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The killing of David Amess has raised questions about the contact between MPs and the public.
Heavy rains cause rivers to overflow in Kerala, washing away homes and trapping people under debris.
The Russian film crew return after an ISS shoot that had its own moments of drama.
The Fespaco festival draws film fans from across the world to Burkina Faso.
Ambassador Andrei Kelin says the BBC reporter can return if Russian journalists gets UK visas.
The 1961 Paris massacre was denied or concealed by French governments for decades.
Venezuela halted talks with the opposition after Alex Saab was flown from Cape Verde to the US.
The protests come as tensions rise between civilian and military rulers.
Her family has told the BBC that they fear she could be returned to jail at any time.
Robert Durst was on Thursday convicted of murder and is a suspect in two other deaths.
The man held on suspicion of murdering MP Sir David Amess is further detained under the Terrorism Act.
A team of 20 at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport is part of a range of measures being used to reduce bird-strikes.
Britain's Cameron Norrie reaches his first Masters 1,000 final at Indian Wells as he beats Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets.
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