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Email error reveals bank's EU project - Sat, 23 May 2015
The Bank of England confirms it is researching the financial risks of the UK leaving the EU after it "inadvertently" sent details of the project to the Guardian newspaper.

End adoption delays, councils told - Sat, 23 May 2015
Councils in England could be forced to merge their services to speed up adoption rates, under new government powers to be announced next week.

Councils urge blanket legal high ban - Fri, 22 May 2015
Councils across England and Wales call on the government to introduce a ban on the sale of legal highs.

High turnout in gay marriage vote - Fri, 22 May 2015
A high turnout is reported as polls close after the Republic of Ireland votes in a referendum on whether to legalise same-sex marriage.

Balls 'not dashing back to politics' - Fri, 22 May 2015
Ed Balls rules out an early return to frontline politics and says Labour should have been more "pro-business" in an exclusive interview with Nick Robinson.

Sturgeon condemns leak 'dirty tricks' - Fri, 22 May 2015
Nicola Sturgeon calls on Alistair Carmichael to consider his position as an MP after he admits being behind the leak of a memo ahead of the election.

Dozens dead in Mexico gang shoot-out - Sat, 23 May 2015
At least 43 people are killed in a gunfight between security forces and an armed gang in one of Mexico's most violent states.

Baghdad halts Ramadi refugee flow - Sat, 23 May 2015
Authorities in Baghdad close a key bridge, stopping the flow of refugees fleeing the city of Ramadi captured by Islamic State militants this week.

Service to mark Dunkirk rescue - Sat, 23 May 2015
A service is to be held later in Dunkirk to mark the 75th anniversary of the rescue of thousands of allied troops during World War Two.

First set of Clinton emails released - Fri, 22 May 2015
State Department releases hundreds of emails - many relating to the attack in Benghazi, Libya - from Hillary Clinton's private email account.

Farc suspends truce after attack - Sat, 23 May 2015
Colombian Farc leftist rebel group suspends its unilateral ceasefire following army attack in which 26 fighters died.

Stage set for biggest ever Eurovision - Fri, 22 May 2015
Sweden, Russia and Italy are among the favourites to win the 60th annual Eurovision Song Contest, which takes place in Vienna later.

Nepal's treasures: Before and after - Mon, 27 Apr 2015
Images of the destruction wreaked on Nepal's Kathmandu valley landmarks by Saturday's deadly earthquake.

CCTV 'switch-off' and Amazon tax move - Fri, 22 May 2015
Stories making Saturday's front pages include reports that councils are switching off CCTV cameras to save cash and that retailer Amazon has changed its tax arrangements.

VIDEO: Is this the new face of the £20 note? - Sat, 23 May 2015
Julia Margaret Cameron was a pioneering British photographer, and should be the face of the £20 note, says Will Gompertz.

Spain's political masters face bloody nose - Sat, 23 May 2015
Spaniards are poised to give their political masters a bloody nose in a bumper election year, reports James Badcock.

Assessing Syria's chemical weapons - Sat, 23 May 2015
For the past year, there have been reports that chemicals such as chlorine and ammonia continue to be used for attacks in Syria. So why is it so difficult to monitor what weapons Syria has?

Islamic State: How it is run - Thu, 21 May 2015
The BBC's Aidan Lewis looks at what is known about the structure of Islamic State (IS) and how the jihadist group is run.

Spiders strum on leaves for love - Sat, 23 May 2015
Purring spiders use leaves as microphones and speakers to transmit their purring courtship song to a female, scientists find.

Fan's dog eats play-off tickets - Fri, 22 May 2015
A football fan is left in a panic after his dog eats his tickets for Monday's Championship play-off final.

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NZ batsmen punish profligate England - Fri, 22 May 2015
New Zealand dominate England's bowlers to move into a strong position after two days of the first Test at Lord's.

McIlroy misses cut at Wentworth - Fri, 22 May 2015

'I will not walk away from Chelsea' - Fri, 22 May 2015

Will Hull's season end on high note? - Fri, 22 May 2015
Hull face Manchester United looking to overhaul Newcastle and avoid relegation on the last day of the top-flight season.

I need Golovkin fear factor - Froch - Fri, 22 May 2015
Carl Froch says the motivation of a bout with WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin could persuade him to continue.

Saturday's gossip column - Fri, 22 May 2015
Manchester City favourites to sign Sterling, Berahino told to put career before money, Arsenal eye Lyon duo, plus more.

Gillespie confirms England talks - Fri, 22 May 2015
Jason Gillespie holds two positive meetings with director of cricket Andrew Strauss over the England head coach vacancy.

Glasgow beat Ulster to reach final - Fri, 22 May 2015
Glasgow Warriors reach the Pro12 final after a late DTH van der Merwe converted try sees off Ulster.

Van Gaal 'believes' De Gea will stay - Fri, 22 May 2015
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal "believes" goalkeeper David De Gea will stay at the club next season.

Leeds 36-16 Hull KR - Fri, 22 May 2015
Kevin Sinfield goes third on rugby league's list of all-time points-scorers as Leeds beat Hull KR in the Super League.

High security as Pakistan win T20 - Fri, 22 May 2015
More than 4,000 security staff are in force as Pakistan stages its first international match since a 2009 terror attack.

Edmund & Konta into French Open draw - Fri, 22 May 2015
Britain's Kyle Edmund and Johanna Konta qualify for the main draw in the French Open at Roland Garros.

Holt fooled by Dyche impersonator - Fri, 22 May 2015
That feeling of being wanted again scuppers Wigan striker Grant Holt as he falls for a fake Sean Dyche schoolboy prank.

Hull FC 10-17 St Helens - Fri, 22 May 2015
Tommy Makinson scores the crucial try as St Helens move up to second in Super League with victory at Hull FC.

Rodgers expects Sterling to stay - Fri, 22 May 2015
Brendan Rodgers says he expects Raheem Sterling to see through the remaining two years of his contract.

Contador loses Giro lead after crash - Fri, 22 May 2015
Alberto Contador loses his Giro d'Italia lead after a crash causes chaos 3.2km from the finish of stage 13 in Jesolo.

Murray hails 'best clay-court' form - Fri, 22 May 2015
British number one Andy Murray believes he is playing the best clay-court tennis of his career ahead of the French Open.

Southend United v Wycombe Wanderers - Fri, 22 May 2015
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's League Two play-off final between Southend United and Wycombe Wanderers.

Spurs' Adebayor given time away - Fri, 22 May 2015
Emmanuel Adebayor is granted compassionate leave for personal reasons for the second time this season.

Ancelotti wants to stay on at Real - Fri, 22 May 2015
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti says he wants to stay at the club despite Rafael Benitez being linked with his job.