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Ten rescued as wave strands bus

Sun, 2014-02-02 09:09
Ten people are rescued after a bus is hit by a large wave in Newgale during high winds and high tides along the Welsh coast.

Fake £100k painting 'to be burned'

Sun, 2014-02-02 09:09
A businessman is told a painting he paid £100,000 for will be burned after it was ruled a fake by a committee run by the artist's grandchildren.

50 rescuers' nine-hour student hunt

Sun, 2014-02-02 08:56
More than 50 mountain rescuers battle atrocious weather for nine hours to rescue seven students in the Cambrian mountains.

Ireland 28-6 Scotland

Sun, 2014-02-02 08:54
Ireland recover from a nervous first half to comfortably beat Scotland in their 2014 Six Nations opener in Dublin.

Gove wants tests for four-year-olds

Sun, 2014-02-02 08:40
Education secretary Michael Gove strongly indicates that he wants to introduce formal assessments for four and five-year-olds when they enter school in England.

Gove: Morgan exit to refresh Ofsted

Sun, 2014-02-02 08:27
Education Secretary Michael Gove says the decision to change the head of Ofsted is in line with the government's belief roles need refreshing "from time to time".

In pictures: S Africa's fashion race

Sun, 2014-02-02 08:17
Fashionistas vie to catch the eye in S Africa

Helicopter rescues six fishermen

Sun, 2014-02-02 08:14
Six fishermen are rescued by helicopter and lifeboat after their boat founders in "treacherous" conditions off the north Cornish coast.

Egypt court acquits Morsi supporters

Sun, 2014-02-02 08:13
A court in Egypt clears dozens of supporters of ex-President Morsi arrested last July, as well as an Al-Jazeera cameraman covering their protest.

'Flood tourists' urged to stay away

Sun, 2014-02-02 08:09
Police urge "floods tourists" to stay away from the Somerset Levels with five flood warnings still in place across the county and more extreme weather predicted.

West Bromwich Albion 1-1 Liverpool

Sun, 2014-02-02 08:08
Liverpool defender Kolo Toure gifts West Brom an equaliser as the Reds miss a chance to tighten their grip on fourth place.

Man City should win more - Mourinho

Sun, 2014-02-02 07:56
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says Premier League leaders Manchester City should have won more titles.

VIDEO: French crew rescued off Cornwall

Sun, 2014-02-02 07:53
The crew of a French fishing boat are rescued off Cornwall after large waves crashed through the vessel's bridge, disabling it.

Barrel bombs 'kill dozens' in Aleppo

Sun, 2014-02-02 07:51
Syrian government helicopters have dropped barrel bombs on the northern city of Aleppo, killing about 90 people, activists say.

Pakistan Taliban 'select' Imran Khan

Sun, 2014-02-02 07:41
Pakistan's Taliban name ex-cricketer Imran Khan on their team for talks with the government, but his party says he is unlikely to accept.

Further searches for missing angler

Sun, 2014-02-02 07:34
Further searches will take place on Sunday evening for a sea angler who went missing off the Aberdeenshire coast in the early hours of the morning.

Giles keen to take England top job

Sun, 2014-02-02 07:31
England limited-overs coach Ashley Giles is "very interested" in taking on the England Test team after Andy Flower's resignation.

'Upset' at Orangeman language claim

Sun, 2014-02-02 07:28
An Irish language development officer in east Belfast says people there are upset by an Orange Order claim that Irish is being used for political purposes by republicans.

Wave watchers 'too close' criticism

Sun, 2014-02-02 07:04
People watching kayakers and surfers riding the Severn Bore in Gloucestershire are criticised by the Environment Agency for being "too close" to the river.

Heart of Midlothian 2-2 Inverness CT aet (2-4 pens)

Sun, 2014-02-02 06:56
Nine-man Inverness exact League Cup semi-final revenge on Hearts, winning on penalties to set up a final against Aberdeen.

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