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Modi makes Sri Lanka friendship plea

Fri, 2015-03-13 09:24
PM Narendra Modi says India and Sri Lanka must act like good neighbours, during the first official visit to Colombo by an Indian leader for 28 years.

'Progress made' at Stormont talks

Fri, 2015-03-13 09:23
Northern Ireland's first and deputy first ministers say they have been "making progress" on welfare reform.

Arts centre hit by major blaze

Fri, 2015-03-13 09:22
A fire breaks out at Battersea Arts Centre in south London.

Nato urges 'UK leadership' on budget

Fri, 2015-03-13 09:17
The head of Nato says he expects Britain to "show leadership" over meeting the alliance's 2% defence spending target.

Van Gaal working on Falcao solution

Fri, 2015-03-13 09:07
Manchester United are working on a solution to get the best from striker Radamel Falcao, says manager Louis van Gaal.

Tikrit: Iraq's city of palaces

Fri, 2015-03-13 09:04
Profile of the Iraqi city of Tikrit, known as the birthplace of two famous leaders: the medieval Kurdish Muslim commander Saladin Al-Ayyubi, and more recently, the former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein.

First 'successful' penis transplant

Fri, 2015-03-13 09:03
The world's first successful penis transplant has been reported by a surgical team in South Africa.

Ireland want to win, not entertain

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:53
Wales forwards coach Robin McBryde says fans should expect a tight game as his side and Ireland try to "wear each other down".

The upside of losing one's memory

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:53
The unexpected advantages of losing your memory

10 things we didn't know last week

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:41
What do mares look for in a stallion, and more nuggets.

'Extra spice' because of defeats

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:39
England's match against Scotland will have "extra spice" because of their defeats a fortnight ago, says coach Andy Farrell.

Weekend edition: The best of the week's reads

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:38
A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week.

Week in pictures: 7-13 March 2015

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:38
Some of the best news photos from the past week

Go Figure: The week in numbers

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:38
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

Dallas police rule out hate crime

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:28
Dallas police arrest a suspect in the fatal shooting of an Iraqi migrant, but have rule out the possibility of a hate crime.

Arrests over SA journalist mugging

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:24
Two men have been arrested after a South African TV journalist was mugged in front of his camera as he was about to go on air.

Tata Steel workers in strike ballot

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:22
Unions representing Tata Steel workers prepare to ballot members over industrial action after the firm announced a plan to close their pension scheme.

Director resigns over Mohammed tweet

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:08
A Rangers director has resigned amid controversy over a tweet which showed a sexually explicit cartoon of the prophet Mohammed.

'Lazy loner' Bale under fire in Spain

Fri, 2015-03-13 08:02
Why is Real Madrid's record signing under attack from the Spanish media?

Egypt reveals administrative capital

Fri, 2015-03-13 07:56
A new website reveals Egypt's plans to build a new administrative and business capital, on the outskirts of Cairo, which will house up to five million residents.