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Pietersen cleared for county return

Tue, 2015-03-24 04:18
Ex-England batsman Kevin Pietersen is cleared for a return to county cricket after being released from his Indian Premier League contract.

Cavendish to contest RideLondon race

Tue, 2015-03-24 04:07
Mark Cavendish has been confirmed for the RideLondon-Surrey Classic race on 2 August.

'No permanent harm' from hacking

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:57
Phone hacking by Mirror Group Newspapers did not cause "permanent harm" to the eight people suing the firm, its lawyer tells the High Court.

China brings in square-dancing rules

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:39
Chinese officials say they will introduce square-dancing rules following complaints over disorderly "dancing grannies".

Airliner crashes in French Alps

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:25
A Germanwings Airbus A320 with 142 passengers and six crew crashes in the French Alps near Digne, police and aviation officials say.

VIDEO: Hollande: 'Plane crash is a tragedy'

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:24
French President Francois Hollande has described a plane crash in the French Alps as a "tragedy".

Jennifer Lawrence ending X-Men role

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:22
Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence says she won't play Mystique any more after X-Men: Apocalypse comes out next year.

Corden's TV debut praised in US

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:18
James Corden's debut on TV's The Late, Late Show is praised by critics and fans in the US.

AUDIO: Fallon: Falklands threat remains

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:17
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says the threat against the Falklands Islands by Argentina remains a very live threat.

Hamilton's brother to race in BTCC

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:11
Nicolas Hamilton, younger brother of double F1 world champion Lewis, becomes first disabled driver in the BTCC.

VIDEO: Burst hydrant creates 50ft 'jet'

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:04
A fire hydrant showered shoppers with water when it burst, creating a 50ft "geyser" in a city centre.

VIDEO: Angelina Jolie has ovaries removed

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:01
Actress Angelina Jolie has had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed as a preventative measure against cancer.

Maternity care shake-up postponed

Tue, 2015-03-24 03:00
Plans to stop consultant-led maternity services at a north Wales hospital next month have been postponed, say health officials.

Two-year-old dies in farm collision

Tue, 2015-03-24 02:52
A two-year-old boy dies after being hit by a vehicle on a farm in Cumbria.

Can all five nations reach Euros?

Tue, 2015-03-24 02:50
All four UK teams & the Republic of Ireland have never qualified for the same European Championship. Could that be a step closer?

Newport half marathon was too short

Tue, 2015-03-24 02:48
The route of this year's Newport half marathon was 636 metres short of the required 13.1 miles, it is confirmed.

Dungannon company creates 200 jobs

Tue, 2015-03-24 02:46
Dungannon-based food processor Dunbia is to create more than 200 jobs through a £27m investment over the next three years.

VIDEO: Fast-food-free motorway services?

Tue, 2015-03-24 02:38
One hundred sites are being considered for fast-food-free comfort breaks at new motorway service stations.

VIDEO: Solar 'could provide 4% of UK electricity'

Tue, 2015-03-24 02:35
Solar power could provide up to 4% of the UK's electricity by the end of the decade, the government has said.

Preventive surgery for cancer genes

Tue, 2015-03-24 02:35
How would you weigh a lifetime risk of developing cancer against the trauma of surgery?