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Pair admit stabbing takeaway owner

Wed, 2015-02-25 10:41
Two men have admitted stabbing a Chinese takeaway owner who tried to stop his car being stolen.

Qatar 2022 rifts 'beyond repair'

Wed, 2015-02-25 10:39
BBC Sports Editor Dan Roan says the fall-out from a winter Qatar 2022 World Cup could tear football apart.

Farah-Vernon rivalry 'adds spice'

Wed, 2015-02-25 10:39
Mo Farah's row with GB team-mate Andy Vernon is good for their sport, according to UK Athletics president Lynn Davies.

Al-Jazeera arrests over Paris drone

Wed, 2015-02-25 10:31
Three journalists for the Qatar-based channel al-Jazeera are arrested for the alleged illegal flying of a drone in the Bois de Boulogne area of Paris.

'Inadequate' free school to close

Wed, 2015-02-25 10:25
Durham Free School is to close at the end of this term after its action plan was judged insufficient to turn it around.

VIDEO: Sam Smith appeals for boyfriend

Wed, 2015-02-25 10:04
Sam Smith speaks to Sangita Myska on the Brits 2015 red carpet - about deja vu and wanting a boyfriend.

New York trio 'tried to join IS'

Wed, 2015-02-25 10:00
The FBI has arrested three foreign nationals living in Brooklyn who agents say sought to join the Islamic State.

VIDEO: Smuggler: How girls entered Syria

Wed, 2015-02-25 09:57
A people smuggler has told the BBC how three east London schoolgirls were taken across the border from Turkey to Syria.

Greek ex-minister in tax list trial

Wed, 2015-02-25 09:41
A former Greek finance minister goes on trial accused of removing relatives' names from a list of HSBC account holders who may have underpaid tax.

Nuclear bunker drugs charges denied

Wed, 2015-02-25 09:32
Two men deny turning a former nuclear bunker near Kidderminster into a cannabis factory.

VIDEO: Computer teaches itself to play games

Wed, 2015-02-25 09:09
Researchers say they have developed an artificial intelligence system that has taught itself how to win 1980s computer games.

Daughter wins £1.3m of family farm

Wed, 2015-02-25 09:08
A farmer's daughter wins £1.3m after working on her parents' farm for nothing as a teenager while her sisters were having fun.

BBC Trust chair's HSBC role queried

Wed, 2015-02-25 09:06
A senior MP raises questions over new BBC Trust chair Rona Fairhead's role at HSBC while the bank's Swiss arm helped wealthy clients evade tax.

Alonso warned not to rush return

Wed, 2015-02-25 09:02
Fernando Alonso "could do himself more damage" if he returns too soon from concussion, says former IndyCar driver Gil De Ferran.

Machine learns to play video games

Wed, 2015-02-25 09:00
A machine inspired by the human brain has learned how to play 49 classic Atari video games - a step towards self-thinking robots, scientists say.

Sir Cliff Richard inquiry 'expanded'

Wed, 2015-02-25 08:57
An historical sex offence inquiry into singer Sir Cliff Richard has "increased significantly in size" and involves "more than one allegation", police say.

In pictures: Vintage Nasa photographs for sale

Wed, 2015-02-25 08:37
A collection of vintage Nasa photos is set for auction

Is Greek honeymoon over for PM Tsipras?

Wed, 2015-02-25 08:33
Mark Lowen asks whether or not the Greek love affair with Alexis Tsipras will continue after the compromises accepted with Greece's creditors.

Balloons mistaken for IS propaganda

Wed, 2015-02-25 08:31
Police in Sweden ask for 21st birthday balloons to be taken down after they are mistaken for Islamic State propaganda.

Russell ban stands as appeal fails

Wed, 2015-02-25 08:05
Scotland fly-half Finn Russell will miss Saturday's Six Nations match against Italy after failing to overturn a suspension.

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