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Scholes fears over England future

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:51
Paul Scholes fears England could struggle to qualify for future tournaments after their early exit from the World Cup.

Iraqi PM welcomes Syrian air strikes

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:50
Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri Maliki tells the BBC he supports an air strike on Islamist militants at a border crossing between Iraq and Syria.

Coca growing in Latin America 'down'

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:48
Areas planted with coca, the raw ingredient for cocaine, have dropped in two of the three top cocaine producer countries in South America, UN figures suggest.

VIDEO: Suarez banned over bite incident

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:42
Uruguay striker Luis Suarez has been banned for nine matches after being found guilty of biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini.

New MH370 search area announced

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:35
The hunt for missing Malaysian plane shifts further south in the Indian Ocean following new data analysis, the Australian government says.

VIDEO: Giving birth naturally in Brazil

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:35
Over 50% of all births are by Caesarean in Brazil, but some women are determined to defy the trend and give birth naturally.

VIDEO: Can you trust your sunglasses?

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:25
Scientists in Brazil have developed a quick way to make sure your sunglasses are protecting your eyes from the sun's harmful rays.

VIDEO: Solar cells made using bath salts

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:09
Researchers have developed a new manufacturing method which could bring down the cost of making a type of solar cell.

Call to halve target for added sugar

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:09
People need to more than halve their intake of added sugar to tackle the obesity crisis, according to scientific advice for the government in England.

VIDEO: Suarez banned over 'bite' incident

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:08
Uruguay striker Luis Suarez has been banned for nine matches after being found guilty of biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini.

Bad review couple win compensation

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:04
A long-running dispute between an online retailer and a couple unhappy with its customer service comes to an end.

UK population grows by 400,000

Thu, 2014-06-26 06:04
The UK population grew by more than 400,000 last year, according to the latest official figures from the Office for National Statistics.

South Sudan 'most fragile state'

Thu, 2014-06-26 05:38
The world's newest country, South Sudan, tops the list of fragile states in this year's index released by a leading US-based research institute.

UK bid to block Juncker set to fail

Thu, 2014-06-26 05:29
UK PM David Cameron's bid to stop ex-Luxembourg PM Jean-Claude Juncker becoming the next European Commission president suffers another blow.

Pharrell publicist denies gig claim

Thu, 2014-06-26 05:23
Investigations are under way to discover if a County Down nightclub has been scammed into believing they would stage a Pharrell Williams gig.

VIDEO: Fifa World Cup news briefing

Thu, 2014-06-26 05:19
Fifa is holding a daily World Cup news briefing, as a panel decides Uruguay striker Luis Suarez's fate

Shooting neighbour heard gun shots

Thu, 2014-06-26 05:13
A neighbour heard two loud bangs "like fireworks" as a man shot his wife dead in the street, Newport Crown Court hears.

Williams powers into third round

Thu, 2014-06-26 05:12
Top seed Serena Williams eases into the third round at Wimbledon after beating Chanelle Scheepers in straight sets.

VIDEO: Fears of Spy Booth Banksy removal

Thu, 2014-06-26 05:10
Scaffolding erected around the Banksy work Spy Booth prompts fears that it could be removed and sold at auction.

Raonic and Nishikori claim easy wins

Thu, 2014-06-26 05:10
Eighth seed Milos Raonic and 10th seed Kei Nishikori make it into the men's singles third round at Wimbledon.
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