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VIDEO: Eyre takes his pyjamas to West End

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:35
Film and theatre director Sir Richard Eyre's adaptation of The Pajama Game transfers to the West End

Deadly attack on Thai protest camp

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:35
Three people are killed and more than 20 hurt in an attack on an anti-government protest in Bangkok, as the army warns it could use force to restore order.

Your pictures: Philippines

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:27
Readers' photos on the theme of Philippines

VIDEO: Extradition couple taken to hospital

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:21
A British couple due to be extradited to the United States over fraud and money-laundering charges have been taken to hospital.

Nanotech poster absorbs pollution

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:11
A scientist and an award winning poet, both at the University of Sheffield, have made a giant poster that uses nanotechnology to gobble up the pollution.

Vietnam anti-China protest kills one

Thu, 2014-05-15 02:07
A Chinese worker is killed and almost 150 others hurt as protesters attack a steel mill in Vietnam, amid anti-China tensions over the South China Sea dispute.

EU illegal migration rises sharply

Thu, 2014-05-15 01:55
The number of people detected trying to enter the EU illegally in 2013 rose by nearly half on 2012, with nearly one in four from Syria, an EU agency reports.

Murder victim's family get £50k

Thu, 2014-05-15 01:35
The family of a private investigator found murdered outside a London pub in 1987 are to be paid £50,000 by the Greater London Authority for highlighting the failings of the Met Police.

Manslaughter charge over Korea ferry

Thu, 2014-05-15 01:28
The captain of the sunken South Korean ferry and three other crew members are charged with manslaughter, reports say.

VIDEO: Kathleen Turner returns to West End

Thu, 2014-05-15 01:19
Kathleen Turner has returned to the West End to star in new play, Bakersfield Mist.

Editor of New York Times replaced

Thu, 2014-05-15 01:07
The New York Times newspaper announces it has replaced executive editor Jill Abramson - the first woman to lead the paper - with Dean Baquet, with immediate effect.

Games ticket phone charges refunded

Thu, 2014-05-15 00:54
Refunds are to be given to people who were charged in error by a phoneline while trying to buy tickets for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Is the craft beer craze going to cause a hops shortage?

Thu, 2014-05-15 00:50
Hops growers are struggling to meet demand. Could beer-makers run out of a crucial ingredient?

Suarez dismisses transfer speculation

Thu, 2014-05-15 00:36
Liverpool striker Luis Suarez denies that his contract contains a clause allowing him to join Real Madrid or Barcelona this summer.

I'll gift Chisora my belts - Fury

Thu, 2014-05-15 00:34
Boxer Tyson Fury will give Dereck Chisora the British and European titles as a gift after their fight on 26 July.

Afghan election goes to second round

Thu, 2014-05-15 00:22
The Afghan election will proceed to a run-off between the two top candidates, after a vote count showed no-one polled more than 50% of the vote.

VIDEO: The formula to online photo success?

Thu, 2014-05-15 00:19
The algorithm which claims it can predict photo-sharing success before you post it online. Spencer Kelly reports.

Airgun licensing bill introduced

Thu, 2014-05-15 00:13
Anyone who owns an airgun will need a licence under new measures proposed by the Scottish government.

US v Europe - a cultural gap on the right to be forgotten

Thu, 2014-05-15 00:08
What the EU Google ruling says about the US/Europe divide

Museums' night-time festival to open

Wed, 2014-05-14 23:59
More than 500 museums galleries and historic spaces across the UK are keeping their doors open late as part of this year's Museums At Night festival.
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