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VIDEO: Kenya unease over 'al-Shabab' killing

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 04:48
It is still unclear who shot dead radical Muslim cleric Abubakar Shariff Ahmed in Kenya on Tuesday.
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VIDEO: Britain hands over Helmand command

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 04:37
Britain formally hands over command of military operations in Helmand province in Afghanistan to the US.
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Rural India in black and white

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 04:35
Gianni Berengo Gardin's celebrated b/w photographs
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Leaving Helmand to uncertain future

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 04:30
Afghan election fears as foreign troops depart
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EU-Africa leaders discuss CAR crisis

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 04:11
African and European leaders are meeting in Brussels to tackle the deteriorating security situation in the Central African Republic.
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Colorado death linked to marijuana

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 03:42
A student falls to his death after ingesting marijuana in Colorado - the first death linked to the drug since the US state legalised it in January.
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Hong Kong's fish farms in the sky

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 03:02
Boom times for Hong Kong's high rise urban fish farms
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Electric cars 'must make more noise'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 02:22
Electric and hybrid cars will have to generate noise to make them safer for pedestrians, especially the visually impaired, the European Parliament says.
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Scandal-hit Washington DC mayor out

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 02:13
Embroiled in corruption allegations, Washington DC Mayor Vincent Gray loses his bid to run for office again to a younger challenger.
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US political donation limits quashed

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 02:13
The US Supreme Court strikes down overall contribution limits for individual political donors, in a major ruling on campaign finance.
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VIDEO: Why are Muslims fleeing CAR homes?

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 02:01
BBC News asks why Muslims are fleeing their homes in CAR - in 60 seconds.
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Greek PM's aide quits amid tape row

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 01:52
A top aide to the Greek PM resigns over a videotape in which he appears to accuse his boss of influencing a criminal investigation.
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Eleven dead in Yemen militant attack

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 01:15
Militants have killed at least six soldiers and two civilians in a raid on an army HQ in southern Yemen, officials say. Three militants also died.
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Tribute to wall collapse death pupil

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 01:09
The family of a pupil who died when a wall fell on her at school say she was their "princess" who dreamed of becoming prime minister.
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Barcelona given transfer ban by Fifa

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 00:53
Spanish champions Barcelona are given a 14-month transfer ban for breaking rules on signing international players under 18.
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SA flavoured condoms to fight HIV

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 00:41
South Africa's government will distribute coloured and flavoured condoms among students to end "condom fatigue", the health minister says.
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Turkey's Twitter ban illegal - court

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 00:09
Turkey's ban on the social media site Twitter violates freedom of expression and individual rights, the country's constitutional court has ruled.
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UK concern over Gibraltar 'incursion'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 00:08
The Foreign Office summons the Spanish ambassador over a "serious incursion" by Spanish ships into waters off Gibraltar.
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Tusk clue to Saudi desert's green past

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 00:01
Tusk of extinct elephant gives clue to Saudi desert's past
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Yanukovych decries Crimea annexation

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 23:57
Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych calls Russia's annexation of Crimea "a tragedy" and says he hopes it will one day rejoin Ukraine.
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