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VIDEO: Russia ban bites Polish apple crop  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:11:38 GMT
Russian EU food sanctions hit just before the Polish apple crop harvests leaving farmers with a glut of unsold fruit. 
VIDEO: Bombers in historic Lincoln flypast  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:22:32 GMT
The world's only two flying Lancasters have been united with a Vulcan bomber in a formation flight described as a "never to be repeated" event 
Urban areas are hives for wild bees  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:31:41 GMT
A study finds a "considerable richness" of bee species in urban habitats, suggesting cities could help maintain healthy populations of the vital pollinators. 
Miley banned in Dominican Republic  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:50:17 GMT
A Miley Cyrus concert scheduled for the Dominican Republic has been banned over the "morals" in her performances. 
Fed says 'slack' in US jobs market  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:55:52 GMT
US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen says there is still "remaining slack in the labour market". 
HSBC boss in 'capital flight' claim  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:28:12 GMT
Uncertainty over an independent Scotland's currency could lead to "capital flight" from the country, the chairman of HSBC claims. 
NSA and GCHQ agents 'leak Tor bugs'  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:58:17 GMT
The Tor Project says it believes some NSA and GCHQ agents are surreptitiously leaking it information to protect anonymity on the net. 
Researchers hack into Gmail app  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:47:55 GMT
US researchers say they have been able to hack into Gmail accounts with a 92% success rate by exploiting a weakness in smartphone software. 
India blocks Gandhi murder film  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 02:31:03 GMT
India blocks the release of a film on the assassination of former Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi, after complaints it glorifies her killers. 
Singer accuser seeks case dismissal  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:49:01 GMT
A man who claims he was sexually abused by director Bryan Singer seeks to have his legal action dismissed due to problems securing a legal team. 
Warming 'pause' may last until 2025  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:45:33 GMT
The hiatus in the rise in global temperatures is being caused by the Atlantic Ocean and could last another 10 years, say researchers. 
Stench of decay turns coral away  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:44:24 GMT
Baby coral and fish can smell the difference between good and bad reefs, say marine ecologists. 
Experts to review stroke clot-buster  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:20:11 GMT
The UK medicines watchdog is setting up a review to look at the safety of alteplase, a clot-busting drug often used to treat strokes. 
Double vaccines 'could end polio'  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:31:23 GMT
Using both types of polio vaccine could speed up efforts to free the world of the crippling and potentially fatal disease, research suggests. 
Rosberg beats Hamilton to pole  Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:00:27 GMT
Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to pole position at the Belgian Grand Prix in treacherous wet conditions.