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Man arrested over rugby party death

Sun, 2014-02-09 01:33
A man in his 30s is being questioned about the death of another man in Dublin in the Republic of Ireland on Saturday.

US X Factor axed after Cowell's exit

Sun, 2014-02-09 01:27
The US version of TV talent show The X Factor is cancelled by Fox after three series following judge Simon Cowell's decision to return to the UK show.

Probe after boy found in house dies

Sun, 2014-02-09 01:05
A boy dies and his parents are in a serious condition in hospital after being taken ill in a house in Surrey.

Mayer wins men's downhill gold medal

Sun, 2014-02-09 01:01
Austria's Matthias Mayer is the surprise winner of the men's downhill on his Winter Olympic debut in Sochi.

More apply for English universities

Sun, 2014-02-09 01:00
The number of Welsh students applying to study in England has risen by nearly 20% since 2010, new figures show.

Dyson invests £5m in robot lab

Sun, 2014-02-09 00:11
Dyson, the engineering company best known for its bagless vacuum cleaners, is to invest £5m in a robotics lab at Imperial College, London.

Fatal shooting in Sakhalin cathedral

Sat, 2014-02-08 23:57
A gunman opens fire inside a cathedral on the eastern Russian island of Sakhalin, killing a nun and a churchgoer, say reports.

Tunisia man held over Brahmi killing

Sat, 2014-02-08 22:48
An Islamist suspect in last year's assassination of prominent Tunisian opposition politician Mohamed Brahmi is arrested following a gun battle.

England stroll as Scotland take another backward step

Sat, 2014-02-08 22:39
England can take plenty of positives from victory at Murrayfield, writes Tom Fordyce, but Scotland emerge with little credit

VIDEO: Family plea for journalist's release

Sat, 2014-02-08 21:39
The family of an Australian journalist detained in Egypt for allegedly collaborating with terrorists have made an appeal for the international community to do more to secure his release.

US extends gay marriage legal rights

Sat, 2014-02-08 21:12
The US is to increase federal recognition of same-sex marriages, giving gay spouses the same legal benefits as opposite-sex couples.

Minister quits and Clegg talks drugs - the papers

Sat, 2014-02-08 20:49
Mark Harper's resignation over his cleaner's visa and an intervention by Nick Clegg into the debate on drug laws appear in Sunday's papers.

Princes to 'unite for wildlife'

Sat, 2014-02-08 18:22
Princes Charles and William unite to plead for wildlife

How to spot a secret masterpiece

Sat, 2014-02-08 18:10
Unearthing the lost works of our greatest artists

Pilgrims killed in Saudi hotel fire

Sat, 2014-02-08 18:04
At least 15 people are killed and 130 injured in a fire at a hotel used by pilgrims in western Saudi Arabia, the state news agency has reported.

Vitamin C 'keeps cancer at bay'

Sat, 2014-02-08 17:50
High doses of vitamin C can boost the cancer-killing effect of chemotherapy, according to new research.

Mexico vigilantes enter cartel city

Sat, 2014-02-08 17:50
Mexican vigilantes in Michoacan state enter a city stronghold of the Knights Templar drugs cartel, a month after beginning their offensive.

Prince on hunt before wildlife plea

Sat, 2014-02-08 17:39
Prince William has gone hunting deer and wild boar in Spain - only a day before he was due to make a public plea to end the illegal wildlife trade.

Iran warships to sail 'close to US'

Sat, 2014-02-08 17:25
Iranian warships are to sail close to US maritime borders in the Atlantic for the first time, an Iranian naval commander tells state media.

Secret of Silicon Valley's success

Sat, 2014-02-08 16:52
Why Silicon Valley's start-ups changed the world

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