France backs Greece in debt bid
France's Socialist government has offered support for Greece's efforts to renegotiate debt for its huge bailout plan, amid renewed fears about Europe's economic stability.
13 troops killed in Ukraine clashes
Ukraine says 13 of its servicemen have been killed and 20 injured in fighting with Russia-backed separatist forces over the past 24 hours.
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Video: Incredible sea of fog fills the Grand Canyon
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Three-year-old shoots both parents
A three-year-old boy in the US got hold of a handgun from his mother's bag and fired a shot that injured both his parents.
Nigerian troops repel city attack
Nigerian troops have repelled Islamic extremists who attacked from four fronts on Maiduguri, the biggest city in north-east Nigeria, with several civilians killed by...
Justin shares nappy birthday news
It may be Justin Timberlake's birthday, but it's another birth date that's filling the actor-singer's mind - that of his future son or daughter.
'Father of the Pill' Djerassi dies
Carl Djerassi, the chemist widely considered the father of the birth control pill, has died.
Obama condemns 'heinous' beheading
US president Barack Obama has led worldwide condemnation of the killing of a Japanese journalist by Islamic State (IS) militants, calling it a "heinous murder".
Houston daughter in bathtub drama
The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found unresponsive in a bathtub today and taken to a hospital, police said.
Japan slams 'deplorable' IS video
The Japanese government expressed "extreme indignation" today over a video purportedly from the Islamic State group that shows a militant beheading hostage Kenji Goto.
7,500 troops to fight Boko Haram
African leaders have agreed to send 7,500 troops to fight the Boko Haram insurgency in north-east Nigeria.
Huge crowd at Podemos party rally
Hundreds of thousands of people marched through Madrid today in a show of strength by a fledgling radical leftist party, which hopes to emulate the success of Greece's Syriza party in the Spanish general election later this year.
President sticking by quit decision
Yemeni president Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi is refusing to reconsider his resignation "at gunpoint", an official said.
Balloon feat pilots land off Mexico
Two pilots in a helium-filled balloon have landed safely off the coast of Mexico after a nearly 7,000-mile long trip across the Pacific Ocean.
Fire devastates major library
A fire at one of Russia's largest public libraries has been raging for more than 17 hours, destroying thousands of rare documents.
Sergio Mattarella elected president
Italian MPs have elected Constitutional Court judge Sergio Mattarella president on the third day of voting.
Former German president dies at 94
Former German president Richard von Weizsaecker, who urged his country to confront the Nazi past, promoted reconciliation and denounced far-right violence, has died at the age of 94.
Hostage 'beheading' video released
An online video released tonight purported to show an Islamic State group militant behead Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, ending days of negotiations by diplomats to save the man.
Anger after mosque bombing kills 59
Thousands of Shiites across Pakistan mourned and protested today after a bombing at a Shiite mosque killed at least 59 people.
Canada to criminalise terror calls
Tough new laws announced by Canada will make it a crime to call for a terror attack and allow police to detain anyone suspected of being involved in a plot without charge for up to seven days.
Fury at 'overweight' Oz author obit
Australia's main national newspaper is facing a worldwide volley of criticism over an obituary calling the nation's most famous author plain and overweight.
Run-in as owl swoops to conquer
A flying fiend which has been attacking joggers in an Oregon park is a notorious barred owl, experts say - a species the US government is spending millions to kill.
Elvis kitsch all bagged up for sale
Thousands of Elvis Presley-themed items from the kitschy collection of the late Paul MacLeod are going up for auction.
Singer Shakira and footballer Pique welcome their second son
Colombian pop singer Shakira has given birth to a boy, her second child with her footballer partner Gerard Pique.
Coffin of JFK 'killer' sold wrongly
A Texas judge has ruled that the original coffin in which accused JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald was buried belongs to his brother, not the undertaker's that auctioned it for nearly £60,000.
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Botanic Inn Belfast, January 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast -2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cuckoo - December 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife - The Cloth Ear, Belfast, January 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Bar With No Name -2014/2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Sixty6, Cathedral Quarter, Belfast - Winter 2014/2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Shine Belfast, December 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cathedral Quarter, Belfast December 2014 - The National, 21 Social, The Dirty Onion and Duke of York
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast - December 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast-Nov, Dec 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Sixty6, Cathedral Quarter, Belfast - December 2014
Filthy McNasty's - November 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Shiro
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast - November 2014
The Bot, Belfast - November 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Thompson's Garage Sound Of Misfit
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cuckoo - October 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Alibi, The Parlour, Groovy Train, The Eg
The Dirty Onion November 2014
The Limelight, November 13
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