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Robin Williams and the link between comedy and depression

August 12, 2014 - 1:51pm
Why do many comedians struggle with depression?

Car hire prices 'unfairly vary'

August 12, 2014 - 1:27pm
Drivers are being charged different prices online for the same car rental based on where they live in Europe, the European Commission says.

Ukraine may block Russian aid convoy

August 12, 2014 - 1:09pm
Ukrainian officials set conditions for receiving Russian aid in the conflict-torn east, as a convoy of food and medicine departs from near Moscow.

Danes link listeria deaths to meat

August 12, 2014 - 1:00pm
Danish officials say they suspect that sausage contaminated with listeria bacteria has killed at least 12 people.

Man Utd target Rojo requests move

August 12, 2014 - 12:32pm
Sporting Lisbon defender Marcos Rojo hands in a transfer request and admits his desire to join Manchester United.

Scarratt confident of England success

August 12, 2014 - 12:19pm
England centre Emily Scarratt says her side "have a great chance" of winning the Women's Rugby World Cup.

VIDEO: Second night of unrest in Missouri

August 12, 2014 - 12:15pm
There has been a second night of unrest in St Louis, Missouri, following the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager killed by a police officer.

US to give South Sudan $180m in aid

August 12, 2014 - 11:45am
The US offers $180m (£107m) in aid for the growing food crisis in South Sudan, as UN envoys meet with warring factions to end the conflict there.

Autonomy exec fights back in HP row

August 12, 2014 - 11:36am
Computer giant Hewlett-Packard (HP) has been accused in a court filing of "mismanagement" in its 2011 takeover of UK software firm Autonomy.

Tobacco giant ready to sue UK

August 12, 2014 - 11:09am
Tobacco giant Phillip Morris says it is prepared to sue the UK government should it implement a law mandating plain packaging for cigarettes.

Rhinos to be evacuated in S Africa

August 12, 2014 - 11:06am
South Africa plans to evacuate hundreds of rhinos from its biggest nature park, in the latest move to combat the rise in illegal rhino hunting.

Egyptian forces 'planned massacre'

August 12, 2014 - 10:48am
Human Rights Watch says its year-long inquiry into the deaths of hundreds of protesters in Cairo in 2013 found evidence of systematic killings.

Africa's young to swell by 2050

August 12, 2014 - 10:43am
Africa's under-18 population will increase by two-thirds to reach almost a billion by 2050, a new UN report says.

Tuesday's gossip column

August 12, 2014 - 10:35am
Rojo in bid to force through Man Utd move, Liverpool want Eto'o, Galatasaray ponder move for Arsenal duo, plus more.

Libyan police chief 'assassinated'

August 12, 2014 - 10:31am
The head of police in the Libyan capital Tripoli has been assassinated by unknown gunmen, the interior ministry says.

Xbox gets Tomb Raider as exclusive

August 12, 2014 - 10:23am
Microsoft reveals Rise of the Tomb Raider will be an exclusive for its Xbox platform despite Sony's PlayStation consoles enjoying stronger sales.

US defends Kerry Myanmar hotel stay

August 12, 2014 - 10:20am
The US defends Secretary of State John Kerry's stay in a hotel owned by a man linked to Myanmar's ex-junta, saying it was not blacklisted.

Obama leads Robin Williams tributes

August 12, 2014 - 10:17am
President Obama leads tributes to actor and comedian Robin Williams, who has died in an apparent suicide.

Greek tomb is 'important discovery'

August 12, 2014 - 10:08am
Archaeologists who unearthed a burial site at Amphipolis in northern Greece have made an "exceptionally important find", PM Antonis Samaras says.

Greek tomb is 'important discovery'

August 12, 2014 - 10:08am
Archaeologists who unearthed a burial site at Amphipolis in northern Greece have made an "exceptionally important find", PM Antonis Samaras says.