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'Don't look back'

July 18, 2017 - 7:30pm
While their future is uncertain in Brazil's border towns, they say it is better than in Venezuela.
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Surviving the deadliest migration route from Libya to Italy

July 18, 2017 - 7:23pm
The UN refugee agency says traffickers on the migrant route from Libya are becoming ever more ruthless.
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Tinsletown crisis

July 18, 2017 - 7:20pm
The BBC's Peter Bowes speaks to Tinseltown's homeless people to find out why their legions are multiplying.
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Right-to-die

July 18, 2017 - 7:07pm
His father vows to continue to fight to extend the right-to-die to those with severe mental illness.
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Granny power

July 18, 2017 - 7:07pm
Canada's Grand Challenges projects are using research and ingenuity to tackle global problems.
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Fighting for death

July 18, 2017 - 7:05pm
Adam Maier-Clayton had a condition which caused his body to feel severe physical pain. He fought for the right to die in Canada.
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Policeman's proposal nearly goes horribly wrong

July 18, 2017 - 6:11pm
A Texan police officer's soon-to-be fiancee didn't initially see the funny side of things.
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CCTV shows goat smashing US office doors

July 18, 2017 - 6:02pm
Staff in a US office were shocked to discover a break-in on Monday, but nothing had been taken.
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Turkey's Istanbul metro is hit by fast moving flash floods

July 18, 2017 - 5:39pm
Torrential rain leads to flash flooding in Istanbul's metro - causing services to be suspended.
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Briton and Italian die in beach rescue near Brindisi

July 18, 2017 - 5:33pm
The pair had gone to help the tourist's daughter when she got into difficulties in rough seas.
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Poland court bill: President proposes compromise move

July 18, 2017 - 5:28pm
President Andrzej Duda suggests changes to contentious court reforms as protesters rally in Warsaw.
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Iranian students' sanctions-busting robot

July 18, 2017 - 5:15pm
A team of Iranian students finds an inventive way to take part in a US robotics competition.
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A remarkable life

July 18, 2017 - 3:59pm
Highlights from the life of Shigeaki Hinohara, one of Japan's most famous doctors, who has died aged 105.
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Justine Damond: 'Why did the police not use their cameras?'

July 18, 2017 - 3:50pm
The Minneapolis mayor is asking why police failed to record the fatal shooting of a yoga teacher.
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US imposes fresh sanctions on Iran over missile tests

July 18, 2017 - 3:14pm
Eighteen entities or individuals who supported Iran's missile programme will be affected, the US says.
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Sapphire mining threatens the indri lemur species

July 18, 2017 - 1:46pm
Indris, the largest lemurs, are threatened by illegal mining in their native Madagascar.
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Hundreds of German choir boys abused over six decades - report

July 18, 2017 - 1:21pm
Some 49 members of the Catholic Church abused hundreds of boys over six decades, a report says.
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Paris swimming ban lifted

July 18, 2017 - 12:41pm
Parisians no longer have to travel to the coast to take a swim in the open air.
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Swiss glacier reveals couple lost in 1942

July 18, 2017 - 12:38pm
Their 79-year-old daughter says she has found peace from the discovery after a life-long search.
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Saudi police question miniskirt video woman

July 18, 2017 - 12:25pm
The woman was filmed openly defying the conservative Muslim kingdom's strict dress code.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.