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FA plan includes league for B teams

Thu, 2014-05-08 08:29
A new tier for Premier League B teams is part of the Football Association commission's four-point plan to boost English football.

Scotland to pilot 'Clare's law'

Thu, 2014-05-08 08:26
A scheme allowing people to find out whether their partner has a history of domestic violence will be piloted in Scotland.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Thu, 2014-05-08 08:25
MPs discuss the ban on Indian mango imports to the EU, during an adjournment debate.

VIDEO: Explainer: What is halal meat?

Thu, 2014-05-08 08:24
Butcher Mohammed Adnan explains the difference between halal and non-halal meat.

France to fight Sahel militants

Thu, 2014-05-08 08:14
France will deploy 3,000 troops to fight militant Islamists across Africa's vast Sahel region as it has turned into a "danger zone", the defence minister says.

VIDEO: Jenkins: 'A simpler Barclays'

Thu, 2014-05-08 08:08
Barclays is to cut 19,000 jobs by 2016, with more than 9,000 to go in the UK, the bank has said. Chief executive Antony Jenkins speaks to the BBC's Kamal Ahmed.

China warns Vietnam over sea dispute

Thu, 2014-05-08 08:05
China warns Vietnam to withdraw its ships from disputed South China Sea waters after vessels from the two sides collide in a tense confrontation.

Police treated Brooks 'sensitively'

Thu, 2014-05-08 07:59
Police treated former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks with "particular sensitivity" before her arrest, the phone-hacking trial hears.

Pension urged for Troubles victims

Thu, 2014-05-08 07:55
A pension for those severely injured during the Troubles should be implemented immediately, the Victims Commissioner says.

Toddler's pond death accidental

Thu, 2014-05-08 07:53
A toddler who had an obsession with water drowned accidentally in a neighbour's pond in Denbighshire, a coroner says.

PM 'won't intervene on meat labels'

Thu, 2014-05-08 07:41
The government indicates it will not intervene over the labelling of ritually-slaughtered meat, saying it is an issue for retailers and customers.

Lewis to play Wolf Hall's Henry VIII

Thu, 2014-05-08 07:38
Damian Lewis will play Henry VIII in the forthcoming BBC adaptation of Wolf Hall, based on the first of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning novels.

Pistorius trial discusses last meal

Thu, 2014-05-08 07:33
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius's murder trial hears expert testimony on when Reeva Steenkamp may have eaten her last meal.

Venezuela protest camp broken up

Thu, 2014-05-08 07:25
In a dawn raid, security forces in Venezuela clear four protest camps in the capital, Caracas, and arrest hundreds of anti-government activists.

'The man from Milton Keynes sending a spaceship to Mars'

Thu, 2014-05-08 07:07
The scientist who put UK space exploration on the map

Grand National jockeys face hearing

Thu, 2014-05-08 07:05
Thirty-nine jockeys are charged with a rule breach at the 2014 Grand National but face no action over a stewards' inquiry protest.

VIDEO: Bogus Mandela interpreter back in spotlight

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:57
The sign language interpreter accused of using fake hand signals at Nelson Mandela's memorial has appeared in an advert, making light of the incident.

Bear kills Canadian energy worker

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:52
An energy company worker has been killed by a black bear at a base in the tar sands region of the Canadian province of Alberta, Suncor Energy says.

Banksy artwork 'could fetch £500K'

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:49
A piece of Banksy street art which was at the centre of a tussle between two possible owners could be worth up to £500,000, an auctioneer says.

Which football fans will live longest?

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:38
Are your football club's fans Premier League or League Two?

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