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Carberry & Bresnan back for England

Tue, 2014-05-13 13:02
Michael Carberry and Tim Bresnan return to the England squads for the Twenty20 and one-day series against Sri Lanka.

French journalist killed in CAR

Tue, 2014-05-13 12:58
French photojournalist Camille Lepage has been killed while working in the Central African Republic, officials in Paris say.

Two killed in Cornwall coach crash

Tue, 2014-05-13 12:43
Two women die and 48 people are injured when a coach careers into a hedge and hits a wall in Cornwall.

Christie 'unaware' of bridge plot

Tue, 2014-05-13 12:36
A top aide to the governor of New Jersey says his boss had no prior knowledge of a deliberately engineered traffic jam on a bridge to New York.

Spot checks into OAP hospital care

Tue, 2014-05-13 12:13
Spot checks are to be carried out at all major hospital in Wales as part of an immediate review into elderly care prompted by the death of a pensioner.

Deadly Turkey blast 'traps hundreds'

Tue, 2014-05-13 12:12
At least 17 people have been killed and hundreds are trapped after an explosion and fire at a coal mine, Turkish government officials say.

Sherwood sacked as Tottenham manager

Tue, 2014-05-13 11:39
Tim Sherwood's five-month reign as Tottenham Hotspur manager ends after they finish sixth in the Premier League.

UN Syria envoy Brahimi stepping down

Tue, 2014-05-13 11:24
UN envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi is stepping down, Secretary General Ban Ki-moon announces, admitting no breakthrough in three years of conflict.

Gatland selection warning for exiles

Tue, 2014-05-13 11:16
Wales coach Warren Gatland says he might consider not selecting players based in England in future.

VIDEO: Astronaut says goodbye to robot companion

Tue, 2014-05-13 11:12
Japanese astronaut Koichi Wakata says goodbye to his humanoid robot companion, Kirobo, as he wraps up his mission aboard the International Space Station.

Man held over Claudia Lawrence case

Tue, 2014-05-13 10:37
A 59-year-old man from York is arrested on suspicion of murdering chef Claudia Lawrence, who has been missing since 2009.

Court to probe UK Iraq abuse claims

Tue, 2014-05-13 10:33
An initial investigation into claims that UK forces abused Iraqi detainees is to be opened by the International Criminal Court.

US beats France for wine drinking

Tue, 2014-05-13 10:23
The US overtakes France to become the world's biggest market for wine, according to figures from the International Organisation of Vine and Wine.

Games ticket 'fiasco' website closed

Tue, 2014-05-13 10:22
The organisers of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow close the ticket website and phoneline until technical problems can be resolved.

'Troops killed' in Ukraine ambush

Tue, 2014-05-13 10:14
Seven Ukrainian soldiers and one pro-Russian insurgent have reportedly been killed in an ambush in the eastern Donetsk region, reports say.

Kenya bans buses with tinted windows

Tue, 2014-05-13 10:09
Kenya's police chief David Kimaiyo orders the seizure of commuter buses with tinted windows in an attempt to prevent attacks by militants Islamists.

Court battle over Bob Marley songs

Tue, 2014-05-13 10:06
The High Court in London begins hearing arguments in a copyright dispute over 13 songs by late Jamaican reggae icon Bob Marley, including No Woman, No Cry.

Lord Trimble 'hurt' over On the Runs

Tue, 2014-05-13 09:49
Former first minister and Ulster Unionist leader David Trimble says he was shocked and hurt that Tony Blair kept him in the dark about a secret process to deal with On the Runs.

Fundraiser's condition declines

Tue, 2014-05-13 09:47
The condition of Staffordshire fundraiser Stephen Sutton has deteriorated in the past 24 hours, his family confirms.

Pfizer takeover 'could delay' drugs

Tue, 2014-05-13 09:35
The chief executive of AstraZeneca warns that new drug development could be hit if it were taken over by Pfizer, but Business Secretary Vince Cable says blocking a takeover is "tricky".

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