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England right to retain Cook - Vaughan

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:39
Former England captain Michael Vaughan admits he was wrong to say Alastair Cook should be replaced as skipper.

Choir tops 4m hits with Shakira song

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:27
An all-male Oxford University choir's charity cover version of Shakira's Hips Don't Lie is watched more than four million times on Youtube.

NI transplant team wins 53 medals

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:24
The Northern Ireland transplant team returns with 53 medals and the coveted Rosebowl from the British Transplant Games in Bolton.

Managers 'guilty of leftover leave'

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:24
Two out of five managers did not use all their holiday entitlement last year, a survey suggests, prompting a warning to businesses.

S Korea ferry rescue 'ill-equipped'

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:24
South Korean coast guard officers say they did not have the right training or equipment to rescue passengers from the stricken ferry, Sewol.

No damages for prisoners denied vote

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:22
The European Court of Human Rights rules that the UK has again breached prisoners' rights by failing to give them the vote - but refused to award damages.

VIDEO: Twitter tributes to Robin Williams

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:04
Hollywood stars have been taking to Twitter to pay tribute to actor and comedian Robin Williams who has died at the age of 63.

VIDEO: 'Glorious Twelfth' reignites grouse debate

Tue, 2014-08-12 00:57
The start of the grouse shooting season has reignited debate over the future of the practice.

VIDEO: UK pork farmers hit by sanctions

Tue, 2014-08-12 00:52
UK pork farmers will face pressure to lower prices because of Russia's ban on food imports from a number of Western countries, say experts

Killer's escape bid from prison van

Tue, 2014-08-12 00:51
The man convicted of murdering a waiter in Kirkwall 20 years ago is thought to have made an escape bid while being taken to hospital.

VIDEO: The smart drones of the future

Tue, 2014-08-12 00:11
How drones are being developed for a wide range of future uses.

Tenement evacuated following blaze

Tue, 2014-08-12 00:09
Twenty five people had to be led to safety by firefighters during a blaze in an Aberdeen tenement.

VIDEO: After hours robots to explore Tate

Mon, 2014-08-11 23:59
Robots are set to roam the halls of London's Tate Britain Museum, as part of a unique project aimed at allowing art lovers to explore the building after hours.

Search for Yetis from Doctor Who

Mon, 2014-08-11 23:46
Extras who dressed as Yetis in long-lost episodes of Doctor Who filmed in Wales in 1967 are being searched for ahead of the new series.

Ladbrokes first half profits plunge

Mon, 2014-08-11 23:41
Bookmaker Ladbrokes has reported a sharp fall in profit despite saying it had had a "good World Cup".

'Action needed' on foreign fighters

Mon, 2014-08-11 23:26
The US and Australia highlight the threat posed by foreign jihadi fighters returning from Syria and Iraq, amid horror in Australia over a graphic image of a young boy.

Sea meadows 'lost like rain forests'

Mon, 2014-08-11 23:12
Under sea feeding grounds for young fish are being lost at the same rate as Amazonian rain forests and could damage the fishing industry, scientists in Swansea warn.

Ohuruogu returns from 'break' at Euros

Mon, 2014-08-11 22:55
World 400m champion Christine Ohuruogu will run at the European Championships starting Tuesday, saying she regrets her break from racing.

VIDEO: Town halls must now open to cameras

Mon, 2014-08-11 22:45
A change in law means local council meetings can be filmed.

Cash to support victims of sex abuse

Mon, 2014-08-11 22:35
More victims of sexual violence are seeking help after recent high profile celebrity court cases have given them the courage to come forward, funding is being given to help support services cope.

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