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Venezuela mayors' wives elected

Mon, 2014-05-26 00:32
The wives of two Venezuelan mayors jailed over their failure to contain anti-government protests win an election to replace them.

Thai coup leader endorsed by king

Mon, 2014-05-26 00:20
Thailand's military leader receives royal endorsement at a ceremony in the capital, Bangkok, after taking power in a coup last week.

New Scots bodies 'could cost £1.5bn'

Mon, 2014-05-26 00:16
The cost of setting up all the bodies needed in an independent Scotland could be £1.5bn, according to the UK Treasury.

Butcher pledges to fight on at Hibs

Mon, 2014-05-26 00:12
Manager Terry Butcher and chairman Rod Petrie vow to rebuild Hibernian after relegation from the Premiership.

Pets to be tested for deadly Mers

Mon, 2014-05-26 00:09
Scientists are soon to test cats, dogs and even rats as they seek to understand the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome.

Number in council tax debt 'rocketed'

Mon, 2014-05-26 00:07
The number of people seeking help for council tax arrears has "rocketed" to become the most common type of debt problem, Citizens Advice says.

Labour tops poll with UKIP second

Sun, 2014-05-25 23:55
Labour has narrowly topped the European election poll in Wales, but was just 0.6% ahead of UKIP.

Sony to sell PlayStation 4 in China

Sun, 2014-05-25 23:38
Japan's Sony signs a partnership in China to manufacture and sell its PlayStation consoles on the mainland.

Five men held over suspected bomb

Sun, 2014-05-25 23:37
Five men are arrested after a suspected bomb was discovered by police in County Louth, close to the border with Northern Ireland.

Social worker 'mindset change need'

Sun, 2014-05-25 23:33
Social workers in Wales need a "change of mindset" if they are to make best use of new research on children's social care, says an expert.

Queen's Baton Relay heads north

Sun, 2014-05-25 23:14
The Queen's Baton Relay is heading to the Urdd Eisteddfod where it will be carried by former athlete Iwan Thomas.

What UKIP victory means

Sun, 2014-05-25 22:48
UKIP victory will have immediate impact on big three parties

VIDEO: Farage: 'My dream has become reality'

Sun, 2014-05-25 22:43
Nigel Farage hails a historic victory as UKIP tops the polls in the European elections, with Labour second and the Lib Dems losing all but one of their seats.

Xinjiang 'terror groups' broken up

Sun, 2014-05-25 22:36
Police break up 23 extremist groups and arrest more than 200 suspects in the restive Xinjiang region this month, state media said.

BNP leader loses North West seat

Sun, 2014-05-25 22:11
BNP leader Nick Griffin fails to get re-elected as an MEP in the North West as Labour tops the poll in the Euro elections.

VIDEO: Radio 1's Big Weekend Sunday best bits

Sun, 2014-05-25 21:54
Katy Perry has closed Radio 1's Big Weekend in Glasgow with a career spanning set.

Japan girl group attacked with saw

Sun, 2014-05-25 21:12
Two members of popular Japanese pop group AKB48 are injured after a man attacks them with a saw at a fan event.

What UKIP victory means

Sun, 2014-05-25 21:02
UKIP's victory in the European election will have an immediate impact on the big three parties at Westminster.

Far-right surge and US revenge killings - the front pages

Sun, 2014-05-25 20:51
Far-right success in the European elections, along with UKIP's gains in the UK, dominate the front pages, but the Californian killings continue to feature.

S Korea bus station fire kills seven

Sun, 2014-05-25 20:32
At least seven people are killed and 20 others injured in a fire at a bus terminal near Seoul, officials say.

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