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Pakistan's Sohail 'spooked by ghost' 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:55:45 GMT 
    Pakistan all-rounder Haris Sohail is left "visibly shaken" after an apparent ghostly encounter in a New Zealand hotel.

Mr Men and Little Miss in film deal 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:00:28 GMT 
    Film rights for the Mr Men and Little Miss characters are secured by Fox Animation, the studio behind the Ice Age and Rio franchises.

Apple earnings beat expectations 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:58:20 GMT 
    Apple reports first quarter earnings of $18bn and record iPhone sales of 74.5 million, beating investor expectations.

Yahoo to spin-off Alibaba stake 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:44:13 GMT 
    Yahoo has announced a plan to spin-off its 15% stake in China's Alibaba Group and hand the business to its shareholders.

Web attacks 'growing' in volume 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:39:32 GMT 
    Hacktivists and angry gamers are becoming the main users of net attacks that knock sites offline by bombarding them with data, suggests a report

Police raid Amazon's Tokyo offices 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:45:01 GMT 
    Japanese police have raided Amazon's Tokyo offices as part of an investigation into alleged sales of images of child sexual abuse.

Petty given credit on Sam Smith song 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:35:28 GMT 
    Tom Petty is given a song writing credit on Sam Smith's hit Stay With Me over the similarities to his 1989 track I Won't Back Down.

Joan Rivers' daughter sues clinic 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:31:51 GMT 
    Joan Rivers' daughter files a malpractice claim against the New York clinic that treated her mother days before she died.

Best ever view of asteroid Ceres 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:44:22 GMT 
    The best image ever acquired of Ceres, the largest asteroid in the Solar System, is now in the hands of science.

England's environment 'in decline' 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:52:40 GMT 
    England's natural environment is in decline and its deterioration is harming the economy, an independent advisory group warns.

WHO vows reform after Ebola 'shocks' 
  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:01:32 GMT 
    The World Health Organization sets out plans for reform, admitting it was too slow to respond to the "horrific" Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Dementia 'link' to common drugs 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:27:30 GMT 
    A study links commonly used medicines, including over-the-counter treatments for conditions such as insomnia and hay-fever, to dementia.

Chelsea 1-0 Liverpool (agg 2-1) 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:46:02 GMT 
    Chelsea reach the 2015 Capital One Cup final after Branislav Ivanovic's header earns a 2-1 aggregate win over Liverpool.

Armstrong is a scapegoat - McQuaid 
  Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:32:15 GMT 
    Banned cyclist Lance Armstrong has been harshly treated, according to former world cycling chief Pat McQuaid.

The camera that captured readers' lives 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 01:36:10 GMT 
    Readers from around the world share their photographs, old and new, taken with Brownie cameras.
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