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Ebola health team killed in Guinea  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:58:45 GMT
Eight members of a team trying to raise awareness about Ebola have been killed by villagers in Guinea, officials say. 
Syria infant deaths 'due to mix-up'  Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:17:13 GMT
Medics in rebel-held Syria accidentally gave a muscle relaxant to up to 75 children instead of a measles vaccine, killing 15, the opposition says. 
Hamilton 'not thinking about title'  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:32:48 GMT
Lewis Hamilton insists the World Championship was not on his mind, despite taking the lead for the first time in four months. 
Nadal pulls out of inaugural IPTL  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:02:36 GMT
Rafael Nadal withdraws from the inaugural International Premier Tennis League to focus on preparing for the 2015 season. 
Getting a driving licence without a test  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:03:59 GMT
In most places you need to pass a test to get a driving licence - for now Mexico City is an exception. 
The scary element that helps probe space's secrets  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT
Plutonium may be the most feared substance in the entire periodic table, but it also has peaceful us 
Kenya marks Westgate mall attack  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:33:55 GMT
Kenya is marking a year since the attack by Islamist militants on Nairobi's Westgate shopping centre, in which at least 67 people were killed. 
Angry India students extend boycott  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:38:22 GMT
Students at Calcutta's Jadavpur University say they will continue a boycott despite a government vow to investigate a sexual assault on a female student. 
Siemens acquires US firm for $7.6bn  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:32:50 GMT
Siemens of Germany makes a $7.6bn acquisition of US firm Dresser-Rand to help boost its oil and gas business in North America. 
Peru creates anti-logging commission  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:49:24 GMT
The Peruvian authorities announce a new anti-logging commission after the killings of four indigenous leaders in the Amazon rainforest. 
Deal to end Yemen crisis signed  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 20:00:06 GMT
The Yemeni government and Shia Houthi rebels sign an agreement aimed at ending the political crisis which has gripped the country for weeks. 
GM recalls cars over brake defect  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:35:21 GMT
American car giant General Motors recalls more than 220,000 vehicles, mainly in the US and Canada, due to a brake defect. 
Cameron hosts 'English votes' summit  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:43:59 GMT
The prime minister is to meet with key Conservative figures to discuss his plans to limit the voting rights of Scottish MPs on English issues. 
Labour would extend child benefit cap  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:07:41 GMT
Labour plans to retain for a further year a coalition policy limiting the annual increase in child benefit to 1%, Ed Balls will tell his party's conference. 
Thai murder police expand DNA tests  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:44:43 GMT
Thai police expand DNA testing on the island of Koh Tao to try to identify the killers of British tourists Hannah Witheridge and David Miller.