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War-weariness key to ending fight over Homs

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:25
How war-weariness ended long fight over Homs

Sloviansk divided over land and identity

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:24
Sloviansk citizens divided over land and identity

Nigeria kidnaps 'a turning point'

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:19
The abduction of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls "will be the beginning of the end of terror" in Nigeria, says President Goodluck Jonathan.

Thousands attend fire family funeral

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:14
More than 2,000 people attend a Sheffield mosque for the funeral of three children and two women killed in a house fire.

Twelvetrees a doubt for England tour

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:10
Gloucester's Billy Twelvetrees will be out for up to six weeks with an ankle injury and may miss England's tour of New Zealand.

England's shortcomings: Why debate is timely

Thu, 2014-05-08 06:03
With Brazil 2014 approaching, few can deny a need for "radical" examination of the state of English football, says David Bond.

Company investigates bus blaze

Thu, 2014-05-08 05:57
Passengers and a driver flee a single-deck bus in Gwynedd after it fills with smoke and bursts into flames.

S Sudan 'crimes against humanity'

Thu, 2014-05-08 05:54
Both sides in South Sudan's conflict have committed crimes against humanity, including mass killings, sexual slavery and gang-rape, a UN report says.

MPs to vote on letting agent fee ban

Thu, 2014-05-08 05:53
Labour says it will bring forward a vote in the Commons in an attempt to ban rental firms from charging letting fees to tenants.

Call for clearer meat packaging

Thu, 2014-05-08 05:46
Faith leaders have called for clearer packaging after it emerged some meat is sold which could qualify as halal but is not labelled as such.

400 new jobs for Newtownabbey

Thu, 2014-05-08 05:41
Four hundred jobs are to be created in Newtownabbey, County Antrim by business IT services firm Capita.

Huge blast 'destroys Aleppo hotel'

Thu, 2014-05-08 05:40
A large explosion in the centre of the Syrian city of Aleppo has destroyed a hotel and several other buildings, state media and activists report.

Bullied blind woman films abuse

Thu, 2014-05-08 05:39
A blind woman who was regularly sworn at by bullies and nearly mugged wears a body camera so police can identify the culprits.

Is the UK quite good at education after all?

Thu, 2014-05-08 05:26
Is the UK quite good at education after all?

VIDEO: Hall 'rape victim' not 'gold-digger'

Thu, 2014-05-08 05:24
A woman who claims ex-broadcaster Stuart Hall repeatedly raped her has told a court she was not a "gold-digger" wanting compensation.

Businessman death was not neglect

Thu, 2014-05-08 04:56
A businessman who died after complications following a cancer operation received "less than optimum" care but it did not amount to neglect, says a coroner.

VIDEO: Belle inspired by true story

Thu, 2014-05-08 04:53
Tom Brook looks at the new period film 'Belle', inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle.

The celebrities saying 'Real Men Don't Buy Girls'

Thu, 2014-05-08 04:47
The story behind the 'Real Men Don't Buy Girls' campaign

VIDEO: 'We will bring the girls back'

Thu, 2014-05-08 04:40
Nigeria's president has vowed to find more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by Islamist militants and return them to their families.

Lab bug extends ‘life's alphabet’

Thu, 2014-05-08 04:33
Scientists produce a semi-synthetic version of a bacterium that has an extended genetic code.

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