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One Direction open R1's Big Weekend

Sat, 2014-05-24 07:51
The boy band start the two-day free music festival at Glasgow Green with 50,000 fans due to attend.

I respect Farage, says Osborne

Sat, 2014-05-24 07:22
Chancellor George Osborne says he respects Nigel Farage but that the UKIP leader does not have "answers to the country's future".

Pope praises Jordan as tour begins

Sat, 2014-05-24 07:13
Pope Francis praises Jordan for its "generous welcome" to Syrian refugees at the start of a three-day visit to the Middle East.

China tries to block Xinjiang blast memorial

Sat, 2014-05-24 06:58
China tries to block mourning for Xinjiang blast

WRU explains league restructure

Sat, 2014-05-24 06:37
The Welsh Rugby Union contacts each member club to address concerns over its plan to restructure the Welsh League next season.

Militants attack Somali parliament

Sat, 2014-05-24 06:22
At least 10 people are reported killed as al-Shabab militants attack parliament in the Somali capital Mogadishu.

Wind turbine plan is overturned

Sat, 2014-05-24 06:21
Plans for a wind turbine at a Powys beauty spot are overturned after a businessman challenged a council decision in the High Court.

Warning issued of more heavy rain

Sat, 2014-05-24 05:50
Forecasters upgrade a yellow warning of heavy rain and thunder for much of Wales and southern and central Britain.

Rugby brings fresh M4 tolls delays

Sat, 2014-05-24 05:45
Motorway traffic into Wales is facing delays for a second day, partly due to the Heineken Cup Final in Cardiff later.

Rosberg takes controversial pole

Sat, 2014-05-24 05:42
Nico Rosberg beats Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to pole position at the Monaco Grand Prix in controversial circumstances.

Lie test courses for probation staff

Sat, 2014-05-24 05:38
Probation officers in England and Wales are to be trained to carry out compulsory lie detector tests on sex offenders, the Ministry of Justice says.

Prince makes Leeds concert debut

Sat, 2014-05-24 05:21
Pop star Prince makes his first ever appearance in Leeds, as part of his Hit and Run tour.

Ultras united: Fans rally for Ukraine

Sat, 2014-05-24 04:49
How the revolution brought Ukrainian football rivals together

Gates open for Radio 1's Big Weekend

Sat, 2014-05-24 04:36
Fifty thousand fans are expected at Glasgow Green over the next two days for the station's free music festival.

NHS staff form 'Yes' campaign group

Sat, 2014-05-24 04:27
About 100 health service staff form a new group to campaign for a "Yes" vote in September's referendum.

Man denies attacking father's killer

Sat, 2014-05-24 04:12
A west Belfast man appears in court accused of attacking his father's killer.

VIDEO: Pope greets BBC's Bowen on plane

Sat, 2014-05-24 03:54
Pope Francis took the time to meet the reporters accompanying him as he travels to the Middle East.

Art school destruction 'prevented'

Sat, 2014-05-24 03:45
Firefighters battling the blaze at Glasgow School of Art say they have prevented the destruction of both the structure and most of its contents.

Rahman re-elected in Tower Hamlets

Sat, 2014-05-24 03:20
Tower Hamlets Bangladeshi mayor Lutfur Rahman is re-elected amid scenes of jubilation from some 2,000 supporters.

House prices 'soar' in seaside towns

Sat, 2014-05-24 03:17
Five seaside towns in Aberdeenshire recorded at least a doubling in house prices since 2004, a report by Halifax finds.

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