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VIDEO: Docks transformed for Alice film

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:12
Gloucester Docks is converted into a film set for the sequel to Alice in Wonderland.

VIDEO: 'Trafficking victims' rescued in NI

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:09
Twenty potential victims of human trafficking have been rescued in the past week in County Armagh, police say.

VIDEO: Restored manor house wins award

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:06
A late medieval manor house in North Yorkshire has won a top award for its restoration.

VIDEO: Afghan stowaways seeking UK asylum

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:02
A group of people from Afghanistan rescued from a shipping container in Essex are claiming asylum in the UK, the Home Office has said.

VIDEO: Endangered Amur leopard born at zoo

Mon, 2014-08-18 14:01
A rare Amur leopard cub is born at a Hampshire's Marwell Zoo.

Irish review into denied abortion

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:53
The Republic of Ireland's health service is to set up an internal review of the care provided to a "suicidal" woman who gave birth by caesarean section after being refused an abortion.

BBC's James Alexander Gordon dies

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:53
James Alexander Gordon, one of the most recognisable voices in British broadcasting, dies at the age of 78.

VIDEO: The battle for Mosul dam

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:51
There are conflicting reports about whether Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and Iraqi troops have fully retaken Mosul dam from Islamic State (IS) militants.

Iraq recaptures Mosul dam - Obama

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:44
Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and Iraqi troops have recaptured Mosul dam from the Islamic State militant group, US President Barack Obama says.

VIDEO: PM: 'Age ratings for online videos'

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:37
Online music videos could soon be given cinema-style age ratings, in a move to protect children from inappropriate content, David Cameron has said.

Burnley 1-3 Chelsea

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:33
Diego Costa scores on his Chelsea debut as the title favourites outclass newly-promoted Burnley at Turf Moor.

We want to fight with best - Wenger

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:32
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says that the prestige of the Champions League is more important than its financial riches.

'Trafficking victims' rescued in NI

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:16
Twenty potential victims of human trafficking have been rescued in the past week in County Armagh, police say.

VIDEO: Russian cosmonauts go on spacewalk

Mon, 2014-08-18 13:01
Two Russian cosmonauts set off on a spacewalk from the International Space Station (ISS) to launch a nano-satellite.

VIDEO: The debate over competition in the NHS

Mon, 2014-08-18 12:40
Recent large contracts are fuelling the debate over competition for services within the NHS.

Newry no confidence vote defeated

Mon, 2014-08-18 12:35
A motion of no confidence in the Sinn Féin mayor of Newry and Mourne District Council is defeated.

UKIP MEP uses 'outrageous' term

Mon, 2014-08-18 12:22
Comments made by a UKIP MEP about a Thai constituent are described as offensive, rude and outrageous by the woman's husband.

Ship death Afghans in asylum plea

Mon, 2014-08-18 12:18
A group of people from Afghanistan rescued from a shipping container in Essex are seeking asylum in the UK, the Home Office confirms.

VIDEO: Birthday girl an 'unintended target'

Mon, 2014-08-18 11:37
Sabrina Moss became the unintended victim of a battle between drug gangs when she was shot dead on her birthday.

Iceland raises volcano alert level

Mon, 2014-08-18 11:06
The risk of an eruption at Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has increased, as well as the risk level to the aviation industry, meteorologists say.
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