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Mexican star Rojas dies aged 44

Wed, 2015-02-18 03:33
Lorena Rojas, a popular Mexican actress who starred in more than a dozen soap operas, dies aged 44 following a lengthy battle with cancer.

VIDEO: Ukraine troops retreat from key town

Wed, 2015-02-18 03:31
The Ukrainian president says his forces are making an "organised" withdrawal from the embattled town of Debaltseve.

Iran urged to halt execution of Kurd

Wed, 2015-02-18 03:27
Human rights groups urge Iran to halt the planned execution of an Iranian-Kurdish man for offences he is alleged to have committed when he was 17.

Derry bomb was 'mortar type device'

Wed, 2015-02-18 03:23
A bomb found during a security alert in a housing estate in Londonderry is believed to have been a "mortar type device"

France PM pushes key reforms through

Wed, 2015-02-18 03:15
French PM Manuel Valls uses an emergency procedure to push through key labour market reforms without a vote by MPs.

Fire breaks out on EastEnders set

Wed, 2015-02-18 03:12
A fire breaks out on the set of EastEnders a few hours after the soap staged a live broadcast to mark its 30th anniversary.

Rise in Romania and Bulgaria workers

Wed, 2015-02-18 03:10
The number of Romanians and Bulgarians working in the UK has risen by almost 15% in the past 12 months, official figures show.

VIDEO: Lunar New Year: Sheep or goat?

Wed, 2015-02-18 03:08
BBC News investigates the confusion over whether the Lunar New Year is dedicated to the sheep, ram, or goat.

VIDEO: Chelsea fans' racist abuse on Paris Metro

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:57
Footage has emerged which appears to show Chelsea football fans preventing a black man from boarding a Paris train.

What exactly is 'game theory'?

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:51
What is it and why does it matter so much?

Jury out in soldier terror plot trial

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:49
The jury in the trial of a teenager accused of planning to behead a British soldier retires to consider its verdict.

Argentina's leader faces rocky times

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:45
Why Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has lost support over her handling of the probe into the death of prosecutor Alberto Nisman.

Creativity 'squeezed out of schools'

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:44
Creativity and the arts are being squeezed out of schools, a report says.

NHS misses a year of cancer targets

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:42
The NHS in England has repeatedly missed a key target for rapidly treating cancer patients, official figures for 2014 show.

Emails contradict police claims

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:40
Police Scotland was not forced to release "inaccurate" stop-search data, according to new evidence released by the Information Commissioner.

Wilko to play gig in aid of hospital

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:38
Wilko Johnson returns to the Cambridge hospital where he successfully underwent treatment for what he thought was terminal cancer.

Murray's motivational notes revealed

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:31
Dutch sports journalist Wilfred Genee revealed British number one Andy Murray's motivational messages at the Rotterdam Open.

Ukraine troops retreat from key town

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:25
Ukraine's president says his forces are making an "organised" withdrawal from the strategic town of Debaltseve, which rebel forces have been attacking.

Marigold sequel gets royal approval

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:22
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall join Dame Judi Dench on the orange carpet at the premiere of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.

Afghanistan lose on World Cup debut

Wed, 2015-02-18 02:16
Afghanistan's debut World Cup match ends in defeat as Bangladesh are victorious by 105 runs in Canberra.

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