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Oscar Pistorius is watched by June Steenkamp, right, the mother of Reeva Steenkamp, as he arrives for his trial at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, March 3, 2014. Pistorius is charged with murder with premeditation in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in the pre-dawn hours of Valentine's Day 2013. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, Pool)

Witness in Oscar Pistorius trial 'heard screams' on night Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead

Evidence came on the first day of Paralympian’s highly-anticipated trial in South Africa

Hague warns Russia over Ukraine

Foreign secretary William Hague
Foreign Secretary says there will be 'consequences' if Russia does not pull back over Ukraine confrontation

Celebration time as Brits fill their boots at the Oscars (GALLERY)

The makers of '12 Years a Slave' including Director Steve McQueen (right) and producer Brad Pitt (second right) with their Oscars for Best Film in the press room of the 86th Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Gravity and 12 Years A Slave the big winners

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Oscar Pistorius is watched by June Steenkamp, right, the mother of Reeva Steenkamp, as he arrives for his trial at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, March 3, 2014. Pistorius is charged with murder with premeditation in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in the pre-dawn hours of Valentine's Day 2013. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, Pool)

Witness in Oscar Pistorius trial 'heard screams' on night Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead

Evidence came on the first day of Paralympian’s highly-anticipated trial in South Africa

Foreign secretary William Hague

Hague warns Russia over Ukraine

Foreign Secretary says there will be 'consequences' if Russia does not pull back over Ukraine confrontation

The makers of '12 Years a Slave' including Director Steve McQueen (right) and producer Brad Pitt (second right) with their Oscars for Best Film in the press room of the 86th Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Celebration time as Brits fill their boots at the Oscars (GALLERY)

Gravity and 12 Years A Slave the big winners

Russia's President Vladimir Putin

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An unidentified armed man patrols a square in front of the airport in Simferopol, Ukraine. Russian military were blocking the airport in the Black Sea port of Sevastopol in Crimea near the Russian naval base while unidentified men were patrolling another airport serving the regional capital, Ukraine's new Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said on Friday

The day's news in pictures: February 28 2014

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Celebrities line up to star on UK’s first 24 Hour radio station exclusively for dogs and their owners

Hound Waves radio will run for 24 hours on March 7

Officers from City of London Police and their Spanish counterparts from the Policia Nacional raid a business property in Barcelona, Spain, to execute a warrant in a joint operation as they target a boiler room investment fraud operation.

Morning news headlines for February 28, 2014

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The day's news in pictures: February 27 2014

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West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion - Barclays Premier League

Nicolas Anelka banned for five games and fined £80,000 for 'quenelle' gesture

Independent regulatory commission found West Brom striker had not been deliberately anti-Semitic

A picture of Sir Tom Finney sits by the alter before his Funeral at St Johns Minster, Preston

Great and good of British football turn out to honour Sir Tom Finney

Preston North End legend died two weeks ago aged 91

Paul McCartney collects the Songwriters Songwriter Award during the 2014 NME Awards, at Brixton Academy, London

Sir Paul McCartney honoured at the NME Awards in London and admits he has 'No idea how I do it'

The 2014 NME Awards, at Brixtion Academy, London

Royal Bank of Scotland

Morning news headlines for February 27, 2014

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More than 9 out of 10 gas customers cannot identify deadly appliances - take this test to make sure you're not one of them

Safety warning issued as study finds majority of consumers can’t spot faulty gas appliances

Dennis the Menace on Bash Street in the West Marketgait area of Dundee. The street will be officially unveiled to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Beano characters 'The Bash Streeet Kids'.

The day's news in pictures: February 26 2014

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Michael Adebolajo (left) and Michael Adebowale, the killers of Lee Rigby

Outbursts in court as Lee Rigby's killers are sentenced

Michael Adebolajo given whole life term while Michael Adebowale jailed for life with a minimum of 45 years

Definitely Maybe by Oasis

Oasis to release original demo tape to mark 20 years since iconic debut album Definitely Maybe

Recordings of eight tracks to be issued on a limited edition cassette

Court artist sketch of Michael Adebolajo, left, and Michael Adebowale during their hearing at the Old Bailey over the killing of drummer Lee Rigby

Morning news headlines for February 26, 2014

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Team GB's Sochi 2014 medal winners at Downing Street

The day's news in pictures: February 25 2014

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North Liverpool Food Bank storage

Food banks funding move prompts row

Ministers accused of “taking food from the mouths of children”

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks arrives at the Old Bailey as the phone hacking trial continues

Rebekah Brooks 'horror' at hacking of Milly Dowler's phone

Former News of the World editor tells Old Bailey she knew nothing about tasking of phone hacker Glenn Mulcaire to access murdered schoolgirl's voicemails

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