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'Man decapitated' in French attack

Fri, 2015-06-26 05:39
One man decapitated and several hurt in suspected Islamist attack on factory near Lyon, French sources say.

PM 'delighted' after EU reform talks

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:53
David Cameron says he is delighted the process of "reform and renegotiation" of the UK's EU membership is under way, following a summit in Brussels.

Militants storm Somalia military base

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:46
At least 30 people are killed as al-Shabab gunmen attack a military base used by African Union peacekeepers in southern Somalia, witnesses say.

Cech agrees terms with Arsenal

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:45
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech is having a medical at Arsenal today after the two clubs agreed a fee.

Harry Potter play to open next year

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:24
JK Rowling announces the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will open in London's West End next year.

Why bankers believe Greece will do a deal with its creditors

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:20
Bankers expect the Greek government to do a deal with creditors, in the face of all present obstacles, because the consequences of failure are too dire to contemplate.

Nigeria death sentences for blasphemy

Fri, 2015-06-26 04:08
An Islamic court sentences nine people to death after finding them guilty of blasphemy in the northern Nigerian city of Kano.

Bolivia 1-3 Peru

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:56
Paolo Guerrero scores a hat-trick as Peru beat Bolivia 3-1 to reach the semi-finals of the Copa America.

Disappeared team continue body search

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:50
Investigators who have uncovered remains in a search for one of the Disappeared are "confident" that at least two bodies have been found.

Tesco's sales decline in UK slows

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:32
Tesco says UK sales fell 1.3% in the three months to the end of May as the retailer continues to try to stem the flow of customers switching to discount chains.

VIDEO: France orders Uber taxi ban

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:22
France's interior minister has ordered the closure of the Uber service, following a day of protests by taxi drivers.

Rupp '100% behind' coach Salazar

Fri, 2015-06-26 03:20
US distance runner Galen Rupp is backing his coach Alberto Salazar "100%" despite allegations he practised doping techniques.

South Africa frustration at Marikana deaths inquiry

Fri, 2015-06-26 02:49
Senior police could take the hit over the deaths of miners during a strike in South Africa in 2012, but politicians are likely to escape, writes Milton Nkosi.

India monsoon rains cause havoc

Fri, 2015-06-26 02:25
Authorities in India's Gujarat state say incessant monsoon rains have caused widespread damage to public and private properties.

VIDEO: Ethiopia opens space observatory

Fri, 2015-06-26 02:08
Ethiopia has begun operating the first space observatory in East Africa in an effort to promote astronomy.

China 'top suspect' in US cyber hack

Fri, 2015-06-26 00:14
The head of US intelligence says that China is the "leading suspect" in a huge data breach of US government personnel files.

VIDEO: Greek voices from the underground

Fri, 2015-06-26 00:00
The BBC spent an evening in Thessaloniki, tracking down three diverse voice of Greece's youth and asked them about their hopes and expectations for the talks in Brussels.

VIDEO: White Horse Village: 'Divided families'

Thu, 2015-06-25 23:41
For a decade, our China Editor Carrie Gracie has followed the fortunes of one rural community being transformed into a city.

VIDEO: Not all prices are falling in Japan

Thu, 2015-06-25 23:05
Japan has been dogged by deflation for years, but there are some costs that are rising, like the price of vegetables.

Baseball welcomes first gay player

Thu, 2015-06-25 22:56
A 23-year-old pitcher is to become baseball's first openly gay professional when he takes the mound in a small league in California.