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Alps crash co-pilot 'hid illness' 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:08:44 GMT 
    Alps crash co-pilot Andreas Lubitz hid details of an existing illness from his employers, German prosecutors say.


Boko Haram HQ in Nigeria 'retaken' 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:53:25 GMT 
    The Nigerian army says it has retaken the north-eastern town of Gwoza, believed to be the headquarters of Islamist militant group Boko Haram.


Duo ready for one year in space 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:31:13 GMT 
    US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko are about to undertake a 12-month tour of duty on the International Space Station.


Sierra Leone in Ebola lockdown 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:59:13 GMT 
    The authorities in Sierra Leone are enforcing a three-day national lockdown to curb the spread of Ebola, except for short windows to pray.


Yemen FM urges swift end to strikes 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:02:44 GMT 
    Yemen's foreign minister says a "short, sharp" air campaign is needed against Houthi rebels who forced the president to flee abroad.


Top Gear: Tymon 'won't press charges' 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:00:24 GMT 
    Oisin Tymon, the Top Gear producer physically and verbally attacked by Jeremy Clarkson, tells police he does not want to press charges.


US gives permit to rhino hunter 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:59:59 GMT 
    A man who won an auction to shoot an endangered black rhino in Namibia has been given a US permit to import the trophy if he kills one.


'Two people missing' after NYC blast 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:31:45 GMT 
    At least two people are missing after an explosion caused three Manhattan buildings to collapse, with fires still smouldering the morning after.


Flight chaos from Amsterdam power cut 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:19:35 GMT 
    Flights are diverted from Schiphol airport after a major power cut hits Amsterdam and surrounding areas in the northwest of the Netherlands.


Office workers 'too sedentary' 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:54:21 GMT 
    Office workers need to get up and move around more, according to a new campaign.


Italy court to rule on Kercher death 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:27:26 GMT 
    Italy's top court is to rule whether to uphold the convictions of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito for the 2007 murder of UK student Meredith Kercher.


Sex abuse 'cover-up' inquiry extended 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:55:10 GMT 
    Three new investigations into alleged corruption by the Metropolitan Police over claims of child abuse are to be managed by the police watchdog.


VIDEO: Alps rescuer: 'The scene was surreal' 
  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:40:51 GMT 
    Jean Sebastien Beaud from the mountain police, who arrived at the French Alps site soon after the plane crash, describes the scene as "surreal".


VIDEO: Does your pet have 'separation anxiety'? 
  Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:39:26 GMT 
    Vets are warning that a growing number of dogs and other pets are suffering from separation anxiety as peoples' working habits change.


VIDEO: China warning over global warming 
  Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:24:45 GMT 
    The head of China's weather bureau warns that the country faces serious problems as a result of climate change.
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