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Ex-UKIP leader to stand as Tory MP

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 07:39
A former UKIP leader is selected as the Conservative candidate for Thanet South in the 2015 General Election.
Categories: Television News

Man stable after slurry accident

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 07:25
It is understood a man has been injured in a slurry tank accident in County Armagh.
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Three injured at steel-making plant

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 07:21
Three workers from a Cardiff steel firm are taken to hospital by ambulance suffering from burns.
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In pictures: Jousting at Linlithgow Palace

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 07:18
Medieval jousting and combat skills
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US-Palestinian boy in house arrest

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 07:16
A Palestinian-American teenager allegedly beaten while in Israeli police custody is to be held under house arrest for nine days, a judge rules.
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Man hit by car after car park row

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 07:03
A man suffers severe fractures after a car crashes into him following a row in a Greater Manchester car park.
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VIDEO: Navratilova: 'Murray just had bad day'

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 07:01
Martina Navratilova told the Andrew Marr programme that she thought Andy Murray "just had a bad day".
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Attacks on trouble-hit Kenya coast

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 06:52
At least 29 people are killed in Kenya's coastal counties of Lamu and Tana River in attacks claimed by Somali Islamist group al-Shabab.
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Man charged with Hendon stab murder

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 06:43
A man is charged after a 38-year-old was fatally stabbed in a street in north-west London.
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VIDEO: Cavendish 'gutted' over Tour exit

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 06:33
Mark Cavendish is "gutted" he is out of the Tour de France after being injured in a crash near the end of stage one.
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VIDEO: Labour's plans for 'super teachers'

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 05:30
Labour plans to place "super teachers" in ever British school in order to improve education standards, Tristram Hunt has said.
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VIDEO: Tebbit: 'Establishment to be protected'

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 05:17
Lord Tebbit said he hoped any inquiry would be conducted quickly into missing files which may be linked to child abuse.
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Ordinary people 'caught in NSA net'

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 05:02
Ninety percent of people identified in a tranche of communications intercepted by the NSA were ordinary internet users, not surveillance targets, analysis by a US paper suggests.
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Mountain rescue pair go to hospital

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 04:32
Two people are rescued from Snowdon by an RAF Sea King helicopter crew after separate incidents within the space of an hour.
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Cavendish out of Tour after crash

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 04:32
Mark Cavendish is out of the Tour de France after dislocating his shoulder in a crash on stage one in Yorkshire.
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VIDEO: Floods form seven-metre-deep lake

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 04:22
Flooding in parts of China has formed a lake of more than 150 sq km (58 sq miles) has been formed due to flooding in parts of China.
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VIDEO: TV presenter tries tennis with a trench

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 04:15
After Andy Murray's early exit at Wimbledon this week, there will not be any British involvement in the singles finals on Centre Court this year.
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Scotland, for richer or poorer?

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 04:00
An independent Scotland, for richer or poorer?
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VIDEO: Vaz 'surprised' by abuse file loss

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 03:37
The re-examination of a report into child abuse allegations at Westminster must be entirely independent, the chair of the Home Affairs select committee has said.
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Dutch explain keeper shootout switch

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 03:30
Louis van Gaal says Tim Krul's greater size was the reason the Dutch sent him on for the penalty shootout against Costa Rica.
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