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Russians stranded as tour firm fails

Mon, 2014-08-04 05:40
As many as 27,000 Russian tourists are stranded abroad after a Russian tour firm, Labirint, suspended operations amid financial turmoil.

Steroids trafficker's lifetime ban

Mon, 2014-08-04 05:36
A south Wales steroid trafficker becomes the first person to be given a lifetime sports ban by UK Anti-Doping.

VIDEO: Scientists film UK undersea mountain

Mon, 2014-08-04 05:24
Marine scientists have explored an underwater mountain off the west coast of Scotland for the first time.

VIDEO: Surrogate baby: Conflicting claims

Mon, 2014-08-04 05:10
The Australian parents and the Thai surrogate mother of a baby who has Down's syndrome give conflicting accounts of how he was left behind.

VIDEO: MH17 flowers moved at Schiphol airport

Mon, 2014-08-04 05:04
Hundreds of flowers and tributes laid outside Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam in remembrance of the victims of the Malaysian airliner which crashed in Ukraine are being moved to a new location.

NHS waits: Getting the excuses in early?

Mon, 2014-08-04 04:55
Is the government getting excuses in early, asks Nick Triggle

The four-year spread of bubble tea

Mon, 2014-08-04 04:37
Four years ago bubble tea was relatively unknown in the UK, but the drinks are now ubiquitous.

AUDIO: Priest denied job after gay wedding

Mon, 2014-08-04 04:26
A gay British priest says his NHS job offer has been withdrawn as a bishop would not grant him the licence needed.

Family mourning dead baby attacked

Mon, 2014-08-04 04:20
A family holding a private service for a stillborn baby are attacked by a gang in a park in Colchester.

Labour slams after-school arts slump

Mon, 2014-08-04 04:13
The government is to blame for a slump in the number of primary pupils in England taking after-school arts classes, Labour says.

Thousands flee Lebanese border town

Mon, 2014-08-04 04:01
Thousands of Lebanese civilians and Syrian refugees flee clashes between the Lebanese army and Syrian rebels who raided a border town.

Day in pictures: 4 August 2014

Mon, 2014-08-04 03:47
24 hours of news photos: 4 August

AUDIO: The 'right man' to play £1m Stradivarius

Mon, 2014-08-04 03:14
An 18-year-old boy has been loaned a rare Stradivarius violin, worth £1m, by a musician who was touched by the similarities in their lives.

Australia to deliver 'best' Games

Mon, 2014-08-04 03:13
Australia promise to build on the "standout" Glasgow 2014 and deliver the "best" Commonwealth Games in 2018.

Your pictures: Abandoned

Mon, 2014-08-04 03:04
Readers' photos on the theme of "abandoned"

VIDEO: How to become a virtual bird

Mon, 2014-08-04 02:51
Click is at London's Barbican for Digital Revolution, an immersive exhibition of art, design, film, music and video games.

Mexican mayor shot dead in Jalisco

Mon, 2014-08-04 02:24
Unidentified gunmen shoot dead the mayor of Ayutla, in the Mexican state of Jalisco, just over a month after the deputy police chief was killed.

NHS to target long waits for ops

Mon, 2014-08-04 02:15
The NHS in England has been ordered to prioritise patients who have endured long waits for routine treatment.

VIDEO: Footage of landslide near Cushendall

Mon, 2014-08-04 00:54
Torrential downpours over the weekend caused a series of landslides in County Antrim.

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