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Injured Tunisia Britons flown home 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:41:50 GMT 
    Four British tourists seriously injured in the Tunisian beach attack have been flown back to the UK by the RAF.

Afghan fighters 'linked to Syria IS' 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:18:33 GMT 
    Afghan fighters allied with Islamic State are in contact with the group's Syrian headquarters, a senior US commander says.

Jungle death 'suspicious' says mother 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:12:19 GMT 
    The mother of a backpacker who was found dead a week after leaving for a jungle trek in Malaysia says she believes his death is "suspicious".

Greek worries continue to hit FTSE 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:50:03 GMT 
    Shares in London and across Europe continues to fall with Greece expected to fail to make a payment to the IMF.

Don't harm EU talks, business warned 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:17:45 GMT 
    The business secretary urges business groups not to undermine David Cameron's negotiations by backing continued EU membership "no matter what".

NBC fires Trump over Mexico comments 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:16:34 GMT 
    US TV network NBC cuts ties with Donald Trump over "recent derogatory statements" made by the veteran businessman about Mexican immigrants.

Mexico missing students inquiry delay 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:02:24 GMT 
    Investigators say they have been waiting for three months to interview Mexican soldiers over the disappearance last year of 43 students.

'IS car-bomb' strikes Yemen funeral 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:04:15 GMT 
    The Islamic State (IS) militant group say its Yemeni affiliate carried out a car-bombing at a funeral attended by Shia Houthi rebels in Sanaa, with many casualties.

IS 'beheads Syria women for sorcery' 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:00:29 GMT 
    Islamic State militants have beheaded two women for sorcery in eastern Syria, the first time they have decapitated female civilians, activists say.

Resistance to US gay marriage ruling 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:26:10 GMT 
    Texas's top law officer vows to support state workers who refuse to marry gay couples on religious grounds after US Supreme Court legalised gay marriage.

FBI investigating black church fires 
  Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:07:08 GMT 
    A series of fires at African-American churches across the US south prompts the FBI to investigate whether the blazes are related.

Tunisia victims to be repatriated to UK 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:11:28 GMT 
    Britons killed by a gunman in last week's Tunisian beach attack will be repatriated from Wednesday ahead of a joint inquest, Downing Street says.

Bodies of mother and daughter found 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:18:28 GMT 
    The bodies of a woman and her daughter are discovered at their Surrey home, the day after a man believed to be the girl's father was found dead in France.

Counter-terrorism exercise in London 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:19:08 GMT 
    Police officers, soldiers, emergency services and intelligence officials are taking part in London's largest counter-terrorism exercise to date.

Ex-travel boss gives £1.9m to charity 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:17:38 GMT 
    The former boss of Thomas Cook is giving a third of her £5.7m bonus to a charity chosen by the parents of two children who died while on holiday in Corfu.
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