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Indiana to 'fix' to religion law

1 hour 7 min ago
The governor of Indiana has said that he wants state lawmakers to "fix" a religious freedom law that has created a national outcry by the end of this week.

VIDEO: Cumberbatch reads 'moon disaster' letter

1 hour 15 min ago
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch reads a letter from 1969 by presidential speechwriter William Safire, on Newsnight.

Ashcroft quits the House of Lords

1 hour 26 min ago
Conservative Lord Ashcroft says he is standing down as a UK peer

'Nightmare PE lessons must change'

1 hour 26 min ago
Less cross-country in "knickers and polo shirt" and improved facilities in schools would improve PE for girls, says Victoria Pendleton.

Yemen 'on verge of total collapse'

1 hour 29 min ago
The UN's human rights chief warns Yemen is "on the verge of total collapse", as Saudi-led coalition aircraft bombard Houthi rebels.

LHC fixes glitch, prepares for beams

1 hour 46 min ago
The short circuit delaying the restart of the Large Hadron Collider has been fixed, after a blast of high current melted the culpable metal particle.

VIDEO: Abandoned horses 'crisis' - RSPCA

1 hour 47 min ago
The RSPCA says it is looking after so many abandoned horses, donkeys and ponies that it cannot take in any more.

Public warned over wanted killer

1 hour 53 min ago
People are warned not to approach a "dangerous" convicted murderer who breached his prison release licence.

Weather in pictures: 31 March

2 hours 1 min ago
How winds have been battering parts of Britain

US bill to cloak officer names fails

2 hours 2 min ago
Arizona's governor vetoes a bill that would have required the names of officers involved in shootings to be kept secret for 60 days.

VIDEO: Bale's basketball half-court hat-trick

2 hours 9 min ago
Real Madrid and Wales forward Gareth Bale takes part in the NBA's half-court challenge, testing his basketball shooting accuracy.

Buenos Aires empty as strike hits

2 hours 14 min ago
Residents of Buenos Aires woke up to empty streets on Tuesday as a one-day strike by transportation workers began.

US makes climate pledge to UN

2 hours 16 min ago
The US has pledged to tackle climate change by cutting its carbon emissions 26-28% by 2025.

Election 2015 in pictures: 31 March

2 hours 28 min ago
The first full day of campaigning

Why take Kane & Barkley to Euro Under-21s?

2 hours 35 min ago
Playing in the European Under-21s Championship could be of benefit to England's young stars, writes BBC Sport's Alistair Magowan.

Reading project wins Lindgren Award

2 hours 47 min ago
Praesa, a reading project aimed at children and young people in South Africa, is named the winner of the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

Lufthansa puts $300m aside for crash

2 hours 49 min ago
An additional $300m is being put aside to deal with possible costs arising from the Germanwings plane crash, Lufthansa officials say.

VIDEO: Will election campaign make any difference?

3 hours 1 min ago
A box and plastic balls are used to see whether the public think the election campaign will make any difference.

No action taken over disaster 'lie'

3 hours 12 min ago
No disciplinary action was ever taken against the Hillsborough match commander for his "wicked lie" about the disaster, the inquests are told.

How key is the current account deficit?

3 hours 23 min ago
Does the UK being a large net borrower from other states actually matter?

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