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About 40 houses are buried and up to 150 people feared trapped after a landslide hit a village in western India, officials say.
Secret Cinema's screenings of Back to the Future are to begin in London on Thursday after the opening week was cancelled.
Millions of electricity customers will see an average reduction of £12 a year on their bills, according to proposals from the regulator, Ofgem.
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure says he wants to stay at the Premier League club for "as long as possible".
A court in India finds 10 people guilty for a school fire in which 94 children were burnt alive in the southern state of Tamil Nadu in 2004.
Barclays' half yearly profits fall 7% to £3.35bn, following a fall in revenue at its investment bank.
No deal is in prospect in Argentina's debt talks in New York as Wednesday night's default deadline approaches.
Australia's Jetstar apologises after an attendant on a Sydney-bound flight warned passengers to flush their drugs down the toilet before landing.
The government is to outline measures that will allow driverless cars on public roads in the UK by 2015.
The UK government will shortly outline measures to permit driverless cars to use public roads by next year.
The last two surviving leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime are to begin their second trial, this time for genocide, in Phnom Penh.
HSBC bank writes to Finsbury Park Mosque and other Muslim organisations around the UK giving them notice their accounts will be closed.
Japan's factory output falls 3.3% from May to June, the latest sign to highlight that the recent sales tax rise is affecting consumer demand.
At least 24 people have died after a stampede at a beach concert in Conakry, the capital of Guinea, with dozens reported injured.
Almost 1,000 letters of Warren Harding, the 29th US president, have been published.
A special forces base in Libya has been seized by militias, the fighters and officials say, as a blaze continues at a fuel depot in the capital Tripoli.
A burst water main causes flooding along Los Angeles' Sunset Boulevard at the University of California, Los Angeles, officials say.
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Problem drinking in middle age doubles the risk of memory loss in later life, research suggests.