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Mother 'beat Mikaeel for four days'

Tue, 2014-07-08 03:59
Rosdeep Adekoya, mother of three-year-old Mikaeel Kular, appears in court in Edinburgh charged with his murder.

VIDEO: Are #GazaUnderAttack images accurate?

Tue, 2014-07-08 03:45
How accurate are the images being shared online?

Soldier saved woman 'being drowned'

Tue, 2014-07-08 03:37
A soldier ran into the River Taff and saved a woman from being drowned by her boyfriend and another man, Cardiff Crown Court hears.

Lake pulls out of Glasgow heptathlon

Tue, 2014-07-08 03:36
England's Morgan Lake misses the Commonwealth Games heptathlon to focus on the World Junior Championships.

VIDEO: Tough Mudder: A great away day?

Tue, 2014-07-08 03:17
It is perhaps not everyone's idea of team bonding or your company away day, but the founder of Tough Mudder is banking annual revenues of more than $100m (£58m).

EU Commission row reaches top court

Tue, 2014-07-08 03:10
The head of the European Commission tells judges the actions of Maltese ex-colleague John Dalli in 2012 put the entire Commission's reputation at risk.

VIDEO: Brit arrested over Fifa ticket scam

Tue, 2014-07-08 03:08
Brazilian police arrest the chief executive of a Fifa partner company as part of an investigation into the illegal sale of World Cup ticket

VIDEO: Ringo, photobombs and birthday cakes

Tue, 2014-07-08 02:44
Former Beatle Ringo Starr celebrates his 74th birthday in Hollywood with a little help from director David Lynch and designer John Varvatos

Eduard Shevardnadze: Controversial to the end

Tue, 2014-07-08 02:35
Disputed legacy of Georgian who helped end Cold War

VIDEO: Roller coaster derails in California

Tue, 2014-07-08 02:11
Rescue workers have freed passengers from a derailed roller coaster in Valencia, California.

Sudan's great survivor: Bashir's 25 years in power

Tue, 2014-07-08 01:57
How President Omar al-Bashir has clung to power for 25 years

VIDEO: How hens help beat social isolation

Tue, 2014-07-08 01:50
As an official report prepares to highlight the impact of loneliness, the BBC's Tim Muffett has been to see one project in Gateshead which uses chickens to help ease social isolation.

Gandhi statue set for Westminster

Tue, 2014-07-08 01:48
A statue of the Indian political leader Mahatma Gandhi is to be erected opposite the Houses of Parliament.

Madonna excused from jury service

Tue, 2014-07-08 01:46
Madonna appears for jury service at a New York court but is excused to avoid "creating a distraction".

VIDEO: Whales left to die on Donegal beach

Tue, 2014-07-08 01:44
Efforts to save a pod of 13 whales stranded on a beach in the Republic of Ireland fail.

Sniffer dog finds child abuse images

Tue, 2014-07-08 01:36
A suspect is arrested after a dog trained to detect electronic circuitry found a memory stick containing images of child sexual abuse hidden in a tin box inside a metal cabinet.

Typhoon lashes Japan's Okinawa

Tue, 2014-07-08 01:36
Hundreds of thousands are urged to seek shelter as a powerful typhoon lashes Japan's Okinawa island chain.