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VIDEO: Myanmar's Win Tin dies aged 85

Mon, 2014-04-21 04:10
Myanmar's longest-serving political prisoner, Win Tin, has died aged 85 of kidney failure.

Legal bid over murdered man's diary

Mon, 2014-04-21 04:02
Lawyers for the family of high profile Sinn Féin official and republican informer Denis Donaldson want Irish police to hand over his secret journal.

Police investigate toddler's death

Mon, 2014-04-21 03:57
Detectives say they are treating the death of a two-year-old girl at a property in the town of Kelty in Fife as 'suspicious'.

VIDEO: Interest in Alibaba's US share debut

Mon, 2014-04-21 03:57
The success in Weibo has investors excited about the US stock debut of Alibaba, which is China's largest internet company.

MP killed by car bomb in Somalia

Mon, 2014-04-21 03:49
A car bomb kills an MP and injures another in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, as the government hosts a security conference.

Day in pictures: 21 April 2014

Mon, 2014-04-21 03:45
News photos from past 24 hours: 21 April

Ferry deaths 'murder' - Korea leader

Mon, 2014-04-21 03:30
South Korean President Park Geun-hye condemns the conduct of some of the crew of the ferry that sank last week, calling it "akin to murder".

Whedon releases new film on demand

Mon, 2014-04-21 03:24
Avengers director Joss Whedon surprises fans by releasing his latest film online on the same night as its US premiere.

Woman dies in three-vehicle crash

Mon, 2014-04-21 03:23
A 52-year-old woman dies and an 18-year-old man is in a critical condition following a crash in East Ayrshire.

Russia plans Crimea casino boom

Mon, 2014-04-21 03:17
Russia's President Putin presents a draft law to create a gambling zone in Crimea, now that the Kremlin has made it part of Russia.

Huge increase in serious skin cancer

Mon, 2014-04-21 03:17
Wales has seen a dramatic increase in the number of people diagnosed with the most serious form of skin cancer since the 1970s, says a cancer charity.

VIDEO: Netflix dominates streaming market

Mon, 2014-04-21 02:55
Netflix now accounts for more than half the video streamed over the internet.

Kelpies sculptures on public display

Mon, 2014-04-21 02:53
The Kelpies, Scotland's largest art installation, has opened to the public at the Helix Park in Falkirk.

VIDEO: 'I had 2cm deep hole in my leg'

Mon, 2014-04-21 02:31
New figures show that malignant melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer, is now five times more common than it was in the 1970s.

Teen told 'too young' for cancer

Mon, 2014-04-21 02:27
A teenage girl is told she had a yeast infection by doctors who failed to spot she had cervical cancer.

Radcliffe play wows Broadway critics

Mon, 2014-04-21 02:23
Actor Daniel Radcliffe gets five-star reviews for the Broadway production of The Cripple of Inishmaan.

Three killed in Yemen drone strike

Mon, 2014-04-21 01:57
Three more suspected al-Qaeda militants die in a drone strike in southern Yemen, reports say, bringing the total killed in three days to more than 40.

Player dies in Gabon after fatal kick

Mon, 2014-04-21 01:48
Goalkeeper Sylvain Azougoui dies on the way to the hospital after taking a kick to the head during a league match in Gabon

Huge fire on Leeds industrial estate

Mon, 2014-04-21 01:33
An inferno on an industrial estate in Leeds sends flames and a large plume of smoke up over the city.

Everest Sherpas demand better terms

Mon, 2014-04-21 01:30
Sherpa guides in Nepal demand more compensation for the families of 13 of their colleagues killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest.
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