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Mining massacre report given to Zuma 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:48:34 GMT 
    The findings of an inquiry into the killings of 34 workers at the Marikana mine in South Africa are given to President Jacob Zuma.


Myanmar drafts ceasefire with rebels 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 09:44:43 GMT 
    Myanmar's President Thein Sein witnesses the signing of a draft ceasefire deal between the government and 16 rebel groups, which the UN says is "historic".


Fatal storms hit northern Europe 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:46:23 GMT 
    Four people have been killed in gales that have battered Germany, Austria, the Netherlands and the UK.


Peru prime minister deposed in spy row 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:19:53 GMT 
    Peruvian Prime Minister Ana Jara is sacked by Congress over allegations that the country's spy agency gathered information on thousands of Peruvians.


Yemen 'on verge of total collapse' 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:15:06 GMT 
    The UN's human rights chief warns Yemen is "on the verge of total collapse", as Saudi-led coalition aircraft bombard Houthi rebels.


Boston bombing defence finishes 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:09:38 GMT 
    The defence in the Boston Marathon bombing trial rests its case against defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, charged with 30 counts related to the attack.


Bosses sign letter supporting Tories 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:33:17 GMT 
    More than 100 company leaders declare support for a Conservative-led government as Labour pledges to end "exploitative" zero hours contracts.


Care system 'gets biggest shake-up' 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:04:24 GMT 
    Major changes to the care system in England, dubbed the biggest shake-up for 60 years, are being introduced, while Scotland merges NHS and care budgets.


Scotch whisky exports fall by 7% 
  Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:56 GMT 
    A decade of strong growth in Scotch whisky exports came to an end last year as overseas sales fell, according to new figures.


Woman in fatal bus crash was officer 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:20:40 GMT 
    A woman who died after being hit by a bus in Swansea city centre was an off-duty officer, police confirm.


Election 2015 in pictures: 31 March 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:33:17 GMT 
    The first full day of campaigning


No work, no football in time of Ebola 
  Tue, 31 Mar 2015 02:44:49 GMT 
    How Ebola still affects love lives and wallets


Your pictures: Docks 
  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:44:05 GMT 
    Readers' photographs on the theme of docks.


Election 2015 in pictures: 30 March 
  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:47:45 GMT 
    Parliament is dissolved and the race for No 10 begins


Week in pictures: 21-27 March 2015 
  Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:02:40 GMT 
    A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
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