How chemists plan to sniff out bombs :: Chemists are developing new sensors to sniff out explosives before deadly attacks can occur.
Boy charged over centre 'knife fight' :: A 16-year-old boy is charged with a number of offences after an alleged knife fight broke out in a shopping centre on Boxing Day.
VIDEO: CEO Secrets: Asda boss gives advice :: Andy Clarke, chief executive of the UK's Asda supermarket group, offers the business advice he wishes he had had when he started out, as part of the BBC News series, CEO Secrets.
Putin's inner circle :: President Putin's core leadership team is made up of long-time allies who served with him in the KGB, in St Petersburg or both, as Andrew Monaghan explains.
Smartphone, smart photography :: How you can take smartphone photography to the next level
Hundreds still have black and white TV :: More than 550 households in Scotland are still watching television in black and white, according to TV licensing officials.
Traumatised Ukraine soldiers struggle to adapt to civilian life :: The BBC's David Stern in Kiev reports on the difficulties faced by soldiers traumatised by the conflict in eastern Ukraine as they struggle to adapt to civilian life.
Many 'suffer silently' over continence :: Millions of people in England experience problems with continence, but many are not getting the support they need, health officials warn.
The East German team that refused to die :: The football team that refused to give up as country died
South Africa still awaits its golden age :: Twenty-one years after the end of apartheid, South Africa is still a nation of huge inequality, and frustrated dreams, says Milton Nkosi.
Notable UK deaths of 2015 :: Remember some of those who died in 2015
Top business tips for 2016 :: Successful bosses give their advice for the next 12 months
VIDEO: Ronson, liars and Ebola: the year's noteworthy internet tunes :: The hit viral songs and parody videos of 2015
Bin Laden's former bodyguard dies :: Nasser al-Bahri - late al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden's former bodyguard - dies after a long illness, medical sources in Yemen tell the BBC.
'Hundreds of inmates' released in error :: Prisoners are being released early by mistake at a rate of just under one every week in England and Wales, figures obtained from the Ministry of Justice reveal.
Samsung Elec plans initial production of 5 mln Galaxy S7 phones - report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7KdfwsKsXzE/story01.htm
The dark past of the Jelly Baby :: Unravelling the Jelly Baby's dark past
VIDEO: Maggie the dog made honorary teacher :: A dog has become so successful in helping children to read that she' has become an honorary member of staff at a school in the West Midlands.
Two kids per couple in China now :: url: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35494/f/676993/s/4c7c24c6/sc/13/l/0Ledition0Bcnn0N0C20A150C120C270Casia0Cchina0Etwo0Echild0Epolicy0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Fedition/story01.htm
China finally has a law prohibiting domestic violence - CNN :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNHcIPxh2fIwADhwNRbP5owNA-usBg&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779017324037&ei=owuBVqDpEYbB1AbRh7SABQ&url=http://www.cnn.com/2015/12/27/asia/china-first-domestic-violence-law/
Iraqi army declares first major victory over Islamic State in Ramadi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/leKKxqCzOX0/story01.htm
Australian train derails with tens of thousands of gallons of acid on board - CNN :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNEY_m-sfhL_pWybZY5svInM-E-kVQ&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779017165956&ei=owuBVqDpEYbB1AbRh7SABQ&url=http://www.cnn.com/2015/12/28/asia/australia-queensland-train-derails-sulfuric-acid/
Domestic violence now a crime in China :: url: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35494/f/676993/s/4c7f5c9a/sc/7/l/0Ledition0Bcnn0N0C20A150C120C270Casia0Cchina0Efirst0Edomestic0Eviolence0Elaw0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Fedition/story01.htm
ISIS leader's rare audio message warns of difficult times ahead :: url: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35494/f/676993/s/4c7e9568/sc/13/l/0Ledition0Bcnn0N0C20A150C120C270Cmiddleeast0Cisis0Estressed0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Fedition/story01.htm
Putin's presidential potty mouth :: url: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35494/f/676993/s/4c77c939/sc/13/l/0Ledition0Bcnn0N0C20A150C120C250Ceurope0Cvladimir0Eputin0Ebad0Elanguage0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Fedition/story01.htm
Exploitation? 'Schoolgirl cafes' :: url: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35494/f/676993/s/4c7efc6f/sc/38/l/0Ledition0Bcnn0N0C20A150C120C270Casia0Cjapan0Eschoolgirl0Ecafes0Ejk0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Fedition/story01.htm
China passes tough anti-terror laws :: China passes tough new anti-terror laws saying they are needed to combat rising threats, but critics say the measures are too broad and sweeping.
NFL legend Manning denies doping :: url: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35494/f/676993/s/4c7e9775/sc/13/l/0Ledition0Bcnn0N0C20A150C120C270Csport0Cpeyton0Emanning0Ehgh0Eallegation0Eal0Ejazeera0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Fedition/story01.htm
Car bomb near airport leaves 1 dead :: url: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35494/f/676993/s/4c7f9e35/sc/13/l/0Ledition0Bcnn0N0C20A150C120C280Casia0Cafghanistan0Eviolence0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Fedition/story01.htm
VIDEO: Growing up in a Rio shanty town :: Eleven year-old twins Samira and Samir da Silva describe what it is like growing up in a Rio shanty town.