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Footballer 'to pay for fan's damage'

Sun, 2015-05-10 22:28
A footballer offers to pay for damage caused when a fan momentarily "lost it" and punched a hole in a ceiling a while celebrating his goal.

Court clears Jayalalitha of corruption

Sun, 2015-05-10 22:25
An appeals court in India clears former chief minister of the southern state of Tamil Nadu Jayaram Jayalalitha of involvement in a corruption scandal.

VIDEO: Controlling a robot with your eyes

Sun, 2015-05-10 22:19
Diagnosed with a degenerative illness, Gal Sont has worked to create technology that will allow him to interact with the world.

VIDEO: Ancient Egypt animal mummy 'scandal'

Sun, 2015-05-10 22:15
A project in collaboration with the BBC's Horizon programme has discovered that the contents of many Ancient Egyptian animal mummies are not what they seem.

OAP dies after being hit by car

Sun, 2015-05-10 21:42
An 89-year-old woman dies in hospital after being hit by a car in Dundee on Sunday morning.

VIDEO: Greek hopes over eurozone meeting

Sun, 2015-05-10 21:32
Greece's Syriza government is said to be hopeful that a meeting of eurozone finance ministers on Monday will ease the way for a further injection of cash for the troubled country.

NI recovery 'stalled since November'

Sun, 2015-05-10 21:22
The recovery in Northern Ireland's private sector has been "effectively stalled" since November, research by the Ulster Bank suggests.

Lost woman sustained by breast milk

Sun, 2015-05-10 21:22
A New Zealand woman who was lost overnight in a forest east of Wellington says she survived by covering herself in dirt and drinking her own breast milk.

New NI health minister to be named

Sun, 2015-05-10 21:19
A new health minister will be named on Monday following the resignation of Jim Wells last month.

Dog theft crime 'not being solved'

Sun, 2015-05-10 21:16
Only 3% of dog thefts in Wales since 2010 have resulted in someone being charged for the crime, according to figures from three Welsh police forces.

Crabb awaits prime minister's call

Sun, 2015-05-10 21:11
Welsh Secretary Stephen Crabb waits to hear if he will keep the post as David Cameron assembles his new Conservative government.

Body found inside canal suitcase

Sun, 2015-05-10 20:35
Police are investigating after a body was found inside a suitcase recovered from a west London canal.

Australia teen faces terror charges

Sun, 2015-05-10 20:33
An Australian teenager who allegedly planned a bomb plot appears in children's court in Melbourne charged with terrorism offences.

EU refugee quotas to be proposed

Sun, 2015-05-10 18:34
The European Commission will make the controversial proposal that EU member countries should take in refugees under an EU quota scheme.

Crime drama wins big at Baftas

Sun, 2015-05-10 18:27
Powerful crime stories win big at the Baftas