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Buckingham Palace knifeman jailed

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:41
A man armed with a six-inch knife who was rugby tackled to the ground by police outside Buckingham Palace is sentenced to 16 months in prison.

Arrests after rape of Danish tourist

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:32
Police in India arrest two men in connection with the gang-rape of a 51-year-old Danish woman close to her hotel in the capital Delhi.

VIDEO: Mental health issues rising - GPs

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:32
There has been a sharp increase in the number of young people suffering from mental health issues since the recession, says the Royal College of GPs.

Chelsea re-sign £21m midfielder Matic

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:19
Chelsea complete the £21m re-signing of Benfica's Serbia midfielder Nemanja Matic on a five-and-a-half-year deal.

Chinese villagers build 'money wall'

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:12
Villagers in China build a wall of money after a massive payout in annual dividends from their rural co-operative.

Parents fined for term-time holiday

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:08
A couple who took their three children on a week's holiday to Greece during school term time are ordered to pay nearly £1,000 in fines and costs.

Dozens killed in Iraq bomb attacks

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:05
At least 73 people have been killed in a series of bomb attacks in central Iraq, police and medical officials say.

Britons pay to see webcam sex abuse

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:03
British paedophiles are among those paying to watch the abuse of children in the Philippines via webcams, a BBC investigation finds.

Finn 'must rediscover love of bowling'

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:02
England paceman Steven Finn has fallen "out of love" with bowling but will return to his best, says Middlesex's Angus Fraser.

Five guilty of sex attacks on girls

Wed, 2014-01-15 09:00
Two men and three teenage boys are convicted of a series of rapes and sexual assaults on young girls in Peterborough.

Islamic court tries 'gay' Nigerians

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:59
An Islamic court in northern Nigeria has put on trial 11 Muslim men accused of being homosexuals, a crime punishable by stoning to death, an official says.

Science enters $1,000 genome era

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:58
The ability to sequence a human genome for just $1,000 has arrived, a US genetic technology company has announced.

VIDEO: Clegg: 'Right for Rennard to apologise'

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:40
Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg says it is "right Chris Rennard has been asked to apologise" following an inquiry launched by the party into claims of sexual harrasment.

Springsteen lampoons US governor

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:39
New Jersey's most famous rock star Bruce Springsteen mocks the state's embattled governor Chris Christie over the "Bridgegate" scandal on television.

Woman 'in panic at Travis groping'

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:35
A radio announcer was in a "panic" as DJ Dave Lee Travis grabbed her breasts when she was broadcasting live on BBC Radio 4, his trial hears.

Call for EU to tackle extremism

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:30
The European Commission calls on EU states to do more to pre-empt violent extremism, warning that it is fuelling terrorism.

Gnome among gifts to Royal Family

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:27
A gnome, a family photograph set on a decorative ostrich egg and a set of golf clubs are among gifts received by the Royal Family in 2013.

Government defends RBS bonus policy

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:24
Both the Prime Minister and the chancellor have been defending the government's stance on bonuses for RBS bankers

Hacking trial expert admits mistakes

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:20
A police forensic expert admits making mistakes in evidence he gave to the phone-hacking trial.

No case against Alps murders brother

Wed, 2014-01-15 08:14
A man held in connection with the murders in the French Alps of four people, including his brother, is freed from bail.

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