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Hamas, Israel agree on Gaza ceasefire

Gaza's Islamist rulers Hamas and Israel agreed to a ceasefire early Saturday, a spokesman for the Palestinian party said, after five people including an Israeli soldier were killed Friday. READ MORE

Hamas, Israel agree on Gaza ceasefire amid fears of new war

Gaza's Islamist rulers Hamas and Israel agreed to a ceasefire early Saturday, a spokesman for the Palestinian party said, after five people including an Israeli soldier were killed Friday. READ MORE

Ukraine crisis: US to give Kiev $200m in defence support

Ukraine has been fighting Russian-backed separatists in the east of the country since 2014. READ MORE

The 600 greyhounds left behind in Macau

Macau’s controversial greyhound racetrack, the Canidrome Club, is shutting down. READ MORE

Russia World Cup: How Pussy Riot managed to burst into final

A jailed Pussy Riot activist describes how he and others got onto the pitch in police uniform. READ MORE

Former Farc rebels take seats in Colombia congress

President Santos welcomes Farc members to Congress, saying he is happy to see them respect the constitution. READ MORE

Polish judges law: MPs back further changes amid row

The changes supported by MPs make it easier to replace a defiant head of the Supreme Court. READ MORE

Tour de France: How to cycle as fast as a pro

The professional cyclists tackling the Tour de France seem superhuman. But can ordinary riders learn a few lessons? READ MORE

Who's had a week to forget, and a week to remember?

Why two billionaires, one keen new employee and a small European country had a memorable week. READ MORE

'The screeching drill, the burnt flesh - my dental nightmare'

Eight years of dental pain and soaring bills set Natalia Guerrero thinking about the millions who need treatment but cannot pay for it. READ MORE

Mirjana Kika Milosevic: Make-up to turn herself invisible

Mirjana Kika Milosevic's had over 56 million YouTube views painting herself in different optical illusions. READ MORE

Being a journalist in Sudan: I face mockery, rejection and harassment

A Sudanese photojournalist says she faces mockery and verbal harassment for working in the country as a woman. READ MORE