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Shootings and blasts kill 18 in Paris

Fri, 2015-11-13 16:58
At least 18 people have been killed in several deadly shootings in Paris, as well as explosions near the Stade de France and reports of a hostage-taking.

VIDEO: Paris attacks: 'A lot of dead people'

Fri, 2015-11-13 16:58
An eyewitness has described a shooting attack on a bar in Paris in which several people are reported to have died.

Bosnia-Herz 1-1 Republic of Ireland

Fri, 2015-11-13 16:45
The Republic of Ireland remain on course for Euro 2016 after a 1-1 draw with Bosnia-Herzegovina in the play-off first leg.

Spain 2-0 England

Fri, 2015-11-13 16:33
Mario Gaspar scores a stunning acrobatic volley as Spain beat England in their friendly encounter in Alicante.

Russian athletics provisionally banned

Fri, 2015-11-13 16:27
Russia's athletics federation is provisionally suspended from international competition for alleged involvement in doping.

Cameron plays safe as Modi tackles tricky issues

Fri, 2015-11-13 16:25
David Cameron opts for a fairly predictable speech at Wembley, while Indian PM Narendra Modi tackles trickier subjects, writes Justin Rowlatt.

US Supreme Court to hear abortion case

Fri, 2015-11-13 16:15
The US Supreme Court has said it will hear arguments in a case challenging a controversial Texas abortion law, revisiting abortion after 20 years.

US personal finance lenders combine

Fri, 2015-11-13 16:06
The second largest provider of personal instalment loans in the US is to buy its biggest competitor.

Migrant crisis: No EU-Africa grand bargain

Fri, 2015-11-13 14:59
This week's EU-Africa summit failed to bridge serious differences over migrants, writes BBC Europe editor Katya Adler.

BBC African shortlist list to named

Fri, 2015-11-13 14:54
The shortlist for the BBC's 2015 African Footballer of the Year will be revealed on Saturday, when you can start voting.

VIDEO: 'I was glad to hear Jihadi John is dead'

Fri, 2015-11-13 14:51
Families of some of the victims of Mohammed Emwazi, the Islamic State killer known as 'Jihadi John', have given their reaction to his killing.

Rubio and Cruz continue immigration tussle

Fri, 2015-11-13 14:27
Marco Rubio of Florida and Ted Cruz of Texas are both US senators, they're both the children of Cuban immigrants, they're both running for president, and they are both surging in the polls thanks to strong performances in Republican candidate debates.

Mormons to quit church over gay rules

Fri, 2015-11-13 14:22
A group of Mormons plan a "mass resignation" after leaders changed church policies regarding gay people.

Why SA students want to be taught in English

Fri, 2015-11-13 14:12
Stellencbosch University's plan to drop Afrikaans as the language of instruction and teach in English has been warmly received across South Africa, writes the BBC's Milton Nkosi.

Drink driving mother busted by her son

Fri, 2015-11-13 14:02
A nine-year-old Canadian boy phoned emergency services to report his mother drinking and driving while he was in the car, police say.

Hales ton helps England level series

Fri, 2015-11-13 13:47
Alex Hales strikes his maiden ODI century to lead England to a 95-run win over Pakistan in the second ODI at Abu Dhabi.

VIDEO: Modi: 'Good evening Wembley'

Fri, 2015-11-13 13:42
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has addressed a crowd of about 60,000 people at Wembley Stadium.

Russia will 'co-operate in any way'

Fri, 2015-11-13 13:22
Russian athletics is prepared to co-operate "in any way" to prove it is clean, says the country's Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko.

Belgium ice festival feels the heat

Fri, 2015-11-13 13:10
Organisers of an ice sculpture festival in Bruges, Belgium say high temperatures are causing their energy bills to soar.

Adele goes platinum after three weeks

Fri, 2015-11-13 12:56
Adele's comeback single Hello has achieved platinum sales status three weeks after it was released.