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Nigeria fires 'cowardly soldiers' 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 13:24:14 GMT 
    Nigeria's army sacks at least 200 soldiers for cowardice and failure to fight against Boko Haram militants, several soldiers tell the BBC.


Arrests over Pakistan 'fake degrees' 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 11:43:10 GMT 
    Pakistani investigators detain the head of a global internet technology firm suspected of an alleged multi-million dollar fraud selling fake degrees online.


Danish PM calls snap June election 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 11:20:28 GMT 
    Denmark's prime minister calls an election for 18 June when her centre-left coalition is expected to face tough a challenge from the opposition.


Twin corruption inquiries at Fifa 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 14:43:02 GMT 
    Two criminal inquiries into corruption at football's world governing body Fifa are under way, as seven high-ranking officials are arrested in Zurich.


Dozens killed in Sanaa air strike 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 16:03:51 GMT 
    Saudi-led coalition warplanes have bombed a special forces camp in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, killing at least 36 people, officials and witnesses say.


Santorum joins race for US president 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 21:55:48 GMT 
    Rick Santorum, a Christian conservative who came second in the 2012 Republican primaries for president, launched a second campaign for the White House.


Triple murder deaths 'unimaginable' 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 13:40:24 GMT 
    The family of the victims in a suspected triple murder in Didcot describe it as an "unimaginable" tragedy.


Ex-MP sentenced for teen assaults 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 12:36:12 GMT 
    Former Falkirk MP Eric Joyce who was convicted of attacking two teenagers in an "unjustified and unprovoked" assault is sentenced.


Boy, eight, dies playing in cemetery 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 15:38:33 GMT 
    An eight-year-old boy dies and two 10-year-olds are injured in a "tragic accident" involving a falling headstone at a cemetery in Glasgow.


Man jailed for trying to join IS 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 12:49:32 GMT 
    A British man who attempted to join Islamic State in Syria is jailed for six years.


Eurovision Song Contest: In pictures 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 01:06:11 GMT 
    Celebrations at the 60th anniversary show in Vienna


In pictures: Inside an Indian high court 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 01:22:22 GMT 
    Rare access - an Indian high court at work


Fish, fruit and veg in S Korea's markets 
  Tue, 26 May 2015 02:03:23 GMT 
    Ben Weller has been taking pictures of South Korea's markets


Your pictures: Looking in 
  Thu, 21 May 2015 08:19:24 GMT 
    Readers' images on the theme of looking in


Week in pictures: 16-22 May 2015 
  Fri, 22 May 2015 13:37:39 GMT 
    From around the world - 16-22 May
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