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The genius of Indian cartoonist Mario Miranda

May 8, 2016 - 9:01pm
Celebrating India's beloved cartoonist Mario Miranda
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Panama to fly Cuban migrants to Mexico

May 8, 2016 - 7:35pm
Panama has agreed to transfer a further 3,800 Cubans hoping to reach the United States to a town in northern Mexico.
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VIDEO: Young refugees find new lives in Germany

May 8, 2016 - 7:30pm
Young refugees from Afghanistan and Syria have fled war to find a new life in Germany.
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The cave divers who went back for their friends

May 8, 2016 - 7:00pm
The cave divers who risked all to fetch their friends' bodies
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Fire 'destroys 20%' of Fort McMurray

May 8, 2016 - 6:15pm
The MP from Fort McMurray, a Canadian city devastated by a huge wildfire, tells the BBC about 20% of homes there have been destroyed.
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Bolivia says Chile base is a threat

May 8, 2016 - 5:32pm
Bolivia's president accuses Chile of threatening his country by building a military base near their common border, but Chile denies it exists.
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Protests in Greece ahead of tax vote

May 8, 2016 - 5:09pm
Protesters in Greece hurl petrol bombs at police who respond with tear gas as MPs prepare to vote on more austerity measures.
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VIDEO: N Korea makes nuclear strike pledge

May 8, 2016 - 5:02pm
The North Korean leader Kim Jong-un says the country's nuclear weapons will not be used unless its sovereignty is threatened.
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Canada wildfire advance 'slows'

May 8, 2016 - 3:52pm
A huge wildfire in the Canadian province of Alberta grew "much more slowly" than expected yesterday, officials say, as much-disrupted evacuations are finished.
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VIDEO: Harry's Invictus Games get under way

May 8, 2016 - 2:16pm
Prince Harry has criticised intrusion into his private life ahead of the opening of the Invictus Games in Florida on Sunday.
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Crowds flock to car-free Champs Elysees

May 8, 2016 - 1:42pm
Thousands of people have take advantage of a move by the authorities in Paris to close the famous Champs Elysees thoroughfare to traffic.
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VIDEO: Australian PM calls early election

May 8, 2016 - 12:48pm
Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull has called the country's election several months early, after the country's upper house repeatedly blocked legislation.
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VIDEO: Chinese dormitory buried by landslide

May 8, 2016 - 12:43pm
Rescue teams in China are searching for 33 construction workers whose dormitory was engulfed by a landslide after torrential rain.
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Fans brawl at wheelchair basketball game

May 8, 2016 - 12:08pm
A brawl at a wheelchair basketball match in Germany between rival Turkish supporters leaves seven fans needing treatment in hospital.
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Trump says taxes on rich 'may go up'

May 8, 2016 - 12:07pm
Presumptive US Republican nominee Donald Trump says taxes for rich people may have to go up - an apparent reversal of his stated policy.
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Kidnapped Spanish reporters return home

May 8, 2016 - 11:07am
Three Spanish journalists who were kidnapped in Syria last year have returned home to a rapturous reception from friends and family.
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Israel row over official's Nazi claim

May 8, 2016 - 10:52am
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu issues a stern public rebuke to the military deputy chief of staff for remarks about Israel and Nazi Germany.
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