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- VIDEO: One-minute World News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:43:35 GMT
- Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
- VIDEO: Aerial view of new Glasgow landscape Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:52:50 GMT
- Glasgow has been getting ready for the Games and investing money in 13 sporting venues across the city for more than six years.
- VIDEO: Mayfly swarm fools radar Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:08:01 GMT
- Millions of mayflies took to the air in Wisconsin, tricking radar into thinking it was raining
- VIDEO: Games cyclists find Glasgow bearings Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:13:21 GMT
- Scotland Correspondent Lorna Gordon bumps into some of the team from Swaziland on the streets of Glasgow.
- VIDEO: Pupils confuse Merkel with the Queen Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:39:29 GMT
- Indian and Kenyan school pupils explain what they understand about the Commonwealth Games and tried to identify the Royal family.
- Dogs 'hardwired' to be jealous wags Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:09:59 GMT
- Jealousy is not just part of the human condition, a study suggests, it appears to be hard wired into the brains of dogs too.
- Indian boy has 232 teeth removed Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:23:06 GMT
- Doctors in India extract 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation.
- Europe lifts Tel Aviv flights ban Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:22:06 GMT
- The European Aviation Safety Agency has joined the US in lifting its ban on flights to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport.
- GM profits hit by recall problems Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:58:38 GMT
- Earnings at the US carmaker General Motors slump because of the cost of vehicle recalls.
- Qualcomm disputes China phone sales Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:07:59 GMT
- US chipmaker Qualcomm claims some Chinese companies are misrepresenting sales to minimise their payments.
- Nasa seeks aid with Earth-Mars links Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:33:24 GMT
- Nasa is asking for help to get data back from future science missions orbiting Mars or roaming its surface.
- Birdman heads Venice gala line-up Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:26:02 GMT
- Birdman, starring Michael Keaton and Edward Norton, will lead this year's Venice Film Festival line-up.
- Pet Shop Boys premiere Turing tribute Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:18:52 GMT
- Pop duo the Pet Shop Boys unveil their latest work, a tribute to wartime code-breaker Alan Turing, at the first of this year's Late Night BBC Proms.
- Government to end nuclear waste veto Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:26:33 GMT
- The UK government wants to scrap a community veto which allows local politicians to block a future £12bn nuclear waste repository.
- Carbon concerns over wood burning Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:58:56 GMT
- Burning wood to fuel power stations can create as many harmful carbon emissions as burning coal, according to a government report.