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Al-Shabab recruiting in Kenyan towns

Thu, 2015-04-16 00:06
Somalia's Islamist al-Shabab militants are recruiting heavily in north-eastern Kenya, according to evidence gathered by the BBC.

Japan jet scrambles near record high

Wed, 2015-04-15 23:20
Japan says it is scrambling fighters at almost Cold War levels in response to foreign aircraft - mainly Russian and Chinese - approaching its airspace.

Posthumous book by French satirist

Wed, 2015-04-15 22:18
A book by Charb, the editor of French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo who was killed by Muslim militants in January, is being published posthumously.

S Korea marks Sewol ferry disaster

Wed, 2015-04-15 22:16
South Korea is marking the first anniversary of the Sewol ferry disaster, which left more than 300 people - mostly teenagers - dead.

Remains found in missing student hunt

Wed, 2015-04-15 20:55
Police investigating the disappearance of Irish student, Karen Buckley, say they have found human remains at a farm in north Glasgow.

Sleep apnoea 'linked to memory loss'

Wed, 2015-04-15 20:49
People who have difficulty breathing while asleep are more likely to develop memory problems early on, a study in the journal Neurology suggests.

Brazil's ruling party treasurer held

Wed, 2015-04-15 20:47
The treasurer of Brazil's governing Workers Party, Joao Vaccari, is arrested in connection with a massive corruption scandal at oil giant Petrobras.

Primary places revealed amid squeeze

Wed, 2015-04-15 20:45
More than half a million families are discovering which primary schools their children will attend, amid a growing places squeeze in parts of England.

'Teach children about sex abuse'

Wed, 2015-04-15 20:42
Primary school-aged children in the UK need more education on how to avoid sexual abuse, according to a leading researcher.

Does the UK remain a world power?

Wed, 2015-04-15 20:25
Is the UK still a significant power on the world stage, or a fading bit-part player, asks Jawad Iqbal.

The problem with insulting Erdogan

Wed, 2015-04-15 20:02
Politics everywhere is a rough game, but insulting the president in Turkey can come with a heavy price.

Dutch reporter who tried to solve MH17 crime

Wed, 2015-04-15 19:52
Jeroen Akkermans, correspondent with Dutch RTL News, explains why he removed evidence from the MH17 crash scene in eastern Ukraine to help the investigation.

Body-search at blaze-hit factory

Wed, 2015-04-15 19:47
Tunnels below a former cigarette factory, partly demolished after a fire, will be searched for the body of a murdered man.

VIDEO: 'Mexico's Jon Stewart' reboots the news

Wed, 2015-04-15 19:23
YouTuber Chumel Torres and his satirical take on Mexico

Russia's most daring theatre company

Wed, 2015-04-15 19:12
A fearless Russian drama company, Teatr Doc, has risen from the dead after being evicted from its premises in Moscow. How much can it get away with?

'I had to nutmeg Luiz' says Suarez

Wed, 2015-04-15 19:11
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez says he had no option but to nutmeg David Luiz twice in the 3-1 win over Paris St-Germain.

Sewol ferry disaster: Demand for answers go on

Wed, 2015-04-15 19:07
The South Korean families still demanding answers

Working for Man Utd's billionaire owners

Wed, 2015-04-15 19:04
Working for Man Utd's secretive owners

Women's sportswear sales gather pace

Wed, 2015-04-15 19:02
Why sales of women's sportswear are rising

Opposition leaders set for debate

Wed, 2015-04-15 19:00
The leaders of five of Westminster's opposition parties will appear in a live televised general election debate later.

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