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Iraq dam 'recaptured' from IS rebels

Mon, 2014-08-18 05:33
Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and Iraqi troops have retaken Mosul dam from Islamic State (IS) militants who seized it two weeks ago, Iraqi officials say.

Anti-fracking protest sparks chaos

Mon, 2014-08-18 05:20
Anti-fracking protesters cause traffic chaos for commuters in Swansea by stopping the construction of a new university building.

India fined after England defeat

Mon, 2014-08-18 05:18
India are punished for a slow over-rate during their innings defeat by England in fifth Test at The Oval.

Monarch airlines may cut 1,000 jobs

Mon, 2014-08-18 05:11
Monarch Airlines may cut as many as 1,000 jobs as part of a major strategic review that aims to cuts costs and may lead to the end of long haul flights.

Assange 'to leave' Ecuador embassy

Mon, 2014-08-18 04:54
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange says he plans to leave Ecuador embassy in London "soon" after two years of refuge

Woman denied abortion 'was raped'

Mon, 2014-08-18 04:51
The "suicidal" woman who gave birth by caesarean section after being refused an abortion in the Republic of Ireland was reportedly a victim of rape.

Paris raid on Saudi prince's convoy

Mon, 2014-08-18 04:42
Heavily armed men in northern Paris attack a convoy of cars belonging to a Saudi prince, stealing 250,000 euros (£200,000; $330,000), police say.

Turtles continue US box office reign

Mon, 2014-08-18 04:38
The live action revival of the 1980s cartoon reptiles tops the North American box office for a second consecutive week.

National Guard called to Ferguson

Mon, 2014-08-18 04:25
The US state of Missouri is deploying the National Guard to Ferguson as protests escalate over the police shooting of an unarmed black teenager.

VIDEO: The 'house of hacking horrors'

Mon, 2014-08-18 03:52
A suburban house has been transformed to help specialists find security flaws in smart devices and stop hackers taking control.

China says Mercedes fixed prices

Mon, 2014-08-18 03:27
Carmaker Mercedes-Benz is found guilty of manipulating the price of spare parts following an investigation by the authorities in China.

Many dead in Nepal and India floods

Mon, 2014-08-18 02:47
At least 160 people are reported to have been killed in floods and landslides following days of torrential rain in Nepal and northern India.

Pope urges Korean reconciliation

Mon, 2014-08-18 01:57
The Pope has called for reconciliation on the Korean peninsula, as the US and South Korea begin major military exercises.

Watching India crumble against England

Mon, 2014-08-18 01:45
The torture of watching India crumble against England

VIDEO: Singapore's 'orchid kaleidoscope'

Mon, 2014-08-18 00:49
Ali Moore reports from the Singapore Garden Festival, where designers, horticulturists and thousands of orchids have created new ideas for Asia's gardens.

Obama justifies strikes on Iraq dam

Mon, 2014-08-18 00:26
US air strikes to support Iraqi forces' efforts to retake Mosul dam are aimed at protecting US interests in Iraq, says President Obama.

Pakistan lesbians' lives on the line

Mon, 2014-08-18 00:19
Lesbian couple find their lives on the line

Thailand's economy avoids recession

Sun, 2014-08-17 23:21
Thailand's economy grows 0.9% in the second quarter to avoid a technical recession after months of political turmoil affected business.

Second night of curfew in Ferguson

Sun, 2014-08-17 22:46
US authorities impose a curfew for a second night in Ferguson, where protests continue over police shooting of a black teenager.

Protecting fair skin with China's 'face-kini'

Sun, 2014-08-17 22:45
From China's beaches to global high fashion?

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