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Murray faces Kukushkin in round one

Fri, 2015-06-26 06:33
Britain's Andy Murray faces world number 58 Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan in the first round of Wimbledon.

Blatter claims he did not resign

Fri, 2015-06-26 06:31
Sepp Blatter claims he has not resigned from his post as president of football's world governing body, says a Swiss newspaper.

Finucanes lose challenge against PM

Fri, 2015-06-26 06:26
The family of murdered solicitor Pat Finucane lose a legal challenge against the prime minister over his refusal to hold a public inquiry into the 1989 killing.

Childbirth 'modesty trousers' on sale

Fri, 2015-06-26 06:23
Malaysian company sells full-length trousers for women in labour.

VIDEO: Lake vortex 'could swallow boat'

Fri, 2015-06-26 06:20
Video footage shows a large vortex in a lake in the US, as water is drained away following flooding.

Network Rail 'too big', says Branson

Fri, 2015-06-26 06:11
Network Rail is too big and should be broken up into regional units, Sir Richard Branson tells the BBC.

VIDEO: Queen visits Brandenburg Gate

Fri, 2015-06-26 06:08
Queen Elizabeth II visits Berlin's Brandenburg Gate during her state visit to Germany.

'Man decapitated' in French attack

Fri, 2015-06-26 05:39
One man decapitated and several hurt in suspected Islamist attack on factory near Lyon, French sources say.

PM 'delighted' after EU reform talks

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:53
David Cameron says he is delighted the process of "reform and renegotiation" of the UK's EU membership is under way, following a summit in Brussels.

Militants storm Somalia military base

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:46
At least 30 people are killed as al-Shabab gunmen attack a military base used by African Union peacekeepers in southern Somalia, witnesses say.

Cech agrees terms with Arsenal

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:45
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech is having a medical at Arsenal today after the two clubs agreed a fee.

Harry Potter play to open next year

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:24
JK Rowling announces the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will open in London's West End next year.

Why bankers believe Greece will do a deal with its creditors

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:20
Bankers expect the Greek government to do a deal with creditors, in the face of all present obstacles, because the consequences of failure are too dire to contemplate.

Nigeria death sentences for blasphemy

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:08
An Islamic court sentences nine people to death after finding them guilty of blasphemy in the northern Nigerian city of Kano.

Bolivia 1-3 Peru

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:56
Paolo Guerrero scores a hat-trick as Peru beat Bolivia 3-1 to reach the semi-finals of the Copa America.

Disappeared team continue body search

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:50
Investigators who have uncovered remains in a search for one of the Disappeared are "confident" that at least two bodies have been found.

Tesco's sales decline in UK slows

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:32
Tesco says UK sales fell 1.3% in the three months to the end of May as the retailer continues to try to stem the flow of customers switching to discount chains.

VIDEO: France orders Uber taxi ban

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:22
France's interior minister has ordered the closure of the Uber service, following a day of protests by taxi drivers.

Rupp '100% behind' coach Salazar

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:20
US distance runner Galen Rupp is backing his coach Alberto Salazar "100%" despite allegations he practised doping techniques.

South Africa frustration at Marikana deaths inquiry

Fri, 2015-06-26 02:49
Senior police could take the hit over the deaths of miners during a strike in South Africa in 2012, but politicians are likely to escape, writes Milton Nkosi.

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