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Spanish art gems head for UK town

October 23, 2014 - 7:39pm
A new art gallery showing major works of art from Spain's "golden age" is to open in a former bank in Bishop Auckland, County Durham.
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Spurs boss hails Lamela wonder goal

October 23, 2014 - 7:26pm
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says Erik Lamela's Europa League wonder-strike was the best goal scored by one of his players.
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Job centres to get digital makeover

October 23, 2014 - 7:12pm
Computer workstations, electronic signature pads and free wi-fi are rolling out across UK job centres.
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VIDEO: Spirit of revolution simmers in Kiev

October 23, 2014 - 7:08pm
Steve Rosenberg visits Kiev to see how the recent violence in Ukraine has had an impact on who is running for parliament.
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Silicon Valley's billion dollar failures

October 23, 2014 - 7:04pm
Silicon valley's billion dollar start-up failures
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US returns ancient artefacts to Peru

October 23, 2014 - 6:53pm
The US returns about 20 ancient Peruvian artefacts - some more than 1,800 years old - that had been looted from pre-Columbian graves.
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UK gives extra £80m for Ebola fight

October 23, 2014 - 6:51pm
Prime Minister David Cameron pledges an extra £80m of aid for the fight against the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
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Microsoft profits fall on Nokia deal

October 23, 2014 - 5:53pm
Microsoft reports a fall in profits as a result of the cost of job cuts and its purchase of Nokia's smartphone business earlier this year but rising revenue cheers investors.
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VIDEO: Ebola: Scenes of horror in Liberia

October 23, 2014 - 5:36pm
There have now been more than 4,800 reported deaths from Ebola, with Liberia the worst affected country. Around 50 new cases are being reported every day in the capital Monrovia.
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UCI & Wada to appeal Kreuziger case

October 23, 2014 - 5:34pm
Wada and UCI will appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport after Czech cyclist Roman Kreuziger is cleared of doping offences.
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Tottenham Hotspur 5-1 Asteras Tripolis

October 23, 2014 - 5:25pm
A hat-trick from Harry Kane and two goals from Erik Lamela help Tottenham to an eventful Europa League win over Asteras Tripolis.
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Amazon reports increased losses

October 23, 2014 - 4:40pm
Amazon shares plunge over 10% after the company reports a third-quarter loss of $437m (£273m), bigger than many analysts expected.
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How technology is transforming Tasmanian farms

October 23, 2014 - 4:34pm
How technology is revolutionising farming in Australia
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VIDEO: CCTV of Ottawa shooting suspect

October 23, 2014 - 4:28pm
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) releases video footage of the suspected gunman arriving at the country's parliament building during Wednesday's shooting incident.
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Guinea paying Ebola compensation

October 23, 2014 - 4:18pm
The head of Guinea's Ebola mission says the government has started paying compensation to the families of health workers who have died of the virus.
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Kosovo minister in key Serbia visit

October 23, 2014 - 3:28pm
Enver Hoxhaj becomes the first minister from Kosovo to officially visit Serbia since his country unilaterally seceded in 2008.
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Lille 0-0 Everton

October 23, 2014 - 3:25pm
A well-organised Everton stay top of Group H ahead of Wolfsburg after claiming a deserved Europa League point at Lille.
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VIDEO: Art on motorbikes in Kampala

October 23, 2014 - 3:19pm
Artists in Uganda are using motorbikes to carry and display street art installations as part of the Kampala Contemporary Art Festival.
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AUDIO: '19 relatives have died from Ebola'

October 23, 2014 - 3:08pm
A pastor who says he has lost 19 members of his family to Ebola has been speaking to the BBC.
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Bangladesh Islamist leader Azam dies

October 23, 2014 - 2:59pm
Ghulam Azam, the former leader of Bangladesh's largest Islamist party, dies from a heart attack a year after being found guilty of war crimes.
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