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Mixed fortunes for Whiley in Sydney

Thu, 2015-01-15 07:44
Britain's Jordanne Whiley loses in the women's singles at the Sydney International Open but reaches the doubles final.

The most popular #JeSuisCharlie songs

Thu, 2015-01-15 07:32
Musical tributes to the victims of Paris attacks

Child porn was 'Rasputin research'

Thu, 2015-01-15 07:26
A Cornish bard accused of abuse tells a court he mistakenly accessed a website with indecent images of children while researching Rasputin.

VIDEO: What really happened in Baga attack

Thu, 2015-01-15 07:19
Watch how difficult it is to establish what happened in last week's attack by Boko Haram on the Nigerian town of Baga.

Have pictures of Muhammad always been forbidden?

Thu, 2015-01-15 07:16
Has there always been a ban on pictures of the Prophet?

US bank giants miss profit forecasts

Thu, 2015-01-15 07:11
Bank of America and Citigroup miss analysts' profit forecasts as both Wall Street giants struggle to restructure.

Target to close all 133 Canada stores

Thu, 2015-01-15 06:59
The US discount retailer Target is to shut all of its 133 stores in Canada two years after launching there.

Comeback for 'James Bond of racing'

Thu, 2015-01-15 06:44
Britain's highest-rated chaser Sprinter Sacre is ready for his first race in nearly 13 months but will he be as good as before?

Oscars 2015: Best picture nominees

Thu, 2015-01-15 06:20
The eight best picture nominees at the 87th Academy Awards

US loosens Cuba travel restrictions

Thu, 2015-01-15 06:20
New US trade and travel rules covering Cuba will see an end to the ban on Americans using credit cards there - and bringing back Cuban cigars.

Charlie cartoonists' funerals held

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:59
Funerals are held for several journalists from satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo killed in last week's attack in Paris by militant Islamists.

Record numbers graduate with firsts

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:43
Record numbers of UK students graduated with a top degree last summer, according to new figures.

Schoolboy dies after bus collision

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:22
An Edmonton schoolboy dies after being hit by a bus during rush hour in north London.

Oscar nomination for NI short film

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:22
A Northern Ireland short film Boogaloo and Graham has received an Oscar nomination in the live action short category.

Birdman and Budapest top Oscar list

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:20
Birdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel lead the race for this year's Oscars with nine nominations each, while there is a strong showing for British talent.

NI gales cut power to 7,000 homes

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:18
More than 7,000 homes and businesses are left without electricity as gale force winds batter Northern Ireland.

Giant origami boat launched on lake

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:17
A giant origami boat captained by a descendent of engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel is launched on a lake in south London.

VIDEO: Oscar nominations announced

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:11
Birdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel lead the Oscar nominations with nine nominations each.

Injured Arteta out for three months

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:07
Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta is ruled out for three months after having a bony spur removed from his left ankle.

Court rejects Stalin grandson claim

Thu, 2015-01-15 05:05
A European court rejects a complaint by one of Stalin's grandsons over an article accusing the Soviet leader of being a "bloodthirsty cannibal".

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