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VIDEO: Could hairdryers get girls to do PE?

Fri, 2014-06-13 02:25
The head of Sport England Jennie Price says providing girls with hair drying facilities at school could encourage the more image-conscious to get involved in PE.

Rooney wants to be England's Suarez

Fri, 2014-06-13 02:25
Rooney wants a partnership with Sturridge at the 2014 Fifa World Cup that emulates his colleague's success with Suarez.

Rate rise hint sends pound higher

Fri, 2014-06-13 02:15
The pound nears a five-year high after the governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, signalled interest rates may rise this year.

US to sell seized Silk Road Bitcoins

Fri, 2014-06-13 02:03
The US government will auction $18m worth of the virtual currency Bitcoin, seized by the FBI when it raided the notorious Silk Road online marketplace last year.

VIDEO: Comic Djalili's World Cup effort

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:54
With no official England song, comic Omid Djalili has penned his own World Cup chant

Somali militants impose dress code

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:52
Somalia's al-Shabab militants round up around 100 women and order them to comply with a strict Islamic dress code or risk being whipped.

Pandas denied World Cup pundit role

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:46
A panda centre in western China has pulled out of an attempt to get its giant bears to predict the scores of World Cup matches.

Mortgage cap 'won't be used soon'

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:37
Mortgage lenders say that a cap on the size of mortgage loans is unlikely to be "the first tool in the box" to cool the housing market.

Morgan shows 'signs of improvement'

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:27
Comedian Tracy Morgan is showing signs of improvement following his accident on Saturday, according to his publicist.

VIDEO: Forced into marriage, pregnant by 13

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:26
New laws are coming into effect which will make forced marriage a criminal offence.

Gang sex crimes 'similar to war zone'

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:23
The fate of girls who are raped by gangs

Missing scooter man travels 23 miles

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:21
A man in a mobility scooter who sparked a search operation at Land's End, Cornwall, is found 23 miles away, the maximum range of his vehicle, coastguards say.

Lebanon deports Berlusconi ally

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:16
A former business associate of Italy's ex-PM Silvio Berlusconi is extradited from Lebanon to serve a prison term for Mafia links.

First glimpse of Hardy as Kray twins

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:07
The first image of actor Tom Hardy as London gangster twins Ronnie and Reggie Kray is released.

VIDEO: The right way to hang up an EU flag

Fri, 2014-06-13 01:06
The EU flag has 12 yellow stars on a blue background, but not everyone may appreciate the correct way to hang it.

At least I can now focus on Wimbledon - Murray

Fri, 2014-06-13 00:36
'At least I can now focus on Wimbledon'

The $7m question

Fri, 2014-06-13 00:01
How did a broke Icelander create a world-beating app?

'Scandalous' referee angers Croatia

Thu, 2014-06-12 23:36
The referee who awarded Brazil a controversial penalty should not be at the World Cup, says Croatia defender Dejan Lovren.

Hospital patients to get named doctor

Thu, 2014-06-12 23:26
Hospital patients in England should know which senior doctor is responsible for overseeing their care, according to new guidelines.

Amputee women tell their stories

Thu, 2014-06-12 23:19
The friendships made in a prosthetics fitting room
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