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Pardew to start at Palace on Friday

Thu, 2015-01-01 10:03
Alan Pardew will start work as Crystal Palace boss on Friday, according to caretaker boss Keith Millen.

VIDEO: Crowds join London's New Year parade

Thu, 2015-01-01 10:03
Thousands of people take part in London's New Year's Day parade, which this year celebrated the transport network.

Brazil's Rousseff takes new term oath

Thu, 2015-01-01 09:59
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is sworn-in for a second term, telling supporters she plans to extend social programmes and tackle corruption.

Coleraine firm creates 17 new jobs

Thu, 2015-01-01 09:03
An insurance company has announced it is creating 17 new jobs in Coleraine, County Londonderry.

Fan confronts Wenger on touchline

Thu, 2015-01-01 08:46
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is confronted by a supporter in the dugout during the Gunners 2-0 defeat by Southampton.

Four held after cyclist crash death

Thu, 2015-01-01 08:44
Four people are arrested after a cyclist was killed in a hit-and-run in St Leonards.

Syria war 'killed 76,000' in 2014

Thu, 2015-01-01 08:41
The number of deaths in Syria's conflict hit a record level in 2014 - more than 76,000 - activists say, as figures also reveal a deadly year in Iraq.

VIDEO: Greste parents: Retrial 'a good outcome'

Thu, 2015-01-01 08:28
The decision to re-try three al Jazeera journalists imprisoned in Egypt for over a year has been cautiously welcomed by the father of one of the men.

Boston bomb trial delay rejected

Thu, 2015-01-01 08:26
A US federal judge denies requests by the Boston Marathon bombing suspect to delay the trial by nine months until September and move it to another city.

'Ecstasy' suspected in three deaths

Thu, 2015-01-01 08:14
Three men die and another is in hospital after taking drugs from a suspected dangerous batch of ecstasy, police say.

Manchester City 3-2 Sunderland

Thu, 2015-01-01 07:55
Substitute Frank Lampard heads a dramatic winner as Manchester City beat Sunderland to go level on points with leaders Chelsea.

Aberdeen 2-0 St Johnstone

Thu, 2015-01-01 07:51
David Goodwillie and Cammy Smith score as Aberdeen beat St Johnstone to move top of the Scottish Premiership.

VIDEO: Hopes and fears for Cuban tourism

Thu, 2015-01-01 07:51
Will Grant reports on what the historic thaw between the United Stated and Cuba could mean for the island nation.

China leader seeks Shanghai answers

Thu, 2015-01-01 07:51
China's President Xi Jinping demands an investigation into a crush in Shanghai on New Year's Eve that killed 36 people and injured 47.

VIDEO: Ecstasy suspected in two deaths

Thu, 2015-01-01 07:33
Three men have died and another is in hospital after taking drugs from a suspected dangerous batch of ecstasy.

Murray beats Lopez in Abu Dhabi

Thu, 2015-01-01 07:28
Andy Murray beats Spaniard Feliciano Lopez in three sets in the opening match at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship.

Six people stabbed at The Belfry

Thu, 2015-01-01 07:02
Three men are arrested after six people are stabbed during New Year celebrations at The Belfry resort in Warwickshire.

First AirAsia victim laid to rest

Thu, 2015-01-01 07:00
The funeral is held of the first AirAsia Flight QZ8501 victim, whose body was recovered from the Java sea after a crash on Sunday.

Dragons 9-11 Blues

Thu, 2015-01-01 06:56
Cardiff Blues hold on to win 11-9 in their Pro12 festive derby at Rodney Parade against Newport Gwent Dragons.

Thomas Piketty rejects France award

Thu, 2015-01-01 06:55
Economist Thomas Piketty, author of a much-lauded book on capital and inequality, turns down France's Legion D'Honneur and criticises the government.