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Dozens killed in Nigeria attacks

Sun, 2014-06-22 06:49
Dozens of people are killed in a suspected Boko Haram attack on two Nigerian villages near where more than 200 schoolgirls were abducted in April.

Western Iraq towns fall to militants

Sun, 2014-06-22 06:48
Islamist militants seize another key town in western Iraq - the fourth to fall in quick succession in the mainly-Sunni province of Anbar.

VIDEO: Mass exodus amid Pakistani strikes

Sun, 2014-06-22 06:39
Some 350,000 people have left their homes since the launch of a major military offensive in the tribal region of North Waziristan, according to officials.

Sarajevo cycle event marks WW1

Sun, 2014-06-22 06:13
Thousand of cyclists including elite competitors take part in a race in Sarajevo, the first of a series of events marking the beginning of WW1.

City fire crew attacked by youths

Sun, 2014-06-22 06:06
A fire crew comes under attack from youths throwing rocks as they tried to extinguish a blaze in some trees in Cardiff.

Road reopens after oil spill crash

Sun, 2014-06-22 05:53
A major link road to the M6 motorway from Birmingham fully reopens following a crash which spilled oil across the carriageway.

Rosberg beats Hamilton in Austria

Sun, 2014-06-22 05:38
Nico Rosberg edges a close fight with Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to win the Austrian Grand Prix.

Max Boyce has quadruple heart bypass

Sun, 2014-06-22 05:35
Veteran entertainer Max Boyce is recovering after undergoing a quadruple heart bypass, and has had to cancel his autumn tour.

PCC 'fails to impress' says Cameron

Sun, 2014-06-22 05:29
Ann Barnes has failed to impress in her role as Kent's Police and Crime Commissioner, Prime Minister David Cameron has said.

Lake drained in student murder probe

Sun, 2014-06-22 05:28
A lake is drained and searched by police investigating the murder of a Saudi Arabian student in Colchester.

Woman rescued after swimming in sea

Sun, 2014-06-22 05:24
The coastguard helicopter and a lifeboat have been taking part in a rescue of a woman swimming off Orkney.

PM urges Juncker vote amid EU row

Sun, 2014-06-22 04:55
David Cameron will call for an "unprecedented" vote on any bid to rubber stamp Jean-Claude Juncker as European Commission president, a Downing Street source says.

How do you solve a problem like England?

Sun, 2014-06-22 04:44
Experts on what went wrong for England

Players 'tried to skip England duty'

Sun, 2014-06-22 04:33
QPR boss Harry Redknapp tells the BBC he dealt with players at Tottenham who tried to avoid England duty.

Glover & Stanning win World Cup gold

Sun, 2014-06-22 04:22
Britain's returning Olympic champions Helen Glover and Heather Stanning win the women's pair at the Rowing World Cup.

Poor signal cut short PM holidays

Sun, 2014-06-22 03:58
David Cameron says he had to cut short previous holidays in Cornwall because of poor mobile phone signals in the county.

Israeli teen 'killed by Syria fire'

Sun, 2014-06-22 03:55
A teenager becomes the first Israeli to be killed by firing from Syria in the occupied Golan Heights since the start of the Syria conflict, Israel says.

Labour 'to pause universal credit'

Sun, 2014-06-22 03:51
Labour will "pause" universal credit if it wins the next general election in 2015, shadow work and pensions secretary Rachel Reeves says.

Man in his 20s killed in car crash

Sun, 2014-06-22 03:44
Police appeal for witnesses after a man in his 20s is killed in a car crash in west Belfast.

Outrage at lewd church altar scene

Sun, 2014-06-22 03:29
A scene showing a partially-clothed couple kissing on the altar of a Catholic church is removed from a music video after priests complained.

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