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Police investigate vehicle contracts

Fri, 2014-06-20 10:13
Police are investigating whether there was a conspiracy to ensure multi-million pound contracts for police vehicles went to one of Northern Ireland's largest car dealerships.

VIDEO: Mapping jihad: how ISIS went social

Fri, 2014-06-20 09:50
How Isis went social

MP sorry for punch journalist 'joke'

Fri, 2014-06-20 09:44
Conservative MP Michael Fabricant apologises for saying he might end up punching a journalist "in the throat" if he appeared on a discussion show with her.

Nama completes NI portfolio sale

Fri, 2014-06-20 09:41
A New York investment firm completes a deal to buy the entire Northern Ireland loan portfolio that was held by Nama, the Republic of Ireland's state-controlled "bad bank".

Broad hat-trick puts England on top

Fri, 2014-06-20 09:38
Stuart Broad takes a hat-trick as England bowl Sri Lanka out for 257 in the second Test and close on 36-0 in reply.

Drafting of Iran nuclear deal begins

Fri, 2014-06-20 09:36
Diplomats in Vienna say they have begun drafting the text of a final comprehensive deal to settle the dispute over Iran's nuclear activities.

Pair jailed for mosque bacon attack

Fri, 2014-06-20 09:34
A teenager and 39-year old man who desecrated an Edinburgh mosque by attacking it with strips of bacon are sent to jail.

Police chief suspended in NI probe

Fri, 2014-06-20 09:23
The West Yorkshire Police chief constable is suspended in connection with an investigation by the Police Service of Northern Ireland.

In pictures: James Lavelle's Meltdown festival

Fri, 2014-06-20 09:08
Music and visual art at London's Southbank

Passport Office backlog still 53,000

Fri, 2014-06-20 09:02
The Passport Office is having to deal with a far higher backlog than previously thought, figures reveal.

VIDEO: Ruiz scores goal that knocks England out

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:57
Costa Rican captain Bryan Ruiz shocks Italy with a first-half goal, securing a 1-0 victory for his team in Recife.

Abusive care home workers sentenced

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:54
Three former care workers who admitted ill-treating a resident at a care home for people with dementia in North Somerset are sentenced.

Hodgson 'will stay as England boss'

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:51
Roy Hodgson will remain as England manager until 2016, according to Football Association chairman Greg Dyke.

Honeymoon murderer shot and captured

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:41
A man serving a life sentence for the murder of a couple from south Wales on their honeymoon in Antigua is shot and recaptured by police, sources say.

GE front-runner for Alstom takeover

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:39
The bid battle for France's rail and energy group Alstom shifts in favour of General Electric after the US firm agrees to work with French state on a new offer.

Fierce battles for key Iraqi sites

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:34
Islamist militants and pro-government forces battle for Iraq's Baiji oil refinery and Tal Afar, after the US said it would send military advisers.

Keys beats Watson in Eastbourne semis

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:26
British number one Heather Watson fails to reach the Aegon International final as she loses 6-3 6-1 to Madison Keys.

Cable declares Oakeshott 'plot poll'

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:16
Vince Cable declares a controversial opinion poll, which was viewed as a bid to undermine Nick Clegg's leadership, as a £6,000 donation.

Former senior PSNI officer released

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:15
A former PSNI assistant chief constable who was one of seven men questioned about the awarding of police vehicle contracts is released.

Mental health cuts 'affect children'

Fri, 2014-06-20 08:01
Cuts in mental health services for children in England amount to a national crisis with tragic consequences, a leading charity says.
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