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Unite to make election 'fair fight'

Mon, 2014-06-30 02:15
The UK's biggest trade union Unite pledges to fund Labour's election campaign, saying it will not let the party fight with "one hand tied behind its back".

VIDEO: Doctors debate total smoking ban

Mon, 2014-06-30 02:13
The British Medical Association and pro-smoking group Forest debate a bid to ban smoking for anyone born after 2000.

VIDEO: School attempts loom band record

Mon, 2014-06-30 02:09
Loom bands are all the rage with children and at one school in Somerset they attempt a new world record.

Life term for salon fire wife killer

Mon, 2014-06-30 02:03
Ahmad Yazdanparast will serve a minimum of 19 years in prison for dousing his ex-wife in petrol and burning her to death.

In pictures: Glastonbury festival

Mon, 2014-06-30 02:02
Revellers get down and dirty at the festival

Indonesia sees massive deforestation

Mon, 2014-06-30 01:58
A new study using satellite images shows that Indonesia has surpassed Brazil in deforestation rate for the first time.

KLM sorry for Mexico departure tweet

Mon, 2014-06-30 01:36
Dutch plane operator KLM apologises for sending out tweet making a joke out of Mexico's defeat to the Netherlands at the World Cup.

Could flexible working for all backfire?

Mon, 2014-06-30 01:35
Could new rules extending rights for all backfire?

Isis rebels declare 'Islamic state'

Mon, 2014-06-30 01:35
Jihadist militant group Isis declares the establishment of a caliphate, or Islamic state, on the territories it controls in Iraq and Syria.

Dog walkers stabbed in two attacks

Mon, 2014-06-30 01:13
Two women are stabbed in the chest while walking their dogs in separate, unprovoked incidents in Portsmouth, police have said.

VIDEO: Pistorius 'had no mental disorder'

Mon, 2014-06-30 01:05
Oscar Pistorius did not have a mental disorder when he killed his girlfriend, a psychological report says at the resumption of his murder trial.

10 things we learned at Glastonbury

Mon, 2014-06-30 01:00
10 things we learned at Glastonbury 2014

VIDEO: Survivor pulled from India rubble

Mon, 2014-06-30 00:45
At least 17 people are now known to have died when a building collapsed in the southern Indian city of Chennai, but rescuers are still finding survivors in the rubble.

First day-night Test planned for 2015

Mon, 2014-06-30 00:30
Australia and New Zealand announce plans to stage the first day-night Test match with a pink ball in 2015.

Costa Ricans celebrate historic win

Mon, 2014-06-30 00:29
Tens of thousands in Costa Rica celebrate the national team's dramatic qualification for the quarter-finals of the football World Cup in Brazil.

More Ukraine talks amid clashes

Mon, 2014-06-30 00:26
Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France are to hold more talks over the conflict in east Ukraine as the end of a ceasefire with separatists nears.

Job fears worry some black children

Mon, 2014-06-30 00:22
About one in five black children believe their skin colour could damage their job prospects, research for BBC's Newsround programme suggests.

First day in job for new PSNI chief

Mon, 2014-06-30 00:21
The new chief constable of the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) will mark his first day in the job by meeting members of the Policing Board.

EU steps in to help Bulgarian banks

Sun, 2014-06-29 23:53
The European Commission approves a request from Bulgaria to provide funding for its banks following a suspected plot to undermine the banking system.

NI parades 'have doubled since 2005'

Sun, 2014-06-29 23:21
The number of parades in Northern Ireland has doubled over the last eight years, according to research from Queen's University, Belfast.
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