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Lithuania plans fence on Russian Kaliningrad border

January 16, 2017 - 1:46pm
Lithuania will fence off its border to keep out Russian "provocateurs" or smugglers.
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Working dads

January 16, 2017 - 1:45pm
How do working fathers manage the work-life balance? You have been telling us how you cope.
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South Africa Ford recalls Kugas over fires

January 16, 2017 - 1:15pm
US car giant recalls more than 4,500 vehicles in South Africa after dozens of Kugas catch fire.
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Ways world could change

January 16, 2017 - 1:05pm
Seven ways Donald Trump's presidency could change the US and its relationship with the world.
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Eyewitness describes Kyrgyzstan plane crash

January 16, 2017 - 1:02pm
Local eyewitness Uson describes the moment a plane crashed in a Kyrgyzstan village.
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Gambia President-elect Adama Barrow's son killed by dog

January 16, 2017 - 12:43pm
Adama Barrow misses the burial of his eight-year-old son as he has left Gambia amid the election dispute.
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Donald love

January 16, 2017 - 12:27pm
Advisers to Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin are promoting a stronger relationship between the two.
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Fairytale heroes

January 16, 2017 - 11:45am
A pictorial manual with Russian fairytale heroes aims to reduce tensions for migrants in the city.
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Trump worries Nato with 'obsolete' comment

January 16, 2017 - 11:43am
Germany's foreign minister says Donald Trump is contradicting his nominee for defence secretary.
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Russian artist Pavlensky 'to seek French asylum' amid sex claim

January 16, 2017 - 11:42am
Shock artist Petr Pavlensky leaves Moscow after being told he is being accused of a sex crime.
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Dashcam shows US truck near miss

January 16, 2017 - 11:17am
Dashcam footage captures a Kansas State Trooper's near miss with an oncoming truck.
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Home country

January 16, 2017 - 10:51am
An unlikely setting in suburban Sydney attracts hundreds for a thought-provoking show and banquet.
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Deadly shooting at BPM music festival

January 16, 2017 - 10:41am
Two Canadians, an Italian and a Colombian are among those killed at the Playa del Carmen resort.
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Kyrgyzstan plane crash: Dozens die as Turkish cargo jet hits homes

January 16, 2017 - 10:30am
Entire families are killed, witnesses say, as a Turkish cargo jet crashes on landing near Bishkek.
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Bicycle brouhaha

January 16, 2017 - 10:14am
The BBC's Ayeshea Perera on the role of the humble bicycle in a crucial Indian state election.
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Sweden midwives offer training for car births

January 16, 2017 - 9:59am
Midwives in Solleftea are preparing for the closure of the town's maternity ward.
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Gambians flee ahead of Barrow 'inauguration'

January 16, 2017 - 9:18am
A worker at The Gambia's main port tells the BBC thousands of people are leaving every day, fearing "war".
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New phone battery has 'fire extinguisher'

January 16, 2017 - 9:07am
Flames from an exploding battery were put out in less than half a second during tests.
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Syria conflict: Rebels agree to attend Astana peace talks

January 16, 2017 - 8:55am
The head of the rebel delegation says it aims to end the "crimes" of the government and its allies.
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Iconic Piccadilly lights turned off for site renovations

January 16, 2017 - 8:27am
The iconic billboard lights are switched off for renovations and will stay off until autumn.
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