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Ukraine rivals face off at summit

Sat, 2014-02-01 18:49
Ukraine's foreign minister and a prominent opposition leader clash face to face at a security summit in Munich as unrest in Ukraine continues.

Oscar-winning actor Schell dies

Sat, 2014-02-01 17:55
Austrian actor Maximilian Schell, who won an Oscar for his role in the 1961 film Judgment at Nuremberg, dies aged 83.

Ireland's rural protests over wind energy

Sat, 2014-02-01 17:37
Rural Ireland agonises over the future of green energy

Searching for a new name for drones

Sat, 2014-02-01 17:09
The struggle to find a more positive-sounding name for drones

'We live with so many unknowns'

Sat, 2014-02-01 16:52
How I cope with my son's undiagnosed genetic disorder

Good sport, bad sport

Sat, 2014-02-01 16:49
With the Super Bowl taking place this weekend, Adam Gopnik says that despite his own worse instincts as a fan, sportsmanship is a quality worth sticking up for.

Strong drink 'too cheap' to ignore

Sat, 2014-02-01 16:17
Alcohol as cheap as 20p a unit proves minimum pricing is needed to combat Scotland's relationship with drink, according to the health secretary.

'Food needed' for 3.7m in S Sudan

Sat, 2014-02-01 15:58
The United Nations says it estimates 3.7 million people are in acute need of food in South Sudan as a result of the civil conflict there.

Spirit, ability, belief - but England end empty-handed

Sat, 2014-02-01 15:34
There were positives in England's defeat by France, writes Tom Fordyce, but they must learn the art of winning tight games

What the world owes a dull grey metal

Sat, 2014-02-01 14:36
What the world owes this dull, grey metal

Is this the city with the loudest car horns?

Sat, 2014-02-01 14:27
The city where the car horns sound like thunder

Bryans win doubles to cut GB lead

Sat, 2014-02-01 14:09
Great Britain lead the USA 2-1 in the Davis Cup World Group after Bob and Mike Bryan win the doubles in San Diego.

VIDEO: Super Bowl party begins in New York

Sat, 2014-02-01 14:07
The Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks are set to face each other in the Super Bowl on Sunday, but the party in already under way in New York.

No 10 rejects appointments claim

Sat, 2014-02-01 13:44
Number 10 says it makes appointments "on merit" as outgoing Ofsted chair and Labour peer Baroness Morgan claims she is the victim of efforts to appoint more Tories to key posts.

Lancaster seeks more from England

Sat, 2014-02-01 13:39
England head coach Stuart Lancaster says his side must improve if they are to make a serious Six Nations impact.

Libya snatch first African title

Sat, 2014-02-01 13:09
Libya beat Ghana 4-3 on penalties to win the African Nations Championship in Cape Town.

Protestants 'should not learn Irish'

Sat, 2014-02-01 13:06
A senior Orangeman says Protestants should not learn the Irish language because it is "part of the republican agenda".

Powers clash over Ukraine at summit

Sat, 2014-02-01 12:51
The issue of Ukraine's future sparks heated debate at a security summit in Munich, as Russia trades accusations with the EU and US.

Gun battle erupts before Thai poll

Sat, 2014-02-01 11:55
At least six people are wounded in gun battles in Bangkok between government opponents and supporters, a day before Thailand's general election.

Smoke grenades thrown at match

Sat, 2014-02-01 11:47
Smoke grenades were thrown as police escorted hundreds of Sunderland football fans through Newcastle city centre ahead of the Tyne-Wear derby match.

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