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Australia probes IS teen 'death'

Wed, 2015-03-11 20:41
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says security services are trying to verify reports that an Australian teenager carried out a suicide attack in Iraq.

VIDEO: Arizona police chase marijuana car

Wed, 2015-03-11 20:37
Pinal County Sheriff's Office in Arizona releases dash-cam footage of a police chase where large bales of marijuana are thrown from the car being pursued.

Bishop offers Bali pair jail funding

Wed, 2015-03-11 20:18
Australia's foreign minister offers to cover the cost of life in prison to help two Australians avoid execution, but is rebuffed by Indonesia.

Young offender agencies criticised

Wed, 2015-03-11 19:06
Work to stop young offenders committing crimes after their release from custody is hampered by "distrust" among the staff responsible, inspectors say.

Retailers accused of labour abuses

Wed, 2015-03-11 18:53
A Human Rights Watch report uncovers alleged abuses at Cambodian garment factories supplying Marks & Spencer, Gap, H&M, Adidas and Armani.

Texas on last dose of execution drug

Wed, 2015-03-11 18:26
Texas is down to its final dose of lethal injection drugs after the US state executed a man on Wednesday.

Nato muscle-flexing sends Putin firm message

Wed, 2015-03-11 18:18
A series of Nato exercises in Europe sends a clear warning to the Russian president, says Mark Mardell - but what is the longer-term strategy?

Syria's next generation

Wed, 2015-03-11 18:14
How do you prepare refugee children to rebuild their country?

Mexican mayoral candidate murdered

Wed, 2015-03-11 18:09
The decapitated body of a politician is found in Mexico's Guerrero state, where she had been standing for mayor in June's elections

Missing man 'probably murdered'

Wed, 2015-03-11 17:59
A West Yorkshire man who disappeared 16 years ago was probably murdered, police say.

Nursery first aid law moves closer

Wed, 2015-03-11 17:43
Training in paediatric first aid will be compulsory for nursery staff in England under government proposals announced following a baby's death.

Britons dominate UK album sales

Wed, 2015-03-11 17:41
British artists account for the biggest share of albums sold in the UK last year the British Phonographic Industry says.

Rwanda outgrows its genocide orphanages

Wed, 2015-03-11 17:09
Rwanda outgrows its genocide orphanages

Could Europe lose Greece to Russia?

Wed, 2015-03-11 17:06
Deepening ties between Greece and Russia set off alarm bells across Europe, as leaders in Athens wrangle with creditors over reforms to avoid bankruptcy.

London house prices 'showing fall'

Wed, 2015-03-11 17:02
Surveyors say house prices in London are moving in the opposite direction to the rest of the UK - they are falling.

Saudi's ‘Julian Assange’ returns to Twitter

Wed, 2015-03-11 16:59
Saudi's 'Julian Assange' and his stream of anonymous leaks

The man who helped blow up the Bamiyan Buddhas

Wed, 2015-03-11 16:56
The man who helped to blow up Afghanistan's Buddhas

New ScotRail train designs unveiled

Wed, 2015-03-11 16:47
New ScotRail trains which will be "quieter, faster and longer" than those currently in us are unveiled.

Elderly care standards 'not met'

Wed, 2015-03-11 16:47
A nursing body's analysis of inspections of hospitals which are caring for the elderly suggests the current inspection regime has not driven up standards.

Glasgow 2014 'was under budget'

Wed, 2015-03-11 16:47
The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games cost taxpayers £37m less than budgeted, according to a report by the public spending watchdog.

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