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VIDEO: The suitcase with built-in shelves

November 26, 2015 - 3:53am
Testing the suitcase with built-in shelves and other travel gadgets
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VIDEO: 'Audio warning' released by Turkish military

November 26, 2015 - 3:14am
The Turkish military has released what it says is an audio recording of the warning given to the Russian plane shot down by Turkey on the Syrian border.
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Facebook wife-killer convicted in US

November 26, 2015 - 2:38am
A man who killed his wife and posted a photo of the corpse on Facebook is found guilty of murder by a jury in Florida.
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NY nativity baby's mother found

November 26, 2015 - 2:24am
A mother who left her newborn baby in a manger in a nativity scene in a New York church has been found and will not be charged, officials say.
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Koreas in rare talks to improve ties

November 26, 2015 - 1:31am
Officials from North and South Korea are meeting for rare talks aimed at improving long-strained ties, after a military stand-off in August.
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Leaving the UK and going 'home' to Ghana

November 26, 2015 - 1:17am
Young professionals leave London and head to Ghana
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Venezuela opposition figure 'killed'

November 25, 2015 - 11:48pm
A regional opposition leader in Venezuela is shot dead at a public meeting, his party says, less than two weeks before parliamentary elections.
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Indian rules: Women educate 'ignorant' Smriti Irani

November 25, 2015 - 9:25pm
Why being told what to do angers Indian women
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Crimea in the dark in Ukraine power row

November 25, 2015 - 9:07pm
Crimea in the dark in sabotage row
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Thanksgiving with black families (and white, Mexican, and other families too)

November 25, 2015 - 8:56pm
How black, white, Mexican, Jewish, Asian and other families celebrate
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After the Taliban: Revisiting scarred Kunduz

November 25, 2015 - 8:54pm
Kunduz, a city still scarred and in shock
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Why Greeks are exhuming their parents

November 25, 2015 - 8:48pm
Why Greeks are exhuming their parents' bodies
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Is this the subject with the most baffling jargon?

November 25, 2015 - 8:38pm
Is this the subject with the most baffling jargon?
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Hungary court clears terror suspects

November 25, 2015 - 8:31pm
A court in Hungary rules that four men detained as suspected terrorists are in fact World War Two enthusiasts.
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VIDEO: AU head: marriage 'oppresses women'

November 25, 2015 - 8:11pm
The BBC speaks to the chair of the African Union Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma about women's rights in Africa.
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VIDEO: Afghan rapper escaped child marriage

November 25, 2015 - 8:01pm
The BBC speaks to Sonita Alizadeh, who started rapping after she was nearly sold as a bride by her family.
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VIDEO: 'No one can tell you who to love'

November 25, 2015 - 7:57pm
Hilary Swank, Oscar-winning actor, talks to BBC 100 Women.
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Billionaire arrested in Petrobras probe

November 25, 2015 - 7:15pm
One of Brazil's richest businessmen and a leading senator are arrested as part of a corruption inquiry into the state oil giant Petrobras.
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The firms using Mexican prisoners

November 25, 2015 - 7:13pm
The businesses offering hope to Mexican prisoners
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VIDEO: Switzerland’s vanishing natural wonder

November 25, 2015 - 7:07pm
Drone footage shows retreat of Switzerland's Rhone Glacier
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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.