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Pentagon says no F-35 at Farnborough

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:27
The Pentagon says the F-35 combat jet - due to be used on the UK's new aircraft carriers - will not go to the Farnborough Airshow because of continuing inspections.

Israel to intensify strikes on Gaza

Tue, 2014-07-15 16:11
PM Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel has "no choice" but to step up attacks on Gaza, after an Egyptian truce initiative falters.

Mali and rebels exchange prisoners

Tue, 2014-07-15 15:32
Mali's government and Tuareg rebels exchange dozens of prisoners in a goodwill gesture on the eve of peace talks in Algiers.

BRICS nations to create $100bn bank

Tue, 2014-07-15 15:17
The so-called BRICS countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - agree to create a $100bn development bank and emergency fund.

Rennard suspension appeal rejected

Tue, 2014-07-15 15:09
Liberal Democrat officials reject an attempt by Lord Rennard to overturn his suspension from the party.

Malawi ballots destroyed in fire

Tue, 2014-07-15 14:53
Some 1,500 ballot boxes from May's disputed election in Malawi are destroyed in an unexplained fire ahead of court hearing about a recount.

Rosetta's target is 'double' comet

Tue, 2014-07-15 13:35
Europe's Rosetta probe acquires some sensational new images of its comet quarry, showing what appears to be two distinct parts in contact with each other.

Disney is early adopter of Kinect 2

Tue, 2014-07-15 13:00
Disney becomes one of the first firms to employ Microsoft's Kinect motion/voice sensor for a non-video game use.

Singapore anti-gambling ad backfires

Tue, 2014-07-15 12:54
A Singapore anti-gambling ad backfires after the football World Cup team it referred to - Germany - turned out to be the champions.

In pictures: Germany football heroes

Tue, 2014-07-15 12:40
Germany's World Cup heroes dance for euphoric crowds

The real Jean-Claude Juncker

Tue, 2014-07-15 12:37
Enter the fixer - a glimpse of the real Juncker

Pupils 'unprotected from extremism'

Tue, 2014-07-15 12:31
A school is not protecting its pupils from the possible risks of extremism and should go into special measures, Ofsted says.

Science minister has tough job ahead

Tue, 2014-07-15 12:04
Greg Clark has a tough act to follow as the new science and universities minister, commentators say.

Hamas 'the enemy' says Egyptian hashtag

Tue, 2014-07-15 12:03
The Egyptians using a provocative anti-Hamas hashtag

Immigrant activist held at US border

Tue, 2014-07-15 11:58
Jose Antonio Vargas, a journalist and immigration activist who is an undocumented immigrant to the US, is detained by border agents in Texas.

Nigeria squabble over abducted girls

Tue, 2014-07-15 11:52
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan cancels a meeting with parents of abducted Chibok schoolgirls, accusing activists of "playing politics".

'Trojan Horse' trustees resign

Tue, 2014-07-15 11:49
The board of trustees at the centre of the alleged "Trojan Horse" Muslim takeover plot involving Birmingham schools announces its resignation.

Iran floats nuclear talks extension

Tue, 2014-07-15 11:48
Iran's foreign minister recommends talks on Iran's nuclear programme should be continue beyond Sunday's deadline after two days of negotiations.

VIDEO: Hogwarts opens doors to Japanese fans

Tue, 2014-07-15 11:23
Harry Potter stars Tom Felton and Evanna Lynch attended the opening ceremony of the new Harry Potter theme park at Universal Studios in Osaka.

Ticketless fans 'let into stadium'

Tue, 2014-07-15 11:15
A Hillsborough turnstile operator who worked at 1980s FA Cup ties took money to let ticketless fans into the stadium in the years before the disaster, the inquests hear.

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