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Challenge to Duggan decision allowed

Tue, 2014-04-08 08:31
Mark Duggan's mother is granted the right to challenge the lawful killing conclusion of the inquest jury into his death.

Water always present at Gleision pit

Tue, 2014-04-08 08:29
Water was always present in a Swansea Valley mine where four men died in 2011, a former owner and manager tells a court.

£1m lotto ticket hidden in handbag

Tue, 2014-04-08 08:02
A mother-of-three discovered she won £1m on the lottery after finding the golden ticket at the bottom of her handbag five weeks after the draw.

UN warns of effects of Syria drought

Tue, 2014-04-08 07:59
The UN warns that a drought in Syria could lead to a record low wheat harvest at a time when food aid has been cut due to a lack of funds.

Missing Hancock's Half Hour to air

Tue, 2014-04-08 07:55
Five missing episodes from classic 1950s radio series Hancock's Half Hour are to be aired on BBC Radio 4 later this year.

Is Russia ready to move into eastern Ukraine?

Tue, 2014-04-08 07:37
Russia's modernised military could move into eastern Ukraine

Geldof post-mortem due on Wednesday

Tue, 2014-04-08 07:26
A post-mortem examination following the death of Peaches Geldof , who has died at the age of 25, will take place on Wednesday.

AUDIO: Hislop: Scottish union 'successful'

Tue, 2014-04-08 07:07
Private Eye editor Ian Hislop has praised what he terms the "successful" union between Scotland and the rest of the UK.

AUDIO: Man stung by bees in pain experiment

Tue, 2014-04-08 07:04
A PhD student has allowed bees to sting him 190 times - to find out which part of the body it hurts the most.

Tuesday's gossip column

Tue, 2014-04-08 07:01
Tottenham target Ezequiel Garay, Newcastle and West Ham want Micah Richards, Cruyff criticises Jose Mourinho, plus more.

IMF: UK to lead G7 growth in 2014

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:56
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says the UK economy will grow by 2.9% in 2014, while global growth will be 3.6%.

AUDIO: Skills shortage leaves jobs vacant

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:54
The number of job vacancies in England is increasing - but employers are struggling to find enough staff to meet demand.

Pistorius recounts moment of killing

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:49
At his murder trial, South African athlete Oscar Pistorius describes the moment he fired the shots which killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

VIDEO: Rare Chinese cup sold for $36m

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:36
A rare Ming-era wine cup fetches a record-breaking $36m at auction in Hong Kong on Tuesday.

Blakelock murder trial jury retires

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:35
The jury in the murder trial of a man accused of killing PC Keith Blakelock in the 1985 Broadwater Farm riots retires to consider its verdict.

Lee Rigby killer launches appeal

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:21
Michael Adebolajo, given a whole-life term for the killing of soldier Lee Rigby, launches an appeal against his sentence.

Cyclist Hoy signs up for Le Mans bid

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:20
Sir Chris Hoy signs a deal to race at this season's British GT Championship as he eyes the Le Mans 24-Hour race in 2016.

Austria poll blow for racism row MEP

Tue, 2014-04-08 06:17
An Austrian far-right MEP criticised for calling the EU a "conglomerate of Negroes" quits as a candidate for his party in the European elections.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Tue, 2014-04-08 05:40
MPs discuss oversight of their expenses conduct after an urgent question is granted.

US prisoner on hunger strike in Cuba

Tue, 2014-04-08 05:30
US contractor Alan Gross, who has been in jail in Cuba for more than four years, is on hunger strike, according to his lawyer.
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