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Israel's ex-PM jailed for six years

Tue, 2014-05-13 06:44
Former Israeli PM Ehud Olmert is sentenced to six years in prison for bribery in one of the biggest corruption scandals in the country's history.

Emotions stirred in 'divided Russia'

Tue, 2014-05-13 06:26
Powerful feelings of pride and patriotism are stirring in Russia

Legal complaint filed against GCHQ

Tue, 2014-05-13 06:18
Privacy campaigners are seeking to stop UK intelligence service GCHQ using "unlawful hacking" to help its surveillance efforts.

VIDEO: EPP 'top priority to create new Europe'

Tue, 2014-05-13 06:13
The top priority for the 4 Freedoms Party in European elections is to "create a new Europe", says leader Dirk Hazell.

Police savings 'need clarification'

Tue, 2014-05-13 06:07
More information on the money saved by merging Scotland's eight police forces is needed, a Holyrood inquiry says.

Abducted Nigerian girls 'recognised'

Tue, 2014-05-13 05:56
Relatives and friends of the abducted Nigerian schoolgirls identify some of them from a video released by Boko Haram Islamist militants.

Five facts about #BringBackOurGirls

Tue, 2014-05-13 05:50
Three million tweets - and four other stats on the trend

Jordan envoy free after Libya kidnap

Tue, 2014-05-13 05:44
Jordan's ambassador to Libya, Fawaz al-Itan, is freed after being abducted by masked gunmen in the capital, Tripoli, last month.

Boston College to be sued over tapes

Tue, 2014-05-13 05:26
Boston College is to be sued by former paramilitaries who contributed to an oral history of the Troubles in Northern Ireland.

Flintoff in talks over T20 comeback

Tue, 2014-05-13 04:58
Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff is in discussions with Lancashire over a comeback in this season's Twenty20 Blast.

Day in pictures: 13 May 2014

Tue, 2014-05-13 04:52
News photos from past 24 hours: 13 May

Court backs 'right to be forgotten'

Tue, 2014-05-13 04:40
A top EU court rules Google must amend some search results at the request of ordinary people in an important test of the so-called "right to be forgotten".

Ukraine vote 'crucial' in crisis

Tue, 2014-05-13 04:37
Germany's foreign minister says Ukraine's presidential election on 25 May will be "crucial" in bringing the country out of its current crisis.

Blasphemy charge for Pakistan lawyers

Tue, 2014-05-13 04:26
Pakistani police charge 68 lawyers with blasphemy in what is thought to be the biggest ever case of its kind in the country.

Scoutmaster jailed for sex attacks

Tue, 2014-05-13 04:25
A former scoutmaster who admitted 26 sex offences against boys during the 1960s and 1970s is jailed for 12 years.

VIDEO: Airport bosses put case for expansion

Tue, 2014-05-13 04:20
The chief executives of London's two largest airports put the case why their site should be expanded.

Hospital care failings 'shock'

Tue, 2014-05-13 04:05
Unacceptable levels of care were found at two Welsh hospitals following the death of elderly woman who was neglected while a patient.

What is the 'right to be forgotten'?

Tue, 2014-05-13 04:00
What is the 'right to be forgotten', and how could it affect you?

VIDEO: MPs quiz Pfizer boss on AstraZeneca bid

Tue, 2014-05-13 03:52
The head of US drugs company Pfizer is questioned by MPs about the proposed takeover of British rival AstraZeneca.

NBA apologises over Sterling remarks

Tue, 2014-05-13 03:39
The NBA apologises to former player Magic Johnson after LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling criticises him for contracting HIV.
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