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Khamenei rejects US nuclear demands

Wed, 2015-06-24 06:31
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei hardens his stance on the nuclear negotiations with world powers, as the deadline for a final deal nears.

Canada pilots X-rated chat broadcast

Wed, 2015-06-24 06:28
Canadian police apologise after an explicit conversation about sex from helicopter pilots in Winnipeg was broadcast to the public.

Mother killer jailed for 30 years

Wed, 2015-06-24 06:26
A man is sentenced to a minimum of 30 years in prison for murdering his mother by strangling her with a power cord and stabbing her.

P Diddy was 'defending himself'

Wed, 2015-06-24 06:22
Hip-hop star P Diddy was "defending himself" during an incident that led to his arrest for assault with a deadly weapon in LA, says his representative.

Xinjiang checkpoint attack 'kills 18'

Wed, 2015-06-24 06:20
At least 18 people are killed in the Chinese region of Xinjiang during a clash at a police checkpoint, a US media report says.

Supermarket giants agree merger

Wed, 2015-06-24 06:00
Dutch-based supermarket group Ahold agrees to merge with Belgium's Delhaize in a deal that could create one of the world's largest retailers.

US search for 'stolen Nigeria money'

Wed, 2015-06-24 05:52
The US and other countries have promised to help find billions of dollars stolen from Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari says.

VIDEO: Migrants' bid to board lorries goes on

Wed, 2015-06-24 05:34
Cross-Channel transport is returning to normal after a strike by ferry workers which gave hundreds of migrants the chance to try to board queuing lorries.

James Horner: Cameron pays tribute

Wed, 2015-06-24 05:01
Director James Cameron pays tribute to film composer James Horner, calling his death in a plane crash on Monday "sad and shocking" and "such a waste".

Netherlands ordered to cut emissions

Wed, 2015-06-24 04:58
A court in the Netherlands orders the government to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 25% by 2020, in a class action suit launched by activists.

Queen 'could move out of palace'

Wed, 2015-06-24 04:55
The Queen may have to move out of Buckingham Palace temporarily to allow maintenance work costing £150m to be carried out, royal officials say.

EU climate chief slams UK wind policy

Wed, 2015-06-24 04:54
The EU's climate chief says the UK's scrapping of subsidies will make it harder to meet renewables targets and an official describes the move as "mind-boggling".

France 'will not tolerate' US spying

Wed, 2015-06-24 04:38
France "will not tolerate" acts threatening its security, President Francois Hollande says, after Wikileaks reveals that the US spied on French presidents.

Google launches free streaming service

Wed, 2015-06-24 04:22
The company already has a subscription streaming service but is launching a free version of Play Music.

France confirms 0.6% GDP growth

Wed, 2015-06-24 04:20
France's GDP grew by 0.6% in the first quarter after a rise in corporate profit margins and strong household spending, official figures show.

VIDEO: Northern Lights filmed in Minneapolis

Wed, 2015-06-24 04:15
A display of the northern lights was witnesses near the US city of Minneapolis early on Tuesday morning.

Fans pitch up as Glastonbury opens

Wed, 2015-06-24 03:19
Music fans begin setting up camp for the Glastonbury Festival after the gates opened for this year's festival.

Greek PM bids to seal debt deal

Wed, 2015-06-24 03:19
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras heads to Brussels to meet creditors ahead of a summit designed to seal a deal to avoid a Greek debt default.

Pakistan heatwave deaths cross 800

Wed, 2015-06-24 02:36
The death toll from a heatwave in Pakistan's southern Sindh province has passed 800, hospital officials say, with mortuaries reaching their capacity.

Search for baby's mother continues

Wed, 2015-06-24 02:17
Police continue to search for the mother of a baby boy whose body was recovered from the River Taff in Cardiff.