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VIDEO: Teacher: 'Jihadi John' had therapy

Fri, 2015-02-27 23:19
The BBC has learned that Mohammed Emwazi, who has been identified as the Islamic State extremist 'Jihadi John', had anger management therapy at his secondary school in north-west London.
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VIDEO: Meet the men who went part-time

Fri, 2015-02-27 20:26
Close to one million men are now choosing to reduce their hours and take part-time employment. Emma Simpson reports.
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VIDEO: Gary Glitter jailed for 16 years

Fri, 2015-02-27 20:12
The former singer, Gary Glitter, has been jailed for 16 years for sexually abusing three young girls between 1975 and 1980.
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VIDEO: Fees pledge: What do students think?

Fri, 2015-02-27 18:06
The BBC asks students at Leeds University for their reactions to a Labour pledge to reduce tuition fees in England have been a "disaster" and promises Labour would fund a reduction by cutting tax relief on high earners' pensions.
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AUDIO: Ex-MI6 chief on 'Jihadi John' claims

Fri, 2015-02-27 17:12
The former head of MI6, Sir John Sawers, defends the security services amid criticisms they failed to stop Mohammed Emwazi - known as "Jihadi John'" - from joining Islamic State.
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VIDEO: Inside UKIP's 'get Nigel elected' rally

Fri, 2015-02-27 16:10
Robin Brant reports from UKIP's Spring Conference in Margate, an event a senior party figure describes as a 'get Nigel elected' rally.
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VIDEO: Prince and Emperor meet in Japan

Fri, 2015-02-27 14:26
Prince William continues his visit to Japan, lunching with the Japanese Emperor Akihito, as Peter Hunt reports from Tokyo.
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VIDEO: The dress question stressing the world...

Fri, 2015-02-27 13:53
A debate has raged on social media over the colour of a dress which looks different to different people.
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VIDEO: Exclusive peek at Mary Queen of Scots

Fri, 2015-02-27 12:05
An exclusive peek around the studio where the first public statue to Mary Queen of Scots, in the country of her birth, is being created.
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VIDEO: The town torn apart by child sex abuse

Fri, 2015-02-27 07:14
Five specially selected commissioners will take over the running of Rotherham council.
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VIDEO: Algeria siege: Families 'let down'

Fri, 2015-02-27 04:16
A coroner has criticised the security at a gas plant in Algeria which was attacked by Islamist militants leaving 39 foreign workers dead, including seven British citizens and residents.
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VIDEO: Victoria Cross for serving soldier

Thu, 2015-02-26 20:45
A British soldier serving in Afghanistan has been awarded the Victoria Cross, the highest honour for gallantry in the face of the enemy.
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VIDEO: A rainy boat ride for Prince William in Tokyo

Thu, 2015-02-26 13:59
Prince William arrives in Tokyo as he begins a trip to Asia.
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VIDEO: Bionic eye will 'restore sight'

Thu, 2015-02-26 10:35
Scientists at a North East university are working to help "restore sight" to people who have lost their eyes.
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VIDEO: Leeson: 'Bankers still not punished'

Thu, 2015-02-26 03:20
Twenty years since the British Merchant Bank Barings collapsed, its former Singapore general manager Nick Leeson, says bankers are still not being punished properly.
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VIDEO: 'Churchill's Secret Army' reunites

Wed, 2015-02-25 23:36
Gordon Corera meets some of the veterans of the Special Operations Executive - known as Churchill's Secret Army - who worked behind enemy lines in World War Two.
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VIDEO: Town loses beach access battle

Wed, 2015-02-25 22:42
After a seven-year legal battle the people of Newhaven have been told by the Supreme Court they do not have the right to use the town's beach.
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VIDEO: ‘Nurses told me to ignore him'

Wed, 2015-02-25 22:03
A woman who was a patient at Stoke Mandeville hospital in the 1970s says she was sexually assaulted by Jimmy Savile during her time there.
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VIDEO: More police tasers drawn on children

Wed, 2015-02-25 20:04
The former Labour Home Secretary David Blunkett, says he is concerned after figures obtained by the BBC show more than 400 children had tasers drawn on them in 2013.
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VIDEO: Tougher regulations for cold callers

Wed, 2015-02-25 19:38
Companies which make nuisance phone calls will face tougher regulations under changes being announced by the government today.
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