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East Ukraine militants snub deal

32 min 15 sec ago
Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine refuse to leave official buildings, just hours after an international deal was reached to defuse the crisis.
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Hamilton top in second practice

41 min 23 sec ago
Lewis Hamilton heads Ferrari's Fernando Alonso as the Mercedes driver sets the pace in Friday practice at the Chinese GP.
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Korea ship: Third officer 'had helm'

43 min 18 sec ago
The third officer was at the helm of the ferry that capsized off South Korea, investigators say, as divers work to access the sunken hull.
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Car destroyed in petrol bomb attack

52 min 29 sec ago
A 4x4 vehicle is destroyed in a petrol bomb attack in County Antrim.
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Easter visitors urged to take care

1 hour 3 sec ago
Holidaymakers are urged to take care over the holiday weekend, as good weather is expected to attract crowds to resorts and attractions in Wales.
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British teenager killed in Syria

1 hour 3 min ago
An 18-year-old British man has died in Syria, the Foreign Office confirms.
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Labour hires Obama poll guru Axelrod

1 hour 16 min ago
David Axelrod, the strategist who masterminded Barack Obama's presidential victories, will be a key adviser on Ed Miliband's 2015 general election campaign, the Labour Party says.
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VIDEO: Easter story in a shipping container

1 hour 27 min ago
The North East town of South Shields is commemorating the Passion of Christ on Good Friday in a different way.
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Obama cautious over Ukraine deal

1 hour 29 min ago
President Obama says Russia must show signs of honouring a deal to calm tensions in Ukraine, as separatists remain defiant.
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Gold found in Indian man's stomach

1 hour 30 min ago
A stack of 12 bars of gold were recovered from the stomach of a businessman in the Indian capital, Delhi, a surgeon treating him tells the BBC.
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Channel Tunnel due back to normal

1 hour 44 min ago
Channel Tunnel rail services are expected to return to normal on Good Friday morning after being hit by severe disruption.
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VIDEO: Row over Irish dancing make-up ban

1 hour 49 min ago
The Irish Dancing Commission has recently stopped children under the age of 10 from wearing make-up during competitions.
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TV adverts target cyclists' safety

2 hours 8 min ago
The Department of Environment is launching a TV advertising campaign solely addressing cyclist safety.
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'Six dead' in Everest avalanche

2 hours 9 min ago
Six people are reported to have been killed after an early-morning avalanche on the slopes of Mount Everest.
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'Horrific' sheep attacks on increase

2 hours 11 min ago
New figures show that attacks on sheep by dogs across Northern Ireland have almost doubled over the last year.
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VIDEO: Royals watch sheep shearing at show

2 hours 43 min ago
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have made an appearance at Sydney's Royal Easter Show, during their tour of Australia.
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Five steps to stopping a lion escape

2 hours 48 min ago
How zoos plan for a lion escape
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VIDEO: Anxious time for Syria's Christians

2 hours 57 min ago
Around the world Christians are marking Holy Week in the run up to Easter, but for Syria's Christians, it is also an anxious time as the country's war drags on into a fourth year.
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China jails corruption activists

3 hours 10 min ago
China jails four more activists linked to the Xu Zhiyong-founded New Citizens' Movement, which seeks government transparency.
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Female cave insects have 'penises'

3 hours 30 min ago
Female insects with 'penises' have been discovered in Brazil - the first example of an animal with sex-reversed genitalia.
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