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No rush on contract talks - Hamilton

November 25, 2014 - 21:36
Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton says he is in no hurry to start talks about a new deal with Mercedes.
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Day in pictures: 25 November 2014

November 25, 2014 - 21:34
24 hours of news images: 25 November
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'Many dead' in twin Nigeria blasts

November 25, 2014 - 21:33
Two female suicide bombers blow themselves up at a crowded market in the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, causing many casualties, witnesses say.
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Girl died after stem cell transplant

November 25, 2014 - 21:20
A problem with the freezing of stem cells may have contributed to the death of a 12-year-old girl with cancer, a coroner rules.
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French dad loses adoption fight

November 25, 2014 - 21:12
A French appeal court refuses to allow a father to take custody of his biological son, who was given up for adoption by his mother.
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Mortgage approvals fall by 16%

November 25, 2014 - 21:09
The number of mortgages being granted by Britain's banks falls by 16% over the last year, according to banking industry body, the BBA.
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Kenyans flee after militant attack

November 25, 2014 - 20:59
Hundreds of people flee to a military airstrip in Kenya's Mandera region after the deadly weekend bus attack by Somali militants.
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From smart to shove: A brief history of the shirtfront

November 25, 2014 - 20:34
A brief history of an Australian word
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Man admits killing boy he met online

November 25, 2014 - 20:31
A computer engineer admits stabbing to death a 14-year-old boy he met online.
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How terror bill will expand powers

November 25, 2014 - 20:25
This week's counter-terrorism bill will expand minister's powers - and face accusations of injustice, says Dominic Casciani.
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Eurozone 'persistent stagnation' risk

November 25, 2014 - 20:19
The eurozone may be stuck in an enduring period of no growth, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development says.
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Police arrest suspected film pirates

November 25, 2014 - 20:12
Two men suspected of releasing a pirated copy of Hollywood blockbuster The Expendables 3 have been arrested.
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Rigby murder 'was not preventable'

November 25, 2014 - 20:00
The murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby could not have been prevented despite his killers appearing in seven intelligence investigations, a report finds.
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Botin ousts Santander chief executive

November 25, 2014 - 19:51
Ana Botin has moved swiftly to reshape Santander, ousting its chief executive after less than two years in the role.
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Twitter exec in direct message gaffe

November 25, 2014 - 19:50
Top Twitter boss accidentally tweets a private message about acquiring a company.
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Eight Yemen hostages freed in raid

November 25, 2014 - 19:34
Eight hostages, including a US adviser are freed by local forces from al-Qaeda-linked group in Yemen, officials say.
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International Emmys for UK shows

November 25, 2014 - 19:15
British TV productions win three awards at the International Emmys in the US, including a best drama prize for axed Channel 4 series Utopia.
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Sierra Leone Ebola workers on strike

November 25, 2014 - 18:58
Burial workers in the Sierra Leonean city of Kenema go on strike in protest at non-payment of allowances for handling Ebola victims.
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More Bill Cosby shows cancelled in US

November 25, 2014 - 18:49
Two more Bill Cosby shows are axed as the veteran comedian continues to face allegations of sexual assault.
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Cairo building collapse kills 10

November 25, 2014 - 18:20
Rescue teams are searching for survivors in the rubble of a block of flats that collapsed in Egypt's capital Cairo, killing at least 10 people.
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