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VIDEO: DLT 'mortified and disappointed'

Fri, 2014-09-26 04:44
Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis has been given a suspended sentence of three months for indecently assaulting a woman in 1995.

North Korean leader 'has illness'

Fri, 2014-09-26 04:42
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has an unspecified illness, state media report, after he failed to appear at a key political event.

Fears for life of blasphemy Scot

Fri, 2014-09-26 04:12
The family of a Scottish grandfather wounded by a prison guard in Pakistan say they fear further attempts on his life.

Asterix creator settles long dispute

Fri, 2014-09-26 04:06
The co-creator of the world-famous Asterix cartoons, Albert Uderzo, ends a seven-year legal battle with his daughter amicably.

Cricketers set Kilimanjaro record

Fri, 2014-09-26 04:02
A group of cricketers sets a new world record for the highest-ever match by playing at the top of Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain.

Neck injury blow for Wales' Owens

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:52
Wales will be without hooker Ken Owens for their November Tests as he is set to undergo neck surgery.

DJ Travis given suspended sentence

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:49
Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is given a suspended sentence of three months for indecently assaulting a woman in 1995.

'Over 3,000 Europeans join jihadis'

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:46
The EU's anti-terrorism chief tells the BBC the number of Europeans joining Islamist fighters in Syria and Iraq has risen to more than 3,000.

National prostitution ring 'smashed'

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:40
A prostitution ring in which women are believed to have been trafficked to the UK and forced to work in brothels has been smashed, police say.

NI leaders under fire over golf trip

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:38
Northern Ireland's first and deputy first ministers are criticised for attending golf's Ryder Cup in Scotland in the midst of a "crisis".

Home Office takes charge of passports

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:34
The UK's Passport Office is to be brought under Home Office control and made accountable to ministers, with its chief executive replaced.

Day in pictures: 26 September

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:23
News images from around the world: 26 September

The end of growth in the West?

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:23
Are decades of stagnation ahead for the UK, US and the eurozone?

VIDEO: Inside the 'UK's greenest homes'

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:13
How builders and architects in Chichester are embracing new technology to make houses greener and more attractive to buyers.

More children pass phonics check

Fri, 2014-09-26 03:12
The controversial phonics check for six year olds is paying off, says the government, with more children meeting the expected standard.

First tee makes strong men go weak

Fri, 2014-09-26 02:53
Shaking hands, loss of vision and trees being planted overnight: how the Ryder Cup first tee affects the most serene of players.

VIDEO: Defeating IS 'a difficult mission'

Fri, 2014-09-26 02:50
Ed Miliband has warned that Islamic State's advance in Iraq has had "catastrophic consequences" which will worsen without intervention.

De La Rue shares plunge on warning

Fri, 2014-09-26 02:41
The company responsible for printing Bank of England banknotes sees its shares plunge 30% after it issues a profits warning.

Web attacks exploit Shellshock bug

Fri, 2014-09-26 02:39
A series of attacks on websites and servers using the serious Shellshock bug has been spotted, say security experts.

Artificial pitches set for return

Fri, 2014-09-26 02:30
The return of artificial pitches to the Football League is backed by club chairmen in League One and Two.

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