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Kane among four named for PFA double

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:09
Harry Kane is one of four players to make the shortlist for both the PFA Player and Young Player of the Year prize.

IS steps up assault on Iraq's Ramadi

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:03
Islamic State steps up its assault on the western Iraqi city of Ramadi, launching a series of suicide attacks against government positions.

Body at farm is missing student Karen Buckley

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:54
A body found at a farm north of Glasgow is missing Cork student Karen Buckley, Police Scotland confirm.

SA march against xenophobic attacks

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:51
Thousands of South Africans hold a march against attacks on migrants accused of taking local jobs, as President Zuma calls the violence "shocking".

Cameron in warning to Scots voters

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:41
Conservative leader David Cameron launches his Scottish party's manifesto by urging the electorate not to vote for the Labour/SNP "coalition of chaos".

UK men face Islamic State charge

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:39
Three Birmingham men are charged with attempting to leave the UK to join the Islamic State group in Syria.

The Nicholson challenge: A tough message for the politicians

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:36
The intervention of former NHS boss Sir David Nicholson has certainly electrified the election campaign debate about the future of the NHS.

Is Google a fading force?

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:36
New figures show that in Europe Google has between 90% and 95% of the desktop search market - in the US it's only 64%. Why?

Missing teen 'groomed then murdered'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:32
A man groomed "troubled" Blackpool teenager Paige Chivers before murdering her, a jury hears.

Seldon to become university head

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:32
Sir Anthony Seldon is going to switch from running an independent school to running an independent university.

US Navy develops 'swarming' drones

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:31
The US Navy is developing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, that can be launched from a cannon and "swarm" in a co-ordinated attack.

Labour offers 'hope' not 'despair'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:27
Voters have a choice between hope and despair, Labour says, as the party launches its Welsh manifesto for the general election.

Peer will not face sex abuse charges

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:20
Labour peer Lord Janner will not face child sex abuse charges because the severity of his dementia makes him unfit to stand trial, prosecutors say.

How octopuses coordinate their arms

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:08
Researchers reveal the secret of an octopus's unique movement, revealing how the animals co-ordinate their eight, flexible arms.

VIDEO: The highlights of campaign day 18

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:08
Warnings from leaders about other parties, and about the funding of the NHS on day 18 of the election campaign.

Gene study 'explains quick thinking'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:56
Genetic differences could explain why some people are quicker thinkers in middle age and later life, a study of data from 30,000 people suggests.

No intent to offend in China - Hamilton

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:49
Lewis Hamilton tells BBC Sport about another perfect result, the Bahrain challenge and champagne celebrations.

Radioactive material theft in Mexico

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:39
Five states in Mexico are on the alert after thieves steal potentially dangerous radioactive material, officials say.

Eugene's 2021 Worlds award 'unfair'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:39
The decision to hand Eugene the 2021 World Athletics Championships is "unfair", says the Swedish Athletics Association.

Rosberg 'needs points back quickly'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:24
Nico Rosberg admits he needs to turn the tables on Lewis Hamilton to boost his world title bid - starting in Bahrain this weekend.