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  • VIDEO: Madrid opposes Catalan referendum

    BBC News - Home
    19 Sep 2014 | 11:39 am
    The Spanish government in Madrid says a referendum in Catalonia would be illegal under the national constitution.
  • VIDEO: Guinea Ebola team found killed

    BBC News - News front page
    19 Sep 2014 | 1:21 pm
    Eight members of a team trying to raise awareness about Ebola have been killed by villagers using machetes and clubs in Guinea, officials say.
  • VIDEO: 'No end in sight' for California fires

    BBC News - World
    19 Sep 2014 | 1:30 pm
    A wildfire in California has doubled in size in just 12 hours, forcing thousands to leave their homes. Kaitlin Lewis of KFBK Radio News is in Sacramento near the site of the fire.
  • VIDEO: Guinea Ebola team found killed

    BBC News - Africa
    19 Sep 2014 | 1:21 pm
    Eight members of a team trying to raise awareness about Ebola have been killed by villagers using machetes and clubs in Guinea, officials say.
  • Alibaba shares surge on NY debut

    BBC News - US & Canada
    19 Sep 2014 | 1:31 pm
    Alibaba's shares closed significantly above their initial price on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, a sign of the excitement surrounding the Chinese internet giant.
 
 
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    BBC News - US & Canada

  • Alibaba shares surge on NY debut

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:31 pm
    Alibaba's shares closed significantly above their initial price on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, a sign of the excitement surrounding the Chinese internet giant.
  • VIDEO: 'No end in sight' for California fires

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:30 pm
    A wildfire in California has doubled in size in just 12 hours, forcing thousands to leave their homes. Kaitlin Lewis of KFBK Radio News is in Sacramento near the site of the fire.
  • Obama in push against sexual assault

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:04 pm
    Actors, athletes and musicians join the White House in a public drive to prevent sexual assault on US university campuses.
  • Law enforcement's domestic abuse problem

    19 Sep 2014 | 12:44 pm
    Police are more prone to domestic violence than NFL players, Qatar's internet speech crackdown, and a positive spin on Chinese "ghost towns".
  • Three guilty of selling tainted nuts

    19 Sep 2014 | 11:57 am
    A federal jury in Georgia convicts three people in connection with a salmonella outbreak that sickened hundreds and caused nine deaths in 2008-09.
 
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    BBC News - Asia

  • VIDEO: GSK receives record fine in China

    19 Sep 2014 | 9:13 am
    Pharmaceutical firm GlaxoSmithKline is fined $490m (£297m) after being found guilt of bribery by a Chinese court.
  • WPP moves into Mongolia

    19 Sep 2014 | 7:57 am
    A subsidiary of global advertising giant WPP has acquired a majority stake in a Mongolian ad agency.
  • New Zealand votes in 'dirtiest' poll

    19 Sep 2014 | 6:45 am
    Voters in New Zealand head to the polls after what is being called the dirtiest campaign in the nation's history.
  • 'Eleven Jinping' TV anchor fired

    19 Sep 2014 | 3:54 am
    Indian state TV fires an anchor who referred to Chinese President Xi Jinping as "Eleven" Jinping, apparently confusing his name with Roman numerals.
  • GSK fined $490m by China for bribery

    19 Sep 2014 | 3:28 am
    China fines UK pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline $490m (£297m) for bribery and its former head of Chinese operations is given a suspended jail sentence.
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    BBC News - Middle East

  • French launch first strikes on IS

    19 Sep 2014 | 7:30 am
    President Hollande says France has carried out its first air strikes against IS militants in Iraq, joining the US in military action against the group.
  • Turkey opens border to Syrian Kurds

    19 Sep 2014 | 5:20 am
    Turkey allows thousands of Syrian Kurds fleeing Islamic State to cross its southern border, as the militants close in on a strategic Syrian town.
  • Clashes in Yemen capital Sanaa

    19 Sep 2014 | 3:18 am
    Fighting between Shia rebels and Sunni militias in Yemen escalates, with clashes on the outskirts of the capital, prompting airlines to suspend flights.
  • Iran Happy dancers given 91 lashes

    19 Sep 2014 | 2:14 am
    Six Iranians arrested for filming a video tribute to Pharrell Williams' song Happy are sentenced to 91 lashes and jail terms, their lawyer says.
  • Iran 'must up IAEA co-operation'

    18 Sep 2014 | 5:29 pm
    Western powers tell Iran that it must step up its co-operation with the world's nuclear watchdog if it wants a deal to ease sanctions.
 
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    BBC News - Asia

  • VIDEO: GSK receives record fine in China

    19 Sep 2014 | 9:13 am
    Pharmaceutical firm GlaxoSmithKline is fined $490m (£297m) after being found guilt of bribery by a Chinese court.
  • WPP moves into Mongolia

    19 Sep 2014 | 7:57 am
    A subsidiary of global advertising giant WPP has acquired a majority stake in a Mongolian ad agency.
  • New Zealand votes in 'dirtiest' poll

    19 Sep 2014 | 6:45 am
    Voters in New Zealand head to the polls after what is being called the dirtiest campaign in the nation's history.
  • 'Eleven Jinping' TV anchor fired

    19 Sep 2014 | 3:54 am
    Indian state TV fires an anchor who referred to Chinese President Xi Jinping as "Eleven" Jinping, apparently confusing his name with Roman numerals.
  • GSK fined $490m by China for bribery

    19 Sep 2014 | 3:28 am
    China fines UK pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline $490m (£297m) for bribery and its former head of Chinese operations is given a suspended jail sentence.
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    BBC News - UK

  • Artist wins top painting prize at 80

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:18 pm
    Artist Rose Wylie wins the John Moores Painting Prize, one of the UK's most prestigious art awards, at the age of 80.
  • May 'should reflect' on doctor abuse

    19 Sep 2014 | 12:08 pm
    A former head of the UK's child protection unit says Theresa May should "reflect on her position" over the government's handling of the Myles Bradbury case.
  • Row brewing over English powers

    19 Sep 2014 | 11:43 am
    David Cameron and Ed Miliband are at odds over plans for English MPs to be given power over England-only issues.
  • Reward Wales, says ex-first minister

    19 Sep 2014 | 11:34 am
    Wales should be rewarded for not putting the UK "through the mincer" of a referendum on independence, former first minister Rhodri Morgan says, after Scotland voted to stay in the UK.
  • Vodafone saves Phones 4U store jobs

    19 Sep 2014 | 11:34 am
    Restructuring at the Phones 4U head office is resulting in 628 redundancies, but 887 jobs in stores will be preserved.
 
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    BBC News - Business

  • Alibaba shares surge on NY debut

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:31 pm
    Alibaba's shares closed significantly above their initial price on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, a sign of the excitement surrounding the Chinese internet giant.
  • South Sudan dismays investors

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:30 pm
    South Sudan's decision to order foreign workers to leave, reversed a day later, has rattled investors and neighbours.
  • Shares rise in London on 'No' vote

    19 Sep 2014 | 9:05 am
    Shares rise in London after Scotland rejects independence, as a rally in the pound fades.
  • Prada profit hit by fall in sales

    19 Sep 2014 | 8:53 am
    The Italian fashion house Prada reports a 20% fall in profit, hit by the strength of the euro and a fall in leather good sales.
  • WPP moves into Mongolia

    19 Sep 2014 | 7:57 am
    A subsidiary of global advertising giant WPP has acquired a majority stake in a Mongolian ad agency.
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    BBC News - Health

  • Sierra Leone begins Ebola lockdown

    19 Sep 2014 | 9:58 am
    A three-day curfew is underway in Sierra Leone to enable health workers to find and isolate cases of Ebola, but critics warn it will achieve little.
  • Cancer test 'Jolie effect' found

    19 Sep 2014 | 6:31 am
    Referrals to breast cancer clinics more than doubled in the UK after Angelina Jolie revealed last year she had had a double mastectomy, say scientists.
  • Ebola health team killed in Guinea

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:58 am
    Eight members of a team trying to raise awareness about Ebola have been killed by villagers in Guinea, officials say.
  • VIDEO: Ebola warning 'a wake-up call'

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:35 am
    US ambassador to the UN Samantha Power tells the BBC's Nick Bryant that she hopes a warning about the threat posed by Ebola by the UN Security Council, will be a wake-up call.
  • French MSF worker contracts Ebola

    18 Sep 2014 | 4:53 am
    A French aid worker from the medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has contracted the Ebola virus in Liberia, reports say.
 
 
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    BBC News - Technology

  • eBay flaw has existed for months

    19 Sep 2014 | 7:38 am
    A dangerous flaw that has exposed eBay customers to malicious websites has been affecting the site since at least February, the BBC has found.
  • Google, Apple to encrypt by default

    19 Sep 2014 | 4:55 am
    Google and Apple commit to encrypting users' data by default, to protect against hackers and the requests of law enforcement agencies.
  • 3D printer telescope snaps moon pics

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:21 am
    A university is showing the first photographs taken by a £100 telescope built from parts made by a 3D printer.
  • 'Artificial eye' to detect particles

    18 Sep 2014 | 5:12 pm
    The human eye has inspired physicists to create a processor that can analyse particle collisions 400 times faster than currently possible.
  • Oracle boss Larry Ellison steps down

    18 Sep 2014 | 4:14 pm
    Multi-billionaire Oracle boss Larry Ellison steps aside to focus on product engineering, as Mark Hurd and Safra Catz are named as co-chief executives.
 
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    BBC News - Have Your Say

  • Salmond to quit after Scots vote No

    19 Sep 2014 | 11:20 am
    Alex Salmond is to step down as first minister of Scotland and Scottish National Party leader after voters rejected independence in Thursday's referendum.
  • Sierra Leone begins Ebola lockdown

    19 Sep 2014 | 9:58 am
    A three-day curfew is underway in Sierra Leone to enable health workers to find and isolate cases of Ebola, but critics warn it will achieve little.
  • Cameron: Let's build a better UK

    19 Sep 2014 | 9:50 am
    PM David Cameron says it is time for millions of voices in England, Wales and Northern Ireland to be heard after Scotland votes to stay in the UK.
  • Scotland votes 'No' to independence

    19 Sep 2014 | 7:51 am
    As Scotland votes to stay in the UK Alex Salmond calls for the pledge of more devolved powers to be carried out, and David Cameron says the commitments will be honoured in full.
  • Users frustrated by Apple iOS update

    18 Sep 2014 | 8:27 am
    Apple iPhone and iPad users take to social media to express their frustration over installing the company's latest software update.
 
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    BBC Sport - Rugby Union

  • Connacht 10-9 Leinster

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:36 pm
    Connacht stun Leinster as they maintain their winning start to the Pro12 season and move to the top of the table.
  • Cardiff Blues 9-26 Ulster

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:28 pm
    Tries from Dan Tuohy and Ian Humphreys earn Ulster a Pro12 win at Cardiff Blues.
  • Clubs agree World Cup compensation

    19 Sep 2014 | 12:26 pm
    Premiership clubs have settled their dispute over the 2015 World Cup by agreeing a £13million compensation deal with the RFU.
  • London Irish v Saracens (Sat)

    19 Sep 2014 | 6:45 am
    Team news as London Irish host Saracens in Saturday's Aviva Premiership fixture at Madejski Stadium (15:00 BST).
  • VIDEO: Moody remembers Bath-Leicester days

    19 Sep 2014 | 6:29 am
    Ex-England flanker Lewis Moody speaks to BBC Points West about the prospects for his former clubs Bath and Leicester, as they prepare to meet at The Rec on Saturday.
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    BBC Sport - Rugby League

  • Leeds Rhinos v Catalan Dragons (Sat)

    19 Sep 2014 | 8:05 am
    Team news as Leeds Rhinos host Catalan Dragons in Saturday's First Utility Super League play-off match at Headingley Carnegie Stadium (17:15 BST).
  • Warrington v Widnes (Sat)

    19 Sep 2014 | 3:39 am
    Team news as Warrington Wolves host Widnes Vikings in Saturday's First Utility Super League Play-off match at Halliwell Jones Stadium (14:45 BST).
  • Smith extends Warriors contract

    19 Sep 2014 | 2:06 am
    Wigan Warriors half-back Matty Smith agrees a new four-year contract with the play-off semi-finalists until 2018.
  • Crooks leaves Hull FC for Parramatta

    19 Sep 2014 | 1:54 am
    Hull FC centre Ben Crooks joins NRL side Parramatta Eels, while the Black and Whites sign Gold Coast Titans outside back Steven Michaels.
  • Wigan 57-4 Huddersfield

    18 Sep 2014 | 1:49 pm
    Super League holders Wigan move within 80 minutes of the 2014 Grand Final with a 57-4 thrashing of Huddersfield Giants.
 
 
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