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Brother's death 'devastates' duchess

Thu, 2014-04-24 01:10
The Duchess of Cornwall has been left "devastated" by the news of her brother's death, Clarence House says.

Nigeria rapist to be stoned to death

Thu, 2014-04-24 01:05
An Islamic court in northern Nigeria sentences a man of 63 to death by stoning for raping a girl of 10 and infecting her with HIV.

VIDEO: Fee increase for small claims court

Thu, 2014-04-24 00:58
Fees to make a claim using small claims court courts have been increased from April 22nd, with some almost double what they were previously

Korea ferry disaster school reopens

Thu, 2014-04-24 00:46
The South Korean school devastated by the loss of many of its students in a ferry disaster last week starts to hold classes again.

Boy, 11, in canal pipe fall named

Thu, 2014-04-24 00:45
An 11-year-old boy who died after falling into a canal in Lancashire is named locally as Robbie Williamson.

Banksy street works to be auctioned

Thu, 2014-04-24 00:34
A collection of street art works by Banksy, removed from walls, is to go on display at a London hotel before being sold at auction.

The Co-op Bank and Labour - looking at a divorce

Thu, 2014-04-24 00:25
Why both Labour and Co-op Bank would be happy with a divorce

VIDEO: Pensioner risks life on level crossing

Thu, 2014-04-24 00:20
CCTV footage has captured the moment a man in Czech Republic was hit by a speeding train - but walked away with only minor injuries.

Syria helpers' 'radicalisation' fear

Thu, 2014-04-24 00:10
Anti-terror police are concerned the Syria conflict is "radicalising" humanitarian volunteers from Wales.

Tuition-fee change savings 'unclear'

Thu, 2014-04-24 00:04
A study says the public cost of higher university fees and loans is "highly uncertain" and depends on how much future graduates will earn.

Disposable income 'half UK average'

Wed, 2014-04-23 23:31
Disposable income in Northern Ireland households is increasing but is less than half of the UK average, according to an economic consultancy.

VIDEO: How will the European electorate vote?

Wed, 2014-04-23 23:29
Campaigns have started for Europe's elections in just over a month but is the European electorate engaged?

Q&A: Ecclestone on trial

Wed, 2014-04-23 23:19
What are big questions as F1 chief's bribery trial begins?

US troops in Poland for exercises

Wed, 2014-04-23 22:59
A first contingent of US troops arrives in Poland for military exercises amid heightened tensions with Russia over Ukraine.

Justin Bieber's Miami trial delayed

Wed, 2014-04-23 22:51
A judge in Miami-Dade County grants a request from Bieber's lawyers to postpone the case until July.

Skills deficit a concern: survey

Wed, 2014-04-23 22:50
Skills shortages are an issue in the NI construction sector as its recovery continues, according to a survey.

Governments clash over pension costs

Wed, 2014-04-23 22:50
The Scottish government disputes UK government claims about future pension costs in an independent Scotland.

Wales ready to submit Euro 2020 bid

Wed, 2014-04-23 22:44
August's Uefa Super Cup can act as a platform for Cardiff's bid to be a Euro 2020 host city, says FAW chief Jonathan Ford.

Woman held over children's deaths

Wed, 2014-04-23 22:29
Police continue to question a 42-year-old woman suspected of murdering three of her children in south-west London.

Japan pact 'covers disputed islands'

Wed, 2014-04-23 22:08
US President Barack Obama restates support for Japan over disputed islands but warns that dialogue - not escalation - is the way forward.

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