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VIDEO: Dangers of doping in rugby union

3 hours 47 min ago
A year ago, rugby player Sam Chalmers' world collapsed after he admitted using prohibited substances.

Jones 'not afraid' of NHS scrutiny

4 hours 20 min ago
First Minister Carwyn Jones tells Radio 4's Any Questions he is not afraid of scrutiny of the NHS in Wales.

Attacks 'threaten Egypt's existence'

4 hours 43 min ago
Egypt faces an existential threat from jihadists, the president says, after at least 31 soldiers are killed in two attacks in the Sinai peninsula.

Case unfairly politicised says Adams

4 hours 58 min ago
The case of Belfast woman Maíria Cahill has been unfairly politicised, says Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams.

VIDEO: One killed in US school shooting

5 hours 6 min ago
One person was shot dead and four students wounded in a school by a student who then took his own life, police in the US state of Washington say.

Williams to face Halep in WTA final

5 hours 23 min ago
World number one Serena Williams beats Caroline Wozniacki in a third set tie-break to reach the WTA final in Singapore.

Woman dies after two-car crash

5 hours 34 min ago
A 49-year-old woman dies after her crash collided with another car on the A862 Dingwall to Ardullie road in the Highlands.

Plan to clamp down on nuisance calls

5 hours 39 min ago
Companies which cause "annoyance, inconvenience or anxiety" with marketing calls and text messages could be fined up to £500,000, ministers say.

New HS2 station proposed for Crewe

5 hours 51 min ago
A report into the route of the second phase of the controversial fast train project HS2 is expected to recommend a new station be built in Crewe.

Taarabt row over, says Redknapp

5 hours 54 min ago
QPR manager Harry Redknapp says the club have "moved on" from the row provoked by his criticism of Adel Taarabt.

Iran hangs woman despite campaign

5 hours 58 min ago
Iran defies an international campaign and hangs a woman who killed a man she said was trying to sexually abuse her.

Marussia & Caterham 'to miss' US GP

6 hours 3 min ago
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone says both Marussia and Caterham will miss next weekend's US Grand Prix.

Ex-first ministers hit out at Labour

6 hours 56 min ago
Two former first ministers of Scotland have hit out at Labour's treatment of its Scottish leader Johann Lamont.

Masked gang with iron bars hit man

6 hours 59 min ago
A man is attacked in his County Down home by masked men carrying iron bars.

Vietnam tycoon arrested for 'fraud'

7 hours 4 min ago
One of Vietnam's richest men, Ha Van Tham, is arrested by police on suspicion of lending fraud, authorities say.

Scottish Labour leader stands down

7 hours 4 min ago
Scottish Labour Party leader Johann Lamont resigns with immediate effect after accusing the UK party of treating Scotland like a "branch office".

Man 'raped by priest 65 years ago'

7 hours 14 min ago
A 72-year-old man says he was raped by a priest in a Bedfordshire boys' home 65 years ago.

Students fined over sexist chants

7 hours 16 min ago
A number of students are fined following an investigation after footage emerged of a group chanting about violence and necrophilia.

AUDIO: Is technology killing old loved books?

7 hours 39 min ago
Josh Spero, author of Second Hand Stories and editor of Spear's Magazine, and the author Erica Wagner, a former literary editor of the Times mull the question of high tech and old books.

AUDIO: Ebola health worker's audio diary fears

7 hours 41 min ago
Dr Geraldine O'Hara, an infectious diseases specialist from Huddersfield, has recorded a series of audio diaries while she is in Sierra Leone.

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