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Obama urges greater European unity

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 21:32
US President Barack Obama calls for greater European unity and calls on Nato allies to spend more on security.
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Republican rivals team up to slow Trump

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 21:15
Republican rivals Ted Cruz and John Kasich announce they will co-ordinate strategies to tackle frontrunner Donald Trump in forthcoming US primaries.
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Yemeni forces retake city from al-Qaeda

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 20:52
The Yemeni port city of Mukalla, controlled by jihadist militants from al-Qaeda for a year, is recaptured by Yemeni and Saudi-led coalition forces.
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Burundi general killed at child's school

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 20:19
An army general who is the security advisor to Burundi's vice-president and his wife are shot dead while dropping off their daughter at school.
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Beijing ambulances get taxi-style meters

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 19:51
Fixed prices brought in over public concerns about overcharging.
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African stars pay tribute to Papa Wemba

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 19:37
African stars remember Papa Wemba, the big man with the "angelic voice", who died on Sunday morning at the age of 66.
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Pakistan poisoned sweets kill 23

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 19:17
At least 23 people have died from eating contaminated sweets intended to mark the birth of a baby in Pakistan, police say.
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US to send more special forces to Syria

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 19:12
The US president says he is to send up to 250 more special forces troops to Syria to support local militias against so-called Islamic State.
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Serbia elections: Radical Seselj back in parliament

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 19:01
Ultra-nationalists return in Serbia
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Mexico police attacked in Acapulco

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 18:40
Police officers come under attack in a two-hour gunfight in the Mexican city of Acapulco.
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Mexican voter data 'was left online'

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 18:06
The details of 87 million Mexican voter records were made publicly accessible on the internet, a US security researcher discovers.
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Famous Peking Opera master dies

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 18:00
One of China's top opera stars, Mei Baojiu, has died at the age of 82 after being hospitalised following breathing difficulties, Chinese state media report.
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VIDEO: Barack Obama speech

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 17:16
US President Barack Obama speaks from the Hanover Messe, the world's leading showcase for industrial technology.
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Bombed Brussels metro station re-opens

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 17:14
Maelbeek metro station, where 16 people were killed in the Brussels attacks of 22 March, re-opens to passengers.
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Sony shares drop on earnings delay

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:33
Sony shares drop on earnings delay, Mitsubishi Motors shares keep falling for the fourth consecutive day after a fuel scandal.
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Egypt president in protests warning

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:27
President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi urges Egyptians to defend the state and its institutions from "evil" forces ahead of planned anti-government protests.
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Billy Paul of Me and Mrs Jones dies

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:27
The American soul singer Billy Paul, best known for his 1972 Me and Mrs Jones hit, dies at the age of 80.
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Japan unveils Tokyo 2020 Olympic logos

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:40
Japan's Olympic organisers unveil the official logos of the 2020 Tokyo Games, after the first choice was thrown out over plagiary claims.
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US ex-senator, 90, to marry a man

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:00
Former US Senator Harris Wofford, 90, prepares to marry a man, 20 years after the death of his wife.
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How African governments block social media

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 14:57
The days some Africans are banned from tweeting
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