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China's super-rich communist Buddhists  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 01:35:29 GMT
There are new signs that while a crackdown on Tibetan nationalism continues, China may be softening its position towards the Tibetan Buddhism, and even the Dalai Lama. 
Florida cat crawls out of grave  Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:37:01 GMT
A cat in Florida who was presumed dead after being run over appears five days later having somehow escaped its grave. 
Port spat puts squeeze on US islands  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:57:34 GMT
Congestion in US ports means the Pacific island territory of American Samoa is running out of basic supplies. 
Chad 'forces Boko Haram from town'  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:13:21 GMT
Chad's army has driven Boko Haram militants out of Malumfatori town in north-eastern Nigeria, a senior official from Niger tells the BBC. 
Uber sued over India rape allegation  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:03:17 GMT
An Indian woman who says she was raped by a Delhi driver of web-based taxi firm Uber files a lawsuit against the service in a US court. 
Greece to seek 'common ground'  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:22:35 GMT
European Parliament President Martin Schulz says Greece will seek "common ground" with its European partners after meeting Alexis Tsipras. 
Deadly blast hits Mexico hospital  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:35:00 GMT
A gas tank lorry explodes outside a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City, killing a woman and a baby. 
Hezbollah 'wants no Israel conflict'  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:07:29 GMT
Israel says it has received a message from Lebanese militant group Hezbollah indicating it opposes military escalation after lethal clashes. 
Fugitive treasure hunter in court  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:14:34 GMT
Tommy Thompson appears in court after two years on the run, accused of cheating investors out of proceeds from a 19th century shipwreck haul. 
Labour peer backs private role in NHS  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:39:00 GMT
Former Labour health minister Lord Darzi tells BBC's Newsnight it is irrelevant whether NHS care is delivered by the private or the public sector. 
Churchill's funeral anniversary marked  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:48:46 GMT
A series of events in London is set to mark the 50th anniversary of the state funeral of Sir Winston Churchill. 
Police corruption efforts criticised  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:01:41 GMT
Police forces in England and Wales lack the capability to investigate corruption among their officers and staff, inspectors say. 
Lack of oversight 'damaging schools'  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:35:32 GMT
MPs say problems in some more autonomous schools have been picked up too late because of lack of oversight by the government. 
Your pictures: City skylines  Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:50:51 GMT
Readers' photos on the theme of "city skylines" 
Day in pictures: 28 January 2015  Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:22:02 GMT
Images from around the world: 28 January