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Lib Dem peer George Mackie dies

Tue, 2015-02-17 13:06
Tributes are paid to the Liberal Democrat peer and farmer George Mackie, who has died at the age of 95.

Boycotting Bali over the death sentence

Tue, 2015-02-17 12:23
Death sentence for foreigners triggers social media spat

Up'ards lead annual Shrovetide game

Tue, 2015-02-17 12:17
The Up'ards lead the famous Royal Shrovetide Football game, which involves hundreds of people, after the first day of the two-day game in the Derbyshire town of Ashbourne.

VIDEO: Jeweller chases armed thieves with bat

Tue, 2015-02-17 12:09
Dramatic CCTV pictures show the moment a shop owner chased two thieves armed with axes out of his London jewellery store during a smash-and-grab raid.

VIDEO: On red carpet with Best Exotic stars

Tue, 2015-02-17 12:05
Dame Judi Dench and Celia Imrie at the Royal Gala premiere of the Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Son 'did not check for body in boot'

Tue, 2015-02-17 11:49
The racing driver son of a bigamist accused of murdering one of his wives tells a court he was not involved in a conspiracy to kill the woman.

Putin 'predicted Ukraine fighting'

Tue, 2015-02-17 11:44
Fierce fighting in parts of eastern Ukraine despite a ceasefire agreement was "predictable", Russian President Vladimir Putin says.

Ex-Labour NEC chairwoman backs UKIP

Tue, 2015-02-17 11:41
Harriet Yeo, a former chairwoman of Labour's ruling National Executive Committee, says she has left the party to support UKIP at the general election.

Man stole from suicide memorial fund

Tue, 2015-02-17 11:14
A Widnes man is found guilty of stealing from a charity set up in memory of a teenager who took his own life.

VIDEO: Gas pipeline burns in Ukraine 'ceasefire'

Tue, 2015-02-17 11:10
Two days after a ceasefire was meant to begin in eastern Ukraine, it seems neither government forces nor Russian-backed rebels are honouring the truce.

Palace promise to ban coin-throwers

Tue, 2015-02-17 10:26
Crystal Palace promise to ban indefinitely any fans found guilty of throwing objects at recent home matches.

Chelsea park the bus badly at PSG

Tue, 2015-02-17 10:15
Chelsea, accused of parking the bus in the past, find difficulty doing so when they arrive at Paris St-Germain.

Tanzania albino boy kidnapped

Tue, 2015-02-17 10:06
Police fear that a toddler kidnapped from his home in Tanzania will be killed and sold to witchdoctors, who use albino body parts for rituals.

Major river rescue is under way

Tue, 2015-02-17 10:03
A major river rescue is launched in Carmarthen with a large number of police, firefighters and a coastguard rescue team in attendance.

Fury's father keen for guiding role

Tue, 2015-02-17 10:02
Tyson Fury's father believes he can help his son improve by returning to train him after his release from prison.

Myanmar gives army power amid unrest

Tue, 2015-02-17 09:49
A state of emergency is declared in the Kokang region of Myanmar, following intense fighting between ethnic-minority rebels and the army.

Balls challenges Osborne over HSBC

Tue, 2015-02-17 09:10
Shadow chancellor Ed Balls steps up pressure on George Osborne in a letter over the revelations about HSBC.

Boston mayor scolds snow jumpers

Tue, 2015-02-17 09:08
The city mayor urges pranksters to stop jumping from windows into deep piles of snow, after some people filmed themselves doing it.

Tesco names Dixons exec as chair

Tue, 2015-02-17 08:53
Tesco names John Allan, deputy chair of Dixons Carphone, as its new chairman after a four month search.

Estate bomb was 'designed to kill'

Tue, 2015-02-17 08:48
A bomb found during a security alert in Londonderry was "designed to kill", say police.

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