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Blaze engulfs shopping centre in Moscow

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 14:40
Around 3,000 people were evacuated when the construction market in north-west Moscow went up in flames.

Turkey 'issues arrest warrant for second US consulate worker'

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 14:38
A consulate worker's detention last week led to a diplomatic row, with visa services scaled back.

Collision course?

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 14:15
There is still room for compromise in the bitter dispute over Catalan independence.

US kidnapping: Man gives $9,000 reward money to victim

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 13:40
Earl Melchert said that 15-year-old Jasmine Block and her family needed the cash more than him.

Facebook confirms Russia ads on Instagram

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 13:01
The tech giant said ads bought by Russia around the US election contained "divisive" messages.

Spain Catalonia: France snubs independence bid

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:45
The region will automatically be expelled from the EU if it declares independence, a minister says.

Plus-size model trolled for working out

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:29
Plus sized model Ashley Graham has hit back at trolls who fat shame her workout videos on Instagram

Srebrenica defender Naser Oric cleared of war crimes in Sarajevo

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:24
Naser Oric is acquitted in Sarajevo of killing three Bosnian Serb prisoners in 1992.

Tunisia health minister Slim Chaker dies after charity run

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:23
The minister, Slim Chaker, had a heart attack after taking part in a charity marathon.

New Zealand Police sorry for crash death tweet

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:19
The police tweeted an apology after an "insensitive" tweet they "quickly realised was wrong".

Uruguay: Plane crashes during Andes disaster memorial

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:14
Rescuers are searching for the co-pilot, who was flying at an event marking the 1972 disaster.

US economist Thaler wins Nobel Prize

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 11:52
Nobel Prize for Economics given to US economist Richard Thaler, one of founding fathers of behavioural economics

Irish Lottery: Light trick 'caused number change'

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 11:31
A winning lottery ball appeared to change from number 38 to number 33 during the weekend's draw.

India Supreme Court bans fireworks in Delhi ahead of Diwali

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 08:56
The court says it wants to test if banning fireworks will make a difference to Delhi's air quality.

Rebel Wilson: Bauer Media to fight record defamation payout

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 06:40
The publisher will appeal against a A$4.5m compensation sum awarded to the actress.

Daca Dreamers: Trump outlines demands for new deal

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 05:41
The US president says his requests should be part of any new deal on young undocumented immigrants.

Electric honeycomb: Pakistani teen in scientific first

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 05:16
Shaheer Niazi, 17, is being internationally recognised for his work on the electric honeycomb.

The Bollywood star whose mother can't read

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 02:27
Nearly three-quarters of Indian women over 60 can't read and Bollywood star Nawazuddin Siddiqui's mother is one of them.

Turkey and US suspend most visa services

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 02:04
Both sides cite security concerns, with the move coming after a US employee was held in Turkey.

Harvey Weinstein sacked after sexual harassment claims

BBC - Mon, 10/09/2017 - 01:49
The producer of films including The King's Speech has been accused of sexually harassing many women.

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