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Ramsey to find out fate next week

Thu, 2015-05-14 02:10
Chris Ramsey says he will discover "within a week" whether he will continue as manager of relegated QPR.

Custody death family 'seek truth'

Thu, 2015-05-14 02:06
The family of a man who died in police custody in Fife say they are seeking the truth about what happened to him.

VIDEO: FA tackles lack of Asian players

Thu, 2015-05-14 01:59
The Football Association has published its first ever plan on how to tackle the lack of British Asians in football.

Stranded boat migrants desperate

Thu, 2015-05-14 01:44
Hundreds of Myanmar migrants stranded on a boat for a week in the Andaman Sea with no food or water are so desperate they are drinking their own urine.

VIDEO: Hunt for 'Calling Blighty' soldiers

Thu, 2015-05-14 01:30
How World War Two soldiers contacted their loved ones from afar.

Fury at France mystery wreck ruling

Thu, 2015-05-14 01:27
Families of sailors killed in a shipwreck off Cornwall express outrage after a French court dismissed their last-ditch bid to find out what happened.

Palestinian democracy in doldrums after years under Mahmoud Abbas

Thu, 2015-05-14 01:26
As Israel swears in a new right-wing, coalition government, BBC Middle East Correspondent Yolande Knell looks at the stagnation in Palestinian politics and discontent with President Mahmoud Abbas.

Briton shot in Islamic State battle

Thu, 2015-05-14 01:18
Jac Holmes, a former IT worker from Bournemouth, tells BBC South he was shot while fighting Islamic State fighters in Syria.

Harry Shearer 'leaving Simpsons'

Thu, 2015-05-14 00:16
US actor Harry Shearer appears to indicate he is to leave his voice roles on animated sitcom The Simpsons in a series of tweets.

Minister hits back over Casement

Thu, 2015-05-14 00:11
Northern Ireland's sports minister hits back at claims about her knowledge of safety concerns regarding the redevelopment of Casement Park in Belfast.

'Offensive' pig sculpture removed

Thu, 2015-05-14 00:05
A charity set up in honour of former prime minister Sir Robert Peel is calling for a councillor to return a sculpture of a pig he had removed from a town centre.

Burundi troops clash over coup bid

Wed, 2015-05-13 23:58
Heavy fighting breaks out between rival groups of soldiers in Burundi's capital amid confusion over the success of an attempted coup.

Carney: Productivity key for growth

Wed, 2015-05-13 23:55
Productivity must be improved for the UK economy to continue to recover, says Bank of England governor Mark Carney.

Player of the year double for Joseph

Wed, 2015-05-13 23:53
Bath and England centre Jonathan Joseph receives double recognition at the Rugby Players' Association annual awards.

Brightman postpones space trip

Wed, 2015-05-13 23:30
British soprano Sarah Brightman calls off her trip to the International Space Station citing "personal family reasons".

Children's clinical research 'urged'

Wed, 2015-05-13 23:26
There must be a culture shift in medical research to make sure more children can take part, an expert panel at the Nuffield Council of Bioethics says.

VIDEO: Hunting submarines in the North Sea

Wed, 2015-05-13 23:14
Nato has been conducting its largest ever anti-submarine warfare exercise in the North Sea, off the coast of Norway.

Fatal crash plane 'was overweight'

Wed, 2015-05-13 23:07
A plane that was involved in a fatal crash on Bute had been fitted with unrecorded modifications which put it over its maximum takeoff weight.

ITV advertising profits strong

Wed, 2015-05-13 23:03
Broadcaster ITV sees a 14% rise in net revenue, beating forecasts, says the company in its first-quarter results.

Manila factory fire toll rises to 72

Wed, 2015-05-13 22:48
The death toll in a fire that destroyed a footwear factory in the Philippine capital, Manila, rises to 72, officials say.