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Armitstead loses lead in World Cup

Sun, 2015-04-05 06:32
Italy's Elisa Longo Borghini wins the women's Tour of Flanders as Briton Lizzie Armitstead loses her UCI World Cup lead.

Club in mourning at coach's death

Sun, 2015-04-05 06:26
A Merthyr Tydfil rugby club is mourning the death of one of its coaches who collapsed during a game.

Palestinians flee Damascus camp

Sun, 2015-04-05 06:14
Families flee intense fighting in the Palestinian Yarmouk refugee camp in the Syrian capital Damascus, say officials.

Racing Metro 11-12 Saracens

Sun, 2015-04-05 05:43
Marcelo Bosch's last-gasp penalty sends Saracens into the European Champions Cup last four with a dramatic win over Racing Metro.

Craig has surgery after Bond injury

Sun, 2015-04-05 05:24
Daniel Craig has surgery after sustaining a knee injury while filming the new James Bond film, Spectre.

Fenerbahce want league suspended

Sun, 2015-04-05 05:15
Fenerbahce call for the Turkish Super Lig to be suspended after their team bus was shot at by a gunman.

Rangers 2-1 Heart of Midlothian

Sun, 2015-04-05 05:10
Ten-man Rangers move into second place in the Scottish Championship as they defeat title winners Hearts at Ibrox.

Priest praises effort to save family

Sun, 2015-04-05 05:10
A north Belfast priest speaks of the "wonderful community effort" shown by people in the Ardoyne area in trying to save a family from a house fire.

Four found dead in Gibraltar named

Sun, 2015-04-05 05:02
Police investigating the deaths of four people in Gibraltar, including two children and a man from Liverpool, identify the victims.

Kenya's stoic survivors defy al-Shabab

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:57
The composure of the survivors of Kenya's al-Shabab attack shows how the massacre can become a unifying force, writes Andrew Harding.

Teenager held over terror offence

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:53
A 16-year-old girl from Manchester is arrested by police on suspicion of preparing acts of terrorism.

Teenagers assaulted by masked gang

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:40
Two teenage boys are assaulted by a number of men with wooden bats in Cookstown, County Tyrone.

VIDEO: Pope calls for end to persecution

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:40
The Pope calls for an end to the persecution of Christians in conflict, particularly in Africa and the Middle East, in his Easter message.

Lost Hancock scripts to be staged

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:39
Missing episodes of BBC comedy series Hancock’s Half Hour will be brought back to life at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, more than half a century after their original broadcast.

Osborne warns of 'unholy alliance'

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:38
The UK would have higher debt, higher taxes and weaker defences if the SNP ends up "propping up a weak Ed Miliband government", the chancellor claims.

Ukraine soldiers 'killed by rebels'

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:36
Four Ukrainian soldiers were killed in the east of the country after they were fired on by pro-Russian separatists, government officials say.

VIDEO: Garissa gunman named by Kenya

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:35
Kenyan authorities say they have identified one of the militants who attacked Garissa University, killing 148 people.

Selby thrashes Wilson in China final

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:26
World champion Mark Selby beats Gary Wilson 10-2 in the final of the China Open in Beijing.

Osborne hails pension 'revolution'

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:17
Major changes to UK pension rules come into force on Easter Monday, in what Chancellor George Osborne calls a 'revolution'.

A supermodel in a Pakistani jail

Sun, 2015-04-05 04:17
How is Pakistani model Ayyan Ali being treated in detention?

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