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Rivals lament Blatter's TV snub

Thu, 2015-03-19 10:17
Two of Sepp Blatter's election rivals express disappointment at the Fifa president's decision not to take part in a TV debate.

Belgian minister in 'black face' row

Thu, 2015-03-19 10:16
Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders draws sharp criticism for having his face painted black during a traditional festival in Brussels.

Council posts 'defecating man' video

Thu, 2015-03-19 10:04
A council defends its use of a video of a man apparently defecating in the street outside their city hall as part of an official campaign against dog fouling.

Illegal migrants smuggled out of UK

Thu, 2015-03-19 10:02
Illegal immigrants are being smuggled out of the UK via Dover to evade deportation then smuggled back, a BBC investigation has found.

Date set for bin lorry crash inquiry

Thu, 2015-03-19 10:02
A fatal accident inquiry into the Glasgow bin lorry crash in which six people died will be held in July.

Greece PM plea as EU summit starts

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:52
The Greek debt crisis dominates as EU leaders gather for a summit in Brussels, which is also due to focus on relations with Russia over Ukraine.

University stops festival funding

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:51
Queens University decides not to continue with the Belfast Festival at Queens.

Sturgeon: 'Don't fear us in England'

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:42
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon tells the BBC that voters in England should not be frightened by the SNP and what role it might play after May's election.

Afghan lynched 'after burning Koran'

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:38
An Afghan woman is lynched by a crowd in the Afghan capital Kabul after reportedly burning a copy of the Koran, police say.

Interest rate cut 'as likely as rise'

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:37
The chief economist of the Bank of England says UK interest rates are as likely to fall further as to rise.

Ryanair abandons US flight plans

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:28
Budget airline Ryanair abandons plans to operate transatlantic flights, just days after it said its board had approved the measure.

EuroMillions syndicate shares £1.1m

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:22
A lottery syndicate of friends and family set up on Facebook has scooped more than £1.1m in a EuroMillions draw.

Ministers pushed over 'summer-borns'

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:12
Parents of summer-born babies should get more powers to appeal against decisions on when their children start school.

2022 World Cup final on 18 December

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:07
Fifa confirms 2022 World Cup final in Qatar will take place on 18 December - and France will host 2019 Women's World Cup.

Lawro's predictions v the Eggheads

Thu, 2015-03-19 09:05
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Jeremy Vine and the Eggheads in the weekend Premier League games.

Who needs what in Six Nations fight?

Thu, 2015-03-19 08:49
As England, Ireland, Wales and France battle for the Six Nations title this weekend, BBC Sport assess their chances.

Vonn equals legend Stenmark's record

Thu, 2015-03-19 08:49
American Lindsey Vonn wins a 19th World Cup title to equal Swedish legend Ingemar Stenmark's record.

Murray on marriage, best men & his voice

Thu, 2015-03-19 08:47
Andy Murray loosens up behind the microphone and talks about marriage, his choice of best man and tennis commentary.

Clarkson 'fracas' report due next week

Thu, 2015-03-19 08:44
The BBC's report into Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson's "fracas" with a producer is to be handed over to the director general next week.

Cruise operators shun Tunisian ports

Thu, 2015-03-19 08:22
Costa Cruises and MSC Cruises, two Italian cruise companies, cancel planned stops in Tunisian ports following shootings at a museum in Tunis that killed 21 people.

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