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Pro-Russian journalist killed in Kiev

Thu, 2015-04-16 08:50
Leading pro-Russian journalist Oles Buzyna, shot dead in Ukrainian capital Kiev, officials say.

Greece fear fuels bond yield rise

Thu, 2015-04-16 08:48
Mounting fears of a Greek debt default have seen the country's borrowing costs in the markets soar.

VIDEO: 'Submarine snag' causes trawler drama

Thu, 2015-04-16 08:46
The skipper of a fishing trawler has said his boat was towed by a submarine 18 miles off the coast of Ardglass, County Down, on Wednesday afternoon.

Cannes Festival line-up announced

Thu, 2015-04-16 08:40
Cate Blanchett, Matthew McConaughey, Rachel Weisz and Sir Michael Caine are among those with films competing at this year's Cannes Film Festival.

Italy seeks EU help on boat migrants

Thu, 2015-04-16 08:36
Italy's foreign minister calls for help from the European Union as increasing numbers of migrants risk their lives crossing the Mediterranean.

Sewol ferry: How it could be raised

Thu, 2015-04-16 08:27
South Korea plans to raise the wreck of the Sewol ferry from the sea bed. Can it be done? And how difficult would the salvage operation be?

Indian companies shun Internet.org

Thu, 2015-04-16 08:15
A group of Indian technology and internet firms pull out of Facebook's Internet.org initiative, fearing it threatens "net neutrality".

Warning over aerosol climate fix

Thu, 2015-04-16 07:58
Any attempts to engineer the climate are likely to result in "different" climate change, rather than its elimination, new results suggest.

IS steps up assault on Iraq's Ramadi

Thu, 2015-04-16 07:53
Islamic State militants step up their assault on the western Iraqi city of Ramadi, launching suicide bomb attacks on a government compound.

Peer will not face sex abuse charges

Thu, 2015-04-16 07:46
Labour peer Lord Janner will not face child sex abuse charges because the severity of his dementia makes him unfit to stand trial, prosecutors say.

Pakistan top court halts executions

Thu, 2015-04-16 07:43
Pakistan's Supreme Court suspends death sentences passed by controversial new military tribunals, until it rules on the legality of the sentences.

New luggage bins fit 50% more bags

Thu, 2015-04-16 07:43
Boeing has shown off its 'space bins' that can hold 50% more luggage than existing designs.

How serious for us is the Greek tragedy?

Thu, 2015-04-16 07:14
If Greece defaults on its debts, as seems likely, what does that mean for it, for the rest of the eurozone and for our general election?

Fenerbahce return after gun attack

Thu, 2015-04-16 07:12
Fenerbahce are set to play for the first time after a near two-week absence following the gun attack on their team bus.

VIDEO: SpaceX rocket crashes into barge

Thu, 2015-04-16 06:59
A SpaceX rocket crashes into a floating ocean platform, after hitting it too hard following an attempted landing.

Germany 'headed for higher growth'

Thu, 2015-04-16 06:50
Four leading German economic institutes have raised their growth forecast for the country's economy as a result of falling oil prices and the depreciation of the euro.

UN envoy quits as Yemen crisis rages

Thu, 2015-04-16 06:45
The UN's special envoy to Yemen, Jamal Benomar, steps down amid criticism of his failure to broker an end to the conflict in the country.

'Success kid' raises cash for dad

Thu, 2015-04-16 06:35
Sam Griner, whose image spawned the 'success kid' meme, is using his fame to raise cash to pay for medical treatment for his father.

Tribeca festival begins in New York

Thu, 2015-04-16 06:34
New York's Tribeca Film Festival kicked off on Wednesday with the world premiere of Saturday Night Live documentary, Live from New York!.

Czech man claims to create new state

Thu, 2015-04-16 06:31
A Czech man says he has founded a tiny new state between Croatia and Serbia.

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