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Australia batsman Phil Hughes dies 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:00:20 GMT 
    Australia Test batsman Phil Hughes has died in a Sydney hospital, officials say, days after being hit on the head by a ball.


Ebola vaccine trial 'promising' 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:39:51 GMT 
    The first human trial of an experimental vaccine against Ebola suggests that it is safe and may help the immune system to combat the virus.


Thai elections 'could be delayed' 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:08:52 GMT 
    Thailand's finance minister tells the BBC that elections to end military rule might now not take place until 2016.


Oil price falls ahead of Opec meeting 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:45:40 GMT 
    The price of oil has fallen as Opec oil producers prepare for their meeting on Thursday and data shows crude stocks rose last week.


Kim sister given senior N Korea role 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:03:44 GMT 
    The younger sister of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un is referred to as a senior official for the first time by state media.


Egyptian youths jailed over protests 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:55:46 GMT 
    A court in Egypt sends 78 boys under the age of 18 to prison for taking part in protests in support of the Muslim Brotherhood.


Spain minister resigns over scandal 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:04:01 GMT 
    Health minister Ana Mato resigns amid a court investigation into a massive corruption scandal over illegal payments in Spain.


Google told to expand right to forget 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:47:43 GMT 
    EU data privacy regulators say Google must apply the right to have search results removed to its .com site as well as its European versions.


Jerusalem attacker wife loses rights 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:37:21 GMT 
    Israel revokes the residency rights of the widow of one of the two Palestinian men who killed five people at a synagogue in Jerusalem.


US planes 'may use British carrier' 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 04:24:17 GMT 
    The Royal Navy wants to ask US squadrons to fly off its new aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, because of delays to Britain’s new F35B fighters.


US police release boy shooting tapes 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 23:35:23 GMT 
    A 12-year-old shot and fatally wounded by police in the US city of Cleveland was told to show his hands three times before officers opened fire, say officials.


Spain to investigate gatecrash claims 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:59:50 GMT 
    A Spanish gatecrasher who talked his way into the coronation reception of King Felipe VI faces prosecution over claims he made in a TV interview.


VIDEO: Parrots find home in Caracas 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:21:20 GMT 
    Caracas, the Venezuelan capital, is notorious for its crime and pollution, but it also, somewhat strangely for a city, has a thriving population of macaws.


VIDEO: Nun's Like a Virgin hit raises eyebrows 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:09:54 GMT 
    A nun who won Italy's version of The Voice singing contest has released an album, revealing some unusual song choices.


VIDEO: Obama pardons Thanksgiving turkeys 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:49:55 GMT 
    Barack Obama carries out the annual White House tradition of pardoning two turkeys, preventing them from becoming Thanksgiving dinner.
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