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Colombia wants answers from general

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:36
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos demands an explanation from Gen Ruben Dario Alzate about his kidnapping following his release on Sunday.

Obama hosts meetings on Ferguson

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:30
The White House is hosting meetings with civil rights leaders and others to discuss "mistrust" between police and ethnic minorities, following unrest in the Missouri suburb of Ferguson.

Ronaldo, Messi & Neuer on shortlist

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:29
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer are named on a three-man shortlist for this year's Ballon d'Or prize.

Scientists make enzymes from scratch

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:17
Experts say they have achieved a scientific milestone - creating enzymes out of artificial genetic material that they made in their lab.

Ebola crisis: WHO upbeat on targets

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:08
The World Health Organization says the goals it set itself for treatment and safe burials in West Africa's Ebola outbreak have largely been met.

'Counterfeit' domains are seized

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:07
Police forces across Europe have seized 292 web domains that were being used to sell counterfeit goods, according to Europol.

Changing behaviour to tackle Ebola

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:06
And other reasons why Ebola continues in Sierra Leone

The UK's £20m IS fight in Lebanon

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:05
How UK is helping Lebanon prevent Islamic State invasion

Jail for toddler drug death parents

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:04
The parents of a two-year-old girl who died after drinking a heroin substitute are both jailed for eight years for her manslaughter.

HSBC severs links with Bitcoin firm

Mon, 2014-12-01 06:30
The company behind the world's first regulated Bitcoin investment fund has its HSBC account in Jersey closed.

Chechen leader sends mixed Instagram messages

Mon, 2014-12-01 06:28
Chechen leader sends mixed messages

'No surprise' if Co-op Bank fails test

Mon, 2014-12-01 06:25
The chief executive of the Co-op Bank admits it would come as "no surprise" if the bank failed a Bank of England stress test later this month..

Firefighters to hold 24-hour strike

Mon, 2014-12-01 06:21
Firefighters in England are to stage a 24-hour strike on 9 December as part of their long-running pensions row with the government.

HK protesters warned not to return

Mon, 2014-12-01 06:13
HK Chief Executive CY Leung warns pro-democracy activists not to return to the streets after violence broke out as police cleared a protest site.

New battle rages at Donetsk airport

Mon, 2014-12-01 06:08
Ukraine says its troops still hold Donetsk airport despite what it describes as an intensive assault by rebels backed by Russian special forces.

Two Nigerian cities under attack

Mon, 2014-12-01 06:03
Suspected Boko Haram militants strike in two state capitals in north-east Nigeria, with suicide attacks in Maiduguri and a raid in Damaturu.

Henry leaves New York Red Bulls

Mon, 2014-12-01 06:01
Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry leaves New York Red Bulls after four-and-a-half years with the MLS club.

India 'harassment video' men held

Mon, 2014-12-01 05:58
Three men are remanded in custody in India after they were filmed being beaten on a bus by two young women who accused them of sexual harassment.

Prince Harry reveals speeches fear

Mon, 2014-12-01 05:15
Prince Harry reveals he feels "incredibly nervous" before making speeches and anxious when he enters a room full of people.

CCTV did not record loyalist killers

Mon, 2014-12-01 05:14
An inquest into the murder of a Catholic postman by loyalists in 2002 is told that a tape failed to record CCTV footage of the shooting.

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