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Kenya athletes threaten boycott

Thu, 2014-01-23 05:23
Some of Kenya's top athletes threaten to stop representing their nation at international competitions like the Olympics over new tax laws.

Berlusconi 'witness tampering' probe

Thu, 2014-01-23 05:13
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is to be investigated for alleged witness-tampering in an underage prostitution trial.

VIDEO: Coogan and Brydon take Trip to Italy

Thu, 2014-01-23 05:11
Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon take the sequel to their 2010 adventure, The Trip to Italy, to the Sundance Film Festival.

Deadly bird flu cases surging

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:56
A surge in cases of the deadly new strain of bird flu in China is being reported.

Warning after Gower beach landslide

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:54
There is a warning for visitors to take care after a cliff landslide at a beach which has been voted one of the most beautiful in Europe.

'Lost opportunities' in boy's care

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:48
A hospital where four-year-old Sean Turner died after heart surgery "lost opportunities" to help him but did not fail in its basic care, a coroner says.

Stan Collymore quits Twitter - agent

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:47
Stan Collymore's Twitter account has been deleted, the ex-footballer's agent confirms.

VIDEO: Coast storm reveals ancient remains

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:43
Recent storms have forced a stretch of the Welsh coastline back to reveal artefacts dating back up to 6,000 years.

Paisley Jr 'in difficult position'

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:42
DUP leader Peter Robinson says he recognises Ian Paisley Jr is "in a difficult position" following a documentary that focused on his father's departure as party head.

1,500 UK forces jobs to be cut

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:40
Some 1,500 personnel are to lose their jobs in the armed forces' final round of job cuts since the 2010 defence review, the defence secretary says.

Pension fees cap delay confirmed

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:28
Pensions minister Steve Webb confirms the government is delaying the introduction of a cap on pension charges for "at least" a year.

Day in pictures: 23 January 2014

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:26
24 hours of news photogs: 23 January

Mother stabbed to death in Australia

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:22
A woman, believed to be from Northern Ireland, has been found dead in Australia.

US spying illegal, panel advises

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:22
The bulk collection of phone data by the US government is illegal and has had "minimal" benefits, an independent US privacy watchdog says.

Wawrinka reaches first major final

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:21
Stanislas Wawrinka beats Tomas Berdych in their Australian Open semi-final to reach his first Grand Slam final.

Gardener who beat thieves is cleared

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:18
A gardener is cleared of causing grievous bodily harm to thieves he attacked after catching them red-handed raiding his business.

England women beaten in Melbourne

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:13
England women lose the second one-day international against Australia and still need another win to retain the Women's Ashes.

Nearby supernova dazzles astronomers

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:11
The closest supernova seen for several decades has been spotted by students at University College London.

Are hospitals fiddling the waiting times?

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:01
Why stats on waiting times might be unreliable

The mystery of the double toilet

Thu, 2014-01-23 04:01
A picture of two toilets unpartitioned in the Sochi Winter Olympics site has caused a sensation on social media in Russia and abroad.

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