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The political appeal of the 'normal bloke'

Wed, 2015-04-22 18:17
Does being a 'normal bloke' win votes?

Health blogger admits faking cancer

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:38
An Australian "wellness" blogger who built a successful business on claims she survived terminal cancer admits she lied about having the disease.

VIDEO: How music helps Kenyan children

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:22
Music is helping to transform the lives of young people in a Kenyan slum.

Real Madrid 1-0 Atletico Madrid (Agg: 1-0)

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:17
Javier Hernandez strikes late as defending champions Real Madrid defeat Atletico Madrid 1-0 to reach the Champions League semi-finals.

Fugitive ends 40 years on the run

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:11
A fugitive in Kentucky turns himself into authorities after decades on the run, in order to get medical care.

Facebook reports strong results

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:57
Social networking giant Facebook reports better-than-expected first quarter profits as well as growing monthly active users.

Mayweather record a burden - Calzaghe

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:49
Floyd Mayweather's unbeaten record is 'a massive burden' but he can still beat Manny Pacquiao on 2 May, says Joe Calzaghe.

Monaco 0-0 Juventus (agg 0-1)

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:48
Juventus reach the Champions League semi-final first the first time since 2003 after a goalless draw in Monaco.

Gordon Brown attacks Cameron and SNP

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:47
Gordon Brown accuses David Cameron of stirring up English nationalism, and the SNP of misleading people over its offer to back a Labour-led administration.

Pope to visit Cuba in September

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:43
Pope Francis will travel Cuba in September ahead of his visit to the United States, the Vatican announces.

Radcliffe 'unprepared' for marathon

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:28
Three-time London Marathon winner Paula Radcliffe says she will enter this year's race "unfit", but healthy.

Turkey-bound girl 'learned lesson'

Wed, 2015-04-22 16:00
A teenage girl who was removed from a plane bound for Turkey by police after being "radicalised" has learned her lesson, a judge is told.

$1bn NFL concussion payouts approved

Wed, 2015-04-22 15:32
A judge approves a plan worth $1bn (£664.6m) to compensate former American football players with head injuries.

Russian opposition to contest polls

Wed, 2015-04-22 15:25
Russia's new opposition coalition, which includes activist Alexei Navalny, says it will fight for election in three regions this autumn.

VIDEO: The tiny island at centre of migrant crisis

Wed, 2015-04-22 15:12
Italian coastguards have rescued hundreds more migrants trying to get to Europe from North Africa.

US plane makes emergency landing

Wed, 2015-04-22 14:57
A Chicago-bound plane is forced to make an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, after suffering a "pressurisation problem," officials say.

Prosecutors hunt down the spoofers

Wed, 2015-04-22 14:54
Five years after Congress gave them new powers, American prosecutors are finally charging the traders they say "spoof" the market.

Denmark's Vestager takes on multinationals

Wed, 2015-04-22 14:07
Dane leads charge against Google and Gazprom

Graveyard clue to stegosaur plates

Wed, 2015-04-22 14:06
Stegosaurs may have sported quite different shaped bony plates on their backs, depending on whether they were male or female, new research claims.

Google launches mobile phone network

Wed, 2015-04-22 14:03
Google announces Project Fi, a mobile network that will piggyback existing services in the US but offer different terms.

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