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Devastation and tragedy of routine Taiwan flight

Thu, 2014-07-24 12:05
Taiwanese mourn after routine flight ends in tragedy

IMF lowers global growth forecast

Thu, 2014-07-24 11:50
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lowered its forecast for global economic growth this year, from 3.7% to 3.4% but the UK's forecast is raised.

Nibali wins stage to all but seal Tour

Thu, 2014-07-24 11:38
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali underlines his superiority by winning final mountain stage to all but wrap up the overall victory.

Do women need bigger parking spaces?

Thu, 2014-07-24 11:38
Do Chinese women need bigger spaces than men?

Ex-boyfriend guilty of Jayden murder

Thu, 2014-07-24 11:35
The ex-boyfriend of pregnant teenager Jayden Parkinson, whose body was found in an Oxfordshire graveyard, is convicted of murder.

Barclays challenges US fraud case

Thu, 2014-07-24 11:35
Barclays challenges legal action brought by US prosecutors alleging fraud in its "dark pool" trading operations.

Thursday's gossip column

Thu, 2014-07-24 11:25
Galatasaray may sell Wesley Sneijder, Liverpool hope to sign Arturo Vidal and Andy Carroll could be out for four months.

More art found in Gurlitt's home

Thu, 2014-07-24 11:10
Two sculptures, possibly by Rodin and Degas, are discovered in the home of the late art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt in Munich.

Lampard joins MLS side New York City

Thu, 2014-07-24 10:53
Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard joins Major League Soccer side New York City FC on a two-year deal.

Fake wine merchant to be sentenced

Thu, 2014-07-24 10:43
A California wine dealer found guilty in New York of manufacturing fake vintage bottles for illegal profit will be sentenced on Thursday.

Government to end nuclear waste veto

Thu, 2014-07-24 10:26
The UK government wants to scrap a community veto which allows local politicians to block a future £12bn nuclear waste repository.

Your pictures: Cycling

Thu, 2014-07-24 10:14
Readers' photos on the theme of "cycling"

VIDEO: Olympic cauldron secrets revealed

Thu, 2014-07-24 10:11
The London 2012 Olympic Cauldron is going on display for the first time in a purpose-built gallery.

Shellfire 'kills 15 in Gaza school'

Thu, 2014-07-24 09:56
At least 15 people are killed and more than 200 injured when a UN-run school used as a shelter in Gaza is shelled, Gaza health ministry says.

Police investigate abuse 'cover-up'

Thu, 2014-07-24 09:38
Police investigating sexual abuse allegations at a school in Rochdale refer themselves to the independent police watchdog over the way they handled previous inquiries.

Qualcomm disputes China phone sales

Thu, 2014-07-24 09:07
US chipmaker Qualcomm claims some Chinese companies are misrepresenting sales to minimise their payments.

Carbon concerns over wood burning

Thu, 2014-07-24 08:58
Burning wood to fuel power stations can create as many harmful carbon emissions as burning coal, according to a government report.

GM profits hit by recall problems

Thu, 2014-07-24 08:58
Earnings at the US carmaker General Motors slump because of the cost of vehicle recalls.

Inquiry urged into two-hour execution

Thu, 2014-07-24 08:51
Lawyers for a double murderer whose lethal injection in Arizona took nearly two hours to kill him have called for an independent review of the execution.

Isis 'orders FGM' for women in Mosul

Thu, 2014-07-24 08:44
Islamist group Isis orders women aged 11 to 46 in Mosul, Iraq, to undergo female genital mutilation, the UN says.