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UK crews help quake rescue mission
Volunteers from British charity Search and Rescue Assistance in Disasters (SARAID) check their equipment at Heathrow airport

UK crews help quake rescue mission

Humanitarian volunteers and emergency service crews from the UK have begun a search and rescue mission in Nepal, following the earthquake which left more than 3,500 dead and thousands of others injured.

World news

Quake aid needed in Nepal capital

Quake aid needed in Nepal capital

Nepal's earthquake-hit capital is short on shelter, fuel, food, medicine and power as its people searched for lost loved ones, sorted through rubble for their belongings and struggled to provide for their families' needs.

Sport news

Mourinho: Goals are not boring

Mourinho: Goals are not boring

Jose Mourinho joked about a future brand of football devoid of goals after his Premier League champions-elect Chelsea were labelled "boring".

Business news

Slow orders hinder factory output

Slow orders hinder factory output

Factory output slowed to its weakest level in more than two years in the three months to April, held back by sluggish export orders, figures showed today.

Technology news

Experts make music out of tweets

Experts make music out of tweets

Tweets have been turned into beats by tech experts who claim to have translated emotions expressed on social media into musical notes.

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