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Cameron confirms £8bn NHS pledge

Fri, 2015-04-10 12:57
A Conservative government would put an extra £8bn into the NHS in England by 2020, David Cameron will say - but Labour says it is a panic move and is unfunded.

US deputies suspended over beating

Fri, 2015-04-10 12:56
Ten California officers have been placed on administrative lead after they were filmed beating a suspect during his arrest.

Brighton & Hove Albion 0-2 Bournemouth

Fri, 2015-04-10 12:56
Bournemouth edge closer to promotion to the Premier League after two second-half goals seal victory over Brighton.

Galloway broke election law - Labour

Fri, 2015-04-10 12:25
Labour accuses George Galloway of breaching election law by making false statements about its candidate in the Bradford West seat he's defending.

Superb Spieth in control at Masters

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:58
Jordan Spieth takes command of the Masters with a superb six-under-par 66 for a four-shot clubhouse lead.

Boy blinded by fairy wand loses case

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:43
The family of a boy who was partially blinded after being hit in the eye with a fairy wand by a classmate in school has lost a High Court battle for damages.

VIDEO: Belsen survivor meets liberator

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:38
A woman who survived the Holocaust and was in Bergen-Belsen as World War Two ended has met one of the British soldiers who liberated the camp.

Jockey McNamara to miss National

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:19
Lord Windermere jockey Robbie McNamara is out of the Grand National after a fall at Wexford.

Germany to bring back 100 tanks

Fri, 2015-04-10 11:02
Germany plans to bring 100 mothballed tanks back into service in an apparent response to rising tensions with Russia over Ukraine.

Chile prisoners 'extorted Spaniards'

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:58
Spanish police break up an extortion ring run by Chilean jail inmates who allegedly cold-called Spanish civilians demanding kidnap ransoms.

Record candidates for Greens and UKIP

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:56
UKIP and the Green Party are standing in a record number of seats at the general election, according to Press Association figures.

Malala Yousafzai gets asteroid

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:48
Nasa names an asteroid after schoolgirl campaigner Malala Yousafzai.

Much-needed aid arrives in Yemen

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:45
Two planes arrive in Yemen with some 32 tonnes of much-needed aid after being delayed awaiting clearance from fighters in the conflict.

VIDEO: What matters to a film producer?

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:31
Lucie Wenigerova is a Czech film producer living in London who is unhappy at the treatment of immigrants in Britain

Sterling happy if playing - Sturridge

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:22
Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling will be happy at the club if he is playing regularly, says team-mate Daniel Sturridge.

VIDEO: Week two of election campaigning

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:16
BBC News rounds up the second week of election campaigning.

Relationship index: Obama and the Americas

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:09
As President Obama goes to the Summit of Americas with change in Cuba on the horizon, where does the US stand in the rest of the hemisphere?

Warne praises 'Godfather' Benaud

Fri, 2015-04-10 10:07
Shane Warne pays tribute to Richie Benaud, the former Australia Test captain and iconic commentator who has died aged 84.

Tory Fabricant reveals skin cancer

Fri, 2015-04-10 09:37
Conservative parliamentary candidate Michael Fabricant reveals he has been diagnosed with skin cancer, to raise awareness of the condition.

Wood predicts polls bounce for Plaid

Fri, 2015-04-10 09:02
Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood predicts a bounce in the polls for her party as a result of last week's televised leaders' debate.