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Williams duo resolve team orders row

April 3, 2014 - 10:46am
Williams drivers Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas say they have resolved their team orders row from the Malaysian Grand Prix.
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ECB keeps interest rates on hold

April 3, 2014 - 10:40am
The European Central Bank keeps its benchmark interest rate at the historic low of 0.25% and raises its growth forecast for the eurozone.
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Disaster 'robbed children of father'

April 3, 2014 - 10:39am
The Hillsborough inquests jury hears from relatives of some of those who died, including a widow who says it "robbed" her five children of their father.
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Nigeria ex-bank chief wins damages

April 3, 2014 - 9:37am
A Nigerian court awards about $300,000 (£180,000) in damages to suspended central bank chief Lamido Sanusi after he files a harassment case against the government.
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Indonesian maid spared Saudi death

April 3, 2014 - 9:32am
A campaign in Indonesia, with help from the government, has raised enough money to prevent an Indonesian maid being executed in Saudi Arabia.
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Belgian appeal for Africa gay rights

April 3, 2014 - 8:52am
Belgium's gay Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo calls on African leaders to respect the rights of minorities, including homosexuals, saying their "persecution" cannot be tolerated.
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Rooney not world class - Barton

April 3, 2014 - 8:49am
QPR midfielder Joey Barton says Manchester United's Wayne Rooney has failed to fulfil his potential to be a "world-class" player.
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Labels go after 'Russia's Facebook'

April 3, 2014 - 8:39am
Social network VKontakte (VK) - dubbed the "Facebook of Russia" - is facing legal action from the recording industry.
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Argentina launches Falklands note

April 3, 2014 - 8:17am
On the 32nd anniversary of the Argentine invasion, President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner unveils a new currency note featuring a map of the Falkland Islands.
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VIDEO: Shark kills woman in Australia

April 3, 2014 - 8:16am
A woman has been killed by a shark while swimming off a popular beach in Australia's New South Wales.
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EU compromise on plane CO2 emissions

April 3, 2014 - 8:07am
MEPs vote to maintain an exemption for international airlines after complaints about the EU's CO2 emissions tax.
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MEPs vote for net neutrality law

April 3, 2014 - 7:28am
The European Parliament has voted to restrict internet providers from being able to charge data-hungry services for the fast delivery of their material.
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US sanctions may hit Miley Cyrus

April 3, 2014 - 7:25am
Finnish music fans may find they miss out on planned concerts by a host of stars, including Miley Cyrus and Justin Timberlake this summer.
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Your pictures: Different angle

April 3, 2014 - 7:14am
Readers' photos on theme of 'different angle'
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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels 'entertains'

April 3, 2014 - 7:09am
New West End musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, starring Robert Lindsay and Rufus Hound, gets a largely positive response from critics.
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Owner hopes to keep stolen paintings

April 3, 2014 - 7:08am
The factory worker who bought two stolen paintings by Gauguin and Bonnard hopes they can be returned to hang on his kitchen wall.
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MEPs vote to scrap roaming fees

April 3, 2014 - 6:50am
The European Parliament votes to scrap the roaming fees charged for using a mobile phone while abroad, to take effect next year.
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Female roles 'boost film success'

April 3, 2014 - 6:49am
Films in which female characters have conversations that do not revolve around men are likely to enjoy more box office success than films which do not, according to an influential US website.
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India rape convicts face new charge

April 3, 2014 - 6:46am
A court in the Indian city of Mumbai finds three men who had already been convicted of two gang rapes guilty under a new law that carries the death penalty.
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VIDEO: Second large quake strikes Chile

April 3, 2014 - 6:45am
A powerful 7.6 magnitude earthquake has rocked northern Chile, just over 24 hours after an 8.2 tremor killed six people, destroyed 2,600 houses and led to mass evacuations.
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