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Nigeria leader condemns mosque raid

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan vows "to leave no stone unturned" in tracking down the perpetrators of a mosque attack that left dozens dead.

Mubarak murder retrial verdict due

A court in Egypt is due to deliver a verdict in the retrial of ousted President Hosni Mubarak on charges of conspiring to kill protesters in 2011.

Pope in symbolic Istanbul visit

Pope Francis is due to meet Muslim and Christian leaders in Istanbul on the second day of his three-day highly symbolic visit to Turkey.

IS 'not weakened by air strikes'

Two months of US-led air strikes have failed to weaken Islamic State militants, Syria's foreign minister says, urging Turkey to tighten border controls.

Taiwan holds biggest local elections

Taiwan is holding its biggest local elections, widely seen as a referendum on the China policy of the governing party.

Venezuela jail overdose kills 35

Thirty-five Venezuelan inmates are reported to have died after overdosing on the contents of a prison infirmary they stormed.

Mexican comic actor Chespirito dies

One of Latin America's most beloved comic actors, the Mexican Roberto Gomez Bolanos, or "Chespirito", dies at the age of 85.

'Anti-government' gun attack in Texas

A gunman who attacked downtown buildings and the Mexican Consulate in Austin, Texas, before being shot may have had political reasons, say police.

Sarkozy favourite in party poll

French conservatives are set to elect their next leader in a poll which could mark Nicolas Sarkozy's return to frontline politics.

Man injured by Dutch pop-up toilet

A man is injured after a pop-up toilet unexpectedly emerges from underground in the Dutch city of Amsterdam, throwing a stationary scooter onto him.

Mickey Rourke wins boxing match

Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke wins an exhibition boxing match in Moscow after returning to the ring for the first time in 20 years.

Rice wins appeal against suspension

NFL running-back Ray Rice can play again after winning his appeal against an indefinite ban issued for hitting his wife.

US sees slower Black Friday sales

Black Friday is less intense this year in the US after many stores opened earlier on Thursday.

Brazil legend Pele is 'improving'

Brazil legend Pele is improving but remains in intensive care having been admitted to hospital with a urinary infection.

Mexican president to overhaul police

Mexico's president announces plans for a massive overhaul of police, in the wake of the disappearance of 43 students in September.

Hollande visits Ebola-hit Guinea

French President Francois Hollande visits Guinea on the first trip by a Western leader to a country at the centre of the West African Ebola outbreak.

DR Congo 'coup plotters' acquitted

A group of 15 men accused of plotting to assassinate the president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Joseph Kabila, have been acquitted by a South African court.

Safety inquiry after Hughes's death

Cricket Australia will hold an investigation into player safety following the death of Test batsman Phillip Hughes.

Chinese smokers face cigarette ban

Smokers in China's capital are to be banned from lighting up in all indoor public spaces under plans being introduced by the Beijing government.

'Up to 13,000 slaves' working in UK

There could be about 10-13,000 victims of slavery in the UK, far more than previous estimates, analysis for the Home Office suggests.

Back me on migration, PM tells EU

David Cameron urges EU leaders to back his "reasonable" plans to curb welfare benefits for migrants, saying he will "rule nothing out" if they fail.

Gaza floods prompt emergency status

After days of heavy rain, the UN declares a state of emergency amid severe flooding in the Gaza Strip, still damaged from the summer war.

Two dead in Egypt Islamist clashes

At least two demonstrators die in Egypt as Islamist anti-government protesters clash with police in Cairo.

NHS 'U-turn' over drug trial money

NHS England says letters sent out to local health bosses suggesting the funding of patients in clinical drug trials might be cut were "incorrect".

Brown wants Scots politics 'reset'

Former PM Gordon Brown says politicians in Scotland must stop obsessing about constitutional change and focus on improving people's lives.

Indian economic growth slows to 5.3%

India's economy grew by 5.3% in the July-to-September period from a year earlier, down from a rate of 5.7% in the previous quarter.

Oil prices hit fresh four-year lows

Crude oil prices hit a four-year low after the decision of the Opec oil producers' cartel not to cut output.

Eurozone inflation rate falls to 0.3%

The eurozone inflation rate falls to 0.3%, suggesting that deflation remains a threat for the 18-nation bloc.

Australia retire Hughes's ODI shirt

Australia retire the number 64 one-day international shirt number of Phillip Hughes, who died on Thursday.

Van Persie low after 'very bad game'

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says Robin van Persie had a "very bad game" against Arsenal - and his confidence is low.


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