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VIDEO: Obama in Vietnam: US arms embargo to end

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 15:43
US President Barack Obama has announced that the US is fully lifting its embargo on arms exports to Vietnam.
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Ducklings rescued from cesspit

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 15:30
Firefighters rescue a handful of ducklings that had fallen into a cesspit in Auckland, New Zealand, reuniting them with their mother.
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VIDEO: Building the world's largest radio telescope

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 15:06
BBC science correspondent Rebecca Morelle travels to China to take a close up tour of the Five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Telescope - or Fast for short.
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VIDEO: Drone footage shows shark feeding frenzy

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 15:00
Drone footage shows tourists catching an unusual sight in Shark Bay, Australia - dozens of tiger sharks feeding on a dead whale.
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VIDEO: New life for Syrian children in Turkey

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 14:55
Many Syrian refugees have moved to Turkey, and many children are now enrolled in schools there.
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India launches mini space shuttle

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 12:36
India launches an unmanned model space shuttle into orbit, joining the race to develop reusable space crafts.
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Schoolgirls die in Thai dormitory fire

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 12:19
At least 17 schoolgirls, aged between five and 13, are killed by a fire at their dormitory in northern Thailand.
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Libya intercepts 850 migrants in boats

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 12:07
Libyan coastguards say they intercepted boats carrying 850 migrants trying to reach Europe, as Turkey prepares to host a UN humanitarian conference.
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VIDEO: Volcano erupts in Indonesia killing seven

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:58
A volcano in western Indonesia erupts, killing seven people and leaving two more in hospital.
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Garcia Marquez's ashes laid to rest

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:12
The ashes of the late Nobel Prize winning novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez are laid to rest in the Colombian city of Cartagena.
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VIDEO: Obama begins visit to Vietnam

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 08:50
President Obama arrives in Vietnam at the start of a visit to the country.
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Olympian ‘drove drunk with shotgun’

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 08:15
Australian shooter Michael Diamond has been charged after he allegedly drove drunk with a shotgun and ammunition following a domestic dispute.
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Hinchcliffe returns for Indy 500 pole

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 07:32
James Hinchcliffe secures pole position for the 100th Indianapolis 500, a year after suffering a serious injury at the same race.
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The men who are taking a stand against 'dude fests'

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 07:22
The growing men's movement against all-male 'dude-fests'
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Tunisians seek justice for past wrongs

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 07:16
Mementos of a mother seeking justice for dead son
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India's transgender sari models winning hearts

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 07:13
The young designer using transgender sari models
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Vietnam hopes as Obama visits

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 07:10
Vietnamese want their voices heard as Obama visits
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VIDEO: Austrian election count is very close

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 07:04
Votes are being counted in Austria in a presidential race that is proving to be very close.
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Axa stubs out €1.7bn tobacco investment

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 07:02
Axa, the world's largest insurer, plans to stop investing in the tobacco industry to help highlight the human and economic cost of smoking.
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Austrian run-off rivals face dead heat

BBC World News - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 06:17
The far-right and independent candidates in Austria's presidential run-off are neck-and-neck with the result depending on postal ballots.
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