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Lewis Hamilton is in convincing form during Malaysian Grand Prix practice, as Renault's Kevin Magnussen suffers a bizarre pit fire.
Italian police have recovered two famous Van Gogh paintings stolen from an Amsterdam museum in 2002, officials say.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says he would be open to managing England in the future but his current focus is with the Gunners.
After troubled Deutsche Bank's shares hit another record low, the chief executive sends staff an email saying the bank's finances are strong.
France is carrying out operations against so-called Islamic State in Iraq from the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle, reports say.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte compares his anti-drug campaign to the Holocaust, saying he would be happy to kill as many drug addicts as Hitler did Jews.
Thai health officials confirm two cases of microcephaly, a severe birth defect in babies linked to the Zika virus, the first in South East Asia.
India's 'strikes' in Kashmir was limited in scope, firepower and duration, and is not likely to escalate into a full-blown conflict, argues analyst Sumit Ganguly.
A New Zealand toddler wins NZ$1m ($726,600; £560,700) in Bonus Bonds prize money, making him the youngest ever winner of the investment lottery.
Deutsche Bank is under the most pressure a major lender has faced since the financial crisis, but many trace its woes back beyond the banking crash.
The low-tech solution helping to preserve an ice grotto in Switzerland's Rhone Glacier.
Indian villagers living close to the border with Pakistan are fleeing, one day after India said it launched strikes targeting militants in Kashmir.
The US announces plans to build a military air base in Niger that will be capable of deploying drones, as part of anti-Islamist efforts.
China's recent obsession with glass tourist attractions goes round the U-bend with the opening of see-through treetop toilets.
World leaders including Barack Obama and Palestine's Mahmoud Abbas are in Israel for the funeral of Shimon Peres, one of the country's founding fathers.
Columnist Farai Sevenzo considers why the authorities in Zimbabwe are making efforts to protect the country's flag - and from what it needs protecting.
The story behind the suicide of two teenage girls in France opens an intense debate about how teenagers treat each other and how they are looked after at school.
The Shires made history when they became the first British country band to score a top 10 album - but can they repeat that success on the other side of the Atlantic with their new record, My Universe?
As Barack Obama's time at the White House draws to an end, film-makers are turning their attention to his early life.
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