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VIDEO: Fans worldwide react to Moyes' sacking

April 22, 2014 - 6:39pm
Manchester United fans from India, Kenya and Singapore and Brazil give their reaction to the sacking of David Moyes as club manager.
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VIDEO: Armed men torch 34 buses in Brazil

April 22, 2014 - 6:29pm
Heavily armed men have set fire to 34 buses in a Sao Paulo suburb and held employees hostage.
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VIDEO: Grim journey through 'new Rwanda'

April 22, 2014 - 6:21pm
The United Nations says the on-going conflict in South Sudan has a disturbing echo of events in Rwanda 20 years ago.
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Mali group says French hostage dead

April 22, 2014 - 6:17pm
Islamist militants in Mali say French hostage Gilberto Rodrigues Leal, who was kidnapped in 2012, is dead.
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Cech & Terry out for league run-in

April 22, 2014 - 5:54pm
Chelsea captain John Terry and goalkeeper Petr Cech will miss the rest of the domestic season with injuries suffered in Madrid.
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China 'the elephant in the room'

April 22, 2014 - 5:21pm
Why Obama's Asia tour is all about China's growing might
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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea

April 22, 2014 - 5:17pm
Chelsea hold Atletico Madrid to a goalless draw in Spain to leave their two-legged Champions League semi-final evenly poised.
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Wall Street Market Report

April 22, 2014 - 4:51pm
Wall Street Market Report
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Coulson 'rubber-stamped payment'

April 22, 2014 - 4:49pm
Andy Coulson tells the phone-hacking trial he "rubber-stamped" a payment to a police officer despite being warned it could result in criminal charges.
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VIDEO: Ferry survivor: 'I tried to save people'

April 22, 2014 - 4:44pm
The number of people known to have died in the South Korean ferry disaster last week has risen to more than 110, with more than 190 passengers still missing, one survivor spoke to the BBC.
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Ukraine alert as politician 'killed'

April 22, 2014 - 4:25pm
Ukraine's acting president orders the relaunch of military operations in the east after two men, one a local politician, are found allegedly tortured to death.
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UKIP's Farage promises 'earthquake'

April 22, 2014 - 3:52pm
UKIP leader Nigel Farage predicts "an earthquake" in politics if his party wins the European elections.
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Man Utd begin hunt but Giggs not in race

April 22, 2014 - 3:51pm
Manchester United begin their search for a successor to David Moyes but temporary boss Ryan Giggs is not under consideration to be the next full-time manager.
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VIDEO: Footage shows Nigeria kidnap school

April 22, 2014 - 3:26pm
More than 180 Nigerian schoolgirls remain missing after being snatched from their classroom last week.
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What's at stake with the TPP?

April 22, 2014 - 3:07pm
Key points at stake with the world's biggest free trade deal
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Colombian tribute to Garcia Marquez

April 22, 2014 - 2:50pm
Colombia honours its most renowned author, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, in a ceremony at the capital's cathedral, less than a week after he died aged 87.
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RBS fined over illegal HK trades

April 22, 2014 - 2:47pm
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is fined HK$6m (£460,000) by Hong Kong regulators for failing to detect a series of unauthorised transactions by one of its traders.
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Asteroid impact risks 'underplayed'

April 22, 2014 - 2:18pm
A visualisation showing where sizeable asteroids have recently hit the Earth is released by a US group seeking to show that impacts are more common than we think.
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VIDEO: South Korea ferry death toll rises

April 22, 2014 - 2:15pm
The number of people known to have died in the South Korean ferry disaster last week has risen to more than 110, with more than 190 passengers still missing.
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Manchester United sack manager Moyes

April 22, 2014 - 1:54pm
Manchester United manager David Moyes is sacked after only 10 months, with Ryan Giggs taking temporary charge at Old Trafford.
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