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West Bank paper 'sorry for cartoon'

Tue, 2015-02-03 08:00
An official Palestinian newspaper apologises to its readers for publishing a drawing that is alleged to have depicted the Prophet Muhammad.

M1 closed after major lorry crash

Tue, 2015-02-03 08:00
The M1 is closed in both directions after a lorry driver was seriously injured in a crash between Bedford and Flitwick.

Canada foreign minister resigns

Tue, 2015-02-03 07:58
Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird has resigned as Canada's top diplomat.

Hillary says 'sky is blue and vaccines work'

Tue, 2015-02-03 07:48
After New Jersey Governor Chris Christie calls for a "conversation" on vaccination mandates, Hillary Clinton, Rand Paul and pundits on the left and right enter the fray.

MP: Lobbying Act a 'dog's breakfast'

Tue, 2015-02-03 07:46
The government's lobbying register is described as a "dog's breakfast" by the chairman of a Commons committee.

Striker Smith ends England career

Tue, 2015-02-03 07:34
Arsenal Ladies forward Kelly Smith, 36, ends her England career after 46 goals in 117 appearances.

Delay for Kelpies visitor centre

Tue, 2015-02-03 07:25
Plans for a new £1.8m visitor centre at the Kelpies attraction in Falkirk are expanded, delaying its opening by several months.

Charges over German student killing

Tue, 2015-02-03 07:23
German prosecutors bring manslaughter charges against a man for the death of student Tugce Albayrak, whose killing shocked the nation.

McLaren make testing breakthrough

Tue, 2015-02-03 07:22
McLaren finally make a breakthrough on the third day of testing and manage to put mileage on their new car and Honda engine.

'Reckless' driver in train near-miss

Tue, 2015-02-03 07:02
A motorist is fined after he drives his car across a railway track in front of an oncoming train.

Lee to publish Mockingbird 'sequel'

Tue, 2015-02-03 06:56
An unpublished novel by Harper Lee is to finally see the light of day, 60 years after the US author put it aside to write To Kill a Mockingbird.

Anderson leaves for Internacional

Tue, 2015-02-03 06:46
Manchester United midfielder Anderson joins Brazilian club Internacional, signing a four-year contract.

Autism provision appeals on the rise

Tue, 2015-02-03 06:18
More families of children with autism in England are taking legal action against their local authority over special needs provision.

EU tax probe widened to Belgium

Tue, 2015-02-03 06:13
The European Commission has widened its corporate tax probe to include Belgium's rules on so-called "excess profit".

Benefits cheat accused 'top golfer'

Tue, 2015-02-03 06:02
A man who claimed he could not walk far and claimed £26,000 in disability benefits was a champion golfer, a court hears.

Redknapp resigns as QPR manager

Tue, 2015-02-03 05:59
Harry Redknapp resigns as manager of Premier League strugglers QPR because of an upcoming knee operation.

French soldiers hurt in knife attack

Tue, 2015-02-03 05:56
Three soldiers on anti-terror patrol in Nice, southern France, wounded in knife attack, French police say

Coutinho signs new Liverpool deal

Tue, 2015-02-03 05:54
Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho signs a new long-term contract that will keep him at Anfield until June 2020.

Putin urged to free 'spy mother'

Tue, 2015-02-03 05:53
Some 40,000 Russians sign a petition urging the authorities to release a mother of seven detained over alleged spying for Ukraine.

Bottle smashed young boy's teeth out

Tue, 2015-02-03 05:45
A young Rangers fan has been speaking about getting hit in the face by a bottle on the way to the Old Firm game.

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