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VIDEO: Peaches Geldof family 'beyond pain'

Tue, 2014-04-08 02:02
Bob Geldof has said his family are "beyond pain" following the death of his daughter Peaches at the age of 25.

Sea search for more plane signals

Tue, 2014-04-08 01:27
Teams searching for the missing Malaysian plane say they need more contact with signals picked up over the weekend before using a submersible to search for debris.

Spinal shocks revive paralysed legs

Tue, 2014-04-08 00:12
Four paralysed men have been able to move their legs for the first time in years after electrical stimulation of their spinal cords, US doctors report.

VIDEO: The Hoff goes under the hammer

Mon, 2014-04-07 23:47
Memorabilia from David Hasselhoff's private collection is to be auctioned for charity.

Taiwan students to end trade protest

Mon, 2014-04-07 22:55
Students protesting against a trade deal with China say they will end their occupation of Taiwan's parliament.

Liberals head for Quebec victory

Mon, 2014-04-07 22:30
Quebec's Liberal Party is set to form a majority provincial government, routing Quebec's main separatist party's bid for their own majority.

Irish president in historic UK visit

Mon, 2014-04-07 21:37
An official state visit to the UK by the Republic of Ireland's President Michael D Higgins - the first by an Irish head of state - is due to get under way.

Samsung forecasts drop in profits

Mon, 2014-04-07 21:20
Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest maker of TVs and mobile phones, forecasts a fall in profits for the second quarter in a row.

Pistorius to give new trial evidence

Mon, 2014-04-07 21:09
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius will testify for a second day at his murder trial, after an emotional first appearance in court on Monday.

Venezuela leader to meet opposition

Mon, 2014-04-07 20:53
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro is set to meet the opposition for the first time since the start of street protests that already killed 39 people.

Minister criticises Miller apology

Mon, 2014-04-07 20:34
Employment minister Esther McVey questions publicly the way Culture Secretary Maria Miller apologised for over-claiming on her expenses.

Japan and Australia agree trade deal

Mon, 2014-04-07 20:30
Japan and Australia agree a trade deal, after seven years of negotiations, which will see them lower tariffs on products including beef, cheese and cars.

How can Wikipedia woo women editors?

Mon, 2014-04-07 20:21
Trying to close the online encyclopedia's 'information gap'

Racism row Austrian MEP told to quit

Mon, 2014-04-07 20:20
The Austrian president calls on a far-right MEP to abandon his re-election bid after he called the European Union a conglomerate of Negroes".

Shopping for a perilous journey

Mon, 2014-04-07 20:14
The border town shops that equip migrants for a perilous journey

'I saw armed gang murder my family'

Mon, 2014-04-07 20:09
'I saw a Rwandan gang murder my family'

US warns Russia over Ukraine tension

Mon, 2014-04-07 19:53
The US voices "great concern" about tension in eastern Ukraine after pro-Russia demonstrators seized government buildings in three cities.

Very rare Chinese robin sighted

Mon, 2014-04-07 19:49
Scientists make crucial new discoveries about one of the world's rarest birds, the blackthroated blue robin, with a breeding pair spotted in China.

Labour vow to empower English cities

Mon, 2014-04-07 19:44
English cities will be given more powers over transport, housing and employment to tackle the "productivity gap" with London, the Labour leader is to pledge.

Ukraine misses Gazprom gas deadline

Mon, 2014-04-07 19:32
Gazprom says it has not received any payment from Ukraine despite a midnight deadline to start reducing Kiev's gas debts to Moscow.