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US Elections 2016: What do Germans make of Clinton and Trump?

October 17, 2016 - 7:13pm
How do countries around the world view the US election? What's at stake for them? We take a look at the view from Germany.
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Devil of a job

October 17, 2016 - 7:13pm
Fr Vincenzo Taraborelli is one of Rome's busiest exorcists, but aged 79 he says it is becoming very difficult to find younger recruits.
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Forbidden friendship

October 17, 2016 - 7:08pm
How online chats with an American YouTuber have got one Saudi teenager in trouble.
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Disability groups fight for better access in Mexico City

October 17, 2016 - 7:05pm
Learning to navigate Mexico City's urban jungle in a wheelchair.
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On the road to Mosul with Iraqi forces

October 17, 2016 - 5:43pm
Defence correspondent Jonathan Beale is with Iraqi army forces on the road to Mosul.
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Mosul offensive 'could take months to drive out IS fighters'

October 17, 2016 - 4:53pm
An Iraqi operation to recapture the city of Mosul, the last major stronghold of so-called Islamic State in the country, is under way.
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Clinton emails: 'Quid pro quo' bid to bury Benghazi message

October 17, 2016 - 4:52pm
The State Department denies one of its officials pressured the FBI to change the classification of a Hillary Clinton email in a "quid pro quo".
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Tears of joy as Chibok girls reunited with families

October 17, 2016 - 3:47pm
People have been celebrating the release of 21 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist militants in the town of Chibok who have now been reunited with their families.
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Mosul: Why battle for Iraq's second city is so important

October 17, 2016 - 3:29pm
Caroline Hawley explains why the battle to retake Iraq's second city, Mosul, from so-called Islamic State, is so important.
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Srebrenica elects first Serb mayor since 1999

October 17, 2016 - 2:20pm
Mladen Grujicic, accused of refusing to recognise the murders of thousands of Muslim men and boys at Srebrenica as genocide, is elected the town's first Serb mayor since 1999.
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Syria war: Russia announces Aleppo humanitarian pause

October 17, 2016 - 1:53pm
Russia says it will enact an eight-hour "humanitarian pause" in its air strikes on Aleppo on Thursday to allow civilians and rebels to leave.
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Humpback whale caught in shark nets

October 17, 2016 - 1:45pm
A Humpback whale calf got stuck in shark nets off the Gold Coast in Australia.
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Brazil prisons: Second clash kills eight in Rondonia

October 17, 2016 - 1:42pm
Eight inmates die in clashes between rival gangs at a prison in the north-western Brazilian state of Rondonia, just hours after 10 prisoners died in Roraima state.
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RT: NatWest to close Russian channel's UK bank accounts

October 17, 2016 - 1:39pm
Natwest bank is to close all accounts in the UK belonging to Russian state-run broadcaster RT, formerly Russia Today, a move denounced by the network.
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Concern over missing man's Facebook page updates

October 17, 2016 - 12:20pm
Friends and relatives of a missing American man are concerned because his Facebook page has become active, but they have not seen him for more than a month.
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Hitler house in Austria to be demolished after long row

October 17, 2016 - 12:13pm
Austria's government is to demolish the house where Adolf Hitler was born in 1889 in a bid to stop it becoming a pilgrimage site for neo-Nazis.
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Ban rap track, White House urged

October 17, 2016 - 12:11pm
Petition against song said to incite crime against Chinese Americans gets enough signatures to obligate White House to respond.
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Mosul: Iraq and Kurdish troops make gains in battle

October 17, 2016 - 11:36am
Iraqi troops and their Kurdish allies seize territory as they move to retake Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city and a major IS stronghold.
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Guns and gestures

October 17, 2016 - 11:22am
Ethiopia's government has issued a list of the restrictions under the six-month state of emergency that was announced last week.
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Cologne sees bubble-blowing flash mob protest

October 17, 2016 - 11:19am
Protesters gather at Cologne Cathedral after reports of a ban on street performers blowing bubbles.
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Published on July 11, 2016, the lyrics to The Doves song "Pulse" remind us: “…the steady drumbeat of your “Pulse” — thump, thump, thump — is all that stands between you and eternity.”