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VIDEO: Susan Boyle sings as Queen arrives

1 hour 4 min ago
Susan Boyle treats the crowd at Celtic Park to rousing version of Mull of Kintyre as part of the opening ceremony for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, shortly before the arrival of The Queen.
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VIDEO: My Glasgow

2 hours 37 min ago
Danny MacAskill rides on Glasgow landmarks, including a breathtaking stunt on the iconic Finnieston Crane.
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VIDEO: Glasgow ready for 2014 Games opening

4 hours 32 min ago
The Queen will formally open the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in front of a 40,000 crowd at Celtic Park.
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VIDEO: Police spied on Ricky Reel's family

4 hours 35 min ago
The family of an Asian student who went missing 17 years ago, and was eventually found dead, say they have been told they were spied on by undercover police officers.
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VIDEO: PM faces Russia links questions

4 hours 46 min ago
David Cameron says the government will look at all outstanding arms export licences to Russia, and has rejected calls to pay back a donation to the Conservatives by the wife of a former Putin minister.
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VIDEO: Ian Watkins jail term appeal rejected

7 hours 24 min ago
An appeal by paedophile rock star Ian Watkins to reduce the length of his jail term for child sex offences has been rejected by judges.
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VIDEO: Amur leopards born at zoo

7 hours 56 min ago
A pair of Amur leopards, which are said to be the rarest big cats in the world, have been born in Leicestershire.
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VIDEO: Games cyclists find Glasgow bearings

8 hours 16 min ago
Scotland Correspondent Lorna Gordon bumps into some of the team from Swaziland on the streets of Glasgow.
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AUDIO: Police warn teens over explicit texts

10 hours 52 min ago
Teenagers who send explicit pictures of each other could be threatened with prosecution, a police officer warns.
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AUDIO: Gay man had shocks on NHS as 'cure'

11 hours 7 min ago
A man who was given electric shocks on the NHS in the 1970's to 'cure' his homosexuality says he 'deeply regrets' it.
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VIDEO: Scotland's athletes hope for medals

11 hours 36 min ago
While Glasgow hopes to make an impression as host of the Commonwealth Games, Scotland's athletes will be hoping to make a lasting impression on the medal table.
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VIDEO: Would you eat a 'waste' food curry?

20 hours 8 min ago
Adam Smith set up the UK's first cafe which serves only waste, or "intercepted", food.
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VIDEO: The Commonwealth Games in 60 seconds

23 hours 18 min ago
As the Commonwealth Games kick off in Glasgow, the BBC explains the background to the action - in 60 seconds.
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VIDEO: Student texts make fly on wall TV show

23 hours 28 min ago
BBC Click's Spencer Kelly goes behind the scenes of the TV programme The Secret Lives of Students.
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VIDEO: Litvinenko death inquiry announced

Tue, 2014-07-22 21:51
The government announces a public inquiry into the death of Alexander Litvinenko, the former KGB officer poisoned with radioactive polonium in London.
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VIDEO: World's media prepare for Glasgow 2014

Tue, 2014-07-22 19:35
Media organisations from across the world are converged on Glasgow for the Commonwealth Games.
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VIDEO: Crowds welcome 'Lusty' for last time

Tue, 2014-07-22 16:58
The Royal Navy's helicopter carrier HMS Illustrious has returned to Portsmouth for the final time.
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VIDEO: Albarn praises 'brave' Latitude

Tue, 2014-07-22 14:32
Blur front man Damon Albarn praises the Latitude Festival for giving him a headline slot off the back of his "slow" album.
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VIDEO: Thousands camping for Glasgow Games

Tue, 2014-07-22 13:29
Thousands of people are staying in the tents at specially designated sites across Glasgow for the Commonwealth Games.
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AUDIO: Girl refused school trip after mum's death

Tue, 2014-07-22 11:35
A school has apologised after an 11-year-old was left out of a reward for 100% attendance because she had a day off for her mother's funeral.
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