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African solar plan to power UK homes

1 hour 14 min ago
Investors are seeking funding from the UK government for an ambitious plan to import solar energy generated in North Africa.

Nine hospitals hit by scan strike

1 hour 38 min ago
Over 400 scans and x-rays are cancelled across Wales as radiographers hold a four-hour strike on Monday.

VIDEO: Robot dragon versus giant spider

1 hour 38 min ago
Two mythical creatures, a giant spider and a huge dragon, have faced one another in battle at Beijing's Olympic Park.

620 IT jobs promised for south Wales

1 hour 47 min ago
Over 620 IT jobs are being promised for south Wales by a Canadian IT firm, as a car parts firm adds 220 to its workforce too.

VIDEO: Major fire at Didcot power station

1 hour 47 min ago
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a major blaze at Didcot B power station in Oxfordshire.

Toddler in hospital after 'assault'

2 hours 6 min ago
A two-year old girl is being treated in hospital after a suspected assault in County Armagh.

Church leaders meet NI politicians

2 hours 17 min ago
Leaders of Northern Ireland's four main churches are to meet political leaders at Stormont later.

Mother helped son flee IS in Syria

2 hours 24 min ago
The mother who helped her son flee IS in Syria

Switching sites 'hiding' best deals

2 hours 24 min ago
Five of the UK's biggest price comparison sites are accused of "hiding" the best energy deals from consumers by one of their rivals

Fire at power station investigated

3 hours 14 min ago
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a major blaze at Didcot B power station in Oxfordshire.

Asia's share markets up on US data

3 hours 18 min ago
Asian shares bounce back after positive data and earnings from the US, and gains on Wall Street

Untested drugs bill a step closer

3 hours 39 min ago
A new law that would allow terminally-ill patients in England and Wales to be given untested medicines moves a step closer after receiving government backing.

Jokowi to become Indonesia president

4 hours 29 min ago
Joko Widodo, the winner of Indonesia's presidential election in July, is set to be inaugurated as the leader of the South East Asian nation.

US drops arms to Kurds battling IS

4 hours 39 min ago
US military aircraft drop weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish fighters battling IS militants in the key Syrian town of Kobane.

Where the Beatles lived in Liverpool

5 hours 39 min ago
The Liverpool homes where the Beatles grew up

When the average age of death was zero

5 hours 44 min ago
The time when the average age of death was zero

Barroso appeals to pro-EU Britons

6 hours 21 min ago
The outgoing European Commission president is to call on pro-European politicians in the UK to make a more positive case for staying in the EU.

VIDEO: Stand-off continues in Mong Kok

6 hours 26 min ago
The stand-off between protesters and police continues in Mong Kok, Hong Kong.

HK protesters deny 'foreign link'

6 hours 32 min ago
Pro-democracy activists criticise comments by Hong Kong leader CY Leung, who says "external forces" are involved in protests in the territory.

China's communist leaders to gather

6 hours 56 min ago
A key meeting of Chinese Communist Party leaders focusing on the rule of law and fighting corruption is due to begin in Beijing.