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US healthcare bill: Trump issues Friday vote ultimatum
The president demands a make-or-break vote on Friday on a new health care bill to replace Obamacare.
Man held for 'driving at crowd' in Antwerp, Belgium
A man is arrested in the Belgian city of Antwerp on suspicion of driving at a crowd, police say.
More than 200 migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean
An aid group finds two capsized boats capable of carrying 100 migrants each, and only five bodies.
Pro-settlement hardliner Friedman confirmed as US envoy to Israel
Daniel Friedman, a critic of the two-state solution, is approved by the Republican-led US Senate.
French election: Defence Minister Le Drian defects to Macron
Jean-Yves Le Drian is criticised by his Socialist party voicing support for the centrist candidate.
Sydney teenager pleads guilty to Anzac Day terror plot
The boy, who was 16 when he was arrested, planned to attack Sydney, police said.
Eurovision: Russia rejects offer for Julia Samoilova to perform 'via satellite'
Russian TV says the offer to allow Julia Samoilova to perform in Ukraine via satellite link is "strange".
Toronto school board ends all new US trips for students
School officials say the "difficult" decision was made over uncertainty surrounding the travel ban.
Argentina ex-leader Cristina Fernandez to go on trial
The former president is facing charges of financial mismanagement during her time in office.
White supremacist's church burns down in North Dakota
Craig Cobb, who formerly tried to set up an Aryan enclave in North Dakota, says it was "100% arson".
Devin Nunes apologises to Democrats for surveillance briefing
Democrats question whether an inquiry into Russia's alleged meddling can proceed objectively.
JFK diary calls Hitler 'stuff of legends'
The 28-year-old future president wrote about the dictator after touring his mountain retreat.
IS leaves trail of destruction in Syria's Palmyra
Lyse Doucet finds the trail of destruction left by Islamic State militants in Palmyra extends beyond the ancient Syrian city's famous ruins.
London attack: How events unfolded
BBC correspondent Andy Moore reports on the aftermath of the Westminster attack.
Jacqui Lambie: Australian senator weeps over 'shameful' welfare cuts
Jacqui Lambie makes an emotional plea for the government to reconsider plans to cut family benefits.
Students rescue drunk man from Massachusetts rail tracks
An intoxicated man has been rescued after falling on to the underground rail tracks in Somerville, Massachusetts.
Will Trump seal the healthcare deal?
Republicans are hoping to get their Obamacare replacement bill through the House. But do they have the votes?
Holy Sepulchre Church: Discovery at 'Jesus's tomb' in Jerusalem
Renovation work at the church where it is said that Jesus was buried leads to an historic find.
Brussels attacks: Silent tribute and tears at airport
King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium lead a minute's silence at Zaventem airport in Brussels.
All-male White House health bill photo sparks anger
The picture puts a spotlight on benefits being stripped out of latest healthcare bill revisions.
Man mistakenly donates wife's 'priceless' wedding dress
A woman from Durham, North Carolina has appealed online after her dress was mistakenly sold for $25.
Concern over tourists taking crystals from Iceland mine
Officials warn a historic site may have to close because visitors keep removing its crystals.
Tonga gives away thousands of chicks in anti-fat drive
Agriculture ministry hopes the initiative will stop people buying fatty imported meat.
China bus company pays drivers in small change
The company says it was less trouble than going to the bank.
Left in a bus station
When Jenna Cook returned from the US to China to search for her birth family, more than 50 candidates came forward - but were any of them a match?
The BBC examines the unusual photo of Kim Jong-un giving piggyback to a military officer.
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A new book documents nine women survivors of tuberculosis, India's most severe health crisis.
Africa's top shots: 17-24 March 2017
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Bastions of democracy
An attacker tried and failed to access Westminster - so what is security like in Paris, Berlin, Brussels and Washington DC?
A look at how the seed of a South American tree is increasingly being used as an alternative to ivory.
The Taliban's capture of the crucial southern Afghan city of Sangin is highly significant.
The politics behind Spain's decision to extradite more than 200 Taiwanese fraud suspects to China.