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US to destroy chemical weapons cache

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:16
The US is set to destroy its largest remaining cache of chemical-laden artillery shells, bringing it closer to complying with an international treaty.

VIDEO: Man arrested for Birmingham car-jack

Wed, 2015-02-04 07:07
A 25-year-old man is arrested after footage showing a woman being dragged alongside her car as it was stolen was released.

VIDEO: Peter Greste arrives in Brisbane

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:50
Peter Greste, the Australian Al-Jazeera journalist freed after 400 days in jail in Egypt arrives in Brisbane.

Hodge pulls out of mayoral race

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:46
Labour MP Margaret Hodge pulls out of the race to become the next London mayor and urges the party to choose an ethnic minority candidate.

More health cash in Budget plans

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:40
Scotland's Finance Secretary John Swinney said his budget plans would create a "more prosperous and fairer Scotland".

Care cap for young adults proposed

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:37
The cap on care costs is to be applied to younger adults, the government in England is proposing.

Medal plan for UK Ebola aid workers

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:36
Britons who have travelled to Africa to help the fight against Ebola will be eligible for a new medal, David Cameron says.

Ronald Koeman: What is his secret?

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:25
Ambitious, calm, obsessive, self-assured and with a penchant for mayonnaise on his chips - the man behind Southampton's rise.

Egypt hands down 230 life sentences

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:17
An Egyptian court has sentenced 230 people, including the prominent liberal activist Ahmed Douma, to life in prison for anti-government protests.

Alibaba begins drone delivery trials

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:05
Retail giant Alibaba says it is using quadcopter drones to deliver tea to hundreds of its customers in China as part of a test.

Tesco Bank hit by technical problems

Wed, 2015-02-04 06:05
Tesco's online banking operation has been hit by a computer fault, with customers unable to view their accounts.

Greste back home after Egypt jail

Wed, 2015-02-04 05:59
Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste returns to the Australian city of Brisbane to be reunited with his family, after his release from an Egyptian prison.

Fraud accused 'entitled' to benefits

Wed, 2015-02-04 05:58
A champion golfer accused of a £36,000 benefit fraud tells a court he never claimed anything he was not entitled to.

Probe into Mexico leader's purchases

Wed, 2015-02-04 05:50
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto orders a probe into purchases by him, his wife and the finance minister of houses from government contractors.

Man charged with Belfast murder

Wed, 2015-02-04 05:33
Police charge a 32-year-old man with the murder of Mohsin Bhatti, who was stabbed to death on a Belfast street last week.

West Ham fined £71,000 over Sakho

Wed, 2015-02-04 05:31
West Ham are fined £71,000 by Fifa for breaching rules over the selection of striker Diafra Sakho but stay in the FA Cup.

Bangladesh opposition leader charged

Wed, 2015-02-04 04:58
Bangladesh's opposition leader, Khaleda Zia, has been charged with instigating an arson attack on a bus, which claimed the lives of seven people.

VIDEO: New owner for abandoned dog Kai

Wed, 2015-02-04 04:54
A dog that became a global news star after being abandoned at a Scottish train station with his belongings in a suitcase gets a new owner.

Chad army 'kills Nigeria militants'

Wed, 2015-02-04 04:48
Chad's army says it has killed more than 200 militant Islamists and lost nine men during a battle to recapture a key town in north-eastern Nigeria.

Petrobras CEO and executives resign

Wed, 2015-02-04 04:48
The head of Brazil's state-run oil company Petrobras and five senior executives resign amid the fallout from a corruption scandal.

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