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world The mod and the rocker 50 years on

A mod and a rocker look back on the Clacton clashes 50 years ago

20 minutes ago // VOA

world 10 More Bodies Recovered from Sunken S. Korean Ferry, Death Toll at 46

South Korean divers probing the sunken ferry Sewol have recovered 10 more bodies from the vessel after three days of failed attempts to gain entry. The official death toll hours after daybreak Sunday stood at 46, with more than 250 people unaccounted for.Hundreds of divers, including civilian volunteers, have battled strong undercurrents and poor visibility to enter the submerged ferry, which went down Wednesday with 476 people on board off the southwestern island of Jindo. The Coast Guard sai

21 minutes ago // Sky News

world South Korean Ferry: Ten More Bodies Found

Divers have recovered 10 more bodies inside the South Korean sunken ferry, raising the official death toll to 46.

22 minutes ago // CBS

world Avalanche survivor: Wall of snow crashed down on Sherpas

Teams navigate treacherous icefall as they look for guides still missing after Mount Everest disaster

25 minutes ago // Newsvine

world China on course to become world's most "Christian nation" within 15 years

he number of Christians in Communist China is growing so steadily that it by 2030 it could have more churchgoers than America

28 minutes ago // The Washington Post

world Ukraine, short on military budget, starts fundraising drive

KIEV, UKRAINE Ukraines new government inherited an army so bereft of modern equipment and training that when Russian troops entered Crimea and agitators stormed government offices in eastern Ukraine, the country proved helpless to protect its borders and citizens.

29 minutes ago // BBC

world UN envoy and Israel in Easter row

The UN envoy to the Middle East accuses Israel of blocking his way to an Easter ceremony in Jerusalem, as Israel questions his judgement.

30 minutes ago // Reuters

world New militant group claims responsibility for Friday blast in Cairo

CAIRO Reuters - The Egyptian militant group, Ajnad Misr, claimed responsibility on Saturday for a blast that killed one police officer in Cairo.

35 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world More bodies recovered from S Korea ferry

Divers find 10 more bodies from sunken South Korean ferry, bringing the death toll to 46, while 266 remain missing.

35 minutes ago // BBC

world A political sacking and Labour's NHS plan - papers

A newspaper investigation prompting a sacking by Downing Street, Labour's election plans and the latest in the alleged plot to "Islamise" schools all feature on Sunday's front pages.

35 minutes ago // BBC

world A political sacking and Labour's NHS plan - papers

A newspaper investigation prompting a sacking by Downing Street, Labour's election plans and the latest in the alleged plot to "Islamise" schools in Birmingham all feature on the front pages of Sunday's papers.

39 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world 10 more bodies found inside sunken ferry by divers

MOKPO, South Korea Divers recovered 13 bodies from inside a ferry that sank off South Korea, pushing the confirmed death toll to 46, officials said Sunday. The discovery came after rescuers finally gained access to the inside of the ship following three days of failure and frustration caused by strong currents and bad visibility due to inclement weather.

43 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Ferry Voyage Was Officer's First at Helm

The junior officer at the helm of South Korea's ill-fated ferryboat was plying those waters for the first time when it sank, prosecutors said on Saturday.

45 minutes ago // VOA

world Iran Says it Has Diluted Highly Enriched Uranium

Iran says it has completed diluting its stockpile of 20 percent enriched uranium, based on an interim deal struck with world powers last year on its controversial nuclear program.Iran's atomic chief, Ali Akbar Salehi, told Arabic-language Al Alam television that Iran diluted 103 kilograms of uranium on April 12, converting it from 20 percent enriched uranium to 5 percent.Separately, Salehi told state television Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to produce one-fifth of the pluto

46 minutes ago // VOA

world Iran Says it Has Diluted Highly Enriched Uranium

Iran says it has completed diluting its stockpile of 20 percent enriched uranium, based on an interim deal struck with world powers last year on its controversial nuclear program. Iran's atomic chief, Ali Akbar Salehi, told Arabic-language Al Alam television that Iran diluted 103 kilograms of uranium on April 12, converting it from 20 percent enriched uranium to 5 percent. Separately, Salehi told state television Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to produce one-fifth of t

50 minutes ago // BBC

world Novice 'steered South Korea ferry'

The South Korean ferry that sank on Wednesday was steered by a ship's mate unfamiliar with the waters where the accident occurred, officials say.

51 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world 10 more bodies found inside South Korean ferry

MOKPO, South Korea Divers have recovered 10 more bodies from inside the ferry that sank off South Korea. The confirmed death toll is now 46.Officials said Sunday the bodies were recovered following divers gaining access to the inside of the ferry after three days of failed attempts due to strong currents. Details of how they got inside the ship weren't immediately clear.More than 255 people, most of them high school students on a holiday trip, are missing. There are only 1

52 minutes ago // The Guardian

world South Korea ferry disaster: third mate 'steering in tricky waters for first time'

Arrested captain of Sewol defends his delay in evacuating the ship as hundreds of divers continue search Continue reading...

53 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Rana Plaza a year on: did fast-fashion brands learn any lessons at all?

Some 1,133 garment workers died yet profits from cheap clothes have soared Continue reading...

56 minutes ago // MSNBC

world 13 Bodies Recovered From Sunken Ferry: South Korean Officials

Thirteen more bodies were pulled from a sunken ferry off South Korea on Sunday, officials said, pushing the death toll to 46 but leaving more than 250 people still missing, most of them high school students on a trip.

1 hour ago // Al Jazeera

world Dozens killed in series of blasts in Iraq

At least 25 people killed in wave of explosions across Iraq, including strikes on busy commercial districts in Baghdad.

1 hour ago // Al Jazeera

world Dozens killed in series of blasts in Iraq

At least 15 killed in wave of explosions across Iraq, including strikes on busy commercial districts in Baghdad.

1 hour ago // BBC

world Women-only Scottish cabinet event

The Scottish government announces a women-only Scottish cabinet event to debate issues related to the independence referendum.

1 hour ago // BBC

world Teachers warn of CCTV intrusion

Teachers are warning that CCTV safety cameras are being misused by senior staff as a way of spying on lessons.

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

world 10 more bodies found inside South Korean ferry

MOKPO, South Korea Divers have recovered 10 more bodies from inside the ferry that sank off South Korea. The confirmed death toll is now 46.Officials said Sunday the bodies were recovered following divers gaining access to the inside of the ferry after three days of failed attempts due to strong currents. Details of how they got inside the ship weren't immediately clear.More than 265 people, most of them high school students on a holiday trip, are missing. There are only 1

1 hour ago // VOA

world First Bodies Recovered From Inside S. Korean Ferry

South Korean divers retrieved three bodies from inside a sunken ferry overnight, officials said on Sunday, the first time they have been able to gain entry to the passenger section of the ship. What was a search-and-rescue mission has now turned into an attempt to retrieve more than 200 bodies - many of them children - from the wreck of the ferry that capsized on Wednesday on a routine trip in calm waters. "At 11:48 p.m. 1448 GMT the joint rescue team broke a glass window and succee

1 hour ago // VOA

world First Bodies Recovered From Inside S. Korean Sunken Ferry

South Korean divers retrieved three bodies from inside a sunken ferry overnight, officials said on Sunday, the first time they have been able to gain entry to the passenger section of the ship. What was a search-and-rescue mission has now turned into an attempt to retrieve more than 200 bodies - many of them children - from the wreck of the ferry that capsized on Wednesday on a routine trip in calm waters. "At 11:48 p.m. 1448 GMT the joint rescue team broke a glass window and succee

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Remains Found in Texas Lake Could Put Cold Case to Bed

A submerged pickup truck could solve the case of a missing woman who disappeared over 30 years ago.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

world Who Are Boko Haram? Extremists Escalate Nigeria Terror Campaign

A recent bomb blast that ripped apart a bus station in Nigeria's capital was a sign that a bloody al Qaeda-linked insurgency is intensifying, analysts say.

1 hour ago // BBC

world Menopause 'worse' in too warm schools

High temperatures, poor ventilation and lack of drinking water in schools make the menopause particularly tough for teachers, the NUT conference hears.

1 hour ago // BBC

world Why big buttocks can be bad for your health

Why budget buttock ops can be bad for your health

1 hour ago // BBC

world Archbishop to highlight suffering

The Archbishop of Canterbury is to highlight the suffering of people in conflicts around the world during his Easter Sunday sermon.

1 hour ago // Reuters

world South Korea recovers first bodies from inside sunken ferry

JINDO, South Korea Reuters - South Korean divers retrieved three bodies from inside a sunken ferry overnight, officials said on Sunday, the first time they have been able to gain entry to the passenger section of the ship.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

world Egypt's Al Sisi Meets With Christians

Egypt's former military chief and presidential front-runner, Abdel-Fattah Al Sisi, visited the Coptic pope Saturday, making his first public appearance since he formally made his bid for the presidency.

1 hour ago // The Independent

world France battles sexual abuse in the military

Not since Joan of Arc has France had such a powerful female presence in its armed forces.

1 hour ago // The Independent

world Outrage over South Sudan rebel attack onUN compound

South Sudanese rebels defended their renewed offensive yesterday as condemnation grew of the massacre at the United Nations compound in Bor where women and children were attacked.