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Two women held in Disappeared case

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:34
Two more women are arrested by detectives investigating the 1972 abduction and murder of Belfast woman Jean McConville.
Categories: International News

Removed Banksy taken to city museum

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:33
The Banksy picture at the centre of a row over ownership is moved from a youth club by police and taken to Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery.
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BBC and Sky experience fault on iOS

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:32
The BBC and Sky's video-on-demand apps simultaneously experience a fault on iPhones and iPads that prevents TV shows from streaming.
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Bale finally emerges from Ronaldo's shadow

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:32
Gareth Bale proves he can be a game-changer on the big occasion for Real Madrid with the winner in the Copa del Rey final
Categories: International News

Caption Challenge: Predator gets an ice cream

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:30
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.
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Man guilty of beheading girlfriend

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:28
A man who beheaded his teenage girlfriend with a kitchen knife at his flat in Sheffield is found guilty of her murder.
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Weather blights S Korea ferry search

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:26
Bad weather, murky water and strong currents are hampering the search for survivors of a stricken South Korean ferry, from which almost 300 people are missing.
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'No chance' for trapped mine workers

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:17
The son of one of the four men who died when a mine in the Swansea Valley flooded tells a court he "knew straight away there was no chance for them boys".
Categories: International News

Met in 'one of biggest gun hauls'

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:16
The Metropolitan Police say they have seized one of their biggest hauls of firearms, including assault rifles and a machine gun.
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Putin cautious on force in Ukraine

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:15
Russia's President Putin says he hopes he won't have to exercise his "right" to send troops into Ukraine, as crisis talks are held with Western leaders in Geneva.
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Iran has 'cut uranium stock' - IAEA

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:07
Iran has neutralised half of its higher-enriched uranium stockpile, in keeping with a deal agreed earlier this year, the world's nuclear watchdog says.
Categories: International News

VIDEO: Three killed in clashes at Ukraine base

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:04
Three people were killed in a raid on a base in eastern Ukraine overnight, the country's interior minister says, as the US, Russia, the EU and Ukraine begin crisis talks in Geneva.
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The level crossing wars

Thu, 2014-04-17 14:01
The battle over Britain's level crossings
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333 new call centre jobs for Derry

Thu, 2014-04-17 13:58
More than 300 call centre jobs are to be created in Londonderry as a result of an investment by an American corporation.
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Harrowing text messages as ferry sank

Thu, 2014-04-17 13:53
As ferry sank, students sent parents harrowing text messages
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Efforts to find cause of power cut

Thu, 2014-04-17 13:50
Engineers are still trying to establish what caused a power cut which blacked out most of northern Scotland on Wednesday night.
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VIDEO: Lighting the way and more arts stories

Thu, 2014-04-17 13:45
A giant light installation in an old gas storage tank in Germany, works by French sculptor Auguste Rodin and US photographer Robert Mapplethorpe side by side in Paris - and more from the world of arts.
Categories: International News

Pistorius forensic tests challenged

Thu, 2014-04-17 13:34
The tests carried out by a forensic expert for Oscar Pistorius' murder trial are being rigorously challenged by the state prosecutor in South Africa.
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Pensioners could get death estimate

Thu, 2014-04-17 13:31
Retirees could be told how long they are likely to live after stopping work, says pensions minister Steve Webb.
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Birds of prey deaths increase to 20

Thu, 2014-04-17 13:09
The discovery of another buzzard's body brings the number of birds of prey found dead in Ross-shire to 20.
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