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Eurosceptic demands 'not achievable'

Sun, 2015-06-07 04:16
One of the key demands of a new group of Eurosceptic Conservative MPs is "not achievable", Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.

Boy, 15, in murder arrest after brawl

Sun, 2015-06-07 04:06
A 15-year-old boy is arrested on suspicion of murdering a man who died after a large fight broke out in Greater Manchester.

Saudi air strikes 'kill 44 Yemenis'

Sun, 2015-06-07 03:58
At least 44 people are killed in Saudi-led air strikes on rebel-controlled army headquarters in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, reports say.

Two men die swimming near waterfall

Sun, 2015-06-07 03:32
Two men die swimming near waterfall in a north Wales village, BBC Wales understands.

Hodgson nearly Ireland boss - Howe

Sun, 2015-06-07 03:29
Roy Hodgson almost managed the Republic of Ireland before joining Fulham eight years ago, ex-England coach Don Howe says.

Funeral of second crash victim held

Sun, 2015-06-07 03:01
The funeral of the second man killed in a car crash on the outskirts of Londonderry on Wednesday is taking place later.

Unseen teenage Freud letters for sale

Sun, 2015-06-07 02:48
Previously unseen letters by the then-teenage artist Lucian Freud to poet Stephen Spender are to be auctioned by Sotheby's.

McGowan admits Savile play misgivings

Sun, 2015-06-07 02:34
Actor Alistair McGowan admits he had misgivings before agreeing to take on the part of Jimmy Savile in a new West End play.

VIDEO: Obama 'forgot to bring lederhosen' to G7

Sun, 2015-06-07 02:23
President Obama has said the leaders of the G7 nations will discuss "standing up to Russian aggression in Ukraine".

Unexploded war mines disrupt ferries

Sun, 2015-06-07 01:45
Two unexploded World War II mines discovered near the port of Calais lead to the cancellation of a number of cross-Channel ferries.

Typo in Dame Shirley Bassey sign

Sun, 2015-06-07 01:42
A new road sign in honour of Shirley Bassey outside the Children's Hospital for Wales misspells the Welsh word for dame.

Cotto knocks out Geale in fourth

Sun, 2015-06-07 01:38
Puerto Rico's Miguel Cotto knocks out Daniel Geale in the fourth round to retain his WBC middleweight world title.

Saudis uphold blogger lashes sentence

Sun, 2015-06-07 01:28
Saudi supreme court upholds sentence of 1,000 lashes and 10 years on blogger Raif Badawi, despite foreign outcry.

Police apologise for 'moronic' tweet

Sun, 2015-06-07 01:22
Hampshire Constabulary apologies after being branded "moronic" for a tweet about a car crash that many people said was inappropriate.

VIDEO: Kennedy 'really tried' to stop drinking

Sun, 2015-06-07 01:15
Alistair Campbell says Charles Kennedy tried "really, really hard" to give up drinking.

Five arrests over body on path murder

Sun, 2015-06-07 00:52
Four men and a woman are arrested on suspicion of murder after a man's body is found lying near a path in Newcastle.

One dead in Isle of Lewis road crash

Sun, 2015-06-07 00:46
One person has died after a crash on the Barvas to Carloway road on the Isle of Lewis.

Carbon fibre 'running leg' stolen

Sun, 2015-06-07 00:42
A carbon fibre blade - a running leg for amputees - has been stolen from a vehicle in County Monaghan.

PM to announce 'disease detectives'

Sun, 2015-06-07 00:30
Prime Minister David Cameron is to unveil plans for a rapid reaction force of UK medical experts to respond to future pandemics like Ebola.

Troubles 'not an environment excuse'

Sun, 2015-06-07 00:28
Northern Ireland can no longer use its troubled past as an excuse for failings over the environment, according to one of the UK's foremost environmentalists.

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