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VIDEO: Global solar-powered plane unveiled

Wed, 2014-04-09 16:23
Secrets of the solar-powered plane set to fly around the world

What's lurking inside the Bank of England's vaults?

Wed, 2014-04-09 16:19
What's lurking inside the Bank of England's vaults?

Texas executes Mexican killer

Wed, 2014-04-09 16:17
A man who escaped prison while serving a murder sentence in Mexico is executed by the US state of Texas for a separate 1997 killing.

EU braces for Russian reaction

Wed, 2014-04-09 16:14
EU braced for comeback from Moscow over support for Ukraine

Rio 2016 promises 'great Games'

Wed, 2014-04-09 16:01
Organisers of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro respond to criticism about construction work delays, saying they will deliver 'great Games'.

Victim fury over 'corrupt Met plot'

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:52
The victims of an alleged police kidnap and robbery plot speak of their outrage and say they now intend to sue the Met.

Mass stabbing at US high school

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:51
Twenty-two people are wounded in a mass stabbing attack at a Pennsylvanian high school, as a teenager is charged with attempted homicide.

BBC 'complacent' over IT failure

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:46
Confusion and a lack of planning were the reasons the BBC's £98.4m Digital Media Initiative failed, according to a report.

Mental health cuts cost NHS millions

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:44
Mental health cuts are costing the NHS millions long-term as reduced preventive measures mean more people are ending up in hospital, a report says.

VIDEO: Violence on Venezuelan streets

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:34
For two months Venezuela has been witness to demonstrations and violent street protests triggered by high levels of crime, surging inflation and food shortages.

A shark cull divides a nation

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:32
Is a shark cull the right way to deal with attacks on humans?

European football's most wanted?

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:31
Low-budget teams like Atletico Madrid aren't supposed to do this well, yet coach Diego Simeone is targeting the top

'Desperate need' for homes on sale

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:28
House prices will continue to rise across the country until more homes are put on the market, an industry body says.

VIDEO: Clive James reads poem Canoe

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:16
To mark the publication of an anthology of poetry entitled Poems That Make Grown Men Cry, writer and broadcaster Clive James reads Canoe by Keith Douglas.

German coal underpins renewable push

Wed, 2014-04-09 15:09
Why Germany is not as efficient as you might think

Exit won't affect signings - Moyes

Wed, 2014-04-09 14:58
David Moyes believes Manchester United's transfer targets will not be affected by their Champions League exit.

Between the covers of Evelyn's Sylva

Wed, 2014-04-09 14:58
Why John Evelyn's Sylva has stood the test of time

Cleric predicted he would be killed

Wed, 2014-04-09 14:11
The Muslim preacher who predicted he would be killed

VIDEO: Why did Blakelock case fail again?

Wed, 2014-04-09 14:06
A man has been acquitted of the murder of PC Keith Blakelock - raising questions about why the case was ever brought to court.

'At least 30 dead' in CAR violence

Wed, 2014-04-09 13:35
At least 30 people are killed and 10 wounded in fighting between rival sectarian militias in the Central African Republic, police say.
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