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China and US clash over backdoors 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:22:06 GMT 
    China rejects President Obama's criticism of its attempt to make companies put backdoors in their software and share their encryption keys.


Ford launches e-bikes at mobile show 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:54:21 GMT 
    Ford has been showing off two e-bikes at Mobile World Congress as manufacturers start to look beyond the car.


Tracey Ullman returns in BBC comedy 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:27:29 GMT 
    Tracey Ullman is to return to the BBC with her own comedy series, some 30 years after she was a regular face on British TV.


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.


Magic 'metamaterials' storm physics 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:22:45 GMT 
    The hot topic at a major US conference is materials that can be designed with surprising properties, from programmable rubber to springy ceramics.


Autism appears 'largely genetic' 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:54:29 GMT 
    Autism is caused by genetic make-up in 74-98% of cases, a Medical Research Council study of 516 twins indicates.


Adults get flu 'every five years' 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:42:53 GMT 
    Adults catch real flu about once every five years, while children get it every other year, scientists calculate, based on a field study in China.


Coffee linked to 'cleaner' arteries 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:08:56 GMT 
    Drinking a few cups of coffee a day may help people avoid clogged arteries - a known risk factor for heart disease - South Korean researchers believe.


Villarreal 1-3 Barcelona (2-6 agg) 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:19:51 GMT 
    Barcelona reach the Copa del Rey final as Neymar and Luis Suarez are on target in a 6-2 aggregate win over Villarreal.


West Ham United 0-1 Chelsea 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:19:13 GMT 
    Chelsea stay five points clear at the top of the Premier League with a hard-fought win at West Ham.


Delhi rapist says victim shouldn't have fought back 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 01:15:45 GMT 
    In 2012 an Indian student was raped on a bus in Delhi and died of horrific internal injuries. Leslee Udwin spoke to one of the rapists while making a film about the case.


The spy who came in from al-Qaeda 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 01:18:01 GMT 
    Aimen Dean describes his years working in Afghanistan and London as one of the West's most valuable assets in the fight against militant Islam.


Moles dig for history in Denmark 
  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 16:04:10 GMT 
    Moles are being used by a museum in Denmark to help gather information at an archaeological site.


Erdogan fined for statue insult 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:25:52 GMT 
    Turkey's president is fined for making disparaging remarks about a statue in 2011.


Lesotho opposition forms government 
  Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:01:19 GMT 
    Five opposition parties in Lesotho form a coalition government after snap elections, called after a failed coup, did not produce an outright winner.
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