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Hamilton 'close to perfection in 2014'

Mon, 2014-05-05 22:41
Lewis Hamilton has shown his brilliance in the opening four grands prix of the Formula 1 season, says Nigel Mansell.

Selby wins snooker's battle of styles

Mon, 2014-05-05 22:23
Mark Selby's attritional brand of snooker successfully numbs Ronnie O'Sullivan in Sheffield, says BBC Sport's Ben Dirs

Adams denies 'backlash threat'

Mon, 2014-05-05 22:14
Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams says he did not warn a son of murdered woman Jean McConville of a "backlash" if he released the names of those he believed killed her.

Asthma sufferers die 'unnecessarily'

Mon, 2014-05-05 22:04
People suffering from asthma are suffering because complacency both among medical staff and themselves, according to the first national study of asthma deaths in the UK.

Early years learning still 'varies'

Mon, 2014-05-05 21:51
One of the Welsh government's flagship education policies is having a positive impact on how pupils learn, but still "varies considerably" between schools three years after it was introduced, reports show.

Tesco to launch own-brand smartphone

Mon, 2014-05-05 21:39
Supermarket giant Tesco plans to launch an own-brand smartphone by the end of the year, chief executive Philip Clarke tells the BBC.

Report criticises police watchdog

Mon, 2014-05-05 21:34
The auditor general criticises the way the Policing Board holds the chief constable and the Police Service of Northern Ireland to account.

Amazon launches shopping via Twitter

Mon, 2014-05-05 21:16
Online retailer Amazon announces a partnership with Twitter that allows users to add products to their shopping carts by tweeting a special hashtag.

VIDEO: 'Lost' Mendelssohn song is performed

Mon, 2014-05-05 21:15
A 'lost' song, written by the German composer Felix Mendelssohn in 1842, is performed for the first time since being found

VIDEO: Pilot unhurt as plane crashes into house

Mon, 2014-05-05 20:47
A man walks away unscathed after his plane crashes into an unoccupied home in Colorado.

Asthma, diabetes and 'superpills' - papers

Mon, 2014-05-05 20:35
Health stories feature on many front pages, with reports highlighting issues around asthma and diabetes care, while other papers focus on low pay.

Diver dies in S Korea ferry search

Mon, 2014-05-05 19:53
A civilian diver searching for bodies in the South Korean ferry that sank last month has died, authorities say.

Australia billionaire in brawl probe

Mon, 2014-05-05 19:34
Police begin an investigation into a street brawl between Australian billionaire James Packer and a TV network head that has sparked a tabloid frenzy.

Tougher sentences for banned drivers

Mon, 2014-05-05 19:07
Tougher sentences for banned drivers who cause death on the roads and a new offence of causing serious injury while disqualified are to be introduced.

Pilot unhurt as plane hits US house

Mon, 2014-05-05 17:38
A man walks away unscathed after his plane crashes into an unoccupied home in Colorado.

VIDEO: Sands China hits jackpot in Macau

Mon, 2014-05-05 17:11
Sands China owns the world's two largest casinos in the Chinese territory of Macau and seems to have struck a winning hand again.

Sisi vows Brotherhood 'won't exist'

Mon, 2014-05-05 17:08
Egyptian presidential favourite Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has vowed that the banned Muslim Brotherhood group "will not exist", if he wins.

South Africa's struggle veterans hope for new lives

Mon, 2014-05-05 16:18
Why South Africa's struggle veterans say the fight is not over

Migrant dreams turn into Sahara sex work

Mon, 2014-05-05 16:06
Trapped in the desert as sex workers, dreaming of escape

China corruption campaign: On the trail of Zhou Yongkang

Mon, 2014-05-05 15:53
Will China fell its former security chief?
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