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'New attack' on key Nigerian city

Sat, 2015-01-31 23:52
Boko Haram Islamist militants launch a fresh assault on the strategically important Nigerian city of Maiduguri, eyewitnesses say.

VIDEO: Mosques open doors to 'ease tensions'

Sat, 2015-01-31 23:51
More than 20 mosques will be opening their doors to the public on Sunday as part of a campaign organised by the Muslim Council of Britain.

Man scattering ashes swept out to sea

Sat, 2015-01-31 23:30
A fifty-one-year-old man is missing after being swept out to sea while scattering ashes in North Cornwall.

Jesus stickers cause insurance row

Sat, 2015-01-31 23:27
An insurance company threatens to void the policy of a Christian minister who put religious stickers on her car.

VIDEO: Balloonists in sea landing off Mexico

Sat, 2015-01-31 23:17
Two pilots in a helium balloon complete their Pacific crossing with a sea-landing off Mexico, setting two new milestones on a six-day trip.

'Rookie' Hamilton set for deal talks

Sat, 2015-01-31 23:00
World champion Lewis Hamilton says he knows his "worth" as he prepares for contract talks with Mercedes.

Death row Briton appeals for UK help

Sat, 2015-01-31 22:35
A British grandmother. sentenced to death for drug smuggling in Bali, has written to the UK government asking for legal help or funding for an appeal.

Pension tracing service to expand

Sat, 2015-01-31 21:58
A free service which helps people locate pension pots they have lost track of will triple its number of staff to meet record numbers of enquiries.

Protesters back on Hong Kong streets

Sat, 2015-01-31 21:53
Pro-democracy protesters return to the streets of Hong Kong for the first time since the mass Occupy demonstrations ended last year.

Getting a good deal on deadline day

Sat, 2015-01-31 21:33
Agents reveal their secrets as transfer deadline day approaches

Fund for mugging victim passes £200k

Sat, 2015-01-31 20:51
Well-wishers donate more than £200,000 in four days to help a disabled pensioner who was mugged outside his Gateshead home.

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