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'Democracy rocks' for Nicola Sturgeon

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:26
Scotland's new first minister Nicola Sturgeon follows in the footsteps of pop stars Beyonce and Lady Gaga by appearing at Glasgow's Hydro arena.

Pilgrims flock to 16th-Century saint

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:16
Thousands of Catholic pilgrims are converging on Goa in India to see the relics of Saint Francis Xavier, a 16th Century Spanish missionary.

Chelsea 2-0 West Bromwich Albion

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:16
Premier League leaders Chelsea establish a seven-point lead as goals by Diego Costa and Eden Hazard see off 10-man West Brom.

Election prize 'never greater' - DUP

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:11
DUP leader Peter Robinson tells his party's annual conference "the prize at a Westminster election has never been greater" than next May's poll.

Celtic 2-1 Dundee

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 10:53
Celtic make it five successive Premiership wins but are made to work hard for the victory over Dundee.

Henning 'killed for being selfless'

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 10:35
The widow of murdered aid worker Alan Henning tells a memorial service he was killed "for being what we should be, selfless and caring".

Police and NHS phone lines restored

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 10:31
Non-emergency police and medical phone lines are now working, Vodafone says, after technical problems disrupted services for a number of hours.

Scotland 37-12 Tonga

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 10:21
Scotland run in five tries as they complete their autumn international series with victory against Tonga at Rugby Park.

Errors cost Hamilton pole position

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 10:01
Nico Rosberg takes pole position for the title-deciding Abu Dhabi GP following mistakes by championship leader Lewis Hamilton.

VIDEO: Alan Henning memorial held

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:55
Family and friends of murdered aid worker Alan Henning attended a private service at Eccles Parish Church in Eccles, Greater Manchester.

Ebola 'stable' in Guinea - WHO

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:33
The deadly Ebola outbreak is now "stable" in Guinea, the country where the latest crisis began, the World Health Organization says.

Pro-indy newspaper details revealed

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:17
Details are released of a pilot which could lead to a new daily, pro-independence newspaper for Scotland.

Shops to hide 'sexual' front pages

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:09
Tesco and Waitrose are to change the way they display newspapers because of concerns that children are being exposed to sexualised content.

The psychology of a title showdown

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 08:50
As Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg prepare for one final battle, Andrew Benson finds out how each driver may be feeling.

Terror police arrest man at Heathrow

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 08:46
A 19-year-old man is arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism, police say.

Bank fines should go to NHS - Labour

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 08:35
A billion pounds raised from banking fines in the UK should be spent on the NHS, Labour's shadow chancellor Ed Balls says in a speech.

Portugal ex-PM held over tax fraud

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 08:24
The former prime minister of Portugal, Jose Socrates, has been arrested in Lisbon as part of an investigation into money-laundering and bribery.

Jowell plans to run for London mayor

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 08:23
Labour's former culture secretary Tessa Jowell says she plans to run for mayor of London in 2016 but will only formally declare her candidature after the general election.

Balcony collapse victims named

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 08:12
Two Polish men who died after a balcony collapsed in west London on Friday are named as Tomasz Procko, 22, and Karol Szymanski, 29.

101 non-emergency number restored

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 07:38
The 101 non-emergency number for police forces across Wales is restored following a technical fault.