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VIDEO: Precious three-minute hug on US border

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 17:36
Six families get chance to hug as the US-Mexico border in California opens for 20 minutes.
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Obama breaks out one-liners at dinner

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 16:51
Democrats and Republicans alike are the target of jokes by President Barack Obama in his last White House Correspondents' dinner before leaving office.
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VIDEO: Two dead in Turkey explosion

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 16:37
Officials in Turkey say two police officers have been killed and more have been injured in a bombing close to the border with Syria.
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Iraq protesters camp outside parliament

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 15:19
Iraqi protesters remain camped out in Baghdad's high security Green Zone, a day after they stormed parliament to demand political reform.
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Nairobi collapse area evacuated

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 13:03
People in the Kenyan capital Nairobi are asked to leave their homes near a six-storey building that collapsed in heavy rain, killing at least 12 people.
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US anti-Vietnam war priest dies aged 94

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:54
The American priest and poet Daniel Berrigan - famous for leading defiant protests against the Vietnam War - dies in New York aged 94.
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VIDEO: Obama jokes about Clinton and Trump

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:31
President Obama makes jokes at the expense of Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump and critics of his healthcare plan at his final White House Correspondents' Dinner.
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VIDEO: Droughts in India as temperatures soar

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 09:11
Much of India is experiencing record-breaking temperatures and droughts.
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Mosque collapse kills 15 in Somalia

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:10
A mosque under refurbishment collapses during Friday prayers in the Somali capital Mogadishu, killing at least 15 people and injuring 40.
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Venezuelans lose sleep to save power

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:02
Venezuelans lose half an hour of sleep on Sunday when their clocks move forward to save power, as they grapple with a deep economic crisis.
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How a Muslim and a Hindu became 'blood brothers'

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 07:38
How childhood friendships transcend caste and religion
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The 81-year-old Indian teacher still transforming lives

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 07:36
The 81-year-old teacher still transforming lives
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Challenging the 'white saviour complex'

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 07:34
The Instagram account poking fun at "orphanage chic"
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What are US university 'honour codes'?

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 07:24
Raped as a student - and then accused of bad behaviour
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Why Iran's moderates must capitalise quickly

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 06:33
Why Iran's moderates must capitalise quickly on poll win
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Circus lions reach South Africa sanctuary

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 05:37
More than 30 lions rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru are flown to a sanctuary in South Africa - in what is said to be the largest such airlift.
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Scores missing after migrant boat sinks

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:33
Eighty-four migrants are missing after their inflatable dinghy sank off the Libyan coast, the International Organization for Migration says.
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Shia protesters storm Iraq parliament

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:27
Hundreds of Iraqi Shia Muslims breach Baghdad's fortified Green Zone for the first time, seizing control of parliament in protest at political deadlock.
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German party congress marred by clashes

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 02:54
Clashes erupt at the start of a meeting of Germany's right-wing Alternative fur Deutschland (AfD) party, with hundreds of protesters detained.
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Iran moderates win back parliament

BBC World News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 00:24
Run-off elections give moderates and reformists a working majority in the Iranian parliament for the first time in more than a decade.
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