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MH17 bodies leave Ukraine rebel area 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:02:52 GMT 
    A train carrying the remains of most of the victims of the MH17 plane crash arrives in the Ukrainian city of Kharkhiv, out of rebel-held territory.


Fresh push to broker Gaza truce 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:01:13 GMT 
    A diplomatic push to broker a truce in the Gaza Strip is intensifying, as Israel continues its military operation on the Palestinian territory.


FGM parents to face prosecution 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:43:18 GMT 
    Parents will face prosecution if they fail to prevent their daughters undergoing female genital mutilation or forced marriage under new measures being announced.


Indonesia candidate rejects election 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:41:16 GMT 
    Indonesian presidential election candidate Prabowo Subianto says he is withdrawing from the election process, alleging massive fraud, hours before results are due.


'Foreigners' killed in Kabul attack 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:50:21 GMT 
    A suicide bomber outside Kabul airport kills at least one Afghan and at least three foreign security guards, officials say.


S Korea ferry boss death confirmed 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:22:12 GMT 
    Police in South Korea say a body they found in June is that of the fugitive boss of the operator of a ferry that sank in April killing 300 people.


Litvinenko inquiry to be announced 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:33:04 GMT 
    An inquiry will be held into the death of the Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko, the Home Secretary Theresa May is to announce.


Credit Suisse posts quarterly loss 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:12:02 GMT 
    Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse reports its biggest quarterly loss in almost six years after being hit by its settlement with US authorities over tax evasion charges.


Boston bomber 'friend' found guilty 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:12:40 GMT 
    A friend of one of the men suspected of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombing is convicted of impeding the investigation into the attack.


Texas deploys troops to US border 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:09:32 GMT 
    Texas Governor Rick Perry orders 1,000 troops to the US border with Mexico, saying the federal government had failed to secure it.


Boko Haram 'controls' Nigeria town 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:31:49 GMT 
    Nigeria's militant Islamists raise their black flag in the town of Damboa after capturing it, a local vigilante leader tells the BBC.


Beef's greater environment burden 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:08:53 GMT 
    A new study says the production of beef is around 10 times more damaging to the environment than any other form of livestock.


VIDEO: 'I was forced to marry a stranger' 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:22:50 GMT 
    BBC News hears from a 17-year-old in Zambia who was forced into marriage against her will.


VIDEO: Gaza 'terror tunnels' - in 60 secs 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:08:20 GMT 
    Israel sent ground troops into Gaza on Thursday, saying the ground operation is necessary to target Hamas' network of tunnels.


VIDEO: Could you beat Usain Bolt in a race? 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:06:48 GMT 
    Engineers are making it possible for spectators to race against the world's fastest man.
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