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Mass rally in Tunis over museum raid 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:32:46 GMT 
    Thousands march in Tunis over the Bardo Museum terror attack, as authorities say that one of the raid's leaders has been killed.


78 DNA strands found in Alps crash 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:37:41 GMT 
    Five days after the crash of Germanwings flight 4U 9525 in the French Alps, investigators say they have isolated 78 distinct DNA strands.


Australia crush NZ to win World Cup 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:08:01 GMT 
    Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets to win the World Cup for a fifth time at a packed Melbourne Cricket Ground.


Iran nuclear negotiations intensify 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:23:50 GMT 
    Six world powers and Iran intensify talks in Lausanne, as a deadline to reach a deal on Tehran's nuclear programme looms.


Singapore holds Lee Kuan Yew funeral 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:24:56 GMT 
    Singapore holds a state funeral for its founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, with tens of thousands lining the streets despite torrential rain.


Arab League to create military force 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:46:34 GMT 
    Arab League countries meeting in Egypt agree to create a joint Arab military force amid a crisis in Yemen and regional jihadist threats.


Air Canada plane 'exits' runway 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:32:11 GMT 
    An Air Canada plane landing at Halifax, Nova Scotia, leaves the runway while landing, with 23 people taken to hospital for observation.


Nigeria voting continues after delays 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 04:15:55 GMT 
    Voting is to continue for second day in some parts of Nigeria after technical problems during Saturday's presidential election.


Greece's creditors mull new reforms 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:08:46 GMT 
    Greece's creditors are studying new reform plans put forward by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' government in a bid to secure further bailout funds.


Uzbeks set to re-elect president 
  Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:24:37 GMT 
    Uzbeks have been voting in large numbers in presidential elections which are all but certain to be won by the incumbent, Islam Karimov


VIDEO: Alps rescuer: 'The scene was surreal' 
  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:40:51 GMT 
    Jean Sebastien Beaud from the mountain police, who arrived at the French Alps site soon after the plane crash, describes the scene as "surreal".


VIDEO: Does your pet have 'separation anxiety'? 
  Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:39:26 GMT 
    Vets are warning that a growing number of dogs and other pets are suffering from separation anxiety as peoples' working habits change.


VIDEO: China warning over global warming 
  Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:24:45 GMT 
    The head of China's weather bureau warns that the country faces serious problems as a result of climate change.


VIDEO: India 'looking strong' in World Cup 
  Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:46:24 GMT 
    India have looked very impressive in the cricket World Cup, and cricket columnist Ayaz Memon has been speaking to the BBC in Mumbai on their chances of winning the tournament.


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