24 July 2014 Last updated at 21:49

Algeria passenger jet feared crashed

A passenger plane carrying 116 people is missing, feared crashed, on a flight from Burkina Faso to the Algerian capital, Algiers.


A Palestinian child, wounded in an Israeli strike on a compound housing a UN school in Beit Hanoun, in the northern Gaza, cries at the emergency room of the Kamal Adwan hospital in Beit Lahiya, Thursday 24 July 2014Gaza shelter attack 'kills 15'

At least 15 people have been killed and more than 200 injured when a UN-run school used as a shelter in Gaza came under fire, Gazan health officials say.

Pope Francis meets Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag from Sudan, with her daughter Maya in her arms, in his Santa Marta residence, at the Vatican on 24 July 2014Sudan 'apostasy' woman meets Pope

A Sudanese woman who fled to Italy after being spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam meets Pope Francis at the Vatican.

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