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Nation falls silent in remembrance

Sun, 2014-11-09 08:07
The Queen leads the nation in remembering fallen service personnel, as Remembrance Sunday services are held across the UK.

Four injured as ferry hits wall

Sun, 2014-11-09 07:45
Four people are taken to hospital with minor injuries after a cross-channel ferry leaving Dover hits a harbour wall.

Police probe Easdale brothers incident

Sun, 2014-11-09 07:34
A man is alleged to have committed a breach of the peace involving key Ibrox investors before a Rangers match.

Take That announce first tour as trio

Sun, 2014-11-09 07:16
Gary Barlow, Mark Owen and Howard Donald will perform 22 concerts at seven arenas between next April and June.

Kinnock: Miliband is not in danger

Sun, 2014-11-09 07:13
Ed Miliband's leadership of the Labour Party is "not in danger", says one of his predecessors, Lord Kinnock, amid more reports of unrest among MPs.

HK protesters stage democracy march

Sun, 2014-11-09 07:11
Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong stage a "yellow ribbon" march to the office of China's top representative in the city.

Your pictures: Remembrance Sunday

Sun, 2014-11-09 07:04
Your pictures on Remembrance Sunday

Murray beaten by Nishikori in London

Sun, 2014-11-09 06:51
Britain's Andy Murray is beaten 6-4 6-4 by Japan's Kei Nishikori in the opening match of the ATP World Tour Finals in London.

Call to annul Russian 'LGBT wedding'

Sun, 2014-11-09 06:50
A lawmaker in the Russian city of St Petersburg seeks to annul a marriage between two women, one of whom was born male.

China's economic risks 'not scary'

Sun, 2014-11-09 05:52
President Xi Jinping plays down the risks facing China's economy, at a meeting of business leaders ahead of the Apec summit.

Murder charge after park body find

Sun, 2014-11-09 05:44
A 50-year-old woman is charged with murder after a man's body is found in a park in Newcastle.

VIDEO: The challenges facing Ed Miliband

Sun, 2014-11-09 04:58
The MP charged with running Labour's general election campaign on the challenges facing the party.

Patient tested in NI for Ebola virus

Sun, 2014-11-09 04:49
A patient at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast is being tested for Ebola.

Madonna items top celebrity auction

Sun, 2014-11-09 04:24
A collection of dresses and outfits worn by Madonna during her career in music and TV helps a celebrity auction raise $3.2m.

VIDEO: Royals commemorate Remembrance Sunday

Sun, 2014-11-09 03:21
The Queen has led the nation in remembering service personnel who have died during conflicts, as Remembrance Sunday services are held around the UK.

Heavy shelling in Ukraine city

Sun, 2014-11-09 03:02
Shelling resumes in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, hours after an intense bombardment during the night, eyewitnesses say.

Miliband warning over EU exit threat

Sun, 2014-11-09 03:02
Threats to leave the EU are a danger to the UK, Ed Miliband is to warn amid further reports suggesting some within Labour are questioning his position.

Scotland marks Remembrance Sunday

Sun, 2014-11-09 02:44
People across Scotland take part in two minutes of silence, to remember the men and women who have died in wars.

Belafonte handed honorary Oscar

Sun, 2014-11-09 02:43
Harry Belafonte is among four cinematic veterans honoured at the Governor's Awards, alongside Maureen O'Hara, Hayao Miyazak and Jean-Claude Carriere.

VIDEO: Drawing helps with fame 'nonsense'

Sun, 2014-11-09 02:26
Painting, drawing, family and friends help the Sherlock actor Benedict Cumberbatch cope with fame.