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Labour 'needs to apologise' - Kerr

Sat, 2015-05-09 01:25
Former Scottish Labour minister Andy Kerr has said his party needs to apologise for an "atrocious campaign".

Offer of £10k for 'missing' bird help

Sat, 2015-05-09 01:13
A £10,000 reward is offered after three rare birds of prey disappeared in Lancashire.

Harry gets Maori welcome in New Zealand

Sat, 2015-05-09 00:47
Prince Harry receives a traditional Maori welcome on landing in New Zealand for a week-long tour after his month of military training in Australia.

Clark quits as Blackpool manager

Sat, 2015-05-09 00:30
Lee Clark resigns as Blackpool manager following their relegation to League One.

VIDEO: Ex-con artist now making millions

Sat, 2015-05-09 00:23
A German forger who conned the art world out of millions of dollars is holding his first exhibition since becoming a free man.

Labour needs to be 'pro-business'

Fri, 2015-05-08 23:25
First Minister Carwyn Jones says Labour needs to become more business-friendly following the party's defeat in the UK general election.

N Korea 'tests submarine missile'

Fri, 2015-05-08 23:21
North Korea says it has carried out a successful test of a submarine-launched missile, which if confirmed would be a major boost in its military capacity.

VIDEO: How election night and day unfolded

Fri, 2015-05-08 23:12
David Cameron says he hopes to govern Britain in the interests of all its people as the Conservatives won an outright majority of seats in the House of Commons.

VIDEO: Church bells to ring out for VE Day

Fri, 2015-05-08 22:50
Church bells will ring out around Britain on Saturday as commemorations to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day continue.

VIDEO: Live: Russia marks 70th WW2 Victory Day

Fri, 2015-05-08 22:39
Russia is celebrating the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two with a military parade on Red Square.

VIDEO: Nicola Sturgeon meeting new MPs

Fri, 2015-05-08 22:23
The SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon will hold a photocall with her newly elected MPs in Edinburgh on Saturday.

McIlroy in contention at Sawgrass

Fri, 2015-05-08 22:19
Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter are four shots off leaders Kevin Na and Jerry Kelly at halfway in the Players Championship.

VIDEO: Oslo hospital's 'human error cure'

Fri, 2015-05-08 22:16
A hospital in Norway it has developed a new drug that it hopes is a cure for the problem of human error.

Saturday's gossip column

Fri, 2015-05-08 22:12
Chelsea want to block Petr Cech exit, Man Utd eye cut-price Radamel Falcao deal, Bournemouth want Sylvain Distin, plus more.

VIDEO: What on earth is a Dramaturg?

Fri, 2015-05-08 20:15
Will Gompertz tracked down Uzma Hameed, a member of a flourishing species of Dramaturgs.