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The farmer's son who filmed a snow leopard

Thu, 2015-02-19 12:12
How a farmer's son filmed the elusive snow leopard

Hillary Clinton's grandmother gambit

Thu, 2015-02-19 12:10
Hillary Clinton's "#grandmothersKnowBest" tweet has rekindled speculation that she will highlight on her grandmotherly attributes in a campaign. What could be a clever attempt to soften her image isn't without risks, however.

BSC Young Boys 1-4 Everton

Thu, 2015-02-19 11:21
Romelu Lukaku scores his first Everton hat-trick to put the Toffees in control of their Europa League tie against Young Boys.

France PM wins confidence vote

Thu, 2015-02-19 11:00
France's Socialist government survives a parliamentary confidence vote over a controversial set of free market economic reforms.

GB women lose team pursuit title

Thu, 2015-02-19 10:47
Great Britain's women are beaten as Australia set a new world record in the Track World Championships team pursuit final.

VIDEO: Egyptian bronze cat found in bin

Thu, 2015-02-19 10:25
A 2,500-year-old bronze cat bust has been found in a bin in Penzance, Cornwall.

Roche signs for US women's club

Thu, 2015-02-19 10:18
Fifa Puskas Award runner-up Stephanie Roche agrees a two-year deal with US Women's Soccer League club Houston Dash.

Chelsea suspends Paris Metro trio

Thu, 2015-02-19 10:16
Chelsea Football Club suspends three people from its ground after fans of the club appeared to stop a black man from boarding a Paris Metro train.

Hamilton withdraws & Wolff crashes

Thu, 2015-02-19 10:09
Williams test driver Susie Wolff and Sauber's Felipe Nasr crash at pre-season testing, while ill Lewis Hamilton withdraws.

Doubt over 'cannibal seal' theory

Thu, 2015-02-19 09:58
The National Trust urges caution over a report suggesting cannibalistic seals may be to blame for a spate of seal pup deaths in Norfolk.

VIDEO: Germany rejects Greek loan request

Thu, 2015-02-19 09:58
Germany rejects a request by Greece for an extension to its EU loan programme, despite earlier signs that a compromise was possible.

Kasabian to headline T in the Park

Thu, 2015-02-19 09:56
Kasabian, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds and The Libertines are revealed as the T in the Park headliners.

Thomas wins Tour of Algarve stage

Thu, 2015-02-19 09:54
Britain's Geraint Thomas wins stage two of the Tour of the Algarve and takes the overall race leader's yellow jersey.

VIDEO: Parisians' experiences of racism

Thu, 2015-02-19 09:54
Black Parisians speak about their experiences of racism.

Myanmar seeks China aid on 'terror'

Thu, 2015-02-19 09:18
Myanmar asks Beijing for co-operation in helping prevent "terrorists" from using Chinese territory to launch cross-border attacks.

Lawro's predictions v Carl Fogarty

Thu, 2015-02-19 09:18
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Carl Fogarty for this weekend's Premier League games.

Marussia may return to F1 in 2015

Thu, 2015-02-19 08:58
Marussia sign deal to exit administration in bid to race in F1 in 2015, with reported backing from ex-Sainsbury's boss.

Sport back when EastEnders was born

Thu, 2015-02-19 08:46
Gazza's debut, the Black Ball final and Sam Torrance's moustache - what was sport like in 1985 when EastEnders was born?

Glitch trips up top computer school

Thu, 2015-02-19 08:27
Carnegie Mellon University has apologised after it mistakenly sent out 800 admission letters via email to its prestigious computer science programme.

Farage condemns 'racist comments'

Thu, 2015-02-19 08:24
UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage condemns "deeply racist comments" made by one of his Kent councillors.

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