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Inside Africa's only gay radio station

July 24, 2016 - 8:44pm
Africa’s only gay radio station broadcasts from South Africa, trying to counter homophobia and break down stereotypes.
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School's out

July 24, 2016 - 8:31pm
After several more schools were set alight in Kenya, pupils, parents and officials tell the BBC what they think is behind the arson.
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From curry to pizza

July 24, 2016 - 7:56pm
As the Indian kitchen has moved up from the ground to a waist-high counter, the food cooked has also changed, writes Amita Baviskar
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Fear factor

July 24, 2016 - 7:44pm
Donald Trump says America is in a "moment of crisis". Why it is to his advantage to convince voters that this is so.
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App happy

July 24, 2016 - 7:39pm
The media is full of reports saying that Pokemon Go was downloaded 15 million times in its first week in the US, and is the biggest mobile game in history, but how reliable are these figures?
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Russia Olympics decision criticised

July 24, 2016 - 7:30pm
The World Anti-Doping Agency is "disappointed" its recommendation to ban Russia from the Olympics has been rejected.
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Munich shootings: Police arrest 16-year-old Afghan

July 24, 2016 - 7:01pm
A 16-year-old Afghan friend of David Ali Sonboly, who killed nine people on Friday, is arrested on suspicion of failing to report the attacker's plans.
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Munich shooting: David Sonboly 'planned attack for year'

July 24, 2016 - 5:02pm
The gunman who killed nine people in Munich had planned his attack for a year and appeared to have bought his gun on the "dark net", German officials say.
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Turkey failed coup: Tens of thousands in pro-democracy rally

July 24, 2016 - 3:05pm
Tens of thousands of people from both opposition and government parties demonstrate in a rally in Istanbul to condemn the country's attempted coup.
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Germany machete attack: Syria migrant 'kills woman'

July 24, 2016 - 2:07pm
A woman is killed and two other people injured in south-western Germany in a machete attack by a Syrian asylum-seeker, police say.
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Bangladeshi boy, 10, murdered by fellow textile workers

July 24, 2016 - 1:15pm
A 10-year-old Bangladeshi boy who worked in a spinning mill dies after other workers pumped air into his body, in a case similar to one last year, media say.
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Shawshank Redemption oak tree falls and fans grieve

July 24, 2016 - 1:01pm
One of the most iconic trees in cinematic history has been felled by the wind.
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California wildfires: Hundreds forced to flee homes

July 24, 2016 - 12:12pm
Fast-moving wildfires force hundreds of people to leave their homes in mountains north of Los Angeles, California.
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Rio Olympics 2016: Russia not given blanket Games ban by IOC

July 24, 2016 - 11:46am
Russia will not receive a blanket ban from the Rio Games, the International Olympic Committee announces.
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Rio Olympics 2016: Australia refuse to move into athletes' village

July 24, 2016 - 11:27am
The Australian team is not prepared to move their athletes into the Olympic Village due to the state of their accommodation.
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Nice attack: Cazeneuve denies policewoman 'harassed' over report

July 24, 2016 - 11:27am
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve says he will sue for libel after a police officer said she was harassed to change her report on the Nice attack.
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South China Sea: Asean deadlock after court ruling against China

July 24, 2016 - 10:13am
South-East Asian nations fail to agree a joint position on Chinese claims to the South Sea China, following a tribunal ruling against Beijing.
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Kabul IS blast: Afghan capital buries victims of huge bombing

July 24, 2016 - 9:28am
Funerals take place in the Afghan capital, Kabul, for victims of Saturday's suicide bomb attack claimed by so-called Islamic State, which killed 80 people.
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Brexit heightens global economic risks, says G20

July 24, 2016 - 7:38am
The UK's vote to leave the European Union adds to risks for the global economy, finance chiefs say at the G20 summit in China.
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Baghdad bomb blast: 'Islamic State behind attack' that kills 20

July 24, 2016 - 7:30am
So-called Islamic State says it was behind a suicide bomb attack on a security checkpoint in Iraq's capital, Baghdad, that kills more than 20 people.
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