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Kerry in Kabul amid Afghan poll row

Thu, 2014-07-10 17:47
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Afghanistan to help resolve tensions over the country's hotly disputed presidential elections.

Industrial fire breaks out in city

Thu, 2014-07-10 17:45
Firefighters are called to a large fire to the west of Glasgow, which is thought to have broken out close to a bus depot.

VIDEO: Militants flee North Waziristan assault

Thu, 2014-07-10 17:42
Pakistan's military says its anti-militant offensive in a north-western tribal area has now taken control of 80% of the strategic town of Miranshah.

Second smash and grab at Dorchester

Thu, 2014-07-10 16:52
The Dorchester Hotel is raided by a gang on mopeds in the second smash and grab in a month.

No charges in US Capitol chase death

Thu, 2014-07-10 16:50
Police officers who fatally shot an unarmed woman after she led them on a car chase through Washington DC will not face criminal charges.

Head of Fifa partner 'flees arrest'

Thu, 2014-07-10 16:50
Ray Whelan, head of Fifa partner Match Hospitality, has fled to escape arrest in Brazil over alleged illegal ticket sales, Rio police say.

Egyptian statue sells for £16m

Thu, 2014-07-10 15:43
A 4,000-year-old Egyptian statue is sold for nearly £16m at Christie's of London, amid calls from the country's ambassador for it to be handed back to Egypt.

New combat jet's UK debut cancelled

Thu, 2014-07-10 15:36
The F-35 combat jet, due to be used on Britain's new aircraft carriers, will not appear at the Royal International Air Tattoo on Friday.

HIV re-emerges in 'cured' US girl

Thu, 2014-07-10 15:34
A child born in the US with HIV and believed cured after very early treatment has now been found to still harbour the virus, doctors say.

Despite humiliation by Germany, Brazilians unlikely to back Argentina

Thu, 2014-07-10 15:17
Why many Brazilians will be backing Germany on Sunday

Violinist died after court advice

Thu, 2014-07-10 15:17
A violinist took a fatal overdose after learning the jury in her abuser's trial had been instructed by the judge to find not guilty verdicts for several charges.

Italy church parade sparks mafia row

Thu, 2014-07-10 14:57
A Catholic bishop in southern Italy suspends all church processions after a parade took a detour to salute a mafia boss who was under house arrest.

VIDEO: Why Garth's Irish comeback was axed

Thu, 2014-07-10 14:50
Garth Brooks has criticised the handling of his five concerts in Dublin after they were cancelled earlier this week.

US sues Amazon over app spending

Thu, 2014-07-10 14:27
The US Federal Trade Commission sues Amazon, alleging it allowed millions of dollars of unauthorised purchases by children in its mobile app store.

VIDEO: Mexican mayor 'marries' crocodile

Thu, 2014-07-10 14:21
The mayor of a Mexican fishing village has "married" a crocodile. The wedding is part of a long tradition, which locals believe brings them prosperity.

Ukraine separatists target airport

Thu, 2014-07-10 14:07
Ukrainian government forces clash with pro-Russian separatists near Donetsk airport as the rebels vow to prevent a blockade of the eastern city.

Bergdahl 'captivity photo' surfaces

Thu, 2014-07-10 13:56
A photo of Sgt Bowe Bergdahl posing with one of his captors has been dismissed as "propaganda" by the US.

Yo app warns of missile strikes

Thu, 2014-07-10 13:55
A missile notification app called Red Alert is using unlikely hit app Yo to alert Israeli citizens of incoming missile strikes.

VIDEO: 'Lose my life, my leg or my hand?'

Thu, 2014-07-10 13:48
Millions of men, women and children are made to work against their will for little or no pay.

Cook fails as India make England toil

Thu, 2014-07-10 13:47
England captain Alastair Cook's batting struggles continue as India take control of the first Test at Trent Bridge.