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Saudi king sacks aide over 'slap'

Tue, 2015-05-05 02:15
Saudi Arabia's King Salman sacks the head of royal protocol after he was filmed slapping a photojournalist covering the arrival of Morocco's king in Riyadh.

Election: And the winner is? Er…

Tue, 2015-05-05 02:04
With polls suggesting a hung Parliament is likely, BBC political editor Nick Robinson looks at the arguments around what makes a government legitimate.

Liam Adams loses conviction appeal

Tue, 2015-05-05 02:02
Liam Adams, brother of Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams, loses an appeal against his conviction and sentence for raping and abusing his daughter

VIDEO: Playground politics: A big noisy post-election mess?

Tue, 2015-05-05 02:02
The BBC's Ross Hawkins went to St Pauls primary school in Didsbury to explain what could happen if there is another hung parliament.

Identity thieves 'target tenants'

Tue, 2015-05-05 02:02
Renters face the greatest risk from identity thieves owing to their domestic set-up and lifestyle, research suggests.

Eurozone economic growth 'to rise'

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:59
Eurozone economic growth will be slightly stronger this year than previously forecast, according to the European Commission's latest quarterly forecast.

John Kerry in brief visit to Mogadishu

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:59
John Kerry becomes the first US secretary of state to visit the Somali capital Mogadishu, which is recovering from years of conflict

Surge in Brazil dengue fever cases

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:49
Brazil registers nearly 746,000 cases of the mosquito-borne disease dengue fever with nine states experiencing an epidemic, officials say.

VIDEO: Trekkers escape house as quake hits

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:33
An American trekker in a Nepalese village records the moment people flee from a building as the 7.8-magnitude earthquake hits.

Polanski given top Polish film award

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:27
Director Roman Polanski is given one of Poland's top film awards in Krakow, where he also faces a US request to extradite him over rape charges dating back to 1977.

Clegg : EU not a red line for us

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:23
Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg says he is not in principle opposed to an EU referendum, as other priorities like the NHS would be more important in any post-election deal.

Man shot dead in Belfast

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:21
A man is shot dead in the Markets area near Belfast city centre.

Man jailed for 'hit-and-run' killing

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:18
A man who admitted killing an 11-year-old girl in a hit-and-run in Glasgow is jailed for 12 years and three months.

HSBC move decision 'in months'

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:08
HSBC says it will make its decision whether to move its headquarters out of the UK within months rather than years.

World alert over danger 'diet drug'

Tue, 2015-05-05 01:01
A global alert is issued by Interpol over the "serious and imminent threat" of online diet pills which claimed the life of a Shropshire woman.

VIDEO: Live: Ed Miliband rally

Tue, 2015-05-05 00:51
Labour leader Ed Miliband is speaking at an event in Bedfordshire.

Cookey milestone 'will mean so much'

Tue, 2015-05-05 00:50
Pamela Cookey says it will be an honour to receive her 100th England cap during the Test series against Trinidad and Tobago.

VIDEO: Koala strays into Australian hospital

Tue, 2015-05-05 00:47
Security cameras at a hospital in Australia capture footage of a koala entering its emergency department.

How vulnerable would new UK government be to Grexit?

Tue, 2015-05-05 00:34
The first job of a new Chancellor of the Exchequer may be to witness Greece saying its goodbyes to the euro.

IS claims US Prophet cartoon attack

Tue, 2015-05-05 00:28
Islamic State group says it was behind attack on Dallas Prophet Muhammad cartoon event in which two gunmen died.

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