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Kids Company a political 'football'

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 18:08
Kids Company founder Camila Batmanghelidjh tells the BBC she and the now-closed charity have "become a football for the media and the civil servants".
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VIDEO: Hungary builds migrant border fence

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 18:01
A fence built by prison inmates will stretch across the length of the Hungary-Serbia border to control migrant numbers from the Balkans
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Bake Off opener grabs huge audience

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:40
The return of BBC One's The Great British Bake Off attracts 9.3 million viewers - more than two million up on last year's opening episode.
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Triple winner Peaty out of 200m

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:16
Britain's Adam Peaty will not add the 200m breaststroke to his three gold medals after going out in the heats at the World Championships.
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Suicide blast targets Afghan police

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:15
Six people die in a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan, the first such attack since the Taliban confirmed their leader Mullah Omar was dead.
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Adidas mulls options for golf unit

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:00
German sportswear firm Adidas says it has appointed an investment bank to consider options for its struggling golf business.
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Ukraine conflict: Helping one family search for lost soldier

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 16:52
Helping a missing Ukrainian soldier's family find him
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Tube strike disruption for commuters

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 16:50
People travelling in London are dealing with long queues and delays as the latest Tube strike shuts down the network and leads to fears of gridlock.
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MH370 mystery resolution 'closer'

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 16:40
Australia PM Tony Abbott says the "baffling mystery" of MH370 is closer to being solved, after Malaysia says debris came from the missing flight.
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Cosby ordered to give deposition

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 16:28
Comedian Bill Cosby is ordered by a judge to give a sworn deposition in the civil case being brought by a woman accusing him of sexual assault.
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Australia admits refugee turn-back

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 15:49
In a rare disclosure, Australia says a group of Vietnamese migrants were among 600 refugees turned away at sea since December 2013.
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Indian media praise capture of 'Qasab 2'

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 15:40
Indian media say the arrest of a 'Pakistani gunman' in Indian-administered Kashmir reminds the capture of Mumbai attacks convict Ajmal Qasab.
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Kids Company donor 'withdrew £3m'

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 14:52
A donor withdrew a £3m offer to Kids Company after learning Scotland Yard's child abuse unit was investigating the charity, its founder says.
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Chinese shares continue to fall

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 14:50
Mainland Chinese shares trade lower, extending losses from the previous day, despite recent government actions to stabilise markets.
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Markets on alert for Super Thursday

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 14:19
Markets are on alert ahead of the UK's new economic touchstone, a Super Thursday of economic data as interest rate decisions are incorporated with the MPC meeting's minutes.
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Hiroshima marks 70 years since bomb

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 13:56
The Japanese city of Hiroshima marks the 70th anniversary of the dropping of the first atomic bomb by a US warplane, which killed 140,000 people.
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Murray suffers surprise defeat

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 13:19
Briton Andy Murray suffers a surprise second-round defeat against Teymuraz Gabashvili of Russia in the Washington Open.
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Fitbit sees revenue more than triple

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 13:09
Wearable technology company Fitbit sees its revenue beat expectations and more than triple to $400m (£256m) in the second quarter.
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VIDEO: Why the Suez Canal matters - in 60 secs

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 12:34
Why is the Suez Canal a big deal? BBC News explains its historical significance, in 60 seconds.
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Hopes fade for missing Med migrants

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 12:09
Hopes fade as rescuers search for survivors after a boat carrying as many as 600 migrants capsizes in the Mediterranean off Libya's coast.
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