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Uber in fare war with NYC taxis

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 03:17
Mobile car hire service Uber temporarily cuts the price of its cheapest service, UberX, to match that of New York City's yellow taxis, following similar moves in San Francisco and Boston.
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Ghani leads in early Afghan count

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 03:04
Ashraf Ghani wins 56% of votes cast in Afghanistan's presidential election, according to preliminary results.
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Charity boss to head abuse review

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 03:01
The head of the children's charity NSPCC is to lead a review of historical child sex abuse allegations, Home Secretary Theresa May says.
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Leading Saudi rights activist jailed

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 02:02
The sentencing of Saudi human rights activist Waleed Abu al-Khair to 15 years in prison is condemned as "outrageous" by Human Rights Watch.
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Broad criticises 'crazy' schedule

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 01:55
England bowler Stuart Broad admits he may not play all five Tests against India as he manages an ongoing knee problem.
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VIDEO: 'Iraq army needs militias to beat Isis'

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 01:52
The Iraq army will not be able to defeat the Sunni-led militant fighters of Isis without support from Shia militias, the leader of League of the Righteous has said.
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Free agent Cole signs for Roma

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 01:27
Italian Serie A side Roma announce they have signed former Chelsea and England defender Ashley Cole on a two-year deal.
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Cavendish to miss Commonwealth Games

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 01:06
Mark Cavendish will have surgery on his injured right shoulder, meaning he is likely to miss the Commonwealth Games.
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The fearsome Iraqi militia vowing to vanquish Isis

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:58
Meeting the fearsome Iraqi fighter vowing to defeat jihadists
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US 'to work with Germany' on spy row

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:56
The White House vows to work with Germany to resolve the row over a German reportedly arrested for being a US spy.
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Doctor Who scripts leaked online

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:43
BBC Worldwide calls for fans not to distribute five scripts for the new series of Doctor Who, seven weeks before the episodes are broadcast.
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Kittel wins Tour de France third stage

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:18
Germany's Marcel Kittel heads a late sprint to win the third stage of the Tour de France from Cambridge to London.
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Cats musical to feature rapping cat

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:04
The hit musical Cats is set to include a rapping "street cat" when it returns to London's West End.
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Search continues for Calgary family

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:02
Calgary police resume their search of a property as they look into the disappearance of a five-year-old and his grandparents.
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In pictures: World Cup teams' homecomings

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:01
Glory and shame as beaten World Cup squads come home
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Planes in Barcelona 'near miss'

BBC World News - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 23:57
A plane spotter captures an apparent "near miss" between two planes at Barcelona airport, but authorities deny passengers were in danger.
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VIDEO: Planes in 'near miss' at Barcelona airport

BBC World News - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 23:47
Footage emerges apparently showing the moment two aeroplanes almost collide on the runway at Barcelona's El Prat Airport.
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Rise in Ukrainians seeking EU asylum

BBC World News - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 23:46
The EU reports a sudden rise in Ukrainian asylum seekers, though many more claims come from Syrian and Eritrean refugees.
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Police searching for body of Castro

BBC World News - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 23:33
Police in Ghana are searching for the body of Afrobeats artist Castro following a suspected boating accident.
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Rebels blamed as Ukraine bridges hit

BBC World News - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 23:26
Three bridges on roads leading into Donetsk are destroyed ahead of an expected blockade of the city by government forces.
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