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Prince promotes UK culture in China

3 March 2015 - 5:34am
The Duke of Cambridge will promote British innovation as he continues his tour of China with visits to a festival, a school and a film museum.

Jail threat for sex abuse 'neglect'

3 March 2015 - 4:44am
Senior public officials who fail to protect children from sexual exploitation would face up to five years in jail under proposals being considered by ministers.

VIDEO: Why life in Singapore is so expensive

3 March 2015 - 4:43am
Singapore is the world's most expensive city, according to an index compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit.

'Monitoring deal' on Ukraine truce

3 March 2015 - 4:37am
Ukrainian, Russian, French and German leaders agree to send observers to areas of Ukraine where truce violations are reported, Kiev says.

North Korea lifts Ebola travel ban

3 March 2015 - 4:29am
North Korea will once again allow tourists into the country after four months of severe restrictions to prevent the spread of Ebola.

Two questioned over missing Becky

3 March 2015 - 4:18am
Police investigating the disappearance of Bristol teenager Becky Watts, continue to question two people, arrested on suspicion of murder.

Property offences 'decriminalised'

3 March 2015 - 3:04am
Theft, burglary and shoplifting have "virtually been decriminalised" because the offences are not treated as a priority by police or the courts, a report for a think tank suggests.

MPs urge immigration detention cap

3 March 2015 - 2:59am
Immigration detention should be capped at 28 days, a cross-party group of MPs and peers recommends.

Iran must halt nuclear work - Obama

3 March 2015 - 2:52am
Barack Obama says Iran should freeze nuclear activity for 10 years, as Israel's prime minister is set to address the US Congress on the issue.

Unsafe fridges 'risk lives' warning

3 March 2015 - 2:46am
Lives are being put at risk by fires fuelled by fridge freezers insulated with flammable materials, says London Fire Brigade.

VIDEO: The art rescued from Nazi looters

3 March 2015 - 2:40am
The 50-year fight to recover paintings looted by the Nazis

Canadian 'missing in North Korea'

3 March 2015 - 2:39am
A pastor from a Canadian church has failed to return from a humanitarian visit to North Korea, an official from his church says.

Met corruption case figures revealed

3 March 2015 - 2:37am
Nearly 50 Metropolitan Police officers have been suspended for alleged corruption in the last two years, figures show.

Chinese wooed by Shakespeare airport

3 March 2015 - 2:28am
Charter flights are to be introduced between Beijing and Birmingham over the summer, with a push to brand the destination as "Shakespeare's airport".

Phoenix Nights star thanks medics

3 March 2015 - 1:39am
Comedian Ted Robbins says he is lucky to be alive after his collapse during a stage show.

Can the UK afford to defend itself?

3 March 2015 - 1:33am
What measures will be needed for the UK to meet Nato targets for defence, writes Prof Malcolm Chalmers, of security think tank the Royal United Services Institute.

Netanyahu's speech 'win-win' for Iran

3 March 2015 - 1:32am
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress is a strategic moment for Tehran, says the BBC's Jonathan Marcus.

Can regional force defeat Boko Haram?

3 March 2015 - 1:31am
Thomas Fessy looks at whether the regional task force has a fighting chance against Nigeria's Boko Haram militant group.

Yemen crisis: 'Living in despair'

3 March 2015 - 1:29am
A mechanic, a merchant and an artist tell of struggle in Yemen

Been and Gone: Champion F1 designer and Janis Joplin's guitarist

3 March 2015 - 1:28am
A champion F1 designer and other notable losses

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