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VIDEO: US investors bet on news start-ups

Mon, 2014-04-07 13:19
The financial future of the news business is uncertain, but lately US venture capitalists have been placing their bets on journalism.

Police in 'corrupt cash kidnap plot'

Mon, 2014-04-07 13:06
Corrupt Flying Squad police officers were suspected of conspiring in a £50,000 kidnap plot, documents obtained by the BBC reveal.

Appeal for man missing for a year

Mon, 2014-04-07 13:06
Police renew an appeal to find a man who disappeared without trace a year ago.

VIDEO: Police Federation leaders to quit

Mon, 2014-04-07 13:05
The chairman and general secretary of the Police Federation of England and Wales have both announced their retirements after a "turbulent" period.

Jockeys must wait for National inquiry

Mon, 2014-04-07 13:05
Grand National jockeys must wait to learn of any punishment over the controversial start to the race and their later revolt.

Peaches Geldof dies aged 25

Mon, 2014-04-07 13:02
Peaches Geldof, daughter of musician Bob Geldof and the late Paula Yates, dies aged 25 - leaving a husband and two sons.

Donetsk 'people's republic' declared

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:55
Pro-Russian activists who seized the regional government building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk reportedly declare a "people's republic".

VIDEO: Tension at Donetsk barricade

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:44
Security officials in Ukraine are being sent to the eastern cities of Donetsk, Luhansk and Kharkiv following the occupation of several government buildings by pro-Russian groups.

Dewani extradited to South Africa

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:41
Honeymoon murder suspect Shrien Dewani is extradited from the UK to South Africa, Scotland Yard confirms.

'Liechtenstein bank chief shot dead'

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:37
The head of a private bank in Liechtenstein has been shot dead, Swiss media say, with police hunting a man over an apparent financial feud.

'Revoking citizenship' plan rejected

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:34
Ministers lose a vote in the Lords over plans to allow terror suspects to be stripped of their citizenship.

In pictures: Peaches Geldof

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:22
The life in pictures of Peaches Geldof, who has died at the age of 25

MoD accused of leak in soldier row

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:15
The Ministry of Defence is accused of leaking information to "damage" the Welsh government in a row over NHS treatment for soldiers.

Storms halt Masters practice day

Mon, 2014-04-07 12:12
Players and spectators are forced to leave Augusta National as thunderstorms cause the first practice day to be abandoned.

We believe we can progress - Mourinho

Mon, 2014-04-07 11:55
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says his side can overturn a two-goal deficit against Paris St-Germain in the Champions League.

Police Federation leaders to quit

Mon, 2014-04-07 11:46
The chairman and general secretary of the Police Federation of England and Wales both announce their retirements after a "turbulent" period.

VIDEO: 'India's Banksy' wants to provoke voters

Mon, 2014-04-07 11:29
Daku is India's answer to Banksy - a graffiti artist and political activist who operates unseen and anonymously.

Barclays settles mis-selling case

Mon, 2014-04-07 11:08
Barclays settles a case accusing it of mis-selling a Libor-linked financial product to the owner of Guardian Care Homes.

No new inquiry into pub bombings

Mon, 2014-04-07 11:05
There is to be no new investigation into the Birmingham Pub bombings, police say.

VIDEO: Rwanda: How life has changed

Mon, 2014-04-07 10:41
Commemorations have been taking place across Rwanda to mark 20 years since the 1994 genocide.
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