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Honduras football derby leads to deadly rioting

Image copyrightReutersImage caption Thousands of people in side the stadium were caught in the violence Three people have been killed and about 10 injured in rioting between fans of rival football clubs in the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa. The violence b…

PM in EU bid to get new Brexit deal

Image copyrightReuters Boris Johnson will tell EU leaders there needs to be a new Brexit deal when he makes his first trip abroad as PM later this week. The UK will leave the EU on 31 October with or without a deal, he will insist. However No 10 said ther…

Obituary for an Icelandic glacier

Image copyrightRice University/Dominic Boyer/Cymene HoweImage caption The plaque commemorates Okjokull, which once sat atop Ok volcano – “jokull” is Icelandic for glacier Mourners gather in Iceland on Sunday to commemorate the loss of Okjokull, which has d…

Paris waiter ‘shot dead over slow service’

Image copyrightAFPImage caption The waiter died at the scene despite attempts to save him A waiter in Paris has been shot dead by a customer who was reportedly angry because his sandwich wasn’t prepared quickly enough. Police say a murder investigation ha…

Bomb rips through wedding in Kabul

Image copyrightEPAImage caption Afghan health workers carry a wounded man into the hospital after the attack An explosion has ripped through a wedding hall in the Afghan capital, Kabul, and many casualties are feared. Eye witnesses told the BBC a suicide…

Who Framed Roger Rabbit animator dies

Image copyrightRonald GrantImage caption Bob Hoskins starred alongside Williams’ creation Jessica Rabbit in the 1988 fim Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator who worked on the hit film Who Framed Roger Rabbit, has died aged 86. Williams, who was b…