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Newcastle 1 Aston Villa 0: Cisse's first-half goal, which he celebrated with Jonas Gutierrez on the Newcastle bench, saw Carver's side get back to winning ways

Jonas Gutierrez last played for Newcastle in October 2013

Newcastle vs Aston Villa team news: Jonas Gutierrez could make St James' Park return as Jack Colback dropped after Brit Awards picture

Colback was seen looking worse for wear after the Brit Awards ceremony while Villa make four changes

Saido Berahino, Ashley Young, Papiss Cisse and Tim Sherwood

Manchester United vs Sunderland live: Wes Brown wrongly sent-off as Wayne Rooney scores a penalty, plus latest Premier League scores

Follow the latest updates from the Premier League, including Burnley vs Swansea, Newcastle vs Aston Villa, Stoke vs Hull and West Brom vs Southampton

Newcastle caretaker manager John Carver (right) reacts

Premier League: Newcastle United vs Aston Villa match preview

A look ahead to Saturday’s Premier League fixture at St James’ Park

Jonas Gutierrez last played for Newcastle in October 2013

Jonas Gutierrez could return for Newcastle United after cancer recovery

Toon star set for an emotional return in the coming weeks

Paul Pogba, Mats Hummels, Lionel Messi and Alvaro Morata
Raheem Sterling, Harry Kane, Olivier Giroud, David Silva, Joey Barton and Jose Mourinho

Six things we learnt this weekend: Arsenal come out on top, Jose Mourinho will never be happy, Liverpool put Manchester United in trouble

Barton could cost QPR dear, Allardyce fumes but Song should know better and City won't give up easily

Paul Gascoigne on BT Sport

Paul Gascoigne and Russel Brand on BT Sport: Fragility, warmth, humour – it's good to see Gazza on form again

VIEW FROM THE SOFA: Matchday Live with Fletch and Sav,  BT Sport 1

Wilfried Bony has been linked with a move to Manchester City

Premier League - LIVE: Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United in action before Manchester City play Newcastle

Follow every goal from today's seven Premier League matches

Yaya Toure of Manchester City celebrates the opening goal

Premier League: Manchester City vs Newcastle United match preview

A look ahead to this weekend’s Premier League fixture at the Etihad Stadium

Premier League games on TV: Chelsea and Manchester City most featured - Arsenal, Man Utd and Spurs well represented

Sky Sports focus on the title race whilst BT Sport concentrate on top-four battle

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War with Isis: Fears that the looming battle for Mosul will unleash 'a million refugees'

The battle for Mosul will unleash 'a million refugees'

Aid agencies prepare for vast exodus following planned Iraqi offensive against the Isis-held city, reports Patrick Cockburn
Yvette Cooper: We can't lose the election. There's too much on the line

Yvette Cooper: We can't lose the election. There's too much on the line

The shadow Home Secretary on fighting radical Islam, protecting children, and why anyone in Labour who's thinking beyond May must 'sort themselves out'
A bad week for the Greens: Leader Natalie Bennett's 'car crash' radio interview is followed by Brighton council's failure to set a budget due to infighting

It's not easy being Green

After a bad week in which its leader had a public meltdown and its only city council couldn't agree on a budget vote, what next for the alternative party? It's over to Caroline Lucas to find out
Gorillas nearly missed: BBC producers didn't want to broadcast Sir David Attenborough's famed Rwandan encounter

Gorillas nearly missed

BBC producers didn't want to broadcast Sir David Attenborough's famed Rwandan encounter
Downton Abbey effect sees impoverished Italian nobles inspired to open their doors to paying guests for up to €650 a night

The Downton Abbey effect

Impoverished Italian nobles are opening their doors to paying guests, inspired by the TV drama
China's wild panda numbers have increased by 17% since 2003, new census reveals

China's wild panda numbers on the up

New census reveals 17% since 2003
Barbara Woodward: Britain's first female ambassador to China intends to forge strong links with the growing economic superpower

Our woman in Beijing builds a new relationship

Britain's first female ambassador to China intends to forge strong links with growing economic power
Courage is rare. True humility is even rarer. But the only British soldier to be awarded the Victoria Cross in Afghanistan has both

Courage is rare. True humility is even rarer

Beware of imitations, but the words of the soldier awarded the Victoria Cross were the real thing, says DJ Taylor
Alexander McQueen: The catwalk was a stage for the designer's astonishing and troubling vision

Alexander McQueen's astonishing vision

Ahead of a major retrospective, Alexander Fury talks to the collaborators who helped create the late designer's notorious spectacle
New BBC series savours half a century of food in Britain, from Vesta curries to nouvelle cuisine

Dinner through the decades

A new BBC series challenged Brandon Robshaw and his family to eat their way from the 1950s to the 1990s
Philippa Perry interview: The psychotherapist on McDonald's, fancy specs and meeting Grayson Perry on an evening course

Philippa Perry interview

The psychotherapist on McDonald's, fancy specs and meeting Grayson Perry on an evening course
Bill Granger recipes: Our chef recreates the exoticism of the Indonesian stir-fry

Bill Granger's Indonesian stir-fry recipes

Our chef was inspired by the south-east Asian cuisine he encountered as a teenager
Chelsea vs Tottenham: Harry Kane was at Wembley to see Spurs beat the Blues and win the Capital One Cup - now he's their great hope

Harry Kane interview

The striker was at Wembley to see Spurs beat the Blues and win the Capital One Cup - now he's their great hope
The Last Word: For the good of the game: why on earth don’t we leave Fifa?

Michael Calvin's Last Word

For the good of the game: why on earth don’t we leave Fifa?
HIV pill: Scientists hail discovery of 'game-changer' that cuts the risk of infection among gay men by 86%

Scientists hail daily pill that protects against HIV infection

Breakthrough in battle against global scourge – but will the NHS pay for it?