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Cole omission a risk, admits Hodgson

Tue, 2014-05-13 00:22
England boss Roy Hodgson admits there is an element of risk in his decision to overlook Ashley Cole for his World Cup squad.

Repaired Rothko is back on display

Mon, 2014-05-12 23:59
Mark Rothko's painting Black on Maroon painting goes back on public display at Tate Modern, 18 months after it was vandalised with graffiti.

India shares at record high on polls

Mon, 2014-05-12 23:48
Indian stock markets rise to a record high after exit polls suggest Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party is on course to win the general election.

Top scientist: Pfizer bid 'flimsy'

Mon, 2014-05-12 23:18
Pfizer's commitments to maintain research and jobs should it take over AstraZeneca have been dismissed as "vague".

China arrest over 'false stories'

Mon, 2014-05-12 23:14
Chinese authorities detain a man who posted "false stories" on a foreign news site, amid an ongoing clampdown as the Tiananmen anniversary looms.

Leicester owner 'will spend £180m'

Mon, 2014-05-12 23:12
Billionaire owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha says he will spend £180m to help Leicester City challenge for European places.

Hospital's A&E 'not fit for purpose'

Mon, 2014-05-12 23:04
The accident and emergency department at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Woolwich is declared "not fit for purpose" by hospital inspectors.

Wiggins takes Tour of California lead

Mon, 2014-05-12 23:03
Sir Bradley Wiggins is in the leader's jersey at the Tour of California after winning stage two's individual time trial.

Geldof's home broken into twice

Mon, 2014-05-12 22:54
The home of Peaches Geldof, who died last month, has been broken into twice by thieves since she died, police say.

China manufacturing loses steam

Mon, 2014-05-12 22:48
China releases weaker-than-expected manufacturing data, reinforcing concerns the world's second-largest economy is losing steam.

Apology over Games tickets delays

Mon, 2014-05-12 22:35
Organisers of the Commonwealth Games close the ticket website for an hour to investigate the problems with sales.

VIDEO: Where is the best place to give birth?

Mon, 2014-05-12 22:27
Women with a "straightforward" pregnancy are being encouraged to give birth in a midwife-led unit instead of a traditional labour ward.

Appeal over halting of fraud trial

Mon, 2014-05-12 22:26
The Court of Appeal is to hear a legal challenge against a judge's decision to halt a serious fraud trial over a lack of barristers.

Family grants held up by cash delay

Mon, 2014-05-12 22:14
A charity has had to stop giving grants to poor families with disabled or seriously ill children because of a delay in its funding.

Hamilton has the hunger again

Mon, 2014-05-12 22:05
Lewis Hamilton means business as he looks to crush Nico Rosberg but will be pushed all the way, says David Coulthard.

BlackBerry launches low-cost phone

Mon, 2014-05-12 22:03
BlackBerry launches a new low-cost phone "exclusively for Indonesia", one of the few markets where it is still a key player.

Poor OAP 're-used toilet paper'

Mon, 2014-05-12 22:01
A 91-year-old woman who was so poor she resorted to re-using toilet paper was claiming less than half the benefits available, says a charity campaigning on poverty amongst the elderly.
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