Rescue teams are battling bad weather conditions as they search for 282 people who remain missing after a South Korean ferry capsized and sank.
Teenagers on the stricken South Korean ferry sent heartbreaking messages to their families as it capsized and sank.
Oscar Pistorius was "wrong" in his version of events about what happened on the night he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, the prosecution has claimed.
A convicted killer due to be hanged for murder has been spared after the victim's mother had a last-minute change of heart.
Nobel Prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died aged 87.
A video of a man getting a kick in the head from a train conducter while taking a video selfie near train tracks is going viral.
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The embattled Co-operative Group has confirmed a loss of £2.5bn for 2013, in what it described as a "disastrous year".
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