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Rail 'chaos' after power outage hits

Thu, 2015-04-30 02:14
Thousands of rail passengers endure huge delays after an electrical supply problem in south London affected trains in and out of the city.

No compensation for Woolworths staff

Thu, 2015-04-30 02:13
Thousands of former staff at Woolworths stores will not receive compensation for redundancy, following a European Court of Justice ruling.

Grandfather guilty of baby murder

Thu, 2015-04-30 02:03
A south Wales man is found guilty of murdering his five-week-old granddaughter.

VIDEO: Nepal trekker 'grateful to be alive'

Thu, 2015-04-30 02:02
A woman from the New Forest says she is grateful to be alive after being caught up in the earthquakes in Nepal.

Godleman banned for dangerous throw

Thu, 2015-04-30 02:02
Derbyshire batsman Billy Godleman is banned for two games for a dangerous throw during the game against Gloucestershire.

DARD's Ballykelly HQ plans unveiled

Thu, 2015-04-30 02:01
Plans for a new DARD headquarters are unveiled as the minister says 1,500 civil servants have expressed an interesting in moving to Ballykelly.

Eurozone exits deflation in April

Thu, 2015-04-30 02:00
The eurozone scraped out of deflation in April after four months, official data shows, boosting hopes of economic recovery in Europe.

Valuables saved from mansion fire

Thu, 2015-04-30 01:49
A "significant" number of valuable antiques are saved from a devastating fire at an 18th Century stately home, the fire service says.

Warner rethinks quake film marketing

Thu, 2015-04-30 01:48
Film studio Warner Bros will review its promotional campaign for disaster movie San Andreas following the recent Nepal earthquake.

Bezos conducts New Shepard flight

Thu, 2015-04-30 01:46
Blue Origin, the US space company set up by Amazon entrepreneur Jeff Bezos, says it has conducted the first test flight of a new sub-orbital vehicle, reaching an altitude of 93km.

Pakistan jails 10 for Malala attack

Thu, 2015-04-30 01:46
A court in Pakistan has jailed 10 men for life for the 2012 gun attack on education activist Malala Yousafzai, media reports say.

Comic Toksvig forms political party

Thu, 2015-04-30 01:37
Comedian Sandi Toksvig reveals she quit BBC Radio 4's News Quiz to set up a new political party named the Women's Equality Party.

VIDEO: Cat chat: Can felines talk to humans?

Thu, 2015-04-30 01:33
An American vet has claimed to have decoded the language that cats use, believing that cats use more than a dozen sounds, each having its own meaning.

Brazilian 'unaware' until execution

Thu, 2015-04-30 00:53
A Brazilian man with psychiatric conditions executed in Indonesia with seven other prisoners did not understand what was happening to him, says his priest.

Germans 'helped US spy on France'

Thu, 2015-04-30 00:52
Germany's national intelligence agency, the BND, spied on top French officials and the European Commission on behalf of US intelligence, reports say.

Children withdrawn from mosque visit

Thu, 2015-04-30 00:48
Some parents withdraw their children from a planned school visit to a mosque following "safety concerns".

Fifth arrest over 2002 murder case

Thu, 2015-04-30 00:41
A 60-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of murdering Forest of Dean builder Shaun James in 2002.

Zoopla website to buy uSwitch

Thu, 2015-04-30 00:38
Online property website Zoopla says it has agreed to buy price comparison site uSwitch for £160m.

Netflix serves up Green Eggs and Ham

Thu, 2015-04-30 00:25
Dr Seuss's tongue-twisting children's tale Green Eggs and Ham is to be adapted by streaming service Netflix.

Bafta honour for writer Jeff Pope

Thu, 2015-04-30 00:25
Jeff Pope, the award-winning writer behind TV drama such as Appropriate Adult and Cilla, is to be given a special Bafta.

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