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VIDEO: Will Cuba's economy be transformed?

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:57
As the US and Cuba restore their diplomatic relationship, what can Cubans expect for their country?

Spending review plans due in November

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:57
The government's spending review to set out £20bn worth of departmental budget cuts over the next five years will take place on 25 November.

Bouncer gives Rogers 'ear problem'

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:52
Chris Rogers is likely to have sustained a "delayed ear problem" when he was struck on the helmet in the second Ashes Test.

Welfare cuts backed amid Labour revolt

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:49
MPs back government plans for £12bn in welfare cuts amid a Labour revolt over its leadership's call for its MPs not to oppose the changes.

VIDEO: Rubik's champion wins in 5.695 seconds

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:36
Australian Feliks Zemdegs has taken the Rubik´s Cube world title for the second year at the 2015 World Championship in Sao Paulo.

Guardiola runs for Catalan office

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:33
Former Barcelona football manager Pep Guardiola is to stand as a pro-Catalan independence candidate in Spanish elections.

Hasbro boosted by Jurassic World

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:29
Toy maker Hasbro has posted a better-than-expected profit, helped by Jurassic World-themed dinosaur toys and Play-Doh.

The only people willing to take Delhi's 'most haunted house'

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:28
The only people willing to take Delhi's 'most haunted house'

Grooveshark creator, 28, found dead

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:06
Co-founder of recently-shut down music streaming website is found dead in his Florida home, local police have said.

Johnson 'humbled' by Open victory

Mon, 2015-07-20 17:06
American Zach Johnson is "honoured" and "humbled" to win his first Open Championship after victory at St Andrews.

VIDEO: Fifa taskforce: What is Blatter's plan?

Mon, 2015-07-20 15:54
Fifa is to set up a taskforce of 11 people to look at reforming football's scandal-hit world governing body.

VIDEO: Battling deadly disease in wombats

Mon, 2015-07-20 15:50
Fighting deadly disease among Australia's furry friends

Ferrari & Rolex part of Webb bail

Mon, 2015-07-20 15:50
A Ferrari and five Rolexes are some items former Fifa vice-president Jeffrey Webb has provided to secure his release on bail.

Zach Johnson triumphs in Open play-off

Mon, 2015-07-20 15:44
American Zach Johnson claims his second major title with victory in a three-man play-off in the 144th Open Championship.

VIDEO: Inside hidden WW2 tunnel network

Mon, 2015-07-20 15:28
A hidden network of tunnels built underneath the White Cliffs of Dover during World War Two has opened to the public.

Italian designer Elio Fiorucci dies

Mon, 2015-07-20 15:10
Italian fashion designer Elio Fiorucci has died at his home in Milan at the age of 80.

Teenager 'in 12-year HIV remission'

Mon, 2015-07-20 14:24
An 18-year-old French woman is in remission from HIV - despite not having taken any drugs against the virus for 12 years.

Muslim cemetery sparks row in Texas

Mon, 2015-07-20 13:42
Residents in a small town in Texas are seeking to block plans to build an Islamic cemetery over fears it is part of a wider Muslim "takeover".

Paypal worth $50bn in Nasdaq return

Mon, 2015-07-20 13:12
PayPal has been valued at almost $50bn (£34bn) after splitting from eBay and relisting on Nasdaq.

How safe are South Africa's waters?

Mon, 2015-07-20 12:58
Is it safe to go back into South African water?