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Kenenisa Bekele to face Sir Mo Farah and Eilud Kipchoge in London Marathon

39 min 12 sec ago
Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele will race Britain's Sir Mo Farah and Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge in the London Marathon in April.

Tommy Fleetwood wins Abu Dhabi Championship

55 min 57 sec ago
England's Tommy Fleetwood wins the Abu Dhabi Championship by two shots

Syria: Turkey says ground troops moved in on Afrin

59 min 11 sec ago
US-backed militants deny Turkish reports, saying they have "repelled" attacks in northern Syria.

Kabul: Gunman shot Intercontinental Hotel diners - eyewitness

1 hour 11 min ago
An eyewitness recounts the terrifying moment gunmen burst into a Kabul hotel shooting diners.

Grand National champion loses photos in car park fire

1 hour 19 min ago
Bob Champion said photos he was taking to his publisher were destroyed in the Liverpool Echo Arena fire.

Travel warning as heavy snow hits Scotland

1 hour 19 min ago
Police urge motorists in Dumfries and Galloway to "avoid unnecessary journeys" after a spate of accidents.

Australia v England: Jos Buttler century leads tourists to series win

2 hours 6 min ago
Jos Buttler's majestic century leads England to victory over Australia in the one-day international series with a 16-run win in the third ODI at Sydney.

Rashan Charles death: Met Police officer not facing charges

2 hours 8 min ago
Rashan Charles died as he tried to swallow a package during an arrest by police in east London.

Climbers rescued from snow-covered ridge

2 hours 52 min ago
Coastguard footage shows the men being rescued after they spent the night in sub-zero temperatures.

Marco Silva: Watford blame Everton as they sack manager

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 23:55
Watford sack manager Marco Silva, blaming Everton's approach for the Portuguese earlier this season as the "catalyst for this decision".

Australian Open: Kyle Edmund reaches first Grand Slam quarter-final

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 23:51
Britain's Kyle Edmund powers into a first Grand Slam quarter-final with a four-set win over Andreas Seppi at the Australian Open.

Pope Francis in Peru: Violence against women 'a plague'

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 23:40
Pope Francis speaks out as he holds Mass in Trujillo, Peru.

French President says Donald Trump is not a 'classical politician'

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 22:59
France's president criticises Donald Trump's crude comment about African countries, in a BBC interview.

Brownhills stabbing: Man arrested after girl, 8, killed

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 22:56
The 54-year-old man is in a stable condition in hospital with a stab wound to his stomach.

US shutdown: Senate in bid to end impasse

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 22:48
The US Senate will hold a rare Sunday session to try to break the impasse over federal funding.

UKIP leader Henry Bolton faces crunch meeting

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 21:43
Henry Bolton is expected to face a confidence vote when he meets UKIP's ruling committee later.

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal beats Diego Schwartzman to reach quarter-finals

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 21:30
Rafael Nadal progresses to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open with victory over Diego Schwartzman in four sets.

Brain put in wrong body among mortuary failures

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 21:25
Mortuary errors included one person's brain being held by a hospital for 22 years after his death.

'Pollution zones' on Scottish streets

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 20:55
Air quality improves but the number of "pollution zones" remains static, say Friends of the Earth Scotland.

Australian Open: Caroline Wozniacki beats Magdalena Rybarikova to reach last eight

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 20:44
World number two Caroline Wozniacki reaches the quarter-finals of the Australian Open with victory over Magdalena Rybarikova.