BBC News - World

Japan outrage at hostage 'beheading'
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 05:11:59 GMT
Japan reacts with anger as a video is released online appearing to show the murder of hostage Kenji Goto by an Islamic State militant.

Greek PM offers olive branch on debt
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 22:20:42 GMT
Greek PM Alexis Tsipras seeks to repair relations with creditors, amid fears of a showdown over Greece's efforts to roll back austerity measures.

Chile proposes to end abortion ban
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 23:01:56 GMT
Chilean President Michelle Bachelet announces plans to end a total ban on abortions in the predominantly Roman Catholic country.

Ex-Colombia spy chief appears in court
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 00:08:30 GMT
Ex-Colombian intelligence chief Maria del Pilar Hurtado appears in court in Bogota charged with spying on politicians, judges and journalists.

Balloonists complete Pacific journey
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 01:37:37 GMT
Two pilots in a helium balloon complete their Pacific crossing with a sea-landing off Mexico, setting two new milestones on a six-day trip.

New Jersey governor begins UK visit
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 04:01:38 GMT
New Jersey's Governor and US Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie will start a three-day visit to Britain and is due to meet PM David Cameron.

Crowds flock to leftist Madrid rally
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 18:42:27 GMT
Tens of thousands of people attend a rally in central Madrid by radical leftists Podemos, as they look to build on Syriza's recent victory in Greece.

'Dozens killed' in Ukraine fighting
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 22:30:40 GMT
At least 40 people, including soldiers and civilians, are reported to have died in eastern Ukraine as ceasefire talks end without progress.

Abbott suffers Queensland poll blow
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 05:18:05 GMT
Australian PM Tony Abbott's coalition seems to be heading for a dramatic defeat in elections in the north-eastern state of Queensland.

Whitney's daughter 'found in bath'
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 19:43:04 GMT
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late American singer Whitney Houston, is found unresponsive in a bathtub in a home in Georgia, US police say.

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