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Migrant truck death accused in court 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:29:31 GMT 
    Three Bulgarians and an Afghan appear in court in Hungary in connection with the deaths of 71 migrants found in the back of a lorry in Austria.

Thai police make Bangkok blast arrest 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:08:00 GMT 
    Police in Bangkok say they have arrested a man in connection with a bomb that killed 20 people in the Thai capital nearly two weeks ago.

Farah wins historic 5,000m gold 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:19:39 GMT 
    Britain's Mo Farah completes a historic 'triple-double' by winning the 5,000m at the World Championships in Beijing.

Egypt jails al-Jazeera journalists 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:22:08 GMT 
    Three al-Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt of "spreading false news" are sentenced to three years in prison at their retrial in Cairo.

Paris talks focus on train security 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:21:20 GMT 
    Calls for increased security on the railways are to be discussed at talks in Paris, following last week's foiled attack on a high-speed train.

Storm Erika kills 20 in Dominica 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 04:50:54 GMT 
    Tropical Storm Erika leaves at least 20 dead on the Caribbean island of Dominica, with the devastation setting it back 20 years, its PM says.

Mass protest against Malaysia PM 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:51:05 GMT 
    Tens of thousands of Malaysians protest in Kuala Lumpur, calling for PM Najib Razak to quit over a financial scandal.

Drinking water 'no hangover cure' 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 06:02:34 GMT 
    Snacking or drinking water after a heavy night of drinking alcohol does not prevent a hangover, research on Dutch students suggests.

Year-long 'Mars isolation' begins 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:57:20 GMT 
    A team of Nasa recruits begins a year-long isolation in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii, to simulate life on Mars.

Satellite image of IS destruction 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:24:12 GMT 
    A French satellite system pictures a pile of rubble where the ancient Temple of Baalshamin at Palmyra in Syria used to stand.

French reporters 'blackmailed king' 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:55:48 GMT 
    Two French reporters have been arrested and accused of attempting to blackmail the king of Morocco, lawyers say.

US man dies after petty theft arrest 
  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:39:18 GMT 
    A Virginia man arrested for stealing $5 (£3) worth of snacks dies in jail after being held there for more than three months.

VIDEO: Nasa team 'living on Mars' for a year 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:59:37 GMT 
    A team of Nasa recruits begins living near a barren volcano in Hawaii to simulate what life would be like on Mars.

VIDEO: Egypt verdict 'a dangerous message' 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:46:48 GMT 
    The conviction of three al-Jazeera journalists by an Egyptian court "sends a dangerous message", lawyer Amal Clooney says.

VIDEO: Tropical storm Erika batters Dominica 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 06:19:19 GMT 
    At least 20 people have died after tropical storm Erika swept across the Caribbean island of Dominica.
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