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VIDEO: How to restore Stasi's torn up files

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 01:33
Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the debate on whether the shredded secret files of the regime that ruled East Germany for nearly 40 years should be restored continues.
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VIDEO: Nobel Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 01:23
Kailash Satyarthi talks to the BBC about giving children a fair chance, the Nobel Peace Prize and Malala Yousafzai.
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Deadly blast at Nigeria cash machine

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 01:22
At least 10 people have been killed in a bomb blast as they queued to withdraw money from a cash machine in northern Nigeria, residents tell BBC.
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Rape claim suicide inquest adjourned

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 01:15
An inquest into the death of a woman who killed herself days before she was due in court accused of making a false rape claim adjourns pending a review of the case.
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German union cuts short rail strike

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 01:09
German train drivers' union says it will cut short its four-day strike and return to work on Saturday, in time for celebrations to mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
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Adriano drug charges thrown out

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 01:05
A judge in Rio de Janeiro rejects charges of drug trafficking against Brazilian footballer Adriano, saying there is not enough evidence.
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Peaches Geldof Twitter account hacked

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 00:54
The Twitter account belonging to Peaches Geldof, who died earlier this year, has "obviously been hacked".
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Go Figure: The week in numbers

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 00:51
The week's big numbers in the news visualised
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Israel to raze homes of attackers

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 00:46
Israel's prime minister says the homes of Palestinians who have attacked Israelis in Jerusalem will be destroyed as tensions rise in the city.
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Split between Catalonia and Spain

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 00:29
A Catalan town divided over independence from Spain
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'NFL must take lead against abuse'

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 00:27
The NFL must play a leading role over the issue of domestic abuse, says Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan.
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Mexico cancels China bid for train

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 00:21
Mexico cancels a $3.75bn contract awarded this week to a Chinese-led consortium to build a high-speed passenger rail link.
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Hunger Games to become stage show

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 00:06
Best-selling trilogy and blockbuster film franchise The Hunger Games is set to be made into a stage show in 2016, it is announced.
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US unemployment falls in October

BBC World News - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 23:49
The US economy added 214,000 jobs in October, while the unemployment rate has fallen to 5.8%, official figures show.
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Week in pictures: 1-7 November 2014

BBC World News - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 23:48
Selection of the best news photographs from around the world
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Rouble rises on talk of urgent action

BBC World News - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 23:34
The rouble recovers lost ground as Russia's central bank says it could take action "at any moment" to prop up the currency.
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VIDEO: 'Brazil drought link to deforestation'

BBC World News - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 23:25
A leading climatologist and earth scientist has told the BBC that there is a direct link between deforestation in the Amazon and Brazil's record drought.
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Wall Street shares fall on jobs data

BBC World News - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 23:07
Wall Street shares fall into negative territory in early Friday trading after US jobs figures failed to convince investors.
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VIDEO: Typhoon Haiyan - 12 months on

BBC World News - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 23:00
One year on, the BBC's Rupert Wingfield Hayes has returned to one of the areas affected by Typhoon Haiyan to see how people are now picking up the pieces of their lives.
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Kenya's paid mourners face uncertain future

BBC World News - Fri, 11/07/2014 - 22:57
Why Kenya's paid mourners face uncertain future
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