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Lords urged not to delay suspensions

18 hours 57 min ago
The House of Lords should have the ability to immediately suspend members after a scandal breaks, a senior Labour peer says.

Canada sees topless rights rally

19 hours 7 min ago
Hundreds of Canadian woman join a topless protest march after three sisters were allegedly stopped by police for cycling without shirts.

The troubleshooting teddies of Tirana

19 hours 17 min ago
Why Albanians are hanging cuddly toys from their rooftops

Ottawa: Canada's cheating capital?

19 hours 20 min ago
Is Ottawa really Canada's hotbed of infidelity?

New US rights march starts in Selma

1 August 2015 - 10:46pm
Civil rights campaigners in the US begin a 40-day march to highlight what they say is a fresh attack on equal rights for African Americans.

Queen portrait shows off best sides

1 August 2015 - 10:07pm
The Queen shows off her best sides in a quadruple portrait produced by photographer Hugo Rittson-Thomas.

IAAF files show 'extent of cheating'

1 August 2015 - 10:00pm
Anti-doping data, leaked to the Sunday Times and seen by the BBC, shows an "extraordinary extent of cheating" in elite athletics.

Man rides Tour de France on Chopper

1 August 2015 - 7:50pm
A man from Merseyside raises more than £80,000 for charity by riding the Tour de France course on a child's Raleigh Chopper bike.

Chelsea were due silverware - Hayes

1 August 2015 - 7:22pm
Chelsea Ladies boss Emma Hayes tells BBC Sport her Women’s FA Cup-winning side were due their first piece of silverware.

VIDEO: 'Why can't we get married?'

1 August 2015 - 7:21pm
Two men attending the annual Gay Pride parade in Belfast explain why they believe they should be able to get married.

Storey wins Para-cycling road gold

1 August 2015 - 6:55pm
Britain's Dame Sarah Storey wins her second gold at the Para-cycling Road World Championships after triumphing in the road race.

A Winter Olympics without snow?

1 August 2015 - 6:51pm
Beijing will become the first city to host a summer Olympics and a winter Games, but there are concerns over its climate.

Murder probe as man found on street

1 August 2015 - 6:03pm
Police launch a murder investigation after confirming a man who was found unconscious on a Cardiff street has died in hospital.

VIDEO: 'Plane crash a tragic accident'

1 August 2015 - 5:33pm
Chris Evans, founder of CarFest, said the plane crash which occurred during the Cheshire festival was "a tragic accident".

BA to cut hand baggage allowance

1 August 2015 - 5:20pm
British Airways announces it is to cut the hand baggage allowance for customers on its flights.

Display pilot killed in CarFest crash

1 August 2015 - 5:11pm
The pilot of a display team plane dies in a crash at the CarFest motoring event in Cheshire .

VIDEO: Highlights: Chelsea win Women's FA Cup

1 August 2015 - 5:04pm
Chelsea win the first Women's FA Cup final to be played at Wembley, beating Notts County 1-0 in front of 30,710 fans.

TV star Dec ties knot in Newcastle

1 August 2015 - 4:47pm
Television presenter Declan Donnelly returns to his home city of Newcastle to tie the knot with his agent, Ali Astall.

Mourners gather for Brown funeral

1 August 2015 - 4:42pm
Mourners gather in the US state of Georgia for the private funeral of Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston.

Iraqi Kurds issue warning to PKK

1 August 2015 - 4:37pm
Iraqi Kurdish authorities urge Turkish Kurd separatist forces to leave civilian areas, as Turkey continues its air strikes.

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