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Malaysia urged to step up jet search
China urges Malaysia to "step up its efforts" in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared on Saturday.
Economy 'to hit 2008 peak by summer'
The size of the UK's overall economy will surpass its pre-recession peak by this summer, says the British Chambers of Commerce.
Pistorius sick as autopsy read
Oscar Pistorius is physically sick during his murder trial as he hears evidence from a post-mortem examination on his girlfriend's body.
Brown outlines 'power-sharing' UK
Former Labour prime minister Gordon Brown unveils his ideas for a new division of powers between Holyrood and Westminster.
Labour extends jobs guarantee pledge
Labour commits to fund a "jobs guarantee" for the long-term unemployed for the whole of the next parliament, if it wins power.
Clifford 'lunged at girl in his car'
A woman tells a London court she thought she was going to be raped in publicist Max Clifford's car.
Murder inquiry into soldier death
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder after a soldier is found dead at an army barracks in Shropshire.
Blood test 'finds Alzheimer's early'
A blood test can accurately predict the onset of Alzheimer's disease, according to US researchers.
Dementia test and two-week 'heatwave'
Reports of a test for Alzheimer's, the search for the missing Malaysian jet and Nick Clegg's 'hymn' to Britain make headlines.
Syria rebels free kidnapped nuns
A group of Greek Orthodox nuns held for three months by rebels in Syria after being taken from their convent in Maaloula arrive back in Damascus.
Woman's skull exposed in dog attack
Injuries described as "devastating" to a woman attacked by a dog in Lincoln, include having the skin on her head "ripped back exposing her skull", police reveal.
Public pay outstrips private sector
Public sector workers are paid on average 14.5% more per hour than those in the private sector, according to the Office for National Statistics.
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