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Strike on Syria market 'kills 21'

Sat, 2013-12-28 07:14
A Syrian government airstrike on a crowded market in the northern city of Aleppo has killed at least 20 people, activists say.

Brazil jail fights kill 59 in 2013

Sat, 2013-12-28 07:10
At least 59 inmates have been killed in a single northern Brazilian prison this year, according to a judicial report detailing torture and sexual violence.

VIDEO: Britney begins Las Vegas residency

Sat, 2013-12-28 07:08
Singer Britney Spears begins her two-year residency at the Las Vegas Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino.

Mass China poll bribe resignations

Sat, 2013-12-28 06:51
More than 500 municipal lawmakers in one Chinese province have stood down following an electoral fraud scandal, according to state media.

Man responsible for house shootings

Sat, 2013-12-28 06:14
A man found dead at a house in Nottinghamshire was responsible for shooting a woman and himself, according to police.

VIDEO: Ecstasy warning after man's death

Sat, 2013-12-28 06:10
Police in Northern Ireland issue a warning over a type of yellow ecstasy known as "speckled Rolex" after one man died and four others were hospitalised.

Ice hampers Antarctic ship rescue

Sat, 2013-12-28 06:08
A scientific mission ship, trapped in dense pack ice off East Antarctica, is still awaiting rescue after a Chinese icebreaker failed to reach it.

VIDEO: Haass: 'Trying to build the peace'

Sat, 2013-12-28 06:01
Former US diplomat Richard Haass has returned to Belfast to resume talks aimed at solving some of Northern Ireland's most contentious issues.

Power company to boost storm payouts

Sat, 2013-12-28 06:00
One of the UK's biggest power distributors is to increase compensation for customers, as thousands remain without electricity after recent storms.

Ecstasy warning after man's death

Sat, 2013-12-28 05:51
Police in Northern Ireland issue a warning over a type of yellow ecstasy known as "speckled Rolex" after one man died and four others were hospitalised.

AUDIO: Lord warns of risk to sovereignty

Sat, 2013-12-28 05:44
Allowing the European Court of Human Rights to set laws on social matters could pose a threat to parliamentary sovereignty, a former lord chief justice has said.

'Lyon takes on the big beasts and chews them up'

Sat, 2013-12-28 05:30
England's dizzy decline on the third day at the MCG may be the nadir of an unhappy tour, says chief sports writer Tom Fordyce

England's worst display - Vaughan

Sat, 2013-12-28 04:36
Former captain Michael Vaughan says the players must take the blame for England's latest batting collapse down under.

Kazakhs back in Italy after scandal

Sat, 2013-12-28 04:23
The wife and daughter of a Kazakh dissident are allowed to return to Rome after a deportation case that caused a political storm in Italy.

Europe court 'risks UK sovereignty'

Sat, 2013-12-28 03:55
Suggestions the European Court of Human Rights can set law on social issues is a threat to the sovereignty of Parliament, says a former lord chief justice.

Thai activist killed as crisis grows

Sat, 2013-12-28 03:36
A Thai anti-government protester is shot dead in Bangkok amid further signs that the country's political crisis is deepening.

Sprinter Sacre undergoes heart tests

Sat, 2013-12-28 03:10
Sprinter Sacre undergoes heart tests after being diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat in Friday's Desert Orchid Chase.

Eden Project backed by public funds

Sat, 2013-12-28 03:05
Hundreds of thousands of pounds of taxpayers' money is used to fund the Eden Project attraction, council figures reveal.

New Cardiff boss to have large funds

Sat, 2013-12-28 02:45
Cardiff's new boss will be given extensive transfer funds in January by owner Vincent Tan following Malky Mackay's sacking.

England in a mess after more batting woe

Sat, 2013-12-28 02:41
England in a mess after more batting woe

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