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Kiev reaches out to eastern rebels

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:38
Ukraine's interim authorities appeal for unity, promising to meet some demands of pro-Russian protesters occupying buildings in the east.

I deserve more recognition - Toure

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:36
Manchester City's Yaya Toure thinks he is not regarded as one of the best players on the planet because he is from Africa.

Labour hires Obama poll guru Axelrod

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:17
David Axelrod, the strategist who masterminded Barack Obama's presidential victories, will be a key adviser on Ed Miliband's 2015 general election campaign, the Labour Party says.

Electricians question CBI vote move

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:11
The body representing electrical contractors urges the CBI to think again about giving its support to the campaign against Scottish independence.

Man killed as pleasure boat capsizes

Fri, 2014-04-18 09:09
One man dies and another is in hospital after a boat capsizes in a Devon river estuary described by a coastguard officer as "quite treacherous".

Algeria's president gets fourth term

Fri, 2014-04-18 08:54
Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who suffered a stroke last year, wins a fourth term in office taking more than 81% of the vote.

Boy in hospital with severe burns

Fri, 2014-04-18 08:52
A seven-year-old boy is taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after an incident involving petrol left him with severe burns.

Three die in separate road crashes

Fri, 2014-04-18 08:34
Two motorcyclists and a car passenger have died in separate crashes in south and west Wales, say police.

Teachers to debate summer strike

Fri, 2014-04-18 08:34
The NUT conference is to hear calls for a one-day strike on 23 June and a campaign of industrial action over pay and workload.

Redundancy threat at building firm

Fri, 2014-04-18 08:31
Workers at a Newport building firm face redundancy after the company warned it was going into administration, union leaders claim.

Cavendish to miss Giro d'Italia

Fri, 2014-04-18 08:29
Isle of Man cyclist Mark Cavendish is to miss the Giro d'Italia as he steps up his preparations for the Tour de France.

Bomb kills at least 14 in Syria

Fri, 2014-04-18 07:49
At least 14 people are killed after a car bomb explodes in a government-controlled area of the besieged Syrian city of Homs.

Prince re-signs with 'slave' label

Fri, 2014-04-18 07:49
Pop star Prince signs a major deal with Warner Bros Records, the label he famously fell out with nearly 20 years ago.

VIDEO: Camel birth shocks sheep farmer

Fri, 2014-04-18 07:43
A farmer who was hoping for some rest after a busy lambing season has been surprised by his latest newborn - a camel.

Man suffers head and face injuries

Fri, 2014-04-18 07:40
A 46-year-old man is being treated in hospital after suffering serious face and head injuries during assault in Belfast city centre.

Sand sculptors wow seaside revellers

Fri, 2014-04-18 07:21
Weston-super-Mare's annual sand sculpture festival begins.

VIDEO: Golfer Larrazabal attacked by hornets

Fri, 2014-04-18 07:07
Spanish golfer Pablo Larrazabal is attacked by hornets and forced into a lake to avoid the swarm at the Malaysian Open.

Eastern Ukraine militants snub deal

Fri, 2014-04-18 07:04
Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine refuse to leave official buildings, just hours after an international deal was reached to defuse the crisis.

Giorgio Armani settles tax dispute

Fri, 2014-04-18 06:53
The fashion house Giorgio Armani pays 270m euros (£222m; $374m) to the Italian authorities to settle a tax bill.

Calgary killing suspect's dad speaks

Fri, 2014-04-18 06:39
The father of a man suspected of stabbing to death five people in the Canadian city of Calgary says his son was a "great kid" with a bright future.

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