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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 21:16:15 GMT 
    A gas tank lorry explodes outside a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City, killing a woman and a baby.


Gunman arrested at Dutch TV station 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:26:14 GMT 
    A gunman is arrested in a studio of Dutch news broadcaster NOS after disrupting the main evening news programme, reportedly demanding airtime.


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.


US Congress passes Keystone approval 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:46:48 GMT 
    The US Senate passes a bill to approve the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, sending it to President Barack Obama's desk for a likely veto.


Russian planes 'disrupted UK aviation' 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:18:48 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 efforts to negotiate a prisoner swap continue.


Portugal gives Jews 'return rights' 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:41:17 GMT 
    The Portuguese government grants citizenship rights to descendants of Sephardic Jews expelled from the country five centuries ago.


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.


Man missed lottery jackpot by seven seconds 
  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:32:12 GMT 
    Canada's Supreme Court says it will not hear the appeal of a Quebec man who missed a C$27m (£18m) lottery jackpot by seven seconds.


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.


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  Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:36:49 GMT 
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