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Modi to make historic Israel visit

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 12:22
India's Narendra Modi will be the first Indian prime minister to visit Israel, India's foreign minister says, though no date is set.
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Thailand's king returns to hospital

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 11:46
Thailand's revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej, 87, returns to hospital in Bangkok for tests, weeks after being discharged.
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Weather threatens solar plane bid

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:50
The Solar Impulse, which is attempting the world's first Pacific Ocean crossing in a solar-powered plane, is in holding pattern as weather worsens.
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Australian animal cruelty revealed

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 09:42
A report into cruelty in Queensland's greyhound racing industry finds "barbaric" treatment of the dogs and other animals.
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The Ugandan women who strip to defend their land

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 09:20
The Ugandan women who strip to defend their land
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VIDEO: 'Guat hunting' hate crime in Florida

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 09:16
The hate crime scaring many in the US
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The musicians fighting back against extremism

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 09:05
The musicians refusing to dance to IS's tune
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Fighting back against helpline harassment

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 09:04
The engineers and operators who sexually harass customers
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Ghosts of the Mediterranean

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 09:03
The ships' graveyard that reveals a gruesome story
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Senate in urgent surveillance debate

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 08:54
The US Senate is meeting in a rare weekend sitting to try to avert the expiry of anti-terrorist laws that let security services collect phone data.
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Petraeus: 'Politics can defeat IS'

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 08:37
Former CIA Director David Petraeus tells the BBC that Islamic State militants can only be defeated through a dual military and political approach.
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Ukraine conflict 'hurts its economy'

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 07:09
The International Monetary Fund says Ukraine's economy is likely to shrink by a worse-than-expected 9% in 2015, as the continuing conflict takes its toll.
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VIDEO: Is this the tree where Ebola started?

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 07:06
Filmmaker Dan Edge investigates why the Ebola crisis of 2014 was not contained sooner and visits the tree thought to be the source of the outbreak.
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Kurds, women, gays put faith in upstart Turkish party

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 07:02
Kurds, women and gays hope rising party can thwart Erdogan
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VIDEO: Turkey press 'most sensitive issue'

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 07:01
The BBC's Selin Girit reports on press freedom in Turkey prior to the country's election.
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VIDEO: 'Fight' for Kurdish identity in election

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 07:01
The BBC's Mark Lowen is in the Kurdish-majority city Diyarbakir as part of his election road trip.
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VIDEO: Beijing smokers on city's smoking ban

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 07:01
Martin Patience tests the mood among Beijing diners ahead of the city introducing a ban on smoking in public.
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VIDEO: Outcry over Egypt's death penalties

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 07:01
Egypt faces widespread criticism over the increasing numbers of Islamists being sentenced to death, reports the BBC's Sally Nabil.
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'Oliver Twist' children used in crime

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 06:59
Schoolchildren in the UK are being used to pickpocket, shoplift and beg as part of criminal operations, the anti-slavery commissioner warns.
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92-year-old sets marathon age record

BBC World News - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 06:32
American Harriette Thompson, at the age of 92 years and 65 days, becomes the oldest woman to finish a marathon.
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