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Republican shot dead in west Belfast

Fri, 2014-04-18 14:12
A prominent dissident republican, Tommy Crossan, has been shot dead in west Belfast.

VIDEO: 'Tug of war' Banksy art in museum

Fri, 2014-04-18 13:53
The Banksy painting which was controversially removed from a wall in Bristol has gone back on display.

Woodland fire brought under control

Fri, 2014-04-18 13:39
A large woodland fire threatening properties on the outskirts of Inverness is brought under control.

Harlequins 24-20 Leicester

Fri, 2014-04-18 13:31
Harlequins keep their play-off hopes alive as Mike Brown's late try secures a narrow victory over Leicester Tigers.

Foreign doctor 'safety fears' - front pages

Fri, 2014-04-18 12:56
Some papers focus on suggestions foreign-trained doctors are less skilled than British counterparts, while others report on a child said to have caught meningitis from a cat.

Nigeria schoolgirls 'still missing'

Fri, 2014-04-18 12:53
Nigeria's military rows back on an earlier statement that most of the teenage girls abducted by suspected Islamist militants had been freed.

US 'delays' Keystone XL decision

Fri, 2014-04-18 12:20
The US state department gives federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL oil pipeline before determining whether to issue a permit.

Obama signs UN envoy visa ban law

Fri, 2014-04-18 12:19
President Barack Obama signs into law a measure that would bar entry to any UN ambassador whom the US says has engaged in "terrorist activity".

Simmonds qualifies for IPC Euros

Fri, 2014-04-18 12:00
Ellie Simmonds, Stephanie Slater and Amy Marren qualify for the European Championships at the British Para-Swimming meet.

British teenager killed in Syria

Fri, 2014-04-18 11:41
A British teenager said to have "died in battle" fighting with anti-government forces in Syria, is described as a "martyr" by his father.

VIDEO: World's prettiest Easter eggs?

Fri, 2014-04-18 11:09
A Slavic community museum in Germany is keeping alive the traditional craft of Easter egg painting.

VIDEO: Kate meets Manly Beach life-savers

Fri, 2014-04-18 10:11
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have made an appearance at Sydney's Royal Easter Show, during their tour of Australia.

VIDEO: Film Review - the week's new releases

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:54
Film critic Anna Smith reviews the week's new film releases, including comedy The Love Punch, character driven drama, Locke, and We Are The Best!, a witty drama about a punk band in the 1980s.

Man killed in microlight crash

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:53
A man has died in a microlight crash in Devon, police say.

'Martinez-charmed Everton will not welcome Moyes'

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:53
Man Utd boss David Moyes will not get a warm welcome back at Everton, whose fans have fallen under Roberto Martinez's spell, writes Phil McNulty

Kiev reaches out to eastern rebels

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:38
Ukraine's interim authorities appeal for unity, promising to meet some demands of pro-Russian protesters occupying buildings in the east.

I deserve more recognition - Toure

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:36
Manchester City's Yaya Toure thinks he is not regarded as one of the best players on the planet because he is from Africa.

Labour hires Obama poll guru Axelrod

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:17
David Axelrod, the strategist who masterminded Barack Obama's presidential victories, will be a key adviser on Ed Miliband's 2015 general election campaign, the Labour Party says.

Electricians question CBI vote move

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:11
The body representing electrical contractors urges the CBI to think again about giving its support to the campaign against Scottish independence.

Man killed as pleasure boat capsizes

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:09
One man dies and another is in hospital after a boat capsizes in a Devon river estuary described by a coastguard officer as "quite treacherous".

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