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Froome loses Dauphine lead to Contador

Sat, 2014-06-14 08:43
Alberto Contador snatches the lead of the Criterium du Dauphine from Chris Froome with a bold attack on stage seven.

Ministers accused of jails 'failure'

Sat, 2014-06-14 08:38
The chief inspector of prisons accuses ministers of "political and policy failure" after dozens of already full jails are told to take more inmates.

England set for World Cup opener

Sat, 2014-06-14 08:28
England begin their 2014 Fifa World Cup campaign on Saturday when they take on four-time winners Italy in Manaus.

Dimitrov beats top seed Wawrinka

Sat, 2014-06-14 08:08
Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov outplays top seed Stan Wawrinka to reach his first grass-court final at Queen's.

Atlantic rower rescued after injury

Sat, 2014-06-14 08:01
A Scottish rower who was trying to row single-handed across the Atlantic - from New York to the Western Isles - is forced to abandon his attempt.

Woman charged with child rapes

Sat, 2014-06-14 07:55
A woman appears in court in Norwich charged with numerous counts of raping and abusing children.

VIDEO: Queen's baton gets 21 gun salute

Sat, 2014-06-14 07:54
The Queen's Baton is given a 21 gun salute at Edinburgh castle as it begins a 40-day tour of the country ahead of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Iran 'ready to help neighbour Iraq'

Sat, 2014-06-14 07:25
Iran's President Rouhani says Tehran is ready to help Iraq in its battle against extremist Sunni Islamists, but denies any plans to send troops.

VIDEO: Waterfall records biggest ever flow

Sat, 2014-06-14 07:04
Torrential rain has led to the biggest water flow ever recorded over South America's Iguazu Falls.

Teacher suspended for 'punching boy'

Sat, 2014-06-14 06:57
A teacher is suspended for allegedly punching a 13-year-old schoolboy in class.

VIDEO: Thousands mark Queen's birthday

Sat, 2014-06-14 06:56
Thousands gathered in London for the annual Trooping the Colour ceremony to mark the Queen's official birthday.

Baton relay arrives in Scotland

Sat, 2014-06-14 06:24
The Queen's Baton Relay arrives in Scotland as it begins a 40-day tour of the host country ahead of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Cambodian migrants flee Thailand

Sat, 2014-06-14 06:16
Tens of thousands of Cambodians are fleeing Thailand amid fear the new military leadership will crackdown on migrant workers.

Lightning causes Gatwick delays

Sat, 2014-06-14 06:05
A lightning strike at Gatwick Airport causes disruption and delays to hundreds of passengers.

In pictures: Trooping the Colour

Sat, 2014-06-14 05:36
More than 1,000 soldiers parade for Queen at Trooping the Colour

Lancaster positive despite series loss

Sat, 2014-06-14 05:33
England head coach Stuart Lancaster says his side are making progress despite falling to a series defeat in New Zealand.

'Fire-starting birds' halt revamp

Sat, 2014-06-14 04:51
Restoration of a historic hall that was burned down when a jackdaw nest caught fire is halted after their descendants returned to the same roost.

Troops mark Queen's official birthday

Sat, 2014-06-14 04:28
The Trooping the Colour ceremony, with more than 1,000 soldiers taking part, has taken place in central London to mark the Queen's official birthday.

VIDEO: How cabbage hurling went 'global'

Sat, 2014-06-14 04:22
The organisers of the cabbage hurling championships prepare to host contestants at a country fayre in the Lincolnshire fens.

Unborn baby-attack suspect charged

Sat, 2014-06-14 04:03
A man is due to appear in court charged with attempted murder after a pregnant woman was stabbed.

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