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UK and US leaders in anti-terror vow

Wed, 2015-01-14 21:30
David Cameron and Barack Obama promise to defeat the "distorted ideology" of terrorism ahead of talks between the two leaders in Washington.

On board with air crews fighting Islamic State

Wed, 2015-01-14 20:32
During four days on board the US carrier taking part in the fight against Islamic State, progress appears to be slow and steady.

Attacks carry special resonance in France

Wed, 2015-01-14 20:27
Many see the Paris attacks as a direct assault of all that is meant by the French Republic, says Mark Mardell.

Protest grips Australia asylum camp

Wed, 2015-01-14 20:25
Hundreds of asylum seekers at the Australian-run Manus Island centre in Papua New Guinea are on hunger strike in protest over their conditions, rights groups say.

VIDEO: Why did teenage hugs touch off a debate in Malaysia?

Wed, 2015-01-14 20:22
How Malaysian girls hugging pop stars caused a stir

Blackberry shares soar on report

Wed, 2015-01-14 20:21
Troubled smartphone maker Blackberry sees its shares rise 30% on a report that Samsung had offered to buy it.

VIDEO: El Capitan free-climbers reach the top

Wed, 2015-01-14 20:09
Two US climbers - who spent more than two weeks scaling the sheer face of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park - have finally reached the summit of the 3,000ft (914m) rock.

Football 'spot-fixing' case dropped

Wed, 2015-01-14 19:50
The case against 13 footballers investigated over alleged spot-fixing in matches is dropped due to "insufficient evidence".

West makes beeline for Bulgaria

Wed, 2015-01-14 19:49
West pushes for influence on Europe's frontier

Why Indian author Perumal Murugan has quit writing

Wed, 2015-01-14 19:45
The Indian author silenced by caste protests

The rubber glove rebellion

Wed, 2015-01-14 19:31
The women giving vim to Greece's anti-austerity movement

NFL player charged with rape

Wed, 2015-01-14 19:24
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Josh McNary, 26, faces charges of rape and battery resulting in bodily injury, prosecutors say.

BP to announce North Sea job cuts

Wed, 2015-01-14 19:23
Staff in BP's North Sea operation, which employs 4,000 people, are expected to be briefed later about significant job cuts, amid falling oil prices.

NBA eyes global basketball bounce

Wed, 2015-01-14 19:07
NBA boss looks for basketball global bounce

Firms failing minimum wage pay named

Wed, 2015-01-14 19:02
Retail giant H&M and service station operator Welcome Break are among 37 firms "named and shamed" for failing to pay the minimum wage.

Woman treated for suspected Ebola

Wed, 2015-01-14 18:48
A woman suspected of having Ebola is being treated at a Northamptonshire hospital, it is confirmed.

Mayweather & Pacquiao fight closer

Wed, 2015-01-14 18:22
Talks over a long-awaited fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have moved "in a positive direction", agent says.

Hollande hails 'reborn' magazine

Wed, 2015-01-14 18:21
French President Francois Hollande insists satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo will grow stronger after the new edition sold out in hours.

US House votes to block migrant plan

Wed, 2015-01-14 18:08
The Republican-controlled House of Representatives votes to torpedo President Obama's immigration plan aimed at shielding four million undocumented people from deportation.

Tottenham Hotspur 4-2 Burnley

Wed, 2015-01-14 17:58
Tottenham Hotspur fight back from 2-0 down to beat Burnley and reach the FA Cup fourth round.

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