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Six dead in Nigeria college blast

Wed, 2014-07-30 11:08
At least six people have been killed in a suicide bombing at a college in northern Nigeria's biggest city, Kano, witnesses say.
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Broody octopus keeps four-year vigil

Wed, 2014-07-30 11:01
A deep-sea octopus has been observed nursing her eggs for more than four years - the longest brooding time seen in any animal.
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England close in on win over India

Wed, 2014-07-30 10:51
England move closer to levelling the series against India with another dominant display on day four of the third Test.
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'Dozens of bodies' at Libya base

Wed, 2014-07-30 10:42
At least 35 bodies are reportedly recovered from a military base that was overrun by Islamist-led militias in the Libyan city of Benghazi.
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A peculiar sort of debt

Wed, 2014-07-30 09:45
What are the true costs of running the student loan scheme?
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US travel ban on Venezuela officials

Wed, 2014-07-30 08:50
The US imposes travel restrictions on Venezuelan government officials it says are linked to human rights abuses during recent protests.
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VIDEO: How to 'drive' a driverless car?

Wed, 2014-07-30 08:24
The BBC's Jon Ironmonger uncovers the science behind the UK's driverless cars.
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VIDEO: Broads-view opens up Norfolk waterways

Wed, 2014-07-30 08:22
The Norfolk Broads will soon be available for virtual navigation thanks to a novel aquatic equivalent of Google's Streetview technology
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VIDEO: Ukraine forces tighten grip on Donetsk

Wed, 2014-07-30 05:49
Heavy fighting around Donetsk has seen government forces make strategic advances in their attempt to wrest control of the area from pro-Russian separatists.
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VIDEO: Cable 'felt safe' in driverless car

Wed, 2014-07-30 05:28
Driverless cars are set to take to the roads in the UK from next January, they will guided by a system of sensors and cameras.
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France evacuates expats from Libya

Wed, 2014-07-30 04:16
The French government says it has evacuated French and British nationals from Libya, as battles rage between government forces and militias.
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VIDEO: 'UK must respond to Ebola threat'

Wed, 2014-07-30 00:29
Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has said that the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is "a threat" the UK must respond to - and announced that he will chair an emergency Cobra meeting about the virus on Wednesday.
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VIDEO: Huge water main leak gouges LA road

Tue, 2014-07-29 23:37
A burst water main on Los Angeles' iconic Sunset Boulevard has caused flooding at the University of California, Los Angeles, local officials say.
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UK to allow driverless cars on roads

Tue, 2014-07-29 22:08
The government is to outline measures that will allow driverless cars on public roads in the UK by 2015.
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Hamas vows to continue Gaza battle

Tue, 2014-07-29 22:01
A reclusive Hamas military leader rules out a ceasefire with Israel to end Gaza violence, as 32 Palestinians are reported dead in overnight shelling.
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Ebola fears and 'fat' doctors - the papers

Tue, 2014-07-29 21:48
Fears over the potential spread of the Ebola virus make front-page headlines, while other papers focus on advice being issued to NHS staff and patients alike.
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Khmer Rouge duo begin genocide trial

Tue, 2014-07-29 21:14
The last two surviving leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime are to begin their second trial, this time for genocide, in Phnom Penh.
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Guinea concert stampede kills 24

Tue, 2014-07-29 21:12
At least 24 people have died after a stampede at a beach concert in Conakry, the capital of Guinea, with dozens reported injured.
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VIDEO: Air officials 'closing safety gaps'

Tue, 2014-07-29 21:06
Following the shooting down of flight MH17, aviation officials have been meeting in Montreal in Canada to discuss air safety.
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HSBC closes some Muslims' accounts

Tue, 2014-07-29 21:00
HSBC bank writes to Finsbury Park Mosque and other Muslim individuals and organisations around the UK giving them notice their accounts will be closed.
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