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Hamilton quickest despite problems

Thu, 2015-03-26 23:54
Mercedes' world champion Lewis Hamilton sets fastest time in second practice despite a series of technical problems.

Lifeless Uzbek election hides power struggle

Thu, 2015-03-26 23:47
Huge crowds honouring a deceased Islamic scholar in Uzbekistan were in marked contrast to a lifeless campaign for this weekend's one-horse presidential election, writes Johannes Dell.

Co-op Bank still has 'much to do'

Thu, 2015-03-26 23:39
The Co-operative Bank says it is making a "significant improvement" as it reports a lower pre-tax loss and confirms its chief executive will stay in post until December 2016.

Sharapova suffers shock Miami exit

Thu, 2015-03-26 23:14
Maria Sharapova suffers a surprise second-round defeat at the Miami Open but Caroline Wozniacki goes through.

World Cup stage set for ideal final

Thu, 2015-03-26 23:05
Australia v New Zealand is the best final the World Cup could have hoped for, says BBC cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew.

Police appeal after A83 coach crash

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:37
Police appeal for witnesses after a coach came off the A83 at the Rest and Be Thankful in Argyll and overturned.

Penguin book picks up book prize

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:35
A book about a penguin who flies to the tropics with the aid of a kite is named the winner of the 2015 Waterstones Children's Book Prize.

'Babies heads & bouncing bikes'

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:33
British sprinter Mark Cavendish gives his seven steps for success in cycling's cobbled classic mini-season.

22% of students 'think of sex work'

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:32
More than a fifth of students think about being involved in the sex industry, according to a major research project.

Bangladesh pilgrims die in stampede

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:32
At least 10 Hindu pilgrims are killed in a stampede during a bathing ritual at a holy site in Narayanganj, Bangladesh, local reports say.

VIDEO: 'Discovery' at Alps co-pilot's home

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:23
Media reports suggest police in Germany have made a significant discovery at one of the homes of Andreas Lubitz, the pilot who apparently flew his airliner into a mountainside in the French Alps killing all 150 people on board.

Neglected horse numbers 'critical'

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:21
The number of unwanted and neglected horses, ponies and donkeys in Wales is at a "critical" point, according to the RSPCA.

'Unprecedented' chance for Wales

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:18
The general election offers Wales an "unprecedented opportunity", Plaid Cymru's leader will say at the party's campaign launch.

Irish PM meets Ballymurphy families

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:15
The Irish Prime Minister (taoiseach) is due to meet the families of civilians who were killed by soldiers in Belfast over a three-day period in 1971.

Non-domestic water charges to rise

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:15
Northern Ireland Water is putting up charges to its 80,000 non-domestic customers from April - the first price rise in three years.

Is hindsight always a benefit in law?

Thu, 2015-03-26 22:11
Hindsight is the main tool for legal review of critical events, says Danny Shaw - but is it always the best technique?

Police probe Alps jet crash co-pilot

Thu, 2015-03-26 21:43
German police seize possessions of a co-pilot who apparently crashed his plane in the Alps killing all 150 people on board, as they investigate possible motives.

VIDEO: Rosberg quickest as Alonso returns

Thu, 2015-03-26 21:31
Watch highlights as Fernando Alonso returns to F1 action in first practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix.

Japan economy at brink of deflation

Thu, 2015-03-26 21:10
Annual core consumer inflation in Japan, the world's third-largest economy, stopped rising for the first time in nearly two years in February.

Online bid to fight radicalisation

Thu, 2015-03-26 20:50
Muslim scholars launch a digital magazine to fight radicalisation on the web by extremist groups such as Islamic state.

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