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Waiting for the sea

Tue, 2015-02-24 15:03
The desert that may one day become water again

HSBC bosses to answer MPs' questions

Tue, 2015-02-24 15:00
The chairman and chief executive of HSBC will answer questions from a panel of MPs about a tax scandal at the banking giant.

Messi penalty miss 'gives us chance'

Tue, 2015-02-24 14:47
Man City boss Manuel Pellegrini believes Joe Hart's penalty save to deny Lionel Messi keeps their Champions League hopes alive.

Man City v Barcelona: Player ratings

Tue, 2015-02-24 14:46
Barcelona beat Manchester City 2-1 in their Champions League last-16 first-leg tie on Tuesday - but who were the standout performers?

US offers $3m for hacker's arrest

Tue, 2015-02-24 13:57
The US offers an unprecedented reward for information leading to the the arrest of a Russian hacker, charged with major cybercrime theft.

VIDEO: Missing schoolgirls 'in Syria'

Tue, 2015-02-24 13:42
Scotland Yard say they believe the three schoolgirls from east London who flew to Turkey a week ago are now in Syria.

Love to captain US Ryder Cup team

Tue, 2015-02-24 13:33
Davis Love III has been named US Ryder Cup captain for Hazeltine 2016, the second time he has been given the honour.

'Invest more' in protected areas

Tue, 2015-02-24 13:31
The world's national parks and nature reserves receive eight billion tourist visits a year, generating around $600bn of spending, according to research.

Juventus 2-1 Borussia Dortmund

Tue, 2015-02-24 12:54
Juventus settle for a narrow first-leg lead after beating Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League last 16.

Manchester City 1-2 Barcelona

Tue, 2015-02-24 12:38
Luis Suarez scores twice as Manchester City lose at home to Barcelona in their Champions League last-16 first-leg match.

VIDEO: Commuters injured in US train collision

Tue, 2015-02-24 12:21
At least 28 people have been injured after the train they were travelling on collided with a truck in California.

'Give HIV drugs to healthy gay men'

Tue, 2015-02-24 12:12
Healthy gay men should be offered drugs which are normally used to treat HIV in order to prevent infection, say UK Medical Research Council scientists.

Row over Everest climb permits

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:59
Hundreds of climbers forced to abandon Everest expeditions after last year's avalanche want to know if they can try again with the same permits.

VIDEO: Guns cache found in Somerset river

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:57
Mystery surrounds a cache of guns found at the bottom of a river in Somerset.

Thousands stand with Mariam

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:56
Thousands support a Muslim lawyer targeted by the far right

Councils 'to control £6bn NHS budget'

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:55
The £6bn health and social care budget for Greater Manchester will be taken over by councils under devolved NHS powers, it is understood.

Brazil roadblocks 'affect exports'

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:54
Brazilian lorry drivers block roads in protest against the high cost of fuel and tolls, with officials saying exports are being affected.

Obama vetoes oil pipeline bill

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:33
US President Barack Obama vetoes a bill that would have approved construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, White House officials say.

Sony Pictures names new chairman

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:26
Sony Pictures has named Tom Rothman as chairman of the film studio replacing Amy Pascal, who stepped down following a cyber attack.

City first in UK to ban legal highs

Tue, 2015-02-24 11:18
Lincoln becomes the first place in the UK to introduce a ban on people taking legal highs in public places.

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