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Greece forms anti-bailout coalition 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:14:02 GMT 
    Greece's far-left Syriza party joins hands with the right-wing Greek Independents to form an anti-austerity governing coalition.


Obama attends India's Republic Day 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:56:43 GMT 
    President Barack Obama begins the second day of his visit to India by becoming the first US head of state to attend the Republic Day parade.


Egypt doctor 'convicted in FGM case' 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:12:12 GMT 
    An Egyptian doctor is convicted in a landmark retrial of carrying out female genital mutilation surgery, a campaign group and lawyer say.


Greek singer Demis Roussos dies 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:13:14 GMT 
    Greek singer Demis Roussos, who sold more than 60 million albums worldwide, has died aged 69, an Athens hospital confirms to the BBC.


US braced for 'historic blizzard' 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:10:36 GMT 
    Forecasters predict a huge blizzard on the US north-east coast, with New York's mayor warning of a record storm and thousands of flights cancelled.


LRA commander due in Hague court 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 04:36:14 GMT 
    Top Ugandan rebel commander Dominic Ongwen is due to appear at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague to face war crimes charges.


Cameron: Hoax call 'did no harm' 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:17:14 GMT 
    David Cameron says a hoax call he received from someone claiming to be the head of GCHQ did not "breach security".


'Soldiers killed' in Ukraine clashes 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:50:22 GMT 
    Intense fighting with between Russian-backed rebels and army units in eastern Ukraine sees seven soldiers killed in 24 hours, the military says.


Nigeria repels new attack on key city 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:31:50 GMT 
    Nigeria's military repels a new assault by militant Islamist group Boko Haram on the key north-eastern city of Maiduguri, an army source tells the BBC.


Malaysia Airlines website hacked 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:51:53 GMT 
    A hacker group attacks the official website of Malaysia Airlines, but the company says bookings and user data are not compromised.


First female bishop consecrated 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:20:28 GMT 
    The Church of England consecrates its first female bishop, the Reverend Libby Lane, in a ceremony at York Minster.


VIDEO: SAG awards: The highlights 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 06:58:44 GMT 
    Eddie Redmayne and Downton Abbey are among the winners at the Screen Actors Guild awards.


VIDEO: 'I lost a week': UK Ebola nurse 
  Sat, 24 Jan 2015 18:00:03 GMT 
    The first Briton to be diagnosed with Ebola in the UK has been given the all clear and discharged from hospital.


VIDEO: Badminton hero on doping claim 
  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 23:10:50 GMT 
    Malaysia's national hero, Lee Chong Wei, says he will retire from the sport of badminton if he is given a two-year suspension for allegedly doping.


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  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:48:12 GMT 
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