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VIDEO: May Day marked around the world

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:52
May Day marked in different ways around the world.
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Peru drug lord deported from Colombia

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:07
Colombia deports alleged drug lord Gerson Galvez, known as Caracol or The Snail and described as one of the region's most feared criminals, to Peru.
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Burns survivor completes gruelling race

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 08:36
An Australian runner who suffered life-threatening burns when she was caught in a bushfire during a race finishes a gruelling Ironman triathlon.
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Puerto Rico set to default on debt

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 07:36
Puerto Rico's governor says the territory will not make a debt repayment on Monday after a weekend of crunch talks to resolve the financial crisis end without a deal.
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VIDEO: Zika 'more dangerous than thought'

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 07:33
Scientists in Brazil say the Zika virus may be more dangerous than previously thought.
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Superhero fans rally to keep The Flash's love interest black

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 07:10
Superhero fans rally to keep The Flash's love interest black
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How Paris is stepping up its drive against the car

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 07:08
Paris steps up its drive against the car
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How lives of Osama Bin Laden's neighbours changed forever

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 07:05
How lives of Osama Bin Laden's neighbours changed forever
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US cruise ship makes historic Cuba trip

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 06:16
An American cruise ship is sailing to Cuba from the United States, the first such trip in more than five decades.
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Chemical leaks from US derailed train

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 03:13
A freight train derails in Washington DC, spilling hazardous liquid, but no injuries are reported and no evacuation orders are issued.
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Iran leader hails record vote for women

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 02:27
The president of Iran congratulates voters on electing a record number of women to parliament since before the 1979 Islamic revolution.
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VIDEO: Fairgrounds and 'fake doctors' in North Korea

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 01:45
The ruling party in North Korea is due to hold its first congress in nearly 40 years, when Kim Jong-Un will be officially proclaimed as the country's Supreme Leader.
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Protesters quit Baghdad's Green Zone

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:56
Shia Muslim activists who occupied Iraq's parliament on Saturday begin to leave Baghdad's government district after a call by their leaders.
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VIDEO: Beaten, declawed but finally in sanctuary

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:51
Lions rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru have been released at Emoya Big Cat Sanctuary in South Africa.
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North Korea: The limits of small talk in Pyongyang

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:40
A little less conversation in North Korea
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Obama's daughter Malia to go to Harvard

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 00:25
US President Barack Obama's elder daughter Malia will attend Harvard University in 2017, after taking a gap year.
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Clashes erupt at French May Day march

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 23:55
French police clash with demonstrators in Paris during a May Day parade organised by trade unions to protest against a controversial labour bill.
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German party adopts anti-Islam policy

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 22:48
The German right-wing Alternative fur Deutschland adopts an explicitly anti-Islam policy at a party conference marred by clashes.
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VIDEO: Obama stars in spoof retirement video

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 21:35
Barack Obama stars in spoof retirement video as he nears the end of his second term as President of the United States
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'IS' link to Turkey car bomb

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 21:25
A suicide bomber kills two policemen in south-eastern Turkey, in an attack officials blame on a suspected Islamic State militant.
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