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Church attack treated as hate crime

1 hour 27 min ago
Police say they are treating an attack on a Catholic church in County Tyrone as a hate crime.

'Dozens trapped' by Indian landslide

1 hour 37 min ago
About 40 houses are buried and up to 150 people feared trapped after a landslide hit a village in western India, officials say.

Star Wars name passport rejected

1 hour 49 min ago
A woman who added "Skywalker" as a middle name is told by passport officials that her signature infringes a trademark.

UK 'to feel Russia sanction pain'

2 hours 2 min ago
The UK will pay a price for Russian sanctions but the "pain" will be shared across the EU, says Philip Hammond.

Apology over Turtles '9/11 poster'

2 hours 5 min ago
Paramount Pictures apologises over a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles poster featuring the characters jumping from an exploding skyscraper alongside the release date of 11 September.

Ten jailed for India school fire

2 hours 8 min ago
Ten people, including the owner of a school , are convicted for a school fire in 2004 in which 94 children were burnt alive in the southern state of Tamil Nadu.

Dog walker and runner help stop rape

2 hours 11 min ago
A dog walker and a runner help a woman fight off a man who was trying to rape her.

VIDEO: New tech opens doors for jobseekers

2 hours 17 min ago
New technology is opening up whole new careers to young jobseekers who may be having difficulty getting into more established professions.

AIB returns to profit after bail out

2 hours 19 min ago
Allied Irish Bank (AIB), the parent firm of Northern Ireland's First Trust bank, returns to profit for the first time since the financial crash.

Van Gaal right about fitness - Shaw

2 hours 20 min ago
Manchester United full-back Luke Shaw says boss Louis van Gaal was right to question his fitness after joining the club.

Secret Cinema to begin one week late

2 hours 50 min ago
Secret Cinema's screenings of Back to the Future are to begin in London on Thursday after the opening week was cancelled.

Millions to see power bill cut

2 hours 50 min ago
Millions of electricity customers will see an average reduction of £12 a year on their bills, according to proposals from the regulator, Ofgem.

Toure confirms future is at Man City

2 hours 52 min ago
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure says he wants to stay at the Premier League club for "as long as possible".

Cemetery plans opposed by neighbours

3 hours 2 min ago
Plans for a huge new cemetery beside the south Antrim village of Dundrod meets strong opposition from a group of residents.

US and EU expand sanctions on Russia

3 hours 4 min ago
President Barack Obama says new, co-ordinated sanctions from the US and EU will continue to make Russia's "weak economy even weaker".

Instagram reveals new Bolt photo app

Tue, 2014-07-29 23:50
The picture-based social media site has revealed a new Snapchat-style app that lets users send temporary messages.

Argentina hours away from default

Tue, 2014-07-29 23:24
No deal is in prospect in Argentina's debt talks in New York as Wednesday night's default deadline approaches.

The dead dog that changed colour twice

Tue, 2014-07-29 23:19
The dog that stole charity money to buy biscuits

VIDEO: Huge water main leak gouges LA road

Tue, 2014-07-29 22:37
A burst water main on Los Angeles' iconic Sunset Boulevard has caused flooding at the University of California, Los Angeles, local officials say.

School standards £5m funding fears

Tue, 2014-07-29 22:32
There are fears that millions of pounds could be diverted from other schools programmes to fund the Welsh government's new flagship education policy.
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