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James Bond star denies racism

Sat, 2015-03-28 07:07
Sir Roger Moore, star of seven Bond movies, denies there was any implication of racism towards Idris Elba in a recent interview.

Jihadists 'capture Syria's Idlib'

Sat, 2015-03-28 07:02
Islamist militants capture the north-western Syrian city of Idlib for the first time, monitoring groups and jihadists say.

VIDEO: Lagos on lockdown amid polling

Sat, 2015-03-28 06:53
The BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse reports on high security in the Nigerian city of Lagos as voting in the presidential election takes place.

Hamilton says Rosberg did not block

Sat, 2015-03-28 06:50
Lewis Hamilton denies he felt team-mate Nico Rosberg deliberately blocked him during qualifying for the Malaysian Grand Prix.

VIDEO: Ex-girlfriend: Co-pilot was 'aggressive'

Sat, 2015-03-28 06:33
A former girlfriend of the pilot who crashed an airliner in the French Alps is quoted as telling a German newspaper that Andreas Lubitz could "be aggressive".

Iran nuclear talks 'enter endgame'

Sat, 2015-03-28 06:25
Talks aimed at restricting Iran's nuclear programme in exchange for sanctions relief enter their final days, ahead of an end of March deadline.

Wrong to restart game - Capello

Sat, 2015-03-28 06:25
Fabio Capello does not think Russia's qualifier in Montenegro should have restarted after Igor Akinfeev was hit by a flare.

VIDEO: James Bond Spectre trailer revealed

Sat, 2015-03-28 06:25
The trailer for the new Bond movie Spectre has been released.

Bosses 'rate experience over grades'

Sat, 2015-03-28 06:24
Call for more firms to offer work experience after a survey of 2,000 employers finds they rate it over qualifications.

Olympic 400m runner Barnaby dies

Sat, 2015-03-28 06:19
Canadian Olympic 400m runner Daundre Barnaby dies in a swimming accident on the Caribbean island of St Kitts, aged 24.

DUP releases hung parliament plan

Sat, 2015-03-28 06:10
The DUP issues a five-point plan it will use as part of any negotiations in the event of a hung parliament after the general election in May.

Graphene light bulb set for shops

Sat, 2015-03-28 05:51
A light bulb made from graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.

Four miss England's trip to Italy

Sat, 2015-03-28 05:33
Danny Welbeck, Raheem Sterling, Leighton Baines and James Milner have been ruled out of England's friendly with Italy on Tuesday.

VIDEO: Chocolatier creates giant Easter egg

Sat, 2015-03-28 05:31
A chocolatier in Lincolnshire has created a seven-foot (2.1-metre) Easter egg, which he will sell in pieces to raise money for charity, the BBC's Jill Archbold reports.

Wambach desperate for World Cup win

Sat, 2015-03-28 04:59
Abby Wambach says she would swap all her individual accolades to win a World Cup with the USA in Canada this summer.

Man accused of beating with crutch

Sat, 2015-03-28 04:56
A Belfast man accused of beating his partner with a crutch and his plastered foot is refused bail.

Labour 'would have to talk' to SNP

Sat, 2015-03-28 04:16
The deputy leader of the SNP Stewart Hosie believes a minority Labour government would have to negotiate with the nationalists ahead of its first Queen's speech.

VIDEO: Hamilton hangs on for pole in wet Malaysia

Sat, 2015-03-28 03:54
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton claims pole position in an exciting wet-dry qualifying for the Malaysian Grand Prix.

Czech tourists freed in Pakistan

Sat, 2015-03-28 03:47
Two Czech women tourists kidnapped two years ago in Pakistan have been released and have returned home, the Czech PM says.

VIDEO: Nigeria biometric readers 'delay voting'

Sat, 2015-03-28 03:42
Polling stations are open in Nigeria to elect a new president. But technical problems with some fingerprint readers are causing delays.