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Tamil becomes Sri Lanka's top judge 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:16:01 GMT 
    Sri Lanka's president appoints a Tamil judge as the new chief justice - the first member of the country's minority community to hold the post in decades.


Blaze wrecks Moscow public library 
  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 14:59:52 GMT 
    A blaze rages for more than 17 hours at one of Russia's largest public libraries, destroying parts of the building.


DNA tests for babies in Mexico blast 
  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:08:36 GMT 
    Nine babies who survived a gas explosion at a Mexican hospital are given DNA testing so they can be reunited with their parents.


Sisi cuts short visit over Sinai 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:36:42 GMT 
    Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi cuts short a visit to an African Union summit to deal with attacks that killed at least 32 in the Sinai peninsula.


Romney won't run in 2016 election 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:22:52 GMT 
    Mitt Romney, the Republican beaten by President Obama in the US 2012 election, has decided he will not run for president again.


Tasers 'needed for all police' 
  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:06:25 GMT 
    All front-line police officers should be offered a Taser to protect them against the increased terrorism threat, the head of the Police Federation says.


Victim fund tops £120k in two days 
  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 15:11:02 GMT 
    Well-wishers donate more than £120,000 in two days to help a disabled pensioner who was mugged outside his Gateshead home.


UK health worker monitored for Ebola 
  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 11:52:21 GMT 
    A British healthcare worker is brought back to the UK for Ebola monitoring after suffering a needle-stick injury in Sierra Leone.


Vicar 'sorry' for 9/11 Facebook post 
  Sat, 31 Jan 2015 13:24:15 GMT 
    A Church of England vicar apologises for posting a link to an article which claimed Israel was responsible for the 9/11 attacks.


In pictures: Destruction in Kobane 
  Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:23:34 GMT 
    Devastation caused by fighting in Syrian town


Day in pictures: 30 January 2015 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:20:45 GMT 
    Images from around the world: 30 January


At the pump 
  Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:47:07 GMT 
    Petrol stations around the world


In pictures: UK snow 29 January 2015 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:04:39 GMT 
    Pictures from around the country


Your pictures: City skylines 
  Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:50:51 GMT 
    Readers' photos on the theme of "city skylines"


Day in pictures: 28 January 2015 
  Wed, 28 Jan 2015 12:22:02 GMT 
    Images from around the world: 28 January
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