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Malaysia finds 'migrant' mass graves 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 09:20:08 GMT 
    Authorities in Malaysia find several mass graves near the border with Thailand suspected of containing the bodies of trafficked migrants.


Nepal flood alert after landslide 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 06:27:02 GMT 
    Thousands flee their homes in western Nepal following a landslide which blocked a river, causing fears of flash flooding.


Sweden scoops Eurovision 2015 crown 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 00:51:35 GMT 
    Swedish singer Mans Zelmerlow triumphs at this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, beating Russia's Polina Gagarina.


Irish Church needs 'reality check' 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 07:04:31 GMT 
    One of Ireland's most senior Catholic clerics calls for the Church to take a "reality check" following the country's overwhelming vote in favour of same-sex marriage.


Activists make rare Koreas crossing 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 06:53:04 GMT 
    A group of 30 female activists cross the demilitarized zone separating North and South Korea to promote peace but are criticised over their initiative.


Greece 'cannot afford IMF repayment' 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 10:26:57 GMT 
    Greece will not be able to make a debt repayment to the IMF due in early June as it does not have the money, the interior minister says.


Unrest follows US police acquittal 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 08:41:22 GMT 
    US police say they have made multiple arrests in protests in Cleveland after an officer was cleared over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black couple.


Spain faces local election shake-up 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 07:11:42 GMT 
    Spaniards are voting in regional and municipal elections that could challenge the grip of the country's two main parties.


Putin signs 'undesirable' NGOs bill 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 01:04:34 GMT 
    President Putin signs a bill allowing Russian authorities to ban foreign NGOs deemed undesirable from operating inside the country.


Polish voters decide on president 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 12:08:19 GMT 
    Poland goes to the polls as Andrzej Duda and Bronislaw Komorowski vie for the presidency in a run-off vote.


Rio Ferdinand tells of wife's bravery 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 04:21:21 GMT 
    Former England captain Rio Ferdinand has spoken publicly for the first time since his wife's death to cancer and says it has been "the most difficult period of his life".


VIDEO: Huge cheers as Ireland votes 'yes' 
  Sat, 23 May 2015 22:52:21 GMT 
    The Republic of Ireland has voted overwhelmingly to legalise same-sex marriage - watch the crowd's reaction outside Dublin Castle as the result is announced.


VIDEO: Fans react to Sweden's Eurovision win 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 02:20:04 GMT 
    Swedish singer Mans Zelmerlow has triumphed at this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, beating Russia's Polina Gagarina.


VIDEO: Rehabilitating al-Shabab fighters 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 11:57:42 GMT 
    In a small, heavily guarded compound on the outskirts of Baidoa in Somalia, a new programme is trying to help former al-Shabab fighters reintegrate into society.


VIDEO: Militias stage fightback against IS in Iraq 
  Sat, 23 May 2015 23:13:23 GMT 
    Pro-government fighters in Iraq have begun to fight back against IS militants in a bid to recapture the town of Ramadi.
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