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Plane search grapples with poor maps

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:55
The region of ocean floor where Malaysia Airlines MH370 is thought to have come down was mapped by satellites that inferred the shape of the seabed from the shape of the water surface above.

VIDEO: Prince George's first meet and greet

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:54
Prince George's only official engagement in New Zealand has taken place as he crawled around with other babies.

Disaster 'ripped out pages' of life

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:35
The Hillsborough disaster "ripped out the pages" of a 23-year-old man's life, his sister tells his inquest.

May defeated over asylum benefits

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:35
The home secretary loses a High Court battle over the financial support given to the poorest asylum seekers while their claims are being processed.

Kenya sends back 'illegal' Somalis

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:33
Kenya sends back 82 Somalis to Somalia after launching a massive security force operation to flush out illegal immigrants and militant Islamists.

Royal wedding cake slice auctioned

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:30
A slice of fruit cake from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding - in its presentation tin - sells for £420 at auction.

Netflix 4K streaming goes live

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:29
Netflix 4K streaming is now available to regular subscribers but the new feature of the on-demand video service will not work on pre-2014 televisions.

Deadly bombing hits Pakistan market

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:29
A powerful bomb blast strikes a market on the outskirts of the Pakistani capital Islamabad, killing at least 20 people, police and medics say.

Geldof post-mortem 'inconclusive'

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:28
The post-mortem into the death of Peaches Geldof has proved inconclusive pending the result of toxicology tests, police say.

Miller quits as culture secretary

Wed, 2014-04-09 04:02
Maria Miller resigns as culture secretary following a row over her expenses, but Labour says David Cameron's handling of the affair has "undermined trust in politics".

VIDEO: House of Commons

Wed, 2014-04-09 03:55
The PM is challenged over his support for Maria Miller following a row over her expenses.

Priest's Hallelujah wows wedding

Wed, 2014-04-09 03:54
A priest stuns wedding guests at the end of a ceremony with a pitch-perfect version of Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah.

Javid handed cabinet culture post

Wed, 2014-04-09 03:53
Sajid Javid succeeds Maria Miller as culture secretary, becoming the first Asian male Conservative cabinet minister.

Ayckbourn play 'holds up' 27 years on

Wed, 2014-04-09 03:51
Veteran playwright Sir Alan Ayckbourn says he is "delighted" a play he wrote about greedy entrepreneurs during the Thatcher era still "holds up" on stage.

12 treated after chemical incident

Wed, 2014-04-09 03:46
Two people are taken to hospital and 10 are treated following a chemical incident in Flintshire.

Doreen Lawrence 'most powerful woman'

Wed, 2014-04-09 03:33
The mother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence is ranked the most powerful woman in the country in a BBC Woman's Hour "power list".

VIDEO: Anger 'very raw and needs to be acted on'

Wed, 2014-04-09 03:26
Asked about Maria Miller, David Cameron says the anger over expenses was "very raw and needs to be acted on".

VIDEO: Pistorius court shown gun video

Wed, 2014-04-09 03:00
During cross-examination, South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been shown a Sky News video of himself at a shooting range.

Israel PM curbs Palestinian contact

Wed, 2014-04-09 02:49
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu tells ministers to stop high-level meetings with Palestinians, who he accuses of breaching a peace talks deal.

School governor denies 'Islam plot'

Wed, 2014-04-09 02:39
A governor at Birmingham's Park View School says claims of an "Islamist takeover plot" are unfounded.

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