At least one person has been killed and more than 40 have been left wounded after hundreds of Christian protesters clashed with riot police in Egypt. The scuffles began after authorities halted the construction of a church in...
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An Iranian man is charged with arms trafficking in a Nigerian court, in connection with an arms shipment intercepted at a port last month.
Palestinians say troops have demolished mosques and several other structures in two areas in the occupied territory.
Brazilian police say they have regained control of the Vila Cruzeiro shanty town in Rio de Janeiro, as part of operations to tackle a wave of gang violence.
The European Commission is to ban the chemical bisphenol A from plastic baby bottles - but one expert calls it an "overreaction".
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The Met Office issues warnings of heavy snow and icy roads as the earliest widespread wintry conditions for 17 years grip much of the UK.
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Around one in a hundred deaths worldwide is due to passive smoking, which kills an estimated 600,000 people a year, World Health Organization (WHO) researchers said on Friday.
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