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Rumours over Suu Kyi 'president move'

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:43
Burmese MPs delay voting on a new president, fuelling speculation that Aung San Suu Kyi is negotiating a route to the job.
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Eight-year-old rescued in Taiwan quake

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:18
An eight-year-old girl is the latest survivor to be rescued from a building which collapsed in Taiwan's deadly earthquake on Saturday.
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Storm halts German carnival parades

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:06
Traditional carnival parades in some western German cities are called off due to storm warnings, but Cologne's procession goes ahead.
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Rubio feels the heat in New Hampshire

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:04
Marco Rubio feels the heat in New Hampshire
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India blocks Facebook Free Basics

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:02
India's telecoms regulator blocks Facebook's limited free internet service as part of a ruling in favour of net neutrality.
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Trapped SA mine workers 'still alive'

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 18:45
There are signs that the three people trapped in a South African gold mine following an accident last week are still alive, a rescue team says.
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Official denies Nauru child rape report

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 18:22
Australia's top immigration official denies allegations a five-year-old boy was raped at the Nauru migrant detention centre, as ABC admits a reporting error.
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French ex-minister in tax fraud trial

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 18:05
Former French Budget Minister Jerome Cahuzac, who was appointed to clamp down on tax evasion, is to go on trial charged with tax fraud.
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Chicago officer sues shot teen's family

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 17:48
A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black teenager sues his family for $10m (£6.9m), claiming emotional distress.
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VIDEO: Taiwan quake: The moment a survivor was found

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 13:42
Search teams in Taiwan have rescued a man and a woman from a collapsed apartment block more than two days after it was brought down by an earthquake.
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Lunar New Year in pictures

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 13:01
Marking Lunar New Year and welcoming in the year of the monkey
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Leopard mauls six in Indian school

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 12:43
A male leopard enters a school in the Indian city of Bangalore, injuring six people before being captured and released.
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New refugee camps go up inside Syria

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 12:09
Turkish aid workers set up tents and distribute supplies for thousands of new Syrian refugees kept from entering Turkey at the border.
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Security Council condemns N Korea launch

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 12:06
The UN Security Council strongly condemns North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket, saying it will soon adopt a sanctions resolution.
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Obamas bemoan White House wi-fi

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 11:48
The Obamas lament the patchy wi-fi coverage in the White House during a TV interview.
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Broncos beat Panthers in Super Bowl

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 11:37
Peyton Manning's Denver Broncos upset the Carolina Panthers 24-10 in Santa Clara to win their third Super Bowl.
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Venezuelan shops halve work hours

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 10:25
Shopping centres in the Venezuelan capital, Caracas, say they will be halving their opening times to four hours a day.
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VIDEO: Cartoon smartphone lessons for parents

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 09:48
One Chinese artist has found a novel way to help his parents get up to speed with apps and help them stay in touch.
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Taiwan investigates quake-hit building

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 09:42
Taiwanese officials are investigating possible "violations" in the building which collapsed in Saturday's quake, as the death toll reaches 34.
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The 'fat girl' everybody loved

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 09:34
Remembering the 'fat girl' everybody loved
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