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Pupil killed in school wall collapse

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 14:31
A 12-year-old girl dies after a wall inside the building of Liberton High School in Edinburgh collapses and lands on top of her.
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Hillsborough 'seared into memories'

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 14:31
The Hillsborough disaster is "seared into the memories" of everyone affected by it, the coroner tells jurors hearing the fresh inquests into the deaths of the 96 fans who died.
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Highland raptor deaths rise to 16

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 14:00
The RSPB offer a £5,000 reward for information after the number of birds found dead around Conon Bridge and Muir of Ord in Ross-shire rises to 16.
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Plane search 'most challenging ever'

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 13:59
The search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 could take weeks and is the "most challenging ever seen", Australian officials say.
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VIDEO: Hillsborough 'seared into memories'

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 13:54
The Hillsborough disaster is "seared into the memories" of everyone affected by it, the coroner has told jurors hearing the fresh inquests into the deaths of the 96 fans who died.
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VIDEO: BBC marks end of Freedom2014 season

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 13:26
The BBC marks the conclusion of its Freedom2014 season with a series of events at New Broadcasting House in London.
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Pietersen axing took guts - Cook

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 13:18
Test captain Alastair Cook says it took "a lot of guts and consideration" to end Kevin Pietersen's England career.
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VIDEO: Mother pleads against deportation

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 13:11
The mother of a Mauritian student who is due to be deported has been giving evidence to parliament.
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Sagbo and Assou-Ekotto face FA bans

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:54
Hull striker Yannick Sagbo and QPR loanee Benoit Assou-Ekotto face possible FA bans over 'quenelle' comments.
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Senate report 'reveals CIA abuse'

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:45
A secret 6,000 page report says the CIA misled the US government over how effective its interrogation methods were, the Washington Post says.
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Windies beat Pakistan to reach semis

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:40
Defending champions West Indies beat Pakistan by 84 runs to set up a World Twenty20 semi-final with Sri Lanka.
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Injured Woods to miss the Masters

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:36
Four-time champion Tiger Woods will miss the Masters after having surgery on a pinched nerve in his back.
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Student's mother pleads for release

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:17
The mother of a London student who is to be deported to her native Mauritius pleads with MPs to release her from Yarl's Wood immigration centre.
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VIDEO: NHS: 'Team effort' to stay healthy

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:13
NHS England is facing the biggest challenge in its history because of the squeeze on its budget, says its new chief executive, Simon Stevens.
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No re-mark for exams in GCSE row

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:05
There is no need to re-mark GCSE English exam papers which received poor grades, a report by the Welsh government concludes.
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Marvel masters Muppets at UK cinemas

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:00
Returning superhero Captain America came ahead of the Muppets in a battle of the sequels that dominates this week's UK and Ireland box office chart.
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VIDEO: 'Old girl' Rolls Royce on show

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:00
The world's second oldest Rolls Royce goes on display at Glasgow's Riverside Museum.
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Grand National headline-makers

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:57
Cornelius Lysaght picks out the biggest talking points ahead of the world's most-famous steeplechase at Aintree on Saturday.
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'No sign' of Russian troop pullout

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:46
Nato says it is not seeing a promised Russian troop pullout from the border with eastern Ukraine, as the alliance gives firm backing to Kiev.
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Britain's first female press photographer

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:45
Britain's first female press photographer
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