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VIDEO: China's Cultural Revolution in posters

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 07:38
A look at China's Cultural Revolution through the posters of the time.
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'Death photographers' of India's holy city

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 07:33
Making a living by photographing the dead
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'Death photographers' of India's holy city

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 07:33
Making a living by photographing the dead
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The Irishman who faked his own kidnapping

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 07:14
The Irishman who faked his own kidnapping
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Three dead in Moscow cemetery brawl

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 04:11
Three people are killed and more than 90 arrested as a mass brawl breaks out at Moscow cemetery, Russian media report.
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India journalist held over yoga report

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 03:26
A journalist in India faces charges over a report he wrote saying Muslims were banned from teaching yoga under government policy.
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Top Italian fertility doctor arrested

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:47
Controversial Italian fertility doctor Severino Antinori is arrested after a woman said he had forcibly removed eggs from her at his Milan clinic.
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Granada 0-3 Barcelona

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:42
Barcelona pip bitter rivals Real Madrid to the La Liga title thanks to a Luis Suarez hat-trick in a comfortable 3-0 victory at Granada.
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Egypt jails 51 over islands protests

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 00:00
Egypt sentences 51 people to two years in prison for protesting against a decision last month to cede two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.
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Fifa audit chief resigns over reforms

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 22:20
Domenico Scala, Fifa's independent audit and compliance committee president, resigns in protest at reforms.
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Boko Haram 'remains a threat'

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 21:42
Nigeria's Islamist militant group Boko Haram remains a threat, French President Francois Hollande warns ahead of a regional summit in Nigeria.
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North Korea detains Russian yacht

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 20:04
A Russian yacht has been detained by North Korean coastguards in the Sea of Japan, Russia's foreign ministry says.
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VIDEO: Rapper and Obama warn of drug dangers

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 19:55
President Obama was joined by rapper Macklemore for his weekly address - in an effort to raise awareness about the perils of drug addiction.
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'Jihadists' killed Hezbollah commander

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 19:49
Hezbollah's top military commander in Syria, Mustafa Amine Badreddine, was killed in artillery fire by jihadists, the Lebanese group says.
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VIDEO: Close-up look at MIT's Hyperloop pod

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 18:58
A people-carrying pod designed to levitate and travel at extremely high speeds has been unveiled in Boston.
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Lightning kills 50 in Bangladesh

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 17:16
Police in Bangladesh say more than 50 people across the country have died after being struck by lightning in the past two days.
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VIDEO: Sikh soldier wins right to wear turban

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:57
A Sikh solider who was forced to shave off his hair and beard to join the US Army has won the right to wear a black or camouflage turban and grow his facial hair.
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VIDEO: Fifa appoints female secretary general

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 15:46
Senegal's Fatma Samoura has been appointed as Fifa's first female secretary general, Vishala Sri-Pathma reports.
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Brazil's white male cabinet criticised

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 15:07
Brazil's suspended President Rousseff attacks the new government for being entirely made up of white male politicians.
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Buddhist monk killed in Bangladesh

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 13:59
Police in Bangladesh say a 75-year-old Buddhist monk has been hacked to death in the south-eastern district of Bandarban.
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