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Ex-MEP on money laundering charge

Wed, 2014-07-23 07:19
Former West Midlands MEP Nikki Sinclaire is charged with money laundering and misconduct but dismisses the charges as "ludicrous".

Wednesday's gossip column

Wed, 2014-07-23 07:12
Remy has Liverpool medical, Martinez working on Lukaku deal, Messi sounded out Arsenal, Campbell set for Palace switch, plus more.

Pearson set to miss 100m in Glasgow

Wed, 2014-07-23 07:11
Australia's Sally Pearson is "likely" to miss the 100m at the Commonwealth Games, but plans to compete in the 100m hurdles.

Failures over boy's goalpost death

Wed, 2014-07-23 07:03
A football club admits breaching health and safety laws after a 12-year-old boy died after being crushed by a goalpost.

McCausland denies misleading claims

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:57
Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland denies misleading his department's oversight committee.

Dana brother found not guilty

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:55
The brother of Eurovision winner Dana is found not guilty in all counts of indecent assault against two young girls in the 1970s.

Sri Lanka cyclists spotted on motorway

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:47
Four members of Sri Lanka's Commonwealth Games team are stopped by police for cycling down a Glasgow motorway.

Last victim of US mudslide found

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:44
Searchers in the US state of Washington locate what they believe to be the final missing body following a deadly mudslide in March.

VIDEO: Pupils confuse Merkel with the Queen

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:39
Indian and Kenyan school pupils explain what they understand about the Commonwealth Games and tried to identify the Royal family.

Glaxo profits fall hits shares

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:35
GlaxoSmithKline shares fall 6% as the drugs company's profits are hit by a slide in sales and a bribery investigation in China.

VIDEO: Amur leopards born at zoo

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:33
A pair of Amur leopards, which are said to be the rarest big cats in the world, have been born in Leicestershire.

SA rhino poacher jailed for 77 years

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:22
A South African rhino poacher is sentenced to 77 years in prison in one of the heaviest sentences aimed at curbing the illegal trade.

Hide may appeal after Tulisa trial

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:20
The lawyer for former boxing champion Herbie Hide says they may appeal against his drugs conviction after the collapse of the Tulisa Contostavlos trial.

VIDEO: Games cyclists find Glasgow bearings

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:13
Scotland Correspondent Lorna Gordon bumps into some of the team from Swaziland on the streets of Glasgow.

MH17 evidence 'was tampered with'

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:06
Whitehall sources say information has emerged that MH17 crash evidence was deliberately tampered with, as the plane's black boxes arrive in the UK.

Parent-funded iPad plan criticised

Wed, 2014-07-23 06:05
Parents claim a Bedfordshire school is creating a "two-tier" education system by asking them to buy iPads for their children.

EU sets 30% energy savings target

Wed, 2014-07-23 05:52
Members of the European Union will have to boost their energy efficiency by 30% by 2030 according to Commission.

S Korea ferry boss 'hid in closet'

Wed, 2014-07-23 05:49
The fugitive South Korean tycoon wanted in connection with the Sewol ferry disaster hid in a closet to evade arrest during a police raid, prosecutors say.

Feed firm launches morphine inquiry

Wed, 2014-07-23 05:47
A horse feed company launches an inquiry after five racehorses, including the Queen's mare Estimate, test positive for morphine.

Lib Dem MP apology over Gaza tweet

Wed, 2014-07-23 05:44
The Lib Dems say MP David Ward has given a "categorical apology" over his widely criticised comments on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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