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Ghana official wears wife's coat  Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:58:46 GMT
Ruling party official laughs off criticism for donning the fur-trimmed number on visit to Germany. 
UN 'not needed to defeat Boko Haram'  Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:41:38 GMT
Nigeria does not need the help of UN or African Union troops to take on Boko Haram, the country's national security adviser tells the BBC. 
Bid to raise AirAsia fuselage begins  Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:04:09 GMT
Salvage teams begin an operation to raise the fuselage of AirAsia flight QZ8501, which crashed into the Java Sea last month killing all 162 on board. 
Man linked to Jewish museum killings  Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:25:26 GMT
Belgian authorities are looking for a possible accomplice of Mehdi Nemmouche, the gunman charged with killing four people at a Jewish museum in May. 
Brazil in 'worst water crisis'  Sat, 24 Jan 2015 15:08:58 GMT
Brazil's Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira says the country's most populous states are experiencing their worst water crisis since 1930. 
World leaders pay respects in Riyadh  Sat, 24 Jan 2015 20:28:35 GMT
World leaders gather in Saudi Arabia to offer condolences after the death on Friday of King Abdullah at the age of 90. 
US woman jailed for plotting IS help  Sat, 24 Jan 2015 05:36:00 GMT
A young Colorado woman is sentenced to four years in jail for trying to provide material support to the militant group Islamic State. 
UK Ebola nurse 'happy to be alive'  Sat, 24 Jan 2015 21:52:21 GMT
British nurse Pauline Cafferkey tells the BBC she is "very happy to be alive" as she is discharged from hospital, having made a full recovery from Ebola. 
UKIP MEP Bashir defects to Tories  Sat, 24 Jan 2015 21:49:10 GMT
A UKIP MEP has defected to the Conservatives, but his former party said it had suspended him over financial and employment concerns. 
£2.9bn child support 'uncollectable'  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:53:29 GMT
Billions of pounds owed in child maintenance may never be recovered, government accounts show - though ministers say the debts are not "forgotten". 
Junior rugby campaign urges silence  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 02:27:21 GMT
Parents and coaches at junior rugby matches in Yorkshire are being asked to watch in silence as part of a drive to "challenge pitch-side behaviour". 
Week in pictures: 17-23 January 2015  Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:51:44 GMT
News photos from around the world 
Day in pictures: 23 January 2015  Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:37:17 GMT
Images from around the world: 23 January 
Picture power: Tear gas at Kenyan primary school  Fri, 23 Jan 2015 02:08:54 GMT
Story behind the Kenyan protest photo 
Instagram: The 'homeless' chief executive  Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:32:55 GMT
Cillin Perera's daily photographic project 
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