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How a rape that was ignored angered Indonesia's women

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 01:06
How a rape that was ignored angered Indonesia's women
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Mother of miracle baby dies in rubble

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 00:26
The mother of a baby girl who was miraculously rescued from a collapsed building in Nairobi is found dead in the rubble.
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Apple loses fight over 'iPhone' in China

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 00:00
A Chinese company is free to use the name "IPHONE" on its handbags and leather goods after Apple loses a trademark court ruling in China.
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Fears Canada fire may worsen amid exodus

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 23:49
High winds and hot temperatures may worsen a huge wildfire that has forced the entire population of a Canadian city to be evacuated, officials say.
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Charges in Russia-Poland spy case

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 23:31
A lawyer with dual Russian-Polish citizenship whose father played for the Russian national football team is charged with espionage, Polish media say.
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Kenya's 'gay anal tests' challenged

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 23:30
Two men allegedly forced to undergo anal examinations by Kenyan police to prove they were homosexual launch a legal challenge against the practice.
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EU sets out road to Turkey visa deal

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 23:24
The European Commission recommends granting visa-free travel to Turkish citizens, but says Turkey has yet to fulfil key conditions.
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Palmersaurus: Australian billionaire faces political extinction

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 23:18
Eccentric follies help sink billionaire politician
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Trump nomination divides Republicans

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:32
Top Republicans are divided on whether to support Donald Trump after he all but secured the party's presidential nomination.
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EU plans fines for refusing refugees

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:25
Reforms to EU asylum rules planned by the European Commission would see financial penalties for countries refusing to take in asylum seekers.
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Abu Sayyaf hostages make video plea

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:10
Three hostages held by Islamist militants in the Philippines appear in a video pleading for their governments to meet the captors' demands.
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China deploys singer to disputed island

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 20:21
Popular military entertainer Song Zuying performs in front of hundreds of troops on the reclaimed Fiery Cross Reef in the disputed South China Seas.
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Fizzy drink polling in the Philippines

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 19:57
What fizzy drink choices say about Philippines election
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EU upholds tough rules on tobacco packs

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 18:36
Rules that will drastically alter cigarette packaging are set to be adopted, after big tobacco firms failed to block new European Union laws.
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Canada wildfire forces mass evacuation

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 18:34
A huge wildfire forces the evacuation of about 80,000 people from Fort McMurray - the entire population of the city in the Canadian province of Alberta.
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Abseiling into an Antarctic chasm

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 17:58
Ice split threatens Antarctica research base
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VIDEO: 'It's a disaster ... we lost everything'

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 17:37
A huge wildfire has forced the evacuation of about 60,000 people from Fort McMurray - the entire population of the Canadian city.
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Wada sanctions fourth lab in a month

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 16:03
South Africa's Doping Control Laboratory becomes the fourth lab to be sanctioned by Wada within a month.
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Trump set for Republican nomination

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 15:12
Victory in Indiana tightens Donald Trump's grip on the US Republican presidential nomination after defeat forces rival Ted Cruz from the race.
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Lula had 'key role' in Brazil scandal

BBC World News - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 15:02
Brazil's Attorney General Rodrigo Janot asks the Supreme Court to authorise a corruption investigation against former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.
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