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Cheap and accessible drug tackles death in childbirth

April 26, 2017 - 8:57pm
New research shows promising results for cutting the risk of women bleeding to death in childbirth.
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Mother of All Bombs

April 26, 2017 - 8:27pm
The BBC's Auliya Atrafi finds out if a massive bomb dropped on Afghanistan had any effect on IS.
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Punishment Island

April 26, 2017 - 8:24pm
Mauda Kyitaragabirwe was abandoned on Uganda's 'Punishment Island' for getting pregnant out of wedlock. The BBC's Patience Atuhaire went to meet her.
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Brides wanted

April 26, 2017 - 8:18pm
There's a shortage of women in the Faroe Islands. So men are increasingly seeking wives from Thailand and the Philippines.
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Uphill task

April 26, 2017 - 8:15pm
The polls give centrist Emmanuel Macron a 20-point lead, so can Marine Le Pen emerge victorious?
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Trump's America

April 26, 2017 - 8:14pm
Trump's election was a celebration for some, a calamity for others. What's the state of the nation now?
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British High Commission helps gay couples marry in Australia

April 26, 2017 - 7:33pm
Gay couples can't get married under Australian law, but hundreds of gay weddings have taken place since 2014 using British law, with the help of the British High Commission.
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'Pawternity' leave

April 26, 2017 - 7:08pm
From giving staff a week's paid leave to look after their new dog, to the firm that pays towards its employees' weddings.
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Missing Taiwanese trekker found in Himalayas after 47 days

April 26, 2017 - 6:20pm
Liang Sheng Yueh is recovering in a Kathmandu hospital, but his girlfriend died on the mountainside.
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Undercover video of human organ traders

April 26, 2017 - 6:13pm
The World Health Organisation says more than 10,000 human organs are sold illegally every year.
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Couple die holding hands after 69 years of marriage

April 26, 2017 - 6:02pm
Isaac and Teresa Vatkin died touching hands in two hospital beds placed side by side, relatives say.
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Newlyweds divided over Trump's 100 days

April 26, 2017 - 5:56pm
Tom voted Trump, Gretchen for Clinton, and they got married after the election.
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First Americans claim sparks controversy

April 26, 2017 - 5:22pm
A study that claims humans reached the Americas 130,000 years ago, much earlier than previously suggested, has run into controversy.
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Acid anger

April 26, 2017 - 5:14pm
Aerial images show large areas of acid-stained ground in a region pegged for massive investment.
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Trump seeks tax windfall for business

April 26, 2017 - 4:52pm
Analysts say the plan will add trillions to the deficit but the US government says growth will fund it.
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North Korea tensions: US ready to 'bring Kim Jong-un to his senses'

April 26, 2017 - 4:37pm
A US missile defence system in South Korea 'will defeat North Korean threat', says a top commander.
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Snake hunter bags 14ft python in mass cull

April 26, 2017 - 3:43pm
It came at the start of a programme to cut the number of Burmese pythons in Florida's Everglades.
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Paris police revive woman declared dead for an hour by paramedics

April 26, 2017 - 3:20pm
The officers arrived an hour after her death certificate was signed and saw movement in her stomach.
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IS conflict: Iraqi force 'retakes ancient city of Hatra'

April 26, 2017 - 2:30pm
The scale of the damage done by IS militants to the site - featured in The Exorcist - is not clear.
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White Bengal tiger cub quadruplets at Austria zoo

April 26, 2017 - 2:21pm
Falco, Toto, Mia and Mautzi were born a month ago at the White Zoo in Austria.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.