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VIDEO: The man behind Wimbledon's grass

Sun, 2014-06-22 15:09
Head groundsman Neil Stubley explains how Wimbledon's famous grass courts are prepared.

'Scotland's biggest debate' announced

Sun, 2014-06-22 15:08
BBC Scotland is to host the biggest debate the country has ever seen in the week before the independence referendum.

Glasgow base for chronic pain centre

Sun, 2014-06-22 15:05
A dedicated team offering residential care to people who suffer chronic pain is to be based at the Gartnavel Hospital site in Glasgow.

Ghana FA asks for fix claims probe

Sun, 2014-06-22 15:04
The Ghana Football Association calls for police to investigate two men over match-fixing claims made in the Daily Telegraph.

Parties 'using NHS to win votes'

Sun, 2014-06-22 15:03
Nearly three quarters of the public believe the political parties are designing health policy to win votes not to do what is best for the NHS, polling suggests.

The EU's curious choice of president

Sun, 2014-06-22 14:55
Why are EU leaders supporting a man they don't believe in?

South Korea 2-4 Algeria

Sun, 2014-06-22 14:36
Algeria move up to second in Fifa World Cup Group H as they overcome South Korea in Porto Alegre.

VIDEO: Thai military stifles dissent

Sun, 2014-06-22 14:35
A month after overthrowing the civilian government in Thailand, the military authorities have moved to stifle all dissent in the country, arresting people for the smallest signs of defiance.

Syria agrees refugee camp truce

Sun, 2014-06-22 14:14
The Syrian government and rebel groups reportedly agree a truce for Yarmouk refugee camp, where 18,000 are living in desperate conditions.

VIDEO: Weather forecast for the UK

Sun, 2014-06-22 14:13
Weather forecast for the UK

Libya adopts $48bn 2014 budget

Sun, 2014-06-22 14:05
Libya's interim parliament has adopted a 2014 budget worth $48bn (£28bn), after delays due to the unrest that has plagued the nation.

Australian slang: Your favourite examples

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:49
Your favourite examples of Australian slang

Wimbledon 2014: Li Na courts fans and sponsors

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:43
Chinese megastar Li Na on life as a global tennis brand

VIDEO: UK Syria fighters 'long-term threat'

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:36
UK police will have to deal with the threat of British fighters returning from Syria for "many years", a top Scotland Yard officer has told the BBC.

Tracking all Syria Britons 'impossible'

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:32
Security services will not be able to monitor all of the Britons who return to the country after fighting in Syria, a former MI6 counter-terrorism official says.

Hodgson asks Gerrard to play on

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:32
Roy Hodgson asks Steven Gerrard to stay on as a player and captain as the midfielder ponders his England future.

Iraq 'loses western border control'

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:31
Iraq's government loses control of its western borders after Sunni militants seize crossings into Syria and Jordan, reports say.

VIDEO: Highlights: South Korea 2-4 Algeria

Sun, 2014-06-22 12:58
An excellent first-half display from Algeria helped them to a 4-2 win over South Korea in Group H.

'Hamilton has the speed but none of the luck'

Sun, 2014-06-22 12:54
History shows the faster of two fierce rivals does not always take the spoils - just ask Lewis Hamilton's boss at Mercedes.

Argentina ad rebukes 'vulture funds'

Sun, 2014-06-22 11:34
The Argentine government publishes an advert in US newspapers denouncing the recent US Supreme Court ruling in favour of hedge fund investors holding its defaulted bonds.
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