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Bahrain executes three Shia men over 2014 police killing

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The men were found guilty of a bomb attack that killed three police officers three years ago Bahrain has executed three Shia men...

Brazil prisoners beheaded in riot at Natal prison

Image copyright AFP Image caption Prisoners were seen on the roof of Alcacuz prison At least 10 prisoners have been killed in fighting between rival gangs at the largest...

Israel-Palestinian conflict: France holds world summit

Image copyright AP Image caption French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault opened the conference on Sunday A major international conference to try to kick-start peace...

Ivory Coast mutiny: deal struck between army and state

Image copyright AFP / Getty Images Image caption Ivory Coast soldiers at the airport in Bouake, ahead of the defence minister’s arrival for negotiations Ivory...

Japanese man rescued after night at sea on surfboard

Image copyright MSC Image caption The Japanese man ran out of energy after battling the current for six hours A Japanese surfer who spent a night at sea clinging to his...

US Congress backs repeal of Obamacare

Image copyright Getty Images The US House of Representatives has taken the first step toward demolishing President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law, known...

Gambia election winner Adama Barrow calls for talks

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Adama Barrow told the BBC he wants direct talks with Yahya Jammeh The winner of December’s presidential election in The...

El Salvador: No murders reported for 24 hours

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Gang members can usually be identified by their tattooed faces and bodies Police in El Salvador say the country has gone 24 hours...

Australian minister quits over expenses

Image copyright ABC Image caption Sussan Ley has resigned as Australia’s health minister Australia’s Health Minister Sussan Ley has resigned after using a...

Los Angeles College Pays $28,000 to the Hackers as Ransom

A report published in a Los Angeles Valley College school newspaper, explains that a college whose whole system was hacked by the group of hackers paid $28,000 ransom...