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What does Jokowi win mean for Indonesia?

July 22, 2014 - 1:49pm
What does a Joko Widodo win mean for Indonesia?

UN chief: 'Start talking' over Gaza

July 22, 2014 - 1:22pm
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon pushes for an end to the Gaza conflict with a call in Israel for both sides to "start talking".

British films to premiere at Toronto

July 22, 2014 - 1:07pm
A trio of major British films are to receive their world premieres at this year's Toronto Film Festival, including Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything.

Saudi market to open to foreigners

July 22, 2014 - 1:01pm
Saudi Arabia's stock market is to open up to foreign investors for the first time, the country announces.

EU to widen Russia sanctions

July 22, 2014 - 1:00pm
The EU will widen sanctions against Russia to include more individuals and consider targeting the defence sector, the Dutch foreign minister says.

MH17 bodies out of rebel area

July 22, 2014 - 12:36pm
A train carrying the remains of most of the victims of the MH17 plane crash arrives in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, out of rebel-held territory.

Children dead in French bus crash

July 22, 2014 - 12:30pm
Five children and an adult are killed in a minibus crash near the French city of Troyes, south-east of Paris, officials say.

VIDEO: On the ground in 'devastated' Gaza

July 22, 2014 - 12:30pm
The BBC's Paul Adams reports from Gaza City where rescue workers try to retrieve bodies from buildings brought down by missile strikes.

Poisoned spy death inquiry announced

July 22, 2014 - 12:20pm
The government announces a public inquiry into the death of Alexander Litvinenko, the former KGB officer poisoned with radioactive polonium in London.

Shipment warning hits Harley-Davidson

July 22, 2014 - 12:01pm
Shares in Harley-Davidson fall more than 6% after the motorbike maker says it will ship fewer bikes this year than previously forecast.

VIDEO: Floral tributes for MH17 victims

July 22, 2014 - 11:57am
Hundreds of flowers have been laid outside Schiphol airport in Amsterdam in remembrance of the victims of the Malaysian airliner which crashed in Ukraine.

VIDEO: Joko Widodo wins Indonesia election

July 22, 2014 - 11:53am
Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo has been declared the winner of Indonesia's hotly-contested presidential election.

Buttler replaces Prior for England

July 22, 2014 - 11:52am
Jos Buttler replaces Matt Prior as wicketkeeper in the England squad for the third Test against India at the Rose Bowl.

Fargo gets second series with new cast

July 22, 2014 - 11:21am
Emmy-nominated TV show Fargo is set to return for a second season but with a new cast.

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe in ODI

July 22, 2014 - 11:21am
Afghanistan cause a shock by beating Zimbabwe, only their second victory over a Test-playing nation, in a one-day international.

Attack on Congo barracks 'repulsed'

July 22, 2014 - 11:20am
An attack on the military barracks of the presidential guards in Kinshasa has been repulsed, the DR Congo government says.

Chambers pulls out of Commonwealths

July 22, 2014 - 11:14am
British 100m champion Dwain Chambers withdraws from the Commonwealth Games to focus on the European Championships in Zurich.

Joko Widodo wins Indonesia poll

July 22, 2014 - 10:41am
Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo has been declared the winner of Indonesia's hotly-contested presidential election.

Dunga is named new Brazil coach

July 22, 2014 - 10:34am
Dunga, captain of Brazil's 1994 World Cup-winning side, becomes the national team's coach for the second time.

Germany and Russia's contradictory relationship

July 22, 2014 - 10:13am
Why sanctions on Russia are hard for Germany