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EU to widen Russia sanctions

Tue, 2014-07-22 09:00
The EU will widen sanctions against Russia to include more individuals and consider targeting the defence sector, the Dutch foreign minister says.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Tue, 2014-07-22 08:41
Israel's response to rocket attacks must be "proportionate", insists a minister.

Royal Mail hit by parcel revenue fall

Tue, 2014-07-22 08:36
Royal Mail's share price falls as it warns of lower revenues from its parcels business, but says it should still be able to meet its targets for the year.

MH17 bodies out of rebel area

Tue, 2014-07-22 08:36
A train carrying the remains of most of the victims of the MH17 plane crash arrives in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, out of rebel-held territory.

Coroner in dealers manslaughter call

Tue, 2014-07-22 08:35
Northern Ireland's senior coroner, John Leckey, calls for manslaughter charges to be brought against those supplying drugs linked to a number of deaths.

Children dead in French bus crash

Tue, 2014-07-22 08:30
Five children and an adult are killed in a minibus crash near the French city of Troyes, south-east of Paris, officials say.

VIDEO: 'Scenes of devastation' in Gaza City

Tue, 2014-07-22 08:30
The BBC's Paul Adams reports from Gaza City where rescue workers try to retrieve bodies from buildings brought down by missile strikes.

NHS 'wasting millions on supplies'

Tue, 2014-07-22 08:24
Are poor procurement practices costing NHS millions?

Poisoned spy death inquiry announced

Tue, 2014-07-22 08:20
The government announces a public inquiry into the death of Alexander Litvinenko, the former KGB officer poisoned with radioactive polonium in London.

VIDEO: Crowds welcome 'Lusty' for last time

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:58
The Royal Navy's helicopter carrier HMS Illustrious has returned to Portsmouth for the final time.

Buttler replaces Prior for England

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:52
Jos Buttler replaces Matt Prior as wicketkeeper in the England squad for the third Test against India at the Rose Bowl.

Woman guilty of 1997 fire deaths

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:42
A woman has been found guilty of killing two children in a revenge arson attack 17 years ago.

VIDEO: Culture, Media and Sport Committee

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:30
MPs are taking evidence in a one-off session on the 2022 World Cup bidding process.

175,000 migrants 'still missing'

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:30
The Home Office does not know if 175,000 people who have no right to be in the UK have left or not, auditors say.

NHS staff balloted over strike action

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:28
Midwives, nurses and ambulance workers are among more than 400,000 NHS workers in England being balloted on industrial action, including strikes, over pay.

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe in ODI

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:21
Afghanistan cause a shock by beating Zimbabwe, only their second victory over a Test-playing nation, in a one-day international.

Attack on Congo barracks 'repulsed'

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:20
An attack on the military barracks of the presidential guards in Kinshasa has been repulsed, the DR Congo government says.

Chambers pulls out of Commonwealths

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:14
British 100m champion Dwain Chambers withdraws from the Commonwealth Games to focus on the European Championships in Zurich.

Nvidia unveils Shield gaming tablet

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:09
Nvidia confirms the release of a tablet targeted at "serious gamers" that can run Android games natively or stream them from a PC.

AUDIO: Hip hop star describes FGM ordeal

Tue, 2014-07-22 07:07
A Senegalese hip hop artist and anti-FGM campaigner has called for the practice to be ended.
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