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VIDEO: McGuinness should attend banquet

Sun, 2014-04-06 02:57
The Irish Prime Minister says he is supportive of a decision by Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness, to attend a banquet hosted by the Queen next week.

Constitution role for religion call

Sun, 2014-04-06 02:40
Churches and faith groups are calling for the role of religion to be recognised in any written constitution for Scotland.

VIDEO: The Andrew Marr Show Newspaper Review

Sun, 2014-04-06 02:27
Isabel Hardman and Polly Toynbee review the Sunday papers with Andrew Marr.

US writer Matthiessen dies aged 86

Sun, 2014-04-06 02:13
American novelist Peter Matthiessen, whose most famous works include At Play in the Fields of the Lord and The Snow Leopard, dies aged 86.

McGuinness to attend Queen's banquet

Sun, 2014-04-06 02:11
Sinn Féin announces that Martin McGuinness will attend a banquet hosted by the Queen during next week's state visit to Britain by Irish President Michael D Higgins.

Murder probe after man's death

Sun, 2014-04-06 02:07
Two men and a woman are arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a 46-year-old man is found at an address in St Helier.

VIDEO: Nationalists 'monstering' opponents

Sun, 2014-04-06 02:01
Scottish nationalists are "bringing shame" on their country by "shouting down" anyone who speaks out against independence, former Labour chancellor Alistair Darling has said.

VIDEO: Irish economy bounced back, says Kenny

Sun, 2014-04-06 01:51
The Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny says that his country's economy, including its banks, are on the upturn.

Man dies after 'vintage' car crashes

Sun, 2014-04-06 01:18
A 63-year-old man dies after his vintage-style car crashes after leaving the A90 in Aberdeenshire on Saturday.

US to send more warships to Japan

Sun, 2014-04-06 01:14
American Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel says the US will send two more warships by 2017 to Japan after recent missile tests by North Korea.

'Rodgers following Shankly and Paisley's lead'

Sun, 2014-04-06 00:59
Ex-Liverpool striker Kevin Keegan says Brendan Rodgers has thrilled Reds fans with a return to the club's traditional attacking style

Woman dies after attack at house

Sun, 2014-04-06 00:59
A 70-year-old woman dies in hospital two days after she is found with serious head injuries at a house in Sompting, West Sussex.

Stimpson wins World Series opener

Sun, 2014-04-06 00:34
Jodie Stimpson wins the opening round of the ITU Triathlon World Series, with Jonny Brownlee second in the men's race.

VIDEO: School places 'crisis' - Labour

Sun, 2014-04-06 00:19
Labour says that there is a primary school places "crisis" looming this September in England, following its own research.

VIDEO: US gamers play skyscraper Tetris

Sun, 2014-04-06 00:02
Fans of the classic video game Tetris have helped mark its 30th anniversary by bringing the game to new heights.

Mali gets new PM as government quits

Sat, 2014-04-05 23:45
A new prime minister is appointed in Mali to succeed Oumar Tatam Ly, who has resigned from office - along with his entire government.

VIDEO: Archbishop to leave $2.2m mansion

Sat, 2014-04-05 23:41
An American archbishop is to move out of his $2.2m (£1.3m) mansion just three months after moving in.

Leaders hail Afghan poll 'success'

Sat, 2014-04-05 23:08
Afghan and Western leaders welcome the end of voting in Afghanistan's presidential election, which saw more than seven million voters take part.

Miller quit calls and palace 'gun drama' - the papers

Sat, 2014-04-05 21:34
Culture Secretary Maria Miller remains in the headlines over her expense claims, while there is a focus on the missing Malaysian jet, a 'gun drama' outside Buckingham Palace and a GP's Grand National dream win.

New employment tribunal laws come in

Sat, 2014-04-05 20:37
New rules affecting workplace disputes and employment tribunals, including fines for employers, come into force as the new tax year begins.

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