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Will a Turkish border deal block IS recruits?

BBC News - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 00:30
The BBC's Frank Gardner reports on the implications of Turkey's intention to close its border with Syria.
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Are Pakistan’s female medical students to be doctors or wives?

BBC News - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 00:19
Why a 'quota' for female medical students is causing controversy
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Tap water boiling 'to end soon'

BBC News - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 00:12
Hundreds of thousands of people in Lancashire should no longer need to boil their tap water to make it safe within the coming week, United Utilities says.
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Facebook hits billion users in a day

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:47
Facebook boasts a new record, with more than a billion people using the social network on a single day this week.
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Europe migrants' life-jacket capital

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:47
The port city selling migrants what they need to go to sea
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Quiz of the week's news

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:47
What's weird about the internet room at Kim Jong-un's new airport?
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VIDEO: 'It's like the end of the Earth'

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:47
The corner of England 'like the end of the Earth'
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Why do some people refer to themselves in the third person?

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:47
Why do some people refer to themselves in the third person?
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VIDEO: Reporting on your colleagues' death

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:30
How do you report on your colleagues' death? What about your local rivals? The BBC goes inside one local station reporting on the story closest to home
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Post Office expands Sunday openings

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:14
The number of Post Offices opening on a Sunday will hit 3,000 this weekend, thanks to new facilities at a garden centre in Norfolk.
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Brain cells 'burn out' in Parkinson's

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:08
Brain cells in Parkinson's disease exhaust themselves and die prematurely, burning out like an "overheating motor", an early study suggests.
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VIDEO: The drone guided by a robot

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:04
BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best of the week's technology news
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How video-on-demand is changing TV

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:02
How video-on-demand services are shaking up broadcasting
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How will Shoreham's crash affect other air shows?

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 23:00
What impact will the Shoreham air crash have on the rest of the UK's air shows, which attract over five million visitors a year?
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Victim's father urges US gun reform

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 22:58
The father of Alison Parker, one of two journalists killed live on air, appeals to US President Barack Obama to push through tougher gun laws.
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VIDEO: Monbiot butchers and eats a squirrel

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 22:56
The writer and environmentalist George Monbiot cooks dead squirrel in the Newsnight studio as he discusses the outraged reaction he got on social media after revealing he had cooked and eaten a "road kill" squirrel.
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VIDEO: 'Mr President, you need to do this'

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 22:43
The father of slain journalist Alison Parker tells the BBC about the need for gun control in the US to prevent tragedies like Wednesday's shooting.
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Referee Oliver comes to the rescue

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 22:35
Premier League referee Michael Oliver steps out of the crowd to replace an injured official at a women's cup match.
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VIDEO: The refugees who have fled Syria

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 22:24
The BBC looks at the lives of refugees who have fled the conflict in Syria, now living in the neighbouring countries of Lebanon, Jordan and Turkey.
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VIDEO: Katrina 'became a man-made disaster'

BBC News - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 22:21
In a speech in new Orleans to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, US President Barack Obama describes the storm as a natural disaster that "became a man-made disaster".
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