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Inside Mosul: Life under IS control

Tue, 2015-06-09 07:43
Mosul's people reveal how militants overran their home city

Enrique to stay as Barcelona coach

Tue, 2015-06-09 07:39
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is rewarded for winning a treble in his debut season by having his contract extended until 2017.

VIDEO: Storm chasers film anti-cyclonic tornado

Tue, 2015-06-09 07:39
A US storm chaser has captured footage of a large anti-cyclonic tornado swirling over fields in Colorado.

£1bn tidal lagoon given go-ahead

Tue, 2015-06-09 07:33
The building of a £1bn tidal lagoon in Swansea Bay is given the go-ahead by the UK government.

Wanted Fifa suspect hands himself in

Tue, 2015-06-09 07:32
Argentine sports marketing executive Alejandro Burzaco, sought by police in connection with the Fifa bribery sandal, hands himself in to police in Italy.

VIDEO: Westminster Hall

Tue, 2015-06-09 07:22
MPs take part in debates in Westminster Hall on subjects including air pollution.

Active cities 'boost bottom lines'

Tue, 2015-06-09 07:21
Cities that actively promote physical activities enjoy increased economic activity and reduced healthcare and crime costs, research suggests.

VIDEO: Remains of T-Rex cousin go on show

Tue, 2015-06-09 07:01
A fossilised skeleton of a meat-eating Jurassic dinosaur found on a south Wales beach is put on show for the first time.

EU referendum long overdue - Hammond

Tue, 2015-06-09 06:51
An "entire generation" has been denied a say on the UK's place in Europe, Philip Hammond says as he outlined plans for a referendum by 2017.

Carver & Stone sacked by Newcastle

Tue, 2015-06-09 06:38
Newcastle caretaker manager John Carver is sacked by the club along with coach Steve Stone.

Scotland's oldest person turns 109

Tue, 2015-06-09 06:33
The oldest person living in Scotland, Twickenham-born Rene Chapman, marks her 109th birthday at a care home in Fort Augustus.

SAS recruit's temperature 'highest'

Tue, 2015-06-09 06:25
A paramedic with 23 years experience said a heat-stricken Army reservist who collapsed on an SAS test march had the highest temperature he had seen, an inquest hears.

Baidu to launch self-drive car

Tue, 2015-06-09 06:25
Chinese web giant Baidu will launch its own self-driving car in the second half of this year, it has confirmed.

Police officer shot dead in Canada

Tue, 2015-06-09 06:19
Police in Alberta, Canada, say a British-born police officer working for the Edmonton Police force has been shot dead carrying out an arrest.

Nemtsov daughter attacks Russia media

Tue, 2015-06-09 06:12
A daughter of murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov accuses pro-Kremlin media of spreading hateful propaganda, and says she has left Russia to live in exile.

Auto cameras record Serengeti life

Tue, 2015-06-09 05:32
Hundreds of automated cameras capture day-to-day animal life in the Serengeti of Tanzania.

VIDEO: 'Naked rambler' loses Asbo appeal

Tue, 2015-06-09 05:31
Stephen Gough, the man dubbed "the Naked Rambler", has appeared naked by video link and lost his appeal against his conviction for breach of an Asbo.

Juve sign Khedira from Real Madrid

Tue, 2015-06-09 05:29
Germany midfielder Sami Khedira will join Juventus on a free transfer from Real Madrid after agreeing a four-year deal.

Was G7 summit worth the effort and expense?

Tue, 2015-06-09 05:24
Striking images, powerful rhetoric, eye-catching proposals - the G7 summit at Schloss Elmau in Germany had all those, but was it worth the effort and the expense?

BT announces 4K channel for August

Tue, 2015-06-09 05:15
BT announces Europe's first 4K channel and pricing for next season's Champions League football matches