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Deadly violence in Gaza and Israel  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:36:18 GMT
Gaza and southern Israel see an upsurge in violence despite a plea by the UN secretary general for a cessation of hostilities. 
MH17 jet 'downed by shrapnel'  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:47:42 GMT
Security officials in Ukraine say the Malaysia Airlines jet downed in eastern Ukraine suffered an explosive loss of pressure caused by missile shrapnel. 
Tripoli fuel fire 'out of control'  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:12:03 GMT
A second fuel tank at Libya's biggest fuel storage facility is in flames as the government requests international assistance to contain the huge blaze. 
LA Clippers sale 'can go ahead'  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:22:00 GMT
A US judge rules that the LA Clippers basketball team can be sold, despite the objections of banned co-owner Donald Sterling. 
Russia plans $50bn Yukos appeal  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:54:12 GMT
Russia will appeal against a court decision ordering it to pay the biggest compensation package to date, amounting to $50bn (£29.5bn) in damages. 
AH5017 pilots 'asked to turn back'  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:29:31 GMT
French foreign minister reveals that the pilots of Air Algerie flight AH5017 requested to return to Burkina Faso after hitting bad weather. 
Qatar 2022 'dismay' at workers' pay  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:25:11 GMT
Organisers of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar say they are "heavily dismayed" by claims that migrants who worked on their offices are still waiting to be paid. 
Ferry students 'floated from cabins'  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:19:55 GMT
Students who survived South Korea's ferry disaster describe how they floated out of flooded cabins, as the trial of the crew continues. 
Nigerian state bans cars during Eid  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:42:28 GMT
Vehicles in Nigeria's north-eastern Borno state are banned for three days during Eid festivities because of fears of a Boko Haram attack. 
Liberia shuts borders to curb Ebola  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:40:50 GMT
Most border crossings in Liberia are closed and communities hit by an Ebola outbreak face quarantine to stop the virus spreading. 
Beauty spots still at fracking 'risk'  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:15:09 GMT
Government guidance that fracking licences can only be issued for beauty spots in "exceptional circumstances" receives a mixed response from campaigners. 
VIDEO: Dog friendly buses in Hong Kong  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:58:10 GMT
A new bus service has been launched in Hong Kong for pet lovers. 
VIDEO: One-minute World News  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:43:03 GMT
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VIDEO: Quick-thinking mother saves baby  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 07:33:56 GMT
A woman and her baby had a lucky escape, when they narrowly avoided being involved in a car accident in San Francisco. 
VIDEO: Syria's ancient heritage under fire  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 07:48:36 GMT
UNESCO has established an observatory in Lebanon aimed at preventing Syria's artefacts being smuggled into neighbouring countries. 
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