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Nowell poised for England start

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:17
Jack Nowell replaces Jonny May in England's training squad and is in line to start against Ireland in the Six Nations.

Dozens die in fresh Baghdad bombings

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:15
At least 37 people have been killed and many more injured in a series of bombings in and around the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.

VIDEO: Green leader: 'I had a brain fade'

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:07
Green Party leader Natalie Bennett says sorry to her members for not doing a good job of explaining the party's policies.

No civil rights charge for Zimmerman

Tue, 2015-02-24 10:58
George Zimmerman will not face federal civil rights charges over the death of black teenager Trayvon Martin.

Royal Marine in £49k benefits fraud

Tue, 2015-02-24 10:57
A former Royal Marine swindled £49,000 in benefits by claiming he was too injured to walk while he was working as a bodyguard in the Middle East.

Letter from Africa: McGrath hunting photos and conservation

Tue, 2015-02-24 10:27
In our series of letters from African journalists, film-maker and columnist Farai Sevenzo looks at the thorny issue of big game hunting on the continent.

Goodyear fined $16m for bribery

Tue, 2015-02-24 10:27
US tyre firm Goodyear agrees to pay $16m to US regulators over allegations it failed to stop persistent bribery in its Kenyan and Angolan operations.

Can 'mind blank' wreck careers?

Tue, 2015-02-24 10:04
It happens to all of us - but can it wreck a political career?

US sea level rise 'very unusual'

Tue, 2015-02-24 09:45
Sea levels along the northeast coast of the US rose dramatically during 2009-2010 in an event scientists describe as "very unusual".

Oil company to shed 400 UK posts

Tue, 2015-02-24 09:18
Oil services company Archer confirms it is losing more than 400 jobs from its UK operations, many of which are based in Aberdeen.

Fox host hits back in Falklands row

Tue, 2015-02-24 09:14
One of the most famous US news anchors, Bill O'Reilly of Fox News, rejects allegations he exaggerated his involvement in the Falklands War in 1982.

School in video overcrowding appeal

Tue, 2015-02-24 09:08
A primary school in County Antrim has made a social media video to highlight their acute lack of classroom space for the growing number of pupils.

Electoral register 'down by 920,000'

Tue, 2015-02-24 09:06
The number of people on electoral registers in England and Wales dropped by 920,000 between March and December last year, the Electoral Commission says.

Missing UK girls in Syria, police say

Tue, 2015-02-24 08:56
Three missing UK teenagers believed to be heading to join Islamic State militants are thought to have crossed into Syria, police say.

UK to help train Ukrainian army

Tue, 2015-02-24 08:56
British military personnel are to be sent to Ukraine in the next few weeks to provide advice and training, says Prime Minister David Cameron.

Sir Cliff raid leak 'invaded privacy'

Tue, 2015-02-24 08:49
Police should not have released confidential details to the BBC about a planned search of Sir Cliff Richard's home, a report concludes.

Matic ban reduced to two games

Tue, 2015-02-24 08:48
Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic's violent conduct ban is reduced from three games to two.

VIDEO: Treasury Committee

Tue, 2015-02-24 08:43
MPs take evidence on the Bank of England’s Inflation Report.

Pressure doesn't bother me - Wenger

Tue, 2015-02-24 08:43
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger welcomes the pressure ahead of the Champions League clash with his former club Monaco.

How IS helps foreigners reach Syria

Tue, 2015-02-24 08:39
How Islamic State helps foreigners reach Syria