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HS2 'over-priced' say transport experts

Thu, 26 May 2016 - 12:48am
HS2 is an over-priced, gold-plated project and will fail in many of its objectives a group of transport experts warns.

Capsize photos and population figures

Thu, 26 May 2016 - 12:26am
Dramatic images of a migrant boat capsize feature widely, while projections of a population rise in England also attract headlines.

Ryanair accused of breaking electoral law

Thu, 26 May 2016 - 12:26am
Vote Leave has accused airline company Ryanair of breaking electoral law in its campaign for the UK to stay in the EU.

The dangers of shaking babies

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 11:47pm
The mums whose partners shook their babies

Deadly shooting at NYC concert hall

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 11:36pm
One person is killed and three others wounded in a shooting at a concert hall in New York where hip-hop artist TI was due to perform.

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard to divorce

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 10:41pm
Film star Johnny Depp and his actress wife Amber Heard are to divorce, US court documents reveal.

Probation breaches 'not being reported'

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 10:19pm
Probation officers are being told not to take action against offenders who breach sentence terms, because their companies risk being fined, a watchdog in England and Wales has said.

Who will cook your Indian curry?

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 9:16pm
Nick Robinson looks at why curry houses appear to be Eurosceptic.

VIDEO: Camper's close encounter with lions

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 9:11pm
A couple of campers describe the moment three lions explored their campsite and licked their tent.

VIDEO: BBC journalist on end of cancer treatment

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 9:07pm
BBC journalist Victoria Derbyshire has completed six weeks of radiotherapy, her last major treatment for breast cancer.

BBC journalist completes cancer treatment

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 9:07pm
Victoria Derbyshire completes breast cancer treatment

What are legal highs?

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 9:03pm
The government has introduced a ban on the sale of legal highs, but what are they and where does the law stand on them?

French nuclear workers to join strike

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 8:47pm
Workers at French nuclear power stations are due to join a strike over labour reforms that has already paralysed oil refineries and triggered fuel shortages.

Refugee is Children's Word of the Year

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 8:42pm
Refugee has been announced as Children's Word of the Year after appearing in hundreds of short stories written by young people for Radio 2's 500 Words competition.

US nuclear force 'uses floppy disks'

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 8:26pm
The US nuclear weapons force still uses 1970s-era computer systems and floppy disks, a government report reveals.

Online learning to cut tuition fees

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 8:20pm
A UK online university network is claiming a "breakthrough moment" as students can cut the cost of a Russell Group degree by studying part of it online.

Royal Mail unveils Pink Floyd stamps

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 8:20pm
A set of stamps celebrating 50 years of British rock group Pink Floyd have been unveiled by Royal Mail.

NHS urged to control discharge delays

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 8:18pm
The NHS in England must get a grip on the delays patients face in being released from hospital, as the problem causes unnecessary harm and wastes money, the National Audit Office says.

Guyana's gifts to the world

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 8:15pm
Half-a-century of Guyana's gifts to the world

Warning over steel pension cut proposal

Wed, 25 May 2016 - 7:30pm
The government is warned that a proposal to cut pension benefits to help save Tata Steel's UK operations could have implications "well beyond the industry".