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VIDEO: Oshoala wins BBC Women's award

Tue, 2015-05-26 08:34
Nigeria and Liverpool forward Asisat Oshoala wins the inaugural BBC Women's Footballer of the Year.

Uni to divest from three fuel firms

Tue, 2015-05-26 08:26
Edinburgh University is to fully divest from three of the world's biggest fossil fuel producers within the next six months.

Yemen rebels 'driven out of city'

Tue, 2015-05-26 08:24
Pro-government militiamen reportedly drive Houthi rebels out of a city in south Yemen, the first major advance since Saudi-led air strikes began.

Man gets life for double murder

Tue, 2015-05-26 08:13
Man is given life sentence after admitting double murder in Belfast flat.

Victims of ID theft 'up by a third'

Tue, 2015-05-26 08:04
The number of people falling victim to identity theft in the UK rises by almost a third in the first three months of 2015, figures from fraud prevention agency Cifas show.

New powers 'should fund education'

Tue, 2015-05-26 08:02
The Scottish Government is urged to commit to increasing the top rate of tax in Scotland to 50p to fund education.

'Tampon tax' around the world

Tue, 2015-05-26 08:01
Half the world's population needs to use them - as pressure mounts in Australia to remove taxes on sanitary products, what is the global situation?

How Arctic ozone hole was avoided

Tue, 2015-05-26 07:58
The Antarctic ozone hole would have been 40% bigger and a hole over the Arctic would have opened up if ozone-depleting chemicals had not been phased out, according to research.

Claims of 'chaos' at super hospital

Tue, 2015-05-26 07:49
There have been claims that a new £842m super hospital in Glasgow was in chaos four weeks after it opened to patients.

Air France flight 'missed mountain'

Tue, 2015-05-26 07:39
An Air France plane with 37 people on board narrowly missed hitting central Africa's highest mountain in early May, French investigators say.

'Nearly half' of elephants killed

Tue, 2015-05-26 07:36
Poachers have killed nearly half of Mozambique's elephants for their ivory in the past five years, according to a conservation group.

M-way fall coach owner found guilty

Tue, 2015-05-26 07:21
A coach owner is found guilty of dangerous driving offences after a boy fell out of a vehicle on a motorway.

Ex-footballer denies assault charge

Tue, 2015-05-26 07:18
Former Scotland football captain Colin Hendry appears in court to deny harassing and assaulting his ex-girlfriend.

Bale 'back next season' at Real

Tue, 2015-05-26 06:35
Gareth Bale says he is "looking forward to coming back next season" at Real Madrid despite the departure of manager Carlo Ancelotti.

Oshoala wins BBC Women's award

Tue, 2015-05-26 06:30
Nigeria and Liverpool forward Asisat Oshoala is named as the first BBC Women's Footballer of the Year.

Colombia Farc leader 'died in raid'

Tue, 2015-05-26 06:25
A senior Farc rebel commander, Roman Ruiz, is believed to be among five Colombian guerrilla fighters killed in a bombing raid on Monday.

VIDEO: Stolen art returns home to Rome

Tue, 2015-05-26 06:15
The United States returns Italian antiquities, stolen in past decades and recovered in the US, to Italy.

Nadal makes winning start in Paris

Tue, 2015-05-26 06:13
Rafael Nadal begins his quest for a 10th French Open title with a straight-sets win over teenage wildcard Quentin Halys.

France 'truffle murder trial' begins

Tue, 2015-05-26 06:07
French farmer Laurent Rambaud goes on trial accused of killing a suspected truffle thief on his land, but claims he felt threatened by the intruder.

Dead girl 'had been drunk at party'

Tue, 2015-05-26 06:04
A 14-year-old girl in foster care who was found hanged at a house party was "very drunk" after taking part in a drinking game, an inquest hears.

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