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China 'frees' jailed US geologist

4 April 2015 - 7:24am
A Chinese-born US geologist is reportedly released after serving more than seven years in prison in China for stealing state secrets.

Obama aims to sway Congress on Iran

4 April 2015 - 6:09am
President Obama begins his push to persuade sceptical members of the US Congress to back the Iran nuclear agreement.

Lib Dems pledge £2.5bn care fund

4 April 2015 - 6:00am
The Lib Dems have set out plans for a £2.5bn healthcare fund to alleviate pressure on hospitals in England.

Tories plan porn site age checks

4 April 2015 - 4:17am
Pornography websites must adopt age-restriction controls to prevent children from accessing them or face closure, the Conservatives say.

VIDEO: Non-Japanese sumos filling top ranks

4 April 2015 - 4:09am
After sumo wrestling's streak of champions from countries such as Mongolia and Bulgaria, Japanese fans are yearning for one of their own to win the championship.

VIDEO: US death row detainee walks free

4 April 2015 - 3:11am
A man who spent almost three decades on death row in the United States has been freed after years of fighting to prove his innocence.