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Why an Indian 'freedom' speech has become a viral remix

BBC World News - 1 hour 24 min ago
'Freedom' chants inspire songs in India
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Eureka! How to make discoveries at the speed of light

BBC World News - 1 hour 52 min ago
How cloud computing helps us disover at the speed of light
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Bottling water in drought-hit California

BBC World News - 1 hour 56 min ago
Bottling water for profit in drought-hit California
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VIDEO: The Philippine elections in emojis

BBC World News - 2 hours 5 min ago
The BBC's Rico Hizon conducts a rigorous poll to discover how Filipinos are feeling about the elections - in emojis.
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VIDEO: Did this Thai monk help Leicester win?

BBC World News - 2 hours 54 min ago
A Thai Buddhist monk has confirmed that the owner of Leicester City approached him to perform a blessing ritual for the team, ahead of its Premier League victory.
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EU 'to grant Turkey visa-free travel'

BBC World News - 2 hours 58 min ago
The European Commission is to grant Turkey conditional approval for visa-free travel within the EU's Schengen Zone, sources tell the BBC.
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Chelsea 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur

BBC World News - 3 hours 1 min ago
Leicester City are crowned English Premier League champions for the first time in their history as Tottenham can only draw with Chelsea.
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Puerto Rico defaults on debt payment

BBC World News - 3 hours 2 min ago
Puerto Rico defaults on a $422m (£289m) debt payment due on Monday, but wins breathing space from some major creditors for further talks.
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Mass brawl in Turkish parliament

BBC World News - 4 hours 18 min ago
Members of Turkey's ruling AK party and pro-Kurdish politicians trade blows in parliament over plans to strip MPs of their immunity from prosecution.
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Petition to oust Venezuela's Maduro

BBC World News - 5 hours 20 min ago
Venezuela's opposition presents to the electoral authorities a petition calling for a referendum to oust President Nicolas Maduro.
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VIDEO: Brawl erupts at Turkish parliament

BBC World News - 5 hours 48 min ago
Politicians brawl at the Turkish parliament over proposed changes to the constitution.
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On board a historic US-Cuba crossing

BBC World News - 6 hours 9 min ago
On board landmark US cruise to Cuba
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Syria conflict 'out of control' - Kerry

BBC World News - 6 hours 9 min ago
US Secretary of State John Kerry says the Syrian conflict is "in many ways out of control", as he tries to salvage a nine-week truce.
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Detroit teachers hold 'sick-out'

BBC World News - 6 hours 23 min ago
Detroit Public School teachers are holding a "sick-out" to protest funding levels for the already-struggling district.
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Bitcoin industry 'sceptical' of Satoshi

BBC World News - 7 hours 2 min ago
Scepticism has greeted claims by Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright's claim to be the mysterious creator of the digital currency.
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Brazil blocks WhatsApp in probe row

BBC World News - 7 hours 4 min ago
A Brazilian judge blocks messaging service WhatsApp for 72 hours after its owner Facebook failed to hand over information required in a criminal investigation.
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VIDEO: Inside stormed Iraqi parliament

BBC World News - 7 hours 46 min ago
The BBC has gained special access to the Iraqi parliament, after it was stormed by anti-government protestors.
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Thousands mourn Papa Wemba at memorial

BBC World News - 7 hours 51 min ago
Thousands of people attend the first day of official commemorations in DR Congo to mark the sudden death of music star Papa Wemba.
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VIDEO: Bear chased from apartment refrigerator

BBC World News - 9 hours 13 min ago
A Colorado man was forced to lock himself in his bedroom when a bear entered his apartment and rummaged through his refrigerator.
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Searching for self-reliance and 'real people' in Pyongyang

BBC World News - 9 hours 14 min ago
Searching for self-reliance and 'real locals' in Pyongyang
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