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Plan to end corroboration delayed

3 hours 4 min ago
Controversial plans to end the need for evidence in Scottish criminal trials to come from two sources are delayed by the government.

Agoraphobic benefits cheat jailed

3 hours 10 min ago
A benefits cheat with a fear of open spaces is jailed for a year at Merthyr Crown court after being caught working as a tour guide in South America.

Hamas-Fatah unity deal announced

3 hours 11 min ago
Rival Palestinian factions of Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal after a meeting in the Gaza Strip.

Clifford jury get majority direction

3 hours 12 min ago
Jurors in the indecent assault trial of publicist Max Clifford are told they can return a majority verdict of nine to one.

S Sudan attacks 'an abomination'

3 hours 12 min ago
The massacre of hundreds of civilians in South Sudan is an "abomination" and a betrayal of the people by their leaders, the White House says.

Are gardeners wrong to put 'crocks' in plant pots?

3 hours 14 min ago
For centuries, gardeners have but shards of pottery - "crocks" - at the bottom of plant pots. Why?

Paedophile laptop to be erased

3 hours 16 min ago
Dorset Police are to delete photos of an abuse victim from a paedophile's laptop after previously saying it was "unlawful".

VIDEO: Cancer teen reaches £1m target

3 hours 22 min ago
A teenage blogger with terminal cancer has raised £1m for charity after posting his final message to followers.

VIDEO: Service honours ferry victims

3 hours 27 min ago
An emotional memorial service has taken place to remember the victims of the South Korean ferry disaster.

Trump labours to first-round win

3 hours 29 min ago
Seventh seed Judd Trump made heavy work of beating Tom Ford 10-8 in his first round World Championship match.

Three charged over Twaddell incident

3 hours 33 min ago
Two men and a woman appear in court charged in connection with an incident at a loyalist protest camp in north Belfast.

Wednesday's gossip column

3 hours 42 min ago
Man Utd would be Van Gaal's "dream job", Moyes compensation no more than £5m, Krul considers Newcastle future, plus more.

Coulson 'did not cover anything up'

4 hours 2 min ago
Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson tells the phone-hacking trial he did not "cover anything up" following the arrest of the paper's royal editor Clive Goodman in 2006.

Plane search examines coastal debris

4 hours 16 min ago
Authorities in Australia are looking at material washed ashore to find out if it is related to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.

VIDEO: Ukrainians volunteer for reserve army

4 hours 19 min ago
Volunteers in the Ukraine have begun to make defence preparations amid fears the Ukrainian military is unable to match Russian forces.

VIDEO: Blair's warning on Mid-East politics

4 hours 42 min ago
Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has called on Western nations to address the role of religion in politics in the Middle East.

Man Utd criticised for Moyes sacking

4 hours 46 min ago
Manchester United are accused of unprofessionalism following the sacking of manager David Moyes.

Day in pictures: 23 April 2014

4 hours 56 min ago
News photos from past 24 hours: 23 April

Colombia court restores Bogota mayor

4 hours 58 min ago
A court in Colombia rules that President Juan Manuel Santos should reinstate the ousted mayor of Bogota, Gustavo Petro, within 48 hours.

Anger over baby ashes report move

5 hours 11 min ago
Parents of babies whose ashes were disposed of without their knowledge say they were "stunned" to learn a report into the scandal was handed over last week.