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UK teams rush to quake carnage zone
The body of a victim is recovered from the debris of a building that collapsed after the quake in Kathmandu (AP)

UK teams rush to quake carnage zone

Rescue operations and aid efforts will continue in Nepal today as the country assesses the scale of the death and destruction inflicted by a powerful earthquake.

World news

Major aftershock shakes Kathmandu

Major aftershock shakes Kathmandu

A powerful, magnitude 6.7 aftershock has shaken the Kathmandu area of Nepal, a day after the massive earthquake devastated the region, sending people yelling and running for open ground.

Sport news

England wrap up nine-wicket win

England wrap up nine-wicket win

England wrapped up a nine-wicket victory over the West Indies after a magical morning from James Anderson and a ruthless chase from Alastair Cook and Gary Ballance secured the second Test.

Business news

Business names back 'green economy'

Business names back 'green...

Twenty business figures, including prominent members of the renewable energy sector, ha ve signed a letter backing the Liberal Democrat vision of a "green economy" as the party launches its environment manifesto.

Technology news

Customers try first Apple Watches

Customers try first Apple Watches

The Apple Watch is reaching the wrists of customers for the first time today and the smartwatch's own bespoke App Store has also been launched.

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Jenner transgender move praised

Jenner transgender move praised

Kardashians' reality TV star Bruce Jenner has been praised for his "bravery" in revealing that he is transgender.

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