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China passes counter-espionage law  (01 November 01:47 pm) 
BEIJING (Reuters) - China passed a counter-espionage law on Saturday aimed at tightening state security and helping build a \"comprehensive\" national security system, state media reported.
Protesters against a proposed tax on internet data traffic celebrate after the government shelved the plans. Yiming Woo reports.
Zida 'Burkina Faso head of state'  (01 November 01:49 pm) 
Lieutenant Colonel Isaac Zida says he is taking over as head of state in Burkina Faso. Rough cut, no reporter narration.
OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - An officer in Burkina Faso\'s presidential guard seized power on Saturday promising to lead the West African country to elections after the resignation of longtime President
Liberians form Ebola task force  (01 November 12:49 pm) 
Residents in parts of Liberia form their own task force to stop the spread of Ebola. Yiming Woo reports.
OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Lieutenant Colonel Issaac Zida said on Saturday he was taking over as head of state in Burkina Faso, in an apparent putsch against the military chief of staff Honore Traore who
MOJAVE Calif. (Reuters) - A suborbital passenger spaceship being developed by Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic company crashed during a test flight on Friday near the Mojave Air and Space Port in
SURUC Turkey/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A convoy of Iraqi Kurdish forces in Turkey rolled late on Friday across the border into Syria to help Syrian Kurds defend the besieged town of Kobani that has become
The head of Burkina Faso\'s armed forces claims power after President Blaise Compaore resigns, amid mass protests against an attempt to extend his 27-year rule. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Long night for dangling base jumper  (31 October 11:52 pm) 
A base-jumper spent two hours suspended in mid-air overnight after his attempt to jump off a communications tower near St. Louis, Missouri went awry. Don Pessin reports.
MUMBAI (Reuters) - The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has accused Sahara of deliberately failing to sell its marquee overseas hotels in New York and London, seen as crucial to it
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - (Corrects to make clear in penultimate paragraph that the merchant ship boarded earlier this year was not hijacked)
Younus, Misbah punish sorry Australia  (31 October 06:46 pm) 
(Reuters) - Younus Khan remained unbeaten on 205 and Misbah-ul-Haq hit his sixth test century as Pakistan milked Australia\'s lacklustre bowling attack to amass 517 for four wickets at tea on the
SURUC Turkey (Reuters) - U.S.-led air strikes hit Islamic State positions around the Syrian border town of Kobani on Friday in an apparent bid to pave the way for heavily-armed Kurdish peshmerga
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somali pirates have freed seven Indian sailors detained for close to four years in exchange for an undisclosed ransom, Somali officials and a maritime monitoring group said on
YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar\'s political and ethnic leaders agreed on Friday to work together on reforms and peace talks ahead of a 2015 election after U.S. President Barack Obama urged the government
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A motorcycle stuntman who filmed himself taunting a police officer while other bikers performed tricks on a freeway in California has been arrested, police said on Thursday.
(Reuters) - A shoulder injury to wicket-keeper Brad Haddin added to Australia\'s woes as Pakistan consolidated their position to reach 405 for three wickets at lunch on the second day of the second and
China holds Ebola drills  (31 October 03:52 pm) 
China conducts exercises in handling Ebola patients. Yiming Woo reports.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will dispatch an elite unit from the People\'s Liberation Army to help Ebola-hit Liberia, the Foreign Ministry said on Friday, responding to U.N. calls for a greater global
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The government is considering a ban on electronic cigarettes over the risks to public health that they may cause, a senior Health Ministry official told Reuters.
A funeral is held for a Palestinian man shot dead by Israeli police for allegedly trying to kill a far-right Jewish activist. Yiming Woo reports.
U.S. state trooper killling suspect caught  (31 October 05:49 pm) 
A man suspected of killing a U.S. state trooper and seriously wounding another officer has been captured by police. Yiming Woo reports.
US state trooper killling suspect caught  (31 October 11:49 am) 
A man suspected of killing a US state trooper and seriously wounding another officer has been captured by police. Yiming Woo reports.
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Kalki Koechlin is one of the few Bollywood actresses in recent years to build her star power while proving her talent in indie and mainstream Indian cinema.