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Delhi fog leads to travel chaos  Mon, 22 Dec 2014 05:09:48 GMT
A dense fog envelops the Indian capital, Delhi, and northern parts of the country, causing travel chaos. 
Russians 'will not cave in' to West  Sat, 20 Dec 2014 13:22:59 GMT
Russia says it will not "cave in" to pressure, following a fresh set of US, EU and Canada sanctions over the conflict in Ukraine. 
Cuba 'will stay on' communist path  Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:23:11 GMT
Cuban President Raul Castro hails a recent move to normalise relations with the US but stresses that Havana will not change its political system. 
Kurds 'take' part of Sinjar from IS  Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:56:02 GMT
Kurdish authorities say their forces have taken control of a "large area" of the town of Sinjar, which was captured by Islamic State in August. 
Afghan Guantanamo inmates freed  Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:46:45 GMT
Four Afghan detainees at the US prison in Guantanamo Bay in Cuba have been sent back to their home country, the Pentagon says. 
Survivors urge abuse inquiry overhaul  Mon, 22 Dec 2014 04:16:27 GMT
Dozens of child abuse survivors urge the government to scrap an inquiry into historical abuse and replace it with a more powerful body. 
Man shot dead while sitting in car  Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:41:32 GMT
A man is killed and another is injured when a gunman opens fire at their stationary car in Sheffield city centre. 
Street light cuts attacked by Labour  Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:44:56 GMT
Street lights are being switched off or dimmed to save money in three quarters of England's council areas, according to Labour Party research. 
Job creation likely in 2015 says CBI  Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:56:52 GMT
Half of UK firms plan to expand their workforce next year, with more permanent jobs being created than temporary ones, the CBI business lobby group says. 
Week in pictures: 13-19 December 2014  Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:42:43 GMT
News photo from around the world 
Picture power: Doused with milk  Fri, 19 Dec 2014 01:12:51 GMT
Treated for the effects of pepper spray 
Day in pictures: 18 December 2014  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:31:09 GMT
Images from around the world: 18 December 
In pictures: US-Cuban relations  Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:53:41 GMT
Story of Cuba's relationship with the US 
Picture power: Under the dress  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:55:37 GMT
Actress America Ferrera red-faced 
In pictures: Pakistan school attack aftermath  Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:20:29 GMT
Families have begun burying their dead