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The lesbian pioneers who fooled Spain's Catholic Church

February 18, 2018 - 8:46pm
Their wedding in 1901 remains the only known same-sex marriage in the church's history, the BBC's James Badcock reports.
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In Pictures: Life after Ebola

February 18, 2018 - 8:37pm
The legacy of the virus which spread through three West African countries.
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Ethiopian cliff church gives priest daily test of faith

February 18, 2018 - 8:35pm
In the remote mountains of northern Ethiopia, a lone priest scales a 250m cliff each day to reach his church.
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Australia MP George Christensen criticised over gun photo

February 18, 2018 - 8:33pm
George Christensen was accused of insensitivity for posting it shortly after a US school shooting.
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What it's like being a female director in Bollywood

February 18, 2018 - 8:21pm
Gauri Shinde talks about the challenges of working in a male-dominated industry.
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The beauty boss who turned snakes into ladders

February 18, 2018 - 7:19pm
Grit and determination, as well as snakes and dragons, helped Maria Hatzistefanis become a business success.
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Warning after Swiss avalanche hits skiers

February 18, 2018 - 12:37pm
Eight people believed to be missing on a mountain are safe but two others have been injured.
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In Florida aftermath, US students say 'Never Again'

February 18, 2018 - 12:14pm
Movements run by school students are spreading rapidly online in wake of the Florida attack.
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Zimbabwe opposition leader: Morgan Tsvangirai mourned in Harare

February 18, 2018 - 11:21am
President Emerson Mnangagwa calls on Zimbabweans to unite around the opposition leader's memory.
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Iran plane crash: All 66 people on board feared dead

February 18, 2018 - 10:35am
Aseman Airlines retracts a statement which said definitively that all 66 people aboard had died.
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Florida school shooting: Students to march on Washington

February 18, 2018 - 10:21am
Young survivors of Wednesday's school massacre demand it be a "turning point" on gun control.
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Finland's new pandas enjoy snow

February 18, 2018 - 8:58am
Finland's new pandas were being allowed outside for the first time since arriving in the country last month.
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Latvian central bank boss detained by anti-corruption force

February 18, 2018 - 8:45am
Ilmars Rimsevics has been detained after the anti-corruption agency raided his home and office.
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Malaysia wishes wrong New Year with a barking rooster

February 18, 2018 - 8:17am
The country's trade ministry welcomed the Year of the Dog with a culturally unwelcome rooster.
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Israel's Netanyahu attacks 'dangerous Iranian tiger'

February 18, 2018 - 8:12am
Israel's PM launches a stinging attack on Iran, brandishing a piece of a drone downed over Israel.
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Sacred Tibetan monastery in Lhasa hit by fire

February 18, 2018 - 7:27am
The blaze at the ancient Jokhang monastery in Lhasa was quickly put out, Chinese state media say.
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Winter Olympics: Russian athlete suspected of failing doping test

February 18, 2018 - 7:21am
A Russian athlete is suspected of breaking anti-doping rules at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
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Israel Gaza: Air strikes follow bomb blast on Gaza border

February 18, 2018 - 3:53am
Two Palestinians are killed in Israeli fire as it retaliates for a blast which injured four soldiers.
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Florida school shooting: Trump links FBI's missteps to Russia investigation

February 18, 2018 - 2:37am
The US president says the agency is "spending too much time trying to prove" Russia-Trump ties.
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Israel Gaza: Four Israeli soldiers injured in border blast

February 18, 2018 - 2:17am
Four soldiers are hurt in what is said to be the worst border incident since the 2014 war with Hamas.
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