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Nemtsov mourners to march in Moscow 
  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 05:11:48 GMT 
    Thousands of people are set to take part in a march in Moscow to honour opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead on Friday.


Estonia votes amid Russia fears 
  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 07:42:17 GMT 
    Estonians are choosing a new government, in an election dominated by concerns over Russian action in Ukraine.


CCTV shows UK girls on way to Syria 
  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:47:43 GMT 
    New CCTV pictures appear to show three UK girls on the Turkish leg of what is believed to have been their journey to join Islamic State in Syria.


US sex abuse suspect held in Brazil 
  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 04:06:01 GMT 
    Police in Brazil arrest an American man suspected of sexually assaulting young women while running a religious group in the US state of Minnesota.


Mass anti-immigration rally in Rome 
  Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:09:13 GMT 
    Thousands of supporters of Italy's Northern League, led by Matteo Salvini, have held a big rally in Rome against immigration and PM Matteo Renzi's rule.


S Leone vice-president in quarantine 
  Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:53:06 GMT 
    The vice-president of Sierra Leone puts himself into quarantine after one of his bodyguards dies from the Ebola virus.


Chilean girl appeals to president 
  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 08:03:48 GMT 
    A 14-year-old girl suffering from cystic fibrosis asks Chile's president to allow her to die in an online video viewed by thousands of people.


Emwazi 'felt like dead man walking' 
  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 03:39:32 GMT 
    The extremist known as "Jihadi John" had suicidal thoughts after feeling harassed by MI5, according to email exchanges with a journalist.


Eight guilty over $100m Paris heists 
  Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:55:08 GMT 
    Eight men are jailed over a double heist on the Harry Winston jewellery shop in Paris that netted watches and jewels worth more than $100m.


Venezuela limits US diplomats 
  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:44 GMT 
    Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has announced measures to impose limits on US diplomats working in the country.


Sri Lanka thump England in World Cup 
  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 06:13:51 GMT 
    England slip to a third crushing defeat in four World Cup games as Sri Lanka chase 310 to win by nine wickets.


VIDEO: Mariupol's volunteer defence force 
  Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:19:30 GMT 
    Fighting has died down in Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions in recent days, after a ceasefire agreed between the government and pro-Russian rebels.


VIDEO: How do you bake a 450-metre cake? 
  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 05:48:14 GMT 
    The city of Rio de Janeiro is celebrating its 450th anniversary on Sunday with a series of events.


VIDEO: Hungarian village up for rent 
  Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:50:13 GMT 
    A small Hungarian village has put itself up for tourists to rent, in an attempt to raise money to revitalise it.


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  Sun, 01 Mar 2015 07:19:19 GMT 
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