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Updated: 1 hour 37 min ago

Irish Church needs 'reality check'

1 hour 41 min ago
One of Ireland's most senior Catholic clerics calls for the Church to take a "reality check" following the country's overwhelming vote in favour of same-sex marriage.

Halep & Federer win at French Open

1 hour 52 min ago
Roger Federer and women's third seed Simona Halep progress in straight sets on the opening day of the French Open.

VIDEO: Female activists cross Koreas' DMZ

1 hour 52 min ago
A group of female activists have made a rare crossing through one of the world's most militarised borders to promote reconciliation between North and South Korea.

Drogba exits Chelsea for second time

1 hour 58 min ago
Didier Drogba leaves Chelsea for the second time and says he has one more season before retirement.

Caldwell murder to be reinvestigated

2 hours 10 min ago
Police Scotland are told by the Crown Office to reinvestigate the unsolved murder of a woman killed in South Lanarkshire 10 years ago.

Man hunted over three house deaths

2 hours 12 min ago
Police probing the deaths of a man, woman and young girl in Oxfordshire appeal for help in finding a man called Jed Allen.

Woman speaks about NW 200 crash

2 hours 13 min ago
Violet McAfee, who was hit by a motorbike while watching the North West 200, says she is confident of making a good recovery.

Tax credits change 'key to EU talks'

2 hours 20 min ago
Limiting the rights of EU migrants to claim tax credits is a key part of renegotiating the UK's relationship with the EU, Sajid Javid says.

Surgeon cut off leg with 'rusty saw'

2 hours 30 min ago
A hospital surgeon allegedly used a "rusty hacksaw" to amputate a patient's leg after discovering a metal plate in the limb.

Man United pull out of Milk Cup

2 hours 30 min ago
Manchester United withdraw from this year's Milk Cup the club's defender Paddy McNair pulls out of Tuesday's competition draw.

Gates open on day two of Big Weekend

2 hours 35 min ago
The second day of Radio 1's Big Weekend in Norwich starts with showers but hasn't put off any of the 25,000 fans at Earlham Park.

Disused factory fire 'suspicious'

2 hours 59 min ago
A large fire which broke out at a disused factory near Aberdeen city centre is being treated as suspicious by police.

VIDEO: Rehabilitating al-Shabab fighters

3 hours 6 min ago
In a small, heavily guarded compound on the outskirts of Baidoa in Somalia, a new programme is trying to help former al-Shabab fighters reintegrate into society.

Labour to back EU referendum bill

3 hours 18 min ago
Acting leader Harriet Harman says Labour has dropped its opposition to an "in/out" vote on the UK's EU membership, and will now back the government's referendum bill.

'No return' to easier dismissal plan

3 hours 33 min ago
Business Secretary Sajid Javid says he hopes to save firms more than £10bn by cutting red tape - but rejects a fresh move to make it easier to sack employees.

15,000 to compete at Urdd Eisteddfod

3 hours 40 min ago
One of Europe's biggest youth festivals - the Urdd Eisteddfod - begins in Caerphilly county.

The shadowy centre helping former al-Shabab members quit

3 hours 41 min ago
The centre helping former al-Shabab members quit

Ethiopians in first post-Meles vote

3 hours 44 min ago
Ethiopians vote in the first elections since the death of long-serving Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, with predictions his successor will retain power.

No UK troops to fight IS, say Tories

3 hours 58 min ago
Business Secretary Sajid Javid rejects a call from a former head of the army to send UK ground troops to fight Islamic State.

Rushanara Ali goes for deputy leader

4 hours 31 min ago
Labour MP Rushanara Ali tells the BBC she is entering the deputy leadership race, and will "start by going after UKIP voters who left Labour".