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Sinai militant group leader killed

Fri, 2014-05-23 06:36
Shadi al-Menei, the purported head of Sinai Islamist militant group Ansar Beit al-Maqdis, has been killed, Egyptian security officials say.

Terror man's family to keep home

Fri, 2014-05-23 06:28
A judge rules that the £200,000 family home of a man convicted of terrorism offences cannot be seized as a criminal asset.

Patient set on fire during operation

Fri, 2014-05-23 06:18
A Teesside NHS trust investigates how a patient's stomach was seriously burned when he was set on fire during an operation at the University Hospital of North Tees in Stockton.

French mayor 'castrated and killed'

Fri, 2014-05-23 06:16
The mayor of a village in northern France has been castrated and killed by a man who accused him of having an affair with his wife, reports say.

AUDIO: EU introduces new holiday pay rules

Fri, 2014-05-23 05:59
The European Court of Justice has ruled that employers must include commission when they calculate holiday pay.

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.
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