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Mine flood water 'out of control'

Tue, 2014-05-20 07:00
Water which flooded a mine killing four workers was "way out of control" and engulfed everyone in its path, a court is told.

Russian crew deaths' 'misadventure'

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:47
A jury returns a verdict of misadventure on six Russian sailors who died when the cargo ship they worked on sank off the Gwynedd coast.

Toure backs agent in 'birthday row'

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:46
Yaya Toure throws his Manchester City future into doubt by backing up his agent's claims about a lack of respect from the owners.

Ukrainian tycoon confronts rebellion

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:45
Rallies are held in the eastern city of Donetsk in protest at pro-Russian separatism, at the instigation of Ukraine's richest man Rinat Akhmetov.

Thailand army declares martial law

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:34
The army in Thailand imposes martial law amid a political crisis "to preserve law and order" but says the surprise move is not a coup.

Man guilty of Syria terror plan

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:33
A 31-year-old man becomes the first person in the UK to be convicted of terrorist offences related to the conflict in Syria.

UK spy plane for Nigeria breaks down

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:27
A UK spy plane sent to help search for more than 200 girls abducted by militant Islamists in Nigeria develops a technical fault, and is forced to land in Senegal for repairs.

Fatal train collision near Moscow

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:21
At least six people were killed when a goods train hit a passenger train south-west of the Russian capital Moscow, officials say.

Mashudur Choudhury: Serial liar and jihadist

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:19
Why does the Mashudur Choudhury case matter?

Allardyce staying as West Ham boss

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:14
Sam Allardyce is to carry on as manager at West Ham United, the Premier League club announces.

How long can someone survive in a life raft?

Tue, 2014-05-20 06:07
There are extraordinary tales of survival in life rafts.

Blogger's 'vendetta' against Tulisa

Tue, 2014-05-20 05:54
Celebrity blogger Savvas Morgan, who accuses former X-Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos of assault, swore at her during an argument at last year's V Festival, a court hears.

Workers 'fled' at peak of Fukushima

Tue, 2014-05-20 05:06
About 90% of workers at Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant fled at the height of the meltdown crisis in 2011, a major Japanese newspaper reports.

US Coast Guard 'did all it could'

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:59
The UK coastguard believes its US counterpart has done everything it could in the search for four missing British yachtsmen, the Foreign Office says.

Godzilla towers over UK box office

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:59
Monster remake Godzilla tops the UK box office in its opening weekend, taking £6.4m.

Academy chain 'is first to close'

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:58
The Department for Education has confirmed that Prospects Academies Trust, which runs six schools, will be the first academy chain to close.

AstraZeneca shareholder speaks out

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:44
Fund manager Schroders wants AstraZeneca to "recommence engagement" with Pfizer, after the UK drug maker rejected a takeover by its US rival.

HIA: Senior nun admits abuse at home

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:42
The Sisters of Nazareth congregation admits abuse did take place at its homes in Londonderry.

Van Gaal eyes instant Man Utd success

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:33
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal wants to become the fourth man to win the Premier League at the first attempt.

Minister killed in bridge crash

Tue, 2014-05-20 04:33
A minister attending the General Assembly in Edinburgh is named as the man who was knocked down and killed on Waverley Bridge.

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