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Kane is similar to me - Shearer

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:47
There is a "bit of everything" to Harry Kane's game and he can be "very, very good", says ex-England striker Alan Shearer.

Hotel murder suspect back in UK

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:47
A man wanted for questioning in connection with the murder of a Cardiff woman in a hotel in the city has been extradited from Africa.

Plane co-pilot 'started descent'

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:46
Co-pilot of Germanwings flight that crashed in Alps took sole control of plane and intentionally started descent, officials say

Your pictures: Docks

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:44
Readers' photographs on the theme of docks.

Pits to close after funding refused

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:41
The government refuses to extend the lives of two deep coal mines, saying more state aid would not represent value for money.

Focus Of Crash Investigation Shifts To Pilots Of Germanwings Plane

NPR News - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:33

The New York Times and other news organizations are reporting that one of the pilots was locked out of the cockpit before the crash. Germanwings said it could neither confirm nor deny the report.

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Asylum claims 'highest for 22 years'

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:23
The UN's refugee agency says the number of refugees seeking asylum in developed countries rose by 45% in 2014, with Germany receiving the most claims.

Australia beat India to reach final

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:22
Australia power into the Cricket World Cup final with a 95-run victory over defending champions India in Sydney.

Nigeria rivals sign peace accord

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:12
Nigeria's two main presidential candidates sign a peace accord to prevent violence in tightly contested elections due on Saturday.

Killed pig's owner lodges complaint

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:03
A man prosecuted for failing to look after his pet pig lodges a complaint against the RSPCA for putting it down.

Oil firms to cut hundreds of jobs

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:02
Oil giants Shell and Taqa announce plans to cut hundreds of North Sea jobs, citing "challenging" times for the industry.

PODCAST: The relationship of regulating

Marketplace - American Public Media - Thu, 2015-03-26 03:00

Markets react to airstrikes in Yemen, questions over the nature of "regulatory capture," and Kim Gordon talks about her greatest money lesson.

Top Gear: Who will replace Clarkson?

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 02:59
Who will replace Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear?

France cuts budget deficit target

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 02:59
France cuts its budget deficit target for this year and signals that the economic recovery is gathering pace.

Who will win the live-streaming video battle?

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 02:53
Tech companies are vying to launch a successful live-streaming video service.

Saudis Target Houthi Positions In Yemen

NPR News - Thu, 2015-03-26 02:48

Saudi Arabia and nine other countries launched airstrikes against the Shiite rebels, who have taken control of much of the country. The U.S. is providing logistical and intelligence support.

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Student cleared of planning attack

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 02:45
Law student Erol Incedal cleared at Old Bailey of charge of planning terror attack

VIDEO: Clarkson return 'cannot be ruled out'

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 02:45
Jeremy Clarkson's return to the BBC cannot be ruled out, the BBC's creative director Alan Yentob tells Newsnight.

UK to train 'moderate Syria forces'

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 02:42
Britain is to provide military training to "Syrian moderate opposition forces", Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says.

Erol Incedal: The trial we couldn't report

BBC - Thu, 2015-03-26 02:39
Erol Incedal and the trial we couldn't report