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VIDEO: Trapping badgers 'vital' in TB fight

Thu, 2014-08-07 05:03
The government says its badger vaccination project in Gloucestershire is still a vital part of its plan to tackle bovine TB.

Webb will explain referee decisions

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:58
Former referee Howard Webb will explain key decisions to fans during the season as part of his role with the official referees' association.

Fire-hit pier 'open by Christmas'

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:54
Fire damaged Eastbourne Pier could be partially open by Christmas, the owners say.

Day in pictures: 7 August 2014

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:41
24 hours of news photos: 7 August

Coping with panic at 30,000ft

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:39
How do people cope with panic at 30,000ft?

Top Chinese dissident released

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:38
One of China's most prominent dissidents, human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng, is freed from jail.

Caption Challenge: Bear grins

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:29
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Inbetweeners set box office record

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:25
The Inbetweeners 2 earns £2.7m on its opening night in UK cinemas, a record for a comedy film.

Loyal orders issue guidelines accord

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:23
Loyal orders in Londonderry issue a consultative document setting out guidelines for members and bandsman taking part in parades in the city.

Luiz ready for PSG after World Cup exit

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:23
David Luiz says that he has recovered from Brazil's World Cup disaster as he is unveiled at Paris St-Germain.

Police chief questioned in NI probe

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:17
The chief constable of West Yorkshire has been questioned by Northern Ireland police investigating alleged bribery and misconduct in public office.

Female PE teacher admits pupil sex

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:02
A games teacher admits having sex with a pupil she taught at an all girls private school.

Prince William to join air ambulance

Thu, 2014-08-07 04:00
The Duke of Cambridge is to become an air ambulance pilot next spring, it is announced, flying for a charity based in East Anglia.

Glasgow stars head GB European squad

Thu, 2014-08-07 03:57
Fran Halsall, Ross Murdoch and Jazz Carlin head a British squad of 23 for the European Championships.

Russia extends Snowden residency

Thu, 2014-08-07 03:44
Russia grants fugitive US whistleblower Edward Snowden permission to stay three more years with the right to travel abroad, his lawyer says.

When adult actors play teenagers

Thu, 2014-08-07 03:25
The Inbetweeners features men in their late 20s playing teenage boys. Why does this happen so often?

VIDEO: Webb will explain key decisions to fans

Thu, 2014-08-07 03:23
Former Premier League referee Howard Webb will explain key decisions to fans as part of his new role as technical director of the official referees' association.

Mexico approves oil sector reforms

Thu, 2014-08-07 03:22
Mexico's Congress approves sweeping changes to the country's energy industry which will see private oil contracts awarded for the first time since 1938.

Crossrail extension plans considered

Thu, 2014-08-07 03:20
Proposals to extend Crossrail to Hertfordshire are being considered by the government, the transport secretary announces.

UK interest rates held again at 0.5%

Thu, 2014-08-07 03:16
The Bank of England holds UK interest rates at a record low of 0.5% for another month.

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