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Firefighters tackle city shop blaze

14 hours 28 min ago
Fire crews are tackling a blaze at a shop in the Murraygate area of Dundee city centre with surroundings streets closed off.

May 'could disband child abuse panel'

14 hours 30 min ago
The independent panel set up to support the planned public inquiry into historical child abuse could be disbanded, the BBC understands.

VIDEO: Shetland ponies race at Olympia

14 hours 47 min ago
Meet the future star jockeys learning their trade racing Shetland Ponies at Olympia.

Hartlepool rule out signing Evans

14 hours 48 min ago
League Two club Hartlepool rule out the signing of convicted rapist Ched Evans, who was released in October.

Grieving mum's distress at burglary

14 hours 52 min ago
A grieving County Down mother speaks of her distress at her house being burgled, just days after the burial of her daughter.

VIDEO: Tunisia holds landmark election

15 hours 13 sec ago
Voters in Tunisia are choosing their first freely elected president in a run-off election seen as a landmark in the country's move to democracy.

Murder probe after death of man

15 hours 22 min ago
A murder investigation is under way after a man found with serious injuries in a street in Glasgow's southside died in hospital.

Flintoff struggles on Brisbane debut

15 hours 27 min ago
Former England captain Andrew Flintoff fails to impress on his debut for Brisbane Heat in the Australian Big Bash.

US 'urges China' to curb NK hacking

15 hours 34 min ago
The US has asked China to curb North Korea's cyber-attacks after the hacking of Sony Pictures over a movie about Kim Jong-un, US officials say.

Sheep ears bitten off in dog attack

15 hours 41 min ago
A number of pedigree sheep have their ears chewed off and their faces bitten in a dog attack.

Khan to visit Pakistan after attack

15 hours 47 min ago
British boxer Amir Khan plans to travel to Pakistan to show support for the 141 victims of the school massacre in Peshawar.

Be honest on cuts, says Mandelson

15 hours 48 min ago
Ex-Business Secretary Lord Mandelson tells Labour's shadow cabinet to "play as a team" and be up front about the spending cuts needed to their departments.

Elton John and David Furnish marry

15 hours 56 min ago
Musician Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish have converted their civil partnership to a marriage, according to a post on the Instagram website.

Urgent inquiry into Clydach murders

15 hours 57 min ago
An urgent inquiry into the murders of Mandy Power, her daughters, and mother is launched after new evidence is uncovered by the lawyers of convicted killer David Morris.

VIDEO: Bale scores in Real Club World Cup win

16 hours 15 min ago
Watch highlights of Real Madrid's 2-0 victory over Argentina's South American champions San Lorenzo in the Club World Cup final.

VIDEO: What is the winter solstice?

16 hours 43 min ago
In the United Kingdom the solstice is a little after 11pm on 21 December this year.

AUDIO: Welby's frustration over gay marriage

17 hours 3 min ago
The Archbishop of Canterbury has said he is trying to bridge a split in the Anglican Church over same-sex marriage.

Video bans for diving a 'disaster'

17 hours 8 min ago
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says retrospective bans for diving in the Premier League would be a disaster.

Father Christmases invade pitch

17 hours 8 min ago
Twelve people dressed as Father Christmas invade the pitch during a football match between Cheltenham Town and Portsmouth.

Jones confident over independence

17 hours 8 min ago
The Welsh public have the right to decide what powers they want and what powers the UK should have, Carwyn Jones says.

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