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G7: Brexit 'risk to global growth'

BBC World News - 52 min 30 sec ago
A declaration at the G7 meeting in Japan says a vote by the UK to leave the European Union would pose a "serious threat to global growth".
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Kenya changes anti-doping laws

BBC World News - 1 hour 42 min ago
Kenya's parliament approves changes to anti-doping legislation in the hope of avoiding a ban on its athletes attending the Olympic Games in Rio.
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Donald Trump's wall: Dream or nightmare?

BBC World News - 2 hours 3 min ago
Why people at US border back Trump's 'great' wall
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Buhari’s first year: Five ways Nigeria has changed

BBC World News - 2 hours 32 min ago
And other ways Nigeria has changed under new president
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Syria war: Battling on as a disabled refugee

BBC World News - 2 hours 35 min ago
How hard is it to be a Syrian refugee with a disability?
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VIDEO: Sadako and the paper cranes of Hiroshima

BBC World News - 2 hours 40 min ago
A victim of nuclear bombing, Sadako Sasaki is remembered through the symbolic folding of paper cranes, sent from around the world to her hometown of Hiroshima.
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Chile student protest turns violent

BBC World News - 2 hours 47 min ago
A student demonstration in central Santiago turns violent as police use tear gas and water cannons to disperse the crowd.
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Google defeats Oracle in Java code case

BBC World News - 2 hours 56 min ago
Google wins a major US court battle with software firm Oracle when a jury rules it did not unfairly appropriate parts of the Java programming language.
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Viewpoint: Why Hindu groups are against California textbook change

BBC World News - 3 hours 14 min ago
Why Hindu groups are against California textbook change
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Viewpoint: Is there any chance of talks with the Taliban?

BBC World News - 3 hours 18 min ago
Will new leader jog the peace process along?
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Why are women banned from Mount Athos?

BBC World News - 3 hours 23 min ago
Why are women banned from a 35-mile-long Greek peninsula?
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Cairo vigil for EgyptAir crash victims

BBC World News - 4 hours 37 min ago
Hundreds of people gather in Cairo for a candlelit vigil for the victims of last week's EgyptAir crash.
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Many feared dead in migrant shipwreck

BBC World News - 4 hours 51 min ago
Up to 30 migrants are feared dead after a boat capsizes off the Libyan coast as the full horror of a similar shipwreck a day earlier emerges.
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S Africa passes land expropriation bill

BBC World News - 5 hours 1 min ago
South Africa's parliament approves a bill allowing the government to expropriate land in the public interest.
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Wave of industrial unrest across France

BBC World News - 5 hours 8 min ago
Strike action over labour law reforms grips France, disrupting oil refineries, nuclear power stations and transport hubs, as police battle protesters.
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Trump wins enough backers for nomination

BBC World News - 5 hours 57 min ago
The US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has reached the number of delegates needed to secure the party's presidential nomination.
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'Petition' elephant dies in Japan zoo

BBC World News - 6 hours 49 sec ago
An elephant that was the focus of an international campaign to improve its living conditions has died in a zoo in Japan at the age of 69.
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Mourinho and Man Utd agree deal

BBC World News - 7 hours 19 min ago
A deal has been agreed for Jose Mourinho to become the new Manchester United manager, with confirmation expected on Friday.
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VIDEO: Footage of migrant boat capsize released

BBC World News - 8 hours 39 min ago
The Italian navy has released footage of a migrant boat that capsized on Wednesday.
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Do French workers really have it easy?

BBC World News - 8 hours 42 min ago
So why then is the French workforce so restive?
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