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Federer beats Djokovic to Dubai win

Sat, 2015-02-28 12:15
Roger Federer wins his seventh Dubai Championship title with a 6-3 7-5 victory over world number one Novak Djokovic.

Eight guilty over $100m Paris heists

Sat, 2015-02-28 11:55
Eight men are jailed over a double heist on the Harry Winston jewellery shop in Paris that netted watches and jewels worth more than $100m.

Scotland 19-22 Italy

Sat, 2015-02-28 11:16
Italy claim their first Six Nations win of this season's championship by beating Scotland at Murrayfield.

UKIP MP wants electoral reform

Sat, 2015-02-28 10:14
UKIP could call for electoral reform if it holds the balance of power in the next parliament, the party's first elected MP Douglas Carswell says.

Terror tactics 'flawed' - Davis

Sat, 2015-02-28 09:47
The intelligence agencies are accused of using flawed tactics after it emerged they were aware of the man dubbed 'Jihadi John' before he went to Syria.

Egypt lists Hamas as terrorist group

Sat, 2015-02-28 09:43
An Egyptian court designates the Palestinian group Hamas as a terrorist organisation, accusing it of supporting an insurgency in northern Sinai.

West Ham United 1-3 Crystal Palace

Sat, 2015-02-28 09:37
Glenn Murray scored twice and was sent off as Crystal Palace recorded a league double over West Ham for the first time in 42 years.

Video technology trials delayed

Sat, 2015-02-28 08:39
Football's lawmakers have postponed plans in the Netherlands to trial video replays in live games.

Pegida UK stages first demonstration

Sat, 2015-02-28 08:34
More than 1,500 protesters demonstrate against the first rally in Britain by a group opposed to what it calls the "Islamisation of Europe".

Looted Iraq museum opens 12 years on

Sat, 2015-02-28 08:24
Iraq's national museum officially reopens in Baghdad, 12 years after it was looted in the aftermath of the invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein.

Kurdish leader seeks Turkey peace

Sat, 2015-02-28 07:58
The jailed leader of Turkey's main Kurdish rebel group urges his followers to end a 30-year armed struggle and seek a democratic peace.

Nemtsov killing polarises Russian society

Sat, 2015-02-28 07:26
Both government and opposition in Russia are coming up with theories about the killing of Putin critic Boris Nemtsov, but it could be years before it becomes clear why it happened, says the BBC's Artyom Liss.

Cyclist, 15, killed in stab murder

Sat, 2015-02-28 07:00
A 15-year-old boy was stabbed to death when three men attacked him while he was cycling with friends, police say.

West seeks full Nemtsov murder probe

Sat, 2015-02-28 06:50
Western leaders condemn the killing of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, and urge the authorities to conduct a transparent investigation.

Missing girl's family continue search

Sat, 2015-02-28 06:24
Family and friends of missing teenager Rebecca Watts gather again to look for her as police continue to search lakes and rivers.

Supreme India crush outclassed UAE

Sat, 2015-02-28 05:57
India bowl out United Arab Emirates for 102, the lowest total yet at the World Cup, before racing to victory in 18.5 overs.

Obama leads Leonard Nimoy tributes

Sat, 2015-02-28 05:55
President Obama is among those paying tribute to Leonard Nimoy, the Star Trek actor who has died aged 83, saying: "I loved Spock."

'Exquisite' gravity probe leaves UK

Sat, 2015-02-28 05:54
UK industry completes construction of the modules that make up the Lisa Pathfinder satellite - a remarkable probe that will test the key technologies needed to detect gravitational waves in space.

The rise of Yemen's Houthi rebels

Sat, 2015-02-28 05:11
Ansar Allah, or the Houthi movement, began as a defence of the Zaidi religious tradition but experienced several major transformations in arriving at its current dominance of Yemeni politics, Charles Schmitz writes.

VIDEO: Mariupol's volunteer defence force

Sat, 2015-02-28 04:19
Fighting has died down in Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions in recent days, after a ceasefire agreed between the government and pro-Russian rebels.