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VIDEO: Somalia target 2019 Nations Cup

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:03
Somalia's FA president Adbiqani Said hopes his country can compete in the 2019 Nations Cup and end an absence that stretches back to 1974.

Election 2015 in pictures: 16 April

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:02
Images from the campaign trail: 16 April

Pensioner jailed for stranger rape

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:01
A 74-year-old is jailed for 11 years for raping a woman after claiming he was 45 miles away at the time of the attack.

VIDEO: New home for mugged pensioner Barnes

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:01
Fiona Trott speaks to Gateshead pensioner Alan Barnes, who has moved in to a new home after he was given given thousands of pounds in online donations.

VIDEO: BBC election debate 'worm' explained

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:52
The leaders of five of Westminster's opposition parties are due to appear in a live election debate on Thursday.

Alliance pledges 'unique voice'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:36
The Alliance Party will bring a "unique" voice to Westminster, ensuring the people of Northern Ireland are heard, the deputy leader says.

Gravity boost to geothermal hunt

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:36
Observations from space assist the search for new locations to site geothermal power stations.

Robson targets French Open return

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:29
Ex-British number one Laura Robson hopes to make her return at the French Open after 15 months out with injury.

Mugged pensioner moves to new home

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:28
The disabled pensioner who had more than £300,000 raised for him after he was attacked picks up the keys to his new house.

Neville aiming for netball 'stardom'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:27
Manchester Thunder coach Tracey Neville hopes the domestic Superleague can one day emulate the "stardom" of football.

DJ Neil Fox denies sex offences

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:21
DJ Neil Fox pleads not guilty to nine sex offences, including three involving girls aged under 16.

Artist hopes sculpture is theft-proof

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:05
Artist Conrad Shawcross uses cheap cast iron for his latest sculpture to deter metal thieves.

MH370 search area could be extended

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 07:44
The search area for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will be doubled if nothing is found in the current search zone, officials say.

Pro-Russia journalist killed in Kiev

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 07:37
Ukrainian journalist Oles Buzyna is shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Kiev - the second pro-Russia figure to be killed there in as many days.

The anxious scramble to get a school place

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 07:26
Rising demand for primary school places is putting the system under increasing pressure, says Branwen Jeffreys.

Submarine incident 'may be Russians'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 07:11
A Russian submarine may have been responsible for almost capsizing a UK fishing trawler in the Irish Sea, a UK fishing organisation says.

Lebanese journalist in dock at Hague

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 07:08
Lebanese journalist Karma Khayat goes on trial for contempt at the UN-backed tribunal investigating the 2005 assassination of former PM Rafik Hariri.

Federer and Wawrinka in early exits

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 06:55
Roger Federer and defending champion Stan Wawrinka are both beaten in round three of the Monte Carlo Masters.

VIDEO: 'Submarine snag' causes trawler drama

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 06:46
The skipper of a fishing trawler has said his boat was towed by a submarine 18 miles off the coast of Ardglass, County Down, on Wednesday afternoon.

VIDEO: No porky-pies in piggy election race

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 06:43
Snouting around with pigs called Hameron, Swiliband, Forage and Pork Clegg as they race to Number Ten.