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VIDEO: Modi's first 100 days in power

1 hour 19 min ago
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has completed his first 100 days as leader of the country.
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VIDEO: Beslan school siege: Ten years on

5 hours 26 min ago
Ten years after the end of the deadly siege of a school in Beslan, North Ossetia, BBC Russian's Olga Ivshina spoke to some of those who were there.
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VIDEO: Apple: Celebrity accounts hacked

6 hours 39 min ago
The FBI are investigating allegations that the online accounts of dozens of celebrities have been hacked, allowing explicit photos to be posted on the internet.
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VIDEO: Ashya parents freed from prison

6 hours 55 min ago
Ashya King's parents have been freed from a Spanish prison, following their arrest on Saturday.
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VIDEO: Video shows Ukraine soldiers 'abuse'

8 hours 25 min ago
Ukraine's defence minister has accused Russia of launching a "great war" that could claim tens of thousands of lives.
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VIDEO: Escaped Ebola patient recaptured

9 hours 15 min ago
The recapture of an escaped Ebola patient in Liberia has raised fears that West African countries are struggling to contain the outbreak.
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VIDEO: West looks 'really weak' over Ukraine

12 hours 30 min ago
A senior Ukrainian diplomat says the West looks weak against a "power drunk" Russia.
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VIDEO: Beauty queen refuses to return crown

14 hours 24 min ago
Myanmar's first ever beauty queen has refused to give back her $100,000 (£60,300) crown after being dethroned.
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VIDEO: The park blamed for Japan's dengue fever

16 hours 53 min ago
Japan is battling its first outbreak of dengue fever in almost 70 years, with at least 22 people confirmed as being infected.
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VIDEO: Volcano continues fiery lava eruption

18 hours 12 min ago
A dramatic lava eruption that began early on Sunday near Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has continued into Monday.
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VIDEO: Waiting for water in debt-hit Detroit

21 hours 24 min ago
Samira Hussain reports on the day-to-day struggles of people living in Detroit, as the city attempts to climb out of its financial problems.
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VIDEO: Uganda's Ghetto Kids: 'Dance changed my life'

21 hours 35 min ago
Children in Uganda working in a pioneering dance group, Ghetto Kids, have been describing how it has changed their lives for the better.
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VIDEO: Indonesia wary of growing IS support

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 18:01
The Indonesian government has banned the jihadist group Islamic State, but support for the organisation is still evident in meetings and demonstrations across the nation.
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VIDEO: Iraq grannies 'take on IS in Amerli’

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 16:52
Residents and fighters in Amerli are celebrating the end of a two-month siege and the withdrawal of IS militants from around the town.
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VIDEO: ‘I smuggled jihadists into Syria’

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 16:31
The BBC's Ian Pannell reports from Turkey's border with Syria where he met a man who helped smuggle foreign fighters cross the border.
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VIDEO: Inside Amerli after lifting of siege

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 14:12
The BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse reports from the besieged town of Amerli, which was liberated by Iraqi and Kurdish forces on Sunday.
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VIDEO: PM outlines passport seizure powers

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:21
The police are to be given new powers to seize the passports of terrorist suspects and stop British jihadists from returning to the UK, David Cameron has said.
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VIDEO: BBC's Sweeney catches Putin at talks

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:06
As negotiators meet in Minsk to discuss the Ukraine crisis, Russia's President Vladimir Putin says the process of direct negotiations is "the beginning of a very important process".
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VIDEO: Could Horseball gain Olympic glory?

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 09:33
Horseball, a mix of rugby and basketball, was invented in France in the 1970s, and now there are attempts to get it into the Olympics, as the BBC's Ollie Williams reports.
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VIDEO: Embracing animation in Africa

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 08:57
There are already animation studios in Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa, but only a very limited number of good schools teach art and animation techniques on the African continent.
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