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Girl and man found dead by police

Sat, 2015-02-28 08:49
A woman is arrested after a four-year-old girl and a man are found dead by police who forced entry at a property in Notting Hill.

Hamilton quickest in Barcelona

Sat, 2015-02-28 08:48
Lewis Hamilton sets the pace on the penultimate day of pre-season testing as Mercedes remain the team to beat.

Manchester United 2-0 Sunderland

Sat, 2015-02-28 08:34
Wayne Rooney scores a brace to beat Sunderland after Wes Brown sees red an in apparent case of mistaken identity.

Rwanda urged to take BBC to court

Sat, 2015-02-28 08:25
An inquiry in Rwanda urges the government to initiate criminal and civil proceedings against the BBC for a documentary about the 1994 genocide.

Federer beats Djokovic to Dubai win

Sat, 2015-02-28 08:15
Roger Federer wins his seventh Dubai Championship title with a 6-3 7-5 victory over world number one Novak Djokovic.

VIDEO: Scotland undone by last-gasp Italy

Sat, 2015-02-28 08:11
Scotland slip to a third successive Six Nations defeat after a last-gasp penalty try seals a 22-19 victory for Italy at Murrayfield.

More staff on gritters after assault

Sat, 2015-02-28 07:55
Extra staff are travelling on gritting lorries in Londonderry over the weekend, after masked men ordered a driver to bring what they said was an explosive device to a police station.

Eight guilty over $100m Paris heists

Sat, 2015-02-28 07:55
Eight men are jailed over a double heist on the Harry Winston jewellery shop in Paris that netted watches and jewels worth more than $100m.

BBC's Robinson to have tumour removed

Sat, 2015-02-28 07:48
The BBC's political editor Nick Robinson is to have an operation to remove a tumour from his lung, the corporation says.

Scotland 19-22 Italy

Sat, 2015-02-28 07:16
Italy claim their first Six Nations win of this season's championship by beating Scotland at Murrayfield.

Storey fails in hour record attempt

Sat, 2015-02-28 07:10
Britain's Dame Sarah Storey fails in her attempt to break the women's hour record at the London Olympic velodrome.

UKIP MP wants electoral reform

Sat, 2015-02-28 06:14
UKIP could call for electoral reform if it holds the balance of power in the next parliament, the party's first elected MP Douglas Carswell says.

Stomach virus rules out Sharapova

Sat, 2015-02-28 05:51
World number two Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the Acapulco International semi-final with a stomach virus.

Egypt lists Hamas as terrorist group

Sat, 2015-02-28 05:43
An Egyptian court designates the Palestinian group Hamas as a terrorist organisation, accusing it of supporting an insurgency in northern Sinai.

West Ham United 1-3 Crystal Palace

Sat, 2015-02-28 05:37
Glenn Murray scored twice and was sent off as Crystal Palace recorded a league double over West Ham for the first time in 42 years.

Terror tactics 'flawed' - Davis

Sat, 2015-02-28 04:37
Intelligence agencies are accused of flaws in their treatment of terrorism suspects after it emerged they were aware of 'Jihadi John' before he went to Syria.

A sneak preview of World Cup final?

Sat, 2015-02-28 04:35
What does New Zealand's win over Australia mean for the World Cup, and which player "makes ladies stop ironing"?

Looted Iraq museum opens 12 years on

Sat, 2015-02-28 04:24
Iraq's national museum officially reopens in Baghdad, 12 years after it was looted in the aftermath of the invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein.

Flights suspended after power cut

Sat, 2015-02-28 04:13
Flights are suspended at East Midlands Airport after a power failure.

Kurdish leader seeks Turkey peace

Sat, 2015-02-28 03:58
The jailed leader of Turkey's main Kurdish rebel group urges his followers to end a 30-year armed struggle and seek a democratic peace.