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Militants 'kill 20 Iraqi soldiers'

Sun, 2014-05-11 03:34
Militants have killed 20 Iraqi soldiers in an attack on a base near the violent northern city of Mosul, officials say.

Portrush Open 'some distance' away

Sun, 2014-05-11 03:16
The Royal and Ancient says it remains "some distance" from being able to stage the Open Championship in Northern Ireland.

VIDEO: Missouri town struck by tornado

Sun, 2014-05-11 03:01
A tornado has ripped through a small town in Missouri, severely damaging homes and downing trees and power lines.

Dzeko deserves player award - Mourinho

Sun, 2014-05-11 02:41
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says Edin Dzeko's "spectacular" season should have seen him win the player of the year award.

Cameron 'bullish' about EU talks

Sun, 2014-05-11 02:40
Prime Minister David Cameron says he is "upbeat, bullish and optimistic" he will succeed in renegotiating the UK's relationship with the European Union.

Bank boss 'understands' pay concern

Sun, 2014-05-11 02:37
The boss of Barclays, Antony Jenkins, says he understands the public's concern about bankers pay but that levels of pay need to be competitive.

VIDEO: Antony Jenkins on Marr: Full interview

Sun, 2014-05-11 01:54
Barclays Group CEO Antony Jenkins talks to Andrew Marr about the new direction of the group and the changing nature of retail banking.

Afghan front-runner gains support

Sun, 2014-05-11 01:32
Afghan presidential front-runner Abdullah Abdullah wins the backing of a key rival - forming the contest's first major coalition.

Nintendo 'sorry' in same-sex row

Sun, 2014-05-11 01:24
The game-maker apologises for not allowing same-sex couples in a life-simulation.

VIDEO: Cameron: 'Judge us on our record'

Sun, 2014-05-11 01:21
Prime Minister David Cameron has spoken up in support of free schools, after allies of Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg accused the Education Secretary Michael Gove of "lunacy".

Two dead, one injured in road crash

Sun, 2014-05-11 01:05
Two people die in a road collision in Pembrokeshire.

VIDEO: Polls open in Ukraine referendum

Sun, 2014-05-11 00:32
Voting has begun in parts of eastern Ukraine in a referendum over self-rule, organised by pro-Russian separatists.

Why do people eat placentas?

Sun, 2014-05-11 00:13
Why would anyone eat human afterbirth?

'Many hurt' in China waste protest

Sat, 2014-05-10 23:51
At least 39 people are reportedly hurt and dozens of vehicles damaged in a protest against a planned waste incinerator in a Chinese city.

Queen Victoria's diaries on display

Sat, 2014-05-10 23:48
Some of Queen Victoria's early diaries are to go on show at Windsor Castle at an exhibition marking the centenary of the royal archives housed at the Round Tower.

VIDEO: Who are UK's richest billionaires?

Sat, 2014-05-10 23:40
The number of billionaires living in the UK has risen to more than 100 for the first time, according to the 2014 Sunday Times Rich List.

A Eurovision full of surprises

Sat, 2014-05-10 23:12
Austria's "bearded lady" captivates audience, but UK misses top five

Gove's cash 'raid' and BBC row - the front pages

Sat, 2014-05-10 21:44
The education secretary's "cash raid" to prop up his free schools policy makes headlines, and there is also coverage of a "sacking" prompted by the playing of "The Sun Has Got His Hat On".

VIDEO: Tan hints at Cardiff kit compromise

Sat, 2014-05-10 21:28
Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan hints that he could reverse his controversial decision to change the side's colours if they return to the Premier League.

VIDEO: Anne Frank's diary adapted for stage

Sat, 2014-05-10 20:46
A new play based on the best-selling diaries of Anne Frank, one of the most recognisable victims of the Holocaust, is set to open in Amsterdam.
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