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VIDEO: 'Movie star promise tempted Tulisa'

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:36
Singer Tulisa Contostavlos helped supply cocaine to an undercover reporter after he promised he could help her break into the movie business, a court is told.

Israel warns Gaza ahead of strikes

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:34
Israel warns thousands of Palestinians in Gaza to evacuate as it resumes air strikes amid continuing militant rocket fire directed at Israel.

13 arrests after paedophile inquiry

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:04
More than 339 online paedophiles have been arrested since April 2013 - 13 as part of a new UK-wide operation - says Police Scotland.

VIDEO: Humanoid robot opens bottles

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:03
Honda has launched the latest generation of its humanoid robot ASIMO (Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility).

Seven given life for Egypt assaults

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:56
A court in Egypt sentences seven men to life in prison and two others to 20 years for sexual assaulting women in Cairo last month.

Ireland confronts past treatment of unmarried mothers

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:54
Ireland confronts the way unmarried mothers were treated

Hairdresser murderer jailed for life

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:53
A man who stabbed his ex-girlfriend to death at the hairdressers in Gloucester where she worked is jailed for life.

Failing hospitals: Is the glass half-full or half-empty?

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:26
Is the glass half-full or half-empty, asks Nick Triggle

Baby born in court's witness room

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:19
A woman goes into labour and gives birth at Birmingham Crown Court.

Murdoch's Time Warner offer rebuffed

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:17
US media giant Time Warner has rejected an initial takeover approach from rival 21st Century Fox estimated at $80bn (£46.6bn).

Twitchers flock to glimpse rare bird

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:13
Hundreds of bird-watchers flock to the Norfolk coast in the hope of catching a rare glimpse of a migratory great knot in British waters.

Cabinet Eurosceptic now, says Fallon

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:12
David Cameron's cabinet is now Eurosceptic, says newly-promoted defence secretary Michael Fallon - prompting a swift response from Nick Clegg and Vince Cable.

Howard to direct Beatles documentary

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:07
Oscar-winning filmmaker Ron Howard will direct a documentary about the early years of the Beatles.

ONS: Mothers' average age hits 30

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:06
The trend towards older motherhood is continuing - with the average age of mothers in England and Wales reaching 30 for the first time.

Kashmir protest over deadly accident

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:03
An army vehicle has crashed into a taxi in Indian-administered Kashmir, killing six people and triggering violent protests, police say.

Arrest in Spain over 'Gerbil' murder

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:01
A man is arrested in Spain in connection with the murder of Glasgow gangland figure Kevin "Gerbil" Carroll.

Pupil success 'depends on postcode'

Wed, 2014-07-16 04:58
Pupils' chances of getting a good education in England still depend on where they live, inspectors say.

Farah fit to race at Glasgow 2014

Wed, 2014-07-16 04:53
Mo Farah says he is fit to race in this month's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after coming through a rigorous training session.

VIDEO: Unseen Campbell speed film restored

Wed, 2014-07-16 04:48
Unseen family footage of Donald Campbell breaking the land and water speed records in 1964 has been restored to mark their 50th anniversaries.

Ukraine's 'white power' warrior from Sweden

Wed, 2014-07-16 04:43
The Swedish nationalist fighting in Ukraine
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