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Castle unveils Henry VIII portrait

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:58
A portrait of Henry VIII as a young man is unveiled at Hever Castle in Kent.

Champion Hurdle glory for Faugheen

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:55
Favourite Faugheen, ridden by Ruby Walsh, wins the feature Champion Hurdle on day one of the Cheltenham Festival.

Families tell MPs of letter anger

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:51
Families of three missing schoolgirls tell MPs they would have done more to monitor them if they had known a fourth girl had already gone to Syria.

Dyer wins soap personality prize

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:31
EastEnders' Danny Dyer is named soap personality of 2015 at the TV and Radio Industries Club (Tric) awards.

VIDEO: Sports celebrities killed in Argentina

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:27
Three French athletes are among 10 people killed during filming for a reality television programme in Argentina.

Police aware of tweet about Welbeck

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:14
Greater Manchester Police say they are aware of a racially abusive tweet about Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck.

Mancini keen to sign Toure for Inter

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:12
Roberto Mancini believes Yaya Toure wants to leave Man City and says he would be keen to bring him to Inter Milan.

Chad shutdown over helmet protests

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:11
Chadian authorities close all schools and universities after deadly protests over a requirement for motorbike riders to wear helmets.

India remembers World War One dead

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:07
Events are being held to remember thousands of Indian soldiers who fought alongside the British in a key battle in France in World War One.

VIDEO: Drone's-eye view of Crossrail tunnels

Tue, 2015-03-10 07:07
For the first time, the BBC has been allowed to fly a remote controlled camera along the tunnels of London's Crossrail service.

Brecon crash teen survivor 'lucky'

Tue, 2015-03-10 06:54
A teenage survivor of a crash in Brecon, which killed three of his friends and a pensioner, says he is lucky to be alive.

France stunned by Argentina crash

Tue, 2015-03-10 06:18
Prosecutors in France open an investigation after eight French nationals, including three sports stars, die in a helicopter crash in Argentina.

'Banning Tor unwise', MPs told

Tue, 2015-03-10 06:04
Advice given to MPs on the dark web says it can be used in the public interest and that banning it in the UK would be difficult technically.

Pakistan widens execution policy

Tue, 2015-03-10 05:56
Pakistan resumes executions for all capital offences, after earlier lifting a moratorium on the death penalty for terror offences only.

Problem family scheme 'helps 105,000'

Tue, 2015-03-10 05:50
Ninety per cent of the 120,000 most troubled families targeted by a government scheme have had their lives "turned around", Communities Secretary Eric Pickles says.

Iran hardliner to lead clerical body

Tue, 2015-03-10 05:29
Hardline cleric Ayatollah Mohammad Yazdi is elected chairman of Iran's Assembly of Experts, which chooses and monitors the supreme leader.

Pressure on a 'strained' social service

Tue, 2015-03-10 05:24
The man appointed to keep an eye on children's services has warned against growing criticism of social workers.

Dennis Hopper film appeal launches

Tue, 2015-03-10 05:20
The director of Dennis Hopper's final film is launching an appeal to raise funds to get it finished - five years after the actor's death.

Villiers rules out more welfare cash

Tue, 2015-03-10 05:12
Martin McGuinness says £200m would solve problems over welfare reform but the Northern Ireland Secretary says there will be no extra cash.

VIDEO: Queen names new cruise ship Britannia

Tue, 2015-03-10 05:06
The Queen has officially named the new luxury cruise ship Britannia in a special ceremony in Southampton.

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