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Ship stowaways included 13 children

Sun, 2014-08-17 11:02
Thirteen children aged as young as one were among the 35 Afghan Sikh immigrants found in a shipping container at Tilbury docks in Essex, police say.

VIDEO: Footage shows Tilbury stowaways

Sun, 2014-08-17 10:11
A group of 35 men, women and children found inside a shipping container at a port are understood to be Sikhs from Afghanistan, Essex Police say.

Wife convinced Cook not to quit

Sun, 2014-08-17 10:11
Alastair Cook says his wife Alice convinced him to stay on as England captain and lead his side to victory over India.

VIDEO: Biggest crashes of the season so far

Sun, 2014-08-17 10:09
BBC Sport takes a look back at some of the biggest and most spectacular crashes of the 2014 Formula 1 season so far.

Man dies after falling into the sea

Sun, 2014-08-17 10:08
A man from Northern Ireland dies after falling from a cliff into the sea at Fanad Head, County Donegal.

VIDEO: Bolt dances samba at Copacabana

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:52
Jamaican sprinter and world record holder Usain Bolt dances samba with children on Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana Beach ahead of a 100m race to promote the Rio 2016 Games.

Hackney Heroine quits Lib Dem bid

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:46
A woman dubbed the Hackney Heroine for standing up to rioters in 2011 says she is standing down from the race to be Liberal Democrat president.

More tests over girl's 'drug' death

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:43
Further tests will be required to establish the cause of death of a 16-year-old girl who died a few hours after falling ill at a house party.

Johnny Cash's childhood home opens

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:40
Country music legend Johnny Cash's childhood home is opened to the public as part of a drive to revitalise the Arkansas town where he grew up.

Attack like a 'gangster movie'

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:39
A father-of-four who was attacked at his home in south-west London has said it felt like he was in a gangster film.

Newcastle United 0-2 Manchester City

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:34
Manchester City begin their title defence with a win at Newcastle thanks to goals from David Silva and Sergio Aguero.

VIDEO: Former Iraq FM spells out IS threat

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:32
In an interview with the BBC, Iraq's former foreign minister Hoshyar Zebari outlines the "formidable" international threat that militant group the Islamic State (IS) poses.

VIDEO: Missouri governor criticises police

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:19
Missouri governor Jay Nixon has criticised police for releasing CCTV footage which apparently shows shooting victim Michael Brown stealing.

Boy, 4, rescued from dock by passerby

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:19
A four-year-old boy who fell into a marina is rescued by a heroic passerby, coastguards say.

Governor criticises riot town police

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:14
Missouri governor Jay Nixon criticises police for releasing CCTV footage which apparently shows shooting victim Michael Brown stealing from a shop.

Service to end war commemorations

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:09
Men from Wales who lost their lives in Flanders during World War One are remembered at a ceremony in Belgium.

'Road rage' attack sparks seizure

Sun, 2014-08-17 09:08
A driver has a seizure after he is punched during a reported "road rage" attack in County Tyrone.

Liverpool 'stronger without Suarez'

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:56
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge says the team has moved on after Luis Suarez's exit and are stronger than last term.

Newcastle honour fans in MH17 crash

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:18
Newcastle United remembers fans who died on flight MH17

London Broncos 40-36 Leeds Rhinos

Sun, 2014-08-17 08:12
London Broncos win their first Super League match of the season at the 24th attempt, as Leeds suffer a shock defeat.

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