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Hamas 'Harvests IDF Heads' On Day of PA Unity Deal
Hamas TV shows fictional clip of sniper shooting IDF soldiers in head, brags 'our harvest is your heads.'



Leftist MK: 'Mazal Tov to Jewish Home on One State Solution'
Reactions abound in the political constellation to the announcement by Israel that it is suspending peace talks with the Palestinians.



Gaza Explosive Targets IDF
Bomb detonated on security fence in northern Gaza, no injuries or damage reported.



New Holocaust Curriculum Targets Kindergarten Students
The government plans to implement a new education program on the Holocaust in Israeli schools, for children from kindergarten up.



PA Threatens 'All Options' In Response to Talks Suspension
PA Chief Negotiator Erekat warns all responses being considered to suspension of talks, notes Hamas deal is 'the priority now.'



European Union Welcomes PA-Hamas Unity
EU praises new alliance between PA and Hamas - even though Hamas is on the EU's official list of terrorist groups.



Miracle in Jerusalem: Infant Survives 3-Story Fall
A window screen and tree combine to save 3-year-old from potentially fatal fall, in what medics call 'an open miracle.'



Peace Talks Suspended
Six-hour cabinet meeting decides to response to PA-Hamas unity by suspending talks, implementing financial sanctions.



Egypt Claims to Have 'Eliminated' Terrorism From Sinai Peninsula
In a bold announcement Thursday, the Egyptian Army said that it had achieved 'total security control' over the entire Sinai peninsula.



Belarus to Waiver Visa Requirements for Israelis
Israeli visitors to Belarus are likely to be exempted from a visa requirement soon, as the two countries expand their relationship

Current World Events - BBC News

BBC World News

BBC World News

Police search after eagle disappears
Police say they are investigating the disappearance of the first white-tailed sea eagle to be raised in the east of Scotland in almost 200 years.

Mother charged with three murders
A mother is charged with murdering three of her children who were found dead at a house in south-west London.

Selby leads despite Carter rally
Mark Selby leads Ali Carter in round two of the World Snooker Championship and Dominic Dale beats Mark Davis in round one.

Netanyahu: Abbas must end Hamas pact
Israeli PM Netanyahu tells the BBC Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas must abandon his pact with Hamas if he wants peace talks to resume.

BBC suspends its CBI membership
The BBC announces it is to suspend its membership of the employers' organisation the CBI during the Scottish independence referendum campaign.

Syria airstrike on market 'kills 20'
A Syrian government airstrike on a market in a rebel-held town in Aleppo kills more than 20 people, activist groups say.

New Russia drills after Ukraine raid
Russia announces new military exercises on its border with Ukraine, after Kiev orders troops to move against separatists in the east.

France mulls GPS car-sharing app ban
The French government has moved to quell growing tensions between the taxi industry and private car-sharing rivals.

John Paul II crucifix crushes man
A 21-year old man has been crushed to death by a crucifix erected in honour of Pope John Paul II in northern Italy.

A change of tack on Syria
A change of tack on Britons heading for Syria

South Sudan treason charges dropped
South Sudan withdraws charges against four top politicians accused of the alleged coup plot that triggered the civil war.

Human skin grown in laboratory
Skin grown in the laboratory could replace animals in drug and cosmetics testing, according to UK scientists.

Crime falls 15% in England and Wales
Overall crime in England and Wales falls by 15% in 2013, an official survey shows - but there are signs, according to police figures, of rises in certain categories.

Barclays wins pay package vote
Barclays shareholders vote to approve the bank's remuneration package, which includes higher bonuses despite a 30% fall in profits.

VIDEO: Shareholders criticise Barclays bonuses
Barclays shareholders have voted to approve the bank's remuneration package, which includes higher bonuses despite a 30% fall in profits.

US seeks e-cigarette restrictions
The US Food and Drug Administration is seeking minimum age restrictions and warnings on e-cigarettes because of uncertainties over their impact on health.

The truth behind the rise in sex crimes
The truth behind the rise in sex crimes

VIDEO: Dhaka victims wait for compensation
Many survivors of the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Dhaka are still waiting for compensation after the tragedy in 2013 that killed 1,129 workers.

Pupil school rape 'never happened'
A boy accused of raping a fellow pupil at a north Wales primary school tells a jury the alleged attack never happened.

FBI probe teacher 'abused boys in UK'
A convicted paedophile abused children at a private school in London where he taught, its chair of governors confirms.

AUDIO: Ending Rev is 'sad but attractive'
Rev star Tom Hollander said it was "sad" but "attractive" to end the show after three series.

Russia extends Navalny house arrest
A Moscow court extends the house arrest of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny by another six months for violating its conditions.

VIDEO: Tattoo woman 'treated like criminal'
A British tourist arrested in Sri Lanka because she had a Buddha tattoo on her arm says she was treated "like a criminal" when she was held by the authorities.

Firefighters to stage fresh strikes
Firefighters in England and Wales are to stage strikes on 2, 3 and 4 May over a long-running pensions row, the Fire Brigades Union says.

Home nations in Euro 2020 scrap - SFA
Scotland will need to outdo their closest neighbours if Glasgow is to be a Euro 2020 host city, says SFA chief Stewart Regan.

Woods hopeful of summer return
Tiger Woods hopes to return to competition this summer but is more concerned with his long-term fitness, his agent says.

Seven injured in silo explosion
Seven people - including firefighters - are injured after a fire and explosion at an industrial estate in Moray.

Astrotourism skyrockets in Chile
Why tourists are flocking to Chile's observatories

Gun attack on house 'was hate crime'
A family of seven escape injury in a gun attack on a house in west Belfast in an incident being treated as a hate crime by police.

Further IT problems for Ulster Bank
Ulster Bank, a subsidiary of RBS, reports problems with its computer systems, as some customers are debited twice for cash machine withdrawals.

Police make Syria plea to UK women
British counter-terrorism police chiefs make an unprecedented appeal to Muslim women to persuade their relatives against travelling to Syria to fight in the civil war.

Blood 'is not from headless king'
An elaborately decorated gourd thought to contain the blood of French King Louis XVI may not be authentic, scientists say.

In pictures: Assault on Sloviansk
Operation against pro-Russian separatists

Cyber gang leader jailed for scam
The leader of a gang which stole £1.25m from two of Britain's major banks in a "sophisticated and organised" cyber attack, is jailed for five-and-a-half years.

Thursday's gossip column
Olic rejects Stoke, Man Utd want Shaw and Cavani, Moyes in shock Spurs link, Barcelona revive Luiz interest, and Wenger to sign new deal.

Will minority status help Cornwall?
What does minority status mean for Cornwall?

Post Office staff agree pay deal
The postal union, the CWU, says it's secured a pay deal covering more than 3,000 staff at Crown Post Offices worth up to 7.3% over 3 years.

Pet Shop Boys premiere at BBC Proms
An orchestral work by the Pet Shop Boys about the life of wartime codebreaker Alan Turing is to have its world premiere at this year's BBC Proms.

Miner ran for his life from pit
A miner working in a Swansea Valley mine on the day four men died when it flooded tells how he ran for his life.

VIDEO: Barricades burn after commando raid
The BBC's Oleg Boldyrev reports from the scene of an operation in eastern Ukraine where commandos cleared checkpoints that had been held by pro-Russian separatists.

Clegg: Lib Dems must fight EU myths
Nick Clegg pits his party's "optimism and openness" against the "fears and falsehoods" of isolationists at the launch of the Lib Dem campaign for the European elections.

Court 'failed' killed baby boy
A decision taken by magistrates "disempowered" care workers trying to protect a baby boy from his father who later inflicted fatal brain injuries, a serious case review in Derby reveals.

VIDEO: Education warnings 'six years ago'
Concerns raised earlier this month about a lack of long-term vision for education in Wales were highlighted over six years ago according to a confidential document.

US to propose 'fast lane' net rules
New net neutrality rules will be published next month with some saying FCC will end principle of equal traffic for all.

Ecclestone denies bribery in Germany
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone denies charges of bribery at the start of his trial in Munich and says he will fight to clear his name.

Treats in moderation make kids happy
Seven-year-olds are happier when they are allowed sweets, snacks and television in moderation, suggests a study of children's well-being.

Labour to cut ties with Co-op Bank
The Labour Party is looking to sever its links with the troubled Co-op Bank, bringing to an end one of the oldest political partnerships in the UK.

Day in pictures: 24 April 2014
News photos from past 24 hours: 24 April

Caption Challenge: Flower power
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

US medics killed in Kabul attack
Three American medical staff are shot dead by a policeman guarding a hospital in the Afghan capital, Kabul, officials say.

AUDIO: The effects of Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Kelly Fletcher explains the serious genetic condition Spinal Muscular Atrophy.

Warhol works found on Amiga disks
A dozen previously unknown works created by Andy Warhol have been recovered from 30-year-old Amiga disks.

Argentina approves Repsol payment
Argentina's congress approves $5bn (£3bn) of compensation for the Spanish oil firm Repsol over the expropriation of its share in the oil firm YPF.

Boy, 13, repeatedly raped sister, 9
A teenage boy who carried out a "campaign of rape" against his younger sister is given a 10-year custodial sentence.

Martinez tips Moyes for rapid return
Everton boss Roberto Martinez backs predecessor David Moyes to make a quick return to management.

Your pictures: Monuments
Readers' photos on the theme of "Monuments"

Food Photographer of the Year 2014
Are these the best food photographs of the past year?

VIDEO: Film features plight of African park
The lethal realities of life in Virunga National Park are the subject of a British documentary which has just had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York.

Rio police 'to probe' dancer's death
Police in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro say they will conduct a thorough investigation into the death of a dancer which sparked riots.

VIDEO: Bernie Ecclestone arrives in court
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has appeared in court at the start of a trial on bribery charges in Munich.

AUDIO: Recognition that 'Cornwall is not England'
Cornish people will be granted minority status under European rules for the protection of national minorities.

Shakespeare's birds cause US trouble
How 60 starlings multiplied into a nightmare flock of 200 million

Nigeria rapist to be stoned to death
An Islamic court in northern Nigeria sentences a man of 63 to death by stoning for raping a girl of 10 and infecting her with HIV.

The Co-op Bank and Labour - looking at a divorce
Why both Labour and Co-op Bank would be happy with a divorce

VIDEO: Pensioner risks life on level crossing
CCTV footage has captured the moment a man in Czech Republic was hit by a speeding train - but walked away with only minor injuries.

Tuition-fee change savings 'unclear'
A study says the public cost of higher university fees and loans is "highly uncertain" and depends on how much future graduates will earn.

VIDEO: How will the European electorate vote?
Campaigns have started for Europe's elections in just over a month but is the European electorate engaged?

Q&A: Ecclestone on trial
What are big questions as F1 chief's bribery trial begins?

Japan pact 'covers disputed islands'
US President Barack Obama restates support for Japan over disputed islands but warns that dialogue - not escalation - is the way forward.

Madeleine 'clues' and Mark Shand death - papers
A police update in the hunt for missing Madeleine McCann and the death of the brother of the Duchess of Cornwall after a fall in New York attract headlines.

In pictures: Mumbai goes to vote
Sixth phase of the ongoing India elections

Energy storage: The key to a smarter grid
Can energy grids cope with higher demand and volatile supply

The unlikely debt capital of Britain
The unlikely debt capital of Britain

'Friendly' drone flies on dog leash
Camera takes flight on a dog leash

VIDEO: NYPD's Twitter campaign backfires
NYPD asked followers to tweet a photo of themselves with officers and add the hashtag "myNYPD" as part of a social media campaign.

VIDEO: Horror of S Sudan massacre filmed
The White House has strongly condemned the massacre of civilians in South Sudan calling it a betrayal of the people by their leaders.

Is London safe?
Hashtag undermines city's reputation

Iran replaces prison service chief
The head of Iran's prison service is replaced following allegations that political prisoners were beaten by guards at Tehran's Evin jail last week.

Are gardeners wrong to put 'crocks' in plant pots?
For centuries, gardeners have put shards of pottery - "crocks" - at the bottom of plant pots. Why?

Day in pictures: 23 April 2014
News photos from past 24 hours: 23 April

VIDEO: Hands-on with Microsoft's Cortana
Microsoft's natural language expert explains how he breathed life into the firm's Halo-inspired virtual assistant Cortana.

In pictures: divers search South Korea ferry
Divers search South Korea ferry

In pictures: Rural murals
Huge murals in Dumfries and Galloway

In pictures: Garcia Marquez tributes
Memorials Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez

VIDEO: House of Commons
The PM is challenged over his support for Maria Miller following a row over her expenses.
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