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Global private wealth rises to $152tn

Mon, 2014-06-09 20:35
The amount of private wealth held by households globally rose more than 14% last year to $152 trillion (£90tn), boosted mainly by rising stock markets, a report says.

Indonesia candidate in rights row

Mon, 2014-06-09 20:07
Indonesian presidential hopeful Prabowo Subianto is forced to rebuff accusations of rights abuse during a televised debate between the candidates.

Nigerian women 'taken by militants'

Mon, 2014-06-09 19:23
Suspected Boko Haram militants abduct at least 20 women in northern Nigeria, near where they kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls in April, eyewitnesses say.

VIDEO: Beaches closed after shark sightings

Mon, 2014-06-09 19:02
Several beaches in the US state of Alabama were closed on Monday because of a group of sharks swimming close to the off shore.

VIDEO: One dead in Brazil monorail collapse

Mon, 2014-06-09 18:53
A worker building a monorail in Brazil's biggest city, Sao Paulo, has died after a section of the prestigious project collapsed.

Sterling 'won't sell LA Clippers'

Mon, 2014-06-09 18:49
LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling has reversed course and decided not to sell the team to ex-Microsoft executive Steve Ballmer, his lawyer says.

Students 'worth £264,000 more in tax'

Mon, 2014-06-09 18:25
A rapid increase in student numbers will be financed by higher tax returns from graduates, says David Willetts.

Las Vegas killers were 'anti-police'

Mon, 2014-06-09 17:41
Two people who shot dead police officers Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo and a bystander in a Las Vegas shopping centre were 'anti-police', authorities say.

Clinton's test campaign under way

Mon, 2014-06-09 17:28
Kim Ghattas on Hillary Clinton and the 2016 presidential race

Smelly job of saving a unique bomber

Mon, 2014-06-09 17:27
The surprisingly smelly job of saving a unique aircraft

The menace under the sea

Mon, 2014-06-09 16:35
How submarines transformed naval warfare

Think Pink: A clickable guide to Kasabian's album

Mon, 2014-06-09 16:32
'Britain's maddest band' annotate their album artwork

The joyful dearth of World Cup hype

Mon, 2014-06-09 16:29
A bearable World Cup for non-England fans?

Janet Street-Porter's Scotland

Mon, 2014-06-09 16:09
Broadcaster Janet Street-Porter gets to heart of referendum debate

Police to offer veterans support

Mon, 2014-06-09 16:04
Vulnerable armed forces veterans are to receive specialist support from Citizens Advice Scotland if they come into contact with the police.

MPs demand new data on pet primates

Mon, 2014-06-09 15:59
MPs call for urgent government action to determine how many primates are being kept as pets across the UK.

EDL bomb plotters challenge sentences

Mon, 2014-06-09 15:49
Six men jailed for planning to bomb an English Defence League rally challenge their jail terms, saying they were treated more harshly than non-Muslim extremists.

VIDEO: Rape 'on a massive scale' in S Sudan

Mon, 2014-06-09 15:35
There has been a sharp rise in the number of sexual assaults in South Sudan, since fighting between two ethnic tribes, the Dinka and the Nuer, erupted in December.

VIDEO: How to earn a living on Instagram

Mon, 2014-06-09 15:20
Daniel Arnold turned his passion for photography into a career, leveraging his fame on Instagram into a solo gallery show in San Francisco and a $15,000 payday.

America's Cup: Making sailing pay

Mon, 2014-06-09 15:15
Making the America's Cup pay its way
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