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Turkey clamps down on Syria border
Turkey closes most of its border crossings with Syria after the entry of at least 130,000 Kurd refugees, as IS militants approach a key Syrian town.
Thousands of HK students at boycott
Hong Kong students begin a week-long boycott of classes to protest against China's stance on electoral reform in the territory.
Cosmic study 'underestimated' dust
Scientists who claimed to have found evidence for a cosmic super-expansion just after the Big Bang underestimated a key confounding factor in their research, according to a new analysis.
S Leone hails lockdown 'success'
Authorities in Sierra Leone say a three-day curfew aimed at containing the Ebola outbreak has been a success and will not be extended.
Abbott: Security before some freedom
Australian PM says the "delicate balance" between freedom and security may shift as he seeks powers to tackle Islamists, after terror raids last week.
Moscow rally against Ukraine crisis
Thousands of Russians march in Moscow to protest against Russia's involvement in the Ukraine crisis.
US hopes for Afghan security pact
US Secretary of State John Kerry says he hopes a key bilateral security agreement with Afghanistan can be signed before the end of the month.
'Deadly blasts' in China's Xinjiang
Two people are killed and others injured in a series of blasts in Luntai county in China's restive Xinjiang region, Chinese media say.
Global protests over climate change
Street protests demanding urgent action on climate change attract hundreds of thousands of marchers across more than 2,000 locations worldwide.
Afghan soldiers missing from US base
Three Afghan soldiers participating in a joint exercise at an American base in Massachusetts are reported to be missing.
Pakistan Sunni cleric to be buried
Rawalpindi is tense as it prepares for the funeral of Sunni prayer leader and Mufti Amanullah, 34, who was gunned down last night.
Roast peanuts 'spark more allergies'
Roasted peanuts may be more likely to trigger allergic reactions than raw peanuts, according to an Oxford University study carried out on mice.
NZ leader wants 2015 flag vote
Re-elected Prime Minister John Key says a referendum on whether to change the national flag of New Zealand could be held next year.
Molten metal batteries for the grid
Engineers have invented a battery made of three liquefied metals, which they say is efficient and cheap enough to store power on the electric grid.
GM recalls cars over brake defect
American car giant General Motors recalls more than 220,000 vehicles, mainly in the US and Canada, due to a brake defect.
White House security stepped up
The US Secret Service says it has launched a comprehensive review of security at the White House after two attempted breaches in 24 hours.
Peru creates anti-logging commission
The Peruvian authorities announce a new anti-logging commission after the killings of four indigenous leaders in the Amazon rainforest.
New toxic mine spill in Mexico
The Mexican authorities have issued a new alert about a toxic spill into a river from a copper mine run by the mining giant, Grupo Mexico.
Kenya marks Westgate mall attack
Kenya is marking a year since the attack by Islamist militants on Nairobi's Westgate shopping centre, in which at least 67 people were killed.
Deadly bomb blast in central Cairo
A bomb explosion near the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo kills at least two police officers, security officials say.
Bainimarama sworn in as Fiji PM
Fiji's former military leader Frank Bainimarama is sworn in as prime minister of the Pacific nation after an emphatic election win.
India probe in 'Mars neighbourhood'
India's first probe to Mars has entered "the Martian neighbourhood", its space agency says, 48 hours before its planned arrival in orbit.
Fate of Air France 'at stake' in row
The fate of Air France is "at stake" in a dispute between Air France and its pilots, according to France's Transport Minister.
Siemens acquires US firm for $7.6bn
Siemens of Germany makes a $7.6bn acquisition of US firm Dresser-Rand to help boost its oil and gas business in North America.
Deal to end Yemen crisis signed
The Yemeni government and Shia Houthi rebels sign an agreement aimed at ending the political crisis which has gripped the country for weeks.
Deadly Egypt military aircraft crash
A military aircraft has crashed in Egypt, killing six crew, state TV reports.
Tesco execs suspended during inquiry
Tesco suspends four executives as it launches an inquiry into why its half-year profit forecast was overstated by £250m.
Labour would extend child benefit cap
Labour plans to retain for a further year a coalition policy limiting the annual increase in child benefit to 1%, Ed Balls will tell his party's conference.
Shoe firm boss denies taking money
The chief executive of Chinese footwear firm Ultrasonic has spoken to Chinese media and denied running off with the firm's cash.
US calls for EU to 'boost' economy
The US Treasury Secretary urges eurozone countries to "boost demand" in order to reduce unemployment and avoid deflation.
Alibaba shares surge on NY debut
Alibaba's shares closed significantly above their initial price on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, a sign of the excitement surrounding the Chinese internet giant.
Pellegrini criticises Chelsea style
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini compares Chelsea's defensive style during Sunday's 1-1 draw to that of Stoke City.
Hamilton 'not thinking about title'
Lewis Hamilton insists the World Championship was not on his mind, despite taking the lead for the first time in four months.
Levante 0-5 Barcelona
Lionel Messi scores and misses a penalty as Barcelona cruise to an easy victory over bottom club Levante.
Cape Fear actress Bergen dies aged 84
Polly Bergen, the actress whose fictional family was terrorised by Robert Mitchum in the 1962 film Cape Fear, dies aged 84.
Maze Runner races to film zenith
Young adult sci-fi adaptation The Maze Runner debuts at the top of the US box office chart.
Jolie to direct ivory poaching film
Angelina Jolie signs up to direct Africa, a film about a conservationist's battles with ivory poachers.
VIDEO: Blair: 'Boots on ground' to defeat IS
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has told the BBC that IS militants will not be defeated until they are fought on the ground.
VIDEO: Climate change in global spotlight
Street protests demanding urgent action on climate change have attracted hundreds of thousands of marchers in more than 2,000 locations worldwide.
VIDEO: SpaceX lifts off for ISS with supplies
A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3D printer for astronauts in orbit.
VIDEO: Kenya mall attack: Questions remain
A year on from the assault by Islamist militants on the Westgate shopping centre in Nairobi, Kenyans still have questions about the four-day siege and its aftermath.
VIDEO: Turkey fires tear gas to repel Kurds
Turkish security forces have fired water cannon and tear gas at crowds which had gathered in support of Syrian Kurdish refugees on the border.
VIDEO: Yemeni PM resigns amid unrest in Sanaa
Yemeni Prime Minister Mohammed Basindwa resigns amid reports that rebels have taken control of the government headquarters.
VIDEO: Is the UN still fit for purpose?
As global leaders gather in New York for the General Assembly the current wave of global crises has also raised questions about the UN's ability to deal with them all.
VIDEO: Fire engulfs Russian tower block
Firefighters are trying to contain a fire that has engulfed a residential building in the Russian city of Krasnoyarsk, according to Russian media.
Westgate's unanswered questions
One year on, Kenyans await answers about the mall attack
Delhi marriage detective in high demand
Is your sweetheart playing away? Call Delhi's wedding detective
Tomb mystery captivates Greece
Secrets of ancient burial site keep Greeks guessing
World leaders flock to UN General Assembly
World leaders head for annual whirlwind get-together at UN
The 'mobile gatekeepers' of India's railways
The men who run with the trains in India
What the Afghan power-sharing deal means
What the Afghan power-sharing deal means
How Liberia lost its handshake
How Ebola has prevented the traditional Liberian handshake
VIDEO: Westgate mall attack - 60 seconds
Background to the Westgate mall attack in 60 seconds
Getting a driving licence without a test
How I got my driving licence without taking a test