Plane aborts takeoff after crashing into fish
Tesco queue row punch customer avoids jail
A vulnerable man who "flipped" when a Tesco Express shop assistant told him he had joined the wrong queue when he finally reached the till has been sentenced for punching one worker in the face and verbally abusing another.
Boss of bitcoin exchange found dead in Singapore
The boss of a virtual currency exchange has been found dead at her home in Singapore.
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.
Ellen's Oscars photo: the selfie pic that broke Twitter
Ellen DeGeneres' selfie photograph during the Oscars ceremony - with a line-up of stars including Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, Kevin Spacey, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt - went straight on to Twitter and promptly went viral.
Crufts Live: Video and pics world's greatest dog show
Crufts, the UK's annual festival of all things pooch-related, is in full swing with a distinctly international flavour, with more than 2,000 dogs from overseas joining their British counterparts in Birmingham.
Human Barbie wants to live on air and light alone
Ukrainian model Valeria Lukyanova dubbed the “human Barbie” has revealed she is training herself to live off only light and air.
The top 50 things we hate most about modern life
Northern Ireland Nightlife - pubs, clubs and parties 2014
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Gilmore hails Euro-poll candidate new
The principles of tolerance, freedom and human rights must be Ireland's "calling cards" abroad, Tanaiste and Labour leader Eamon Gilmore insisted as he welcomed confirmation that Phil Prendergast will be a European election candidate for the party.
Events to mark dam burst disaster new
Events have begun to mark the 150th anniversary of the deaths of at least 240 people in what many see as a largely forgotten British disaster.
Minister backs 'assisted dying' bid new
Care minister Norman Lamb has backed moves to legalise "assisted dying".
Arscott brace helps Chiefs to final new
Exeter secured a place in the LV= Cup final at their own Sandy Park ground after beating Bath 22-19 to secure a shot at a first major trophy in their 143-year history.
England v Wales new
England entered their RBS 6 Nations title clash with champions Wales on the brink of securing a first Triple Crown since 2003.
Solskjaer willing to shuffle pack new
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he will keep tinkering with his Cardiff line-up after another raft of changes brought a much-needed victory over Fulham.
Cowell 'showing softer side' new
Sinitta says Simon Cowell has become a "softy" since welcoming baby Eric.
A Great Big World: We're getting sexy new
A Great Big World have joked that Christina Aguilera could give them tips on sexing things up.
Mel C: I wind up VB
Mel C says Victoria Beckham has a great "dry sense of humor".