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Scottish fours beat England for gold

Fri, 2014-08-01 06:06
Scotland's David Peacock, Neil Speirs, Paul Foster and skip Alex Marshall win gold over England in the bowls fours final.

Day in pictures: 1 August 2014

Fri, 2014-08-01 05:59
24 hours of news photos: 1 August

Working Lives Panama

Fri, 2014-08-01 05:49
Five very different working lives in Panama

Gaza: Mapping the human cost

Fri, 2014-08-01 05:47
Mapping the lives lost in the Gaza Strip conflict

Germany's Kohl keeps historic tapes

Fri, 2014-08-01 05:34
German ex-Chancellor Helmut Kohl wins a bitter legal battle to keep 200 tapes recording his political life.

Kenyan order to repossess Lamu land

Fri, 2014-08-01 05:11
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta orders the repossession of 70% of the land in Lamu, where there has been deadly violence since June.

Cheltenham Banksy artwork defaced

Fri, 2014-08-01 04:54
A Banksy artwork painted on the wall of a house in Cheltenham, which was at the centre of a row over its removal, has been defaced.

Hand luggage advice amid bag delays

Fri, 2014-08-01 04:40
Travel experts advise passengers to pack essential items in their hand luggage after baggage reclaim delays at Gatwick Airport.

VIDEO: On board 'safety shield' London bus

Fri, 2014-08-01 04:30
New software will be trialled on a number of London buses to try to reduce collisions, Transport for London (TfL) has confirmed.

Big GCSE result variations predicted

Fri, 2014-08-01 04:29
England's schools are being told to expect big variability in their GCSE results because of the largest changes to the exams for several years.

Veteran graffiti artist Robbo dies

Fri, 2014-08-01 04:20
The well-known London graffiti artist King Robbo, who notoriously feuded with Banksy, dies aged 45.

I let my supporters down - Jamieson

Fri, 2014-08-01 04:20
Scotland's Michael Jamieson says he "let people down" by not winning gold at Glasgow 2014 but vows to come back stronger.

UDA memorial not funded by executive

Fri, 2014-08-01 04:04
The Housing Executive says a plaque to UDA members in south Belfast was not part of a memorial garden it funded in the Annadale Flats area.

Town to get £2m after pier blaze

Fri, 2014-08-01 04:04
Eastbourne is to get a boost of up to £2m following a fire that left the former arcade on the town's pier a charred shell, Downing Street has said.

Miliband London job claim criticised

Fri, 2014-08-01 04:02
Ed Miliband's claim that "four out of five" new jobs in Britain were in London has been questioned by the UK statistics watchdog.

Wallabies fans to trial moving seats

Fri, 2014-08-01 03:55
Rugby Union supporters in Australia will pilot moveable seats during their Test against New Zealand on 16 August.

Nasa rover to make oxygen on Mars

Fri, 2014-08-01 03:55
Instruments on the next Nasa rover will attempt to make air and fuel from the Martian atmosphere to support future human landings.

Man arrested over murder of girl, 7

Fri, 2014-08-01 03:54
A 47-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of murdering a seven-year-old girl in Nottingham, as police are given more time to question a second suspect.

EU-US trade talks 'not open enough'

Fri, 2014-08-01 03:45
A top European watchdog urges more EU transparency over key talks on a free trade deal with the US.

Whistleblowers get rough deal - MPs

Fri, 2014-08-01 03:43
The treatment of employees in public services who raise concerns about wrongdoing is often "shocking", a group of MPs says.
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