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  • 18 April 2014

    Rescuers have struggled with strong waves and murky waters in their search for hundreds of people, most of them teenagers from the same school, still missing after a South Korean ferry capsized.

  • 18 April 2014

    The fate of 115 female students abducted by Islamic extremists was thrown into uncertainty when their school principal denied the Nigerian military's report that almost all the pupils had been freed.

  • 18 April 2014

    The Ebola virus that has killed scores of people in Guinea this year is a new strain - evidence that the disease did not spread there from outbreaks in other ­African nations, scientists have reported.

  • 18 April 2014

    Investigators are analysing data collected by a robotic submarine that completed its first successful scan of the seabed in the hunt for the missing Malaysian plane, but say tests have ruled out that a nearby oil slick came from the aircraft.

  • 18 April 2014

    The murder trial of ­Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius has been adjourned until May 5 after the state wrapped up its cross-examination of a forensic expert brought by the defence.

  • 17 April 2014

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  • 17 April 2014

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  • 17 April 2014

    Pro-Russian separatists have hoisted the Russian flag on Ukrainian army armoured vehicles in eastern Ukraine, mocking the pro-Western Kiev government's attempt to reassert control on the eve of crucial talks in Geneva on the country's future.