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Nigeria's leader vows 'total war'

Thu, 2014-05-29 05:31
Nigeria's president vows to wage a "total war" against militant Islamist group Boko Haram, saying "terrorism" threatens the country's democratic gains.

VIDEO: The mission to stop rude drivers

Thu, 2014-05-29 05:13
The Russians fighting rude drivers with politeness

US economy shifts into reverse

Thu, 2014-05-29 05:12
The US economy contracted at an annualised pace of 1% in the first three months of 2014, according to the latest official estimate.

Report backs Scotland EU membership

Thu, 2014-05-29 05:04
No EU member state would have "a material interest" in an independent Scotland being outside the European Union, according to a new report.

Hanged India girls were gang raped

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:59
Two teenage girls found hanging from a tree in a village in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh had been gang raped, police say.

Death fears over village crash road

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:57
Residents on a road that has seen 24 crashes since January fear lives will be lost unless safety measures are improved.

Man in hospital after holiday attack

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:42
A holidaymaker is in intensive care after being attacked at a Bulgarian beach resort.

Police search for missing 8-year-old

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:36
Police mount a search and appeal for witnesses after eight-year-old Jamie Aston goes missing from his school in Dundee.

Duke and Duchess visit Scotland

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:30
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are greeted by cheering crowds as they arrive in Perthshire as part of a visit to Scotland.

Froch will get knocked out - Groves

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:27
George Groves predicts he will knock Carl Froch out at Wembley on Saturday - and says he will do it with a left hook.

Mobile firms urged to unlock phones

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:27
Mobile customers should have their phones unlocked for free at the end of a contract, Which? says, and pay-as-you-go phones should always be unlocked.

Canoe death conman to repay £40,000

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:27
Convicted canoe death fraudster John Darwin is ordered to pay back £40,000 from his pension under the Proceeds of Crime Act.

N Korea to probe Japanese abductions

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:22
North Korea will reopen an investigation into the fate of Japanese nationals it abducted decades ago, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says.

VIDEO: Kate gets taste for Scotch whisky

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:17
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit a whisky distillery on a visit to Perthshire.

VIDEO: Cruise's three premieres in one day

Thu, 2014-05-29 04:16
Tom Cruise cruises into three premieres in London, Paris and New York, all in one day

PSNI murder case appeal dismissed

Thu, 2014-05-29 03:48
Two men jailed for the dissident republican murder of Constable Stephen Carroll in Northern Ireland five years ago lose an appeal against their convictions.

Mother died after Caesarean section

Thu, 2014-05-29 03:42
A mother died from severe blood loss after having a Caesarean section, an inquest hears.

Before, after and after-after

Thu, 2014-05-29 03:30
How dieters end up putting the weight back on

Cable: I'm supporting party leader

Thu, 2014-05-29 03:30
Vince Cable denies acting disloyally after one of his closest allies attempted to get Nick Clegg removed as Lib Dem leader.

UK opposes 'yet more money' for EU

Thu, 2014-05-29 03:27
The UK Treasury says the European Commission should not be asking for "yet more money" from EU member states.

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