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Global protests over climate change 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:54:33 GMT 
    Street protests demanding urgent action on climate change have been taking place around the world, with marches reported in more than 2,000 locations.


Deal to end Yemen crisis signed 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 20:00:06 GMT 
    The Yemeni government and Shia Houthi rebels sign an agreement aimed at ending the political crisis which has gripped the country for weeks.


Afghan contenders sign unity deal 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:25:18 GMT 
    A deal to form a unity government in Afghanistan has been signed at a televised ceremony in Kabul, ending months of political wrangling.


Pope decries 'perverted' extremists 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:02:55 GMT 
    Tens of thousands of people attend a Mass by Pope Francis, as the pontiff hits out at extremists "perverting" religion to justify violence.


Moscow rally against Ukraine crisis 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:34:00 GMT 
    Tens of thousands of Russians are marching in Moscow in protest against Russia's involvement in the Ukraine crisis.


Kenya marks Westgate mall attack 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:33:55 GMT 
    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.


Turkish troops clear border Kurds 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:42:46 GMT 
    Turkish troops fire water cannon and tear gas at crowds which had gathered at the border in support of Syrian Kurdish refugees.


UK hostage's wife in appeal to IS 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:08:30 GMT 
    The wife of a British taxi driver being held hostage by Islamic State appeals to the militants to "see it in their hearts" to release him.


Deadly bomb blast in central Cairo 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:43:17 GMT 
    A bomb explosion near the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo kills at least two police officers, security officials say.


Deadly Egypt military aircraft crash 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:05:05 GMT 
    A military aircraft has crashed in Egypt, killing six crew, state TV reports.


Molten metal batteries for the grid 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:50:22 GMT 
    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.


More celeb 'naked pictures' leaked 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:06:39 GMT 
    Kim Kardashian, Mary-Kate Olsen and Vanessa Hudgens seem to be some of the latest victims.


Cape Fear actress Bergen dies aged 84 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:47:53 GMT 
    Polly Bergen, the actress whose fictional family was terrorised by Robert Mitchum in the 1962 film Cape Fear, dies aged 84.


VIDEO: Jude Law: "DRC gone off the radar" 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:19:43 GMT 
    During a trip to the troubled region of Eastern DRC, British actor Jude Law called for more international attention to be given to the country.


VIDEO: Prohibition plans for Kerala 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:42:32 GMT 
    The southern Indian state of Kerala has said it will ban the sale and consumption of alcohol to tackle the problem of excessive drinking.
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