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  • 17 April 2015

    Government forces in Iraq believe they have killed Saddam Hussein's former deputy who later allied himself with Islamic State militants.

  • 17 April 2015

    The UNations has launched an appeal for £180 million to aid 7.5 million people in Yemen over the next three months, as fighting intensifies in the south and air strikes pound 18 of Yemen's 22 provinces.

  • 17 April 2015

    Relatives of people killed in the Germanwings plane crash have gathered in Cologne for a memorial service.

  • 17 April 2015

    South African police have fired rubber bullets and a stun grenade to disperse a gang of African immigrants who had armed themselves with machetes in a run-down district of east Johannesburg.

  • 17 April 2015

    A veteran Chinese journalist has been jailed for seven years for leaking a document detailing the Communist Party's resolve to target civil press freedom as a threat to its monopoly on power.

  • 17 April 2015

    Five adults have been found dead inside a home in Phoenix, Arizona, after a shooting in a suspected dispute about the family's business.

  • 16 April 2015

    Tears and grief mixed with anger as relatives mourned the 300 people, mostly schoolchildren, killed a year ago when the ferry Sewol sank in cold waters off the South Korean coast.

  • 16 April 2015

    A Lebanese journalist and her television channel have gone on trial before a UN-backed court in a case critics say raises questions about press freedom but which prosecutors say is essential to protect vulnerable witnesses.