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Pakistan 'disrupts terror bases'

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 20:35
Pakistan's army says it has severely disrupted militant bases in North Waziristan, despite reports that many militants left before troops moved in.
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Man fined for hunting on Mugabe land

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 20:08
A neighbour of Robert Mugabe has been fined $50 for letting his dogs hunt deer on the Zimbabwean leader's private property, a state-owned newspaper reports.
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World Cup match-fixing claims made

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 19:59
Cameroon football authorities are to investigate claims that seven players helped to fix games at the World Cup.
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Lallana completes £25m Liverpool move

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 19:58
Southampton captain Adam Lallana completes a £25m transfer to Liverpool after the England midfielder passes a medical.
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Ukraine launches new offensive

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 19:54
Ukraine says a full-scale military operation is under way in the east of the country, hours after a ceasefire with pro-Russian rebels ended.
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Court upholds French full veil ban

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 19:45
The European Court of Human Rights upholds France's ban on wearing the Muslim full-face veil or niqab.
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Day in pictures: 1 July 2014

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 19:32
The best news photos from around the world in the past 24 hours
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India outrage over MP's rape threat

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 19:26
There is growing outrage in India over MP Tapas Pal's controversial remarks threatening to kill opposition workers and have women raped.
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Kenya's buses to go cashless

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 19:11
Kenya tells its "matatu" buses to switch to cashless fares in order to tackle corruption, but relaxes its strict deadline for the changeover.
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Slight fall in eurozone unemployment

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 18:59
The number of people unemployed in the eurozone dipped slightly in May, but not by enough to dent the unemployment rate.
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Iraq Kurdistan referendum planned

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 18:51
The president of Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan Region, Massoud Barzani, tells the BBC he intends to hold a referendum on independence within months.
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Gross failures over meningitis death

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 18:50
A hospital made "gross failures" over the death of schoolboy given paracetamol instead of antibiotics for meningitis, a coroner rules.
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'Cheat' Vincent is banned for life

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 18:28
Former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent is banned for life and admits he is a "cheat" who "shamed" the sport by match-fixing.
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German Schulz to lead MEPs again

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 18:24
New MEPs meeting for the first time elect German Socialist Martin Schulz to lead the European Parliament again.
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BNP Paribas to pay $9bn to US

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 18:17
France's largest bank BNP Paribas agrees to a record $9bn (£5.1bn) settlement with US prosecutors over allegations of sanctions violations.
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EU roaming fees fall for phone users

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 18:08
Charges for surfing the internet on smartphones while travelling in the EU have been cut by half as new rules come into force.
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Bacon triptych sells for £26.7m

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 17:52
A small-format Francis Bacon triptych of his lover George Dyer sells for £26.7m at a London auction.
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VIDEO: Should EU abolish Strasbourg building?

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 17:50
Should the EU's parliament building in Strasbourg be abolished, and all sessions held in Brussels instead?
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Labour plans regional 'powerhouses'

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 17:16
Labour is proposing to give more power to cities outside London and the English regions that surround them.
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India rape case editor freed on bail

BBC World News - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 17:00
India's Supreme Court grants bail to Tarun Tejpal, the former editor of a news magazine who is charged with raping a female colleague.
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