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How did O'Neill's heroes defy odds?

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:59
Northern Ireland qualify for Euro 2016 against the odds, but how did they achieve it? And how far can they go in France?

MPs want better help for poorer pupils

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:54
The Public Accounts Committee calls for more effective support for two million disadvantaged school pupils.

Croc maths question 'was challenging'

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:37
A bamboozling question about a crocodile stalking its prey was one reason the pass mark for Higher maths had to be lowered, a report finds.

Why emerging economies are slowing down

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:37
As the IMF and World Bank meet in Peru, economics correspondent Andrew Walker looks at how emerging economies have been slowing down.

'Rogue' Brazilian policemen arrested

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:33
Police in Brazil arrest nine of their fellow officers suspected of carrying out a series of killings on the outskirts of Sao Paulo in August.

UN proposes Libya unity government

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:28
The UN envoy for Libya has proposed the formation of a national unity government following months of difficult talks.

Cases dropped over ill-health or age

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:14
More than 2,000 suspected criminals avoided prosecution in England and Wales last year because of their ill-health or age, figures show.

VIDEO: 'I was a child soldier in Kony's army'

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:03
At 12 Polline was forced to become a soldier in Joseph Kony's army, now 26 she is telling her story to some of the most powerful and famous women in the world to raise awareness.

VIDEO: People with learning disabilities make history on stage

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:01
People with learning disabilities make history on stage

Quiz of the week's news

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:01
Why did a US sports team fly 350 toilet rolls to London?

The forgotten woman pilot who flew Spitfires and bombers in WW2

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:00
The forgotten woman pilot who flew Spitfires and bombers

The creature with the key to immortality?

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 00:00
The creature that holds the key to immortality?

'Euro success shows NI's potential'

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 23:57
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill says qualifying for Euro 2016 shows his team's potential to achieve even more.

Strachan's focus on team, not future

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 23:53
Gordon Strachan insists it would be "wrong" to discuss his own future after his Scotland side's Euro 2016 hopes ended.

First ancient African genome sequenced

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 23:50
A 4,500-year-old African genome reveals how our ancient ancestors moved back and forth between continents.

Hodgson favours Kane as striker

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 23:16
England boss Roy Hodgson says he prefers Harry Kane to Theo Walcott as the team's lead striker.

Nigerian city in new Ebola scare

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 22:54
A new Ebola scare is reported in the southern Nigerian city of Calabar, a year after the country was declared free of the virus.

Helping Kalimantan at the heart of the haze

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 22:04
Helping Kalimantan amid forest fires

Cross-party UK EU exit group launches

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 22:00
A new cross-party group campaigning for the UK's exit from the EU launches with a clear message: "Vote leave - take control."

Scotland 2-2 Poland

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 21:39
Scotland's hopes of reaching Euro 2016 are over after Robert Lewandowski scores a stoppage-time leveller for Poland.