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VIDEO: How do teams train over Christmas?

Sun, 2014-12-21 21:47
Bolton manager Neil Lennon and BBC Sport's Mark Lawrenson discuss their approaches to the festive fixture list in this week's Focus Forum.

VIDEO: Advent calendar: Security stop Hamilton

Sun, 2014-12-21 21:33
Day 22 of BBC Sport's advent calendar looks back at when Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was stopped by a security guard.

NI Water staff begin work-to-rule

Sun, 2014-12-21 21:23
More than 1,000 NI Water workers are to begin industrial action on Monday in response to a pensions dispute.

NI talks set to resume in Belfast

Sun, 2014-12-21 21:18
The Northern Ireland cross-party talks are set to resume in Belfast later as efforts intensify to reach a deal before Christmas.

VIDEO: 2014's funniest weather moments

Sun, 2014-12-21 21:17
2014 has seen a mixture of bright....and not so bright spells as BBC Weather presenters sparkle and stumble through the forecast.

Austrian crooner Udo Juergens dies

Sun, 2014-12-21 20:41
Udo Juergens, one of the best-known pop stars in the German-speaking world and winner of Eurovision in 1966, dies at the age of 80.

Double shooting leaves man dead

Sun, 2014-12-21 20:29
A man dies and another is left injured after they are shot inside a vehicle in Sheffield city centre.

Tunisia candidate refuses to concede

Sun, 2014-12-21 20:16
Caretaker leader Moncef Marzouki refuses to admit defeat in Tunisia's first free presidential election after exit polls suggest a win for Beji Caid Essebsi.

Survivors urge abuse inquiry overhaul

Sun, 2014-12-21 19:16
Dozens of child abuse survivors urge the government to scrap an inquiry into historical abuse and replace it with a more powerful body.

S Korea holds cyber drill after hack

Sun, 2014-12-21 19:03
South Korea's nuclear plant operator is to conduct drills testing its ability to withstand a cyber-attack, after a data leak and threats from a hacker.

Indian village where people speak in Sanskrit

Sun, 2014-12-21 18:44
Indian village where people speak ancient language

South Korea cuts growth forecasts

Sun, 2014-12-21 18:11
Asia's fourth largest economy, South Korea, cuts its growth forecast for this year and next as consumer and business sentiment weakens.

Pakistan arrests over school attack

Sun, 2014-12-21 17:45
Pakistan's interior minister says police have arrested several suspects in connection with last week's massacre at a school in Peshawar.

Cairns murders: Court plea rejected

Sun, 2014-12-21 17:34
A woman charged with the murders of eight children in the Australian city of Cairns has failed to have her case transferred to a mental health court.

Picture power: Abandoned on the border

Sun, 2014-12-21 17:29
Photographer Murad Sezer explains why he shot an abandoned baby's cradle on the Syrian Turkish border.

New York killer boasted to onlookers

Sun, 2014-12-21 17:24
The gunman who shot dead two New York policemen told people "watch what I'm going to do" shortly before the killings, police say.

Germany wants more women in boardroom

Sun, 2014-12-21 17:23
A new measure aims to increase the number of women in senior positions in German industry - but it must overcome deep-seated antagonism, says Jenny Hill.

City workers expect bigger bonuses

Sun, 2014-12-21 17:15
Senior workers in London's financial services sector are expecting an average 21% rise in their bonus payouts for this year, a survey found.

VIDEO: Family appeal for 'co-existence'

Sun, 2014-12-21 17:06
The family of a New York police officer fatally shot on Friday appeals to the city's communities to "find an amicable path to peaceful co-existence".

Argentine town bans beauty contests

Sun, 2014-12-21 16:50
A town in Argentina becomes the first in the country to ban beauty queen competitions in its traditional festivities, arguing they are sexist.

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