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Rugby coach's stag do death probed

Tue, 2014-08-12 03:08
Police investigate the death of rugby coach "with heart of gold" who died while on a stag do in Manchester.

Why do MPs quit Parliament?

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:58
Reasons MPs give for deciding to step down from Parliament

Lion cub leads ranger to dead mother

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:57
A lion cub has led forest rangers to its mother's corpse in an Indian sanctuary, an act described by officials as very unusual behaviour.

Mbeki calls for Israel goods boycott

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:57
South Africa's ex-President Thabo Mbeki calls for a boycott of Israeli goods, saying Israel must "pay a price" for the conflict in Gaza.

SSE Airtricity creates 143 jobs

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:48
Energy firm SSE Airtricity is creating 143 new jobs in Belfast with an expansion of its customer services centre.

Edinburgh panda 'believed pregnant'

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:41
Edinburgh Zoo said it 'believes' its panda Tian Tian is pregnant and may give birth at the end of the month.

Colombian drought triggers clashes

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:40
Residents of Colombia's northern La Guajira province clash with police as they demand more government support to overcome a drought.

Obituary: Robin Williams

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:35
Life and career of actor and comic Robin Williams

Path under fire-hit pier to open

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:29
The seafront path running under Eastbourne Pier will be open in time for the East Sussex town's annual airshow, the council says.

Hoddle joins QPR as first-team coach

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:23
Queens Park Rangers appoint former England boss Glenn Hoddle in a coaching role to work alongside manager Harry Redknapp.

Anger over Nato protester peace camp

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:23
Anti-Nato protesters' plans for a park "peace camp" angers residents as Newport prepares for next month's summit.

VIDEO: Panda triplets born in China

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:16
A zoo in southern China has unveiled newborn panda triplets, thought to be the world's first known surviving trio.

Suicides blamed on jail conditions

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:15
Overcrowding and lack of staff have contributed to an increase in suicides in jails in England and Wales, the chief inspector of prisons says.

Tributes to M4 crash death man

Tue, 2014-08-12 02:07
Tributes are paid to a former Swansea University student who died in a crash on the M4 at the weekend.

Spanish priest dies of Ebola virus

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:54
A Spanish missionary who contracted Ebola in Liberia dies in hospital in Spain, officials say, as the virus claims more than 1,000 lives in West Africa.

Woman 'hanged in festival toilet'

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:50
A woman who died at a music festival in Hampshire was found hanged in a campsite toilet, an inquest hears.

Farah reveals hospital airlift drama

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:43
Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah reveals he was airlifted to hospital after collapsing following a training run.

VIDEO: 2014 Scottish vote in numbers

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:39
A summary of the findings in the Scottish Social Attitudes Survey, conducted by ScotCen Social Research between May and July 2014.

England right to retain Cook - Vaughan

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:39
Former England captain Michael Vaughan admits he was wrong to say Alastair Cook should be replaced as skipper.

Choir tops 4m hits with Shakira song

Tue, 2014-08-12 01:27
An all-male Oxford University choir's charity cover version of Shakira's Hips Don't Lie is watched more than four million times on Youtube.
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