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GB trail Belgium in Fed Cup tie

6 February 2016 - 10:34am
Katie Swan loses to Belgium's Ysaline Bonaventure as Great Britain fall 1-0 behind in their Fed Cup promotion play-off.

Flying Scotsman's mainline return

6 February 2016 - 10:29am
One of the world's most famous locomotives, Flying Scotsman, returns to the West Coast mainline

Celtic are regressing, says Sutton

6 February 2016 - 10:11am
Celtic are going backwards under manager Ronny Deila, according to former striker Chris Sutton.

Weigh-in shooting victim name released

6 February 2016 - 10:00am
The man killed in a shooting at a boxing weigh-in in Dublin on Friday was David Byrne, 32, from Raleigh Square in Crumlin in the south of the city.

VIDEO: Bollywood singer performs mid-flight

6 February 2016 - 9:54am
An Indian airline has suspended five crew members who let a Bollywood star sing over its public address system.

Helicopter and plane in near-miss

6 February 2016 - 9:43am
Pilots in an RAF helicopter and a light aircraft failed to spot each other until it was almost too late, according to a near-miss report.

VIDEO: Drone films collapsed quake building

6 February 2016 - 9:29am
An earthquake has toppled a number of buildings in the south Taiwanese city of Tainan, with rescue teams trying to reach people trapped in rubble.

VIDEO: Exodus amid fierce battle for Syrian city

6 February 2016 - 8:21am
At least 15,000 refugees have spent the night gathered on the border with Turkey after fleeing northern Syria.

VIDEO: How much did this Ferrari sell for?

6 February 2016 - 8:07am
A 1957 Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti has become the highest priced car sold in euros.

Lowry three off Phoenix Open lead

6 February 2016 - 7:48am
Ireland's Shane Lowry remains in contention at the Phoenix Open, sitting three shots off the lead after his second round.

Mental health support for FGM victims

6 February 2016 - 7:25am
Mental health services will be developed for victims of female genital mutilation in England, the government says.

Councils should run services - Corbyn

6 February 2016 - 5:13am
Councils should be able to run utilities in their areas as part of moves to reverse privatisation, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will say.

Sea lion found in San Diego restaurant

6 February 2016 - 5:07am
A hungry sea lion pup is rescued after finding its way into a restaurant in San Diego, California.

Political crisis turns lethal in Haiti

6 February 2016 - 3:55am
Protesters in Haiti beat a man to death in a clash with former soldiers amid political uncertainty after an election is postponed.

What happened to Neville's homeless?

6 February 2016 - 3:44am
What happened to the Stock Exchange squatters?

Charities' government grant use curbed

6 February 2016 - 2:14am
Organisations that are given government grants will be banned from using the money to try to persuade ministers to change the law or increase spending.

Syrian fighting rages as thousands flee

6 February 2016 - 2:12am
Fierce clashes are reported near the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo, as thousands of refugees stream to the Turkish border, triggering a new crisis.

New 'British Pompeii' finds 'amazing'

6 February 2016 - 2:06am
Archaeologists say they are finding "amazing artefacts" inside a preserved roundhouse at what has been dubbed "Britain's Pompeii".

'Armani Communist' divides China

6 February 2016 - 1:45am
China wonders if true Communists should wear luxury suits

Attacks on Calais migrants investigated

6 February 2016 - 1:38am
French prosecutors are investigating at least six attacks on migrants at the makeshift Calais camp called the Jungle, the BBC understands.

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