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VIDEO: Ukraine's 'babushkas' go viral

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:51
The Ukrainian granny who chased away armed separatists

Ward makes French Open first round

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:49
James Ward becomes become the first British man in over 40 years to progress through qualifying to French Open first round.

Chinese tycoon sentenced to death

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:37
Liu Han, a Chinese tycoon believed to have links to China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang, has been sentenced to death, state media say.

Abortion clinic guidance published

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:16
The guidance for abortion providers in England has been clarified to reinforce the fact that terminating a pregnancy on the grounds of gender alone is illegal.

VIDEO: Richard III reburial court bid fails

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:09
Distant relatives of King Richard III have lost their High Court battle over where his remains should be reburied.

VIDEO: Yacht crew search 'may be suspended'

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:07
The US search for the four sailors on board the yacht Cheeki Rafiki will be suspended if nothing is found by Friday night, the US Coast Guard has said.

Tulisa trial adjourned until July

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:06
Tulisa Contostavlos will have to wait until July to discover the outcome of her trial over claims she assaulted a blogger at the V Festival.

VIDEO: UKIP performance 'shakes up' politics

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:03
UKIP's gains in Essex and in other parts of the country are causing problems for the more established parties as Mike Sergeant reports.

Borthwick fit for Heineken Cup final

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:00
Saracens captain Steve Borthwick is passed fit to play in Saturday's Heineken Cup final against Jonny Wilkinson's Toulon.

This week's movers and shakers

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:59
This week's business movers and shakers

Manila and Jakarta agree on border

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:46
The Philippines and Indonesia settle a 20-year dispute by agreeing on where the maritime border between the two countries should be.

VIDEO: Climber films Nepal crevasse fall

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:45
American climber Dr John All has relived his experience after falling into a crevasse on a Himalayan mountain in Nepal.

VIDEO: Behind the scenes at R1 Big Weekend

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:42
Take a look behind the scenes at Big Weekend before the event kicks off.

Top 10 nuisance call subjects named

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:34
Nuisance phone calls are increasingly related to offers of home improvement work, although PPI remains the most common subject, the regulator says.

Richard III reburial court bid fails

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:25
Distant relatives of King Richard III lose their High Court battle over where his remains should be reburied.

Murray to face Golubev in French Open

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:16
Britain's Andy Murray is drawn against world number 55 Andrey Golubev in the first round of the French Open.

Day in pictures: 23 May 2014

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:12
News photos from past 24 hours: 22 May

Hillsborough jury visits stadium

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:10
The jury at the Hillsborough inquests is taken to the Sheffield stadium for a site visit.

Tennessee brings back electric chair

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:10
Tennessee approves a bill that would allow the electric chair to be used in executions if lethal injection drugs are unavailable.

Basil McCrea denies allegations

Fri, 2014-05-23 04:05
The leader of NI21, Basil McCrea, reveals that he is facing claims of inappropriate sexual activity.
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