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England face defeat after collapse

Fri, 2013-12-27 23:19
Australia are favourites to take a 4-0 series lead after England lose five wickets for six runs in a dismal batting display.

PM 'harangued' by flood victims - the papers

Fri, 2013-12-27 21:45
The image of David Cameron being berated by angry householders left without power for days leads several of Saturday's newspapers.

Mounds of filth on an island paradise

Fri, 2013-12-27 21:43
Greece's mushrooming waste disposal crisis

Ban smacking, children's tsar urges

Fri, 2013-12-27 21:22
Parents should be banned from smacking their children, the Children's Commissioner for England, Maggie Atkinson, says in a newspaper interview.

VIDEO: Nine-year-old scales Argentine peak

Fri, 2013-12-27 20:54
A nine-year-old boy from the United States has become the youngest person to reach the summit of Aconcagua, the highest mountain in the Americas.

VIDEO: Argentina heatwave sparks protests

Fri, 2013-12-27 20:53
High temperatures have caused a wave of blackouts and water shortages across Argentine's capital, Buenos Aires.

Libya 'frees' US military personnel

Fri, 2013-12-27 20:37
The Libyan authorities have released four American military personnel detained on Friday, US officials say.

10 extraordinary sacred sites around Britain

Fri, 2013-12-27 18:47
What did the ancestors of modern Britons see in the countryside that led them to deem some places more sacred than others, asks Neil Oliver.

In pictures: The year of the reunion 2013

Fri, 2013-12-27 18:45
Together again - 12 months of reunions in entertainment

Brazil indigenous reserve attacked

Fri, 2013-12-27 18:32
Residents of a remote town in Brazil's Amazonas state attack an indigenous reserve, hours after members of a nearby tribe sought refuge at an army base.

Was 2013 the NHS's annus horriblis?

Fri, 2013-12-27 18:28
Nick Triggle on whether 2013 was NHS's annus horriblis

Mali ex-leader in high treason probe

Fri, 2013-12-27 18:25
Mali says it will investigate ousted leader Amadou Toumani Toure for high treason, accusing him of failing to stop an Islamist insurgency.

How animals help us understand disease

Fri, 2013-12-27 18:19
The creatures helping us understand human disease

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