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Updated: 27 min 16 sec ago

VIDEO: Film features plight of African park

35 min 13 sec ago

The lethal realities of life in Virunga National Park are the subject of a British documentary which has just had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York.

Crime falls 15% in England and Wales

35 min 26 sec ago

Overall crime in England and Wales falls by 15% in 2013, an official survey shows - but there are signs, according to police figures, of rises in certain categories.

Ukraine troops storm eastern town

39 min 14 sec ago

Ukrainian commandos advance on the separatist stronghold of Sloviansk in eastern Ukraine days after a new "anti-terrorist" operation is announced.

Rio police 'to probe' dancer's death

48 min 32 sec ago

Police in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro say they will conduct a thorough investigation into the death of a dancer which sparked riots.

S Sudan president sacks army chief

50 min 20 sec ago

South Sudan's president sacks the head of the national army amid reports of military setbacks - including rebels seizing the oil hub of Bentiu.

Match-fixer arrested in Finland

51 min 20 sec ago

Convicted football match-fixer Wilson Raj Perumal is being held by Finnish police on an international arrest warrant, officials say.

Facebook earnings surge on mobile ads

53 min 29 sec ago

Social networking giant Facebook reports better than expected profits, as a surge in mobile advertising helps boost its revenues.

Further IT problems for Ulster Bank

53 min 39 sec ago

Ulster Bank, a subsidiary of RBS, reports problems with its computer systems, as some customers are debited twice for cash machine withdrawals.

DJ Travis denies indecent assault

1 hour 4 min ago

Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis pleads not guilty to a single charge of indecent assault against a woman in January 1995.

Dog bites highest in deprived areas

1 hour 9 min ago

Hospital admissions for dog bites are three times as high in the most deprived areas of England as in the least, official figures show.

UK team to shoot for fusion record

1 hour 18 min ago

The director of a UK science facility says it could set a new world record in nuclear fusion by the end of the decade.

Cornish granted UK minority status

1 hour 19 min ago

Cornish people will be granted minority status under European rules for the protection of national minorities.

Mercedes may rethink team order plan

1 hour 34 min ago

Mercedes say they may be forced to rethink their policy of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg racing without team orders.

AUDIO: Recognition that 'Cornwall is not England'

1 hour 36 min ago

Cornish people will be granted minority status under European rules for the protection of national minorities.

Shakespeare's birds cause US trouble

1 hour 45 min ago

How European Starlings invaded America

Brother's death 'devastates' duchess

1 hour 47 min ago

The Duchess of Cornwall has been left "devastated" by the news of her brother's death, Clarence House says.

Buddha tattoo woman to be flown home

1 hour 51 min ago

A British tourist arrested in Sri Lanka because she had a Buddha tattoo on her arm says she has not been "shown compassion" as she faces deportation.

Nigeria rapist to be stoned to death

1 hour 51 min ago

An Islamic court in northern Nigeria sentences a man of 63 to death by stoning for raping a girl of 10 and infecting her with HIV.

VIDEO: Fee increase for small claims court

1 hour 58 min ago

Fees to make a claim using small claims court courts have been increased from April 22nd, with some almost double what they were previously

US medics killed in Kabul attack

2 hours 59 sec ago

Three American medical staff are shot dead by a security guard at a hospital in the Afghan capital, Kabul, officials say.