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Placards adorn the roadside camp of anti-fracking activists in Barton
Mon 28 Jul 2014, AT 08:48
Half of Britain open to fracking, with national parks protected in all but 'exceptional circumstances'
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Buzzfeed dismisses political editor over plagiarism

One-Minute Read Mon 28 Jul, AT 15:28

Buzzfeed forced to sack political editor, Benny Johnson, due to 41 instances of plagiarism

Newborn babies at hospital

Government accused of lies over three-parent babies

Summary Mon 28 Jul, AT 14:28

Critics claim that officials are 'playing PR games' with new definition of genetic modification

Lazar Markovic

Markovic key to new Liverpool tactics as Remy move fails

Talking Point Mon 28 Jul, AT 14:16

Without Luis Suarez, Brendan Rodgers wants to base his approach on lightning-fast counterattacks

Labour's Shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper

Domestic violence: coalition has 'turned its back' on victims

One-Minute Read Mon 28 Jul, AT 14:11

Yvette Cooper demands tougher action as abusers are 'not being brought to justice'

Sewol ferry after tipping

South Korea ferry: students reveal horror of Sewol disaster

Summary Mon 28 Jul, AT 13:26

Survivors testify against captain and crew after South Korea's worst maritime disaster in 44 years

A tyrannosaurs rex skeleton

Dinosaurs were killed off by a piece of 'colossal bad luck'

One-Minute Read Mon 28 Jul, AT 12:44

Prehistoric giants would probably have survived giant asteroid strike if it had been at different time

A member of Doctors Without Borders

Ebola outbreak forces Liberia to close most of its borders

One-Minute Read Mon 28 Jul, AT 12:41

US doctor and a missionary working with Ebola patients in Liberia have tested positive for the virus

A thunderbolt lights up the sky above Munich.

Lightning kills man on Venice Beach: what are the chances?

Briefing Mon 28 Jul, AT 12:21

More than a dozen injured by California storm, but lightning is more common than you might think

Lewis Hamilton

Hamilton defies Mercedes orders to set F1 season alight

First Reaction Mon 28 Jul, AT 11:59

British driver takes third place in Hungary after refusing to let team mate past

Two men fist-bump

Why fist-bumps are healthier than handshakes

One-Minute Read Mon 28 Jul, AT 11:35

UK scientists discover which hand greetings transfer the most bacteria

Libyan soldiers inspect the damage from a suicide bombing

Libya: Britons urged to leave as diplomats come under fire

Briefing Mon 28 Jul, AT 11:14

Libya witnesses its deadliest violence since the 2011 war that ousted Colonel Muammar Gaddafi

Thai Muslims release hundred of balloons after a morning prayer marking the start of the Islamic feast of Eid al-fitr

Eid al-Fitr festival marks end of Ramadan for Muslims

Briefing Mon 28 Jul, AT 11:11

A month of fasting comes to an end with prayers, food, gifts – and not a little confusion over dates

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