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Tory immigration rebels defeated

Thu, 2014-01-30 10:31
Almost 100 Tory MPs rebel but are defeated in a Commons vote over their bid to stop foreign criminals using European human rights law to avoid deportation.

Veil row woman in court plea U-turn

Thu, 2014-01-30 10:30
A woman who refused to remove her niqab at her trial for witness intimidation admits the charge after the jury fails to reach a verdict.

Childcare spending 'rises' - survey

Thu, 2014-01-30 10:20
Parents in England report "significant increase" in overall childcare costs, despite falls in hourly cost of day nurseries and childminders.

VIDEO: Presenter sees his own tapeworm

Thu, 2014-01-30 10:11
Michael Mosley sees a tapeworm residing in his gut.

DUP anger over 'gay suicides' claim

Thu, 2014-01-30 09:58
The DUP makes a formal complaint against an academic who wrote an email claiming the party may have been responsible for gay and lesbian young people killing themselves.

Justin Bieber charged with assault

Thu, 2014-01-30 09:46
Canadian pop star Justin Bieber is charged with assaulting a limousine driver in Toronto, in his second court appearance in a week.

Oil giant Shell 'changing emphasis'

Thu, 2014-01-30 09:25
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell halts exploration in Alaska as part of a strategy that will see the company cut spending and step up asset disposals.

Schumacher doctors work to end coma

Thu, 2014-01-30 09:20
Racing legend Michael Schumacher's sedation is being reduced to allow him to wake from his coma, which could take a long time, his manager says.

Hanged soldier prompts review call

Thu, 2014-01-30 09:14
A coroner calls for a review of army mental health procedures after a former soldier who served in Afghanistan was found hanged at his home.

VIDEO: Cameron: Communications data vital

Thu, 2014-01-30 09:05
David Cameron says it is crucial to modernise legislation regarding communications data, or face "a real problem... keeping people safe."

Thursday's gossip column

Thu, 2014-01-30 08:50
Schalke won't sell Draxler to Arsenal, Swansea pull out of Ince deal, Norwich keen on Yobo, plus more.

Red Bull endure nightmare Jerez test

Thu, 2014-01-30 08:41
Red Bull's pre-season struggles continue as the world champions endure a difficult third day of testing in Jerez.

VIDEO: Good Samaritan dies in M1 tragedy

Thu, 2014-01-30 08:41
A "serious incident" in which two people are said to have died has seen the M1 motorway in Hertfordshire closed for some time.

Soldiers to help with Games security

Thu, 2014-01-30 08:32
Members of the armed forces are to be drafted in to help with security at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, it is revealed.

Neighbour reverses car into kitchen

Thu, 2014-01-30 08:11
A couple return from holiday to find a neighbour's car embedded in their bungalow's newly-refitted kitchen.

Men 'enjoyed helping triple killer'

Thu, 2014-01-30 08:10
Two men accused of helping multiple murderer Joanna Dennehy were "enjoying the moment", a jury hears.

'No helmet' cycling ad ban reviewed

Thu, 2014-01-30 07:49
A ruling against a safe cycling advert which showed a rider without a helmet is withdrawn while authorities review their decision.

AUDIO: Orthorexia 'rules your entire life'

Thu, 2014-01-30 07:48
Orthorexia sufferer Carrie Armstrong says her obsession with healthy eating ruled her entire life.

US economy growing at 3.2% a year

Thu, 2014-01-30 07:25
US economic growth remains robust for the final quarter of 2013, growing at an annual rate of 3.2%, according to official figures.

'Mourinho is wrong - football was exciting in the 1800s'

Thu, 2014-01-30 07:22
Jose Mourinho would find football in the Victorian to be entertaining with teams playing five forwards, according to a historian.

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