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Axed Pietersen did not row with Cook

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:51
Kevin Pietersen disagreed with England captain Alastair Cook during the Ashes tour but there was no row between the pair.

Egypt denies Sisi candidacy report

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:48
Egypt's military denies that its chief of staff, Field Marshal Abdul Fattah al-Sisi, told a Kuwaiti newspaper he would run for president.

From best of friends to Celtic foes

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:39
They may still dislike England, writes BBC Sport's Ben Dirs, but Ireland and Wales now share the biggest Six Nations rivalry

N Korea warns on family reunions

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:25
North Korea threatens to cancel family reunions with the South, a day after agreeing to hold them, because of US-South Korea military drills.

House price inflation 'slows again'

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:16
Annual house price inflation slowed in January, the second month in a row the measure has fallen, according to the Halifax, the UK's largest mortgage lender.

Sony to sell PC unit and cut jobs

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:02
Sony says it will sell its personal computer unit and split its TV division into a separate subsidiary as it forecasts a $1.08bn annual loss.

Giant jellyfish found in Australia

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:00
Scientists in Australia are working to classify a new species of giant jellyfish that washed up on a beach in Tasmania.

The peers' peers of 2013

Thu, 2014-02-06 00:47
The top ten lords and ladies as name checked in parliament

Police officer charged with assault

Thu, 2014-02-06 00:46
A Surrey police officer is charged with assault and making threats of violence after being arrested outside a West Sussex nightclub.

Tories pledge to cut stamp duty

Thu, 2014-02-06 00:37
Conservatives pledge to scrap stamp duty on all property sales up to £250,000 if they win power in the next assembly election.

GB's Nicholls into slopestyle final

Thu, 2014-02-06 00:21
British snowboarder Jamie Nicholls reaches Saturday's slopestyle final as Billy Morgan makes the semi-finals.

Give Ofsted new powers, Lib Dems say

Thu, 2014-02-06 00:03
Ofsted should get extra powers to inspect groups of academy schools run by the same organisation, Lib Dem minister David Laws says.

Man charged over copper mine body

Thu, 2014-02-06 00:01
A man is charged with murder over the death of a man whose body was found at a disused copper mine in Cornwall.

The films affected by actors' deaths

Wed, 2014-02-05 23:26
What happens to a film when one of its stars dies?

Temporary blindness 'boosts hearing'

Wed, 2014-02-05 23:24
Temporary stints being blind heighten other senses and might become a useful therapy for people with hearing problems, animal research suggests.

VIDEO: Pope's Harley-Davidson to be auctioned

Wed, 2014-02-05 22:23
A Harley-Davidson previously owned by Pope Francis is to be auctioned in Paris to raise funds for charity.

Dublin colleges examine NI criteria

Wed, 2014-02-05 22:17
Two of the Republic of Ireland's leading universities are considering changes to their admissions policy to increase their intake of students from Northern Ireland.

Jon Eley to carry GB flag at Sochi

Wed, 2014-02-05 22:16
Short track speed skater Jon Eley is named the British flagbearer at Friday's Sochi Winter Olympics opening ceremony.

Gas to the West competition launched

Wed, 2014-02-05 22:13
The competition to build a new gas pipeline serving the west of Northern Ireland is launched by the Utility Regulator.

Hospital in £285K water bill refund

Wed, 2014-02-05 22:10
Altnagelvin Hospital in Londonderry is to receive a refund of more than £285,000 from Northern Ireland Water.

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