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Israel rejects Gaza ceasefire plan

2 hours 18 min ago
Israel's security cabinet rejects the Gaza ceasefire proposal put forward by the US Secretary of State John Kerry, Israeli officials say.

VIDEO: Liverpool welcomes WW1 giant puppets

2 hours 20 min ago
Thousands of people have lined Liverpool's streets to welcome three giant marionettes, which will tell the story of the city during World War One.

VIDEO: Gaza baby delivered from dead mother

2 hours 30 min ago
A premature baby has been delivered from a woman killed in a Israeli airstrike on Gaza.

Secret Cinema cancels weekend shows

2 hours 40 min ago
Secret Cinema organiser Fabian Riggall tells the BBC he has decided to cancel all of this weekend's screenings of Back to the Future.

Russia angry at US 'smear campaign'

2 hours 43 min ago
Russia's foreign ministry rejects accusations from the US that its troops have been firing on Ukrainian soldiers from within Russia.

US manhunt for tuberculosis patient

2 hours 48 min ago
Authorities in California search for a fugitive homeless man who has refused treatment for tuberculosis and may be contagious.

England's Rowsell wins pursuit gold

2 hours 58 min ago
England's Joanna Rowsell wins gold in the Commonwealth individual pursuit but Jason Kenny has to settle for sprint silver.

VIDEO: Film Review - the week's new films

3 hours 5 sec ago
Film critic Mark Kermode reviews the week's film releases, including Joe, Hercules and Earth to Echo.

Ed Miliband: No more photo ops?

3 hours 4 min ago
Why is Ed Miliband drawing attention to his public image?

Brazil frees up $13bn for economy

3 hours 18 min ago
In a bid to stimulate the sluggish economy, the Brazilian central bank announces plans to reduce the amount commercial banks have to keep in reserve.

Playgrounds squeezed in places crush

3 hours 21 min ago
Many schools are building new classrooms on outside space to accommodate a growing number of pupils.

AUDIO: Lloyd Webber: Music comps are 'a fix'

4 hours 16 sec ago
Cellist Julian Lloyd Webber has advised aspiring musicians to avoid music competitions because "they are fixed".

Striker Drogba re-signs for Chelsea

4 hours 5 min ago
Chelsea re-sign veteran striker Didier Drogba on a one-year deal after the Ivorian left Galatasaray.

Isis 'overruns' Syrian military base

4 hours 21 min ago
Fighters from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isis) say they have overrun a large Syrian military base on the outskirts of the city of Raqqa.

Obama meets Central American leaders

4 hours 22 min ago
President Barack Obama meets the leaders of Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras to discuss the migrant crisis at the southern US border.

Gecko sex satellite 'not responding'

4 hours 44 min ago
A Russian satellite containing geckos could plummet to earth if control is not regained, according to reports.

10 things we didn't know last week

4 hours 53 min ago
Dogs get jealous, and more nuggets from the week's news.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

4 hours 54 min ago
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

Absent fans get robot to do cheering

5 hours 1 min ago
A struggling Korean baseball team have invented a novel way to improve atmosphere at their matches - by bringing in a crowd of robot fans.

Secret Cinema cancels another show

5 hours 5 min ago
Secret Cinema has scrapped a further screening of Back to the Future, hours before it was due to begin in east London.