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Farage: UKIP has election 'momentum'

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:55
The UK Independence Party is a truly national force, Nigel Farage says after its victory in European elections.

Nigeria 'called off deal' for girls

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:55
A deal for the release of some of the abducted Nigerian schoolgirls was close to being secured when the government called it off, the BBC learns.

Burton Albion 0-1 Fleetwood Town

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:48
Antoni Sarcevic's goal earns Fleetwood promotion to League One for the first time in their history at the expense of Burton.

Two bodies discovered on hillside

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:46
Police say two bodies have been found on Kinnoull Hill on the outskirts of Perth.

Obama leads tributes to US war dead

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:37
President Barack Obama lays a wreath at the national cemetery, as the US marks Memorial Day by remembering soldiers who have lost their lives.

England recall fly-half Cipriani

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:25
Sale fly-half Danny Cipriani is named in Stuart Lancaster's initial 30-man England squad to tour New Zealand.

Under pressure Clegg: I won't quit

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:17
Nick Clegg rejects calls for him to stand down as leader of the Lib Dems after the party's worst European election result for 25 years.

LulzSec hacker helps FBI stop attacks

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:12
The former "leader" of hacking group LulzSec has helped the FBI stop over 300 cyber attacks since being arrested in 2011

Egypt lets voters say 'I love you'

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:09
Egypt voters allowed to express affection on ballot paper

Ward run ended by 17th seed Robredo

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:01
Britain's French Open debutant James Ward is beaten by 17th seed Tommy Robredo of Spain in four sets.

Narendra Modi sworn in as Indian PM

Mon, 2014-05-26 08:00
Narendra Modi is sworn in as India's new prime minister in a ceremony attended by his counterpart from rival Pakistan.

Media apology to ISI over Mir claim

Mon, 2014-05-26 07:38
Pakistan's Jang media group apologises to the country's feared ISI intelligence agency for its coverage of the shooting of journalist Hamid Mir.

NI21 leader McCrea in legal action

Mon, 2014-05-26 07:37
The leader of NI21, Basil McCrea, has said he is taking legal action but has refused to give any details.

Pfizer drops its AstraZeneca bid

Mon, 2014-05-26 07:36
US firm Pfizer abandons its £55 a share, £69bn bid for UK drugs company AstraZeneca, after failing to get the British company to agree.

VIDEO: Down the pub with victorious Farage

Mon, 2014-05-26 07:34
UKIP leader Nigel Farage has again ruled out a coalition of Euro-sceptic parties, following elections to the European Parliament.

Libyan critic of militias killed

Mon, 2014-05-26 07:31
Prominent Libyan journalist Meftah Buzeid, known for his fierce criticism of Islamist militias, is shot dead in the city of Benghazi.

Gunman's parents 'raced to stop him'

Mon, 2014-05-26 07:22
The parents of Elliot Rodger who killed six students in California tried to stop him after getting details of his plans just before the attack, says a family friend.

VIDEO: Senator takes 'bomb' into parliament

Mon, 2014-05-26 06:59
Australian senator Bill Heffernan smuggles a fake pipe-bomb into Parliament House in Canberra to highlight his concerns over security.

Eurosceptic 'earthquake' rocks EU

Mon, 2014-05-26 06:47
Eurosceptic and far-right parties seize ground in elections to the European parliament, in what France's PM calls a "political earthquake".

Wales 'as Eurosceptic as rest of UK'

Mon, 2014-05-26 06:47
The result of the European election proves Wales is as Eurosceptic as the rest of Britain, UKIP's Welsh MEP says after his party is narrowly beaten into second place in Wales by Labour.
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