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Seaweed - Zanzibar's 'gift from the ocean'

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:46
Zanzibar women who live on the "gift from the ocean"
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VIDEO: Superspreaders: Tracking tuberculosis

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:30
A team at the University of Cape Town in South Africa is using new tools to investigate how the return of patients to their communities affects the spread of tuberculosis.
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Giant rat becomes the talk of Sweden

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:28
The appearance of a massive rat in a Stockholm family's kitchen makes headlines in Sweden, where it is dubbed "Ratzilla".
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Obama urges NSA phone data reform

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:26
President Barack Obama asks Congress to end bulk collection of US phone records by the National Security Agency.
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Tymoshenko to run for Ukraine leader

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:14
Former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko says she plans to once again run for president of Ukraine in May elections.
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VIDEO: Frantic calls to report US mudslide

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:11
Audio recordings of emergency phone calls made in the moments after a deadly mudslide struck the Washington state town of Oso have been made public.
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New Egyptian military chief sworn in

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 00:56
Egypt's new military chief and defence minister is sworn in, a day after Field Marshal Abdul Fattah al-Sisi stands down to run for the presidency.
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Wheat prices rise on Crimea worries

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 00:54
Fears over the stability of Crimea and Ukraine have helped push up global wheat prices since February
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Tug boat mistaken for plane crash

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 00:47
A tug boat ferrying a large object at sea sparks an alert off Gran Canaria after being mistaken for a crashed plane.
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Police 'fail domestic abuse victims'

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 00:40
Thousands of people are at risk of serious harm or even murder because of widespread failure by police in England and Wales to deal with domestic abuse, a report says.
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Uganda capsize 'killed 251 refugees'

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 00:35
More than 250 people died in last Saturday's boat capsize on a lake between the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda, the Congolese government says.
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Tate to return 'looted' Constable

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 00:28
London's Tate gallery agrees to return an oil painting by John Constable after evidence revealed it was stolen by the Nazis.
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Turkey moves to block YouTube access

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 00:12
Turkey begins blocking access to YouTube after a recording is posted on it purporting to show ministers discussing a possible military operation in Syria.
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The Review Show on BBC Four axed

BBC World News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 23:28
This Sunday's edition of The Review Show will be its last after more than 20 years on air, following last year's move from BBC Two to BBC Four.
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Hollande affair actress wins damages

BBC World News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 22:40
A French court orders Closer magazine to pay actress Julie Gayet damages for breach of privacy over an affair with President Francois Hollande.
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IMF close to deal on Ukraine aid

BBC World News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 22:05
The International Monetary Fund agrees assistance worth $14-18bn over the next two years, with the package linked to an economic reform programme.
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VIDEO: Rwandan exiles targeted in South Africa

BBC World News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 21:52
A BBC investigation has uncovered new information suggesting that the killing of former high ranking Rwandan intelligence official Col Patrick Karegeya may be linked to the conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo
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Berezovsky 'had poisoning plot fear'

BBC World News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 21:49
The daughter of Russian tycoon Boris Berezovsky says he thought he had been poisoned in the days after he lost a legal fight with Roman Abramovich, an inquest hears.
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UN council backs S Lanka war inquiry

BBC World News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 21:47
The UN Human Rights Council supports a resolution which paves the way for an inquiry into abuses during the final phase of Sri Lanka's brutal civil war in 2009.
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India wants Hindu statues returned

BBC World News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 21:30
India requests the return of two ancient Hindu statues from galleries in Australia following allegations that they were stolen.
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