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Alps co-pilot 'had suicide treatment'  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:37:22 GMT
Co-pilot of crashed Germanwings jet, Andreas Lubitz, had treatment for suicidal tendencies before he gained his licence, investigators say. 
Nigeria vote 'too close to call'  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:01:24 GMT
Initial results from Nigeria's election show little separating the two main candidates for the presidency, with full results due on Tuesday. 
One dead after shooting at NSA  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:30:05 GMT
Two people are being treated for injuries after an incident at the headquarters of the NSA outside of Washington. 
Indiana to 'clarify' religion law  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:25:04 GMT
Republicans in the US state of Indiana say they will amend a controversial "religious freedom" law, as accusations grow that it permits businesses to discriminate against gays. 
Jay Z promotes music streaming brand  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:15:01 GMT
Some of the biggest names in entertainment have re-launched the music subscription service Tidal, which they claim will change musical history. 
Cameron launches election campaign  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:53:36 GMT
David Cameron says he wants to complete the job of "turning the country around" as the election officially gets under way and other leaders hit the campaign trail. 
Dozens dead near Yemen refugee camp  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:47:55 GMT
At least 40 people have died in a blast near a refugee camp in western Yemen, aid workers say, but officials deny Saudi air strikes were the cause. 
Mexico anger over crocodile shooting  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:41:58 GMT
A police officer in Mexico is suspended after a video posted on YouTube shows a man in uniform killing a crocodile with a machine gun. 
Red Cross aid worker killed in Mali  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:22:18 GMT
A Red Cross employee has been killed and another injured in a gun attack by suspected Islamist militants in Mali, the aid organisation says. 
Iran nuclear talks near key deadline  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:57:22 GMT
Last hours of intensive diplomacy over Iran's nuclear programme take place in Switzerland ahead of Tuesday's deadline for a long-awaited deal. 
MH17 appeal for Buk missile witnesses  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:08:00 GMT
A team investigating the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane over eastern Ukraine appeals to witnesses who saw a Buk missile launcher in the area. 
Uganda al-Shabab prosecutor killed  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:41:58 GMT
Joan Kagezi, the top Ugandan state prosecutor in the trial of 13 men suspected of a deadly al-Shabab bomb attack, is shot dead in Kampala. 
VIDEO: Alps rescuer: 'The scene was surreal'  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:40:51 GMT
Jean Sebastien Beaud from the mountain police, who arrived at the French Alps site soon after the plane crash, describes the scene as "surreal". 
VIDEO: Does your pet have 'separation anxiety'?  Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:39:26 GMT
Vets are warning that a growing number of dogs and other pets are suffering from separation anxiety as peoples' working habits change. 
VIDEO: China warning over global warming  Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:24:45 GMT
The head of China's weather bureau warns that the country faces serious problems as a result of climate change. 
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Alps co-pilot 'had suicide treatment'  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:37:22 GMT
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