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Euro recovers after Greek vote drop

1 hour 28 min ago
The euro recovers from hitting an 11-year low against the dollar as investors digest what Syriza's Greek election victory means for the eurozone's future.
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First female bishop to be consecrated

1 hour 28 min ago
The Church of England will consecrate its first female bishop, Reverend Libby Lane, in a ceremony at York Minster later.
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VIDEO: LIVE: First female bishop ordained

1 hour 29 min ago
The Church of England is consecrating its first female bishop at a ceremony at York Minster
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Obama attends India's Republic Day

1 hour 33 min ago
President Barack Obama begins the second day of his visit to India by becoming the first US head of state to attend the Republic Day parade.
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Cameron: People 'deserve tax cuts'

1 hour 42 min ago
The Conservatives will make the case for lower taxes at the election with "every bone in our body", David Cameron will say.
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Greece forms anti-bailout coalition

1 hour 44 min ago
The far-left Syriza party joins hands with the right-wing Greek Independents to form an anti-austerity governing coalition in Greece.
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Serena battles into quarter-finals

1 hour 45 min ago
Top seed Serena Williams fights back against Garbine Muguruza to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.
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A9 average speed cameras stats due

1 hour 48 min ago
Statistics linked to the setting up of average speed cameras on the A9 are expected to be released later.
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Nigeria repels new attack on key city

1 hour 48 min ago
Nigeria's military repels a new assault by militant Islamist group Boko Haram on the key north-eastern city of Maiduguri, an army source tells the BBC.
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Redmayne win raises Oscars chances

1 hour 49 min ago
Eddie Redmayne wins best actor at the Screen Actor's Guild awards while Birdman and Downton Abbey win ensemble awards.
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Philippine police killed in clashes

1 hour 52 min ago
Dozens of police commandos are killed as they storm a village controlled by Islamist rebels in Maguindanao province, southern Philippines, say officials.
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Mubarak's sons released from prison

1 hour 57 min ago
The two sons of Hosni Mubarak are released from jail, a day after the fourth anniversary of the uprising that ousted the former Egyptian president.
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Killer accused found hanged in cell

2 hours 24 sec ago
A 33-year-old Birmingham man accused of murdering two pensioners is found hanged in his prison cell, police say.
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Clare's Law abuse disclosures made

2 hours 36 sec ago
A scheme allowing people to find out if their partner has a history of domestic violence has been used more than 1,300 times, police figures show.
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New Scottish women's prison scrapped

2 hours 4 min ago
Plans for a new £75m women's prison in the west of Scotland have been scrapped, the Scottish government confirms.
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SSE to cut gas prices by 4.1%

2 hours 12 min ago
Energy company SSE says it is cutting its domestic gas prices by 4.1% from 30 April, saving the average household £28 a year.
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Siblings in care 'forced apart'

2 hours 22 min ago
Over a third of children in care who have siblings are having to live apart from any of them, suggests research by a children's charity.
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VIDEO: LIVE: Cameron on election pledges

2 hours 33 min ago
David Cameron is setting out the Conservative Party's third manifesto theme, a Britain that rewards work
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England set for India showdown

2 hours 34 min ago
England and India will meet for a place in the tri-series final after Australia's game against India was washed out.
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Kylie to headline Hyde Park festival

2 hours 47 min ago
Pop star Kylie Minogue will headline the third and final night of the British Summer Time festival at Hyde Park in June.
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