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VIDEO: Liberal Bangladesh under threat?

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 06:43
The BBC's Sanjoy Majumder reports on the fear amongst liberals in Bangladesh following a spate of killings.
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VIDEO: Trump's controversial quotes

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 06:40
John Kasich announces he is stepping down from the race to be the Republican nominee for president, meaning Donald Trump is the only remaining candidate.
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Last Trump rival quits Republican race

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 06:35
John Kasich ends his campaign for the Republican nomination, leaving Donald Trump as sole candidate in his party's presidential race.
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Canada wildfire threatens entire city

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 06:33
A "catastrophic" wildfire that has forced the evacuation of all 88,000 people from Fort McMurray could destroy much of the Canadian city, officials warn.
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VIDEO: Migrant children 'dream of getting to UK'

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 06:24
Lyse Doucet speaks to Afghan and Syrian teenagers in Calais, who are hoping to rebuild their lives in Britain.
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Reinventing China's abortion police

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 06:09
Six months pregnant and forced to have an abortion
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Crocodile eyes are built for lurking

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 06:01
Scientists in Australia discover how crocodiles' eyes are adapted to lurking at the water surface to watch and wait for prey.
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Future of Turkish PM Davutoglu in doubt

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 05:12
Turkey's ruling party will hold an extraordinary congress in the coming weeks, media say, amid speculation over the future of PM Ahmet Davutoglu.
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Obama drinks water in crisis-hit Flint

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 04:11
President Barack Obama drinks filtered water on a visit to the Michigan city of Flint, which has been wracked by a public health crisis.
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Syria truce 'extended to Aleppo'

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 04:02
A partial, shaky truce between Syria and non-jihadist rebels is extended to embattled Aleppo, after US and Russian pressure.
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VIDEO: China: What's in a name?

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 03:27
Apple has been forced to share the iPhone name in China, but which other US brands have had similar problems in the country?
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'Dozens killed' in Aleppo battle

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 03:00
Dozens of people are reportedly killed in fierce clashes between rebels and government forces in the Syrian city of Aleppo as the US says a truce deal is reached.
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Portugal targets 'Russia football gang'

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 02:50
European and Portuguese police say they have dismantled a mainly Russian criminal gang laundering money through the football sector in Portugal.
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Prince's team called addiction doctor

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 02:24
Prince's team requested emergency support from a leading addiction specialist just a day before the singer died, the doctor's lawyer reveals.
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Takata to double US airbag recall

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 01:52
Japanese airbag maker Takata has been forced to increase a recall after US authorities said they found further safety defects in its products.
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Brazil leader denies obstruction claims

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 01:24
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has dismissed allegations she obstructed a corruption investigation as "lies".
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SA parliament brawl over Zuma heckling

BBC World News - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 01:22
A brawl breaks out in the South African parliament as MPs from the opposition EFF party are expelled for heckling President Jacob Zuma.
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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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