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PM tells EU: 'Back me on migration'

BBC World News - 1 hour 22 min ago
David Cameron urges EU leaders to back his "reasonable" plans to curb welfare benefits for migrants, saying he will "rule nothing out" if they fail.
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'Many dead' in Nigeria mosque blasts

BBC World News - 1 hour 31 min ago
Many people are killed in three explosions during Friday prayers at one of the biggest mosques in the Nigerian city of Kano, reports say.
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Seven jailed for sex abuse of girls

BBC World News - 1 hour 40 min ago
Seven men are jailed for up to 11 years for their parts in gang which raped and abused girls in Bristol.
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Two dead in Egypt Islamist clashes

BBC World News - 1 hour 43 min ago
At least two demonstrators die in Egypt as Islamist anti-government protesters clash with police in Cairo.
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Pope urges help for Syria refugees

BBC World News - 1 hour 55 min ago
Pope Francis highlights the plight of refugees from Syria and Iraq, and condemns extremism, at the start of a key visit to Turkey.
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Indian economic growth slows to 5.3%

BBC World News - 2 hours 4 min ago
India's economy grew by 5.3% in the July-to-September period from a year earlier, down from a rate of 5.7% in the previous quarter.
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Hollande visits Ebola-hit Guinea

BBC World News - 2 hours 6 min ago
French President Francois Hollande visits Guinea on the first trip by a Western leader to a country at the centre of the West African Ebola outbreak.
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Police attend 'Black Friday' crowds

BBC World News - 2 hours 34 min ago
Police are called to supermarkets across the UK amid crowd surges as people hunt for "Black Friday" offers.
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Brazil legend Pele is 'improving'

BBC World News - 2 hours 40 min ago
Brazil legend Pele is improving but remains in intensive care having been admitted to hospital with a urinary infection.
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Newspaper retracts 'sex slaves' term

BBC World News - 2 hours 53 min ago
Japan's biggest paper retracts use of the term "sex slaves" for women who worked in World War Two army brothels in a controversial move.
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Russia warships pass through Channel

BBC World News - 2 hours 56 min ago
A flotilla of Russian warships passes through the English Channel in what British and French officials describe as an annual visit.
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VIDEO: The National Front party's rebranding

BBC World News - 3 hours 12 min ago
France's far-right National Front party is gathering in Lyon ahead of a crucial meeting to decide its future direction.
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Gaza floods prompt emergency status

BBC World News - 3 hours 40 min ago
After days of heavy rain, the UN declares a state of emergency amid severe flooding in the Gaza Strip, still damaged from the summer war.
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Pope in Turkey to boost faith ties

BBC World News - 3 hours 44 min ago
Pope Francis begins a trip to Turkey aimed at promoting interfaith dialogue and is also expected to highlight the plight of Middle East refugees.
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Star Wars teaser trailer premieres

BBC World News - 4 hours 1 min ago
The first trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is unveiled online and in US cinemas
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VIDEO: Dancing woman flouts Iranian rules

BBC World News - 4 hours 1 min ago
An online video which appears to show an Iranian woman defying Iran's strict laws by dancing publicly on the Tehran metro has gone viral.
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Xinjiang to hire 3,000 ex-soldiers

BBC World News - 4 hours 6 min ago
The capital of China's restive region of Xinjiang will recruit 3,000 carefully vetted former soldiers as guards.
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VIDEO: Anti-gay Russian gangs film wins award

BBC World News - 4 hours 6 min ago
As part of the Rory Peck Awards, the 2014 special Sony Impact Prize went to Ben Steele for his documentary which investigates the Russian vigilantes intimidating the country's gay community.
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MPs suspended for heckling SA leader

BBC World News - 4 hours 9 min ago
South African opposition party leader Julius Malema and 11 of his MPs are suspended from parliament without pay for heckling the president.
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Oil prices hit fresh four-year lows

BBC World News - 4 hours 42 min ago
Crude oil prices hit a four-year low in the wake of the decision of the Opec oil producers' cartel not to cut output.
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