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Study in English in Denmark or China

February 3, 2016 - 2:41am
The universities around the world offering courses in English
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PM to defend EU reforms package

February 3, 2016 - 2:12am
David Cameron is to attempt to persuade Conservative MPs to back a package of reforms he hopes will keep Britain in the European Union.
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VIDEO: Israel 'sending away African migrants'

February 3, 2016 - 2:07am
The BBC has evidence that Israel is sending unwanted African migrants to other countries under secretive deals which may be in breach of international law.
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VIDEO: Can El Salvador limit pregnancies?

February 3, 2016 - 1:59am
Katy Watson reports on the challenges facing women in El Salvador trying to avoid pregnancy because of the Zika virus.
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Chinese woman enjoys solo flight

February 3, 2016 - 1:27am
A woman from Guangzhou is dubbed the "world's luckiest passenger" after being the only person on her flight home, despite the New Year rush.
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Yahoo to cut its workforce by 15%

February 2, 2016 - 8:11pm
The internet company Yahoo is cutting its workforce by about 15% in an attempt to improve its profitability.
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Being discreetly Jewish

February 2, 2016 - 8:00pm
Against a growing physical threat, Marseille's Jews choose discretion
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Neymar under investigation in Brazil

February 2, 2016 - 7:45pm
Prosecutors in Brazil recommend that soccer star Neymar be charged over four counts of fraud in relation to a tax case before his move to Barcelona.
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Displaced Syrians struggle to survive

February 2, 2016 - 7:27pm
Displaced Syrians face shifting frontlines and economic hardship
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Remembering the golden days of Kathakali

February 2, 2016 - 7:26pm
Remembering the golden days of Kathakali
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Israel's unwanted African migrants

February 2, 2016 - 7:08pm
How Israel gives migrants $3,500 and turns them away
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Tourist industry jitters over Zika

February 2, 2016 - 7:06pm
Tourist industry jitters over Zika virus
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My search for Gaddafi's golden gun

February 2, 2016 - 7:05pm
My search for the man with Gaddafi's priceless pistol
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Black hole's twin jets shine bright

February 2, 2016 - 6:37pm
Astronomers capture images of two vast, bright jets of material, fired into space in opposite directions by a distant black hole.
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VIDEO: Aerial footage shows China station crowds

February 2, 2016 - 6:20pm
Aerial footage captures the scale of the crowds at China's Guangzhou train station, where tens of thousands of people were delayed by heavy snow.
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White House race moves to New Hampshire

February 2, 2016 - 6:04pm
Republicans and Democrats vying to stand in the US presidential election arrive in New Hampshire after Ted Cruz and Hillary Clinton win in Iowa.
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Cosmonauts ready for ISS spacewalk

February 2, 2016 - 5:22pm
Two Russian cosmonauts are preparing for a spacewalk to install science experiments and hardware on the outside of the International Space Station (ISS).
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Cosby case 'should be dismissed'

February 2, 2016 - 4:50pm
A former prosecutor in the US state of Pennsylvania has says his decision not to charge actor Bill Cosby with sex crimes in 2005 is "binding".
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Bid to break Spain's political deadlock

February 2, 2016 - 4:03pm
Pedro Sanchez of the Spanish Socialists becomes the latest party leader to be asked to try to form a government, after December's inconclusive polls.
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EU deal worth fighting for - Cameron

February 2, 2016 - 3:38pm
The EU unveils a draft deal on UK Prime Minister David Cameron's demands - potentially paving the way for a UK referendum in June.
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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.