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Google search chief looks to the future

Mon, 2015-09-28 19:01
Google's search chief explains how his firm is trying to provide results without asking users to type in requests.

Is your home about to get a lot smarter?

Mon, 2015-09-28 19:00
How wi-fi enabled gadgets are making your property smarter

Facebook down for second time in week

Mon, 2015-09-28 18:10
A 40-minute outage on Facebook was the second time in a week the popular site went down, and was followed by a shares tumble.

Hundreds escape from CAR jail

Mon, 2015-09-28 17:48
Hundreds of inmates escape from a prison in the Central African Republic as a wave of violence leaves dozens dead.

VIDEO: Taliban frees prisoners in Kunduz attack

Mon, 2015-09-28 17:41
The Taliban have overrun the northern Afghan city of Kunduz, taking control of most areas and freeing hundreds of prisoners from its jail.

VIDEO: Bowen: Can leaders find Syria consensus?

Mon, 2015-09-28 17:38
United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon says five countries hold the key to resolving the conflict in Syria - including Russia and the US.

VIDEO: Drawing the election lines in Myanmar

Mon, 2015-09-28 17:27
Myanmar's political cartoonists drawing the election lines

India's highway of death creates village of widows

Mon, 2015-09-28 17:24
The road that has created a village of widows

Nepal mulls new Everest restrictions

Mon, 2015-09-28 17:18
Nepal is considering banning anyone deemed too young or too old - or with a severe disability - from attempting to climb Mount Everest.

Foreign policy focus in Canada debate

Mon, 2015-09-28 16:59
Canadian party leaders will square off in Toronto on Monday night to discuss foreign policy issues in the latest election debate.

West Bromwich Albion 2-3 Everton

Mon, 2015-09-28 16:54
Romelu Lukaku scores twice as he leads a superb comeback by Everton who battle from 2-0 down to win at West Brom.

VIDEO: Escaped Florida monkey damages police car

Mon, 2015-09-28 16:33
A macaque monkey escapes its owner's home in an Orlando suburb, before pulling the moulding off a police car and rocking back and forth on a street sign.

Prison worker jailed for aiding escape

Mon, 2015-09-28 15:50
A former jail worker has been sentenced to up to seven years behind bars for helping two convicted murders escape from a New York prison.

Hitachi pays SEC $19m over SA payments

Mon, 2015-09-28 15:38
Japanese firm Hitachi reaches a $19m (£12.5m) deal with US regulators who say it made improper payments to South Africa's ruling party for contracts to build power plants.

Trump unveils reform plan for US taxes

Mon, 2015-09-28 13:58
Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump outlines his tax plan, which would eliminate income tax for millions of Americans.

London pulls out of 2017 Tour start

Mon, 2015-09-28 13:50
London turns down the chance to host the start of the 2017 Tour de France because of cost concerns, angering the race owners.

Catalan election: Looming independence or little change?

Mon, 2015-09-28 13:03
While Spaniards argue over the impact of the vote, the pro-independence movement's success is a sign of broader trends in European politics.

Sam Smith's Bond theme leads chart

Mon, 2015-09-28 12:58
Sam Smith's Writing's on the Wall is on course to be the first Bond theme to make number one, selling double its closest rival from Justin Bieber in the first half of the week.

Does Donald Trump have a God problem?

Mon, 2015-09-28 12:56
Donald Trump brandishes his childhood Bible as he pitches his candidacy to evangelicals. But can he win this crucial Republican voting bloc?

VIDEO: 'Liquid water has been found on Mars'

Mon, 2015-09-28 12:35
Scientists think they can now tie dark streaks seen on the surface of Mars to periodic flows of liquid water.