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Hundreds of thousands of Bangladeshis have been moved to cyclone shelters

Cyclone Mora has hit Bangladesh, lashing the country's south-eastern coast with heavy rain and high winds.

The storm made landfall on Tuesday morning between the fishing port of Cox's Bazar and the city of Chittagong, with winds of up to 117 km/h (73mph).

Authorities have been moving more than a million people to shelters.

The launch comes a day after reports that North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un supervised an anti-aircraft system test

North Korea has fired a short-range ballistic missile, the third apparently successful test in as many weeks.The Scud flew about 450km (280 miles) before landing in Japanese waters, prompting Japan to lodge a protest.

Observers say the tests indicate the North is making progress towards missiles capable of carrying warheads.

White House aide Jared Kushner is alleged to have met with the Russian ambassador

Donald Trump's son-in-law attempted to set up secret communications with Moscow a month after Mr Trump's election, US media say.

Jared Kushner wanted to use Russian facilities to avoid US interception of discussions with Moscow, the Washington Post and New York Times said.

Mr Kushner, a senior White House aide, has not commented.

Tributes were paid by people at a vigil in Manchester city centre

The UK terror threat level has been raised to its highest level of "critical", meaning further attacks may be imminent, Theresa May has said.

Military personnel will now be deployed to protect key sites as a result of the new threat level.

Meanwhile, the mother of Olivia Campbell said her daughter died in Monday night's Manchester bombing, which killed 22 and injured 59.