Great white shark 'Lydia' on course for Ireland
Crufts Live: Video and pics world's greatest dog show
A poodle named Ricky has landed the world's most prestigious dog show prize after being judged this year's Best-in-Show at Crufts.
Rio Carnival: Millions enjoy world's biggest party
Streets across Brazil have been swamped with carnival revellers, with the largest parties attracting more than one million merrymakers.
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Co-operative chief executive Euan Sutherland has reportedly offered to quit new
Co-operative Group chief executive Euan Sutherland has reportedly offered to quit, saying the business is "ungovernable".
Stolen passport man 'asylum seeker' new
One of the passengers using a stolen passport on a missing plane was an Iranian asylum seeker, Malaysian police have said.
Pathologist resumes giving evidence new
The pathologist who carried out a post-mortem examination on the girlfriend shot by Oscar Pistorius is giving evidence for a second day at the athlete's murder trial.
Gloucester appoint Woodman new
Gloucester have announced the appointment of England World Cup winner Trevor Woodman as their new scrum coach.
Bayern Munich v Arsenal: Arsene Wenger pleads with referee ahead of Champions League clash new
Arsene Wenger challenged the Norwegian referee in tonight's Champions League last-16 tie with Bayern Munich to give his team a “fair chance”, with the Arsenal manager claiming his side had been the victim of too many dismissals on critical European nights.
Tuilagi could make Rome return new
England are deliberating whether to recall Manu Tuilagi to the bench to reinforce their final assault on the RBS 6 Nations title.
John: Concert film is glam and OTT new
Sir Elton John has revealed that his new concert film is more lavish production than The Red Piano.
Zac Efron: I'm up for HSM reunion new
Zac Efron has teased he would like to return to his High School Musical roots.
Van Morrison's song lyrics go from stage to page
Van Morrison's classic song lyrics are to be immortalised in a new book spanning his half-century in the music business.