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Miliband: I can't beat PM on image

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 09:11
Ed Miliband hits back at critics of his image and leadership style, insisting voters want "big ideas" not photo opportunities.

BSkyB pays £5bn to create Sky Europe

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 09:10
BSkyB wants to take over Rupert Murdoch's pay TV companies in Germany and Italy in a move that would create a company with 20 million European viewers.

Week in pictures: 19-25 July 2014

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 09:04
News photos from around the world

Homeowner kills 'pregnant burglar'

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 09:04
Authorities in California are investigating whether to charge an elderly man who fatally shot a suspected female burglar who said she was pregnant.

VIDEO: Tony Blackburn: 50 years on air

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:53
The BBC's Wendy Hurrell takes a look back at Tony Blackburn's 50 year broadcasting career.

Mother admits Mikaeel Kular killing

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:46
The mother of three-year-old Mikaeel Kular admits killing her son and hiding his body in a suitcase, sparking a major search operation.

VIDEO: The wine collection with a Nazi past

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:41
In a Moldovan vineyard cellar lies a collection of wine confiscated from Hermann Goering.

Could bulk-buying save NHS pounds?

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:39
Could bulk-buying save NHS pounds?

Dana brother cleared of sex abuse

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:30
John Brown, the brother of Eurovision winner Dana, is cleared of five counts of historic sex abuse.

Team Sky keen to retain Wiggins

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:11
Team Sky want to keep Sir Bradley Wiggins despite the rider's comments that he is "done" with road racing.

Dying man 'shocked to life' 31 times

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:05
The family of a dying man shocked back to life 31 times after hospital staff failed to remove his defibrillator implant, says his wish for a dignified death was "cruelly taken away".

PC in 'sex, cash and gifts' claims

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 08:03
A police officer is accused of having a sexual relationship and extracting £100,000 from an elderly man she met after his son was killed by an axe-murderer.

Hamilton heads Rosberg in practice

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 07:59
Lewis Hamilton was comfortably quicker than Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in second practice at the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Appoint abuse inquiry head, May urged

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 07:49
The government must find someone to lead its probe into historical child abuse allegations immediately, a children's charity says.

UK economy back at pre-crisis level

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 07:42
The UK economy grew 0.8% in the second quarter and has now recovered the ground lost since the downturn began in 2008, according to official figures.

Welsh athlete Williams fails drugs test

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 07:38
Welsh 400m hurdler Rhys Williams says he is "utterly devastated" after an anti-doping violation rules him out of the Commonwealth Games.

VIDEO: Liverpool crowds greet giant puppets

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 07:24
Thousands of people have lined Liverpool's streets to welcome three giant marionettes, which will tell the story of the city during World War One.

How odd is a cluster of plane accidents?

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 07:23
How odd is it for three planes to crash in eight days?

McDonald's in Russian court case

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 07:22
Russia's main consumer watchdog takes McDonald's to court, accusing the restaurant chain of quality infringements.

Tulisa guilty of blogger assault

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 07:05
Singer and former X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos is found guilty of assaulting a man at a music festival in Essex last year.