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Bodies found after Tornado collision

Wed, 2014-08-20 05:16
Two bodies are found after Italian Tornado fighter jets collide and crash during training, while the fate of two other crew members is unknown.

India activist Irom Sharmila freed

Wed, 2014-08-20 05:01
Indian activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who has been on a hunger strike for 14 years, is freed following a court order.

VIDEO: Stand up comedy lessons for vicars

Wed, 2014-08-20 05:01
A group of vicars from the South East vow to make sermons more fun by taking part in a course which teaches them how to tell jokes.

Teacher makes 27,000 loom band top

Wed, 2014-08-20 04:56
A supply teacher from Northamptonshire uses more than 27,000 pink loom bands to create a one-off garment for a breast cancer charity.

Iran MPs dismiss science minister

Wed, 2014-08-20 04:53
Iran's parliament votes to dismiss Science Minister Reza Faraji-Dana, dealing a blow to reformist President Hassan Rouhani.

Pakistan protesters guard parliament

Wed, 2014-08-20 04:38
Pakistan's anti-government cleric Tahirul Qadri has called on protesters to continue guarding access to all state buildings amid a massive sit-in at Islamabad.

VIDEO: Friend pays tribute to reporter Foley

Wed, 2014-08-20 04:27
Sunday Times photographer Paul Conroy pays tribute to US reporter James Foley, who has apparently been killed by the Islamic State.

Teenager raped woman in her 90s

Wed, 2014-08-20 04:27
A teenager who raped a woman in her 90s in the hall of her home has been jailed for 16 years at Newport Crown Court.

Pakistan defends meeting separatists

Wed, 2014-08-20 04:19
Pakistan's high commissioner to India Abdul Basit defends his meetings with Kashmiri separatists, a move which led to Delhi cancelling planned talks with Islamabad.

Student in lifesaving heart finding

Wed, 2014-08-20 04:13
An 18-year-old student has made a scientific breakthrough that could help save the lives of black athletes with undiagnosed heart problems.

Hospital hack 'exploited Heartbleed'

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:54
A leading security expert alleges that hackers made use of the Heartbleed flaw to steal the personal details of 4.5 million healthcare patients.

The only Englishman in Spain's elite

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:51
Charlie I'Anson, a 21-year-old from Luton, might have been facing Lionel Messi this weekend - a far cry from his early days at Grimsby.

McKillop earns first European gold

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:40
Michael McKillop adds a first IPC European Athletics Championships gold to his haul of Paralympic and world titles.

Four arrested over letter bombs

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:40
Police investigating a series of letter bombs sent to addresses in Northern Ireland and England arrest four people.

VIDEO: CCTV shows tornado strike beach cafe

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:37
CCTV shows a beach in the town of Arenzano in northern Italy being torn apart by a tornado.

Fire destroys NFF building in Abuja

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:34
A huge fire rips through the Nigeria Football Federation building in the country's capital Abuja on Wednesday.

Gardener impaled on spikes dies

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:31
A gardener dies after being impaled on spiked railings while pruning a fir tree.

Barcelona transfer ban appeal fails

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:29
Barcelona cannot sign players until 2016 once the current transfer window shuts, after Fifa reject their appeal over a ban.

Argentina in plan to avoid US ruling

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:17
An emotional President de Kirchner says proposed legislation will return control of its debt to the government.

VIDEO: Barenboim: 'Orchestra must play on'

Wed, 2014-08-20 03:14
Conductor Daniel Barenboim speaks to Newsnight's Kirsty Wark about how the situation in Gaza has affected his orchestra of musicians from both sides in the conflict.

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