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Thousands flee northern Gaza 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:43:48 GMT 
    Thousands of Palestinians flee northern Gaza after Israeli warnings, on the sixth day of air strikes aimed at stopping rocket attacks.


Fighting flares near Ukrainian city 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 02:04:19 GMT 
    A battle has been going on outside the rebel-held east Ukraine city of Luhansk, which rebels say government forces tried to storm with tanks.


Court to hear GCHQ surveillance case 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 02:10:11 GMT 
    A tribunal is to hear a legal challenge by civil liberty groups against the alleged use of mass surveillance programmes by UK intelligence services.


Pope: 2% of clergy are paedophiles 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 15:52:58 GMT 
    Pope Francis says "about 2%" of Catholic clergy are paedophiles and that he is determined to confront the problem, in an interview with an Italian paper.


Rival rebels clash at Libya airport 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 16:49:10 GMT 
    At least seven people die in fierce clashes between rival militias at the international airport in the Libyan capital, Tripoli.


'Big gaps' in Iran nuclear talks 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 17:49:02 GMT 
    Key players in the talks on Iran's nuclear programme warn of deep differences between Iran and world powers, with only a week left to strike a deal.


Famed conductor Lorin Maazel dies 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 18:41:54 GMT 
    Lorin Maazel, widely seen as one of the greatest modern conductors of classical music, dies in the US, aged 84.


I'm gay, says Olympic great Thorpe 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 09:20:09 GMT 
    Five-time Olympic swimming champion Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay in an interview shown on Australian television.


VIDEO: World's biggest football academy 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 02:12:42 GMT 
    The world's biggest football academy has opened in China.


VIDEO: Costa Concordia wreck to be moved 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 15:36:13 GMT 
    The wreckage of the Costa Concordia is to be moved from off the coast of the Italian island of Giglio to the port of Genoa - where it will be demolished.


VIDEO: The Manhattanhenge phenomenon 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:14:36 GMT 
    New Yorkers have witnessed "Manhattanhenge", a solar phenomenon during which all east-west streets on the city's grid system are spectacularly illuminated by the setting sun.


VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:03:48 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.


VIDEO: Malala in Nigeria campaign visit 
  Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:42:12 GMT 
    The Pakistani schoolgirl and campaigner Malala Yousafzai has travelled to Nigeria to meet the families of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls.


VIDEO: Afghan candidates agree vote audit 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 14:58:03 GMT 
    Afghanistan's two presidential election candidates have agreed to an audit in an attempt to resolve a dispute over the result of last month's vote.


VIDEO: Death toll mounts amid Gaza strikes 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:16:56 GMT 
    A deadly night of Israeli airstrikes on Gaza is said to have killed 17 members of the same family, in the latest stage of an offensive that began last Tuesday.
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