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VIDEO: Conservatives win Newark by-election

Fri, 2014-06-06 10:33
The Conservative Party has won the Newark by-election, retaining the seat with a majority of more than 7,000.

Russian agent jailed for Bible theft

Fri, 2014-06-06 10:31
Russia sentences three Federal Security Service agents over the theft of a rare 15th-Century Bible produced by German printer Johannes Gutenberg.

Where next for the 'Trojan Horse'?

Fri, 2014-06-06 10:24
Where next for the 'Trojan Horse' story?

VIDEO: Tear gas used at Haiti protest

Fri, 2014-06-06 10:18
Police use tear gas at a protest in Haiti demanding the resignation of President Michel Martelly.

VIDEO: Learning the lessons of World War Two

Fri, 2014-06-06 10:14
Many of those taking part in the D-Day commemorations said how much they hoped that World War Two would never be forgotten by their children and grandchildren.

Nadal tougher than ever - Murray

Fri, 2014-06-06 10:13
Andy Murray said he had never had a tougher match against Rafael Nadal after losing their 20th encounter in straight sets at the French Open.

Baby died 'after 999 response error'

Fri, 2014-06-06 10:05
A six-month old boy died from breathing difficulties after 999 call staff wrongly classified his mother's emergency call, a report says.

Ex-Fifa head Havelange in hospital

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:55
Former Fifa president Joao Havelange, 98, is admitted to hospital in Rio de Janeiro with a lung infection.

Thousands delayed after airport fire

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:49
Thousands of people planning to fly from Bristol Airport are left grounded after a small fire caused a serious power failure.

Nigeria buries revered Muslim ruler

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:42
Tens of thousands of people attend the burial of the emir of Kano, one of Nigeria's most revered Muslim leaders and a vocal critic of Boko Haram.

Hodgson waits on Oxlade-Chamberlain

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:36
Roy Hodgson says Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will get until 24 hours before England's World Cup opener to prove his fitness.

Halep out for revenge in French final

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:35
Simona Halep aims to cap an astonishing year by beating Maria Sharapova to win her first Grand Slam title at the French Open.

'Violent' raid on city jewellers

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:34
A police investigation is under way after an armed raid on an exclusive jewellers in Edinburgh's George Street.

Weekendish: Miracle buster and a sick city

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:32
Miracle busting and other great reads from the site this week

Gang jailed after £3.5m drugs haul

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:30
Members of a drugs gang are jailed for between two and 10 years after police seized 7,500 cannabis plants worth an estimated £3.5m.

Ukraine, Russia seek to end fighting

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:13
The Russian president and new Ukrainian leader have urged a quick end to bloodshed in east Ukraine, in their first meeting since the latter's election, the Kremlin says.

Smart loos at Heathrow Terminal 2

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:02
Loos that monitor the number of people who use them to improve the efficiency of cleaning have opened in Heathrow.

VIDEO: Sword fights erupt at Sikh temple

Fri, 2014-06-06 09:01
Sikh groups brandishing ceremonial swords have clashed at India's Golden Temple in Amritsar as special prayers were held to mark the deadly military offensive there in 1984.

VIDEO: Nigeria v Brazil dream final

Fri, 2014-06-06 08:54
Peter Okwoche went to meet some London-based Nigeria fans who have been packing their bags for Brazil.

Council takes studio flat off market

Fri, 2014-06-06 08:50
Islington Council stops a one-room flat from being rented out after negative reaction on social media.

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