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Ukraine ultimatum to east activists

Wed, 2014-04-09 08:20
Ukraine tells pro-Russia activists occupying buildings in eastern cities the situation will be resolved "by negotiations or force" within 48 hours.

Pistorius anguish at Reeva photo

Wed, 2014-04-09 08:05
Oscar Pistorius breaks down as he is shown a graphic photo of his dead girlfriend on the first day of cross-examination at his murder trial.

Police searches in dead birds probe

Wed, 2014-04-09 07:48
Police carry out searches in an area of the Highlands where 19 birds of prey have been found dead.

Clifford 'master of intimidation'

Wed, 2014-04-09 07:40
Max Clifford is a "risk taker" and a "master in the art of intimidation and manipulation", the prosecution says in the closing speeches at his trial.

Map illustrates 'Russian GPS' fault

Wed, 2014-04-09 07:38
The General Lighthouse Authorities of the UK and Ireland issue a map illustrating the effects of the outage that hit Russia's GLONASS sat-nav system.

Ex-editor was aware of Milly message

Wed, 2014-04-09 07:34
Stuart Kuttner, former managing editor of the NoW, tells the hacking trial he knew the paper had a voicemail from missing schoolgirl Milly Dowler's phone.

Hull City name change plan rejected

Wed, 2014-04-09 07:17
Hull City's proposed name change to Hull Tigers has been rejected by the Football Association Council.

Ferrari suffer Bahrain test setback

Wed, 2014-04-09 07:08
Ferrari's attempts to improve their form suffer a setback as they abandon running early at this week's Bahrain test.

Car fumes cut easier than UN thought

Wed, 2014-04-09 07:07
UN experts say they underestimated the gains carmakers have made in fuel efficiency, but a huge expected increase in global traffic may outweigh this.

Irish president meets London mayor

Wed, 2014-04-09 07:03
Irish President Michael D Higgins meets Mayor of London Boris Johnston on the second day of his historic visit to the UK.

Murder hunt after city house death

Wed, 2014-04-09 06:49
Police launch a murder inquiry after a woman is found dead and her partner seriously injured following reports of a man within their home.

Greece to issue five-year bond

Wed, 2014-04-09 06:38
Greece says it will return to long-term debt markets with a five-year bond issue, as thousands take part in a 24-hour strike over austerity measures.

Germany to release confiscated art

Wed, 2014-04-09 06:35
Prosecutors in Germany are to release 1,280 works of art confiscated two years ago from the Munich apartment of collector Cornelius Gurlitt.

Tech firms urge password reset

Wed, 2014-04-09 06:34
Several technology companies are advising the public that they should change all their passwords after the discovery of a major security flaw.

#SaveAleppo: Syria's cry for help

Wed, 2014-04-09 06:34
How Syrians are using social media to ask the world to listen

Wednesday's gossip column

Wed, 2014-04-09 06:26
Ramirez wants AC Milan move, Man Utd chase Gonalons, West Ham target Bardsley, Tottenham track Benito plus more

New HS2 compensation announced

Wed, 2014-04-09 06:24
Homeowners near the controversial line will be given up to £100,000, even if they decide not to move, under government proposals.

Nigel Evans sex abuse trial jury out

Wed, 2014-04-09 06:19
The jury in the sex abuse trial of former deputy speaker Nigel Evans retires to consider its verdict.

Day in pictures: 9 April 2014

Wed, 2014-04-09 06:05
News photos from the past 24 hours: 9 April

'Tougher' GCSEs and A-levels revealed

Wed, 2014-04-09 05:42
There will be a stronger emphasis on maths skills and science practicals will no longer count towards A-level grades, as new-look GCSEs and A-levels for England are revealed.
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