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'Trojan' governor is Ofsted inspector

Mon, 2014-06-02 07:29
Tahir Alam, put in the spotlight by allegations of extremist takeovers in Birmingham schools, has himself been working as an Ofsted inspector.

City faces 'Trojan Horse storm'

Mon, 2014-06-02 07:27
Birmingham faces schools going into special measures

Webster replaces Agar at Wakefield

Mon, 2014-06-02 07:11
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats coach Richard Agar steps down and is replaced by former assistant James Webster.

Japan Fukushima ice wall work starts

Mon, 2014-06-02 07:10
The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant starts building a large underground ice wall to isolate toxic water produced by the plant.

Arrests part of UVF murders probe

Mon, 2014-06-02 07:03
Four men are arrested by police investigating loyalist paramilitary murders in north Belfast.

Libya clashes: 18 killed in Benghazi

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:51
At least 18 people have been killed in fierce fighting between Islamists and a renegade general in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, medics say.

Former Bayern boss starts sentence

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:44
Former Bayern Munich President Uli Hoeness has begun serving a three-and-a-half year jail sentence for tax evasion, his lawyers say.

Early Connery TV recording unearthed

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:43
A recording of an early TV appearance by Sean Connery, thought to have been lost forever, has been unearthed by the film's director.

Life for murderer of 91-year-old man

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:35
A man is sentenced to life for the murder of a 91-year-old man, who died almost two months after an attack.

Blair urges Europe to 'reconnect'

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:34
The UK must help the EU to change rather than just focusing on renegotiating its own membership terms, Tony Blair says.

Rape 'routine' in DR Congo prisons

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:23
Security officials "routinely" rape women in prisons in the Democratic Republic of Congo as punishment for their political activities, a UK-based charity says.

Second arrest in 2004 murder inquiry

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:22
A second man is arrested in connection with the death of man whose body was found in a field in Renfrewshire almost 10 years ago.

Will Qatar paper trail prove corruption?

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:19
Will Qatar paper trail prove bribery and corruption?

PCSOs sacked after exam cheat claim

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:13
Thirteen Police Community Support Officers (PCSO) are sacked and one quits after an allegation of cheating in their final exam.

Toddler's body 'like a rag doll'

Mon, 2014-06-02 06:01
A two-year-old who died from a blunt force trauma injury to her liver was "like a rag doll" when paramedics arrived at her Peterborough home, a court hears.

Comic warned over England send-off

Mon, 2014-06-02 05:57
A comedian who tried to gatecrash England's World Cup departure at Luton airport is removed by security staff.

Hillsborough capacity was 'too high'

Mon, 2014-06-02 05:46
Allowing fans unrestricted access to Hillsborough's standing terraces at the time of the stadium disaster would have been "ridiculous", a jury hears.

Tories back Scots income tax power

Mon, 2014-06-02 05:34
Scotland should be given full income tax powers following a vote against independence, Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson says.

African teams can't defend? Common cliches examined

Mon, 2014-06-02 05:10
Are England useless at penalties? Are Brazil the free-kick kings? BBC Sport takes a look at seven overused World Cup cliches.

Keane turns down Celtic for Ireland

Mon, 2014-06-02 04:55
Republic of Ireland assistant Roy Keane tells Celtic he does not want to be considered for their manager's job.
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