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Slovak PM Fico threatens boycott of 'rip-off food'

July 19, 2017 - 7:40am
Slovakia's leader says his country has a right to the same quality food as the rest of Europe.
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Makhosi Khoza: Jacob Zuma critic to get security protection

July 19, 2017 - 7:30am
ANC MP Makhosi Khoza has been sent death threats, saying she has 21 days to live.
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Behind the scenes of BBC team's Madagascar rainforest trek

July 19, 2017 - 7:25am
Go behind the scenes with the BBC team as they trek deep into the rainforest of Madagascar to report on illegal sapphire mining, which is threatening rare lemurs.
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Goat picks fight with office, goat wins

July 19, 2017 - 7:11am
Staff in a US office were shocked to discover a break-in, then shocked when CCTV revealed a goat was the culprit.
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French military head de Villiers quits over cuts

July 19, 2017 - 7:09am
Gen Pierre de Villiers resigns after a public clash with President Macron over the defence budget.
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Rare northern hair-nosed wombat born in Australia

July 19, 2017 - 7:07am
The northern hairy-nosed wombat joey joins just 250 members of the critically endangered species.
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Justine Damond: Minneapolis police 'heard loud sound' before shooting

July 19, 2017 - 5:30am
Police radio recordings suggest that the sound may have been from a fireworks display.
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Chile moves towards legalising abortion in limited cases

July 19, 2017 - 5:19am
The country is one of only six where abortion is totally banned but that may change soon.
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Audi advert criticised in China for being sexist

July 19, 2017 - 1:59am
Audi is criticised for an advert which compares buying a car to choosing a wife.
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Is WhatsApp being censored in China?

July 19, 2017 - 1:23am
The messaging service has faced service disruptions, but it censorship, or is there another explanation?
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Despacito breaks global streaming record

July 19, 2017 - 1:09am
Luis Fonsi's single becomes the most-streamed song of all time, overtaking Justin Bieber's Sorry.
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Oil-exposed fish make dangerous decisions, study finds

July 18, 2017 - 11:59pm
Reef species show dangerous behaviour akin to being intoxicated when affected by oil, a study finds.
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Doris Payne, 86-year-old jewel thief, arrested again

July 18, 2017 - 11:46pm
This time, Doris Payne, whose crimes date back to the 1950s, was caught at a Walmart store.
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Quake hunters

July 18, 2017 - 8:09pm
Geologists are drilling one of Asia's deepest boreholes to unlock the mysteries of earthquakes.
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Let Obamacare fail - Trump's new plan

July 18, 2017 - 7:53pm
The US president says he will not "own" Obamacare and urges Congress to let the health system fail.
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Zion Harvey: Double hand transplant boy plays baseball

July 18, 2017 - 7:45pm
World's first double hand transplant child continues to show improvement two years on.
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How did dogs become our best friends? New evidence

July 18, 2017 - 7:33pm
Dogs were tamed from a single wolf population between 20,000 to 40,000 years ago, a study suggests.
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'Don't look back'

July 18, 2017 - 7:30pm
While their future is uncertain in Brazil's border towns, they say it is better than in Venezuela.
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Surviving the deadliest migration route from Libya to Italy

July 18, 2017 - 7:23pm
The UN refugee agency says traffickers on the migrant route from Libya are becoming ever more ruthless.
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Tinsletown crisis

July 18, 2017 - 7:20pm
The BBC's Peter Bowes speaks to Tinseltown's homeless people to find out why their legions are multiplying.
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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.