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Five-year-old found with dead driver

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 06:56
An injured five-year-old girl and a dead driver are found in a car which had been in a ditch "for some time".

VIDEO: China unveils C919 passenger jet

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 06:24
China's first large passenger aircraft to be made in the country was rolled out of the final assembly line in Shanghai on Monday.

UK, Germany heart of Europe - Osborne

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 05:54
The UK and German economies are the "beating heart" of Europe, George Osborne says as he heads to Berlin for talks on reforming the EU.

Dating apps 'increasing' rates of STIs

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 05:29
Dating apps are increasing rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), says the British Association for Sexual Health and HIV.

HSBC pre-tax profit beats forecasts

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 05:06
Pre-tax profit at Europe's biggest lender, HSBC, jumps 32% from a year ago in the third quarter to beat expectations.

VIDEO: Wading through sewage in Baghdad

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 05:04
Days of heavy rain have caused severe flooding in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.

Qantas crew make good on rugby wager

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 04:03
Staff of Australia's national carrier Qantas don All Blacks jerseys to settle a wager with Air New Zealand after Australia's Rugby World Cup defeat.

Sinai crash dead flown to Russia

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 03:38
The bodies of 162 people are flown back to Russia as an investigation into the crash of a Russian airliner in Egypt's Sinai peninsula continues.

Actor and ex-senator Fred Thompson dies

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 02:12
Ex-US senator Fred Thompson - who acted in films and on TV, investigated President Nixon and made a bid for the presidency - dies at the age of 73.

Why are coastal schools at such a low ebb?

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 01:57
Coastal schools' slow road to improvement.

Top names support mental health equality

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 01:55
A campaign calling for the government to increase investment in mental health services has been launched.

The strange beauty of urban decay

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 01:46
The daredevil photographers capturing urban decay

VIDEO: Myanmar: Tens of thousands at rally

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 01:28
Tens of thousands of people attended the rally for Aung San Suu Kyi's party, the National League for Democracy, in Yangon.

Australia PM drops knights and dames

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 01:05
Knights and dames will be dropped from the Australian honours system, the Order of Australia, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announces.

Carter is World Rugby player of year

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 00:55
New Zealand fly-half Dan Carter is named World Rugby player of the year and the All Blacks are team of the year.

The beauty of the Montreal Metro

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 00:28
Chris Forsyth's images of the modernist stations that make up the Montreal Metro system.

One girl's life in the Ripper years

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 00:25
One woman who is still haunted by the Ripper years

Cathedral burial vault discovered

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 00:21
An "extremely well preserved" family burial vault is discovered "accidentally" at Gloucester Cathedral.

The battle to free Hawaii

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 00:17
Will Hawaii break away from America?

What a viral picture tells us about child poverty in Africa

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 00:15
What a viral picture tells us about child poverty in Africa