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AUDIO: Memories of Britpop, 20 years on

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 17:18
Twenty years on, Gaz Coombes and Sophie Ellis-Bextor talk about their memories of the Britpop scene with BBC radio presenter Jo Whiley.

AUDIO: Hislop: Scottish union 'successful'

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 15:07
Private Eye editor Ian Hislop has praised what he terms the "successful" union between Scotland and the rest of the UK.

AUDIO: Man stung by bees in pain experiment

BBC Health - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 15:04
A PhD student has allowed bees to sting him 190 times - to find out which part of the body it hurts the most.

AUDIO: Man stung by bees in pain experiment

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 15:04
A PhD student has allowed bees to sting him 190 times - to find out which part of the body it hurts the most.

AUDIO: Skills shortage leaves jobs vacant

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 14:54
The number of job vacancies in England is increasing - but employers are struggling to find enough staff to meet demand.

VIDEO: Rare Chinese cup sold for $36m

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 14:36
A rare Ming-era wine cup fetches a record-breaking $36m at auction in Hong Kong on Tuesday.

VIDEO: When SpAds go bad, and make the news

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 13:07
Archive footage reveals how government Special Advisers, known as SpAds, end up in the news for the wrong reasons.

VIDEO: Schools 'not ready for hot meal pledge'

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:16
More than 2,700 schools in England will not be ready to serve hot school meals this September, the BBC finds.

VIDEO: Violent brawl at Ukraine parliament

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:05
Tempers flared and punches were thrown in Ukraine's parliament on Tuesday as opposing nationalist and separatist factions traded blows.

VIDEO: Crowds cheer Irish president's carriage

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:03
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh have met Irish President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina at the start of the first official state visit by an Irish head of state.

AUDIO: Maria Miller 'hounded' over expenses

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:46
Boris Johnson discusses treatment of Culture Secretary Maria Miller after she overclaimed on her expenses.

AUDIO: Hirst autobiography 'to expose art world'

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:43
James Fox, ghostwriter of Damien Hirst's autobiography, speaks to Will Gompertz about what we can expect from the book.

VIDEO: Pistorius: 'Moment everything changed'

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:42
Oscar Pistorius has begun to describe "the moment everything changed", when he shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp dead in the early hours of 14 February 2013.

AUDIO: Samsung forecasts drop in profits

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 10:36
Kantar WorldPanel ComTech's strategic director Dominic Sunnebo discusses Samsung's forecasted drop in profits.

VIDEO: NY police and firefighters in brawl

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 08:20
Police officers and firefighters came to blows in Uniondale, Long Island, on Sunday when an annual charity ice hockey match descended into chaos.

VIDEO: Spinal shock revives paralysed legs

BBC News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 06:25
Four men who were paralysed from the chest down have begun to move parts of their legs again after ground-breaking treatment in the US.

VIDEO: Are two heads better than one?

BBC News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 23:05
In the first of a new series, Steve Tappin, reports on US food business Whole Foods, which has two CEOs instead of just one.

VIDEO: US dark matter hunt at critical phase

BBC News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 22:55
The quest to find the most mysterious particles in the Universe is entering a critical phase, scientists say.

VIDEO: End of Gandhi reign in India?

BBC News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 22:42
The first day of voting in India's month-long parliamentary election has seen a high turnout.

VIDEO: Man with hammer attacks tourists

BBC News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 21:36
Three female tourists suffered serious head and facial injuries during a hammer attack in a hotel in London.
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