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At least 10 killed in Egypt protests  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:53:52 GMT
At least 10 people are killed in Cairo during street protests marking the fourth anniversary of the start Egypt's 2011 uprising. 
Greeks vote in 'make-or-break' poll  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:01:12 GMT
Greeks vote in a general election, with the anti-austerity Syriza and the centre-right New Democracy parties seen as frontrunners in a tight race. 
Murray beats Dimitrov in epic  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:59:30 GMT
Andy Murray wins a gruelling late-night contest with Grigor Dimitrov to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals. 
Boko Haram attacks key Nigeria city  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:49:34 GMT
Fighters from the Islamist militant group Boko Haram launch an attack on the key city of Maiduguri in north-eastern Nigeria. 
Ukraine vows to 'calm' fighting  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:45:43 GMT
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko vows to "calm" fighting with pro-Russia rebels in east Ukraine, a day after 30 people were killed in Mariupol. 
Failed bid to raise AirAsia fuselage  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:09:00 GMT
The Indonesian official leading efforts to recover AirAsia flight QZ8501 says the fuselage appears to be too fragile to be lifted, after failed bids to raise it. 
WHO vows reform after Ebola 'shocks'  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:01:32 GMT
The World Health Organization sets out plans for reform, admitting it was too slow to respond to the "horrific" Ebola outbreak in West Africa. 
Nisman reporter flees Argentina  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:16:12 GMT
A journalist believed to have been the first to report the death of Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman says he has fled the country, fearing for his life. 
Eyes on Pluto for historic encounter  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:28:06 GMT
Nasa's mission to Pluto gets under way in earnest as the New Horizons probe starts taking the pictures needed for July's close fly-by. 
US condolences over Japan 'IS death'  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:46:29 GMT
US President Barack Obama calls Japan's PM to offer condolences after the apparent murder of a Japanese hostage by Islamic State. 
India and US seal nuclear deal  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:03:40 GMT
India and the US announce a breakthrough on a deal for supplying civilian nuclear technology, on the first day of President Barack Obama's visit. 
Sniper film 'stoking Islamophobia'  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:21:47 GMT
The release of the film American Sniper has led to an increase in threats against Muslims in the US, an Arab-American civil rights group says. 
VIDEO: Bolivia's festival of miniatures  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 04:56:13 GMT
People in Bolivia have been holding a fair with a difference - everything is in miniature. 
VIDEO: Colin Firth on being an unlikely villain  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:42:28 GMT
Actor Colin Firth has said the director of Kingsman: The Secret Service, Matthew Vaughn, cast him in the film because he was so unlikely to be seen as a villain. 
VIDEO: Brazilians told to save water  Sat, 24 Jan 2015 05:25:54 GMT
Brazil's Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira has said the country's most populous region is experiencing its worst drought since 1930. 
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