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  • Japan PM condemns Goto hostage video
    Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:16:38 GMT
    PM Shinzo Abe condemns a "despicable" Islamic State threat to kill hostage Kenji Goto within 24 hours, saying Japan is working for his release.
  • 565 callouts for RNLI's crews
    Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:01:32 GMT
    RNLI lifeboats and lifeguards answered 565 calls for help in Northern Ireland in 2014, the charity's annual statistics show.
  • Care calculator launched by BBC
    Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:00:07 GMT
    The BBC has launched an online guide about how the care system for the over-65s works and how much services cost.
  • Childhood crimes 'can be reviewed'
    Wed, 28 Jan 2015 05:58:50 GMT
    People with a childhood criminal record will be able to ask for a review under new plans revealed by the Northern Ireland justice minister.

BBC Business News

  • VIDEO: India and the muscle business
    Wed, 28 Jan 2015 02:57:02 GMT
    India's fitness industry could become more valuable than the fitness sectors in the UK or the US, according to one industry executive.
  • VIDEO: Apple reports booming China sales
    Wed, 28 Jan 2015 02:21:54 GMT
    Apple reported a 70% increase in sales in China in its most recent quarter. The BBC's John Sudworth takes a look at the Chinese market.
  • Electronic Arts shares up on results
    Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:37:10 GMT
    Shares in Electronic Arts jump almost 5% after the video games publisher reports stronger than expected results.

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