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House prices continue to accelerate

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:32
The rate at which UK house prices are rising has continued to increase, official figures show, with prices up 9.1% in the year to February.

US Airways apologises for porn tweet

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:27
US Airways apologises after an explicit photo was sent from its official Twitter account in response to a customer complaint.

UK inflation falls to 1.6% in March

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:26
UK's inflation rate, as measured by the consumer prices index, fell to 1.6% in March, the Office for National Statistics says.

England places up for grabs - Cook

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:26
Captain Alastair Cook says there are places to be won in the England Test side to face Sri Lanka in June.

Nicaragua on high alert after quakes

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:24
Nicaragua is preparing for the possibility of a massive earthquake hitting the nation after a string of smaller tremors rocked the area.

Red Bull lose Ricciardo appeal

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:19
Red Bull's appeal against Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification from last month's Australian Grand Prix is rejected.

VIDEO: Footage of rare 'blood moon' eclipse

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:15
People in the Americas have been treated to a rare "blood moon" lunar eclipse. Jonathan Amos explains the science behind the colour change.

Elite marathon runner misses flight

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:14
A female London Marathon runner from Sierra Leone is missing after she disappeared and failed to catch a flight home.

Pistorius damaged but not destroyed

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:12
Pistorius damaged but not destroyed, says Andrew Harding

VIDEO: New rivals for One Direction

Tue, 2014-04-15 02:09
British Boy Band The Vamps talk about their fans and being compared to One Direction

Justin Bieber assault hearing set

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:56
The singer's next court hearing over his assault charge for hitting a limousine driver will take place in May.

VIDEO: Michael Morpurgo: How to mark WW1

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:56
War Horse author Michael Morpurgo on how to mark the centenary of the start of World War One.

Donations surge for marathon runner

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:44
More than £40,000 is donated to charity in memory of a runner who died after collapsing at the finishing line of the London Marathon.

VIDEO: UK inflation fall announced

Tue, 2014-04-15 01:39
The UK inflation rate as measured by the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) fell to 1.6% in March from 1.7% in February, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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.
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