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Many dead in twin Nigeria blasts 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:03:54 GMT 
    Two female suicide bombers blow themselves up at a crowded market in the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, killing 78 people, hospital staff say.


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.


France puts Russian warship on hold 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:20:13 GMT 
    France suspends "until further notice" the delivery of a helicopter carrier to the Russian navy because of continuing violence in eastern Ukraine.


Colombia rebels release two soldiers 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:47:42 GMT 
    Colombia's Farc rebels release two soldiers taken hostage earlier this month, a first step towards resuming peace talks.


Raqqa air strikes 'kill dozens' 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:58:54 GMT 
    At least 36 civilians have been killed in air strikes by Syrian government warplanes on the Islamic State-held northern city of Raqqa, activists say.


Five children die in US house fire 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:00:31 GMT 
    Five children have died after a fire destroyed a mobile home in a small town in southern Texas, local media report.


Learning disability care 'failing' 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:09:27 GMT 
    People with learning disabilities are being kept in hospitals too far from home for too long, a report commissioned by NHS England finds.


Vodafone gave too much data to police 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:02:33 GMT 
    Vodafone sent the phone data of more than 1,000 News UK workers to police after being asked for the details of just one journalist, the Met Police says.


Blair charity award faces criticism 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:05:10 GMT 
    A Save the Children decision to give former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair an award for his anti-poverty work is criticised by some charity workers.


New anti-terror powers to be unveiled 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:38:44 GMT 
    New measures to tackle terrorism are to be published by the home secretary, days after she said the UK faces a "greater" terror threat than ever before.


In pictures: Ferguson riots aftermath 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:28:14 GMT 
    Scenes of widespread damage in Ferguson


Day in pictures: 25 November 2014 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:34:05 GMT 
    24 hours of news images: 25 November


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
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