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Sturgeon critical of Scotland Bill

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 07:55
The first minister criticises the Scotland Bill but the UK government believes it fulfils promises made after the independence referendum.

Top Gear car plate complaints rejected

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 07:54
The BBC Trust rejects complaints over Top Gear's Patagonia special, in which a car number plate appeared to refer to the Falklands conflict.

School trip left boy at safari park

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 07:31
An investigation is launched into how a five-year-old boy was left at a safari park after a school day trip.

Baby found abandoned on doorstep

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 07:16
A newborn baby boy is found abandoned on the doorstep of a property in County Durham.

SA denies organising World Cup bribe

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 07:06
South African officials dismiss US allegations that a $10m (£6.5m) bribe was organised for top Fifa officials in order to host the 2010 World Cup.

Tracy Morgan settles crash lawsuit

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 07:05
Comedian and 30 Rock actor Tracy Morgan settles his legal action against Walmart over the car crash which left him seriously injured and killed his friend.

Wiccan funeral for 'Eron the wizard'

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 07:02
More than 100 people dressed as elves, druids and witches attend a Wiccan funeral in Cornwall to mark the passing of 'Eron the wizard'.

Iraq exhumes IS victims in Tikrit

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:50
The Iraqi authorities say they have exhumed the remains of 470 people believed to have been summarily killed by Islamic State near Tikrit last June.

Trident concerns 'not been proved'

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:50
The UK's Defence Secretary says a whistleblower's concerns about Trident nuclear submarine safety at Faslane on the Clyde have not been proved.

VIDEO: Why children love the # symbol

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:48
Hashtag has been declared "children's word of the year" by the Oxford University Press.

What was Militant?

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:44
What was the Militant tendency of the 1980s?

Why are MPs banned from clapping?

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:31
Why are MPs not allowed to applaud?

Toddler thrown out of Kiddu car seat

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:25
A toddlers' car seat is removed from sale by its manufacturer after a boy was thrown out of one into the front of his mother's car.

Tajik special ops chief 'joins IS'

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:22
Tajikistan's special forces chief appears in a video claiming to have joined Islamic State forces in Syria.

VIDEO: Uefa president news conference

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:18
European football's governing body, Uefa, holds a news conference, as the Fifa Congress takes place in Zurich amid arrests on corruption charges.

Amputation for quad bike crash boy

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:16
A man appears in court after a quad bike crash left a seven-year-old boy needing an amputation.

Benitez confirms Napoli departure

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:04
Rafael Benitez - favourite to become Real Madrid boss - says he will be leaving Napoli after two years in charge of the club.

Arts Council boss makes funding plea

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 06:00
Arts and culture should be spared further funding cuts as the government seeks to balance the books, the new head of Arts Council England says.

Increase in outside visitors to NI

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 05:57
The number of visitors to Northern Ireland from outside the country increased in 2014, but they spent less money, new statistics show.

'Moose' worm targets home routers

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 05:56
A malicious worm called moose that targets poorly protected home routers has been uncovered by security researchers.