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Search for S Korea ferry passengers

Sinking ship off South Korea. 16 April 2014

Emergency services continue to search overnight for almost 300 people unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 459 people sank off South Korea.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: Asia

Blakelock family 'must feel angry'

Nicholas Jacobs, the man cleared of killing PC Keith Blakelock in 1985, says he would feel "angry and disappointed" if he was a member of the police officer's family.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: London

Ukraine military column 'disarmed'

Ukraine's defence ministry says six of its armoured vehicles have been seized by pro-Russian militants, amid mounting tension in eastern Ukraine.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: Europe

Two killed in M26 five-vehicle crash

Two people are killed - and seven others are taken to hospital - after a five-vehicle crash which closed the M26 in both directions.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: Kent

First Heartbleed 'hacker' arrested

A 19-year-old Canadian citizen is charged with hacking into the Canada Revenue Agency's website, becoming the first arrest in relation to the Heartbleed security breach.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: Technology

Virgin apologises for email glitch

Virgin Media apologises after some of its customers received hundreds of unwanted emails because of a distribution list error.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: UK

Power cut hits north of Scotland

A severe power cut leaves large areas of northern Scotland without electricity, with almost 200,000 properties said to have been affected.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: Scotland

Coulson 'heard Blunkett voicemails'

Ex-editor Andy Coulson reveals in court for the first time he did listen to private voicemail messages relating to former home secretary David Blunkett.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: UK

Iraqi murder claims a 'conspiracy'

Allegations that 20 Iraqis were murdered by British troops in 2004 were the result of a "conspiracy" to pervert the course of justice, the UK claims.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: UK

Primary places revealed amid squeeze

A teachers' leader says there is a growing crisis over places at primary schools as parents discover which their children will attend.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: Education & Family

Marathon runner's family 'shocked'

The family of a runner who died after completing the London Marathon thank the public for their support.

  • 16 April 2014
  • From the section: England