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VIDEO: South Sudan food crisis - in 60 seconds

Wed, 2014-10-29 18:17
Ongoing conflict in South Sudan is taking a heavy toll. BBC News looks at some of the numbers behind the crisis
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Schools 'progressing too slowly'

Wed, 2014-10-29 18:17
There are "significant gaps" in raising standards in schools in England, a report by spending watchdog the National Audit Office says.
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UK national sperm bank starts work

Wed, 2014-10-29 18:00
A UK national sperm bank - charged with reversing a growing shortage of sperm - starts work in Birmingham.
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Has quantitative easing worked?

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:42
The US Federal Reserve is widely expected to announce the end of its "quantitative easing" policy this week. Has it worked? Or has it set the scene for another financial crisis?
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Unexpected ways to wake up your brain

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:35
Is eating sage better for your alertness than coffee?
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The Leonardo hidden from Hitler in case it gave him magic powers

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:29
The Leonardo hidden from Hitler in case it gave him special powers
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How will future city signs look?

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:29
Jetpacks, driverless cars and solar roads
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Pellegrini 'worried' before derby

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:26
Manager Manuel Pellegrini is "worried" by Manchester City's form ahead of Sunday's derby against Manchester United.
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Money in politics: More than a game

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:17
This year's mid-term elections are set to become the most expensive in US history. Where is this money coming from and what is it doing to campaigns, candidates and the political process?
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I know what I am doing - Pardew

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:15
Newcastle boss Alan Pardew says he is confident in his ability after knocking Manchester City out of the League Cup.
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The Rumble in the Jungle revisited

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:06
On the 40th anniversary of Muhammad Ali v George Foreman in Kinshasa, Zaire, BBC Sport speaks to those who were there.
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Big firms 'must condemn GamerGate'

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:59
The developer forced to leave her home due to threats
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Young Fathers win Mercury Prize

Wed, 2014-10-29 16:03
Edinburgh-based hip-hop trio Young Fathers win the £20,000 Barclaycard Mercury Prize with their album Dead.
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US attends Ebola conference in Cuba

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:55
Two health officials from the United States attend an Ebola conference in Cuba despite frosty relations between the two long-standing adversaries.
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Lava flow creeps toward Hawaii homes

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:55
Rain has helped tamp down smoke from a creeping lava flow, which continues to threaten residents of a Hawaiian village.
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VIDEO: Pensioner guilty of double murder

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:48
Puppy farmer John Lowe, 82, has been found guilty of murdering his partner Christine Lee and her daughter Lucy Lee on his Surrey puppy farm
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VIDEO: UK charities launch Ebola aid appeal

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:36
An appeal for the Ebola crisis in West Africa is to be launched by the Disasters Emergency Committee.
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Pietersen claims sadden England pair

Wed, 2014-10-29 15:00
England bowlers Stuart Broad and James Anderson say they are saddened by Kevin Pietersen's claims of a bullying culture.
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VIDEO: Newly-lit Sistine Chapel is unveiled

Wed, 2014-10-29 14:56
The Vatican has unveiled a new hi-tech LED lighting system for the Sistine Chapel in Rome.
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VIDEO: RAF 'threatens to shoot down' plane

Wed, 2014-10-29 14:14
A Royal Air Force fighter jet apparently threatened to "shoot down" a Latvian cargo plane after it lost contact with air traffic controllers above Kent.
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