BBC News 25 December 2014 Last updated at 16:17

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Queen sends reconciliation message

Watch Queen Elizabeth II's Christmas message

The Queen uses her annual Christmas Day broadcast to highlight the importance of reconciliation between opposing sides.


File photo: Moaz Youssef al-KasasbehFather urges IS to free Jordan pilot

The father of a Jordanian pilot seized by Islamic State in Syria pleads with the militants to treat his son as a "guest" and release him.

Snowy scene in UKWeather warnings for Boxing Day snow

Severe weather warnings of more than 10cm of snow are issued by the Met Office for 26 December for some parts of the UK.

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