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JK Rowling plans crime book spree

Fri, 2014-07-18 15:24
JK Rowling's crime novels written under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith will eventually outnumber her Harry Potter books, she reveals.

Up to our necks in a diabolical element

Fri, 2014-07-18 15:19
The diabolical element we are piling up for the future

Why sprinters are muscly and climbers are wiry

Fri, 2014-07-18 15:17
Why cyclists who fly uphill do not have thighs like these

Five names to inspire at Glasgow 2014

Fri, 2014-07-18 15:12
From a cyclist who lost 60 of his family in the Rwandan genocide to a Pakistani squash player who pretended she was a boy.

Thousands attend gay pride parade

Fri, 2014-07-18 15:06
Thousands attend Glasgow's annual celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender culture.

Iraqi Christians flee from Mosul

Fri, 2014-07-18 14:56
Christians flee the Iraqi city of Mosul after Islamist militants threatened to kill them unless they converted to Islam or paid a "protection tax".

Chelsea spending complete - Mourinho

Fri, 2014-07-18 14:46
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says his side will not buy anyone else this summer after signing left-back Filipe Luis.

VIDEO: China orchestra in Proms for first time

Fri, 2014-07-18 14:12
The BBC Proms the world's biggest music festival started on Friday including for the first time the China Philharmonic Orchestra.

VIDEO: Huge rise in Gaza displaced, says UN

Fri, 2014-07-18 13:46
The number of people in Gaza seeking sanctuary from the conflict with Israel nearly doubled on Friday, the UN says.

Part of Ukraine rebel city 'retaken'

Fri, 2014-07-18 13:40
Ukraine's defence minister says the south-eastern part of the rebel-held city of Luhansk has been retaken by government forces.

Rudderless England beset with problems - Agnew

Fri, 2014-07-18 13:21
Captain Alastair Cook's desperate form is not the only issue for England to be concerned about, says Jonathan Agnew.

Hottest day follows thunderstorms

Fri, 2014-07-18 13:16
Temperatures nudge 32C after thunder and lightning in south-east England as the Met Office warns of more storms to come.

Planning a wedding on a budget

Fri, 2014-07-18 13:12
How to tie the knot without tying up your money

Huge rise in Gaza displaced, says UN

Fri, 2014-07-18 13:07
The number of people fleeing to UN shelters in Gaza has nearly doubled since Thursday, when Israel started its ground offensive, the UN says.

Lagarde warns of market optimism

Fri, 2014-07-18 13:03
IMF head Christine Lagarde warns that financial markets maybe a little too upbeat given high levels of unemployment and debt in European economies.

State of mind key at Open - McIlroy

Fri, 2014-07-18 12:59
Rory McIlroy says he will be able to think clearly as he takes a four-shot lead into the third round of the Open.

Airliner hit from rebel area - Obama

Fri, 2014-07-18 12:55
US President Barack Obama says a surface-to-air missile fired from a rebel-held area of Ukraine brought down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.

Teenager stabbed in Cardiff assault

Fri, 2014-07-18 12:49
A teenager is in hospital after being stabbed in an assault on City Road, Cardiff, on Friday evening.

'Shoved' sea eagle chick flies nest

Fri, 2014-07-18 12:28
A sea eagle chick, featured on BBC Springwatch, which was seen being pushed out of the nest by an intruder eagle successfully flies the nest.

Hospital on conflict's front line

Fri, 2014-07-18 12:20
Inside Gaza as the Israeli ground campaign starts
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