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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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Civilian killed in Donetsk shelling
October 22 2014 at 12:18

One person was killed and five others were injured in another round of shelling in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region.

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War of words strains France’s ruling party
October 22 2014 at 12:17

Embattled French leader Francois Hollande faced a fresh crisis as a bitter war of words erupted within the ruling party.

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Nepal calls off mountain search
October 22 2014 at 11:45

Nepal has abandoned the search for survivors of a Himalayan snowstorm that claimed 43 lives.

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Iconic newspaperman Bradlee dies
October 22 2014 at 11:45

Former Washington Post boss Ben Bradlee was known for his salty language as much as his journalistic skill.

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Malaysian envoy set to face sex charge
October 22 2014 at 11:45

A Malaysian envoy who invoked diplomatic immunity to escape a sex charge in New Zealand is expected to face justice in Wellington after all.

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North Korea frees American Fowle
October 22 2014 at 11:24

Jeffrey Fowle - one of three Americans detained by North Korea - is being flown home after his unexpected release by Pyongyang.

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‘Sweetie’ snares sex predator
October 22 2014 at 11:24

A global sting to trap paedophiles using a virtual 10-year-old girl has netted an Australian man.

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US Marine transferred to Philippine base
October 22 2014 at 11:04

A US Marine suspected of the murder of a transgender Filipino has been flown to Camp Aguinaldo in Manila.

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Malala awarded the Liberty Medal
October 22 2014 at 10:50

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai plans to donate her newest cash prize to charity.

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Sweden continues hunt for undersea intruder
October 22 2014 at 10:49

Sweden’s military says there have been two new sightings which could be evidence of suspected “foreign underwater activity”.

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