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Jordan 'at boiling point' over refugees

February 2, 2016 - 12:18am
King Abdullah says people in Jordan are at "boiling point" due to the suffering caused by the influx of hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees.
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Syria peace talks enter a second day

February 2, 2016 - 12:15am
Syria peace talks are continuing into a second official day in Geneva, following a first meeting on Monday between the opposition and UN diplomats.
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VIDEO: 'It has reached boiling point'

February 2, 2016 - 12:00am
King Abdullah of Jordan has told the BBC his country is at a boiling point as it continues to grapple with the influx of refugees from Syria.
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Rare view of Australia volcano eruption

February 1, 2016 - 11:29pm
A volcanic eruption on a remote island in Australian territory outside the Antarctic circle is filmed by scientists on a research expedition.
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Australian migration to NZ hits new high

February 1, 2016 - 10:24pm
More people are moving from Australia to New Zealand than heading the other way for the first time in 24 years, officials say.
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Voting begins in US presidential race

February 1, 2016 - 10:07pm
The nationwide process of selecting candidates to run in November's US presidential race is under way in the state of Iowa.
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San Francisco police probed over Woods

February 1, 2016 - 9:50pm
The US Justice Department announces an investigation into the San Francisco police force after the fatal shooting of a black man, Mario Woods.
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Guatemala military rape trial starts

February 1, 2016 - 8:39pm
A trial begins in Guatemala of two ex-military officers for human rights abuses against indigenous women during the country's long armed conflict.
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VIDEO: Pakistan's female CEO breaking barriers

February 1, 2016 - 8:18pm
Shaimaa Khalil meets Maheen Rahman, Pakistan's most successful investment banker.
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France debate over Sauvage murder: Should presidents pardon?

February 1, 2016 - 7:58pm
Hollande's difficult decision to free abusive husband's killer
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Could Vietnam become the next Silicon Valley?

February 1, 2016 - 7:49pm
Why tech entrepreneurs are choosing South East Asia
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My life with microcephaly

February 1, 2016 - 7:45pm
They said I would die but now I play the violin
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Landmark deal for Canada rainforest

February 1, 2016 - 7:39pm
Indigenous tribes, timber firms and environmental groups in western Canada hail a deal to protect one of the world's largest temperate rainforests.
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Why Asia should worry about Zika too

February 1, 2016 - 7:27pm
Why Asia too needs to worry about the virus
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Black South African cricket comes of age

February 1, 2016 - 7:21pm
Can black players' success bring cricket revolution in South Africa?
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Fighting crime with puns and hashtags

February 1, 2016 - 7:12pm
How the Mumbai police have won Twitter in India
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When I grow up, I want to be...

February 1, 2016 - 7:01pm
When I grow up I want to be...
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Google owner takes top spot from Apple

February 1, 2016 - 6:40pm
Google parent Alphabet tops Apple as the world's most valuable company, with shares rising 9% in after-hours trading as a result of its latest earnings.
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Rio Olympics 'to go ahead' despite Zika

February 1, 2016 - 6:34pm
Brazil says there is no risk to the Rio Olympics because of Zika, amid warnings a disease linked to the virus poses a global health emergency.
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VIDEO: The chef behind the world's best restaurant

February 1, 2016 - 6:14pm
Benoit Violier, the chef behind the best restaurant in the world, has been found dead at his home.
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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.

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