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post 01 January 2001
Read more from Paul Mason on his blog What it feels like to be under Israeli fire

Some Gazans are tweeting that this was the worst night of bombardment that the city and the Strip have ever witnessed. Paul Mason was there.

article 29 July 2014 World, Israel
Israel warns of 'lengthy' battle against Hamas
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Gazans report one of the heaviest nights of bombardment from Israeli forces, after an address by the Israeli President Binyamin Netanyahu warning Israel to prepare for a prolonged "campaign".

post 02 August 2012
Read more from Jon on Snowblog First glimpse inside Glasgow School of Art since fire

A huge fired ravaged parts of the world-famous Glasgow School of Art on 23 May. Jon Snow returns two months later to see the damage for himself and hear about the renovation plans.

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article 29 July 2014 UK
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When is online 'revenge porn' illegal?

Posting sexually explicit photos and videos of an ex online is a growing problem, says a committee of peers, who want greater clarity about when it is a criminal offence.

post 29 July 2014
Read more from Paul Mason on his blog What it feels like to be under Israeli fire

Some Gazans are tweeting that this was the worst night of bombardment that the city and the Strip have ever witnessed. This is what it felt like to be under sustained bombardment.

video 28 July 2014 World, Israel

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How do people view Israel now? - video

Jon Snow talks to Jake Wallis Simons and Lavie Tidhar, both Jewish authors who have written about Israel, to discuss what the cultural implications are for the current conflict in Gaza.

video 28 July 2014 World, Libya

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Violence spirals across Libya as Tripoli fire rages - video

As a major fuel depot burns in Libya's capital Tripoli, C4 News looks at the country's descent into violence after Gadaffi's overthrow as well as the growing bloodshed across the Middle East.

video 28 July 2014 UK

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Passport strike due to 'desperate staff shortage' - video

Passport Office workers strike in protest at what they claim is a desperate shortage of staff. One family tells of their wait to see if they must cancel their holiday because of the industrial action.

video 28 July 2014 World, Israel

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Ten Palestinians die in Gaza rocket attack - video

Ten Palestinians - mostly children - are killed when a missile explodes in a park at the al-Shati refugee camp in Gaza City.

video 28 July 2014 Israel

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'Shocking hospital attack was by Hamas' - video

The attack on Gaza's main hospital was the work of Hamas, says Daniel Taub, the UK's Israeli ambassador. And he says his country wants to see nobody die - "least of all children".

article 28 July 2014 UK
Fracking in the north of England (credit: Getty Images)
Fracking to protect beauty spots - or Tory marginals?

The government's decision to allow oil and gas exploration companies to bid for licenses for fracking raises environmental questions and concern for the future of Britain's national parks.

post 28 July 2014
What made Erraid a world-beater? Talent or dedication?

The joy of 13-year-old Erraid Davies as she collected her Commonwealth Games swimming bronze medal is the kind of thing that will send parents and children to their nearest pool.

article 28 July 2014 World, Guinea
A nurse examines a patient the in-take area at a centre for victims of the Ebola virus in Guéckédou, Guinea (credit: Getty Images)
Ebola outbreak in west Africa - the key questions

An outbreak of Ebola has killed more than 670 people across Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone. So what do we need to know about this highly contagious virus?

article 28 July 2014 UK
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Liam Dutton by Thunderstorms and flash floods hit SE England

Thunderstorms, torrential rain and hail hit parts of south east England on Monday morning, causing flash flooding and travel disruption.

video 28 July 2014 UK, Scotland

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After the fire: Glasgow School of Art - video

Jon Snow visits the world-famous Glasgow School of Art, two months after it was ravaged by a huge fire. Watch the film in full on Channel 4 News tonight at 7pm.

article 28 July 2014 World, Israel
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Return to Gaza: passing on the never-ending tragedy

Palestinian journalist Adeem Abu-Middain grew up in Gaza. She returned from abroad with her children to spend Ramadan with her parents. Then the war began. This is her account of what she has endured.

article 28 July 2014 UK
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One in nine people cannot get a GP appointment

More than 10 per cent of people who to see a GP cannot get an appointment, with doctors turning away their patients more than 40 million times this year, according to new figures.

post 28 July 2014
Read more on FactCheck FactCheck: is air travel getting more dangerous?

After three deadly plane crashes in a week, the air industry is defending its safety record. Do the claims stack up?

post 28 July 2014
Read more from Paul Mason on his blog Live in Gaza: Israel intensifies Gaza attacks

Paul Mason reports from Gaza on a day when Palestinians and Israelis both suffer casualties, and Israel's premier warns that attacks will continue until Hamas is destroyed.

post 28 July 2014
Read more from Paul Mason on his blog 'Israel doesn't understand - we're a nation that can't be crushed'

I've been to radicalised Muslim countries and heard the rhetoric. But what I'm hearing in Gaza, from people who consider they have little left to live for, is more than that.

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The new Eton Style? Here’s Shakira’s Hips Don’t Lie, reimagined by a bunch of guys in suits from an Oxford a cappella group. Strangely compelling.

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"POTUS is speaking this morning to the leaders of Germany,
France, the UK and Italy - chance for the leaders to consult
together on Ukraine."

White House Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes announces on Twitter that President Obama will be discussing the situation in Ukraine with European advisers today.

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POTUS is speaking this morning to the leaders of Germany, France, the UK and Italy - chance for the leaders to consult together on Ukraine.

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The UN Security Council urges Israeli and Palestinian forces to implement a
humanitarian truce beyond the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr and engage in efforts to achieve a durable ceasefire.

A statement expresses strong support for “an immediate and unconditional humanitarian ceasefire, allowing for the delivery of urgently needed assistance” in Gaza, where Israeli troops and Hamas have been fighting for nearly three weeks.

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Passport Office staff will strike today over staff shortages which they say have led to a serious backlog in processing applications this year.

Extra staff were drafted in to deal with the backlog of 30,000 applications, and Home Secretary Theresa May last month issued an apology to those affected by the delays.

The Home Office criticised the union for the timing of the strike, saying it could affect people’s summer holidays.