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England v Pakistan: Hosts win second Test by 330 runs to level four-match series

Mon, 2016-07-25 13:44
England thrash Pakistan by 330 runs in the second Test at Old Trafford to level the four-match series at 1-1.

California wildfire: 10,000 homes evacuated from path of Sand Fire

Mon, 2016-07-25 13:26
A wildfire raging north-west of Los Angeles forces the evacuation of some 10,000 homes.

Rio 2016: Yuliya Stepanova challenges IOC ruling on doping ban

Mon, 2016-07-25 13:24
Doping whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova questions an IOC ruling to ban her from the Rio Olympics.

Frank Gardner: What drives individuals to mass killing?

Mon, 2016-07-25 13:03
Counter-terror police are struggling to define a spate of recent attacks. Is there a common thread that can help prevent them in future, asks the BBC's Frank Gardner.

Marni Nixon dies at the age of 86

Mon, 2016-07-25 12:24
Watch an archive interview with Marni Nixon, who was known as Hollywood's invisible voice, after it was announced she has died aged 86.

Rio 2016: Fina declares seven Russian swimmers ineligible for Olympics

Mon, 2016-07-25 11:49
Fina says seven Russian swimmers will be ineligible for the Rio Olympic Games following last week's McLaren Report.

Nigeria pastor arrested for chaining up son for 'stealing'

Mon, 2016-07-25 11:38
Nigerian police arrest a church pastor, accused of keeping his nine-year-old son chained up for more than a month as a punishment for stealing.

Ansbach eyewitness: 'I was screaming my sister's name'

Mon, 2016-07-25 11:38
An eyewitness describes the panic after a failed Syrian asylum seeker blew himself up in the German town of Ansbach.

Madagascar house fire kills 38

Mon, 2016-07-25 11:28
A blaze rips through a thatched home during a party in central Madagascar, killing 38 people, including 16 children.

Marni Nixon: Hollywood's 'invisible voice' dies aged 86

Mon, 2016-07-25 10:16
Marni Nixon, who sang Audrey Hepburn's parts in My Fair Lady, has died at the age of 86.

US election: Bernie Sanders to urge Democratic Party unity

Mon, 2016-07-25 10:09
Bernie Sanders is set to urge his supporters to rally behind Hillary Clinton when he speaks at the Democratic Party convention in Philadelphia.

Ansbach explosion: Bomber pledged allegiance to IS

Mon, 2016-07-25 10:01
Video showing the Syrian man who blew himself up in Ansbach, Germany, pledging allegiance to IS has been found on his phone, officials say.

Germany attacks: What is going on?

Mon, 2016-07-25 10:01
What is going on in Germany and do the recent attacks herald a new era of insecurity?

Tour heroes

Mon, 2016-07-25 09:40
Several British cyclists excelled in this year's Tour de France, not just Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish. Here are three of them.

'We must fight hate with love'

Mon, 2016-07-25 09:35
Faith groups in its capital Munich say they want to to heal divisions that have appeared since Bavaria was rocked by a serious of violent acts.

Chinese Gen Guo Boxiong sentenced to life for corruption

Mon, 2016-07-25 08:17
A retired high-ranking army officer in China is sentenced to life in jail by a military court for taking bribes, state media report.

Braving the flames of raging US wildfires in California

Mon, 2016-07-25 07:49
Fire crews in California are struggling to contain a wildfire that has destroyed 18 homes and threatens hundreds of others in mountains north of Los Angeles.

Moscow plans Pokemon Go-style app to 'catch' historic figures

Mon, 2016-07-25 07:48
Moscovites will soon be able to "catch" Russia's historic personalities and take a selfie with them using an app like Pokemon Go, authorities say.

Jonathan Head: What's the point of Asean?

Mon, 2016-07-25 07:43
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is so crippled by consensus requirements that it rarely makes decisions. So what's the point, asks the BBC's Jonathan Head.

Higher ground

Mon, 2016-07-25 07:34
Pictures of wild elephants fleeing a flood-hit national park in the Indian state of Assam.

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