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Escaped NZ murderer found in Brazil

Thu, 2014-11-13 02:54
A New Zealand man serving a life sentence for child molestation and murder who escaped to Brazil is now in custody, New Zealand police say.

India and US reach WTO breakthrough

Thu, 2014-11-13 02:43
India and US reach a breakthrough in resolving food security, an issue which had been stalling the implementation of a global trade pact.

VIDEO: When astronauts play with water

Thu, 2014-11-13 02:42
Earlier this year astronauts on the International Space Station shot a video showing what happens to water surface tension in microgravity

China data shows no sign of pick-up

Thu, 2014-11-13 02:11
A slew of economic data out of China, which came in below forecasts on Thursday, highlights the continuing downward pressure facing the Asian giant.

Ali Smith wins Goldsmiths Prize

Thu, 2014-11-13 01:41
Ali Smith's Booker Prize-nominated novel How to be Both wins the Goldsmiths Prize for original fiction.

Major to warn of split with EU

Thu, 2014-11-13 01:01
The case for leaving the European Union will be fuelled further if EU countries do not help the UK limit immigration, Sir John Major is to say later.

Russia fuelling Ukraine war, says US

Thu, 2014-11-13 00:11
The US accuses Russia of undermining a ceasefire in Ukraine after reports of Russian troops and military hardware entering the country.

VIDEO: Man tries to hide chainsaw down shorts

Wed, 2014-11-12 23:36
A homeless man in the US has been arrested for allegedly trying to steal a chainsaw by hiding it under his clothes.

Gene error 'reduces heart attacks'

Wed, 2014-11-12 23:35
A study suggests people who carry errors in a single gene could have protection against heart disease and high cholesterol.

Scientists wait for comet probe news

Wed, 2014-11-12 21:52
Scientists face a tense wait to learn the fate of a robot probe that made a historic landing on a comet - but did not stay in place as planned.

Bassano's studio reborn

Wed, 2014-11-12 21:37
Photographer uses 100-year-old inherited camera

Danger zone: Chasing West Africa’s pirates

Wed, 2014-11-12 21:22
Why West African seas are a pirate's favourite hunting ground

Sri Lanka remembers Stalinist rebel

Wed, 2014-11-12 21:20
The bloody life and brutal end of a Stalinist icon

Are Gujarat's 'toilet politics' democratic?

Wed, 2014-11-12 21:14
Lack of a lavatory could bar you from contesting polls in India

VIDEO: Who cares about the G20 summit? In 90 secs

Wed, 2014-11-12 20:53
Leaders of the world's biggest economies are arriving in Brisbane, Australia, for the G20 Summit. But why does anyone care? Deputy political correspondent James Landale explains.

Rhetoric hardens as tensions mount

Wed, 2014-11-12 20:51
A war of words has broken out between Russia and the West, with neither ready to compromise, says Bridget Kendall.

Germany considers a more active role

Wed, 2014-11-12 20:48
Germany has not intervened militarily on the world stage for decades but could that be about to change? asks Mark Mardell.

How to succeed in South Africa

Wed, 2014-11-12 20:36
How to succeed in selling to consumers in South Africa

The business of divorce celebration

Wed, 2014-11-12 20:27
Making good money out of some very bad divorces

Syrian conflict story told by refugees

Wed, 2014-11-12 20:23
How displacement has become the story of the Syria war