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Duke and Duchess make flying visit to Vancouver

BBC News - 9 hours 7 min ago
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were greeted by crowds in Vancouver after arriving by seaplane.
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Japan scrambles jets over China flights along Miyako Straits

BBC News - 9 hours 53 min ago
Japan says it scrambled fighter jets on Sunday after Chinese military aircraft flew between two southern Japanese islands.
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Wanda steps up rivalry against Disney in China with second park

BBC News - 11 hours 7 min ago
China's Dalian Wanda steps up competition with Walt Disney's Shanghai resort, opening its second theme park in the country.
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Taking off

BBC News - 11 hours 39 min ago
Kate McWilliams' employer easyJet believes the 26-year-old is their youngest commercial female airline captain.
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Australian dad's car towed over son's burnout videos

BBC News - 12 hours 33 min ago
An Australian father has his sports car impounded after footage of himself teaching his five-year-old son to do burnouts goes viral.
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Satellite dreams

BBC News - 12 hours 50 min ago
Monday's successful launch of eight satellites into space proves India's commercial space programme is booming, writes Yogita Limaye.
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Venetians try to block cruise ships

BBC News - 12 hours 58 min ago
People gathered in Venice lagoon to protest against cruise ships.
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Colombian President: 'Last armed conflict in western hemisphere'

BBC News - 13 hours 11 min ago
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and Farc leader Timoleon Jimenez, known as Timochenko, will sign an agreement at a ceremony on Monday.
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Nellie the enemy?

BBC News - September 25, 2016 - 8:36pm
As the Cites conference on endangered species meets in Johannesburg, Matt McGrath travelled to Zambia to hear the voices of people with first-hand experience of conflicts between humans and wildlife.
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Kidnapped Mexican Catholic priest found shot dead

BBC News - September 25, 2016 - 8:18pm
A Catholic priest kidnapped in Mexico has been found shot dead, the third cleric to be murdered in the country in a week.
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