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MH17 jet 'downed by shrapnel'

Mon, 2014-07-28 12:47
Security officials in Ukraine say the Malaysia Airlines jet downed in eastern Ukraine suffered an explosive loss of pressure caused by missile shrapnel.

Man admits Help for Heroes fraud

Mon, 2014-07-28 12:36
A man admits stealing £300,000 intended for the armed forces charity Help for Heroes.

Murder police seek Facebook woman

Mon, 2014-07-28 12:30
Police investigating the murder of a man found dead in an Essex park with 102 knife wounds want to talk to a woman mentioned on his Facebook page.

Qatar 2022 'dismay' at workers' pay

Mon, 2014-07-28 12:25
Organisers of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar say they are "heavily dismayed" by claims that migrants who worked on their offices are still waiting to be paid.

Tory MP David Ruffley to stand down

Mon, 2014-07-28 12:13
Conservative MP David Ruffley, who had been criticised after receiving a police caution for common assault, is to retire from Parliament at the next election.

VIDEO: Busker about to hit the big time

Mon, 2014-07-28 11:57
A musician who spent 20 years busking on the streets of London is about to hit the big time with the release of his first album on a major record label.

Lightning kills man on US beach

Mon, 2014-07-28 11:49
One man is killed and several people are hurt following lightning strikes on crowded Venice Beach in Los Angeles, California.

VIDEO: Dolphin filmed in the River Severn

Mon, 2014-07-28 11:46
Marine experts have said a dolphin spotted in the River Severn in Gloucestershire will make its own way back to the sea.

VIDEO: 'Training' issue over smoke scare Tube

Mon, 2014-07-28 11:25
A Tube driver who took four minutes to open the doors of a train filling with smoke lacked training, an accident investigation report has found.

How faces drive first impressions

Mon, 2014-07-28 11:23
UK scientists model the physical attributes that underpin our social judgements about strangers.

Chicken factories given all-clear

Mon, 2014-07-28 11:20
Poultry processing plants in Llangefni and Scunthorpe alleged to have committed hygiene breaches are rated "good" and "generally satisfactory".

Swimming gold caps fine day for Wales

Mon, 2014-07-28 11:09
Swimmer Jazz Carlin claims Team Wales' third gold on a day when they added four medals to their tally at Glasgow 2014.

Russia plans $50bn Yukos appeal

Mon, 2014-07-28 10:54
Russia will appeal against a court decision ordering it to pay the biggest compensation package to date, amounting to $50bn (£29.5bn) in damages.

AUDIO: 'On Saturday, I shall die'

Mon, 2014-07-28 10:22
BBC Radio 4's You and Yours programme spoke to one woman who had chosen to end her life after being diagnosed with two brain tumours - and to her daughter about what happened next.

Beauty spots still at fracking 'risk'

Mon, 2014-07-28 10:15
Government guidance that fracking licences can only be issued for beauty spots in "exceptional circumstances" receives a mixed response from campaigners.

Strike ends in South Africa

Mon, 2014-07-28 10:01
A four-week strike in South Africa's steel and engineering industries has come to an end after the country's biggest trade union sealed a deal with employers.

Spurs close in on Southampton pair

Mon, 2014-07-28 09:52
Southampton's Morgan Schneiderlin and Jay Rodriguez are close to joining former boss Mauricio Pochettino at Tottenham.

VIDEO: 'Extraordinary' 59-shot badminton rally

Mon, 2014-07-28 09:49
Watch as an "extraordinary" 59-point badminton rally develops during the mixed team final between Malaysia and England.

Bell & Buttler put England on top

Mon, 2014-07-28 09:48
Ian Bell stars with a superb 167 as England take control of the third Test against India on day two, declaring on 569-7.

AH5017 pilots 'asked to turn back'

Mon, 2014-07-28 09:29
French foreign minister reveals that the pilots of Air Algerie flight AH5017 requested to return to Burkina Faso after hitting bad weather.
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