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Kerry to discuss Israel pull-out bid

Tue, 2014-12-16 05:34
US Secretary of State John Kerry is to meet the chief Palestinian negotiator in London over moves to set a timetable for an end to the Israeli occupation.

Ofcom names Sharon White as new boss

Tue, 2014-12-16 05:32
Ofcom, the UK's telecoms regulator, has named senior Treasury official Sharon White as its new chief executive.

Care home scalding death accidental

Tue, 2014-12-16 05:12
A care assistant at a nursing home where a dementia patient was scalded in a bath, had not been given any formal training, an inquest hears.

Edmonton murder victim named

Tue, 2014-12-16 05:10
A man whose murder led to the arrest of five boys aged between 13 and 14 is formally identified as 53-year-old Christopher John Barry.

Tonev loses racism ban appeal

Tue, 2014-12-16 04:35
Celtic winger Aleksandar Tovev's appeal against a seven-match ban for racial abuse is rejected by the Scottish FA.

Murphy names new front bench team

Tue, 2014-12-16 04:33
Scottish Labour leader Jim Murphy has announced his new front bench team, with jobs for fellow leadership contenders Neil Findlay and Sarah Boyack.

VIDEO: Pakistan's fight with the Taliban

Tue, 2014-12-16 04:32
The BBC's Mike Wooldridge looks at how Pakistan has battled with the Taliban and what future hope there is for resolving the conflict.

I've never fixed games, says Herrera

Tue, 2014-12-16 04:23
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera insists he has never been involved in match-fixing after being named in an investigation.

UK 'will join the euro' - Heseltine

Tue, 2014-12-16 04:23
Former Conservative Deputy Prime Minister Lord Heseltine predicts the UK will join the euro one day.

How can golf rediscover its mojo?

Tue, 2014-12-16 04:17
From lowering the cost to using a timer and jet packs - your suggestions on how to get a lot more people playing golf.

VIDEO: One of last six rare rhinos dies

Tue, 2014-12-16 04:09
One of the world's last remaining northern white rhinos has died at a zoo in California, the 44-year old male named Angalifu died of old age, leaving only five in the world.

Stormont opposition plans outlined

Tue, 2014-12-16 04:09
Arrangements for a Stormont opposition could be put in place as early as March 2015, according to the government paper given to the parties last week.

Arrests over Spanish football death

Tue, 2014-12-16 04:05
Spanish police arrest 32 people as part of an investigation into the murder of a Deportivo La Coruna fan before a game in November.

VIDEO: Heseltine: We will join the euro

Tue, 2014-12-16 03:51
The UK "will join the euro" says Lord Heseltine, although it would not be "in the foreseeable future".

Garcia complaint inadmissible - Fifa

Tue, 2014-12-16 03:46
Fifa dismisses a complaint from its own World Cup corruption investigator Michael Garcia as well as two whistleblowers.

Rodgers rejects talk of disharmony

Tue, 2014-12-16 03:42
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers dismisses talk of dressing room unrest at the struggling Premier League club.

Day in pictures: 16 December 2014

Tue, 2014-12-16 03:41
Images from around the world: 16 December

Church reveals abuse allegations

Tue, 2014-12-16 03:40
The Catholic Church in Scotland reveals details of abuse allegations made in 2013, of which seven were made against members of the clergy.

Reading set to appoint Clarke

Tue, 2014-12-16 03:38
Championship side Reading are set to appoint former West Brom boss Steve Clarke as their new manager.

Roma pupils 'need more support'

Tue, 2014-12-16 03:34
Children from Roma backgrounds in England's schools must be better supported to learn and achieve, a report by the watchdog Ofsted says.

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