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Bruce elected Lib Dem deputy leader

Tue, 2014-01-28 14:56
Liberal Democrat MPs choose Sir Malcolm Bruce, a former international development committee chairman, as their new deputy leader.

River searched for missing student

Tue, 2014-01-28 14:51
Underwater searches to try to find a student missing for five days are expected to resume later.

VIDEO: High-speed sea chase nets drugs haul

Tue, 2014-01-28 14:34
A huge cocaine haul worth an estimated US $37m has been seized from a go-fast boat in the Caribbean, US authorities announced on Tuesday.

Yahoo shares slide on weak revenue

Tue, 2014-01-28 14:33
Shares in Yahoo slide after the internet search giant reports declining revenue and weaker than expected ad sales for the fourth quarter.

Manchester United 2-0 Cardiff City

Tue, 2014-01-28 14:21
Robin van Persie scores on his return from injury as Manchester United beat Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Cardiff City.

Deported Roma girl loses legal fight

Tue, 2014-01-28 13:53
A French court rejects a residency appeal by a Kosovo Roma schoolgirl, whose deportation from France in October sparked a public outcry.

In pictures: Life of an Indian runaway boy

Tue, 2014-01-28 13:35
Daily life of a boy sleeping rough in Calcutta

Number of nuclear 'cheats' doubles

Tue, 2014-01-28 13:33
The number of US Air Force officers embroiled in a scandal involving cheating on proficiency tests doubles to several dozen, officials say.

Bible play expected to sell out

Tue, 2014-01-28 13:32
The controversial comic play about the Bible that was cancelled, then reinstated, by a County Antrim council, is expected to sell out.

Couple fight US extradition demand

Tue, 2014-01-28 13:31
A British couple fighting extradition to the US on fraud and money-laundering charges, say they could spend months in prison before their case is heard.

First Porsche was an electric car

Tue, 2014-01-28 13:31
German carmaker Porsche reveals that the first vehicle designed by its founder, Ferdinand Porsche, was an electric car built in 1898.

Lobbying Bill set to become law

Tue, 2014-01-28 13:08
Peers accept government plans to reform lobbying and charity campaign spending, avoiding a new stand-off with MPs by just one vote.

VIDEO: 'On the frontline' of Kiev protests

Tue, 2014-01-28 13:01
Ukraine's capital has seen a series of protests, some violent, since November, when President Viktor Yanukovych pulled out of a trade deal with the EU in favour of a $15bn (£9bn) bailout from Russia.

VIDEO: Filer wins Costa Book of the Year

Tue, 2014-01-28 12:53
Nathan Filer wins the £30,000 Costa Book of the Year Award for his novel The Shock of the Fall.

Nathan Filer wins Costa book prize

Tue, 2014-01-28 12:48
Nathan Filer wins the Costa Book of the Year with The Shock of the Fall, his debut novel about loss, guilt and mental illness.

Ashton and Youngs dropped by England

Tue, 2014-01-28 12:28
England drop Chris Ashton and Ben Youngs for Saturday's Six Nations game with France as uncapped Jack Nowell is selected.

What does freedom look like in 2014?

Tue, 2014-01-28 12:16
We asked five people what freedom looked like to them, but what does it look like to you?

The human flesh search engine

Tue, 2014-01-28 12:07
A Chinese official has said that web users who turn en masse on individuals - the so-called human flesh search engine" - will not be tolerated.

GCHQ chief Lobban to stand down

Tue, 2014-01-28 12:06
The head of GCHQ - Britain's electronic intelligence gathering agency - is to step down, the Foreign Office says.

US doctor 'waterboarded' child

Tue, 2014-01-28 11:59
A former Delaware paediatrician who has written books on children's near-death experiences goes on trial accused of waterboarding an 11-year-old girl.

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