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Sailors spell Mother's Day message

Sun, 2015-03-15 02:33
Royal Navy sailors and Royal Marines on board a warship have sent a Mother's Day message back home from the Gulf.

Five research papers that revolutionised health

Sun, 2015-03-15 02:16
Five papers that changed medicine

One dead and two hurt after fight

Sun, 2015-03-15 02:09
An 18-year-old man dies and two teenagers are injured after a fight broke out at a Coventry nightclub in the early hours.

VIDEO: 'Make your death a good one'

Sun, 2015-03-15 02:04
Families facing the loss of a loved one are urged to discuss that person's preferences for end of life care.

'Mouth of hell' reduced to rubble

Sun, 2015-03-15 01:55
A Brutalist bus station that dominated the Northampton skyline for decades is demolished in a "blow-down".

Elderly man dies in house fire

Sun, 2015-03-15 01:55
Firefighters went into burning house in Larchfield, but man was pronounced dead at the scene

McGuinness will not go to Washington

Sun, 2015-03-15 01:51
Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness has said he will not travel to Washington for St Patrick's Day in order to continue talks over the welfare reform impasse.

VIDEO: Lahore blasts target Christian churches

Sun, 2015-03-15 01:39
Twin bomb blasts have targeted a Christian neighbourhood in the Pakistani city of Lahore killing at least 10 people.

NI deadlock is 'halting investment'

Sun, 2015-03-15 01:19
The managing director of Belfast International Airport says the current political deadlock in Northern Ireland is threatening to hold up potential investment.

Devastated Vanuatu starts to get aid

Sun, 2015-03-15 01:17
The first planeloads of international aid arrive on the Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu, devastated by "monster" Cyclone Pam on Saturday.

Buyers 'punished' for improving home

Sun, 2015-03-15 01:00
People who buy houses through the flagship Help to Buy scheme could be penalised for making basic home improvements, assembly members fear.

Ex-footballer McKenzie claims title

Sun, 2015-03-15 01:00
Ex-footballer Leon McKenzie wins his first boxing title, beating Croatia's Ivan Stupalo for the International Masters.

Syria's suffering revealed in satellite images

Sun, 2015-03-15 00:46
Satellite images reveal Syria's suffering

Man charged over caravan park murder

Sun, 2015-03-15 00:45
A Caerphilly man, 26, is charged with murdering Vale of Glamorgan teenager Conner Marshall at a south Wales caravan park.

Rooney 'knocked out in boxing video'

Sun, 2015-03-15 00:38
A video has emerged appearing to show Wayne Rooney being knocked out in a boxing bout with Phil Bardsley in his kitchen.

VIDEO: Chicago river goes green for St Patrick

Sun, 2015-03-15 00:23
The traditional dyeing of the Chicago River has marked Saint Patrick's Day festivities in Illinois.