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Queues mar Brussels airport reopening

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:17
Some passengers miss flights as long queues form at Brussels Airport as it reopens its departure hall some 40 days after the suicide attacks in March.
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DNA secrets of Ice Age Europe unlocked

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:14
Genetic analysis unlocks the secrets of Europe's Ice Age inhabitants.
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Bitcoin 'creator' reveals identity

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 22:41
Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright says he is the creator of the digital cash system Bitcoin, ending years of speculation.
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Nauru asylum seeker sets herself alight

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 22:35
A Somali woman seeking asylum in Australia has set herself on fire in protest at her detention at a centre on the island of Nauru.
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VIDEO: Blaze engulfs New York church

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 22:12
The historic Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of St. Sava in New York is destroyed by a huge fire on Sunday evening.
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Berlin airport 'whistleblower poisoned'

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 21:46
German prosecutors investigate allegations that a senior engineer was poisoned in relation to an ongoing corruption scandal hanging over Berlin's new airport.
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Leak 'shows risk of EU-US trade deal'

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 19:57
Leaked documents from EU-US trade talks reveal a risk to European standards, says Greenpeace - but EU officials strongly reject the claim.
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VIDEO: India forest fires are doused

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 19:27
Indian officials say huge forest fires in the northern Himalayan state of Uttarakhand are gradually being brought under control.
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CIA panned for Bin Laden death tweets

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 18:48
The US Central Intelligence Agency is criticised for live-tweeting the killing of Osama Bin Laden as if it were happening today.
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Elephants bow out at top US circus

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 18:46
Elephants have performed for the final time at the Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey Circus in the United States as attitudes change.
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Scientists raise fear of higher Zika risk

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 18:31
The Zika virus may be even more dangerous than previously thought, affecting the babies of up to 20% of pregnant women who contract it, scientists in Brazil tell the BBC.
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Trump accuses China of trade 'rape'

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:44
Republican Party front-runner Donald Trump steps up his criticism of China's trade policy, accusing it of "raping" the US.
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VIDEO: Russia's rival song contest

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 16:06
The Eurovision Song Contest may be next week, but one Russian MP has his eye on a very patriotic rival.
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Climbers' bodies found after 16 years

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 15:11
The bodies of US climber Alex Lowe and cameraman David Bridges are found on Shishapangma in Tibet, 16 years after they were killed by an avalanche.
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Cases filed over Bangladesh Hindu murder

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 15:07
Two criminal cases are filed in Bangladesh against three men arrested for hacking to death a Hindu tailor, the latest in a series of such killings.
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VIDEO: Bitcoin 'creator': 'I want to be left alone'

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 14:59
Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright says he is Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto.
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India battle to douse forest fires

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 14:28
Thousands of people are battling forest fires in India's northern Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, where at least six people have died.
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Filipino boxing youth and politician Pacquiao

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 13:02
Filipino fighting youth on politics and Pacquiao
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Anger over Australian horse cull plan

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 13:01
A plan to cull almost all of Australia's famous Snowy Mountains wild horses, known as brumbies, is called "horrific" by conservationists.
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VIDEO: Cruise ship sailing into history

BBC World News - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 11:42
An American cruise ship is sailing to Cuba from the US, the first such trip in more than 50 years.
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