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Korkie not among freed hostages

Kidnapped South African Pierre Korkie was not among the hostages freed by Yemeni troops, the Gift of the Givers said.

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Rigby’s murder ‘could not be prevented’

Britain's security services could not have prevented two men hacking to death British soldier Lee Rigby in broad daylight, lawmakers said.

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EPA

What hope for Iran nuclear deal?

It remains far from certain that putting yet more time on the clock will help, when after 10 rounds of talks the two sides still remain poles apart, say analyst... Read Story

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Banker fit for HK murder trial - court
November 24 2014 at 10:46

A British banker accused of killing two Indonesian women was ruled fit to stand trial after two weeks of psychiatric exams.

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D-Day for Iran nuclear deal
November 24 2014 at 10:42

Iran and six world powers looked set to miss Monday's deadline for resolving a 12-year stand-off over Tehran's nuclear ambitions.

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Israel cabinet approves ‘Jewish state’ bill
November 24 2014 at 10:41

Israel's government endorsed a draft basic law: 'Israel the national state of the Jewish people”, drawing fire from critics.

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Quake aftershocks rattle central Japan
November 24 2014 at 10:41

Dozens of villagers remained in shelters as aftershocks rattled a region in central Japan hit by a weekend earthquake.

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Britain to probe child abuse claims
November 24 2014 at 10:40

Allegations of child sex abuse by a Westminster paedophile ring represent only the “tip of the iceberg”, says Home Secretary Theresa May.

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China cesspool blast injures 15
November 24 2014 at 10:40

At least 15 people were injured and a residential building collapsed when a cesspool filled with excrement exploded in central China.

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Naked suspect assaults elderly at airport
November 24 2014 at 09:47

A naked man who fell through the ceiling of a women's bathroom at an airport was nabbed for assaulting an elderly man.

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Five terror plots foiled - UK police
November 24 2014 at 09:47

British police have foiled up to five suspected terror plots this year, the country's most senior police officer said.

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Man who ambushed cops shot dead
November 24 2014 at 09:46

A Florida man who set his house on fire and ambushed responding police officers had “anti-government” beliefs, authorities said.

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Bomb kills 45 at Afghan volleyball match
November 24 2014 at 09:45

At least 45 people are said to have been killed when a suicide bomber detonated his explosive vest in a crowd of spectators at a volleyball match.

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