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Has Harry Redknapp lost his sparkle?

Tue, 2015-02-03 14:40
Tipped for the England job in 2012 and now out of work... will we ever see Harry Redknapp back in football management?

VIDEO: Can child abusers return to society?

Tue, 2015-02-03 14:36
The BBC's Fergal Keane assesses the current arguments among child protection experts on preventing abuse and reintegrating sex offenders back into society.

Disney boosted by Frozen toy sales

Tue, 2015-02-03 14:20
Walt Disney credits the success of toys based on its hit film Frozen and an increase in visitors to its theme parks for an "incredibly strong quarter".

Yo! Sushi founder 'scared' by Labour

Tue, 2015-02-03 14:12
Simon Woodroffe, a former Labour supporter and the founder of restaurant chain Yo! Sushi, tells Newsnight the Labour Party's approach to business "scares" him.

Five books that took decades

Tue, 2015-02-03 14:08
Five other books that took decades to see print

Australia PM faces backbench revolt

Tue, 2015-02-03 14:08
Embattled Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott faces a growing backbench rebellion, with three MPs calling for a vote on his leadership.

Three test negative for bird flu

Tue, 2015-02-03 13:21
Three people test negative for bird flu following an outbreak at a farm in Hampshire, Public Health England (PHE) says.

Fulham 1-3 Sunderland

Tue, 2015-02-03 13:03
Premier League Sunderland come from behind to beat Championship side Fulham and avoid an FA Cup upset.

Manchester United 3-0 Cambridge United

Tue, 2015-02-03 12:56
Manchester United will travel to Preston in the FA Cup fifth round after beating League Two Cambridge United.

Greece lobbies EU leaders over debt

Tue, 2015-02-03 12:46
Greece's leaders receive a guarded welcome to their proposals for a debt deal, ahead of crunch talks with EU creditors and leaders.

Rowing coach goes missing in Thames

Tue, 2015-02-03 12:33
A missing rowing coach may have fallen in the River Thames in south-west London, the port authority says.

VIDEO: King: Jordan must stand together

Tue, 2015-02-03 12:20
Jordan's King Abdullah has cut short a trip to the US following the killing of pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh by Islamic State.

VIDEO: Embarrassing own goal by Bettinelli

Tue, 2015-02-03 12:13
Fulham goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli parries the ball into his own goal to equalise for Sunderland and make it 1-1 in the FA Cup 4th round replay.

VIDEO: Warnings over 'skinny selfies' craze

Tue, 2015-02-03 11:06
Psychiatrists are warning of a craze for posting "skinny selfies" on social media websites, particularly by teenage girls.

Lehmann backs Clarke as captain

Tue, 2015-02-03 10:32
Australia coach Darren Lehmann says he is "sick" of speculation about Michael Clarke and backs the batsman as captain.

VIDEO: Are energy comparison sites misleading?

Tue, 2015-02-03 10:26
The big five energy comparison sites have admitted they earn up to £30 in commission every time a customer switches provider.

Pub Landlord launches Thanet MP bid

Tue, 2015-02-03 10:22
Comedian Al Murray, who is standing for parliament in his guise as The Pub Landlord, goes on the campaign trail in Kent.

NSA pledge on data of non-Americans

Tue, 2015-02-03 10:11
The US electronic spying agency will no longer be allowed to keep indefinitely data collected from foreigners with no intelligence purpose.

MLAs vote to extend NCA powers to NI

Tue, 2015-02-03 10:01
MLAs at Stormont vote to extend the National Crime Agency's powers to Northern Ireland after the SDLP changed its position and supported the move.

Tesco's ex-bosses to share £2m payout

Tue, 2015-02-03 09:55
Tesco's former chief executive and finance director will together share a £2.2m payout after the supermarket chain said it was "contractually committed" to make the payments.

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