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Jan 26 2016

Ten Afghan police shot dead in insider attack

The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the attack. Another 26 people were injured, many of them station staffers. In recent months the Taliban briefly captur...

Jan 26 2016

Top dog Spieth hungry for more success

Jordan Spieth hailed a "masterclass" from Rory McIlroy after the world number three won their first duel of the year at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship. Since McIlroy l...

Jan 26 2016

UK On Alert As US Storm Crosses Atlantic

Environment Agency teams are working round the clock checking and maintaining flood defences by completing grid runs, checking flood gates and flood walls, clearing bloc...

Jan 26 2016

Iranian president Rouhani begins 4-day European visit

A Vatican statement issued after the meeting spoke of the "relevant role Iran is called on to play" to find political solutions to the problems afflicting the Middle East...

Jan 26 2016

Health officials probe tie between Zika, paralyzing syndrome

Less than nine months later, the number of reported cases of microcephaly, where a newborn infant's head is abnormally small, typically as a result of abnormal brain de...