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Poor start cost us title - Van Gaal

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 15:29
Manager Louis van Gaal says Manchester United could have won the Premier League if they had made a better start to the season.

How much for Hazard? '£100m per leg'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 15:09
Eden Hazard would cost Real Madrid £200m if they wanted to try and buy him from Chelsea, says Blues boss Jose Mourinho.

FA Trophy winners 'face relegation'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 15:03
Players from North Ferriby United - the FA Trophy winners - claim the club faces voluntary relegation from the Conference North.

VIDEO: Pinhead-sized Bible goes on show

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 15:01
A copy of the Hebrew Bible the size of a pinhead has gone on display at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem.

VIDEO: The life-saving shipping container

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 15:00
A charity in Peru is tackling high rates of multi-drug resistant TB with the help of a shipping container.

The gunmen of Aden who keep saying sorry

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 14:59
As fighting raged in the Yemeni port of Aden this last week, the BBC's Orla Guerin made a brief visit from nearby Djibouti - in a cargo boat.

Anderson is best of all time - Cook

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 14:43
Alastair Cook says James Anderson is England's greatest bowler of all time after he inspires them to victory over West Indies.

Farewell to the 'invincible' McCoy

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 14:18
There was no fairytale final winner but after 20 titles and over 4,300 victories the retiring AP McCoy was afforded a hero's farewell.

Putin-backed bikers head for Berlin

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 13:59
An ultra-patriotic Russian bike club begins a controversial ride to Berlin, despite Polish warnings that it will not allow them across the border.

Baltimore anger over 'racist police'

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 13:15
Protesters gather in Baltimore to condemn police violence a week after Freddie Gray, a black man, died after sustaining injuries in police custody.

Devastating Earthquake Hits Nepal, Kills More Than 1,000

NPR News - Sat, 2015-04-25 13:06

NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Kunda Dixit, a Nepali Times editor, about today's deadly quake. It caused an Everest avalanche and destroyed ancient monuments in and around the capital, Kathmandu.

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Bloody riots mar Belgrade derby

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 12:50
The start of the Belgrade derby between Red Star and Partizan was delayed for 45 minutes following serious crowd trouble.

Anderson leads England to victory

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 12:33
James Anderson inspires England to a nine-wicket win over West Indies on the final day of the second Test.

Liverpool were outstanding - Rodgers

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 12:15
Brendan Rodgers claims Liverpool were "outstanding" despite being held to a goalless Premier League draw by West Brom.

Labour plan to cap rental increases

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 12:00
Private landlords would not be able to increase rents by more than inflation for three years under Labour plans to give tenants more security.

UK experts deployed to quake zone

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 11:42
The UK has deployed a team of humanitarian experts to Nepal to provide urgent support for people affected by the earthquake.

I can take supporters' flak - Carver

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 11:22
Newcastle boss John Carver says he can take supporter criticism after his side slump to a seventh straight loss.

Surrey Storm win Superleague title

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 11:07
Surrey Storm beat Hertfordshire Mavericks 56-39 to win the Superleague grand final for the first time in their history.

Manchester City 3-2 Aston Villa

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 10:43
Manchester City go second in the Premier League as they beat FA Cup finalists Aston Villa with help from Fernandinho.

VIDEO: Farage 'fighting fit' for election

BBC - Sat, 2015-04-25 10:41
UKIP leader Nigel Farage has admitted to being "in a great deal of pain" at the start of the election campaign and is now "fighting fit".