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Canada car killer's passport seized

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:53
Man who attacked two Canadian soldiers in deadly hit-and-run was radical who had had passport seized, police say.

Oscar Pistorius begins jail sentence

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:46
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius begins serving time in jail, after being sentenced for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Ebola crisis: My son's survival saved me

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:45
Son saves father from despair of family loss

Ebola serum for Africa 'in weeks'

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:08
Treatments to tackle the Ebola outbreak in West Africa should become available in the coming weeks and months, says the World Health Organization.

Hillsborough officer 'not leant on'

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:51
A former police inspector who was on duty during the Hillsborough disaster denies he was "leant on" to ensure his statements "toed the party line".

Man guilty of hotel hammer attacks

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:51
A man who beat three sisters with a claw hammer in a London hotel while their children slept alongside them is found guilty of attempted murder.

Egypt 'sets appeal' for journalists

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:46
An appeal against the sentences of three jailed al-Jazeera journalists will be heard by an Egyptian court on 1 January, relatives say.

Timberlake settles Heat legal action

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:38
Celebrity magazine Heat apologises to actor and singer Justin Timberlake and his wife Jessica Biel after publishing a "false and unfounded story" questioning their marriage.

Tributes paid to ex-Australian PM

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:25
Tributes have been paid to Australia's controversial former prime minister Gough Whitlam who died on Tuesday at the age of 98.

Who are the Kurds?

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:22
Race, culture and language in common - but who are the Kurds?

Police hunt links to Indiana killings

Tue, 2014-10-21 11:11
Authorities in two US states are reviewing unsolved cases for links to an Indiana man being held on suspicion of killing seven women.

Tractor beam breaks distance record

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:40
Scientists have turned a laser into a reversible "tractor beam" that can repel or attract objects.

Taarabt the 'worst' pro - Redknapp

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:26

Students build Oculus Moon robot

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:26
US team develop a robot that can send back live pictures from the Moon as part of attempt to win Google's Lunar X-Prize.

UK couple found dead in Indian hotel

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:26
A UK couple in their twenties have been found dead in the Indian city of Agra.

McDonald's and Coke see profits fall

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:21
McDonald's and Coca Cola post profits down sharply in the three months to the end of September, with both seeing sales under pressure in the US.

Swedish sub search focuses on bay

Tue, 2014-10-21 10:03
Naval vessels scouring Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine focus on a bay near Stockholm on the fifth day of their search.

Bashir seeks to extend 25-year rule

Tue, 2014-10-21 09:57
Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir will stand for re-election next year, an aide says, despite previous claims that he would quit after 25 years in power.

Shrien Dewani's wife 'wanted divorce'

Tue, 2014-10-21 09:13
Anni Dewani, who was killed while on honeymoon in South Africa in November 2010, had wanted a divorce from her new husband, a court is told.

Turtles attack UK box office

Tue, 2014-10-21 08:53
The reboot of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles has topped the UK and Ireland box office, ending Gone Girl's two week run at the top.