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'Unthinkable atrocities' in Aleppo 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 05:28:11 GMT 
    Civilians in the Syrian city of Aleppo are suffering unthinkable atrocities, with war crimes committed on a daily basis, Amnesty International says.


IS claims US Prophet cartoon attack 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 09:43:17 GMT 
    Islamic State says it was responsible for the attack on a Prophet Muhammad cartoon exhibition in the US state of Texas in which two gunmen died.


Ovarian cancer blood test 'boost' 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 01:27:34 GMT 
    A 14-year UK trial of regular blood tests shows such success in early detection of ovarian cancer that it could lead to a national screening programme.


Gym fall killed Silicon Valley boss 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 09:53:08 GMT 
    The Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey chief executive Dave Goldberg died of severe head trauma, according to local officials.


Burundi court backs third-term bid 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 09:48:06 GMT 
    Burundi's constitutional court rules that President Pierre Nkurunziza's third-term bid is legal, after one of its judges reportedly flees the country.


Eurozone economic growth 'to rise' 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 09:59:59 GMT 
    Eurozone economic growth will be slightly stronger this year than previously forecast, according to the European Commission's latest quarterly forecast.


France set to back new spying rules 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 07:04:16 GMT 
    Controversial rules to provide help for French intelligence services trying to prevent Islamist attacks are expected to be approved by parliament.


HSBC move decision 'in months' 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 09:57:47 GMT 
    HSBC says it will make its decision whether to move its headquarters out of the UK within months rather than years.


Nationwide tours for party leaders 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 08:51:43 GMT 
    Party leaders embark on a series of whistle-stop tours around the UK as the general election campaign enters its final two days.


John Kerry in brief visit to Mogadishu 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 09:59:54 GMT 
    John Kerry becomes the first US secretary of state to visit the Somali capital Mogadishu, which is recovering from years of conflict


Australia to probe foreign labour 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 04:55:04 GMT 
    A government inquiry in Victoria is to investigate claims of widespread exploitation of foreign workers in Australia's food sector.


India policeman caught 'cheating' 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 07:12:51 GMT 
    A senior police officer in the southern Indian state of Kerala is ordered to go on leave after he is allegedly caught cheating in a law exam.


VIDEO: Nepal trekking village Langtang wiped out 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 22:15:36 GMT 
    South Asia Correspondent Justin Rowlatt is the first reporter to visit what is thought to be the worst-affected village of Langtang.


VIDEO: Trekkers escape house as quake hits 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 09:33:54 GMT 
    An American trekker in a Nepalese village records the moment people flee from a building as the 7.8-magnitude earthquake hits.


VIDEO: On board Greek migrant rescue mission 
  Tue, 05 May 2015 04:31:33 GMT 
    The BBC's Murad Shishani was the first journalist from an international broadcaster to be allowed on board a Greek search and rescue mission in the Mediterranean.
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World News From BBC
'Unthinkable atrocities' in Aleppo  Tue, 05 May 2015 05:28:11 GMT
IS claims US Prophet cartoon attack  Tue, 05 May 2015 09:43:17 GMT
Ovarian cancer blood test 'boost'  Tue, 05 May 2015 01:27:34 GMT
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