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Hazardous haze chokes Southeast Asia

Indonesia faces criticism from neighbours for inability to deal with plantation companies burning forest to clear land.

Saudi-led coalition accused of war crimes in Yemen

Amnesty International seeks halt to arms transfers to coalition members, citing evidence of "unlawful air strikes".

Ex-UN General Assembly chief charged in bribery case

Antiguan John Ashe who served a year-long term from September 2013 is accused of taking $1.3m from Chinese businessmen.

Messi cleared in Barcelona tax fraud case

Footballer cleared of wrongdoing but prosecutors seek 18-month prison sentence for his father.

ISIL claims bombing of coalition base in Yemen's Aden

Armed group says four suicide bombers took part in attack that left four Emirati soldiers and at least 11 others dead.

Palestine's Abbas wants to avoid violence with Israel

Palestinian president says he wants to avoid a violent escalation with Israel as harsh security measures are imposed.

Hollande condemns 'unacceptable' Air France violence

French president says attack on two managers by union activists threatens country's image abroad.

NATO rejects Russian explanation of Turkey incursion

Alliance says Russia deliberately violated air space, as Kremlin invites Turkish officials to avoid 'misunderstandings'.

Nepali minority meets government over ongoing protests

Protesters, most of whom belong to the Madhesi and Tharu ethnic communities, are demonstrated against a new charter.

Activists pipe up against US oil-transport plans

Enbridge Energy is eyeing a major pipeline in Minnesota state, but the project faces fierce environmental opposition.

Unrest spreads in occupied West Bank

At least 499 Palestinians have been injured since Saturday as protests have spread to the West Bank.

Analysis: Netanyahu 'better not disturb the status quo'

The simmering violence in Jerusalem has been close to boiling point for the past year, analysts say.

Hundreds of New Species Found in Eastern Himalayas

New wildlife report has identified more than 200 newly-discovered species including a blue-eyed frog.

Nobel Physics Prize for neutrino insights

Scientists to share $960,000 prize for their work on tiny invisible subatomic particles known as neutrinos.

Illegal overfishing and the return of Somalia's pirates

Plunder of Somali waters by foreign fishing vessels could mean the return of hijackings, locals warn.

Inside the world's largest weapons show

Every two years the UK hosts the world's largest arms fair - the four-day Defence and Security Equipment International.

Gulf coalition troops in Yemen die in Aden attack

Four UAE soldiers of Arab coalition among 15 killed in attacks on military base and hotel in southern city.

Djokovic wins 25th successive match at China Open

Top-seed has not been beaten in this event since 209; Nadal also eases into second round.

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