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Biffy Clyro: T in the Park an honour

Sat, 2014-07-12 00:36
As day one closed at T in the Park, Biffy Clyro performed for the 10th time at the festival

Parole Board hearings 'to treble'

Sat, 2014-07-12 00:23
The Parole Board says it will have to hold about 11,500 more hearings every year for prisoners who want to be released - even though there is no prospect of them being let out.

Crete search police return home

Sat, 2014-07-12 00:19
North Wales Police say they will keep in touch with the search in Crete for a missing pensioner from Denbigh as their officers return home from the Greek island.

Eye waiting list more than doubles

Sat, 2014-07-12 00:18
The number of eye patients waiting more than nine months to see a consultant has more than doubled in a year, BBC Wales learns.

VIDEO: Study sparks organic foods debate

Sat, 2014-07-12 00:17
Scientists argue over the merits of a review which concludes that organic foods have higher levels of antioxidants and lower levels of pesticide residues.

VIDEO: Parole Board hearings 'to treble'

Sat, 2014-07-12 00:13
The Parole Board says it will have to hold about 11,500 more hearings every year for prisoners who want to be released - even though there is no prospect of them being let out.

Butler-Sloss criticism rejected

Fri, 2014-07-11 23:51
The retired judge chosen to head an inquiry into child abuse is "beyond reproach", the Home Office says, as it rejects one victim's call for her to step down.

McIlroy struggles at the Scottish Open

Fri, 2014-07-11 23:42
Rory McIlroy follows his course-record 64 with a 78 to fall back to level par after two rounds at Royal Aberdeen.

The 'little boss' comes to Argentina's rescue

Fri, 2014-07-11 23:41
Midfielder Javier Mascherano has made up for Argentina's 'fantastic four' failing to shine at the World Cup, says Tim Vickery.

Saturday's gossip column

Fri, 2014-07-11 22:48
Arsenal chasing Bender and Khedira, Inter want Medel, Swansea angry with Liverpool, Palace make Caulker bid.

Suarez ban poses Barcelona problem

Fri, 2014-07-11 22:11
Barcelona could be denied the chance to publicly unveil Luis Suarez when he completes his £75m move from Liverpool.

Messi has disappointed me at World Cup - Lineker

Fri, 2014-07-11 21:56
Lionel Messi is not playing well enough to stop Germany beating Argentina in the World Cup final, says Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker.

Israel to 'resist Gaza pressure'

Fri, 2014-07-11 21:17
Israel will resist international pressure to halt its operations in Gaza, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says.

Reshuffle rumours and the croc on the plane

Fri, 2014-07-11 21:15
News of David Cameron's forthcoming "women to the fore" ministerial reshuffle occupies Saturday's papers, while the Mirror tells how a crocodile may have caused a fatal plane crash.

Rio ramps up security for Cup final

Fri, 2014-07-11 20:46
Rio de Janeiro's largest ever security operation - involving 25,000 security personnel - is being planned for the World Cup final on Sunday, officials say.

Mother and baby in pram hit by car

Fri, 2014-07-11 20:23
A mother and her baby daughter are struck by a car which hit another vehicle before mounting the kerb on a street in north London.

VIDEO: Cholera outbreak in South Sudan

Fri, 2014-07-11 18:29
A cholera outbreak has spread to nine out of 10 states in South Sudan.

Who was the first Englishman to fly?

Fri, 2014-07-11 18:25
Who was the first Englishman to fly?

Scientists probe 'sex addict' brains

Fri, 2014-07-11 17:52
The first study to investigate brain activity in sex addicts finds remarkable similarities with scans of people addicted to drugs.

Schools trust hit by £2m fraud

Fri, 2014-07-11 17:39
An educational trust running three academies in London was defrauded of £2m in an "extremely sophisticated" operation, it is revealed.

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