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Churchill painting sells for £1.8m

16 hours 19 min ago
A painting by Sir Winston Churchill sells for almost £1.8m at auction, almost double the previous record for one of his artworks.

VIDEO: Transport Committee

16 hours 20 min ago
MPs hear evidence on the failure of air traffic management systems.

Launchbury to miss Six Nations

16 hours 22 min ago
England and Wasps lock Joe Launchbury is to undergo surgery on a neck injury and will miss the 2015 Six Nations.

Troops sent to Mexico vigilante town

16 hours 25 min ago
Hundreds of federal security forces are on patrol in the western Mexican town of La Ruana after a deadly shootout between rival vigilante groups.

Pakistan bails Mumbai attack suspect

16 hours 32 min ago
A man accused of masterminding the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, which left 165 people dead. is granted bail by a court in Pakistan.

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16 hours 36 min ago
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Snapchat boss tearful at Sony hack

16 hours 39 min ago
Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel left "devastated" as plans for his messaging app are leaked as part of the Sony Pictures hack.

Pietersen shines in Big Bash defeat

16 hours 39 min ago
Kevin Pietersen scores 66 from 46 balls but Melbourne are beaten by Adelaide in the Australian T20 Big Bash.

Boris flight passenger admits assault

16 hours 40 min ago
An airline passenger who was calmed down by Boris Johnson on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Heathrow admits assault and being drunk on an aircraft.

Wilders faces charges of incitement

16 hours 47 min ago
Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders is to be tried on charges of inciting racial hatred against Moroccans in a speech, the authorities say.

Fifa hits new low after Garcia walks

16 hours 52 min ago
The more things seem to change at a Fifa in turmoil, the more things really stay the same, writes BBC sports editor Dan Roan.

New domestic abuse law revealed

17 hours 10 min ago
A new domestic abuse offence for coercive and controlling behaviour within relationships in England and Wales is announced by the home secretary.

Not too late to drop Cook - Hussain

17 hours 14 min ago
There is still time for England to replace Alastair Cook as captain for the World Cup, says ex-skipper Nasser Hussain.

28-day police bail limit proposed

17 hours 16 min ago
The time people can be put on police bail could be limited to 28 days, the Home Secretary Theresa May announces.

Radio listeners save turkey pair

17 hours 31 min ago
Two turkeys that were the subject of a radio vote criticised by animal lovers including Queen guitarist Brian May are saved from slaughter.

Gogglebox drops family over UKIP bid

17 hours 36 min ago
The Michael family is dropped from Gogglebox because the dad is standing as UKIP candidate.

EU court gives UK visa direction

17 hours 38 min ago
The UK cannot block non-EU family members coming to the county from Europe without a travel permit, European judges say.

Man critical after takeaway attack

17 hours 43 min ago
A man is left critically injured after he was attacked in a takeaway in Portrush, County Antrim.

Surviving the Peshawar school massacre

17 hours 46 min ago
The schoolboy who was shot in the head and lived

Badger cull fails to meet target

17 hours 53 min ago
Fewer than half the target number of badgers were killed in this year's cull in Gloucestershire, Defra announces.

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