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Guinea concert stampede 'kills 34'

11 hours 46 min ago
At least 34 people have reportedly died in a stampede in Guinea, during a concert marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

Savile charity to challenge payouts

11 hours 50 min ago
A charity set up by Jimmy Savile is challenging any payouts of compensation to victims of the sex attacker, victims' lawyers say.

House votes to sue President Obama

11 hours 51 min ago
The US House of Representatives has passed a resolution authorising a lawsuit against the president for alleged overreach of his authority.

Tablet screens to correct sight loss

11 hours 51 min ago
US engineers have developed a prototype tablet display that compensates for an individuals' vision problems.

PM pledges £3m in extra aid for Gaza

12 hours 11 min ago
An additional £3m in UK aid is to be made available to help the humanitarian situation in Gaza, Prime Minister David Cameron says.

Kallis retires from internationals

12 hours 13 min ago
South Africa all-rounder Jacques Kallis announces his retirement from all international cricket at the age of 38.

Calls for all-party talks to resume

12 hours 22 min ago
The new Irish Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan says he wants to see a resumption of all-party talks in Northern Ireland in September.

Somali 'killed for not wearing veil'

12 hours 26 min ago
Militant Islamists in Somalia have shot dead a Muslim woman for refusing to wear a veil, her relatives say.

VIDEO: UK to allow driverless cars on roads

12 hours 27 min ago
The UK government will shortly outline measures to permit driverless cars to use public roads by next year.

HSBC closes some Muslims' accounts

12 hours 33 min ago
HSBC bank writes to Finsbury Park Mosque and other Muslim organisations around the UK giving them notice their accounts will be closed.

VIDEO: Ukraine forces tighten grip on Donetsk

12 hours 34 min ago
Heavy fighting around Donetsk has seen government forces make strategic advances in their attempt to wrest control of the area from pro-Russian separatists.

Police investigated after fraud case

12 hours 37 min ago
The chief constable of Gwent Police and other senior officers are under investigation following the acquittal of two men in a fraud case.

VIDEO: Cable 'felt safe' in driverless car

12 hours 55 min ago
Driverless cars are set to take to the roads in the UK from next January, they will guided by a system of sensors and cameras.

Life for road rage killer trucker

13 hours 2 min ago
A lorry driver is jailed for life for using his 17-tonne truck to murder another motorist by deliberately driving over him.

England records rise in dementia

13 hours 2 min ago
The number of people in England diagnosed with dementia rises by 62% over seven years.

Church attack treated as hate crime

13 hours 19 min ago
Police say they are treating an attack on a Catholic church in County Tyrone as a hate crime.

Cameroon army officers sacked

13 hours 28 min ago
Cameroon's President Paul Biya sacks two senior army officers at the forefront of the battle against militant Islamist group Boko Haram, state radio reports.

VIDEO: Cameron: Prime minister for silly walks?

13 hours 28 min ago
David Cameron has joked about the moment a theatre audience laughed at the funny walk used by an actor playing him.

No appeal over Rolf Harris sentence

13 hours 31 min ago
Rolf Harris's five-year-and-nine-month jail sentence over sex offences will not be referred to the appeal court, despite 150 complaints over its "leniency".

VIDEO: Cameron grateful for Queen meetings

13 hours 38 min ago
Prime Minister David Cameron has describes his weekly meetings with the Queen as one of the most valuable hours in his week.
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