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VIDEO: Plane robotic sub mission cut short

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:34
The robot submarine sent to search for wreckage from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has had its first mission cut short.

Iran complains to UN over envoy ban

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:33
Iran complains to the United Nations over the decision by the US to refuse a visa for its newly appointed permanent representative.

AUDIO: Farage: Expenses complaint 'outrageous'

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:27
Nigel Farage reacts to a complaint about how he has used his "general expenditure allowance" from the EU.

UK ready for Ukraine 'sacrifices'

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:21
The UK is prepared to make economic "sacrifices" in its efforts to prevent Russia "destabilising" Ukraine, Foreign Secretary William Hague says.

Donna Tartt wins fiction Pulitzer

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:15
Author Donna Tartt is awarded this year's Pulitzer Prize for fiction, for her critically acclaimed third novel The Goldfinch.

Gold panner finds human remains

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:06
Police are called out after a man finds human bones while panning for gold in a south of Scotland village.

Obama presses Putin over Ukraine

Tue, 2014-04-15 00:46
The US president urges his Russian counterpart to use his influence to make separatists in eastern Ukraine stand down as the government moves against them.

VIDEO: Water quality at UK beaches 'excellent'

Tue, 2014-04-15 00:43
A record 73% of beaches in the UK have "excellent" water quality because of last summer's dry weather, according to the Marine Conservation Society.

Quality of beach water improves

Mon, 2014-04-14 23:38
A survey has commended 54 Scottish beaches for having "excellent" quality water, the highest number to meet the standard in 27 years.

Debenhams sees profits fall 25%

Mon, 2014-04-14 23:35
Department store chain Debenhams reports a 25% fall in half-year profits after what it calls a "challenging" trading period.

First sub search for plane cut short

Mon, 2014-04-14 23:18
A robotic submarine sent to search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has had its first mission cut short, as it exceeds its operating depth.

Afghan deputy minister kidnapped

Mon, 2014-04-14 23:10
Afghanistan's deputy minister of public works Ahmad Shah Wahid is kidnapped by armed men in Kabul, officials say.

VIDEO: Grobbelaar: 'We all have suffered'

Mon, 2014-04-14 22:54
Former Liverpool player Bruce Grobbelaar has spoken to the BBC about why he has made the trip from Canada to take part in the commemorations to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster.

Swansea admit to clashes in training

Mon, 2014-04-14 22:51
Swansea admit a number of players were involved in a training ground bust-up but say they are focused on Premier League survival.

Club-by-club guide: Women's Super League

Mon, 2014-04-14 22:42
Who are favourites for the title, relegation and promotion as Women's Super League expands to two divisions for the first time?

Water quality at beaches 'excellent'

Mon, 2014-04-14 22:40
A record 73% of beaches in the UK have "excellent" water quality because of last summer's dry weather, says the Marine Conservation Society.

Anger at PSNI baton strike payout

Mon, 2014-04-14 22:31
The Police Federation criticises an award of £3,000 in damages to a woman struck by a police baton during disturbances outside a pub.

Heart campaign in Cooper's memory

Mon, 2014-04-14 21:59
Fans of Tommy Cooper mark the 30th anniversary of the entertainer's fatal heart attack by launching a campaign to save others from the same fate.

GP out-of-hours care 'diabolical'

Mon, 2014-04-14 21:55
GP out-of-hours health care in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan is "diabolical" with people waiting too long to be seen and assessed, a patient watchdog says.

Akinbiyi working to buck the trend on black bosses

Mon, 2014-04-14 21:38
Former Burnley and Stoke striker Ade Akinbiyi is ignoring the statistics on black managers as he begins his coaching career
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