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Russian aid convoy 'invades Ukraine'  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:59:16 GMT
A senior official in Kiev accuses Russia of invading Ukraine after Russian humanitarian aid lorries cross the border without permission. 
IS militants 'biggest threat' to US  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 04:04:33 GMT
Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq are the most dangerous threat the US has faced in recent years, senior American officials warn. 
Gaza: Suspected informants executed  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:49:31 GMT
Hamas says 18 people suspected of collaborating with Israel have been executed, as two Palestinians are killed by Israeli air strikes on Gaza. 
Malaysia observes silence for MH17  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:53:56 GMT
Malaysians observe a moment of silence following the arrival of the bodies of 20 victims of Flight MH17 which crashed in Ukraine in July. 
Syria death toll 'more than 191,000'  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:48:38 GMT
More than 191,000 people have been killed in the Syria conflict up to April, UN says. 
Rain hampers Japan landslide rescue  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:05:13 GMT
Heavy rain hampers rescue operations in Japan's Hiroshima prefecture where a landslide killed at least 39 people, with 51 still missing. 
Tour buses collide near Egypt resort  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:29:21 GMT
Two tourist buses collide near Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt's Sinai peninsula, leaving 33 people dead and 41 injured, officials say. 
India's Kerala to ban alcohol sales  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 04:57:34 GMT
Authorities in the southern Indian state of Kerala outline plans to ban the sale and consumption of alcohol to tackle the state's drink problem. 
Senegal closes border over Ebola  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:46:00 GMT
Senegal closes its border with Guinea because of the deadly Ebola outbreak, despite WHO warnings that such measures are counter-productive. 
NSA and GCHQ agents 'leak Tor bugs'  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:58:17 GMT
The Tor Project says it believes some NSA and GCHQ agents are surreptitiously leaking it information to protect anonymity on the net. 
Venezuela 'to fingerprint shoppers'  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:42:03 GMT
Venezuela plans to fingerprint supermarket shoppers in a move to combat food shortages and smuggling. 
Double vaccines 'could end polio'  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:31:23 GMT
Using both types of polio vaccine could speed up efforts to free the world of the crippling and potentially fatal disease, research suggests. 
VIDEO: Gibraltar banishes troublesome monkeys  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 05:19:17 GMT
Gibraltar is planning to banish some of its Barbary macaque population which have become too cheeky or aggressive 
VIDEO: Venezuela to fingerprint shoppers  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:21:32 GMT
President Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela has announced a mandatory fingerprinting system in supermarkets to combat food shortages and smuggling. 
VIDEO: Russia ban bites Polish apple crop  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:11:38 GMT
Russian EU food sanctions hit just before the Polish apple crop harvests leaving farmers with a glut of unsold fruit.