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VIDEO: LIVE: Dresden bombing ceremony

Fri, 2015-02-13 05:51
Germany commemorates the 70th anniversary of the Allied bombing of Dresden.

Watson & Joseph: England's likely lads

Fri, 2015-02-13 05:42
Winger Anthony Watson and centre Jonathan Joseph are set to be England's "point of difference", writes BBC Sport's Tom Fordyce.

VIDEO: 'American Sniper' trial underway

Fri, 2015-02-13 05:24
The trial of the man accused of killing the real life sniper behind Clint Eastwood's film "American Sniper" is underway in the US.

Saudis evacuate embassy in Yemen

Fri, 2015-02-13 05:18
Saudi Arabia becomes the latest country to close its embassy in Yemen, as the security situation in the country deteriorates.

Clarke wants Ryder Cup captaincy

Fri, 2015-02-13 05:07
Darren Clarke says he would "love" to be Europe's 2016 Ryder Cup captain at Hazeltine National in Minnesota.

Family win payout over patient death

Fri, 2015-02-13 04:59
A patient's family who blamed her death on medics' failure to treat her following major heart surgery receive a compensation payout after taking the case to the High Court.

VIDEO: Ultrasound glimpse of pygmy hippo baby

Fri, 2015-02-13 04:49
Ultrasound images of a baby pygmy hippopotamus kicking inside its mother's womb have been released by Melbourne Zoo.

UN agrees negotiating text for Paris

Fri, 2015-02-13 04:16
Global climate talks in Geneva have ended with agreement on a formal negotiating text for the climate summit in Paris in December.

Germany remembers Dresden firestorm

Fri, 2015-02-13 04:16
Events are to take place in Germany to mark the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Dresden which created a firestorm and left the city in ruins.

Farmer dies after kicked by cow

Fri, 2015-02-13 04:15
A farmer dies after being kicked in the neck by one of his cows, the National Farmers Union confirms.

Adding up the cost of childbirth

Fri, 2015-02-13 04:04
How much do women around the world pay to give birth?

Crash victim was planning retirement

Fri, 2015-02-13 03:54
A businessman killed by a runaway tipper truck was planning his retirement.

'Boasting' nightclub rapists jailed

Fri, 2015-02-13 03:38
Two men who "laughed and boasted" about raping a girl outside a nightclub are jailed for nine years.

Merkel's crisis management marathon

Fri, 2015-02-13 03:38
After a week of marathon diplomacy, including extensive travel and endless negotiations, Germans are asking how does Chancellor Merkel keep going - and when does she sleep?

HGV crash driver 'just passed test'

Fri, 2015-02-13 03:34
The driver of a tipper truck that crashed in Bath, killing a child and three adults, passed his HGV test just days earlier, it emerges.

Composer John McCabe dies aged 75

Fri, 2015-02-13 03:25
Composer and pianist John McCabe, one-time director of the London College of Music, dies aged 75.

Teams set for start of World Cup

Fri, 2015-02-13 03:24
The 11th Cricket World Cup is set to start, with co-hosts Australia and New Zealand both playing on the first day.

'No promises' on Savchenko release

Fri, 2015-02-13 03:08
Russia says it has made no promises to free Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko, despite claims following the Minsk peace deal.

Police shut 2,000 'fake goods' sites

Fri, 2015-02-13 03:02
Two thousand websites selling fake luxury goods have been removed by UK police since the start of the year.

Bob the Bobby retires after 47 years

Fri, 2015-02-13 03:00
A man hailed as the country's longest serving police officer is being honoured as he retires just short 50 years of service.