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VIDEO: Dowry 'should be banned' in Britain

Fri, 2014-08-22 12:15
A leading British QC says the custom of dowry should be banned in the UK

VIDEO: Couple find love on transplant ward

Fri, 2014-08-22 12:13
Two liver transplant patients have said their lives have changed unrecognisably after they found love on the transplant ward.

Israel vows response to boy's death

Fri, 2014-08-22 12:11
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu says army and intelligence operations will "intensify" after a four-year-old boy is killed by fire from Gaza.

Manning 'denied gender treatment'

Fri, 2014-08-22 11:15
The US military has yet to offer imprisoned Wikileaks leaker Chelsea Manning sex change treatment despite medical recommendations, her lawyer says.

VIDEO: Work starts on Celtic coin hoard

Fri, 2014-08-22 10:59
Work to uncover the secrets of the world's largest hoard of Celtic coins starts in Jersey.

I'm not racist nor sexist - Mackay

Fri, 2014-08-22 10:37
Ex-Cardiff boss Malky Mackay says he is no "racist, sexist, homophobe or anti-Semite" after sending offensive text messages.

Lithuania envoy killed in Ukraine

Fri, 2014-08-22 10:31
Lithuania says its honorary consul has been murdered by "terrorists" in Luhansk, in rebel-held eastern Ukraine.

Cliff police and BBC to face MPs

Fri, 2014-08-22 10:28
BBC and South Yorkshire Police chiefs are summoned before MPs after a claim of a "cover-up" over the raid on Sir Cliff Richard's home.

Experts to review stroke clot-buster

Fri, 2014-08-22 10:20
The UK medicines watchdog is setting up a review to look at the safety of alteplase, a clot-busting drug often used to treat strokes.

Pet Shop Boys to make Archers cameo

Fri, 2014-08-22 10:17
Ambridge is to get a dose of pop star royalty after it was revealed that pop duo Pet Shop Boys are to make a cameo appearance on Radio 4's The Archers.

VIDEO: Film Review - the week's new films

Fri, 2014-08-22 09:56
Film critic Anna Smiths reviews the week's film releases.

Peaty sets breaststroke world record

Fri, 2014-08-22 09:54
Britain's Adam Peaty breaks the 50m breaststroke world record in the semi-finals of the European Championships.

Police seize dog as OAP, 91, bitten

Fri, 2014-08-22 09:27
A 91-year-old great-grandmother needed surgery after being bitten by a dog while walking home in Cardiff.

Fine over flat accessed by crawling

Fri, 2014-08-22 09:21
A landlord is fined for renting out a loft room that could only be accessed by crawling into it.

PCC chosen in 10.4% turnout election

Fri, 2014-08-22 09:12
Labour's David Jamieson is elected as the new West Midlands police and crime commissioner as it emerges the turnout was 10.4%.

Men jailed for wife contract killing

Fri, 2014-08-22 09:10
A man who paid a crack cocaine addict £1,000 to kill his wife is jailed for life for her murder.

Salmonella 'from single egg source'

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:59
The outbreak of salmonella in England is likely to have come from a single source of eggs, according to Public Health England.

Gaza: Suspected informants executed

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:56
Hamas executes 18 people suspected of helping Israel, as two Palestinians and an Israeli boy are killed in the latest violence in the Gaza conflict.

Man killed as car plunges into lake

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:51
A driver dies when his car plunges into the largest natural lake in south-west England.

Emily Watson to star in 7/7 drama

Fri, 2014-08-22 08:51
Actress Emily Watson is to star in a BBC drama about a woman struggling to come to terms with the death of her daughter in the London 7/7 bombings.
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