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Video of Ottawa attack released

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 13:24
Authorities in Canada release video showing the moments before a lone gunman stormed into Canada's parliament and was shot dead by police.
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Guinea paying Ebola compensation

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 13:18
The head of Guinea's Ebola mission says the government has started paying compensation to the families of health workers who have died of the virus.
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Sporting demand Schalke rematch

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 13:15
Sporting Lisbon call for their Champions League game against Schalke to be replayed after losing to a last-minute penalty.
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Kosovo minister in key Serbia visit

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 12:28
Enver Hoxhaj becomes the first minister from Kosovo to officially visit Serbia since his country unilaterally seceded in 2008.
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Labour promises new immigration laws

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 12:25
Ed Miliband promises to bring in an immigration bill creating "clear, credible and concrete changes" within months if Labour wins next year's general election.
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Lille 0-0 Everton

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 12:25
A well-organised Everton stay top of Group H ahead of Wolfsburg after claiming a deserved Europa League point at Lille.
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VIDEO: Art on motorbikes in Kampala

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 12:19
Artists in Uganda are using motorbikes to carry and display street art installations as part of the Kampala Contemporary Art Festival.
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New North Sea oil field discovered

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 12:18
Oil firms BP and GDF Suez announce they have discovered a new field in the UK Central North Sea.
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Bangladesh Islamist leader Azam dies

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 11:59
Ghulam Azam, the former leader of Bangladesh's largest Islamist party, dies from a heart attack a year after being found guilty of war crimes.
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VIDEO: Farmland birds show rapid decline

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 11:57
Farmland birds are at their lowest levels since records began, according to government figures.
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Econoclast: Europe Faces Three Critical Tests

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2014-10-23 11:37
Three separate events next week will help determine whether Europe is headed for economic recovery or continued stagnation.

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Vicar sham weddings trial collapses

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:48
The trial collapses of a vicar accused of carrying out hundreds of sham weddings - after the judge says immigration officers lied on oath.
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VIDEO: Ebola: Scenes of horror in Liberia

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:46
There have now been more than 4,800 reported deaths from Ebola, with Liberia the worst affected country. Around 50 new cases are being reported every day in the capital Monrovia.
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Police called to 'Balotelli car row'

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:45
Police investigate a claim that Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli "threatened" a woman who was taking pictures of his Ferrari.
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North America gears up for eclipse

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:43
Skywatchers in North America will be treated to the final eclipse of the year on Thursday.
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Deadly attacks hit Quetta city

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:43
The leader of one of Pakistan's biggest religious parties escapes as at least 13 people are killed in a spate of attacks in the Pakistani city of Quetta.
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Why do people overshare online?

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:29
"Overshare" has been chosen as the word of the year. But what is it and why do people do it?
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Employers condemn student visa rules

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:21
Universities and business leaders call for changes in student visa rules, but the immigration minister says their criticisms are based on "myths".
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Tesco shares slump on profits error

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:11
Tesco shares close 6.5% down after the retailer announced that profits were overstated by £263m, £13m more than the original estimate.
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Deaf blind man was thrown on track

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 10:09
Two men are sent to prison for attacking and throwing a deaf blind man and his brother on to railway tracks.
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