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Libya adopts $48bn 2014 budget

Sun, 2014-06-22 14:05
Libya's interim parliament has adopted a 2014 budget worth $48bn (£28bn), after delays due to the unrest that has plagued the nation.

Australian slang: Your favourite examples

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:49
Your favourite examples of Australian slang

Wimbledon 2014: Li Na courts fans and sponsors

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:43
Chinese megastar Li Na on life as a global tennis brand

VIDEO: UK Syria fighters 'long-term threat'

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:36
UK police will have to deal with the threat of British fighters returning from Syria for "many years", a top Scotland Yard officer has told the BBC.

Tracking all Syria Britons 'impossible'

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:32
Security services will not be able to monitor all of the Britons who return to the country after fighting in Syria, a former MI6 counter-terrorism official says.

Hodgson asks Gerrard to play on

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:32
Roy Hodgson asks Steven Gerrard to stay on as a player and captain as the midfielder ponders his England future.

Iraq 'loses western border control'

Sun, 2014-06-22 13:31
Iraq's government loses control of its western borders after Sunni militants seize crossings into Syria and Jordan, reports say.

VIDEO: Highlights: South Korea 2-4 Algeria

Sun, 2014-06-22 12:58
An excellent first-half display from Algeria helped them to a 4-2 win over South Korea in Group H.

'Hamilton has the speed but none of the luck'

Sun, 2014-06-22 12:54
History shows the faster of two fierce rivals does not always take the spoils - just ask Lewis Hamilton's boss at Mercedes.

Argentina ad rebukes 'vulture funds'

Sun, 2014-06-22 11:34
The Argentine government publishes an advert in US newspapers denouncing the recent US Supreme Court ruling in favour of hedge fund investors holding its defaulted bonds.

Pride, pressure, nerves & a runaway dog story

Sun, 2014-06-22 10:56
Pride, pressure, nerves and a runaway dog

Man dies and woman critical in crash

Sun, 2014-06-22 10:29
A man is killed and a woman is in a critical condition after three cars crashed in Greater Manchester.

Afghan 'vote fraud' tapes emerge

Sun, 2014-06-22 10:23
The BBC in Afghanistan hears audio tapes allegedly revealing a senior election official ordering ballot box stuffing in the 14 June presidential run-off.

VIDEO: Highlights: Belgium 1-0 Russia

Sun, 2014-06-22 10:15
Belgium narrowly beat Russia 1-0 to progress through to the knockout stages in the 2014 World Cup.

Lana Del Rey takes UK top spot

Sun, 2014-06-22 09:58
US singer Lana Del Rey has topped the UK album chart ahead of her debut appearance at Glastonbury.

Sri Lanka build lead against England

Sun, 2014-06-22 09:41
Sri Lanka fight back to open up a lead of 106 over England after three days of the decisive second Test at Headingley.

Murray ready for Wimbledon defence

Sun, 2014-06-22 09:37
Andy Murray begins the defence of his Wimbledon title with a Centre Court meeting with David Goffin on Monday.

Hodgson to make changes for Costa Rica

Sun, 2014-06-22 09:35
England manager Roy Hodgson will field a different side for the final World Cup game against Costa Rica in Group D.

Delays on A55 westbound after crash

Sun, 2014-06-22 09:32
Drivers travelling west on a major road across north Wales face delays after a serious accident at Rhuallt Hill, Denbighshire.

UK Syria fighters a 'long-term threat'

Sun, 2014-06-22 09:10
Police in the UK will have to deal with the threat of British fighters returning from Syria for "many years", a senior Scotland Yard officer tells the BBC.
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