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Malaysia sedition charge over tweets

Thu, 2015-04-02 22:32
Malaysian authorities charge a prominent cartoonist who criticised the jailing of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim with sedition.

Antarctic rescue man in hospital

Thu, 2015-04-02 22:18
A seriously ill man who was evacuated from a remote Antarctic base arrives at hospital in Australia after a rough two-week sea voyage.

UK 'spied on Argentina' - Snowden

Thu, 2015-04-02 21:06
Documents released by the American whistle-blower Edward Snowden claim that Britain spied for several years on the Argentine government.

Indonesia jails teachers for abuse

Thu, 2015-04-02 20:44
A British-Canadian teacher and an Indonesian are jailed for 10 years for sex abuse at a Jakarta international school, in a controversial case.

VIDEO: Iranians celebrate nuclear agreement

Thu, 2015-04-02 20:18
Iranians celebrate an outline agreement on the future shape of the country's nuclear programme, reached after marathon talks between Iran and six major powers.

Obama hails Iran nuclear agreement

Thu, 2015-04-02 19:57
Barack Obama says a framework agreement on Iran's nuclear programme could peacefully resolve "one of the greatest threats to our security".

Queen to attend VE Day commemorations

Thu, 2015-04-02 19:49
The Queen is to attend a Westminster Abbey service next month, commemorating the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day.

Five ideas to transform the NHS

Thu, 2015-04-02 19:13
With the future of the health service a crucial election issue, five experts offer their prescriptions to improve public health in Britain.

Why is teaching the most unionised job?

Thu, 2015-04-02 19:08
As teachers' unions gather for their annual conferences, why has education retained such high levels of union membership?

Sailor rescued after 66 days at sea

Thu, 2015-04-02 18:47
A sailor who went missing in January has been rescued off the coast of North Carolina after apparently surviving on raw fish.

VIDEO: The children of Ukraine's war

Thu, 2015-04-02 18:41
Natalia Antelava visits a children's centre for youngsters involved in the war in eastern Ukraine.

VIDEO: Chocolate Easter eggs go ethical

Thu, 2015-04-02 18:37
Hunting for chocolate Easter eggs has been a challenge for the ethical shopper but new EU laws make it easier for such customers.

Disruption likely for Easter travel

Thu, 2015-04-02 18:30
People travelling by rail over Easter should "think twice" because of widespread engineering works, Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin says

West Bank barrier plan rejected

Thu, 2015-04-02 18:18
Palestinians are celebrating after Israel's Supreme Court rejects a plan to build the West Bank barrier through a beauty spot near Bethlehem.

China ex-security chief Zhou charged

Thu, 2015-04-02 17:35
China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang is charged with bribery, abuse of power and the intentional disclosure of state secrets, state media report.

The Leaders Debate: how they spun it on social

Thu, 2015-04-02 17:31
What the parties want to go viral after the leaders' debate

VIDEO: What does capitalism look like today?

Thu, 2015-04-02 17:12
How different is capitalism from the 18th Century?

Chrysler to pay $149m for crash death

Thu, 2015-04-02 17:03
A US jury has awarded $150m (£101m) to the family of a four-year-old boy that died in a crash involving a Jeep Grand Cherokee in 2012.

Will Poldark revive art of scything?

Thu, 2015-04-02 16:53
Will Poldark revive the art of scything?

Star's birth glimpsed 'in real time'

Thu, 2015-04-02 16:37
Astronomers witness a key stage in the birth of a very heavy star, using two radio telescope views of the process taken 18 years apart.