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How to succeed in South Africa

November 12, 2014 - 8:36pm
How to succeed in selling to consumers in South Africa

The business of divorce celebration

November 12, 2014 - 8:27pm
Making good money out of some very bad divorces

Syrian conflict story told by refugees

November 12, 2014 - 8:23pm
How displacement has become the story of the Syria war

No more jail for 'cannibal cop' man

November 12, 2014 - 8:01pm
A US ex-policeman who was convicted and then cleared of plotting cannibal acts is convicted of a lesser charge, but will serve no more time in prison.

Westpac chief Gail Kelly to retire

November 12, 2014 - 7:51pm
Gail Kelly, the chief executive of Westpac, has announced that she will retire in February 2015 and be succeeded by Brian Hartzer.

Wait after comet landing 'bounce'

November 12, 2014 - 7:35pm
A robot makes the first, historic landing on a comet, but its status remains uncertain after anchoring harpoons fail to fire.

Argentina 2-1 Croatia

November 12, 2014 - 7:15pm
Lionel Messi's second-half penalty gives World Cup finalists Argentina victory over Croatia at West Ham's Upton Park.

Nadella steers Microsoft to recovery

November 12, 2014 - 7:07pm
Satya Nadella steers Microsoft away from irrelevance

Shell 'warned pipeline could leak'

November 12, 2014 - 7:00pm
Oil firm Royal Dutch Shell was told a pipeline had reached the end of its life years before it spilled up to 500,000 barrels of oil in Nigeria, according to court documents seen by the BBC.

Coalition grip weakened by Pup split

November 12, 2014 - 6:59pm
The Australian Coalition government's ability to control the Senate has become more difficult after an apparent split in the Palmer United Party.

Mexico state congress attacked

November 12, 2014 - 6:52pm
Demonstrators attack the Guerrero state congress building in south-west Mexico, in new protests over the case of 43 missing students.

VIDEO: First glow-in-the-dark cycle path

November 12, 2014 - 6:45pm
Van Gogh inspires first cycle path to glow in the dark

Netherlands 2-3 Mexico

November 12, 2014 - 6:39pm
Carlos Vela scores twice in his first international since 2011 as Mexico beat Netherlands in Amsterdam.

Face to face with a man-eating tiger

November 12, 2014 - 6:25pm
The people attacked by tigers who lived to tell the tale

Russian troops enter Ukraine - Nato

November 12, 2014 - 5:23pm
Nato says it has observed columns of Russian troops and military equipment entering eastern Ukraine, an allegation denied by Russia.

Ebola outbreak deaths pass 5,000

November 12, 2014 - 5:18pm
The number of people killed by the worst outbreak of Ebola has risen to 5,160, the World Health Organization says.

Djokovic destroys Wawrinka

November 12, 2014 - 5:07pm
World number one Novak Djokovic destroys Stan Wawrinka 6-3 6-0 in another one-sided World Tour Finals match in London.

US Ebola family settles with hospital

November 12, 2014 - 4:59pm
The family of the only patient to die of Ebola in the US has received a undisclosed sum from the hospital that treated him, their lawyer has said.

Is net neutrality really 'Obamacare for the internet'?

November 12, 2014 - 4:30pm
The tweet that has net neutrality activists howling

Virgin pilot 'thrown free' in crash

November 12, 2014 - 4:22pm
The pilot who survived the Virgin Galactic spaceship crash was thrown clear as the craft broke up around him, investigators say.