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Aids researchers on crashed plane

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:47
Dozens of passengers on the Malaysia Airlines plane were thought to have been heading to a major international Aids conference in Australia.

Nigeria's $1bn military loan delayed

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:45
Nigeria's National Assembly breaks up for a two-month recess, meaning approval for a $1bn loan to help the military fight Boko Haram must wait.

Tomlinson's Doncaster takeover 'off'

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:41
John Ryan, the businessman who was set to take over Doncaster with One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson, says the deal is off.

Men cleared of trying to drown woman

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:34
Two men accused of trying to drown a woman in a city centre river are cleared of attempted murder.

QPR agree fee for Cardiff's Caulker

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:30
QPR hopeful of completing a deal for Cardiff defender Steven Caulker, following the capture of Rio Ferdinand.

Assisted dying bill 'too dangerous'

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:29
Plans for a new law on assisted dying lack proper safeguards, according to one of the country's most eminent end-of-life doctors.

Lightning fire at church bell tower

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:24
Lightning strikes a bell tower in Caerphilly county and causes a small fire.

Co-op sells pharmacies to Bestway

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:23
The Co-op confirms it will sell its pharmacies for £620m to Bestway Group.

Apple criticised over in-app cash

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:22
Apple is criticised by the European Commission for not offering any "concrete and immediate" plans to stop users being misled by "free" apps.

Celtic learn possible Euro opponents

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:22
Celtic will face Legia Warsaw or St Patrick's Athletic if they reach the Champions League third qualifying round.

Captain Lahm retires from Germany duty

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:21
Germany captain Philipp Lahm retires from international football after leading his side to victory at the 2014 World Cup.

AUDIO: How to count butterflies for science

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:00
Sir David Attenborough has urged the public to look for butterflies as part of the Big Butterfly Count

AUDIO: Assisted dying bill 'scares me'

Fri, 2014-07-18 01:53
Lord Falconer and Baroness Campbell discuss a bill on assisted dying to be debated in the House of Lords.

Wolff impresses in Germany practice

Fri, 2014-07-18 01:41
Susie Wolff impressed on her run for Williams in first practice at the German Grand Prix, while Mercedes' Nico Rosberg was fastest.

Tributes paid to stage star Stritch

Fri, 2014-07-18 01:27
Stars hail the life and work of Broadway star Elaine Stritch, who has died at the age of 89.

AUDIO: Nigel Havers on Being Earnest

Fri, 2014-07-18 01:23
Actor Nigel Havers on the latest production of The Importance of Being Earnest to hit the West End

Four jailed for killing aid worker

Fri, 2014-07-18 01:17
A politician is convicted and jailed along with three other men for killing a British aid worker in Sri Lanka on Christmas Day in 2011.

Tories outline strike law pledge

Fri, 2014-07-18 00:59
The Conservatives outline plans to tighten strike ballot laws if they win the general election, requiring a minimum 50% turnout for action to be legal.

Tidal surge couple 'never to return'

Fri, 2014-07-18 00:37
A couple whose home was lost during Norfolk's biggest tidal surge in 60 years say they will never return to the village.

River 'at risk of serious pollution'

Fri, 2014-07-18 00:33
A swimming pool's worth of contaminated liquid could leak into the River Faughan government experts have warned.

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