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Pentagon: IS 'beyond anything we've seen'
US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel says Islamic State group has an "apocalyptic" vision and that it must be defeated.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 04:33 GMT
US bombs Islamic State fighters in north Iraq
Air raids come days after murder of US journalist, which group says was revenge for US attacks on its fighters in Iraq.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 00:10 GMT
US troops entered Syria to find James Foley
Obama authorised a secret mission to free journalist and other Americans but they were not found, officials say.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 12:58 GMT
Obama vows to fight IS 'cancer' after killing
US president promises "vigilant and relentless" action to bring killers of beheaded journalist James Foley to justice.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 18:09 GMT
UK PM in emergency talks over 'Foley killing'
David Cameron cuts short holiday after video appears to show a man with a British accent beheading a US journalist.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 16:25 GMT
Snubbing the Elephants of Ivory Coast
National football team's recurring failures have turned rapturous support of local fans cold - even icy at times.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 13:19 GMT
Picking up the pieces in riot-struck Ferguson
Residents count the cost of violence after black American teenager shot dead by white Missouri police officer.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 10:04 GMT
Protesters back on the streets in US suburb
Demonstrators say they will persist until white police officer is charged over killing of unarmed black teenager.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 08:47 GMT
IS group claims beheading US journalist
Islamic State group says it acted in revenge for US strikes against it and threatens to kill another US journalist.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 05:22 GMT
Ferguson police 'come under fire' at protest
Police say they came under heavy gunfire during protests in Missouri as renewed clashes erupted overnight.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 10:02 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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The outlaw state of Israel, part II
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In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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