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Nato: Russian troops are in Ukraine  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:11:10 GMT
Nato releases satellite images which it says show Russian forces inside Ukraine to help rebels fight government troops - a claim Russia denies. 
IS 'kills dozens of Syrian soldiers'  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:03:47 GMT
Islamic State (IS) militants appear to have killed "dozens" of Syrian soldiers captured after gaining control of the Tabqa airbase, activists say. 
Ebola Africa travel bans to be axed  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:05:07 GMT
West African health ministers meeting in Ghana follow WHO advice and lift travel restrictions on countries affected by the Ebola outbreak. 
UN peacekeepers held in Golan  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:46:26 GMT
Forty-three UN peacekeepers are being held by an armed group in the Syrian Golan Heights, amid heavy fighting between rebels and the army. 
Google trials drone deliveries  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:00:23 GMT
Google reveals it has built and tested its own drones as part of a plan to make automated deliveries to remote homes as well as disaster-hit zones. 
Pitt and Jolie wedding announced  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:14:36 GMT
Actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are now married, according to a spokesman for the Hollywood couple. 
Pakistan PM named as murder suspect  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:45:32 GMT
Pakistani police name Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as a suspect in the murder of 14 followers of an anti-government cleric in Lahore, officials say. 
Erdogan sworn in as Turkey president  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:48:45 GMT
Recep Tayyip Erdogan is officially sworn in as Turkish president after winning the country's first ever public vote for head of state. 
Nigeria launches electronic ID cards  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:45:51 GMT
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan formally launches a national electronic identity card, which can also be used to make payments. 
Iceland examines volcano 'cauldrons'  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:40:59 GMT
Scientists in Iceland say they are examining several depressions, termed 'cauldrons', near Bardarbunga volcano, which could be a sign of an eruption. 
Historic Afghan minaret 'threatened'  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:21:54 GMT
One of Afghanistan's architectural marvels, the minaret of Jam in Ghor province, is in danger of collapse, officials tell the BBC. 
Police seize video gamer live on cam  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:06:35 GMT
Armed police dramatically raid the office of a video gamer near Denver, US - and the incident was broadcast live online. 
VIDEO: Police seize gamer during live broadcast  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:22:53 GMT
A video gamer in Denver was dramatically involved in a raid by armed police acting on an assumed hoax call - and the incident was broadcast live online. 
VIDEO: Esha Ness cave is 'UK's biggest'  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:50:57 GMT
Geologist Jonathan Swale claims that the Calders Geo sea cave at Esha Ness in Shetland is the largest in Britain. 
VIDEO: Millionaires search Med for migrants  Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:02:35 GMT
A philanthropist couple have launched what they say is the world's first privately funded boat to help migrants in trouble at sea.