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Left to the mercy of the Taliban 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 23:10:39 GMT 
    Interpreters who worked with US forces in Afghanistan are being hunted down by the Taliban. Thousands have fled to the US - but others have been blacklisted.


Canberra Christmas lights set record 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 04:42:39 GMT 
    A Christmas display of more than 1.2 million LED lights in the Australian capital, Canberra, has set a new world record.


Extinct giant penguin found in shed 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:03:45 GMT 
    A bird that would have towered above today's largest species is rediscovered thanks to 3D printing.


MPs suspended for heckling SA leader 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:35:38 GMT 
    South African opposition party leader Julius Malema and 11 of his MPs are suspended from parliament without pay for heckling the president.


Huge clean-up after Brisbane storm 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:05:18 GMT 
    A huge clean-up is under way in Brisbane after a severe storm swept across south-east Queensland causing damage worth $A100m (£54m).


Italy suspends flu drug over deaths 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:41:39 GMT 
    Italy suspends the use of two batches of a flu vaccine made by Swiss firm Novartis after four people died within 48 hours of receiving the drug.


Mexican president to overhaul police 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:28:18 GMT 
    Mexico's president announces plans for a massive overhaul of police, in the wake of the disappearance of 43 students in September.


Two dead in Egypt Islamist clashes 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:01:54 GMT 
    At least two demonstrators die in Egypt as Islamist anti-government protesters clash with police in Cairo.


Woman wins £337m in divorce case 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:11:45 GMT 
    The American wife of London financier Sir Chris Hohn, Jamie Cooper-Hohn, is awarded £337m by a High Court judge in a divorce case.


Police attend 'Black Friday' crowds 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:11:23 GMT 
    Police are called to supermarkets across the UK amid crowd surges as people hunt for "Black Friday" offers.


Seven jailed for sex abuse of girls 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:05:19 GMT 
    Seven men are jailed for up to 11 years for their parts in gang which raped and abused girls in Bristol.


Police officer stabs dog to death 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:28:08 GMT 
    A dog is stabbed to death by a police officer during a drugs search in south-east London.


Abuse doctor 'had 170,000 images' 
  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:14:47 GMT 
    A paedophile doctor who abused boys with cancer had more than 170,000 images of patients on a spy pen, a court hears.


Lewis Hamilton: A photographer's view 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:29:41 GMT 
    A photographer's view


Your pictures: Insects 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:12:17 GMT 
    Readers' photos on the theme of "insects"
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