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House prices rise in coastal towns

Sun, 2015-05-24 15:17
Three Scottish seaside towns have seen house prices double in 10 years, the Bank of Scotland says.

Taxi drivers' convictions revealed

Sun, 2015-05-24 15:12
Drivers with convictions for offences such as assault and drink-driving were issued taxi licences last year, a BBC Scotland investigation reveals.

Europe's next cheap holiday destination?

Sun, 2015-05-24 15:08
Europe's next cheap holiday destination?

VIDEO: Iraqi PM: Ramadi recapture 'in days'

Sun, 2015-05-24 14:38
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Mr Carter's comments were misinformed and that Iraqi forces were just days away from recapturing Ramadi.

Foo Fighters top Radio 1's Big Weekend

Sun, 2015-05-24 14:37
Foo Fighters and Taylor Swift close the final day of Radio 1's Big Weekend at Earlham Park in Norwich.

What makes Indian farmers kill themselves?

Sun, 2015-05-24 14:21
What makes Indian farmers kill themselves?

They begged their heroes to come - but will they listen?

Sun, 2015-05-24 14:16
How a campaign targeting YouTube celebrities became a worldwide trend

Frank's fairytale & Falcao flops

Sun, 2015-05-24 14:06
BBC Sport takes a look at some of the stars bowing out of the Premier League after the 2014-15 season.

VIDEO: On the trail of Myanmar's Rohingya

Sun, 2015-05-24 14:01
Jonah Fisher has been to Rakhine state in Myanmar to meet Rohingya migrants who are being forced to return home - but at a cost.

Mumbai Indians claim 2015 IPL title

Sun, 2015-05-24 13:23
Mumbai Indians win the Indian Premier League title after beating Chennai Super Kings in the final in Kolkata.

'From dominance to desolation'

Sun, 2015-05-24 12:54
Lewis Hamilton finds strength from despair after Mercedes lose their bearings, says chief F1 writer Andrew Benson.

Major search for missing diver

Sun, 2015-05-24 12:52
A major search is being carried out in an area of the English Channel off Dorset after a diver failed to resurface.

VIDEO: US floods: It was pretty drastic

Sun, 2015-05-24 12:28
A deluge of rainfall has burst rivers and brought flood warnings to several southern US states, with Texas and Oklahoma the worst hit so far.

Ground-breaking Stokes thrills fans

Sun, 2015-05-24 12:14
Ben Stokes's memorable 85-ball century can help win back the public's affection for England, says Jonathan Agnew.

French film Dheepan wins at Cannes

Sun, 2015-05-24 12:09
French director Jacques Audiard's film, Dheepan, wins the top prize at Cannes, the Palme d'Or.

Venezuela's Lopez on hunger strike

Sun, 2015-05-24 11:28
Jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez announces on a leaked video he has gone on hunger strike demanding "freedom for political prisoners".

VIDEO: 'Our army has the will to fight'

Sun, 2015-05-24 11:06
Iraq hits back at a US claim that its army was routed at Ramadi by Islamic State because soldiers lacked the will to fight.

Spanish protest parties 'gain'

Sun, 2015-05-24 10:57
Spanish exit polls predict gains for protest parties in local elections, but the governing People's Party receives the most votes.

Preston North End 4-0 Swindon Town

Sun, 2015-05-24 10:27
Jermaine Beckford scores a hat-trick to help Preston thrash Swindon Town in the League One play-off final at Wembley.

Asher-Smith sets British 100m record

Sun, 2015-05-24 10:26
Teenage sprinter Dina Asher-Smith becomes Britain's all-time fastest woman after setting a new 100m record.

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