A crowd gathers at a scene of multiple bombings at Kano Central Mosque November 28, 2014.  REUTERS/Stringer

Bombs, gunfire kill 81 at mosque in Nigeria

KANO, Nigeria - Gunmen set off three bombs and opened fire on worshippers at the main mosque in north Nigeria's biggest city Kano, killing at least 81 people, witnesses and officials said.  Full Article | Video 

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Three dead in attack and Islamist protests in Egypt

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Syria says U.S.-led strikes have not weakened Islamic State

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Cameron tells EU - let us curb migrant welfare, or risk UK leaving

28 Nov 2014

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Airbus sells part of Dassault back to French planemaker

28 Nov 2014

PARIS - Airbus Group sold 8 percent of Dassault Aviation back to the French planemaker in a deal worth 794 million euros (632.10 million pounds) on Friday - the first step towards unwinding an awkward 16-year-old link to its defence market rival.

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Exclusive - KKR, Apax brace for mobile battle with EE prime target: sources

28 Nov 2014

LONDON - Private equity funds KKR and Apax are looking to revive plans to snap up EE if Britain's largest mobile operator misses out on a deal with BT Group, sources familiar with the situation said.

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At least 81 dead in coordinated Nigeria mosque attack

At least 81 people are reported killed in an apparently coordinated attack against a major mosque in northern Nigeria that bears the hallmarks of Boko Haram militants. Mana Rabiee reports.