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Tunisia policemen jailed for rape

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 21:15
Two Tunisian policemen are sentenced to seven years in prison for raping a young woman, a case that triggered protests and global condemnation.
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VIDEO: Keeping global web traffic safe

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 21:02
Next time you stream a movie, or book a plane ticket, you may well have cloud platform firm Akamai to thank, as the BBC's Ali Moore discovers.
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Murder marine wife's appeal hopes

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 20:40
The wife of a Royal Marine jailed for life for murdering an injured Afghan fighter speaks of her hope that the conviction will be overturned.
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Web 'brings freedom and scrutiny'

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 20:33
More than 65% of participants in a global BBC poll believe the internet has brought greater freedom, but many think this comes at the cost of increased government surveillance.
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Do gay people still need gay bars?

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 20:20
Do gay people still need gay bars?
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Love 'em or hate 'em - Britain's rocky relationship with the EU

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 20:14
Why Britain has such a rocky relationship with the EU
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Cybervictim Rehtaeh Parsons's legacy

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 20:12
Rehtaeh Parsons and the toll of cyberbullying
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VIDEO: Is this the best April Fool's ever?

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:39
Was this the greatest April Fool's prank ever?
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Is London really France's 'sixth biggest city'?

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:37
Is London really France's 'sixth biggest city'?
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What's in the new NHS boss's in-tray?

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:35
What is in the new NHS boss's in-tray?
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What freedom looks like to you

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:34
Powerful portraits of what freedom looks like to you
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Cash flow king for small businesses

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:16
The technologies helping small businesses keep the cash flowing
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Self-healing muscle grown in the lab

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:12
Scientists grow living muscle in the lab that heals by itself - a significant step in tissue engineering.
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VIDEO: Telepresence your way into work

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:07
How to telepresence your way into work
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NHS facing 'biggest ever challenge'

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:06
The NHS is facing the biggest challenge in its history because of the squeeze on its budget, says its new boss on his first day in the job.
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BT criticised over rural broadband

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:05
A committee of MPs complains details of BT's planned rural broadband rollout are often insufficient making it hard for rivals to plan their own services.
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Andy Murray hotel open for business

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:04
Cromlix, Andy Murray's hotel venture near his home town of Dunblane, is open for business.
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Germany returns WW2 loot to Poland

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:02
Germany hands back an 18th Century painting that was looted from Poland's National Museum by the Nazis in 1939.
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New town plan likely to be rejected

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:01
Plans for an eco friendly new town called Owenstown in South Lanarkshire likely to be rejected by councillors
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'DIY' personal care introduced

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:01
Rule change means that local authorities can offer people who need home care cash for them to organise it themselves.
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