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Fire destroys museum in Indian capital

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:40
A fire destroys a museum in the Indian capital, Delhi, ruining rare specimens of flora and fauna, India's environment minister says.
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VIDEO: 'Why I'm defending Azerbaijani journalist'

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:08
Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney speaks to the BBC about representing Azerbaijan reporter Khadija Ismayilova, as well as US politics.
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Man jailed over Taiwan water park fireball

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:07
The organiser of a water park party in Taiwan where a fireball caused by igniting paint powder killed 15 people is jailed for negligence.
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France wins A$50bn Australia sub contract

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:56
A A$50bn (€34bn; £27bn) contract to build 12 submarines for the Australian Navy is awarded to France, beating bids from Germany and Japan.
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Chernobyl's legacy 30 years on

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:30
Disaster casts a long shadow 30 years on
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Australia crocodile 'bites camper's foot'

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:19
An Australian man survives an attack by a crocodile which entered his tent while he was sleeping and bit his foot, local media say.
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North Carolina LGBT law fuels protests

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 11:14
Thousands of activists on opposing sides rally at North Carolina's legislature as it meets for the first time since enacting a law criticised as anti-gay.
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Canadian hostage killed in Philippines

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 10:23
A Canadian man held captive by Islamist militants for months in the Philippines is killed, in an act Prime Minister Justin Trudeau calls "coldblooded murder".
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Brazil's corruption culture 'can be beaten'

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:23
Brazil's campaigners see grounds for hope
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The country planning to privatise education

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:20
The country planning to privatise its primary schools
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Tax leaks trial to begin in Luxembourg

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:04
Three men are going on trial in Luxembourg over the leaking of documents that revealed how the country helped major corporations cut their taxes.
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VIDEO: The Indians risking their lives for water

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 07:40
Reservoirs and wells have run dry in several Indian states, and some villagers are risking their lives to get water, the BBC's Yogita Limaye reports.
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VIDEO: Inside a Russian fur farm

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 07:04
Reggie Yates gets rare access to a Russian fur farm, and sees sable, Arctic foxes and even a lynx kept inside tiny cages.
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Pakistan's polka-dotted comic heroine

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 07:03
The heroine created by Pakistan's first female cartoonist
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Fullscreen launches YouTube Red rival

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 07:01
Online talent firm Fullscreen launches its own subscription video platform to rival YouTube's offering.
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Bid to oust Venezuela's Maduro blocked

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 06:07
Venezuela's supreme court rejects an opposition-backed constitutional amendment to cut short the term of President Nicolas Maduro.
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Bangladesh LGBT editor hacked to death

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 06:00
A senior editor on Bangladesh's first LGBT magazine has been hacked to death along with a second person in the capital Dhaka, police say.
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Second EU radar satellite launches

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 05:43
The European Space Agency launches a second radar satellite into the EU's new Sentinel constellation, to acquire a complete map of the Earth every six days.
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Conspiracy Files: Who shot down MH17?

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 05:05
The BBC's Conspiracy Files team investigates
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VIDEO: Messages of hope as bombed station re-opens

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 03:16
The Brussels metro station where 16 people were killed by a suicide bomber last month has re-opened.
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