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Eurozone inflation rate falls to 0.3%  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:56:33 GMT
The eurozone inflation rate falls to 0.3%, suggesting that deflation remains a threat for the 18-nation bloc. 
Airport raids tackle cyberthieves  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:54:48 GMT
Cyberthieves who used stolen credit cards to buy airline tickets are targeted in raids at 80 airports. 
Social media told to simplify terms  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:04:27 GMT
A report from the UK parliament says Facebook, Twitter and other social networking firms need to make their terms and conditions clearer. 
Kahlo's home recreated in New York  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:42:16 GMT
Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's native garden and studio is to be recreated at the New York Botanical Garden next year. 
Star Wars trailer set to be unveiled  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:44:17 GMT
The first trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is set to be unveiled later. 
Graphene promise for body armour  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:44:09 GMT
The "wonder material" graphene could be used to make bulletproof armour, new research suggests. 
Risk from extreme weather rises  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:42:30 GMT
Royal Society says combination of population growth and climate change will increase danger to cities. 
Hollande to visit Ebola-hit Guinea  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:50:38 GMT
French President Francois Hollande is to arrive in Guinea, the first Western leader to visit a nation hit hard by the deadly Ebola virus. 
'Exciting' bladder cancer drug trial  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:25:43 GMT
A trial to help the immune system fight bladder cancer is showing "exciting" results with tumours completely disappearing in some patients. 
Abbott 'holding up' after Hughes death  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:53:28 GMT
Bowler Sean Abbott is 'holding up well' after batsman Phillip Hughes's death, despite fears he may not play cricket again. 
'Weeping' Australia mourns Hughes  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 03:35:31 GMT
Australia is "weeping" at the death of cricketer Phillip Hughes, says former opening batsman Michael Slater - as the country mourns. 
How I drank urine and bat blood to survive  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:04:25 GMT
Extreme marathon runner Mauro Prosperi spent 10 days alone in the Sahara desert after getting lost in a sandstorm. He only just survived. 
Left to the mercy of the Taliban  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 23:10:39 GMT
Interpreters who worked with US forces in Afghanistan are being hunted down by the Taliban. Thousands have fled to the US - but others have been blacklisted. 
Extinct giant penguin found in shed  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:03:45 GMT
A bird that would have towered above today's largest species is rediscovered thanks to 3D printing. 
Azeris angry over Euro Games mascots  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:23:02 GMT
The 2015 European Games mascots will be a pomegranate and a gazelle, but sports fans are unimpressed. 
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