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Ankara attack: Who are the suspects?

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 16:31
Turkey's government says Islamic State could be behind the Ankara bombing, while the opposition blames the 'deep state' - the BBC examines the claims.

Ebola nurse's close contacts identified

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 16:30
A total of 58 people who had been in close contact with Scottish nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone, are identified.

VIDEO: Hunting rifle emoji causes controversy

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 16:09
A gun-control campaign group objects to the inclusion of a hunting rifle in the proposed new list of official emojis.

Boris: Price of EU exit 'lowest ever'

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 16:06
Boris Johnson says the price of quitting the EU is "lower than it's even been" - and refuses to rule out spearheading the 'Out' campaign.

Minecraft player's 35-hour marathon

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 15:59
British video gamer hopes to set a new world record for the longest game of Minecraft after 35-hour fundraising game.

'GM could make pig organs for humans'

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 15:52
A gene-editing method could one day make pig organs suitable for use in people, scientists say.

Police stop guarding Assange embassy

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 15:45
Police stop guarding the Ecuadorean embassy where Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has sought refuge since 2012.

Pakistan series 'hardest by a mile'

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 15:41
Facing Pakistan in the UAE will be harder for England than taking on Australia or South Africa, says Michael Vaughan.

SSI Redcar steelworks to be shut

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 15:27
The coke ovens and blast furnace at the Redcar steelworks will close after no viable offers to buy them were received, the Insolvency Service confirms.

Who are the EU 'In' campaigners?

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 15:26
A guide to some of the key figures in the campaign to keep the UK in the European Union.

VIDEO: How strong is airport security?

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 15:09
Wheelchair user Josh Gardner tests the strength of airport security by going undercover with secret cameras.

VIDEO: 'Unbelievable' catch earns Giants win

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 15:01
Watch the top plays from week five of the 2015 NFL season, where Larry Donnell makes a fingertip catch to earn New York Giants victory against the San Francisco 49ers.

Zimbabwe drops case against lion killer

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 14:56
Zimbabwe says it will not prosecute the US dentist who killed Cecil the lion because he had the proper paperwork allowing him to conduct the hunt.

Student flats hit by major fire

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 14:38
A major fire rips through the roof of a block of student accommodation in Bristol city centre.

US students to defy gun law with dildos

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 14:23
Texas University students plan to take sex toys on campus to protest against a new state law that allows people to carry concealed weapons on college grounds.

BMA stands ground in contract row

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 14:21
Industrial action by junior doctors in England is still on the cards, after union leaders refused to re-enter talks over a new contract.

VIDEO: Edith Cavell 'a woman before her time'

BBC Health - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 14:19
Matron Tosh Dunholm, who laid a wreath at a ceremony to mark the centenary of the death of nurse Edith Cavell, explains why Ms Cavell means so much to her.

AB InBev makes higher SABMiller offer

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 14:06
Anheuser-Busch InBev has increased its offer for rival brewer SABMiller to £43.50 a share.

War drives 'alarming' global hunger

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 13:53
Conflict is "development in reverse" and a key factor that is leaving almost 800 million without enough food, the 2015 Global Hunger Index observes.

Russian strikes put spring in step of Assad's army

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/12/2015 - 13:52
Russian air strikes and Iranian support on the ground has put a new spring in the Syrian army's step, as the BBC's Jim Muir reports.
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