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'Last' Chadian soldier leaves CAR

Wed, 2014-04-16 08:12
Chad has withdrawn all its peacekeepers from the Central African Republic, an official confirms, after accusations they sided with Muslim rebels.

England World Cup contenders - Carter

Wed, 2014-04-16 08:10
England will be major contenders for World Cup 2015 and a win in New Zealand this summer is possible, says Dan Carter.

Pakistan Taliban end ceasefire

Wed, 2014-04-16 08:02
The Pakistani Taliban say they will not extend a ceasefire with the government announced last month, but will remain committed to peace talks.

Bungie 'fires' Halo games composer

Wed, 2014-04-16 07:56
The composer of the music featured in the original Halo video games says his job has been "terminated without cause" by developer Bungie.

Iraqi murder claims a 'conspiracy'

Wed, 2014-04-16 07:54
Allegations that 20 Iraqis were murdered by British troops in 2004 were the result of a "conspiracy" to pervert the course of justice, the UK claims.

EU approves alien species blacklist

Wed, 2014-04-16 07:47
The European Parliament has approved new legislation to stem the spread of invasive species such as "killer" shrimp or Japanese knotweed.

VIDEO: Frantic rescue as S Korea ferry sinks

Wed, 2014-04-16 07:47
Almost 300 people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 459 people capsized and sank off South Korea, officials say.

PM: Be confident about Christianity

Wed, 2014-04-16 07:45
Britons should be "more confident about our status as a Christian country", Prime Minister David Cameron says.

Man jailed for terror order breach

Wed, 2014-04-16 07:44
A man is sentenced to 15 months in prison after admitting he breached the terms of his terror prevention measures.

Primary places revealed amid squeeze

Wed, 2014-04-16 07:26
A teachers' leader says there is a growing crisis over places at primary schools as parents discover which their children will attend.

Omagh accused sought for five years

Wed, 2014-04-16 07:20
An Irish republican accused of murdering 29 people in the Omagh bomb atrocity was sought by police for five years, Belfast High Court is told.

The inside story of Lara's record 375

Wed, 2014-04-16 07:02
How Brian Lara's world record innings against England in Antigua unfolded - from those who witnessed it first hand

AUDIO: Freeman: Reunion would 'ruin' Office

Wed, 2014-04-16 06:47
Martin Freeman claims a reunion of The Office would risk "ruining" it.

Bloomberg in $50m push for gun laws

Wed, 2014-04-16 06:39
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces a $50m (£30m) election year push for stricter gun laws across the US.

VIDEO: Glory and agony - a Chinese GP guide

Wed, 2014-04-16 06:27
BBC Sport's Ben Edwards previews the 11th Chinese Grand Prix, running at the Shanghai International Circuit this Sunday.

EU Sentinel returns first images

Wed, 2014-04-16 06:23
The first images come back from the radar satellite launched as part of the European Union's new flagship Earth-observation project.

Police pay out for photo error

Wed, 2014-04-16 06:17
A man receives "substantial compensation" after police wrongly sent his photograph to the media with a press release about a convicted rapist.

Reeva Steenkamp shot in 'rapid fire'

Wed, 2014-04-16 06:06
A forensics expert contradicts police ballistics testimony by telling the trial of Oscar Pistorius that his girlfriend was shot in quick succession.

Early op 'may have saved man's life'

Wed, 2014-04-16 06:04
A businessman who died after complications following a cancer operation "would probably have survived" if he was re-operated on sooner, an inquest hears.

Ukrainian military vehicles 'seized'

Wed, 2014-04-16 06:03
Civilians block Ukrainian troops entering an eastern flashpoint town, while Nato announces it will beef up its eastern members' defences.
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