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Brexit: France's Michel Barnier made European negotiator with UK

7 hours 10 min ago
Former French Foreign Minister Michel Barnier is appointed by the European Commission to negotiate over Brexit.
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Russia with love?

7 hours 21 min ago
Is the Republican candidate for President too closely aligned with Russian president Vladimir Putin?
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Reagan would-be assassin John Hinckley Jr to be released

7 hours 40 min ago
John Hinckley Jr, who tried to assassinate US President Ronald Reagan in 1981, to be released next month after 35 years.
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Indonesia to execute 14 drug convicts despite protests

8 hours 18 min ago
UN human rights officials express grave concerns over planned executions in Indonesia, some of them of foreign nationals.
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New app connects Russian Orthodox Church to believers

8 hours 19 min ago
Developers say it will allow people to stay in constant contact with the Russian Orthodox Church.
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US election: Obama tells Democrats to be scared of Trump

8 hours 35 min ago
Democrats should be "running scared" at the challenge posed by Donald Trump, President Obama says.
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Turkey coup attempt: Nearly 9,000 soldiers joined plot - army

9 hours 14 min ago
Turkey says 8,651 members of the nation's armed forces - backed by 35 planes, 37 helicopters and 74 tanks - took part in the failed coup on 15 July.
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Somalia attack: Mogadishu suicide bomber 'was ex-MP'

9 hours 29 min ago
A former MP was one of two suicide car bombers who carried out Tuesday's deadly attacks in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, militants say.
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'Forgive them'

10 hours 32 min ago
Secular France has responded to Islamist attacks by promoting values inspired by its cultural and religious inheritance, writes the BBC's Hugh Schofield in Paris.
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MH370: Missing jet 'could be further north'

10 hours 44 min ago
The crashed remains from Flight MH370 could be as much as 500km further north than the current search area, argues a new modelling study.
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Venezuela opposition angry at recall referendum delays

11 hours 10 min ago
Venezuelan opposition leaders call for protest marches to the National Electoral Council, which they accuse of stalling their efforts for a recall referendum.
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Italy broadband plan for Unesco World Heritage Sites

11 hours 26 min ago
Beaches, airports and historic cities are also in line for public wi-fi.
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Dances with Wolves actor Chief David Bald Eagle dies at 97

11 hours 29 min ago
Native American Chief David Bald Eagle, who appeared in the Oscar-winning 1990 film Dances With Wolves, has died aged 97.
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Singapore university investigates 'simulated rape' claims

12 hours 3 min ago
Reports that first-year students were made to simulate a rape scene as part of their induction are to be investigated by the National University of Singapore (NUS).
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Aerial video of 'world's deepest' underwater sinkhole in South China Sea

13 hours 14 min ago
This stunning aerial video shows the world's deepest underwater sinkhole in the South China Sea, according to Chinese scientists. They say it's 300m deep.
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Ice Bucket Challenge funds gene discovery in ALS (MND) research

14 hours 5 min ago
The Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in 2014 has funded the discovery of an important gene in the neurodegenerative disease ALS, the ALS Association says.
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Israeli forces shoot dead Palestinian suspected of killing rabbi

14 hours 5 min ago
Israeli forces shoot dead a Palestinian who they said was behind a recent attack which killed an Israeli father-of-10 in the West Bank.
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Tesla offers peek into battery factory

14 hours 26 min ago
The BBC's Dave Lee visits the Gigafactory - Tesla's 3,000 acre battery manufacturing plant.
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Japan knife attack: Suspect's home searched by police

14 hours 33 min ago
Police search the home of Satoshi Uematsu, suspected of killing 19 people at a disability care centre in Japan's worst mass killing in decades.
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Air France warns of 'concern about France as a destination'

14 hours 35 min ago
Air France-KLM warns there is "special concern about France as a destination" as recent terror attacks weighed on sales in the second quarter of the year.
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