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  • >Easter holiday getaway: Busiest day on roads expected - BBC News
    BBC NewsEaster holiday getaway: Busiest day on roads expectedBBC NewsMotorists are braced for what is set to be the busiest day of the year on the roads so far, with up to 16m cars expected to be used over Easter. Traffic information firm Trafficmast…
    - 2 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:54am -
  • >Deadly clashes at Ukraine port base as leaders meet - BBC News
    BBC NewsDeadly clashes at Ukraine port base as leaders meetBBC NewsThree people were killed in a raid on a base in eastern Ukraine overnight, the country's interior minister says, as the US, Russia, the EU and Ukraine begin crisis talks in Geneva. Th…
    - 6 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:50am -
  • >Top-line growth at Diageo dampened by emerging market weakness - Coutts
    Top-line growth at Diageo dampened by emerging market weaknessCouttsYear-to-date organic revenue growth at beverages group Diageo has been held back by sales declines in the third quarter due to weakness across many emerging markets. The company, fam…
    - 6 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:50am -
  • >South Korea ferry passengers who were told to stay put 'got trapped' aboard ... - The Independent
    The IndependentSouth Korea ferry passengers who were told to stay put 'got trapped' aboard ...The IndependentPassengers on South Korea ferry that capsized after hitting a reef were told to stay where they were before the ship sank, several survivors…
    - 26 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:30am -
  • >William and Kate vow return to Australia's Blue Mountains - BBC News
    BBC NewsWilliam and Kate vow return to Australia's Blue MountainsBBC NewsThe Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have vowed to return to one of Australia's most visited beauty spots. The royal couple spent the day touring the Blue Mountains as part of the…
    - 30 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:26am -
  • >Cancer Patients To Test Personalised Drugs - Sky News
    Telegraph.co.ukCancer Patients To Test Personalised DrugsSky NewsThe project, hailed as a "very important step forward", could see patients given a specific drug designed for their cancer. 7:10am UK, Thursday 17 April 2014. New hopes for treatments.…
    - 45 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:11am -
  • >Most Britons 'never see red squirrels' - Telegraph.co.uk
    Telegraph.co.ukMost Britons 'never see red squirrels'Telegraph.co.ukFresh evidence of the decline of the red squirrel has emerged in the results of a new survey, which found that only three per cent of people ever encounter the endangered creature. T…
    - 54 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:02am -
  • >David Cameron is a PM who does 'do God' - Telegraph.co.uk
    Telegraph.co.ukDavid Cameron is a PM who does 'do God'Telegraph.co.ukDavid Cameron famously described his Christian faith as being a “bit like the reception for Magic FM in the Chilterns: it sort of comes and goes”. Yet recently, the signal appea…
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 9:12am -
  • >MPs throw support behind UK census - Financial Times
    BBC NewsMPs throw support behind UK censusFinancial TimesThe census is of fundamental importance to policy and society and the government should abandon any ideas of scrapping it, MPs argue. The public administration committee on Thursday threw its w…
    - 8 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 3:03am -
  • >Clarke vows to stay as Tesco sales and profits keep falling - The Times (subscription)
    The Times (subscription)Clarke vows to stay as Tesco sales and profits keep fallingThe Times (subscription)The chief executive of Tesco said he would stick to his turnaround strategy of cutting prices despite falling sales and profits as the supermar…
    - 9 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 2:07am -

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  • >Fate of Nigeria kidnap girls unclear
    Mystery surrounds the fate of more than 100 teenage girls abducted from a school in the remote north-east of Nigeria by suspected Islamist militants.
    - 1 min ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:56am -
  • >Deadly clashes at Ukraine port base
    Three people are killed in a raid on a base in eastern Ukraine, the country's interior minister says, as the US, Russia, the EU and Ukraine hold crisis talks in Geneva.
    - 17 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:39am -
  • >VIDEO: Confidence returns to Kashmir
    As Indians vote in the biggest day of the general election, the BBC's Mike Wooldridge reports from Pakistan-administered Kashmir.
    - 43 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:13am -
  • >Star cast brings Thomas play to TV
    Sir Tom Jones, Sian Phillips and Michael Sheen are named in an all-star cast for a new BBC TV adaptation of the Dylan Thomas play Under Milk Wood.
    - 44 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:12am -
  • >Search for S Korea ferry passengers
    Ships and divers continue to search for nearly 300 people unaccounted for, a day after a ferry carrying more than 470 sank off South Korea.
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 8:59am -
  • >India votes on biggest polling day
    Indians are voting in the biggest day of the general election, pitting the ruling Congress party against the main opposition BJP.
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 8:36am -
  • >US case against Abu Hamza to start
    Prosecutors in New York are due to start outlining their case against Abu Hamza al-Masri, the radical cleric extradited from the UK in 2012.
    - 2 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 8:33am -
  • >Mini-sub performs full MH370 search
    A mini-sub searching for the missing Malaysian plane completes a full mission at its third attempt, after technical issues cut the first two short.
    - 3 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 7:36am -
  • >Busy roads warning ahead of Easter
    Motorists are braced for what is set to be the busiest day of the year on the roads so far, with up to 16m cars expected to be used over Easter.
    - 4 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 6:50am -
  • >Tencent brings Candy Crush to China
    China's internet giant Tencent will launch the popular Candy Crush game on the mainland in partnership with the game's creator King Digital Entertainment.
    - 5 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 6:21am -

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  • >Japan, S. Korea talk over 'comfort women' issue
    Japan and South Korea are meeting over the controversial issue of 'comfort women' during WWII. Paula Hancocks reports.
    - 9 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 1:32am -
  • >Militants, Ukraine army 'face off '
    With armored vehicles in its streets and troops reportedly in control of the airport, the city of Kramatorsk in eastern Ukraine was at the center of a tense standoff.
    - 12 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 10:52pm -
  • >Militants, Ukraine army 'face off '
    With armored vehicles in its streets and troops reportedly in control of the airport, the city of Kramatorsk in eastern Ukraine was at the center of a tense standoff.
    - 12 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 10:52pm -
  • >Hundreds missing as S. Korean ferry sinks
    Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled to pluck passengers, most of them high school students, from a ferry as it listed and slowly sank off the southwest coast of South Korea early Wednesday.
    - 12 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 10:49pm -
  • >Does video signal al Qaeda plot?
    Barbara Starr has the latest on a new video of an al Qaeda meeting and the questions it raises about U.S. intelligence.
    - 13 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 10:15pm -
  • >Pakistan Taliban: Ceasefire with government is over
    The Pakistan Taliban said Wednesday they will not extend a cease-fire with the Pakistani government, six days after a weekslong pause in hostilities officially ended.
    - 15 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 7:37pm -
  • >Video could signal a new al Qaeda plot
    Barbara Starr has the latest on a new video of an al Qaeda meeting and the questions it raises about U.S. intelligence.
    - 16 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 6:50pm -
  • >Up to 200 girls kidnapped by terrorists
    The Nigerian military searches for scores of girls abducted from their boarding school by Boko Haram Islamists.
    - 16 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 6:46pm -
  • >Brothers re-arrested for cannibalism
    Two brothers previously jailed for cannibalism and then released, have been arrested again after police discovered a child's severed head at their home in a remote village in northwest Pakistan.
    - 18 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 4:26pm -
  • >Inside an ebola isolation ward
    An outbreak of the Ebola virus has spread to Conakry, Guinea -- a city of more than 2 million. Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.
    - 18 hours ago, 16 Apr 14, 4:26pm -

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  • >India starts biggest day of voting with Hindu nationalists gaining strength
    BANGALORE (Reuters) - India kicked off the biggest day of its mammoth general election on Thursday, with a quarter of its 815 million voters set to head to the polls during a week of fresh blows for the ruling Congress party and gains for the Hindu n…
    - 2 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:54am -
  • >Putin risks upstaging talks on defusing Ukraine crisis
    GENEVA/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Foreign ministers from East and West will try to defuse the Ukraine crisis on Thursday in Geneva, once frequently the scene of Cold War negotiations, but will risk being upstaged by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    - 9 mins ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:47am -
  • >Search for Malaysia Airlines jet refocuses on drone scans of seafloor
    SYDNEY/PERTH, Australia (Reuters) - A deep-sea drone had completed its much-anticipated first full scan of the seabed in the remote Indian Ocean, the team looking for a missing Malaysian jetliner said on Thursday, as an air and surface search became…
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Apr 14, 9:47am -
  • >Hundreds still missing in deadly Korea ferry accident
    JINDO, South Korea (Reuters) - Rescuers fought rising winds and waves on Thursday as they searched for hundreds of people, mostly teenage schoolchildren, still missing after a South Korean ferry capsized more than 24 hours ago.
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Apr 14, 9:35am -
  • >Algeria's Bouteflika poised to win re-election
    ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algerians vote on Thursday in an election President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is widely expected to win after 15 years in power even though he has spoken rarely in public since suffering a stroke last year.
    - 6 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 4:43am -
  • >Google misses revenue target, ad prices slide
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc's first-quarter revenue fell short of Wall Street targets and margins narrowed as the price of its ads continued to decline, underscoring the challenges Internet companies face as the world shifts toward mobile de…
    - 7 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 4:05am -
  • >Putin risks upstaging talks on defusing Ukraine crisis
    GENEVA/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Foreign ministers from East and West will try to defuse the Ukraine crisis on Thursday in Geneva, once frequently the scene of Cold War negotiations, but will risk being upstaged by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    - 7 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 3:59am -
  • >Survivors still alive on South Korean ferry - father
    JINDO, South Korea (Reuters) - Several people appear to have survived in an air pocket of a capsized South Korean ferry, the father of one of the school children aboard the boat told a Reuters reporter accompanying families out to the scene of the di…
    - 7 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 3:58am -
  • >Crisis hit Co-op set to unveil loss of up to 2.5 billion pounds
    LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Co-operative Group will report a loss of more than 2 billion pounds on Thursday, laying bare the full damage done by disastrous acquisitions, a drugs scandal and an exodus of executives that have put its future as a mutua…
    - 8 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 3:03am -
  • >GM to seek court protection against ignition lawsuits
    (Reuters) - General Motors Co said it would ask a U.S. court to bar lawsuits related to actions before its 2009 bankruptcy, signalling a tougher stance toward legal claims stemming from its recent recall over faulty ignition switches.
    - 9 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 2:22am -

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