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UN calls for more Nepal quake aid 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 16:36:54 GMT 
    One month after the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal, the United Nations calls for more food aid and shelter for the victims.


Massive India heatwave 'kills 500' 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 14:08:00 GMT 
    At least 500 people are reported to have died in a heatwave sweeping India with temperatures reaching 48C (118F) in some areas.


Deadly tornado strikes Mexican city 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 17:19:44 GMT 
    At least 10 people are reported killed and scores of houses destroyed as a tornado strikes Mexico's Ciudad Acuna.


Guineans jailed over Ebola taxi body 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 18:24:01 GMT 
    Six Guineans are put into prison isolation and will face trial for violating the health emergency after moving the body of an Ebola victim in a taxi.


US jets escort NYC-bound flight 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 18:24:22 GMT 
    A pair of US fighter jets escorts an Air France airliner bound for New York City after the flight was the subject of an anonymous threat.


IS threat to rare bird near Palmyra 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 15:18:56 GMT 
    Islamic State's capture of Palmyra in Syria threatens the last surviving colony of the northern bald ibis in the Middle East, experts says.


Triple murder suspect found dead 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 18:18:39 GMT 
    Detectives looking for a man suspected of killing his sister, his mother and her partner have discovered his body in a wooded area in Oxford.


Ancelotti sacked as Real manager 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 19:14:27 GMT 
    Carlo Ancelotti is sacked as Real Madrid manager after two seasons in charge of the Spanish giants.


'Deal to end' Nigeria fuel crisis 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 15:39:06 GMT 
    Nigeria's fuel wholesalers say they have reached a deal with the government that should soon see the end of the crippling fuel crisis.


Malaysia finds 139 'migrant graves' 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 08:31:50 GMT 
    A total of 139 grave sites of suspected migrants have been found in 28 trafficking camps close to Malaysia's border with Thailand, police say.


Tunisian soldier shoots seven dead 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 13:09:57 GMT 
    A Tunisian soldier is shot dead after he kills seven people at a military barracks in Tunis, according to the country's defence ministry.


Israel ex-PM given prison sentence 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 08:46:33 GMT 
    Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is sentenced to eight months in prison for fraud and breach of trust.


VIDEO: Under fire from IS snipers in Iraq 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 16:19:16 GMT 
    The Iraqi army, supported by coalition airstrikes and Iran-backed militias, finds itself locked in fierce battles for many parts of the country.


VIDEO: Hundreds of homes destroyed in US floods 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 19:03:25 GMT 
    Devastating floods have hit southern and central parts of the United States, killing three people and forcing thousands to leave their homes.


VIDEO: Nepal boy: 'Mum was buried by rubble' 
  Mon, 25 May 2015 10:03:30 GMT 
    Two brothers, Ganesh and Santos Bharati, whose mother died in the first of two earthquakes to hit Nepal, describe their lives one month on.
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