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Stolen phone sends mystery 'selfie'

Mon, 2014-05-05 07:24
A stolen mobile phone emails a "selfie" of a mystery man back to its owner.

Congo rape trial clears many troops

Mon, 2014-05-05 07:23
A trial of 39 soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo ends with two convicted of rape and 13 others cleared.

Libya's Congress confirms new PM

Mon, 2014-05-05 07:14
Libya's Congress confirms the appointment of Ahmed Maitig as the new interim prime minister following controversy over his election.

Chelsea need new striker - Mourinho

Mon, 2014-05-05 07:11
Jose Mourinho says he must sign a prolific striker this summer to improve Chelsea's chances of success next season.

Sharif urges time for Taliban talks

Mon, 2014-05-05 06:40
Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says he is still hopeful for talks with the Taliban, despite the militants ending a ceasefire last month.

Woman raped in underpass attack

Mon, 2014-05-05 06:39
Police in Stirling are investigating after a 19-year-old woman was raped in an underpass in the town in the early hours of the morning.

'Skull Cracker' convict on the run

Mon, 2014-05-05 06:37
A violent armed robber dubbed "the Skull Cracker" goes missing after being allowed out of an open prison.

Thousands watch Foxes victory parade

Mon, 2014-05-05 06:29
Thousands of people line the streets to mark Leicester City's promotion to the Premier League.

Man admits Ann Maguire Twitter abuse

Mon, 2014-05-05 06:07
A man admits posting abusive Twitter messages about the death of school teacher Ann Maguire.

Has the ANC done enough to stay in power?

Mon, 2014-05-05 05:56
Is South Africa in danger of copying its neighbour?

Man arrested on suspicion of murder

Mon, 2014-05-05 05:48
A 27-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of murder in Newport after the discovery of a woman's body.

'A friendly face with a warrior spirit'

Mon, 2014-05-05 05:16
Elena Baltacha's enthusiasm and battling qualities made her a British Fed Cup captain in waiting, writes Piers Newbery

Man injured in 'violent attack'

Mon, 2014-05-05 05:05
A man is seriously injured in a "violent attack" in the Castlemilk area of Glasgow in the early hours.

Hodgson has known squad 'for a while'

Mon, 2014-05-05 05:01
England boss Roy Hodgson says the form of players at the end of the season will not influence his World Cup squad.

Migrants drowned off Greek coast

Mon, 2014-05-05 04:53
The Greek coastguard say two boats carrying migrants have capsized in the Aegean Sea, leaving at least 22 people dead and seven missing.

Consul meets police over hate crimes

Mon, 2014-05-05 04:39
The homes of three Polish families are attacked in east Belfast.

Target's chief executive resigns

Mon, 2014-05-05 04:37
US clothing retail giant Target announces the resignation of its chief executive and chairman, Gregg Steinhafel, following a cyber-attack last year.

Modi in Congress bastion Amethi

Mon, 2014-05-05 04:33
India's main opposition BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi addresses a rally in Amethi, the seat of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi.

Sony tape smashes storage record

Mon, 2014-05-05 04:33
Sony has developed a new storage tape that is able to hold up to 185 terabytes (TB) of data.

Bishop in £96k Hillsborough donation

Mon, 2014-05-05 04:32
Comedian John Bishop donates £96,000 to the Hillsborough Family Support Group after being moved by personal statements at the victims' inquests.
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