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Bangladesh 'Hajj critic' is arrested 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:28:25 GMT 
    A senior Bangladeshi politician who criticised the annual Hajj pilgrimage made by Muslims to Mecca is arrested in Dhaka for insulting Islam.


French dad loses adoption fight 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:12:47 GMT 
    A French appeal court refuses to allow a father to take custody of his biological son, who was given up for adoption by his mother.


Peru probes 500 sea lion deaths 
  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 01:24:15 GMT 
    Peru's environmental police launch an investigation into the deaths of some 500 sea lions found on a northern beach.


Cairo building collapse kills 17 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:25:40 GMT 
    Rescue teams are searching for survivors in the rubble of a block of flats that collapsed in Egypt's capital Cairo, killing at least 17 people.


US defence secretary to step down 
  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:54:20 GMT 
    Chuck Hagel has resigned as US defence secretary after less than two years in the post, following a series of meetings with President Barack Obama.


Girl died after stem cell transplant 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:56:59 GMT 
    A problem with the freezing of stem cells may have contributed to the death of a 12-year-old girl with cancer, a coroner rules.


Web 'predator' murdered schoolboy 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:51:12 GMT 
    An "internet predator" admits stabbing to death a 14-year-old boy after meeting him online.


'100 suggestions' to chair abuse probe 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:03:15 GMT 
    More than 100 names have been suggested to chair an inquiry into historic child abuse, the top civil servant at the Home Office tells MPs.


Mortgage approvals fall by 16% 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:09:40 GMT 
    The number of mortgages being granted by Britain's banks falls by 16% over the last year, according to banking industry body, the BBA.


In pictures: Ruling sparks rioting in US town of Ferguson 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:45:45 GMT 
    Night of unrest follows a jury's decision


The dangerous beauty of the Himalayas 
  Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:15:29 GMT 
    The dangerous beauty of the Himalayas


Week in pictures: 15-21 November 2014 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:43:22 GMT 
    The best news photos from around the world


Day in pictures: 24 November 2014 
  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:49:11 GMT 
    24 hours of news images: 24 November


In pictures: Snow chaos in north-eastern US 
  Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:54:20 GMT 
    Snowstorm hits north-east of the United States


Day in pictures: 21 November 2014 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:31:30 GMT 
    24 hours of news images: 21 November
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