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Inverness CT 3-2 Celtic

Sun, 2015-04-19 06:02
Inverness Caledonian Thistle reach their first-ever Scottish Cup final to end Celtic's hopes of a domestic treble.

Fourth arrest over preacher murder

Sun, 2015-04-19 05:57
A fourth person is arrested in connection with the murder of a Syrian-born preacher who was found shot dead in his car.

Plaid 'may withhold Labour support'

Sun, 2015-04-19 05:51
Plaid Cymru might withhold its support from Ed Miliband if he leads a minority Labour government, Leanne Wood says.

Delight at runaway tortoise's return

Sun, 2015-04-19 05:37
A woman speaks of her "absolute delight" at being reunited with her 109-year-old pet tortoise, 11 months after he disappears.

IS releases new 'killing' video

Sun, 2015-04-19 05:34
Islamic State militants release a video purportedly showing the killing of up to 30 Ethiopian Christians seized in Libya.

Farage warns of referendum 'stitch up'

Sun, 2015-04-19 04:50
UKIP leader Nigel Farage says he believes there will be "a complete stitch-up" on a referendum over Europe if David Cameron wins a majority.

Pesticides 'behind 18 Nigeria deaths'

Sun, 2015-04-19 04:40
Pesticide is the probable cause of 18 mysterious deaths in south-western Nigeria, the World Health Organisation says.

Tuchel to replace Klopp at Dortmund

Sun, 2015-04-19 04:32
Thomas Tuchel will replace the departing Jurgen Klopp as Borussia Dortmund head coach from 1 July.

Hundreds held over S Africa violence

Sun, 2015-04-19 04:25
More than 300 people have been arrested in South Africa in connection with the wave of violence against immigrants, the home affairs minister says.

Affleck wanted slaver ancestor hidden

Sun, 2015-04-19 04:25
After a TV programme discovered Ben Affleck had a slave-owning ancestor, the actor asked for the details not to be broadcast.

Lost lion returned after 'adventure'

Sun, 2015-04-19 04:21
A three-year-old boy is reunited with his favourite toy lion, which was photographed having an "adventure" at a stately home after being lost.

13 dogs are killed in fire at shed

Sun, 2015-04-19 04:00
A fire at a shed in Clabby, County Fermanagh, that resulted in the death of seven dogs and six pups is being investigated by police.

VIDEO: Ed Miliband mobbed by hen party

Sun, 2015-04-19 03:48
Labour leader Ed Miliband poses for selfies with a group of women on a hen do in Chester.

McCoy wife wants him 'in one piece'

Sun, 2015-04-19 03:43
AP McCoy's wife says she would "trade every winner" of his career to get the 19-time champion jockey "out in one piece".

Ringo Starr inducted to Hall of Fame

Sun, 2015-04-19 03:24
Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr is joined by Sir Paul McCartney as he is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Victim's daughter killed by train

Sun, 2015-04-19 03:00
The 16-year-old daughter of a woman killed in an alleged attack two months ago dies after being hit by a train.

Police appeal to 'Syria-bound' family

Sun, 2015-04-19 02:56
A family of six who have been reported missing may be travelling to a part of Syria controlled by Islamic State militants, police say.

China cuts bank reserve requirements

Sun, 2015-04-19 02:54
China's Central Bank is to cut its bank reserve requirement ratio by one percentage point, as it aims to stimulate a cooling economy.

VIDEO: Cameron and Sturgeon on UK's future

Sun, 2015-04-19 02:49
Prime Minister David Cameron and SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon speak to Andrew Marr about the future of the United Kingdom.

SNP reject Tory and Labour attacks

Sun, 2015-04-19 02:48
Nicola Sturgeon rejects David Cameron's claim her party would seek to "break up our country" at Westminster - and Labour says the Tories and SNP are "in bed with each other".

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