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Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: Wreckage could be found within a week as search reaches 'very critical juncture', says minister

Search of narrowed 10 km (6.2 mile) area by underwater drone will be completed over coming days, Australian officials have said

The energy drink MosKa was banned for containing a heavy dose of the popular erectile dysfunction Levitra

'Natural' energy drink banned for containing erectile dysfunction drug

Possible side effects of the drug include priapism - an abnormally long lasting and persistent erection, which can cause permanent damage

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge spoke to those whose homes had been devastated in a forest fire in the Blue Mountains

Royal Tour 2014: Two men searched after allegedly harassing well-wishers waiting for Kate and William in New South Wales

The incident happened as the royal couple arrived in the Australian town of Winmalee

Barry O’Farrell resigned after failing to declare a gift of Penfolds Grange wine

Premier of New South Wales forced to resign over failure to declare gift of £1,700 bottle of vintage red wine

Barry O’Farrell was given the 1959 bottle of Penfolds Grange by a Sydney lawyer at the centre of an inquiry by the state’s anti-corruption watchdog

Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (L), Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (2-R) and son Prince George arrive for their Australian tour in Sydney, 16 April 2014.

Prince George dubbed 'the Republican slayer' in Australia

The popularity of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their child is thought to be behind a spike in support for the monarchy

Prince William and Catherine Duchess of Cambridge talk with members of the Maori welcome group at an official welcome on the grounds of Government House in Wellington

CNN reporter forced to apologise for 'insensitive' and 'racist' coverage of the royal visit to New Zealand

CNN reporter Jeanne Moos has been forced to apologise for an “insensitive” report, during which she mocked the native Maori traditions witnessed by Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton during their official visit to New Zealand (scroll down to watch the video).

The ‘Bluefin 21’ can create a 3D map of any debris found on the ocean floor

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Robotic sub deployed as search for missing plane moves under the Indian Ocean

Autonomous sub can create a three-dimensional sonar map of any debris on the ocean floor

The Solomon Islands were hit by two large earthquakes today

Solomon Islands earthquake: Tsunami warnings triggered after two powerful quakes in one day

No immediate reports of injuries or damage

Royal New Zealand Air Force personnel take part in the search to locate the missing Malaysia Airways Flight MH370 over the Indian Ocean

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Stricken plane was 'thrown around like a fighter jet in attempt to dodge radar'

Investigators now convinced that plane was 'flown very low at a very high speed' in bid to avoid radar detection, source claims

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge take part in wine tasting with with Amisfield Winery's co-owner John Darby during a visit to Queenstown, New Zealand

Royal tour: William and Kate quash rumours of second baby after Prince George gift-gate

Duke had apparently hinted that another baby was on its way ‘soon’

A Buddist devotee offers prayers for the missing Malaysian Airline plane MH370 in Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Black box has fallen silent, admits Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott

Batteries of the flight’s black boxes have most likely died, leaving a 500 square mile area to be searched by a slow moving robotic submersible

The storm, the strongest to approach the Queensland coast in three years, was classified as a tropical depression

Australia avoids worst of Cyclone Ita but more wind, rain due

Australia's northeast escaped the worst of a tropical cyclone that was expected to wreak havoc and bring dangerous storm tides after it weakened and was downgraded on Saturday.

Chloe Campbell was found missing from her home in Childers, Queensland, on Thursday morning

Chloe Campbell missing: Three-year-old girl dubbed ‘Australia’s Maddy’ found alive

Girl 'wandered home' 42 hours after disappearing from family home

An extensive police and volunteer search through Thursday and Friday has brought no sign of three-year-old Chloe Campbell

Chloe Campbell search: Mother Tammy O'Donnell makes desperate plea for return of three-year-old feared abducted

Search continues after toddler disappeared from the living room of her home on the west coast of Australia while she slept next to her sisters on Thursday

Chloe Campbell missing: Australian police in desperate search for 3-year-old amid fears of potential kidnapping

The father of missing three-year-old Chloe Campbell believes someone who knows the family took her

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Jenny Collier: 'Sexism on stand-up circuit should be extinct'

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Ben Stokes: 'Punching lockers isn't way forward'

Ben Stokes: 'Punching lockers isn't way forward'

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Mark Johnston: First £1 million jackpot spurs him on

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Ricky Gervais: 'People are waiting for me to fail'

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Mad Men returns for a final fling

The suits are still sharp, but Don Draper has lost his edge
Google finds a lift into space will never get off the ground as there is no material strong enough for a cable from Earth into orbit

Google finds a lift into space will never get off the ground

Technology giant’s scientists say there is no material strong enough for a cable from Earth into orbit