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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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‘I didn’t know my lover was a spy’
October 24 2014 at 11:35

British police reportedly have to compensate a woman who had a child with a man she didn’t know was an undercover agent.

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Kerry marks Diwali in Washington
October 24 2014 at 11:18

US Secretary of State John Kerry marked the Hindu festival of lights by urging all to embrace its spirit of optimism and hope.

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Fresh-faced ‘conman’ baffles Spain
October 24 2014 at 11:18

Police have arrested a young man who embarrassed Spain by posing as a bigwig and even shaking hands with the king.

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Ottawa gunman had a criminal record
October 24 2014 at 10:49

The gunman in this week’s attack on Canada's capital had applied for a passport and planned to travel to Syria.

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Woman dies during cosmetic surgery
October 24 2014 at 10:41

A British woman has died under anaesthesia during a corrective cosmetic procedure at a Bangkok clinic.

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HK protesters to vote on government proposals
October 24 2014 at 10:40

Hong Kong’s student leaders have announced an electronic poll of protesters on reform proposals tabled by senior government officials.

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More than 1 700 bombs dropped in war on IS
October 24 2014 at 10:39

US and allied aircraft have flown nearly 6 600 sorties in the air war against the Islamic State group.

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Ebola: Japanese firm donates masks for medics
October 24 2014 at 10:25

A little-known Japanese company has donated 10 000 specialised face masks to several Ebola-hit African nations.

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Missing students: Mexican governor goes
October 24 2014 at 10:24

The governor of Mexico’s Guerrero state has stepped down after the disappearance of 43 students.

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Rousseff gaining momentum - survey
October 24 2014 at 10:07

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s aggressive campaign against opposition candidate Aecio Neves has succeeded in bolstering her support base.

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