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Seven dead in Bangkok scrap blast

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 17:53
At least seven people are killed and 19 injured as a suspected World War Two bomb explodes in a scrap metal warehouse in the Thai capital.
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Nato suspends Russia co-operation

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 17:53
Nato suspends all practical civilian and military co-operation with Russia over the annexation of Crimea, describing it as a grave threat to European security.
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Three surprises from a visit to Kashmir

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 17:49
Three surprises from a visit to Kashmir
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Pilots' strike grounds Lufthansa

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 17:21
German airline Lufthansa cancels around 900 flights at the start of a three-day strike that is expected to affect some 425,000 passengers.
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U2 Joshua Tree album added to archive

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 17:13
U2's The Joshua Tree is among 25 new additions to the National Recording Registry, the US Library of Congress's archive of recordings deemed important enough to be preserved for posterity.
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VIDEO: Afghan vote: A tale of two candidates

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 16:58
Afghans go to the polls on Saturday to vote in what may be their most crucial election, the presidential race to replace Hamid Karzai.
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Chelsea & Vitesse links investigated

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 16:51
The Dutch Football Federation has launched an inquiry into the ownership of Vitesse Arnhem and their links with Chelsea.
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Tunisian police rape victim defiant

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 16:29
What does police gang-rape case say about new Tunisia?
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Owner gives up on 'Chagall' painting

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 16:29
The owner of a painting he believed was by Marc Chagall says he has given up on his fight to save it from being destroyed.
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Serena Williams suffers shock defeat

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 15:37
World number one and defending champion Serena Williams is out of the Family Circle Cup after losing to Jana Cepelova.
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House music pioneer Knuckles dies

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 15:33
Musician Frankie Knuckles, known as the Godfather of House music, dies aged 59.
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Malaysia mystery ‘may not be solved’

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 14:36
Malaysia warns the reasons behind the missing plane's disappearance may never be known, as its PM heads to Australia for talks on the search.
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VIDEO: Kenyan 'al-Shabab recruiter' killed

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 14:04
A radical Muslim cleric in Kenya, Abubakar Shariff Ahmed, has been shot dead outside the coastal city of Mombasa.
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Philip Morris to stop Australia work

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 13:59
Tobacco giant Philip Morris says it will cease production at its Australian cigarette factory, due to Australia's cigarette production rules.
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India digital bosses vie for votes

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 13:23
Tech bosses vie for votes in Bangalore
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Dead Briton 'had blast injuries'

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 13:21
A dead Briton found near his burning yacht had injuries consistent with an explosion, authorities on the eastern Caribbean island of St Vincent say.
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Britain hands over Helmand command

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:52
Britain formally hands over command of military operations in Helmand province in Afghanistan to the US.
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Tsunami alert after 8.2 Chile quake

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:41
An earthquake of 8.2 magnitude strikes off the coast of northern Chile, triggering a tsunami alert and killing at least five people.
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BP to close Australia refinery

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:40
Oil giant BP says it will cease production at its Bulwer Island refinery in Brisbane, Australia, by 2015 due to competition from refineries in Asia.
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Seoul examines 'North Korea drone'

BBC World News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:39
South Korea says it is analysing what it believes to be a North Korean drone that crashed on a border island amid an exchange of fire with North Korea.
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