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Disabled Turkish boy denied heart transplant

A German court denied a request from the parents of a disabled Turkish boy that he be given a heart transplant.

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IS ‘among world’s richest militant groups’

The Islamic State has fast become one of the world's wealthiest terror groups, presenting a particular challenge to the US, say officials.

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Queen Elizabeth II sends first tweet

Queen Elizabeth II has sent her first tweet - and she's signed it “Elizabeth R.”

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Suspected militant ‘converted to Islam’
October 22 2014 at 09:23

The motorist who rammed two soldiers in Canada was among 90 people being tracked by police on suspicion of taking part in militant activities abroad.

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US will funnel travellers from Ebola-hit zones
October 22 2014 at 09:23

The US says travellers from three Ebola-ravaged West African countries will be required to fly into one of five major airports.

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Dead babies found in storage locker
October 22 2014 at 09:03

Canadian police are interviewing several people in connection with a gruesome discovery in Winnipeg.

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Twitter ‘source of evil’, says Saudi mufti
October 21 2014 at 19:20

Twitter is nothing more than “a source of lies” and evil, says Saudi Arabia's top Muslim cleric.

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Mentally ill Briton extradited to US
October 21 2014 at 19:20

Britain has extradited to the US a mentally ill man alleged to a London imam convicted of terrorism charges in May, say police.

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Spain nurse ‘cured of Ebola’
October 21 2014 at 19:20

A Spanish nurse who was the first person to catch Ebola outside Africa has been cured of the virus, say doctors.

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Afghan opium poppy yields ‘hits all-time high’
October 21 2014 at 19:18

A US report shows that opium poppy cultivation in Afghan grew to an all-time high in 2013 despite America spending billions to fight it.

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Trangender killing: marine snubs summons
October 21 2014 at 19:18

A US Marine accused of murdering a transgender Filipino snubbed a summons, sparking outrage by the victim's family.

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Man 'stones daughter to death'
October 21 2014 at 17:40

An elderly Syrian took part in stoning his daughter to death for alleged adultery, in a video by the Islamic State group.

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Mexico offers reward for missing students
October 21 2014 at 14:12

Mexico’s government announced a $110 000 reward for information on the whereabouts of 43 students.

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