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VIDEO: Flash floods derail India trains 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:00:46 GMT 
    Two passenger trains in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh have derailed minutes apart on a partially flooded bridge, killing at least 24 people.


VIDEO: 'Rocky' wildfire burns through wine country 
  Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:54:58 GMT 
    Evacuation orders are issued to thousands of residents in Northern California as firefighters struggle to contain a series of blazes in the area.


VIDEO: Picasso worth $27m seized from boat 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 02:37:32 GMT 
    A Picasso painting worth more than $27m (£17m) has been seized and impounded by French custom officials in Corsica.


VIDEO: New Suez canal divides Egyptians 
  Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:53:19 GMT 
    Ordinary Egyptians consider whether the huge investment in a new lane for the Suez Canal, which is due to be unveiled on 6 August, is value for money.


VIDEO: Reunion islanders in debris search 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:03:37 GMT 
    People in Reunion have been combing the beaches looking for further debris that could be linked to missing flight MH370.


Chastened Assad faces up to reality 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 02:35:14 GMT 
    The Syrian President has been forced to acknowledge setbacks as he fights for the survival of his regime, says Jim Muir.


Sweden offers no easy immigration answers 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 02:36:04 GMT 
    Sweden has welcomed migrants to the country, but that does not mean it has been plain sailing, says Shaun Ley.


What's behind the 'anti-vax' movement? 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 02:39:24 GMT 
    Four experts share their thoughts on the anti-vaccination movement.


Trouble in orbit: the growing problem of space junk 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 00:33:47 GMT 
    Dr Hugh Lewis examines the threat posed by growing amounts of space junk, and outlines some possible solutions.


Adam Goodes 'spear' auctioned online 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:02:33 GMT 
    The race row over Australian footballer Adam Goodes shifts to online auction house eBay with a mock sale of his "spear".


Rock stacks reveal 'jumping' quakes 
  Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:54:40 GMT 
    Scientists solve the riddle of why precariously balanced rocks near the San Andreas fault have never been toppled by earthquakes - revealing crucial interactions between faultlines.


Global economic growth 'to slow' 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:34:33 GMT 
    The NIESR think tank predicts global economic growth will slow this year to the lowest rate since the financial crisis.


Greek bank stocks down for third day 
  Wed, 05 Aug 2015 09:38:40 GMT 
    Greek bank shares have fallen sharply for a third day, continuing the trend seen since the stock exchange re-opened at the start of the week.


First 3D-printed pill approved in US 
  Tue, 04 Aug 2015 11:45:23 GMT 
    In a world first, the US Food and Drug Administration has given go-ahead for a 3D printed pill to go into production.


Hackers target internet address flaw 
  Tue, 04 Aug 2015 09:21:34 GMT 
    Hackers are exploiting a serious flaw in the internet's architecture, according to a security firm.
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