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Nigeria enforces single bank account

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 02:59
Nigerian government departments are told to ensure all transactions pass through a single bank account by the end of Tuesday as part of anti-fraud measures.
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Saudi firm blamed 'in part' over crane

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 02:47
Saudi authorities says the giant Saudi Binladin Group was "in part" responsible for Friday's deadly crane collapse at the Grand Mosque in Mecca.
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Injured Ansari doubt for Test tour

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 02:30
Surrey all-rounder Zafar Ansari's England debut is in doubt after being taken to hospital after suffering an injury.
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Two children dead in Texas bus crash

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 01:26
Two students have been killed and three other were injured after a school bus veered off an overpass and plunged into a motorway in the US state of Texas.
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Cecil hunt accused held for smuggling

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 01:17
A professional hunter in Zimbabwe accused of helping a US man kill Cecil the Lion is arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle sable antelopes.
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World Bank warns on US rate rise

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 00:55
The World Bank has warned of the potential for economic damage to the developing world when the US Federal Reserve raises interest rates
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Germany 'can block EU migrant benefits'

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 00:43
The EU's top court says Germany can deny certain benefits to jobseeking EU migrants - a move welcomed by UK Conservatives.
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UN warning over Jerusalem clashes

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 00:39
A UN envoy warns that unrest in Jerusalem "may ignite violence beyond its walls" as Israeli police and Palestinians clash for a third day.
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Historic flypast for Battle of Britain

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 00:18
A fleet of Battle of Britain aircraft - the most in one place since World War Two - take part in a flypast to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the aerial struggle.
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe reads wrong speech

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 00:10
Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe reads out the wrong speech at the opening of parliament, repeating one he gave last month when he was heckled.
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Taylor Swift makes MTV EMA history

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 00:07
Taylor Swift is nominated for a record number of MTV Europe Music Awards
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Mourinho in exchange with BBC reporter

BBC World News - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 00:06
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho rejects being affected by 'third season syndrome' and tells a BBC reporter to "Google answers".
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Rights monitors condemn Kenya 'abuse'

BBC World News - Tue, 09/15/2015 - 23:37
Kenya's official rights body accuses the security forces of carrying out summary killings and disappearances as they crack down on militants.
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Car sales push US retail figures up

BBC World News - Tue, 09/15/2015 - 23:17
US retail sales rose 0.2% in August, helped by spending on cars, but factory production slipped.
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Prada profits cut by Asia slowdown

BBC World News - Tue, 09/15/2015 - 22:54
Profits at Italian luxury fashion group Prada fell by almost a quarter in the first half of the year as sales in Hong Kong and Macau slid.
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India minister backs 'yogic' farming

BBC World News - Tue, 09/15/2015 - 22:51
India's agriculture minister says his government is supporting "yogic" farming to "empower seeds with the help of positive thinking".
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N Korea nuclear reactor 'in operation'

BBC World News - Tue, 09/15/2015 - 22:13
North Korea says its main nuclear facility, the Yongbyon complex, is now in "normal operation" and the country is improving its nuclear weapons.
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Seven dead in French Alps avalanche

BBC World News - Tue, 09/15/2015 - 22:13
Seven climbers have been killed and another seriously injured after an avalanche in the French Alps, local officials say.
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Spinner Panesar released by Essex

BBC World News - Tue, 09/15/2015 - 21:49
Former England spin bowler Monty Panesar is among four players released by Essex.
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Disney 'to make Mary Poppins sequel'

BBC World News - Tue, 09/15/2015 - 21:43
Disney is making a sequel to its 1964 classic Mary Poppins, with Ann Hathaway in the running for the lead role.
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