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18/04/2014 | 

Vice-principal of S.Korea school in ferry disaster commits suicide, boat captain arrested

The vice-principal of a South Korean high school who accompanied hundreds of pupils on a ferry that capsized has committed suicide, police said, as hopes faded of finding any of the 274 missing alive.

18/04/2014 | 

Pope Francis Good Friday service underscores plight of the suffering

The plight of immigrants, the poor, the sick, the elderly, unemployed and prisoners dominated Pope Francis' Good Friday service at Rome's Colosseum as he led Catholics around the world in commemorating the day Jesus died.

18/04/2014 | 

NASA robotic spacecraft crashes into the moon

A robotic US spacecraft ended a pioneering mission to map dust and gases around the moon with a planned, kamikaze crash into the lunar surface today, NASA officials said.

18/04/2014 | 

Mega salaries are evil, papal preacher tells Good Friday service

The Vatican's official preacher, at a Good Friday service attended by Pope Francis, said huge salaries and the world financial crisis were modern evils caused by the "cursed hunger for gold".

18/04/2014 | 

Hillary Clinton 'excited' grandmother-to-be

Hillary Clinton expressed his “excitement” after her daughter Chelsea Clinton announced that she is pregnant with the first grandchild of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State.

18/04/2014 | 

Ukraine separatists reject diplomatic deal

Armed pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine said they were not bound by an international deal ordering them to disarm and were looking for more assurances about their security before leaving the public buildings they are holding.

18/04/2014 | 

S.Korea: Prosecutors seek to arrest ferry captain

Prosecutors in South Korea have asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain and two crew members of the ferry that sank on Wednesday, for abandoning the vessel before making sure the passengers were safe.

17/04/2014 | 

Syria submits more "detailed" list of chemical weapons

Syria has submitted a "more specific" list of its chemical weapons to the global regulator overseeing the destruction of its stockpile after discrepancies were reported by inspectors on the ground, officials said.

17/04/2014 | 

US, EU, Russia, Ukraine call for end to violence

The US, Russia, Ukraine and the European Union have called together for an immediate halt to violence in Ukraine, where Western powers believe Russia is fomenting a pro-Russian separatist movement.

17/04/2014 | 

Search for Malaysia jet refocuses on drone scans of sea floor

Footage taken by a deep-sea drone should determine sooner than previously thought whether a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean is the final resting place of a missing Malaysian jetliner, Australian search authorities said.

17/04/2014 | 

Francis washes feet of 12 elderly, disabled

In the traditional Holy Thursday Mass, Pope Francis washed and kissed the feet of 12 disabled people in commemoration of Jesus' gesture of humility towards his apostles on the night before he died.

17/04/2014 | 

Snowden makes surprise appearance on TV phone-in hosted by Putin

It was the first known direct contact between Putin and Snowden since Russia gave the American refuge after he disclosed monitoring data by the US.

17/04/2014 | 

India holds its biggest election day

India has held the biggest day of its mammoth general election, with a quarter of its 815 million-strong electorate eligible to vote, in an ongoing electoral process that takes place from April 7 to May 12.

17/04/2014 | 

Earnings lift S&P 500, Nasdaq; S&P's best week since July

US stocks ended a holiday-shortened week with mostly modest gains, though the S&P 500 notched its biggest weekly advance since July as Morgan Stanley and General Electric rallied after strong results.

16/04/2014 | 

Syria rebels accuses Assad's forces of new poison gas attack

Opposition activists have accused President Bashar al-Assad's forces of a new poison gas attack in the Syrian capital Damascus, posting footage of four men being treated by medics.

16/04/2014 | 

Bin Laden's ex ally turns into key US witness

A British shoe bomb-plotter-turned-government informant, who once conspired with Osama bin Laden, has become a key witness for US prosecutors seeking to give American juries a taste of life inside al Qaeda.

16/04/2014 | 

Gandhi's letters to be auctioned in India

Two letters signed by Mahatma Gandhi in 1935 and a gramophone record with the voice of the father of Indian independence will be auctioned on April 28 in Mumbai.



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