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The country planning to privatise education

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:20
The country planning to privatise its primary schools
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Tax leaks trial to begin in Luxembourg

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:04
Three men are going on trial in Luxembourg over the leaking of documents that revealed how the country helped major corporations cut their taxes.
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VIDEO: The Indians risking their lives for water

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 07:40
Reservoirs and wells have run dry in several Indian states, and some villagers are risking their lives to get water, the BBC's Yogita Limaye reports.
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VIDEO: Inside a Russian fur farm

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 07:04
Reggie Yates gets rare access to a Russian fur farm, and sees sable, Arctic foxes and even a lynx kept inside tiny cages.
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Pakistan's polka-dotted comic heroine

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 07:03
The heroine created by Pakistan's first female cartoonist
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Fullscreen launches YouTube Red rival

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 07:01
Online talent firm Fullscreen launches its own subscription video platform to rival YouTube's offering.
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Bid to oust Venezuela's Maduro blocked

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 06:07
Venezuela's supreme court rejects an opposition-backed constitutional amendment to cut short the term of President Nicolas Maduro.
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Bangladesh LGBT editor hacked to death

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 06:00
A senior editor on Bangladesh's first LGBT magazine has been hacked to death along with a second person in the capital Dhaka, police say.
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Second EU radar satellite launches

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 05:43
The European Space Agency launches a second radar satellite into the EU's new Sentinel constellation, to acquire a complete map of the Earth every six days.
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Conspiracy Files: Who shot down MH17?

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 05:05
The BBC's Conspiracy Files team investigates
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VIDEO: Messages of hope as bombed station re-opens

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 03:16
The Brussels metro station where 16 people were killed by a suicide bomber last month has re-opened.
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Rio cycleway to be rebuilt for Olympics

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:30
The mayor of Rio de Janeiro says a cycleway that collapsed killing at least two people will be rebuilt ahead of the summer Olympics.
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VIDEO: Obama urges EU for 'unity' on security

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:12
President Obama has urged European leaders to pay more towards international security, to tackle threats, like those posed by the self-declared Islamic State group.
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Egypt police disperse anti-Sisi protest

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:26
Riot police fire tear gas and birdshot to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters in Egypt's capital, Cairo.
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All-Prince top five in midweek chart

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:00
Pop star Prince holds the top five positions on the UK's midweek album chart, five days after his sudden death at the age of 57.
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Republican pact 'desperate' says Trump

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 00:55
Donald Trump says a pact formed by his two rivals for the Republican presidential crown is a desperate act, a day before five states cast votes.
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Republican pact 'desperate' says Trump

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 00:55
Donald Trump says a pact formed by his two rivals for the Republican presidential crown is a desperate act, a day before five states cast votes.
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What made Papa Wemba so influential?

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 00:07
What made Papa Wemba so influential?
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Saudis approve move away from oil

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 23:42
The Saudi cabinet approves plans to try to move the country away from its dependency on oil profits, including creating a giant sovereign wealth fund.
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Warsaw Ghetto author dies aged 93

BBC World News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 23:13
One of the last survivors of the Warsaw Ghetto, who famously described it in his 1971 autobiography, is found dead in his swimming pool in Belgium aged 93.
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