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VIDEO: Volunteers help migrants in Munich

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 04:48
As thousands of migrants make their way north through Europe, the destination for many will be Germany.

Army 'cracking down' on harassment

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 04:22
The head of the Army says he is bringing in a new code of conduct to crack down on bullying and sexual harassment.

Police cars given to civilian staff

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 04:10
Seven English police forces have given company cars with blue lights and sirens to senior civilian staff not trained to use them, the BBC learns.

Joe Biden: No idea if I will run

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 02:53
US Vice-President Joe Biden says he "just does not know" if he has the "emotional energy" to run for president.

Pope pops out to buy new glasses

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 02:24
Pope Francis draws crowds for an unusual reason - after slipping out of the Vatican to buy new glasses from a Rome optician.

VIDEO: Mother gives birth to own grandchild

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 02:23
A 51-year-old woman in the US has been talking about how she gave birth to her own granddaughter.

VIDEO: Pope shops for new glasses in Rome

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 02:22
Pope Francis drew large crowds on Thursday after slipping out of the Vatican to visit an optician.

VIDEO: Gay marriage row clerk jailed in US

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 02:21
A US judge has ordered a Kentucky official jailed for contempt of court after she has repeatedly refused to issue marriage licences to gay couples.

US clerk jailed in gay marriage dispute

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 02:20
A US judge orders a Kentucky official jailed for contempt of court after she has repeatedly refused to issue marriage licences to gay couples.

Migrants refuse to leave Hungary train

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 02:14
Scuffles break out west of Budapest as police try to force migrants off a train at a refugee camp, while European leaders wrangle over the growing refugee crisis.

Welsh rethink puts RE under microscope

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 01:45
The possible revamping of religious education in Welsh schools is sparking hopes among those who want to see major changes to RE in schools across the UK.

What should we do about radicals?

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 01:33
Key approaches to tackling those with radicalised views

Quiz of the week's news

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 01:30
What made more money for Bono than U2?

Strictly stars and leotard struggles

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 01:28
Strictly stars reveal hopes, fears and leotard struggles

VIDEO: Indonesian chilli prices soaring

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 01:06
Chilli prices have tripled in Indonesia this year, causing real problems for consumers.

China aviation giant buys Irish firm

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 00:33
A unit of Chinese aviation and shipping conglomerate HNA Group is buying Irish aircraft leasing firm Avolon for about $2.5bn (£1.6bn).

Science and maths 'vital for adults'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 00:27
Adults who lack basic science and maths skills risk being "bamboozled" and making bad decisions, according to a leading scientist.

Care of dying 'still inconsistent'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 00:25
Palliative care experts say more investment is needed to improve the care of dying patients.

Aspirin 'might boost cancer therapy'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 00:24
Aspirin may be able to boost the effectiveness of cutting-edge cancer medicines that bolster the immune system, scientists say.

Weight loss surgery 'cures diabetes'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/04/2015 - 00:22
Weight loss surgery cures half of patients with type-2 diabetes, for at least five years, a study suggests.
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