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Who are the Turkmen in Syria?

Tue, 2015-11-24 09:27
An ethnic Turkmen rebel group in northern Syria says it has recovered one of the pilots of a Russian jet shot down by Turkey and was "looking for the other".

Deadly fire at Algeria camp for migrants

Tue, 2015-11-24 09:17
A fire has killed at least 18 people and injured 35 others in a camp for African migrants in Ouargla in Algeria, the emergency services say.

Australia trial for GM fruit fly

Tue, 2015-11-24 09:15
Australia will carry out trials of a genetically modified fruit fly to break the breeding cycle of this crop pest.

Lucas and Davies sign up for Doctor Who

Tue, 2015-11-24 09:12
British comedians Matt Lucas and Greg Davies are cast in the Doctor Who Christmas special, one of the highlights of the BBC's festive schedule.

Downing of Russia jet 'stab in back'

Tue, 2015-11-24 08:44
President Putin condemns the downing of a Russian warplane on the Turkish-Syrian border, saying it is a "stab in the back" by "accomplices of terrorists".

COP 21: Malawi's battle to hold on to forests

Tue, 2015-11-24 08:34
How Malawi is tackling climate change with the help of a wood-fired cookstove that generates electricity.

3D printing aids life-saving surgery

Tue, 2015-11-24 08:33
A 3D-printed model of the blood vessels inside a woman's brain has helped surgeons practise life-saving surgery.

VIDEO: Israel has right to defend itself - Kerry

Tue, 2015-11-24 08:28
The US Secretary of State has denounced as "acts of terrorism" a wave of Palestinian attacks targeting Israelis, while on a visit to Jerusalem.

VIDEO: Obama and Hollande news conference

Tue, 2015-11-24 08:18
President Obama and President Hollande speak at a news conference following talks at the White House to discuss the international response to extremism.

Dell admits computer security flaw

Tue, 2015-11-24 08:10
Dell acknowledges it unintentionally installed software on its computers that produced a security vulnerability.

British Muslims react to report about their 'sympathy' for IS

Tue, 2015-11-24 07:57
Report about attitudes towards jihadis mocked on Twitter

Four killed in attack on Sinai hotel

Tue, 2015-11-24 07:51
Two suicide bombers and a gunman attack a hotel in the city of el-Arish in Egypt's northern Sinai, killing four people, officials say.

Teenage boy dies of Ebola in Liberia

Tue, 2015-11-24 07:50
A 15-year-old boy has died of Ebola in Liberia less than three months after the country was declared free of the virus, health officials tell the BBC.

VIDEO: Malawi joins climate change fight

Tue, 2015-11-24 07:49
Malawi, where most of its citizens cannot afford to use electricity, says it will join the battle against climate change - but only with funding from richer nations.

Fifa 'seeking Platini life ban'

Tue, 2015-11-24 07:35
Fifa vice-president Michel Platini could be facing a life ban from football, according to his lawyer.

Peugeot to publish 'real world' data

Tue, 2015-11-24 07:32
French carmaker Peugeot Citroen plans to measure and publish "real world" fuel usage and pollutant emissions of its main passenger vehicles

Fifa 'seeking Platini life ban'

Tue, 2015-11-24 07:17
Fifa vice-president Michel Platini could be facing a life ban from football, according to his lawyer.

Facebook privacy judgement delayed

Tue, 2015-11-24 07:17
A judgement which ordered Facebook to remove cookies in Belgium or face fines is held up while court documents are translated.

Clarkson gets plaque at 'fracas' hotel

Tue, 2015-11-24 06:49
The scene of Jeremy Clarkson's infamous fracas with a Top Gear producer has been commemorated with a plaque at a Yorkshire Hotel.

Bezos spaceship makes second flight

Tue, 2015-11-24 06:44
The entrepreneur Jeff Bezos flies his New Shepard spaceship again, and this time proclaims a complete success.