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Siemens joins battle for Alstom

Sun, 2014-04-27 12:50
Siemens wants to discuss "strategic opportunities" with France's Alstom, raising the prospect of a takeover battle for the maker of France's TGV trains.

Military observer freed in Ukraine

Sun, 2014-04-27 12:45
One European military observer has been freed in Sloviansk where pro-Russian separatists are holding the rest of the team, detained on Friday.

'Terrified' Daley finishes fifth

Sun, 2014-04-27 12:15
Tom Daley's "demon dive" strikes again as he misses out on a medal on his competitive return to the London Aquatics Centre.

Crystal Palace 0-2 Manchester City

Sun, 2014-04-27 10:33
Manchester City beat Crystal Palace to move within three points of Premier League leaders Liverpool.

Latin America honours new saints

Sun, 2014-04-27 10:17
Tens of thousands of people in Costa Rica, Mexico and several other Latin American countries celebrate the canonisation of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII.

Dutch singer Mr Probz tops UK chart

Sun, 2014-04-27 10:15
Dutch rapper-turned-singer Mr Probz goes straight to number one on the UK singles chart with his tune Waves.

Chelsea parked two buses - Rodgers

Sun, 2014-04-27 10:04
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is unimpressed with Chelsea's defensive tactics in their Premier League win at Anfield.

Afghan crash 'a tragic accident'

Sun, 2014-04-27 09:34
A helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan, which killed all five British personnel on board, was probably "a tragic accident", the MoD says.

VIDEO: Afghan candidates to fight on

Sun, 2014-04-27 09:23
Both candidates in the Afghan presidential election are insisting that they are prepared to fight on rather than make a deal

Inquiry over Rigby slogan on ballots

Sun, 2014-04-27 09:22
The Electoral Commission is facing a parliamentary inquiry in to how it let the name of murdered soldier Lee Rigby be used for political purposes.

VIDEO: University tower block demolished

Sun, 2014-04-27 08:16
A 21-storey tower block is demolished in Birmingham to make way for a five-acre park.

Athlete biopic wins Bollywood gold

Sun, 2014-04-27 08:08
A biopic of Indian athlete Milkha Singh sweeps the board at an elaborate award ceremony in Tampa, Florida, to celebrate the best of Bollywood film.

Liverpool 0-2 Chelsea

Sun, 2014-04-27 08:01
Chelsea blow open the race for the Premier League title by defeating leaders Liverpool at Anfield.

Bradford Bulls 33-20 Catalan Dragons

Sun, 2014-04-27 07:58
Jamie Foster's brace of tries helps Bradford Bulls seal victory against Catalan Dragons to progress to the Challenge Cup quarter-finals.

Cameron faces Tory HS2 rebellion

Sun, 2014-04-27 07:43
At least 30 Tory MPs will vote against HS2 on Monday, according to BBC research, but Labour will back the government.

Britain is now 'post-Christian'

Sun, 2014-04-27 07:42
Former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams says Britain is now a "post-Christian" country as the debate continues over the faith's place in society.

Hundreds attend animal rights rally

Sun, 2014-04-27 07:16
Hundreds of people take part in a public rally in Belfast city centre to protest against animal cruelty.

Ukraine rebels show seized observers

Sun, 2014-04-27 07:14
Pro-Russian separatists in east Ukraine show a captured group of European military observers, amid fresh attempts to secure their release.

Teen's body 'abandoned' on road

Sun, 2014-04-27 07:12
Colombian police say the body of a Bristol teenager who died after taking part in a tribal ritual was "abandoned" on a forest road.

Iraq hits 'jihadist convoy' in Syria

Sun, 2014-04-27 06:59
Iraqi military helicopters destroy a convoy of fuel tankers inside Syria, alleging the lorries were heading into Iraq to supply jihadists.

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