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VIDEO: Michelle Obama begins China tour

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 11:50
US first lady Michelle Obama has told an audience at Peking University that freedom of speech and unpoliced access to the internet are vital rights.
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Lamont lambasts SNP's pro-Yes drive

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 11:41
Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont criticises the SNP's independence drive as "dishonest, deceptive and disgraceful”.
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VIDEO: Dylan Thomas shed goes on tour

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 11:34
A replica of the shed used by poet Dylan Thomas is touring the UK as part of a festival celebrating the 100th anniversary of his birth.
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Chelsea 6-0 Arsenal

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 11:08
Chelsea enjoy their biggest win against Arsenal on Arsene Wenger's 1,000th game in charge of the Gunners.
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Apology over faeces in the street

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 11:06
Villagers who have complained about sewage being on roads weeks after flooding are told it will be cleaned up.
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China checks new 'debris' image

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 10:59
China is investigating a new image of debris in the southern Indian Ocean, potentially from missing flight MH370, Malaysian officials say.
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Missing man search ends for day

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 10:52
A search of a lake in the Republic of Ireland for an NI angler, missing after a boat sank, ends for the day.
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China's Xi starts first Europe tour

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 10:52
Chinese President Xi Jinping lands in the Netherlands with a 200-strong business delegation for his first trip to Europe as leader.
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Doubt cast on evidence for wet Moon

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 10:50
Scientists cast doubt on a major part of the case for the Moon having once held abundant water.
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US returns rogue tanker to Libya

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 10:42
The US says it has returned the rogue tanker Morning Glory - filled with oil at a rebel-held port - to Libya after a Navy Seals operation.
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Q&A: Erdogan's troubles

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 10:33
Why Twitter tussle is not the only battle Turkish PM is fighting
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Derby County 5-0 Nottingham Forest

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 10:10
Craig Bryson scores a hat-trick as Derby secure their biggest win over neighbours Nottingham Forest since 1898.
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In Pictures: Mini enthusiasts gather

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 10:03
Annual Mini day at Brooklands Museum
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Lo defends united Ireland comments

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 10:02
The Alliance Party's Anna Lo defends comments in a newspaper interview in which she declared her preference for a united Ireland.
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Sri Lanka deny South Africa at World T20

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 09:42
Sri Lanka beat South Africa by five runs in their Super 10 Group One match at the World Twenty20 in Chittagong.
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Driver arrested after cyclist killed

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 09:36
A woman is arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a cyclist dies in a collision in Kent.
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Dungeness reactor shut for £25m work

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 09:15
One of two reactors at Dungeness B nuclear power station in Kent has been shut down for maintenance.
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Lab-Lib coalition idea 'nonsense'

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 09:15
Labour will "deliver a majority" at the 2015 general election and talk of a coalition with the Lib Dems is "nonsense", Douglas Alexander says.
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Study wanted on reopening rail link

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 08:52
A campaign group aiming to reopen a rail link between Aberystwyth and Carmarthen is to press the Welsh government to conduct a feasibility study.
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Labour 'supports pension reforms'

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 08:49
Labour would not seek to reverse pension reforms announced in Wednesday's Budget, the shadow work and pensions secretary tells the BBC.
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