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Asbestos scare closes Antrim school

Fri, 2015-06-12 00:14
A primary school in County Antrim has been closed due to fears that asbestos had been found in the building.

Rangers EGM to vote on Ashley loan

Fri, 2015-06-12 00:04
Rangers shareholders are due to meet at Ibrox to vote on Mike Ashley's request for his £5m loan to be repaid.

Downton to get special Bafta tribute

Thu, 2015-06-11 23:52
ITV's hit period drama Downton Abbey will be honoured by Bafta with a special tribute night, attended by the cast and crew.

VIDEO: Pecking penguins bother Breakfast's Carol

Thu, 2015-06-11 23:04
BBC Breakfast's weather present Carol Kirkwood was joined by some special guests as she delivered Friday's forecast.

Tributes paid to Sir Christopher Lee

Thu, 2015-06-11 23:02
Sir Roger Moore, George Lucas and Martin Scorsese have led tributes to screen legend Sir Christopher Lee, who has died at the age of 93.

Canada Women 0-0 New Zealand Women

Thu, 2015-06-11 22:49
The Women's World Cup match between Canada and New Zealand ends goalless after a delay because of a thunderstorm.

Australian workers 'stressed and fat'

Thu, 2015-06-11 22:49
Australia's workforce is affected "in a major way" by poor mental health, stress levels and obesity, a new study shows.

£50k Pirate Day spend probed

Thu, 2015-06-11 22:44
An investigation has been launched after more than £50,000 was spent on a pirate fancy dress world record attempt by a council.

'Naked' climbers due in court

Thu, 2015-06-11 22:39
A British woman arrested for posing naked on a sacred mountain with other climbers is due in a Malaysian court.

Body found after house 'explosion'

Thu, 2015-06-11 22:35
A body has been found at a house in Darlington, County Durham, amid reports of an explosion.

Malaysia plane in emergency landing

Thu, 2015-06-11 22:29
A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane makes an emergency landing in Melbourne, Australia, after reporting a possible engine fire.

VIDEO: Get set for the return of the Clangers

Thu, 2015-06-11 22:25
Four decades after they first appeared on our TV screens, the pink, knitted, whistling space creatures known as the Clangers are back.

VIDEO: Could scientists 'switch off' pain?

Thu, 2015-06-11 21:55
Cambridge University researchers have identified a faulty gene that seems to switch pain off in some people and it is hoped the discovery could lead to new treatments.

Theme park death family's safety plea

Thu, 2015-06-11 21:49
Eleven years after their daughter died after falling from a theme park ride, Beverley and Alan Williams are calling for tougher safety regulations.

The Jurassic problem in Jurassic World

Thu, 2015-06-11 21:31
The Jurassic problem in Jurassic World

Foster care age reforms announced

Thu, 2015-06-11 21:31
Reforms allowing young people in foster care to stay with their foster families until the age of 21 unveiled.

Muslims 'have to pray in corridors'

Thu, 2015-06-11 21:24
Muslim students at Queens University say they are forced to pray in corridors, libraries and other public areas because the university will not provide multi-denominational prayer rooms.

VIDEO: Gazza: No better England player than me since I quit

Thu, 2015-06-11 21:23
Paul Gascoigne says there has been no better England player since his last appearance in 1997.

Abbott defends asylum 'creativity'

Thu, 2015-06-11 20:57
PM Tony Abbott says Australia uses "creative" ways to deter asylum boats, but refuses to deny reports an Indonesian boat was paid to turn back.

Labour mayor elected in Tower Hamlets

Thu, 2015-06-11 20:43
Labour's John Biggs is elected mayor of the London borough of Tower Hamlets, in an election called after the previous mayor was removed from office for corruption.

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