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Jolie to direct ivory poaching film

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 02:35
Angelina Jolie signs up to direct Africa, a film about a conservationist's battles with ivory poachers.

Man charged over '£25K cocaine' find

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 02:23
A 41-year-old man is charged over the seizure of suspected cocaine with an estimated street value of £25,000 in Lisburn, County Antrim.

Wedding reception venue catches fire

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 02:13
More than 200 guests are evacuated as a fire breaks out at a wedding reception.

UK hostage's wife in appeal to IS

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 02:08
The wife of a British taxi driver being held hostage by Islamic State appeals to the militants to "see it in their hearts" to release him.

More celeb 'naked pictures' leaked

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 02:06
Kim Kardashian, Mary-Kate Olsen and Vanessa Hudgens seem to be some of the latest victims.

Swimmers bare all for charity cash

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 02:01
About 300 naked people take a plunge in the North Sea to raise money for charity.

I have been given six watches - Dyke

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 02:01
FA chairman Greg Dyke says that he has received six watches but is calling for an end to the culture of gift giving.

VIDEO: Miliband fears at referendum 'lessons'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 01:56
Labour leader Ed Miliband has said that there is a "huge danger" that the political class is learning the "wrong lessons" from the Scottish referendum.

Pardew hits back at pundit Savage

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 01:46
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew criticises Robbie Savage for comments the pundit made in his BBC Sport column this week.

Deadly bomb blast in central Cairo

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 01:43
A bomb explosion near the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo kills at least two police officers, security officials say.

VIDEO: Andrew Marr's Gordon Brown impression

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 01:40
Andrew Marr amused Labour's Ed Miliband when he did an impression of Gordon Brown, as part of a question about whether he might return to front line politics.

Villages unite to reduce speed limit

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 01:32
Residents from three villages unite in battle to reduce speed limit on trunk roads.

VIDEO: Darling: Promises 'must be delivered'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 01:23
Alistair Darling, who led the Better Together campaign, said that the party leaders had made an absolute commitment on an agreement that was "non-negotiable".

After the referendum, the political rows - the papers

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 01:18
Sunday's papers lead on bitter rows between Labour and the Tories on the question of Scottish Mps voting on English matters, and also on internal Conservative Party conflict.

Thousands join city's half-marathon

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 01:09
About 10,000 people are expected to take part in Bristol's half-marathon.

Cape Fear actress Bergen dies aged 84

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 00:47
Polly Bergen, the actress whose fictional family was terrorised by Robert Mitchum in the 1962 film Cape Fear, dies aged 84.

Yemen clashes cast doubt on 'truce'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 00:26
Fighting continues in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, despite an announcement that the government and Shia Houthi rebels have agreed to sign a truce.

VIDEO: Are disability hate crimes ignored?

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 00:19
A former director of prosecutions has said victims of disability hate crime are being failed by the police and the courts.

VIDEO: Inside London hospital's 'eye bank'

BBC - Sun, 2014-09-21 00:05
BBC Inside Out has met the patients who have been given a new lease of life as a result of eye donations and has gone inside Moorfields Hospital’s 'eye bank' in London.

Forest drive tree felling concerns

BBC - Sat, 2014-09-20 23:58
Campaigners against the felling of 150,000 trees at a popular tourist attraction in south Wales are urging ministers to reverse a decision to shut part of it.
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