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LRA commander due in Hague court

Sun, 2015-01-25 19:36
Top Ugandan rebel commander Dominic Ongwen is due to appear at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague to face war crimes charges.

Election that is impossible to call

Sun, 2015-01-25 19:18
The 2015 general election will be unlike any other - and is close to impossible to predict, says David Cowling.

VIDEO: 'Warm hugs' define Obama India visit

Sun, 2015-01-25 19:16
President Obama and the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, say they have reached a long awaited breakthrough on issues holding up civil nuclear co-operation.

Murray ready for Kyrgios and crowd

Sun, 2015-01-25 19:01
Andy Murray is ready for a partisan home crowd at his Australian Open quarter-final against Nick Kyrgios on Tuesday.

Philippine police killed in clashes

Sun, 2015-01-25 18:43
At least 30 police are killed as they storm a village controlled by Islamist rebels in Maguindanao province, southern Philippines, say officials.

Pothole damage claims pass £3m - RAC

Sun, 2015-01-25 18:33
Drivers claimed more than £3m compensation for pothole damage in Britain last year, a survey by the RAC Foundation suggests.

The cost of being unhealthy

Sun, 2015-01-25 18:26
Despite all the warnings, too many of us are living unhealthy lifestyles. This causes a serious burden - and not just to the individual, but to the NHS and wider society as well.

#FreeSpeechStories: A family feud on the French far-right

Sun, 2015-01-25 17:25
France's Le Pen family split over controversial anti-Muslim video

VIDEO: Pope releases balloons for peace

Sun, 2015-01-25 17:12
Pope Francis has released colourful balloons at a ceremony in St Peter's Square to symbolise peace.

Why is Boko Haram so strong?

Sun, 2015-01-25 17:08
How did Nigeria's Boko Haram become so strong?

Inside the secret US Air Force UFO documents

Sun, 2015-01-25 17:03
US Air Force UFO secrets revealed

VIDEO: Soldiers accused as teachers murdered

Sun, 2015-01-25 16:54
The Burmese government say investigations are continuing into the rape and murder of two teachers last week.

First female bishop to be consecrated

Sun, 2015-01-25 16:41
The Church of England will consecrate its first female bishop, Reverend Libby Lane, in a ceremony at York Minster later.

The camera that captured readers' lives

Sun, 2015-01-25 16:36
The 100-year-old camera that has captured readers' lives

Five ways an American changed how Sherlock Holmes looks and talks

Sun, 2015-01-25 16:30
The American who changed the look of Sherlock Holmes

Australia knights Prince Philip

Sun, 2015-01-25 16:15
Australia awards a knighthood to Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, a year after the honour was re-introduced by Prime Minister Tony Abbott.

Is this the most open FA Cup ever?

Sun, 2015-01-25 16:05
FA Cup carnage: Who's still standing and who can go all the way to Wembley in most open competition in years.

VIDEO: Ancient underwater forest found off UK

Sun, 2015-01-25 15:28
BBC Inside Out reveals a 'lost world' with the discovery of a remarkable submerged forest thousands of years old underneath the sea off eastern England.

Defour 'Red or Dead' banner explained

Sun, 2015-01-25 15:28
How a controversial banner depicting an Anderlecht player's decapitated head came to be unfurled at a game in Belgium.

Hearing loss care demand rises

Sun, 2015-01-25 15:19
Nine of Scotland's 14 health boards say they are facing increased demand from people with hearing loss.