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US officer charged with murder

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:55
A white South Carolina police officer is charged with murder over the shooting death of a black man who appeared to be fleeing from him.

'Non-dom' crackdown and gems heist

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:50
Election policy announcements, reaction to Tony Blair's intervention, and the London jewellery robbery dominate.

Adieu to largesse at Radio France

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:49
A three-week strike at Radio France is highlighting the excesses of the public sector in the country, says Hugh Schofield.

VIDEO: Mystery of young girl 'killed in Ukraine'

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:49
Natalia Antelava investigates the story of a 10-year-old girl reported killed in the ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine - and is reminded that truth is the first casualty of war.

Syria crisis: A brush with the brutal world of child refugees

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:26
BBC reporter finds little mercy for sick Syrian child refugee

VIDEO: India’s emergency that led to mass sterilisation

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:21
How a state of emergency led to mass sterilisation in India

VIDEO: Finding Mexico's missing bodies

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:16
Mexicans use Facebook to find bodies of loved ones

Tory resit plan for poor Sats results

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:13
Pupils in England with poor Sats test results at the end of primary school will face a resit in secondary school if the Tories form the next government.

'Syrian former imam' found shot dead

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:07
A man understood to be a Syrian-born former imam of a London mosque is found dead with bullet wounds in his car.

US boosts arms for Yemen coalition

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:01
The US says it is speeding up weapons deliveries to a Saudi-led coalition bombing Houthi rebels in Yemen.

Labour would scrap 'non-dom' status

Tue, 2015-04-07 15:00
Labour would abolish the non-domicile rule, where some wealthy people can limit the tax paid on earnings outside the UK, Ed Miliband is to announce.

France side is in crisis - Dallaglio

Tue, 2015-04-07 14:42
Lawrence Dallaglio believes the success of French clubs in the Champions Cup shows the national side is underperforming.

McIlroy primed for bid to join legends

Tue, 2015-04-07 14:08
Rory McIlroy is physically and mentally honed ahead of his bid to win at Augusta and join the list of Grand Slam greats.

Shell 'in talks' to buy BG Group

Tue, 2015-04-07 13:32
Oil giant Shell is "in talks" to buy gas producer BG Group, reports the Wall Street Journal, in what could be one of the biggest mergers of 2015.

France opens Rwanda genocide archive

Tue, 2015-04-07 13:20
France declassifies documents related to the 1994 Rwandan genocide which claimed at least 800,000 lives, the French president's office says.

SNP 'will help make Miliband PM'

Tue, 2015-04-07 13:10
Nicola Sturgeon says the SNP would help make Ed Miliband prime minister if the Conservatives fail to win a majority in the general election.

Mexican police killed in ambush

Tue, 2015-04-07 13:07
Fifteen police officers have been killed and five others wounded after an ambush in the Mexican state of Jalisco, prosecutors say.

The copycat who nearly died air-mailing himself home

Tue, 2015-04-07 13:06
The man who hated Australia so much he posted himself home

Aston Villa 3-3 Queens Park Rangers

Tue, 2015-04-07 13:01
Christian Benteke's hat-trick rescues a vital point for Aston Villa in a pulsating game against Premier League relegation rivals QPR.

Phelps returns after drink-drive ban

Tue, 2015-04-07 12:54
The most decorated Olympian of all time will swim in Arizona in April after his six-month drink-driving ban ends.