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Saudi Arabia to allow cinemas to reopen from early 2018

BBC News - 31 min 31 sec ago
The measure is part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's Vision 2030 reform programme.
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Jerusalem: Netanyahu expects EU to follow US recognition

BBC News - 39 min 31 sec ago
But the EU says its stance is unchanged after the US recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
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Bali jailbreak: US inmate escapes notorious Kerobokan prison

BBC News - 1 hour 17 min ago
Reports suggest the man and another inmate escaped by climbing over the prison wall.
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India outrage over brutal rape and murder of six-year-old

BBC News - 1 hour 32 min ago
The girl was allegedly abducted from her home while asleep before she was raped and tortured to death.
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Bambi on ice: Deer rescued from frozen lake in Oregon

BBC News - 1 hour 39 min ago
Firefighters came to the aid of a deer which became stranded after the water froze over at an Oregon golf course.
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Josh Homme: Queens of the Stone Age frontman kicks female photographer

BBC News - 1 hour 40 min ago
The rock star says he is sorry for kicking the female photographer, who says he did it on purpose.
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Mascot quiz

BBC News - 2 hours 2 min ago
Can you work out the stories behind the six potential Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic mascots?
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Bitcoin futures trading begins on CBOE exchange in Chicago

BBC News - 2 hours 7 min ago
Trading in futures contracts is a step towards legitimising the digital currency, its supporters say.
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California's Thomas Fire scorches area larger than New York City

BBC News - 2 hours 8 min ago
The Thomas fire is the fifth largest blaze in recorded state history and has grown significantly.
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Venezuela opposition banned from running in 2018 election

BBC News - 3 hours 11 min ago
President Nicolás Maduro says the three main opposition parties cannot compete against him in 2018.
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Australian gay couple in 'legal limbo' can finally divorce

BBC News - 3 hours 47 min ago
They had been stuck in a "legal limbo" until the nation allowed same-sex marriage, a lawyer says.
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N Korea's nuke tremors

BBC News - 4 hours 14 min ago
What does it mean that the ground is still shaking after September's underground nuclear test?
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Zaira Wasim: Indian man held after star 'molested' on flight

BBC News - December 10, 2017 - 11:46pm
The Indian man was identified with help from the airline, Air Vistara, after Zaira Wasim complained.
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Big recall of baby milk products ordered

BBC News - December 10, 2017 - 11:34pm
Britain and China are among the countries affected by the recall of baby milk formula products.
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'Wake up, sort it'

BBC News - December 10, 2017 - 11:17pm
The BBC's Katy Watson reports from Barquisimeto as people vote in controversial mayoral elections.
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Melbourne installs security warning system across city

BBC News - December 10, 2017 - 9:07pm
The loudspeakers are designed to give specific advice in the event of an emergency.
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Brexit: Theresa May claims new sense of optimism in talks

BBC News - December 10, 2017 - 7:47pm
The UK prime minister will tell MPs she did not cave into Brussels in her deal to unlock talks.
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Below the line

BBC News - December 10, 2017 - 7:32pm
Millions of jobs have been created in the US economy, but many people still live in poverty.
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Swept away

BBC News - December 10, 2017 - 7:17pm
Nearly 100 are still missing a week after the powerful storm struck India's southern coast.
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Wing and a prayer

BBC News - December 10, 2017 - 7:15pm
More than 250 crashed planes are still missing in the US - but a team of volunteer detectives is on the case.
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