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Fugitive militant arrested in Greece

Wed, 2014-07-16 07:42
One of Greece's most wanted men has been arrested after being wounded in a shootout in central Athens as he allegedly tried to rob a shop.

Aids can be 'under control by 2030'

Wed, 2014-07-16 07:23
The Aids epidemic can be brought under control by 2030, according to a report by the United Nations Aids agency.

Clark promises continuity on science

Wed, 2014-07-16 07:21
New science minister Greg Clark says his brief is to continue the "excellent work" of his predecessor David Willetts.

MacFarlane 'stole Ted character'

Wed, 2014-07-16 07:07
A Californian production company is suing Ted creator Seth Macfarlane over claims he stole the idea for his abusive, talking teddy bear.

Sports Direct founder waives bonus

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:55
The founder of sportswear retailer Sports Direct, Mike Ashley, has announced that he will not be taking his 2015 bonus, despite winning shareholder approval for the pay deal.

In-form Rose dreaming of Open glory

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:55
Justin Rose says he has won the Open "thousands of times" in his mind as he bids to end England's 22-year wait for a champion.

Four sacked AMs back on front bench

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:48
Four Conservative AMs sacked from the party's front bench at the assembly have been reinstated.

VIDEO: 'Movie star promise tempted Tulisa'

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:36
Singer Tulisa Contostavlos helped supply cocaine to an undercover reporter after he promised he could help her break into the movie business, a court is told.

Israel warns Gaza ahead of strikes

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:34
Israel warns thousands of Palestinians in Gaza to evacuate as it resumes air strikes amid continuing militant rocket fire directed at Israel.

13 arrests after paedophile inquiry

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:04
More than 339 online paedophiles have been arrested since April 2013 - 13 as part of a new UK-wide operation - says Police Scotland.

VIDEO: Humanoid robot opens bottles

Wed, 2014-07-16 06:03
Honda has launched the latest generation of its humanoid robot ASIMO (Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility).

Seven given life for Egypt assaults

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:56
A court in Egypt sentences seven men to life in prison and two others to 20 years for sexual assaulting women in Cairo last month.

Ireland confronts past treatment of unmarried mothers

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:54
Ireland confronts the way unmarried mothers were treated

Hairdresser murderer jailed for life

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:53
A man who stabbed his ex-girlfriend to death at the hairdressers in Gloucester where she worked is jailed for life.

Failing hospitals: Is the glass half-full or half-empty?

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:26
Is the glass half-full or half-empty, asks Nick Triggle

Baby born in court's witness room

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:19
A woman goes into labour and gives birth at Birmingham Crown Court.

Murdoch's Time Warner offer rebuffed

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:17
US media giant Time Warner has rejected an initial takeover approach from rival 21st Century Fox estimated at $80bn (£46.6bn).

Twitchers flock to glimpse rare bird

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:13
Hundreds of bird-watchers flock to the Norfolk coast in the hope of catching a rare glimpse of a migratory great knot in British waters.

Cabinet Eurosceptic now, says Fallon

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:12
David Cameron's cabinet is now Eurosceptic, says newly-promoted defence secretary Michael Fallon - prompting a swift response from Nick Clegg and Vince Cable.

Howard to direct Beatles documentary

Wed, 2014-07-16 05:07
Oscar-winning filmmaker Ron Howard will direct a documentary about the early years of the Beatles.
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