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China airs 'bomb attack confession'

Mon, 2015-07-20 08:41
Chinese state media airs an interview with a Xinjiang man who it says was planning a bomb attack on a shopping centre after receiving training in Syria.

Morgan Stanley reports $1.7bn profit

Mon, 2015-07-20 08:36
US investment bank Morgan Stanley reports a better-than-expected second-quarter profit thanks to a strong performance by its wealth management division.

Greek banks face full nationalisation

Mon, 2015-07-20 08:32
Greek banks opened their doors today, but are still unable to provide proper support to households and businesses and will be in intensive care for months.

Instagram 'sorry' for account mix-up

Mon, 2015-07-20 08:25
Instagram apologises to a man after his username is taken over by a footballer with the same name.

Cortana for Android leaked early

Mon, 2015-07-20 08:05
The Android version of Microsoft's voice-driven personal assistant Cortana has accidentally been leaked.

The women who could lead Taiwan

Mon, 2015-07-20 07:57
In a rarity for the world, two women will compete for Taiwan's presidency in January - the BBC's Cindy Sui asks whether either can heal the deeply divided island.

New signings score in Liverpool win

Mon, 2015-07-20 07:51
Summer signings James Milner and Danny Ings score as Liverpool beat Adelaide United 2-0 on their pre-season tour.

ECB announces diversity initiative

Mon, 2015-07-20 07:44
The England and Wales Cricket Board announces a £450,000 initiative to promote diversity within the game.

Men convicted of UDA murder plot

Mon, 2015-07-20 07:40
Three men are found guilty of planning to murder two ex-leaders of the Ulster Defence Association (UDA).

Actor guilty of harassing Doctor Who star

Mon, 2015-07-20 07:21
Adam Deacon waged a campaign of harassment on social media against his former friend Noel Clarke.

Drones hamper firefighting efforts

Mon, 2015-07-20 07:16
US firefighters have condemned drone owners who flew craft near forest fires and grounded helicopters helping to douse flames.

Hawking backs new search for aliens

Mon, 2015-07-20 07:15
Prof Stephen Hawking has launched a new effort to answer the question of whether there is life elsewhere in space.

Blast search resumes as body found

Mon, 2015-07-20 07:14
Search teams are continuing to look for three workers still missing after a devastating fire at a mill in Cheshire.

Row over Saudi Riviera beach closure

Mon, 2015-07-20 06:54
A row erupts over the closure of a public beach on the French Riviera to allow King Salman of Saudi Arabia to holiday in private.

'Road-rage' murder suspect in court

Mon, 2015-07-20 06:54
A man appears in court charged with the murder of pensioner Donald Lock in an alleged "road-rage" attack.

Yemen fighters 'advance in Aden'

Mon, 2015-07-20 06:46
Forces loyal to Yemen's exiled government say they have advanced into the last part of the southern city of Aden still held by Houthi rebels.

German Eurosceptic to lead new party

Mon, 2015-07-20 06:36
German anti-euro economist Bernd Lucke founds a new party after being ousted by the Eurosceptic Alternative for Germany (AfD) that he set up.

McKellen: Government 'nervous' of BBC

Mon, 2015-07-20 06:09
Sir Ian McKellen launches a staunch defence of the BBC licence fee saying "we all think we could run it better that it runs itself".

Two Spanish riders die after US crash

Mon, 2015-07-20 05:53
Two Spanish riders die after a multi-bike crash at a World Superbike support event in California on Sunday.

Deadly blast hits Turkish town

Mon, 2015-07-20 05:46
Explosion hits cultural centre in Turkish town of Suruc near Syrian border - fatalities reported

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