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Day in pictures: 24 September

Wed, 2014-09-24 03:27
News images from around the world: 23 September

South Sudan hunger crisis 'eases'

Wed, 2014-09-24 03:20
South Sudan's hunger crisis eases after a "green harvest", but about 1.5 million people are still in desperate need of food aid, experts say.

Hyenas feast at vulture restaurants

Wed, 2014-09-24 03:18
"Restaurants" of dead meat set up for endangered vultures also attract an undesirable clientele of hyenas and jackals, according to a six-year study.

Paxman to host Channel 4 election

Wed, 2014-09-24 03:15
Former Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman will host Channel 4's coverage of the 2015 general election.

VIDEO: What happened to #BringBackOurGirls?

Wed, 2014-09-24 02:36
The hashtag that won't go away

Ex-housemaster denies sex attacks

Wed, 2014-09-24 02:27
A former housemaster from Bristol denies indecently assaulting seven boys at two boarding schools in the 1970s and 80s.

Murray loyal to Great Britain - LTA

Wed, 2014-09-24 02:22
Andy Murray is "unquestionably loyal" to Britain, says the LTA after he was criticised for supporting Scottish independence.

Ambulance response target missed

Wed, 2014-09-24 02:13
The Welsh Ambulance Service again misses its target of reaching 65% of life-threatening incidents in eight minutes.

Rowsell criticises British Cycling

Wed, 2014-09-24 02:12
Joanna Rowsell is disappointed British Cycling did not enter a rider in the women's time trial at the World Road Championships.

McIlroy star-struck at Ferguson talk

Wed, 2014-09-24 02:11
Ex-Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson addresses Europe's Ryder Cup team after being invited by Paul McGinley.

Why does government do less for the North East than Scotland?

Wed, 2014-09-24 02:08
Why does government do less for North East than Scotland?

Thai murder police 'close to arrest'

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:52
Thai police probing the murders of two Britons are "close to making an arrest" and looking for a man thought to be in Bangkok.

VIDEO: Sturgeon to run for SNP leadership

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:44
Nicola Sturgeon announces her plan to run for the leadership of the Scottish National Party, and to become Scotland's First Minister.

VIDEO: Labour conference changes over years

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:38
Archive footage and interviews with Ken Livingstone and Steve Richards track the changes to the Labour conferences.

Breath test for TB developed

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:37
US researchers develop the first breath test for TB, which they say shows promise in animal studies.

Roan named BBC sports editor

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:34
Dan Roan, who led the BBC's sports news coverage at the World Cup, is named as the corporation's sports editor.

VIDEO: Joy in court as Abu Qatada is cleared

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:29
Radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada is expected to be released 'within hours' after a Jordanian court ruled there was insufficient evidence against him.

Venezuela beauty queen killers jailed

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:19
Three Venezuelan men are sentenced to more than 20 years in jail for the murder of beauty queen Monica Spear and her British partner in January.

Car insurance market faces overhaul

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:13
Exclusive pricing deals between motor insurers and price comparison websites will be banned, the Competition and Markets Authority has said.

VIDEO: The show that launched the YBAs

Wed, 2014-09-24 01:01
The one show that made Britain's most famous artists

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