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Many missing as S Korea ferry sinks

Several hundred people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 476 people capsized and sank off South Korea, officials say.


A Tesco supermarket logoTesco announces 6% fall in profit

UK supermarket giant Tesco announces a 6% fall in annual group trading profit to £3.3bn, the second year that profits have fallen.

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Ukrainian troops sent to reclaim locations seized by pro-Russia militia in recent days, have been seen in the centre of Kramatorsk.

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