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Algeria passenger jet feared crashed 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:34:43 GMT 
    A passenger plane carrying 116 people is missing, feared crashed, on a flight from Burkina Faso to the Algerian capital, Algiers.


Shelling 'kills 15 in Gaza shelter' 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:40:00 GMT 
    At least 15 people have been killed and more than 200 injured when a UN-run school used as a shelter in Gaza was shelled, the Gaza health ministry says.


Sudan 'apostasy' woman meets Pope 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:18:08 GMT 
    A Sudanese woman who fled to Italy after being spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam meets Pope Francis at the Vatican.


More MH17 bodies leave Ukraine 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:42:30 GMT 
    Two planes carrying bodies of those killed on board flight MH17 land in the Netherlands, as UK experts start examining data from the two flight recorders.


Poland 'helped in CIA rendition' 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:53:28 GMT 
    Poland violated the human rights convention and helped the CIA's rendition of terror suspects, the European Court of Human Rights finds.


Iraq MPs elect Massoum as president 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:20:53 GMT 
    Iraqi parliament elects Kurdish politician Fouad Massoum as the country's next president, succeeding Jalal Talabani.


Inquiry urged into two-hour execution 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:51:23 GMT 
    Lawyers for a double murderer whose lethal injection in Arizona took nearly two hours to kill him have called for an independent review of the execution.


Norway in Syria-linked terror alert 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:01:34 GMT 
    Norway is boosting security because of an imminent threat from people linked to Islamist militants in Syria, Norway's intelligence chief says.


Deadly ambush on Iraq prison convoy 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:58:39 GMT 
    Suicide attackers mount a bomb and gun attack on a prison convoy in Iraq, killing 51 prisoners and nine police officers, security sources say.


Children dead in Indian train crash 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:40:03 GMT 
    At least 18 children are killed along with their driver when a school bus is hit by a train in the Indian state of Telangana, police say.


Aid workers shot dead in Herat 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:01:09 GMT 
    Gunmen in Afghanistan shoot dead two Finnish women working with an international Christian charity in the western city of Herat.


VIDEO: 'Cheesegrater' construction complete 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:23:33 GMT 
    Building work is completed on the tallest skyscraper in the City of London.


VIDEO: How to build and fly your own drone 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:13 GMT 
    Personal aerial drones that take pictures could soon become a lot more common, thanks to a new invention.


VIDEO: Olympic cauldron secrets revealed 
  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:11:00 GMT 
    The London 2012 Olympic Cauldron is going on display for the first time in a purpose-built gallery.


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  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:39:08 GMT 
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World News From BBC
Algeria passenger jet feared crashed  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:34:43 GMT
Shelling 'kills 15 in Gaza shelter'  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:40:00 GMT
Sudan 'apostasy' woman meets Pope  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:18:08 GMT
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