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IMF approves $17bn Ukraine bailout

Wed, 2014-04-30 18:11
The International Monetary Fund approves a bailout for Ukraine, to help the country's beleaguered economy.

Ex-Nokia boss' pay-off rises to $33m

Wed, 2014-04-30 17:45
Former Nokia chief executive, Stephen Elop, receives a bigger-than-expected pay-off, as the firm finalises the sale of it handset business to Microsoft.

Gerry Adams held over widow's murder

Wed, 2014-04-30 16:56
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams is arrested by Northern Ireland police in connection with the 1972 murder of widow and mother-of-10 Jean McConville.

‘Supergrass’ informant testifies in Hamza trial

Wed, 2014-04-30 16:29
In a US court with 'poster child of UK's extremists'

North Sea 'Atlantis' hit by tsunami

Wed, 2014-04-30 16:28
A prehistoric "Atlantis" in the North Sea may have been abandoned after being hit by a 5m tsunami 8,200 years ago.

Afghan flood death toll rises

Wed, 2014-04-30 16:22
The death toll from last week's flash floods in northern Afghanistan rises to nearly 150.

Many 'cannot afford a decent diet'

Wed, 2014-04-30 16:10
Many people do not have enough income for a "decent diet", public health experts claim in an open letter to the prime minister.

VIDEO: Tell-tale signs of a mini-stroke

Wed, 2014-04-30 16:07
As people are urged not to dismiss "funny turns", one young woman tells of when she suffered a mini-stroke.

VIDEO: Knightley 'begins again' with a song

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:58
Tom Brook speaks to Keira Knightley about having to sing in her role in the film Begin Again.

Tearful Terry feels the pain of Chelsea exit

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:56
A fifth Champions League semi-final loss proves hard to take for Chelsea and their inspirational leader John Terry, writes Ben Smith

Star Wars casting: Did fans feel the Force?

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:35
How did Star Wars fans react to casting news for Episode VII?

How the US Communist Party survived

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:24
The curious survival of the US Communist Party

VIDEO: How 'Black Fives' changed basketball

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:22
The segregated past of basketball in the US

VIDEO: Tense May Day preparations in Istanbul

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:17
Despite the Turkish government's ban on demonstrations in Taksim Square in central Istanbul, unions and opposition activists say they will converge there for May Day rallies.

VIDEO: Welcome to Iraq and other art stories

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:13
Contemporary artwork from Iraq comes to a London gallery, a number of pieces destined for the Louvre Abu Dhabi are previewed at its sister museum in Paris - and more from the world of arts.

Mansell leads tributes to Senna

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:13
Nigel Mansell says Ayrton Senna will be remembered as a "true thoroughbred racer" on the 20th anniversary of his death.

Robertson through as record breaker

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:11
Neil Robertson becomes the first player to make a hundred century breaks in a season in semi-final win at the Crucible.

Why it pays to be lucky in investing

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:11
Is investing really just a game of chance?

VIDEO: Farage: I did not bottle by-election

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:09
Nigel Farage has insisted he did not "bottle it" by deciding not to run in the by-election to replace MP Patrick Mercer.

Oil activity 'to stay at steady low'

Wed, 2014-04-30 15:07
Drilling and deal activity on the UK Continental Shelf will remain at "a steady low" for at least the next year, a report suggests.
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