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Lufthansa knew of co-pilot depression

1 hour 16 min ago
The Alps crash co-pilot Andreas Lubitz informed Lufthansa's flight school in 2009 of a "serious depressive episode", the airline says.
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Councils in court battle over centre

1 hour 32 min ago
A row over Castlereagh's Robinson leisure centre has led to a court battle between two councils on their last day of business.
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Evidence links China to GitHub attack

1 hour 38 min ago
Security researchers say "innocent" internet users are unwittingly carrying out the attack, most likely hijacked by the Chinese government.
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Bloody end to Turkey hostage crisis

1 hour 48 min ago
A Turkish prosecutor is badly wounded and two gunmen who took him hostage are killed after a shootout in Istanbul, officials say.
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Election candidate's email 'stupid'

1 hour 58 min ago
An election candidate is criticised for telling a woman in a gay marriage that he did not want to hear from her again.
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Indiana to 'fix' law on religion

2 hours 3 min ago
The governor of Indiana has said that he wants state lawmakers to "fix" a religious freedom law that has created a national outcry by the end of this week.
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Opposition wins Nigeria election

2 hours 7 min ago
Muhammadu Buhari wins Nigeria's presidential poll, in the country's first ever election victory by the opposition.
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VIDEO: Abandoned horses 'crisis' - RSPCA

2 hours 13 min ago
The RSPCA says it is looking after so many abandoned horses, donkeys and ponies that it cannot take in any more.
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Libya Tripoli-based Islamist PM fired

2 hours 13 min ago
MPs remove Omar al-Hassi as head of Libya's Islamist-backed alternative government in Tripoli amid allegations of financial irregularities.
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VIDEO: £135k to move voles: Money well spent?

2 hours 20 min ago
£135,000 was spent relocating water voles so work could begin dredging two Somerset rivers in 2014.
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Statement 'expected from Iran talks'

2 hours 35 min ago
Nuclear talks between world powers and Iran could go on past a midnight deadline, US officials say, as delegates prepare to issue a general statement.
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Cash stolen in daylight bank robbery

2 hours 36 min ago
A large amount of cash is stolen in a daylight bank robbery in Cardiff as police search for a suspect caught on CCTV cameras.
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Union-bound Sinfield 'an inspiration'

2 hours 41 min ago
Leeds Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott says there is no player to rival union-bound Kevin Sinfield in the modern era.
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Mining massacre report given to Zuma

2 hours 53 min ago
The findings of an inquiry into the killings of 34 workers at the Marikana mine in South Africa are given to President Jacob Zuma.
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Spurs agreement over stadium land

2 hours 55 min ago
Tottenham Hotspur says it has struck a private deal to buy disputed land for a proposed £400m football stadium.
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Graves eyes four-day Test matches

2 hours 59 min ago
Incoming England and Wales Cricket Board chairman Colin Graves confirms his preference for Test matches to last four days.
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Weather in pictures: 31 March

3 hours 7 min ago
How winds have been battering parts of Britain
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VIDEO: Day two election campaign highlights

3 hours 25 min ago
In the run-up to the general election on 7 May, the BBC brings you a daily guide to the key stories from the campaign trail.
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Clarkson live tour set to go ahead

3 hours 32 min ago
Jeremy Clarkson is to appear on planned live dates with his former Top Gear co-stars Richard Hammond and James May, BBC Worldwide announces.
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MS drug 'may already be out there'

3 hours 40 min ago
Depression and heart disease drugs are to be tested in a new trial to find treatments for Multiple Sclerosis (MS).
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