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S Sudan ceasefire comes into effect

Sat, 2014-05-10 14:28
A ceasefire to end a five-month conflict in South Sudan comes into effect, with the UN urging both sides to facilitate deliveries of emergency aid.

VIDEO: Graham Norton's Eurovision surprise

Sat, 2014-05-10 13:44
Eurovision presenter Graham Norton looked surprised when live coverage from the 59th annual Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen cut to him.

VIDEO: British troops leave Helmand outpost

Sat, 2014-05-10 13:23
British troops have pulled out of their last outpost in Helmand.

UK troops leave last Helmand outpost

Sat, 2014-05-10 13:19
British forces pull out of their last forward base in Afghanistan

Deadly hot air balloon fire in US

Sat, 2014-05-10 11:55
At least two people have died after a hot air balloon hit a power line and caught fire in front of a horrified US crowd.

First Lady condemns Nigeria kidnaps

Sat, 2014-05-10 10:18
An "outraged" US First Lady Michelle Obama says the mass kidnap of Nigerian schoolgirls is part of a pattern of threats to girls' education globally.

Remains returned to 'Ground Zero'

Sat, 2014-05-10 09:55
Thousands of unidentified remains from the 9/11 attacks have been returned to 'Ground Zero' in a ceremony, amid concern from some relatives.

Hamilton beats Rosberg to Spain pole

Sat, 2014-05-10 09:06
Lewis Hamilton beats team-mate Nico Rosberg in a private battle for pole position at the Spanish Grand Prix.

Mercedes pair 'could win every race'

Sat, 2014-05-10 09:01
Ferrari's Fernando Alonso says Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg could win every race this season between them.

Man and woman dead with stab wounds

Sat, 2014-05-10 08:58
A man and a woman are found dead with stab wounds in a house in the West Midlands where three children were sleeping.

Harlequins 19-16 Bath

Sat, 2014-05-10 08:50
Harlequins produce a fine performance to beat Bath and, in the process, pip them to a spot in the Premiership play-offs.

VIDEO: Escaped rhea shot by resident

Sat, 2014-05-10 08:27
A large South American bird that was on the run in the Home Counties has been killed by a local resident, because he was worried it could cause a car crash.

Sign and trees fall in strong winds

Sat, 2014-05-10 08:16
A shop sign has fallen in strong winds, injuring one person, and a number of trees are also blown down across south Wales.

Olympic sailor confirms Solent plan

Sat, 2014-05-10 08:08
Olympic sailor Sir Ben Ainslie confirms he plans to bring an America's Cup team to the south coast.

Giro d'Italia visits north coast

Sat, 2014-05-10 08:07
Tens of thousands of spectators turn out for the second stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, won in a thrilling sprint finish.

Kittel wins Giro stage in Belfast

Sat, 2014-05-10 07:58
Germany's Marcel Kittel wins stage two as Michael Matthews takes over the race lead from Orica team-mate Svein Tuft.

Nursing levels guidance considered

Sat, 2014-05-10 07:49
Draft NHS guidance which says patients could be at risk if nurses have to care for more than eight people is to be examined by the Welsh government.

Fifty Dartmoor trekkers evacuated

Sat, 2014-05-10 07:43
The Army evacuates 53 youngsters on the Ten Tors challenge across Dartmoor with minor injuries.

VIDEO: Preparations for Ukraine referendums

Sat, 2014-05-10 07:41
The BBC's Olga Ivshina takes a look at a Donetsk polling station ahead of referendums planned by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.

Protest in Glasgow over abductions

Sat, 2014-05-10 07:41
A protest is held in Glasgow calling for the return of more than 200 girls who were abducted from their school in Nigeria.

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