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Putin orders Ukraine border pullout

Mon, 2014-05-19 05:30
Russia's President Vladimir Putin has ordered troops near the Ukraine border to return to their permanent bases, the Kremlin says.

Mladic war crimes defence begins

Mon, 2014-05-19 05:27
The defence in the genocide and crimes against humanity trial of former Bosnian Serb army chief Ratko Mladic opens its case in The Hague.

Day in pictures: 19 May 2014

Mon, 2014-05-19 05:22
News photos from past 24 hours: 19 May

VIDEO: PA calls for football chief's resignation

Mon, 2014-05-19 05:17
Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore is coming under increasing pressure to resign, following sexist comments he made in a series of leaked private emails.

Redgrave to star on screen in Midwife

Mon, 2014-05-19 05:03
Vanessa Redgrave, who narrates BBC One series Call the Midwife, is to appear as a mature Jennifer Worth on screen for the first time.

AUDIO: Mother's grief after ambulance mix-up

Mon, 2014-05-19 05:02
A mother describes the pain of losing her daughter to asthma, when an ambulance went to the wrong address.

Harrison's guitar sells for £390,000

Mon, 2014-05-19 05:00
An electric guitar played by The Beatles' George Harrison sells for $657,000 (£390,000) at auction in New York.

Pakistan drops case against FBI man

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:52
A court in Pakistan orders charges to be dropped against an American FBI agent who was arrested for carrying ammunition in his luggage.

Omani official jailed for corruption

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:49
A former Omani minister is sentenced to three years in prison for corruption, the most senior government figure to be convicted in the sultanate.

AUDIO: Tough year behind Ryanair profit drop

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:46
Ryanair's full-year profits have fallen for the first time in five years.

Exam stress tackled by bubble wrap

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:44
University students have ordered hundreds of metres of bubble wrap to burst as a way of relieving exam stress.

VIDEO: Do all parties have off-message members?

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:38
UKIP says the longer-established parties are not facing scrutiny over the behaviour of candidates and councillors.

Man jailed for pub brawl killing

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:38
A Hereford father-of-four is jailed for three years after killing a man with a single punch during a pub brawl.

VIDEO: The poster that 'soaks up' pollution

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:31
A giant poster has been put up in Sheffield to help remove pollution from the air

Lack of radiation records criticised

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:30
Experts investigating radioactivity at Dalgety Bay say it is unacceptable that the UK does not have comprehensive records of potentially contaminated land.

Harris 'introduced girl to kissing'

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:27
Entertainer Rolf Harris told a girl he wanted to "introduce" her to kissing when she was 11 or 12 years old, a jury hears.

Woman stabbed and four children hurt

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:20
A man is arrested after a woman is found fatally stabbed and four children injured at a house in West Yorkshire.

Kearney misses out on Ireland tour

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:15
Leinster winger Dave Kearney misses out on Ireland's tour to Argentina after suffering a knee injury in the Pro12 win over Ulster.

AstraZeneca rejects £69bn Pfizer bid

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:09
UK drugs company AstraZeneca rejects the improved "final" £69bn takeover offer from US firm Pfizer.

VIDEO: Automated braking put to the test

Mon, 2014-05-19 04:07
Insurance companies back plans to implement automated braking which uses new technology to override drivers
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