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Modi welcomes US president with big hug

Japan condemns apparent Isis execution

Prime minister calls for immediate release of journalist

Aer Lingus set to recommend latest IAG bid

BA and Iberia owner returns with €1.34bn cash offer

Ukraine separatists in deadly rocket attack

At least 30 civilians killed in strike on strategic port

Bharara challenges insider trading ruling

Future prosecutions hinge on outcome of US Attorney’s challenge

World leaders pay respects to Abdullah

Obama cuts short his visit to India to meet King Salman

Euro falls to 11-year low after ECB move

Central bank’s QE sends euro and yields lower for second day

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SkyMall bankruptcy grounds flying yetis

Catalogue company’s bankruptcy comes as in-flight WiFi takes off

Russian banker warns west over Swift

VTB chief says country building alternative payment system

US diners lose their taste for Big Macs

Fall in same-store sales shows McDonald’s global challenges

GM’s Mary Barra in the driving seat at Davos

World Economic Forum likes a powerful newcomer

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