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Soldier opens fire at Tunis base

Mon, 2015-05-25 00:57
A Tunisian soldier is shot dead after opening fire on other troops at a military base in Tunis, the country's defence ministry says.

Nigeria bank to close over fuel

Mon, 2015-05-25 00:54
One of Nigeria's largest banks is closing branches because of the fuel scarcity as the shortage threatens the economy ahead of the presidential inauguration.

Two killed in Carmarthenshire crash

Mon, 2015-05-25 00:54
Two people die in a four-vehicle crash near Peniel in Carmarthenshire, say Dyfed-Powys Police.

Solar Impulse faces 'moment of truth'

Mon, 2015-05-25 00:44
In what will be its greatest challenge yet, the zero-fuel aeroplane Solar Impulse will try to fly non-stop from China to Hawaii - a journey of more than 8,000km across the Pacific Ocean.

VIDEO: Who will win £120m Wembley final?

Sun, 2015-05-24 23:59
Dan Walker is joined by Phil Neville and Mark Lawrenson as they look ahead to the Championship play-off final at Wembley.

Sports venue at ex-Burberry site

Sun, 2015-05-24 23:56
A multi-purpose sports venue opens on the site of a former Burberry clothes factory in Rhondda Cynon Taff.

Limited powers 'harming road safety'

Sun, 2015-05-24 23:45
Limited devolution may be harming road safety progress in Wales, the motoring charity RAC Foundation claims.

China cuts taxes on range of imports

Sun, 2015-05-24 23:45
China will cut import taxes on consumer goods by an average of more than 50%, in a bid to kick-start its economy.

VIDEO: Exploring seven decades of kids' TV

Sun, 2015-05-24 23:43
A new exhibition in Coventry has been opened to explore children's television produced in the UK over the last 70 years.

VIDEO: What's the future of high street banks?

Sun, 2015-05-24 22:54
The BBC's Steph McGovern reports on whether there is still a need for banks to have a high street presence, as people can access their account and perform most of their transactions online or over the phone.

Japan shares at 15-year high on data

Sun, 2015-05-24 22:44
Japanese shares close at a 15-year high after data showed the country's trade account fell into a deficit in April, but was still better than expected.

Australian jailed for raping tourist

Sun, 2015-05-24 22:22
An Australian man who imprisoned a Dutch backpacker in a hotel room for six weeks, repeatedly raping and beating her, is jailed for 17 years.

Air experts examine Irish crash site

Sun, 2015-05-24 22:13
Air crash investigators are examining the scene of a crash in which two men were killed in the Republic of Ireland.

Israel ex-PM given prison sentence

Sun, 2015-05-24 22:06
The former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is sentenced to eight months in prison in a corruption trial.

VIDEO: Cunard shipping marks 175 years

Sun, 2015-05-24 22:05
Three famous ocean liners are meeting in Liverpool on Monday, for a majestic display to mark the 175th anniversary of the shipping line Cunard.

VIDEO: Anti-austerity votes shake Spain

Sun, 2015-05-24 21:41
The governing People's Party in Spain has suffered heavy losses in regional and local elections.

Same-sex marriage calls for NI

Sun, 2015-05-24 21:32
The yes result in the same-sex marriage referendum in the Republic of Ireland leads to calls for its introduction in Northern Ireland.

Dyslexia 'not linked to eyesight'

Sun, 2015-05-24 21:20
There are no differences in the eyesight of dyslexics and non-dyslexics, say researchers

IS threat to rare bird near Palmyra

Sun, 2015-05-24 20:16
A rare bird may become extinct in Syria because of the capture of Palmyra by Islamic State, experts say.

Iraq will take back Ramadi 'in days'

Sun, 2015-05-24 20:04
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says that the city of Ramadi could be taken back from Islamic State militants "in days".