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Crufts dog 'was poisoned in Belgium'

Mon, 2015-03-16 08:37
Dog who died after competing at Crufts appears to have ingested poison in Belgium, Kennel Club says

Flat racing title dates to be moved

Mon, 2015-03-16 08:35
Flat racing's Jockeys' Championship will now take place between May and October and offer cash prizes to the winning jockeys.

Man admits Fiennes scissor killing

Mon, 2015-03-16 08:28
A man who stabbed a member of the Fiennes family in the heart with a pair of scissors is sentenced to an indefinite hospital.

Man admits dangerous driving death

Mon, 2015-03-16 08:27
A Fife street cleaner who reversed over an OAP and dragged her along the road, which killed her, admits death by dangerous driving.

Italy arrests over construction deals

Mon, 2015-03-16 08:15
Italian police arrest four people and raid dozens of premises over suspicious public works contracts worth some €25m (£18m; $26m).

Assad calls for US action on talks

Mon, 2015-03-16 07:49
Syria's president is awaiting "actions" from the US after Secretary of State John Kerry says negotiations to end the country's war should include him.

Teen in 'racist' Welbeck tweet arrest

Mon, 2015-03-16 07:39
A teenager is arrested by police investigating a racist tweet aimed at Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck.

VIDEO: Did US tycoon 'kill them all'?

Mon, 2015-03-16 07:39
Police arrest an American millionaire from a prominent New York family on suspicion of murder after he appears to admit to several killings in a recording.

The Crow cult film remake in Cardiff

Mon, 2015-03-16 07:32
Cult 90s film The Crow will be remade at the Pinewood Studios in Cardiff, the first minister announces.

SA rapper's killer freed on bail

Mon, 2015-03-16 07:30
A South African court grants bail to a woman who pleads not guilty to a charge of murdering hip-hop star Nkululeko 'Flabba' Habedi.

Poll to find first bird for Britain

Mon, 2015-03-16 07:25
Votes can now be cast in an online poll to choose what could become Britain's first national bird.

'Jihadist' denies recruiting girls

Mon, 2015-03-16 07:24
The parents of a so-called "jihadi bride" from Scotland say their daughter denies recruiting three London girls to the cause of Islamic State.

Murder suspect to be extradited

Mon, 2015-03-16 06:59
A man suspected of murdering a woman in a Cardiff hotel room on New Year's Eve is to be extradited at the end of the month.

Why Blair could never succeed in the Middle East

Mon, 2015-03-16 06:49
The Quartet's Middle East envoy Tony Blair could never bring peace to the region, writes the BBC's Paul Adams.

Web servers stage Pratchett tribute

Mon, 2015-03-16 06:33
A long-running tribute to late fantasy author Terry Pratchett is being staged with the help of some of the web's servers

Boston breaks snowiest winter record

Mon, 2015-03-16 06:30
This season, the US city saw more snowfall than any winter since 1872, when records were first kept.

VIDEO: BBC visits Boko Haram ghost towns

Mon, 2015-03-16 06:02
After years of violence in north-east Nigeria, military forces from Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger have been taking back towns lost to Boko Haram, the BBC's Tomi Oladipo reports.

Ed Miliband: No coalition with SNP

Mon, 2015-03-16 05:41
Labour leader Ed Miliband rules out a coalition with the SNP, saying there are "big differences" between the parties.

Venezuela decree powers divide opinion

Mon, 2015-03-16 05:38
Venezuelan opposition politicians slam a new law which grants President Nicolas Maduro the power to govern by decree until 31 December.

Man is jailed over threat to kill MP

Mon, 2015-03-16 05:23
A man who threatened to kill an MP and planted a hoax bomb at her Belfast office is jailed for 18 months.