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India vows rapist interview inquiry 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:50:24 GMT 
    India's home minister promises an inquiry into how a TV crew was allowed to interview a death-row prisoner convicted over the Delhi 2012 gang rape and murder.


Obama dismisses Netanyahu speech 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:26:01 GMT 
    US President Barack Obama reacts scathingly to a speech by Israel's prime minister, saying it offers no viable alternative to his Iran policy.


Ukraine coal mine blast 'kills 33' 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:49:47 GMT 
    A suspected gas blast at a coal mine in a rebel-held region of eastern Ukraine is thought to have killed 33 people and trapped about 30.


Boston Marathon bomb trial to begin 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:51:56 GMT 
    The trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, accused of the Boston Marathon bombing two years ago, opens in the city shortly after exhaustive jury selection.


WW2 'Japan battleship wreck found' 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:33:08 GMT 
    US billionaire Paul Allen announces he has discovered the famous WW2 Japanese battleship, Musashi, more than 70 years after it was sunk.


Putin urges end to political murders 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:10:33 GMT 
    Russian President Vladimir Putin demands an end to "shameful" political killings in Russia, after the murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov.


Australian pair moved for execution 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:54:03 GMT 
    Two members of the Bali Nine Australian drug smuggling ring are moved to the Indonesian island where they and other foreigners face execution.


New wave of Paris drone alerts 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:41:54 GMT 
    Ten more drones are spotted flying over Paris and reports say police are searching for four men after a chase in the east of the city.


Royal hoax station committed crime 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 02:11:19 GMT 
    A radio station broke the law by broadcasting a hoax call with a nurse caring for the Duchess of Cambridge, Australia's high court rules.


France seeks 1982 attack suspects 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:42:39 GMT 
    A judge in France issues arrest warrants for three people suspected of being behind a 1982 attack on a Jewish restaurant in Rue des Rosiers in Paris.


Brazil in huge ‘oil kickback’ probe 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 05:33:20 GMT 
    Brazil's chief prosecutor seeks to investigate 54 people, including politicians, for alleged involvement in a kickback scheme at state oil firm Petrobras.


China military budget 'to rise 10%' 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 06:49:58 GMT 
    China's military budget will rise by about 10% in 2015, an official says, in another double-digit increase.


VIDEO: Rio at 450: The city in photographs 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:53 GMT 
    As Rio celebrates its 450th anniversary, a photographic exhibition offers an insight into the early days of the city's development.


VIDEO: The man who invented impressionism 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:34:45 GMT 
    Will Gompertz takes a look at the Inventing Impressionism exhibition at The National Gallery.


VIDEO: Black girl 'forced out of Alabama school' 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:32:27 GMT 
    As the BBC's Aleem Maqbool retraces one of the great civil rights journeys, the march 50 years ago from Selma to Montgomery in Alabama, he finds segregation still happening in a different form.
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