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Blatter unity call before Fifa vote 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 13:40:40 GMT 
    Beleaguered Fifa president Sepp Blatter calls for unity in a fighting speech ahead of a vote to decide the next leader of football's world governing body.


Merkel: I'll work with UK on EU change 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 12:31:30 GMT 
    Angela Merkel says she does not rule out future treaty changes as she promises to work "constructively" with the UK on EU reform.


Alloy bounces back 10 million times 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 00:25:23 GMT 
    Engineers produce a "shape memory alloy" that can pop back into shape more than 10 million times, shattering previous records for this type of material.


Bomb attack at Saudi Arabia mosque 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 13:24:42 GMT 
    At least four people die in a bomb attack outside a Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia, only a week after more than 20 people were killed in a similar bombing.


IS militants 'seize Libyan airport' 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 13:46:59 GMT 
    Islamic State militants in Libya say they have seized the airport in Sirte, as the group continues to make advances in the country.


China executes teacher for abuse 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 05:34:25 GMT 
    China's top court says it has executed a primary school teacher found guilty of raping or sexually abusing 26 girls.


Barrier Reef spared 'danger' listing 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 12:22:11 GMT 
    The Great Barrier Reef should not go on the World Heritage danger list, according to a United Nations draft report.


Alleged Nazi criminal dies in Canada 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 08:51:28 GMT 
    A suspected Nazi war criminal, Vladimir Katriuk, dies in Canada just weeks after being charged by Russia with war crimes.


More migrants rescued as Asean meets 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 14:03:49 GMT 
    Myanmar intercepts a boat of 700 migrants off its southern coast, as countries agree to try to tackle the crisis at a regional meeting in Bangkok.


North Korean hackers 'could kill' 
  Thu, 28 May 2015 23:00:39 GMT 
    Pyongyang's hackers are capable of attacks that could destroy critical infrastructure and even kill people, a high-profile defector warns.


Sugar warning over fruit snacks 
  Thu, 28 May 2015 23:02:25 GMT 
    Many supposedly "healthy" fruit snacks aimed at children contain more sugar than a bag of sweets, says campaign group Action on Sugar.


Buhari promises change for Nigeria 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 13:15:11 GMT 
    Muhammadu Buhari is sworn in as Nigeria's president in front of cheering crowds, promising to tackle the Boko Haram insurgency and corruption.


Anderson takes 400th Test wicket 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 12:45:37 GMT 
    James Anderson becomes the first England bowler to take 400 Test wickets, in the second Test against New Zealand.


VIDEO: On the ground with Libyan forces 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 04:44:03 GMT 
    The BBC has been given rare access to the army that is allied to the internationally recognised government in Libya.


VIDEO: Migrants find refuge in Aceh shelter 
  Fri, 29 May 2015 08:45:28 GMT 
    More than 1,800 Muslim migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh are sheltered in the Indonesian province of Aceh.
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World News From BBC
Blatter unity call before Fifa vote  Fri, 29 May 2015 13:40:40 GMT
Merkel: I'll work with UK on EU change  Fri, 29 May 2015 12:31:30 GMT
Alloy bounces back 10 million times  Fri, 29 May 2015 00:25:23 GMT
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