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Sunderland acted 'like a pub team'

Sat, 2015-03-14 09:06
Sunderland are criticised after appearing to mistakenly start the second half of their match against Aston Villa with 10 men.

More talks held over welfare reform

Sat, 2015-03-14 08:03
Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams says that progress is still being made over the Stormont budget after further talks on Saturday.

Veteran MP Frank Field collapses

Sat, 2015-03-14 07:51
Labour MP Frank Field is being treated in hospital after collapsing, the party confirms.

Crystal Palace 3-1 Queens Park Rangers

Sat, 2015-03-14 07:38
QPR's relegation woes deepen after they slump to defeat at Crystal Palace and an eighth Premier League loss in nine games.

Eagle swoops from Dubai skyscraper

Sat, 2015-03-14 07:32
An eagle flies from the world's tallest building, Dubai's Burj Khalifa, while a camera on its back live streams the footage.

Body of IS death Briton handed over

Sat, 2015-03-14 07:29
The body of Konstandinos Erik Scurfield - the first Briton killed fighting Islamic State - is handed over to his father on the Syria-Iraq border.

Israel election: Who are the key candidates?

Sat, 2015-03-14 07:12
Israelis vote in the second snap election in two years on 17 March, and polls indicate that rightwing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party is facing a serious challenge from the centre-left Zionist Union.

White wins first title at Indian Open

Sat, 2015-03-14 07:04
Welshman Michael White thrashes England's Ricky Walden 5-0 to win his first world ranking title at the Indian Open.

Child sex abuse 'woven into society'

Sat, 2015-03-14 06:34
Home Secretary Theresa May warns about the scale of child abuse likely to be uncovered by a new inquiry.

VIDEO: Eagle in record breaking flight

Sat, 2015-03-14 06:31
A team of conservationists have highlighted the plight of endangered eagles by filming a record-breaking bird flight from the top of the Burj Khalifeh in Dubai.

Middlesbrough 4-1 Ipswich Town

Sat, 2015-03-14 06:16
Middlesbrough take the outright lead in the Championship with a win over rivals Ipswich in an incident-packed match.

Indian nun raped in convent attack

Sat, 2015-03-14 05:58
Police in eastern India are searching for a group of men who ransacked a convent school and gang-raped an elderly nun.

Nemtsov Ukraine report 'due soon'

Sat, 2015-03-14 05:36
A report on Russia's role in the Ukraine conflict - compiled by murdered opposition politician Boris Nemtsov - will be released in April, his ally tells the BBC.

Vanuatu president in cyclone appeal

Sat, 2015-03-14 05:27
Vanuatu President Baldwin Lonsdale appeals for international help after Cyclone Pam causes widespread destruction in the Pacific island archipelago.

'I was guessing, not driving'

Sat, 2015-03-14 05:19
No turning back: Andrew Benson on F1's good, bad and ugly on the eve of the new season.

Sierra Leone VP to seek asylum

Sat, 2015-03-14 04:35
Sierra Leone's Vice-President Samuel Sam-Sumana tells the BBC he is seeking US political asylum after soldiers surrounded his house.

Quit call over MEP's 'racist slur'

Sat, 2015-03-14 04:33
Humza Yousaf calls on UKIP's David Coburn to resign after the Scottish government minister was reportedly compared to a convicted terrorist.

Body found in burning car in field

Sat, 2015-03-14 04:30
A body is found in the boot of a burning car near Ifield Golf Club in West Sussex.

Surrey keen to recruit Pietersen

Sat, 2015-03-14 04:27
Surrey want to sign Kevin Pietersen for all forms of cricket for 2015, provided he can secure his release from the IPL.

Pub blaze causes roof collapse

Sat, 2015-03-14 03:48
A major fire has devastated a riverside pub in Cambridge, leaving it structurally unsafe.

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