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Rodriguez beats Roche to goal award

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:59
Colombia's James Rodriguez wins the Fifa goal of the year award, beating Irishwoman Stephanie Roche and Robin van Persie.

Lovenkrands hails 'great guy' Ashley

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:59
Peter Lovenkrands praises Mike Ashley amid criticism of the businessman's interests in Rangers and Newcastle United.

Hanged boy's 'extreme anxiety'

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:55
A coroner records a narrative conclusion in the case of a 15-year-old boy found hanged after a fellow pupil claimed the pair might have had sex.

Nigeria estimates Baga deaths at 150

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:47
Nigeria says the number of casualties in an assault by Boko Haram on the town of Baga last week was lower than previously believed.

Sellafield firm to lose contract

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:45
The government is set to strip private consortium Nuclear Management Partners (NMP) of a £9bn contract to clean up the nuclear waste site at Sellafield.

VIDEO: Dairy farming 'worst for 20 years'

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:38
Cumbria dairy farmer Jonathan Britton says he is facing the prospect of selling milk for less than 10p per litre - compared with 35p per litre last year.

Olympian Ainslie rescued by Branson

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:22
Four-time Olympic sailing champion Ben Ainslie and wife Georgie Thompson rescued by Sir Richard Branson on their honeymoon.

Pub gets Prince Charles's gas bill

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:22
A pub called the Prince of Wales is sent a gas bill addressed to Prince Charles - and the pub is not even on the gas mains.

Islamic State 'recruiting Afghan fighters'

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:20
Evidence is emerging that Islamic State is recruiting Taliban fighters, writes David Loyn, possibly heralding a new and unstable phase for Afghanistan.

Children hurt as two buses crash

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:10
Four children and an adult are injured after two buses crashed in Cardiff.

IS 'hacks US Centcom Twitter feed'

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:04
US Central Command's Twitter account is hacked by a group claiming to be supporters of Islamic State.

NHS issues cold weather alert

Mon, 2015-01-12 09:02
NHS England has issued a cold weather alert for the next seven days, warning the public that services could be disrupted and asking vulnerable patients to take extra care.

Five jailed over sham marriage

Mon, 2015-01-12 08:57
Five members of what Home Office investigators have described as a "sham marriage gang" are jailed following a hearing at Downpatrick Crown Court.

Dozens died during 999 downgrade

Mon, 2015-01-12 08:52
Dozens of patients whose 999 calls were downgraded by an ambulance emergency centre later died, a report reveals.

VIDEO: CCTV shows Paris attacker's partner

Mon, 2015-01-12 08:47
CCTV at an Istanbul airport appears to show Hayat Boumeddiene, the partner of Amedy Coulibaly, going through passport control.

Albion had become complacent - Pulis

Mon, 2015-01-12 08:42
West Brom head coach Tony Pulis says the club had become complacent after five straight seasons in the Premier League.

In pictures: Bomb attack in Potiskum

Mon, 2015-01-12 08:35
Suicide bombings in Potiskum, Nigeria

Cuts to cancer treatments announced

Mon, 2015-01-12 08:17
Twenty-five cancer treatments no longer to be funded by NHS in England, say health chiefs

Trump beaten by Maguire at Masters

Mon, 2015-01-12 08:15
Stephen Maguire defeats Judd Trump 6-4 in the first round of the Masters at Alexandra Palace in London.

Gay couple must separate for marriage

Mon, 2015-01-12 08:04
A gay couple who wanted to convert their Northern Ireland civil partnership into a marriage in Scotland say they were told they would first have to live apart for two years.

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