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Colombia legalises gay marriage

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 08:20
Colombia legalises same-sex marriage, becoming the fourth country in Latin America to do so.
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'Secret of youth' in ginger gene

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 08:16
Scientists say they have made a leap in knowing why some people retain their youthful looks while others age badly.
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Brazil president's strategist arrested

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 07:25
Brazilian prosecutors have filed corruption charges against President Dilma Rousseff's electoral strategist.
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Russia's mixed messages on LGBT

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 07:06
Russia sends mixed messages on LGBT
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Fears over unauthorised Everest flights

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 07:00
Helicopter firms are carrying out unauthorised sightseeing flights over Mount Everest, despite concerns the vibrations could trigger avalanches.
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VIDEO: China and its unbelievable queues

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:28
Queuing in China is not for the faint-hearted - one photographer has been documenting the phenomenon through history.
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VIDEO: 'I can use illegal ivory to top up stock'

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 06:01
Conservationists say the legal trade in ivory on the domestic market in China and Hong Kong is just providing a cover for the illegal smuggling.
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Weah will run for president again

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:42
The former international footballer George Weah announces he will run for president of Liberia for a second time.
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US forces 'punished for hospital attack'

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:32
Sixteen US military personnel are disciplined over last year's bombing of an Afghan hospital in Kunduz that left 42 dead, officials say.
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'Many sign' Venezuela recall petition

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:28
The Venezuelan opposition claims that 600,000 people have signed a petition for a recall referendum on President Nicolas Maduro.
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VIDEO: Jenner takes up Trump toilet offer

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:22
Caitlyn Jenner posts video of female toilet use after Donald Trump supported transgender right to choose which facility to use.
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Have we fallen out of love with elephant rides?

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:00
Have elephant rides and tiger selfies become taboo?
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Meet Ted Cruz's harshest critics

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 04:07
Some of Cruz's harshest critics are Republicans
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French police injured in protest clashes

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:21
Twenty-four police officers are injured, three seriously, during protests against a proposed labour law change in France.
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Search warrant issued over Prince death

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:12
A search warrant was obtained in relation to the home of Prince shortly after he died, court documents show.
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Syria's Aleppo 'catastrophic' - UN

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:08
The situation in Syria's city of Aleppo is catastrophic, the UN says, after attacks on targets including a hospital kill dozens.
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Arrests linked to San Bernardino gunman

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 01:50
Three people linked to gunman Syed Farook are arrested in raids carried out by police investigating the deadly attacks in San Bernardino.
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Womancard - the card that gives you less

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 00:49
Trump jibe about Clinton's electoral appeal inspires online humour
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All Belgians to be given iodine pills

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 00:37
The Belgian government agrees to distribute iodine pills to the country's entire population as a nuclear safety precaution.
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Ted Cruz 'is Lucifer' - ex-Speaker

BBC World News - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 00:20
US presidential hopeful Ted Cruz has been called "Lucifer in the flesh" by the former Speaker of the House of Representatives and fellow Republican, John Boehner.
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