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Calls to sack coach over 'racism'

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 01:57
African players at Russian club FC Rostov are demanding the dismissal of coach Igor Gamula over alleged racist comments.
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Envoy snubs Zimbabwe 'dictatorship'

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 01:55
A Malawian diplomat turns down the job of ambassador to Zimbabwe because he is opposed to dictatorship, he tells the BBC.
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Alarm in Bolivia at attacks on girls

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 01:37
Bolivia's ombudsman says he is alarmed at a rise in sexual violence against young girls, after a four-year-old was raped and murdered.
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Bulgarian woman sets herself on fire

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 01:17
A woman is critically ill after setting herself ablaze in Bulgaria's capital Sofia - an echo of self-immolations last year by destitute people driven to despair.
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Fierce clashes at Benghazi port

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 01:14
Heavy fighting breaks out in the centre of Libya's second city, Benghazi, as the army attempts to retake the area from Islamist militias.
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VIDEO: World Trade Center open for business

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 01:14
More than 13 years after the original towers were destroyed in the 9/11 attacks, New York's World Trade Center has re-opened for business.
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May 'sorry' over abuse inquiry exits

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 01:11
Home Secretary Theresa May tells MPs she is "sorry" that the inquiry into historical child abuse has no chairman following two resignations.
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Could lasers move space junk?

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 01:10
Laser experts head an Australian space industry boom
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Briton remanded over Hong Kong deaths

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 01:00
A 29-year-old British man accused of murdering two women in Hong Kong after their bodies were found in his apartment is remanded in custody.
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Boy given life for murdering teacher

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 00:36
A 16-year-old boy is given a life sentence after admitting the murder of teacher Ann Maguire at Corpus Christi Catholic College in Leeds in April.
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Turkish firm buys Jaffa Cakes owner

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 00:35
United Biscuits, maker of Jaffa Cakes and Penguin biscuits, is sold to Turkey's Yildiz by its private equity owners.
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'Suicide blast' hits Nigeria's Shias

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 00:30
A suicide bomber kills 15 worshippers at a Shia religious ceremony in north-eastern Nigeria, while the security forces reportedly kill another five.
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VIDEO: Anguish in Lahore after Wagah attack

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 00:26
Funerals have been talking place across Punjab province for some of those killed in Sunday's suicide attack at the Wagah crossing, the only road crossing between India and Pakistan.
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Russian iPhone statue dismantled

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 00:14
A Russian company that put up a giant iPhone statue in memory of Steve Jobs takes it down again, after the new head of Apple came out as gay.
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Argentine president in hospital

BBC World News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 00:05
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is in hospital with what doctors at a Buenos Aires clinic say is an "infectious fever".
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VIDEO: Ban Ki-moon makes United Nations mix-up

BBC World News - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 23:57
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has muddled "Austria" with "Australia".
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Murray to face Federer in London

BBC World News - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 23:57
Andy Murray is drawn in the same group as Roger Federer for the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals in London.
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Plan to 'reassemble' flight MH17

BBC World News - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 23:47
Malaysia's transport minister says he wants to reassemble the wreckage of flight MH17 and erect it as a memorial to those who died.
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Simply Red to reunite for anniversary

BBC World News - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 23:32
Pop group Simply Red are to reform next year for a 30th anniversary tour, five years on from their "farewell" performance.
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VIDEO: Protest square 'empty' after demos

BBC World News - Mon, 11/03/2014 - 23:29
Burkina Faso's military has said it will install a transitional government, days after it seized power as President Blaise Compaore resigned.
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