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'No apology' over Ashya King search

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 13:46
Police say they will not apologise for the way they conducted a search for a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour, who was taken from a UK hospital by his parents against medical advice.

VIDEO: Saying 'I do' underwater in China

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 13:24
Why Chinese couples are queuing up to put on waterproof make-up and get their wedding pictures taken underwater.

Smile please, but hold your breath

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 13:23
Chinese couples told to smile, but please hold your breath

Bush sets new album chart record

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 13:21
Kate Bush follows her stage comeback to become the first woman to have eight albums in the chart at the same time.

Bahrain journalist's sentence upheld

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 13:06
A court in Bahrain upholds a 10-year sentence imposed on photojournalist Ahmed Humaidan, as human rights activist Maryam al-Khawaja is arrested.

Pakistan army 'concerned' by clashes

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 12:20
Violence between protesters and police should stop, Pakistan's army says, as it backs democracy after Islamabad clashes saw three people die.

VIDEO: Powerful vacuum cleaner sales spike

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 12:17
From 1 September, companies in the EU will be banned from making or importing vacuum cleaners above 1600 watts and it has led to a sharp rise in sales.

What is proton beam therapy?

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:48
What is proton beam therapy and why is it so sought after?

Eurosceptics win German state seats

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:47
Eurosceptic party 'Alternative for Germany' wins its first state parliament seats in the eastern state of Saxony, according to exit polls.

Leicester City 1-1 Arsenal

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:45
Leonardo Ulloa's second goal in successive home games gives promoted Leicester a deserved point against Arsenal.

McGuinness urges dissident ceasefire

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:36
Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness urges dissident republicans, on the IRA ceasefire 20th anniversary, to "take that same step into politics and away from conflict".

Man Utd's Kagawa returns to Dortmund

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:14
Shinji Kagawa rejoins Borussia Dortmund from Manchester United, while Real Madrid have loan talks about Javier Hernandez.

VIDEO: Paris building demolished in blast

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:10
Four people have been killed and eleven others injured after an explosion rocked a four-storey building in Rosny-sous-Bois, Paris on Sunday morning.

Zimbabwe stun Australia in Harare

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:04
Zimbabwe defeat Australia in a one-day international for the first time since 1983 after a three-wicket win in Harare.

Diver, 41, dies after quarry rescue

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 10:22
One diver dies and two others are treated in hospital after an incident at a disused quarry in Gwynedd.

Iceland issues new volcano alert

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 10:17
Iceland issues an aviation alert after a fresh lava eruption from a fissure near the Bardarbunga volcano, but the warning is later lowered.

'Ryder Cup caps life-changing year'

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 09:52
Graeme McDowell says only "1% of his mind" has been on the Ryder Cup after he became a father.

Putin 'urges talks on east Ukraine'

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 09:47
President Putin calls for talks on "statehood" for eastern Ukraine and says it is "impossible to predict" the end of the crisis.

The stories behind five deadline-day panic buys

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 09:42
From falling asleep at the airport to paying over the odds, we look at five transfers with more than a hint of panic about them.

Bronze for Fox-Pitt as GB win silver

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 09:25
William Fox-Pitt claims eventing bronze as Britain win silver behind gold medallists Germany at the World Equestrian Games.