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Six hikers killed in Indonesia fire

October 19, 2015 - 12:39am
At least six hikers have been killed and others severely injured on a mountain in Indonesia after a bonfire raged out of control due to dry conditions.
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VIDEO: Aftermath of Bogota plane crash

October 19, 2015 - 12:35am
A light aircraft has crashed into a residential area of the Colombian capital, Bogota killing five people and injuring seven.
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Duke's speech marks Chinese state visit

October 19, 2015 - 12:19am
The Duke of Cambridge is to deliver a speech on the illegal ivory trade for broadcast on Chinese state TV, as the country's president arrives in the UK for a state visit.
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VIDEO: Migrants held at Slovenian border

October 18, 2015 - 11:57pm
Tensions are building among thousands of migrants heading north through Balkan states as their route to Western Europe is stalled by new controls.
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What's it like to be black in Japan?

October 18, 2015 - 7:38pm
What's it like for Afro-Americans in the land of the rising sun?
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UN scientist raps UK over renewables

October 18, 2015 - 7:22pm
The UK government's cuts in support for renewable energy are criticised by the UN's chief environment scientist, Prof Jacquie McGlade.
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Arm mole count 'predicts skin cancer risk'

October 18, 2015 - 7:20pm
Having more than 11 moles on one arm could be an indication of a higher risk of skin cancer or melanoma, research suggests.
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VIDEO: Suu Kyi anger over Muslim question

October 18, 2015 - 6:58pm
Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has responded angrily to claims that her party is too friendly to Muslims.
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Guatemala drought hits families

October 18, 2015 - 6:48pm
Guatemalan farmers' woe as drought decimates crops
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The Indian women who took on a multinational and won

October 18, 2015 - 6:45pm
How a group of barely educated female labourers took on a multinational
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The reclusive manga artist and his man-eating giants

October 18, 2015 - 6:30pm
The reclusive manga artist and his man-eating giants
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France's migrant 'cemetery' in Africa

October 18, 2015 - 6:24pm
France's migrant 'cemetery' in the Indian Ocean
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VIDEO: Briton fighting with Ukraine rebels

October 18, 2015 - 6:23pm
A British man speaks to the BBC about his decision to travel to eastern Ukraine to fight with pro-Russian forces.
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VIDEO: Japan's top manga artist reveals his inspiration

October 18, 2015 - 6:06pm
Japanese artist Hajime Isayama, whose Attack on Titan series of graphic novels has made him a global best-seller and a cult figure, gives an exclusive interview to the BBC.
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VIDEO: Migrants stranded as political talks continue

October 18, 2015 - 5:08pm
Damian Grammaticas reports from the Serbian-Croatian border where hundreds of migrants have been stranded.
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Egypt votes to elect new parliament

October 18, 2015 - 4:46pm
People vote in Egypt in the first round of long-delayed elections to choose a new parliament, with most candidates supporters of President Sisi.
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VIDEO: Bakers use their loaf to make world's longest baguette

October 18, 2015 - 4:43pm
A baguette baked at the Milan Expo in Italy has been declared by Guinness World Records to be the longest in the world.
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Syria strikes 'kill 40 IS militants'

October 18, 2015 - 4:27pm
At least 40 militants with the so-called Islamic State have been killed in air strikes in Syria, a monitoring group says.
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Deutsche Bank in radical restructure

October 18, 2015 - 4:16pm
Deutsche Bank has announced a radical restructuring as part of a drive to restore its reputation and profitability.
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Stabbed German candidate elected mayor

October 18, 2015 - 4:08pm
A German politician who was stabbed in the neck while campaigning in the city of Cologne on Saturday is elected mayor of the city.
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.