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Egypt leader warns of 'long battle'

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 11:10
Egypt faces a long and difficult battle with militants, the country's president says, in his first remarks since a deadly attack in the Sinai region.

Dundee United 2-1 Aberdeen

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 10:52
Nadir Ciftci's 10th goal of the season clinches a place in the Scottish League Cup final for Dundee United at Hampden.

Letter from Africa: Giving Kenyans a voice

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 10:46
In our series of letters from African journalists, Joseph Warungu, the presenter of a BBC debate programme on governance in Kenya, reflects on what he has learned in nearly three years travelling around the country.

Bahrain strips 72 of citizenship

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 10:30
The government of Bahrain revokes the nationalities of 72 citizens for damaging national security, the state BNA news agency has reported.

Matthews' birth marked 100 years on

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 10:29
Events are held at Stoke City to mark the 100th anniversary of football legend Sir Stanley Matthews' birth.

Tasers 'needed for all police'

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 10:08
All front-line police officers should be offered a Taser to protect them against the increased terrorism threat, the head of the Police Federation says.

Thief steals 200m of phone cable

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 10:05
Homes and businesses are left without phone or broadband after a thief steals 200m of cable.

Terriers' Smith flown to hospital

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 09:55
Huddersfield defender Tommy Smith is taken to hospital by helicopter after suffering a severe head injury.

VIDEO: Dutch reporters film 'gunman' incident

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 09:49
Police in the Netherlands say a man who forced his way into a studio of Dutch news broadcaster NOS with a fake gun has no known links to terrorist organisations.

Newsbeat's Super Bowl quiz 2015

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 09:38
How much do you know about this year's Super Bowl?

Rock fall blocks major Highland road

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 09:13
A major route in the Highlands - the A82 road - has been restricted to one lane because of a rock fall.

'Mistake' to arm police with Tasers

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 09:04
A Welsh police and crime commissioner says the proposal to offer Tasers to all front-line police officers is a mistake.

Vomiting helped me win - Williams

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 08:52
Serena Williams says vomiting during the final helped her beat Maria Sharapova to win a sixth Australian Open title.

Army to set up 'social media unit'

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 08:44
The Army is setting up a new unit that will use psychological operations and social media to help fight wars "in the information age".

Hull City 0-3 Newcastle United

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 08:36
John Carver claims victory in his first game since being confirmed as Newcastle head coach as Hull's poor run continues.

Funerals for Pakistan mosque victims

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 08:11
Funerals take place in Pakistan for the victims of a suicide attack on a Shia mosque during Friday prayers which killed at least 60 people.

Merkel rules out Greek debt relief

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 08:05
German Chancellor Angela Merkel rejects any cancellation of Greece's debt, saying banks and creditors have already made substantial cuts.

VIDEO: Thousands gather in Madrid for rally

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 07:38
Thousands have gathered in Madrid for a rally organised by the radical leftist party Podemos.

'Lance should get back Tour titles'

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 07:29
Lance Armstrong should get back his seven Tour de France titles, according to former rider Scott Mercier.

Vicar 'sorry' for 9/11 Facebook post

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 07:24
A Church of England vicar apologises for posting a link to an article which claimed Israel was responsible for the 9/11 attacks.