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Abdeslam cleared for France extradition

A court in Brussels has decided to allow the extradition to France of Salah Abdeslam, a suspect in last November's Paris attacks. Abdeslam, who was arrested ... Full story

Diyarbakir: Bomb blast hits south-eastern Turkish city

A bomb detonated near a bus shelter has rocked the Kurdish-dominated south-eastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir, security sources say. At least seven people were injured in ... Full story

Kolkata flyover collapses, killing at least one

At least one person has been killed and several others injured after a flyover collapsed in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata (Calcutta), officials say. Many ... Full story

IS second-in-command 'killed in US raid in Syria'

The second-in-command of so-called Islamic State (IS) has been killed in a US operation in Syria, US media report. Defence officials told NBC News that Abdul ... Full story

Karadzic jailed for Bosnian Srebrenica genocide

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic has been convicted of genocide and war crimes over the 1992-95 war, and sentenced to 40 years in jail. UN ... Full story

Netherlands great Johan Cruyff dies of cancer aged 68

Netherlands footballing great Johan Cruyff has died of cancer aged 68, his official website has announced. Cruyff, who made his name as a forward with Ajax ... Full story

Abdeslam 'will not fight extradition'

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam changes mind and will not fight extradition from Belgium, his lawyer says ... Full story

BREAKING NEWS: Three American Mormon missionaries seriously injured in Brussels attacks

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints confirmed three U.S. citizens had been caught up in the blast Were named as Richard Norby, 66, Joseph ... Full story

Oscar Pistorius denied leave to appeal for Steenkamp murder

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been denied leave to appeal against his conviction for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The Constitutional Court has made the ... Full story

Gianni Infantino elected new FIFA president

anni Infantino has been elected as the new FIFA president. The Swiss-born administrator had been UEFA general secretary since 2009, though will now take up ... Full story

'Limited role' for natural gas in UK future energy mix

The use of natural gas for electricity generation in the UK may have to decline significantly over the next 30 years, according to a new ... Full story

London's Crossrail to be called the Elizabeth Line

Crossrail, the new railway which will run beneath London, is to be named the Elizabeth Line in honour of the Queen, Boris Johnson has announced. London's ... Full story

Junior doctors set to hold more strikes

Junior doctors are to take part in three more strikes and launch a judicial review as part of their fight against the government's decision to ... Full story

Swedish doctor given 10 years for bunker kidnapping

An undated handout picture provided by the Swedish Police on 18 January 2015 shows rubber masks worn by Martin TrenneborgImage copyrightSwedish police Image caption Photo released by ... Full story

Didcot Power Station 'explosion' reported

Emergency services are investigating reports of an explosion at Didcot Power Station in Oxfordshire. Thames Valley Police confirmed officers are at the scene along with other ... Full story

Harper Lee dead at age of 89: 'To Kill a Mockingbird Author' passes away

Nelle Harper Lee, who won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1961 for her book, "To Kill a Mockingbird," has died at the age of ... Full story

Explosion strikes Turkey's capital; casualties reported

Five people were killed and 10 others were injured in Wednesday's explosion in Ankara, the Turkish capital, Ankara Gov. Mehmet Kiliclar said, according to Turkey's ... Full story

Donald Trump defends torture: 'Nothing should be taken off the table

Donald Trump stood by his support for what he called "enhanced interrogation techniques" Monday, writing that he's willing to do "whatever it takes to protect ... Full story

Syria: How one strip of land could change everything

The dusty roads of Azaz, just off the Turkish Syrian border, used to be the sort of place you whizzed through on the way to ... Full story

Ex-U.N. chief Boutros Boutros-Ghali dies

Former United Nations Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali, who served a turbulent five-year term ending in 1996, died Tuesday in his native Cairo. The Security Council observed a ... Full story

Here's why Trump resonates with South Carolina's evangelical voters

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Fresh off a monthlong missionary trip teaching at a Bible college in the Philippines, David Thomas drove to Clemson last week to ... Full story

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Mum accused of murdering her three children after driving into Wyndham Vale lake faces court

Akon Guode, 36, is charged with killing her three children near MelbourneMother of seven allegedly drove car into a Wyndham Vale lake in April ...

One in five business leaders considering moving jobs out of Britain after Brexit

A survey was taken of 1000 directors in the wake of last week's referendumA third say recruitment will continue as normal after the leave voteBut ...

Five-year-old girl guides her blind father to work with a stick in the Philippines

Jenny, 5, guides her blind father to work everyday in the Philippines Her father, Nelson Pepe, works on a coconut farm in Southern LeyteA video of Jenny ...

Spain holds a second election after six months with no ruling party

Spain held general election after no government was formed in DecemberPolitical deadlock looks likely to continue no party won overall majorityParties must form a coalition ...

Brexit will make Britain great again, insists Trump as he forecasts break-up of the EU and warns that Europe will be 'unrecognisable' without migration curbs 

Donald Trump discussed Brexit vote during visit to his Scottish golf courseHe said he thought it would lead to the break up of the European ...

Labour exodus continues as three MORE shadow ministers quit in protest at Corbyn's leadership - bringing total to 14 as deputy leader 'is set to tell him to resign'

Diana Johnson, Anna Turley and Toby Perkins all quit frontbench today Total number of resignations now at 14 in protest at Corbyn's leadershipCorbyn's allies insist he is ...

New Zealand child Moko Rangitoheriri's killers, Tania Shailer and David William Haerewa jailed for 17 years each 

Tania Shailer, 26, and David William Haerewa, 43 sentenced to 17 years' jailThey had pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Moko Rangitoheriri, three He died after ...

George Osborne makes first statement to answer critics after Brexit vote

George Osborne sets out how Government will move forward after Brexit Chancellor won't quit but stands by his claims Brexit would cause chaosHe said: 'We ...

Bhumi Patel a medical student from Tulane is shot in Haiti during an armed robbery

Bhumi Patel has finished her first year of medical school and is part of a program at the School of Public Health and Tropical MedicineShe traveled ...

Tony Windsor says Barnaby Joyce Nationals advertisement 'infers philandering'

Tony Windsor says his wife is 'deeply upset' over Nationals attack adWindsor is in a tight race against deputy prime minister Barnaby JoyceNew ad 'infers ...