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Malaysia declares MH370 an accident 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:06:14 GMT 
    Malaysia officially declares the disappearance of MH370 over the Indian Ocean in March 2014 an accident, and says all 239 people on board are presumed dead.


Deadly blast hits Mexico hospital 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:08:34 GMT 
    At least seven people, including four babies, are killed and many wounded in a gas tank explosion outside a maternity hospital in Mexico City.


Greece to seek 'common ground' 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:22:35 GMT 
    European Parliament President Martin Schulz says Greece will seek "common ground" with its European partners after meeting Alexis Tsipras.


Bulgaria extradites terror suspect 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:40:13 GMT 
    A French man connected to the gunmen behind the attack on Charlie Hebdo magazine is extradited from Bulgaria to France.


Russian jets 'disrupted UK aviation' 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:25:39 GMT 
    Russian military planes flew near UK airspace, causing "disruption to civil aviation" and prompting RAF jets to "escort" them, the Foreign Office says.


Jordan seeks proof pilot is alive 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:37:15 GMT 
    Jordan seeks proof a pilot held hostage by the Islamic State group is still alive as his family say they have reason to believe he is still safe.


Hezbollah 'wants no Israel conflict' 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:07:29 GMT 
    Israel says it has received a message from Lebanese militant group Hezbollah indicating it opposes military escalation after lethal clashes.


AirAsia co-pilot 'was flying plane' 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:48:25 GMT 
    More details emerge from the AirAsia Flight QZ8501 flight recorder, including evidence the French co-pilot was controlling the plane before it crashed.


Shell revives Arctic drilling plans 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:36:04 GMT 
    Royal Dutch Shell revives Arctic drilling plans, despite announcing a $15bn cut in global spending and profit figures that disappointed investors.


Guinea through in drawing of lots 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:39:26 GMT 
    Guinea reach the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals at the expense of Mali after the drawing of lots.


'Takeoff fault' caused Greek crash 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:52:37 GMT 
    A Greek fighter jet that crashed in Spain on Monday, killing 11, had suffered a technical fault during takeoff, the French military says.


Sabbath bassist in bar fight arrest 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:01:48 GMT 
    Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler is arrested in the United States after a bar fight, police say.


VIDEO: Art among the rubble in Shanghai 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:51:34 GMT 
    Demolition in China is often a sensitive, political subject, touching on the relative powerlessness of local residents in the face of omnipotent local officials.


VIDEO: NFL star refuses to play ball with media 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:59:44 GMT 
    A day after repeating one line 29 times in a news conference, Seattle Seahawks player Marshawn Lynch has been at it again, giving a variation of the same answer 14 times.


VIDEO: Museum's famous dinosaur on the move 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:14:42 GMT 
    The Natural History Museum's long-time entrance hall exhibit of a Diplodocus dinosaur will be replaced by a giant blue whale skeleton.
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