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Swedes hunting 'Russian submarine' Swedes hunting 'Russian submarine'Date: 20/10/2014

Swedish military intelligence had intercepted radio signals off the coast of Stockholm aimed at the Russian naval base - report

Woman chases off polar bear Woman chases off polar bearDate: 16/10/2014

“I was shocked. It was humungous ... Just the neck and head was half the size of me, and I'm 5

Woman survives 17 days in rainforest Woman survives 17 days in rainforestDate: 09/10/2014

She cried herself to sleep for 16 nights, but the thought of her children made her persevere each day to reach safety

Bianchi has traumatic brain injury - family Bianchi has traumatic brain injury - familyDate: 08/10/2014

Horrifying footage, meanwhile, has emerged showing the moment Bianchi's speeding car smashed into the stationary tractor-crane

Interpol announces special team to combat illegal ivory trafficking Interpol announces special team to combat illegal ivory traffickingDate: 08/10/2014

International police organisation Interpol to establish a team to target ivory trafficking and environmental crime in Africa.

Surfer ‘swam to shore after losing arm’ Surfer ‘swam to shore after losing arm’Date: 03/10/2014

Pollard lost one arm as well as the hand on his other arm, and suffered cuts to his leg in the attack

Hong Kong protests: China warns US not to meddle in 'internal affairs' Hong Kong protests: China warns US not to meddle in 'internal affairs'Date: 02/10/2014

The Chinese government firmly and clearly stated its position. "Hong Kong affairs are China’s internal affairs,” minister to Kerry

Highlanders sign SA prop Highlanders sign SA propDate: 01/10/2014

South African prop Ross Geldenhuys has signed a deal with New Zealand Super Rugby franchise, the Highlanders.

Is Stellenbosch the New Saint-Émilion? Is Stellenbosch the New Saint-Émilion?Date: 30/09/2014

An influx of new talent is pushing to make South African wines some of the very best in the world

Search for flight MH370 enters new underwater phase Search for flight MH370 enters new underwater phaseDate: 29/09/2014

Latest phase to begin in October will see two ships send sophisticated sonar systems some 5,000 metres below sea level to search.

Sir Alex how to deal with expectation and the favourites tag Sir Alex how to deal with expectation and the favourites tagDate: 25/09/2014

The great man went into fine detail about how to deal with the mantle of favouritism, and how he made Old Trafford a fortress

SA survivor pulled from Lagos rubble SA survivor pulled from Lagos rubbleDate: 18/09/2014

"It's amazing that, after five days, she was found alive. It gives us hope that those who are still missing might be found alive..

High stakes at play in 2015 World Cup High stakes at play in 2015 World CupDate: 17/09/2014

The 2015 RugbyWorld Cup will probably make £150 million ($239 million) , 60% more than the 2011 edition in New Zealand.

Self-driving cars: When will they arrive? Self-driving cars: When will they arrive?Date: 16/09/2014

BMW, Mercedes and Volvo are all currently putting similar systems through their paces, getting them safe and reliable enough

A 9/11 Shrine Where Families Mourned, Now Open to Others A 9/11 Shrine Where Families Mourned, Now Open to OthersDate: 11/09/2014

Twenty stories above ground zero, its existence and whereabouts known only to those who needed it, a most private sanctuary.

9/11 The new One World Trade Centre 9/11 The new One World Trade CentreDate: 10/09/2014

Thirteen years after the Sept. 11 attacks, One World Trade Centre stands tall. See stunning photos.

Shark kills man in Australia despite rescue attempt Shark kills man in Australia despite rescue attemptDate: 10/09/2014

Byron Bay saw the shark and its bloodied victim and swam out to try to rescue the man as the shark attacked again

Nude celebrity photo suspect (hacker) doesn't want people ‘hating him’ Nude celebrity photo suspect (hacker) doesn't want people ‘hating him’Date: 04/09/2014

The man many suspect is responsible for the leaking of the nude celebrity photos says he doesn’t want people “hating him”

Why you can’t afford to ignore the internet of things Why you can’t afford to ignore the internet of thingsDate: 03/09/2014

Most companies have websites Fast forward 15 years from now, and we’ll be shocked when we hear of companies operating outside IoT

‘A Briton will be next’ ‘A Briton will be next’Date: 03/09/2014

After cutting off Sotloff’s head, he is seen next to a British aid worker who is kneeling dressed in an orange jumpsuit.

Elephant who cried for freedom faces new chains Elephant who cried for freedom faces new chainsDate: 02/09/2014

The people who mistreated him have asked a court to order his return to them as their lawful property.

DR Congo confirms Ebola cases as deadly virus goes beyond West Africa DR Congo confirms Ebola cases as deadly virus goes beyond West AfricaDate: 25/08/2014

The DRC is reporting new Ebola cases in a northern town, sparking fears that the deadly virus is expanding far beyond West Africa

Clarkson 'not untouchable' - BBC boss Clarkson 'not untouchable' - BBC bossDate: 25/08/2014

"I was very, very clear in public and in private that I was incredibly unhappy with his language.

Funds pledged for Ebola research Funds pledged for Ebola researchDate: 21/08/2014

“The gravity of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa demands an urgent response, and we believe rapid research into humanitarian ....

Executed US reporter was with Anton Hammerl in Libya Executed US reporter was with Anton Hammerl in LibyaDate: 20/08/2014

US journalist James Foley, who was beheaded by IS militants, was with SA photographer Anton Hammerl when he was killed in 2011

‘Nice crocodile’ killed after attack ‘Nice crocodile’ killed after attackDate: 19/08/2014

It is the same river where a monster reptile known as Brutus was pictured going head-to-head with a bull shark earlier this month,

EU seeks to stop Islamic Syrian oil sales EU seeks to stop Islamic Syrian oil salesDate: 14/08/2014

Islamic State is selling crude oil and gasoline to finance their newly declared "caliphate" after seizing oil fields in Iraq/Syria

Boeing’s plan to turn tobacco into jet fuel Boeing’s plan to turn tobacco into jet fuelDate: 13/08/2014

US aerospace giant Boeing said it was working with SAA and a Dutch biofuel company to make jet fuel from tobacco seeds

Salt injection 'kills cancer cells' Salt injection 'kills cancer cells'Date: 13/08/2014

Scientists have created a technique which can cause cancer cells to self-destruct by injecting them with salt.

Robin Williams: 'I was shameful, did stuff that caused disgust – that's hard to recover from' Robin Williams: 'I was shameful, did stuff that caused disgust – that's hard to recover from'Date: 12/08/2014

I ask if he feels happier now, and he says softly, "I think so. And not afraid to be unhappy. That's OK too



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