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Luiz 'sorry' for Brazil humiliation

Tue, 2014-07-08 16:23
Brazil captain David Luiz apologises to his compatriots after the hosts suffer a 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat by Germany.

Councils want bigger schools role

Tue, 2014-07-08 16:17
All state schools, including academies and free schools, should be overseen by the same local bodies in England, urges the Local Government Association.

My friend the student killer

Tue, 2014-07-08 16:17
How I tried to help student killer find a girlfriend

Brazil cracked up, says Germany coach

Tue, 2014-07-08 16:00
Brazil "cracked up" during Tuesday's stunning 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat, according to Germany coach Joachim Low.

TB in children 'much more common'

Tue, 2014-07-08 15:53
Researchers say TB rates in children may be 25% higher than current estimates by the World Health Organization.

Greek workers start 24-hour strike

Tue, 2014-07-08 15:49
Public sector workers in Greece begin a 24-hour strike in protest at continuing spending cuts, with hospitals and prisons among sites affected.

The worst day of my life - Scolari

Tue, 2014-07-08 15:42
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari takes responsibility for the "catastrophic" 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat by Germany.

In pictures: Brazil's dream in ruins

Tue, 2014-07-08 15:39
Semi final defeat at the hands of Germany

Lessons in girl power in Ghana's schools

Tue, 2014-07-08 15:39
Talking to the chieftain about sexism

Managers 'work extra day unpaid'

Tue, 2014-07-08 15:28
Almost half of UK managers work an extra day of unpaid overtime per week, a study into UK working practices suggests.

VIDEO: Israel's new bid to stop rocket attacks

Tue, 2014-07-08 15:24
The Israeli government has announced plans to call up 40,000 reservists and it has started preparations for a possible ground invasion of the Palestinian territory of Gaza.

VIDEO: Why 30 orange cars drove 17,400 miles

Tue, 2014-07-08 15:08
Dutch fan Ralph van Houten took the long way to Brazil, driving 28,000 km from New York to Rio in a convoy of 30 orange painted cars and motorbikes.

Organ transplants 'on the rise'

Tue, 2014-07-08 15:00
The number of organ transplants is continuing to rise, but the UK still lags behind other countries, official figures show.

VIDEO: Panic as fans flee Copacabana beach

Tue, 2014-07-08 14:43
Hundreds of football fans who were watching the World Cup semi-final in Rio fled Copacabana beach in a panic.

Brazil 1-7 Germany

Tue, 2014-07-08 14:33
Brazil suffer one of the most embarrassing World Cup defeats as Germany thrash the hosts 7-1 to reach the final.

VIDEO: Highlights: Brazil 1-7 Germany

Tue, 2014-07-08 14:02
Germany thrash hosts Brazil 7-1 in the biggest ever World Cup semi-final defeat.

VIDEO: Klose's record 16 World Cup goals

Tue, 2014-07-08 13:57
Watch all 16 of Miroslav Klose's World Cup goals, as the German striker becomes the record scorer in World Cup history.

Could this be the end of the Grand Canyon?

Tue, 2014-07-08 13:56
Would shopping and cable cars ruin the Grand Canyon?

VIDEO: UK to honour Gandhi with statue

Tue, 2014-07-08 13:50
A new statue of the Indian political leader Mahatma Gandhi, who was assassinated in January 1948, is to be erected outside the British Houses of Parliament in London.

VIDEO: Schurrle fires home seventh for Germany

Tue, 2014-07-08 13:44
Forward Andre Schurrle scores Germany's seventh goal in an incredible 7-0 landslide against hosts Brazil in their World Cup semi-final.
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