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The Air Algerie plane missing with 116 people on board has been located 50 kilometres north of the Burkina Faso border.
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Anna Meares wins gold at Glasgow

Australia dominated the first day of track cycling at the Commonwealth Games Thursday as they claimed two gold medals as former Tour de France champion Bradley...
Fifteen Palestinians have been killed after an Israeli shell slammed into a UN-run school where hundreds of civilians have taken refuge.
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In a shock announcement, Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has resigned over the parliamentary coalition's collapse, and blocking of initiatives.
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Greg Combet says former prime minister Julia Gillard offered to back him in the 2013 Labor leadership tussle.
The Hockeyroos have opened their Commonwealth Games campaign with a comfortable 4-0 win over Malaysia. But it wasn't just the win that had them smiling.

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Good morning and welcome to the week's final SBS News Morning Wrap. Here's what is making headlines this Friday July 25, 2014.
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The father of a Melbourne man wanted by Croatia in connection with alleged war crimes says he has only just heard of the accusations against him and he doesn't...
Countless students have undoubtedly spent hours watching HBO's hit series Game of Thrones, but now students at a US University can binge on the series and get...
German astronaut Alexander Gerst has tweeted a photo of the rockets and explosions firing over Gaza from the International Space Station, saying it was his ...

Comment: How to save Gaza

After two weeks of protests and denunciations, it's time to acknowledge that outrage won't end the war in Gaza. The most plausible way to stop this cycle of...
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A spoof video, which shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-un galloping away on a pig, doing the splits, and breakdancing with President Obama, has gone viral on...

Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash

The latest news on the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash

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A Western Australian family who lost four family members in the MH17 disaster say no one deserves to go through the 'intense and relentless' pain they are enduring.
"Why is it that such sad occasions often occur on beautiful days," Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove asked after a ceremony for MH17 victims.

First MH17 bodies leave Ukraine

Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston and Ukrainian and Dutch officials have farewelled the first bodies of MH17 victims from Ukraine territory.
A team of four high-profile Australian forensic experts is heading to the Netherlands to start identifying bodies from the MH17 crash.
Julie Bishop says Australian experts will soon have access to the MH17 crash site in Ukraine, following the UN Security Council vote.
A pathologist who led the investigation into the 2002 Bali Bombings has voiced concern over contamination to the MH17 crash site and the treatment of victims’...
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The opening ceremony for the 20th Commonwealth Games has kicked off in front of a 40,000 capacity crowd bathed in sunshine at Celtic Park, Glasgow.
The Netherlands has held a national day of mourning as the bodies of some of the MH17 victims have arrived in the country.
As the world mourns the loss of 298 MH17 crash victims and with world leaders calling for investigation to start immediately, bodies are being flown to the Netherlands to begin process of identification.
Joko Widodo has become Indonesia's first civilian president elected into office, winning by 53 per cent against opponent, Prabowo Subianto.
Australian chefs feed the public to raise awareness of food waste in an initiative with charity OzHarvest and the United Nations. Australian's throw out $10 billion worth of edible food every year, while two million people still rely on food relief.
On July 20, 1969, NASA astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed their Eagle lander at Tranquility Base on the moon. SBS takes a look back on some of the iconic images from that historic moment.
Palestinians flee their homes in Gaza's eastern Shejaiya district on July 20, 2014, after heavy Israeli shelling left casualties lying in the streets, an AFP correspondent reported.
You've heard of running with the bulls. What about wrestling with flamingos?
As details are released about the 28 Australians killed when MH17 was shot down over Ukraine, the personal devastation wrought by this tragedy comes into focus.
A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down over eastern Ukraine, with both the government and the pro-Russia separatists denying responsibility for shooting down the aircraft.