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Deadly tornado strikes Mexican city 
  Tue, 26 May 2015 01:24:20 GMT 
    At least 13 people die as a tornado strikes Mexico's Ciudad Acuna, with flooding over the border in Texas leaving three dead and 12 missing.


Massive India heatwave 'kills 500' 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 14:08:00 GMT 
    At least 500 people are reported to have died in a heatwave sweeping India with temperatures reaching 48C (118F) in some areas.


US jets escort NYC-bound flight 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 21:58:46 GMT 
    Fighter jets escort a New York-bound Air France airliner, one of several commercial planes flying to the US subjected to threats.


Russia begins massive air exercise 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 20:59:58 GMT 
    Russia's military is carrying out four days of drills involving 250 aircraft and 12,000 service personnel, as Nato begins an Arctic exercise.


Guineans jailed over Ebola taxi body 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 18:24:01 GMT 
    Six Guineans are put into prison isolation and will face trial for violating the health emergency after moving the body of an Ebola victim in a taxi.


Ancelotti sacked as Real manager 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 19:23:41 GMT 
    Carlo Ancelotti is sacked as Real Madrid manager after two seasons in charge of the Spanish giants.


UN calls for more Nepal quake aid 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 16:36:54 GMT 
    One month after the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal, the United Nations calls for more food aid and shelter for the victims.


Bangladesh bans ABT Islamist group 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 22:58:20 GMT 
    Bangladesh bans an Islamist militant group accused of attacking and killing three secular bloggers, the interior ministry says.


PM and EC president hold reform talks 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 22:17:05 GMT 
    Prime Minister David Cameron tells European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker "British people are not happy with the status quo" in Europe.


Greece will 'keep up debt repayment' 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 16:21:51 GMT 
    Greece intends to keep repaying its debt, a government spokesman said, days after Interior Minister Nikos Voutsis warned it had run out of funds.


Triple murder suspect found dead 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 20:54:26 GMT 
    Detectives looking for a man suspected of killing his sister, his mother and her partner have discovered his body in a wooded area in Oxford.


VIDEO: Meet the militias battling IS in Iraq 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 22:11:49 GMT 
    Earlier this month militants from Islamic State seized the Iraqi city of Ramadi, with its fall seen as a major capitulation by the Iraqi Army.


VIDEO: Under fire from IS snipers in Iraq 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 16:19:16 GMT 
    The Iraqi army, supported by coalition airstrikes and Iran-backed militias, finds itself locked in fierce battles for many parts of the country.


VIDEO: Hundreds of homes destroyed in US floods 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 19:03:25 GMT 
    Devastating floods have hit southern and central parts of the United States, killing three people and forcing thousands to leave their homes.


VIDEO: Pulling down Nepal's buildings by hand 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 23:17:47 GMT 
    Businessman Pawan Roy has employed workers to take down his own seven-storey tower by hand as aftershocks continue to rock Nepal.
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Deadly tornado strikes Mexican city  Tue, 26 May 2015 01:24:20 GMT
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