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Diana's Bake Off exit announced

BBC News Feed - 13 hours 4 min ago
Great British Bake Off contestant Diana Beard has left the show, but the BBC says her exit was due to illness, not a controversy over the latest episode.

Ebola travel bans 'should be lifted'

BBC News Feed - 13 hours 9 min ago
West African health ministers call for travel restrictions on countries affected by the Ebola outbreak to be lifted, following WHO advice.

VIDEO: Millionaires search Med for migrants

BBC News Feed - 13 hours 12 min ago
A philanthropist couple have launched what they say is the world's first privately funded boat to help migrants in trouble at sea.

VIDEO: Teaching children to be engineers

BBC News Feed - 13 hours 12 min ago
The art of making boats out of coffee stirrers

VIDEO: Bake Off's Iain: I don't hold a grudge

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 22:50
Great British Bake Off loser Iain Watters tells BBC Newsnight he doesn't hold a grudge against fellow contestant Diana Beard, even though she played a part in his elimination.

Google trials drone deliveries

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 22:00
Google reveals it has built and tested its own drones as part of a plan to make automated deliveries to remote homes as well as disaster-hit zones.

Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 AEL Limassol (agg 5-1)

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 21:40
Mauricio Pochettino's winning start as Tottenham boss continues as they clinch their place in the Europa League group stage.

Liverpool drawn against Real Madrid

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 21:35
Liverpool are drawn against holders Real Madrid as Manchester City get a tough draw in the Champions League.

VIDEO: Victim: 'Police lost abuse evidence'

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 21:34
The police watchdog, the IPCC, is writing to South Yorkshire Police warning "evidence of failures" must be passed on, after a report found least 1,400 children were subjected to appalling sexual exploitation in Rotherham between 1997 and 2013.

Erdogan sworn in as Turkey president

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 20:48
Recep Tayyip Erdogan is officially sworn in as Turkish president after winning the country's first ever public vote for head of state.

Savage: Man Utd need more new faces to make formation work

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 20:26
Angel Di Maria will not end Man Utd's problems on his own, says Robbie Savage.

VIDEO: 'Bruise suit' for disabled athletes

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 20:10
A pressure-sensitive suit designed by researchers at Imperial College London identifies possible injuries in athletes who may be unaware they have been hurt.

Family attacks 'racially motivated'

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 20:01
Two families from Sudan are targeted in attacks police say they are treating as racially-motivated hate crimes.

GB women break 4x100m relay record

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 19:59
Britain's women break the national 4x100m record while James Dasaolu comes third in the 100m at the Zurich Diamond League.

VIDEO: Oldest wing walker takes to skies

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 19:48
The world's oldest wing walker has extended his own record at the opening of the Bournemouth Air Festival.

VIDEO: Buried gold sparks treasure hunt

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 19:43
Hundreds of people have descended on Folkestone beach in a bid to get their hands on a share of buried gold worth £10,000.

VIDEO: Scientists trial knotweed killers

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 19:41
Swansea University scientists are conducting the largest field trial in Europe to find new ways of killing Japanese knotweed.

Swansea council leader steps down

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 19:39
The leader of Swansea council resigns saying he will focus on building the city's regional and national profile.

Nato: Russian troops are in Ukraine

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 19:32
Nato releases satellite images which it says show Russian forces inside Ukraine to help rebels fight government troops - a claim Russia denies.

Paper outlines potential health cuts

BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 19:31
Health Minister Edwin Poots outlines how the health service will be impacted by potential cuts in a paper seen by the BBC.
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