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VIDEO: Day of prisoner swaps in Ukraine

Fri, 2014-12-26 19:18
More prisoner exchanges are expected between Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels in the east - a day after the two sides swapped hundreds of captives.

Ukraine awaits fresh prisoner swaps

Fri, 2014-12-26 17:54
A new round of prisoner exchanges between Ukraine and pro-Russian eastern rebels is anticipated, a day after the two sides swapped hundreds of captives.

Abducted Mexican priest found dead

Fri, 2014-12-26 17:25
A Mexican priest who was kidnapped earlier this week is found shot dead in the south-western state of Guerrero.

Motorists stranded by snowfall

Fri, 2014-12-26 16:47
Dozens of coach passengers and drivers are left stranded in Yorkshire after snowfall sweeps parts of the UK.

Whooping cough virus 'evolving fast'

Fri, 2014-12-26 16:21
Whooping cough may be evolving to outsmart the currently used vaccine, say researchers.

Indigenous Bolivians' new confidence

Fri, 2014-12-26 16:21
President Evo Morales has given the indigenous people of Bolivia a new sense of pride - but more needs to be done, says Katy Watson.

How you helped us to report the news

Fri, 2014-12-26 16:02
A decade of audience-generated content - and how we changed

Russia refuses to have a gloomy New Year

Fri, 2014-12-26 15:40
How fish 'in a fur coat' is enough to make Russia's New Year happy

The big freeze, speed cameras and 'hacked' cars

Fri, 2014-12-26 15:35
With no linking thread to Saturday's headlines, stories about icy conditions, speed cameras and hackers taking over car systems, will give motorists post Yuletide nightmares.

In defence of young adult fiction

Fri, 2014-12-26 15:19
In defence of young adult fiction

One man's deportation story

Fri, 2014-12-26 15:18
Deportation story - one man's journey from London to Zimbabwe

The most stunning space pictures of 2014

Fri, 2014-12-26 15:02
The most stunning space photos of 2014

Entertainment quiz of 2014: Film

Fri, 2014-12-26 15:00
How much do you remember about the past 12 months?

Strange predictions for the future from 1930

Fri, 2014-12-26 14:56
One man's vision of the future in 1930

Giroud sorry for headbutt - Wenger

Fri, 2014-12-26 14:53
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says striker Olivier Giroud has apologised for his red card in the 2-1 win over QPR.

West Brom boss Irvine fears for job

Fri, 2014-12-26 14:24
West Brom manager Alan Irvine says he cannot be confident about his job after the 3-1 home defeat by Manchester City.

Garth Crooks's team of the week

Fri, 2014-12-26 14:13
Who could play until he is 70 - and which player needs to be offered a long-term contract by his club?

Two arrested over burglary attack

Fri, 2014-12-26 14:13
A man and a woman are arrested by police investigating a burglary in which an elderly couple were attacked, leaving them with serious injuries.

New York mourns police officer

Fri, 2014-12-26 14:08
Hundreds of people have gathered in New York for the wake of one of two police officers shot by a man who then killed himself.

VIDEO: Georgian politicians brawl in parliament

Fri, 2014-12-26 13:04
A fight erupts in the Georgian parliament between ruling and opposition lawmakers.