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Colombia's vicious conflict in numbers

Tue, 2016-09-27 07:41
BBC News looks at the figures behind the Colombian armed conflict, the longest-running in the Americas.

Colombia Farc leader apologises to victims at peace signing

Tue, 2016-09-27 07:26
The leader of the Farc rebel group in Colombia apologises to the victims of the 52-year-long conflict at the signing of a peace deal in the city of Cartagena.

Viewers react to Clinton-Trump presidential debate

Tue, 2016-09-27 07:07
People watching in Seattle react to the Clinton-Trump presidential debate.

Air France workers on trial in shirt-ripping case

Tue, 2016-09-27 07:02
Fifteen Air France employees go on trial almost a year after two company executives had their shirts torn from their backs at a jobs meeting.

Mali Islamist jailed for nine years for Timbuktu shrine attacks

Tue, 2016-09-27 06:55
An Islamist militant who destroyed ancient shrines in Timbuktu is jailed by an international court for nine years in the first case of its kind.

Where the US candidates stand

Tue, 2016-09-27 06:49
This election campaign has so far been driven more by personality clashes than differences in policy. But what are the key issues and where do Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand?

Theme park fined for rollercoaster crash

Tue, 2016-09-27 06:46
Alton Towers operator Merlin Attractions is fined £5m over the Smiler rollercoaster crash.

Fifa: Man City's Yaya Toure criticises scrapping anti-racism taskforce

Tue, 2016-09-27 06:39
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure says players and fans may "suffer" following Fifa's decision to scrap its anti-racism taskforce.

Saudi Arabia unveils first public sector pay cuts

Tue, 2016-09-27 06:30
Saudi Arabia unveils pay cuts for government employees for the first time, as it attempts to further rein in spending at a time of low oil prices.

US and foreign media's verdict

Tue, 2016-09-27 06:02
The US media gives their verdict on who won the first debate, with most awarding victory to Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton.

Modern Family will feature a transgender child actor in a forthcoming episode

Tue, 2016-09-27 06:00
The American series has cast its first transgender child actor for a forthcoming episode called A Stereotypical Day.

Japanese ad showing girl turning into an eel gets pulled

Tue, 2016-09-27 05:48
A Japanese ad to promote sustainable fishing which showed a teenage girl turning into an eel is pulled after being called sexist and "perverted".

Key moments from the US presidential debate

Tue, 2016-09-27 05:15
Here are the key moments from the presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

UFC: Conor McGregor to face Eddie Alvarez in New York

Tue, 2016-09-27 04:54
Conor McGregor will face lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez as he aims to become the first UFC fighter to hold two belts at the same time.

Presidential debate 2016: Four ways gender played a role

Tue, 2016-09-27 04:19
Jessica Lussenhop in Washington DC looks at the how gender featured in the first debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

What did black voters think?

Tue, 2016-09-27 04:16
We asked African-American voters in Harlem what they made of the US presidential debate.

'Godfather of gore' Herschell Gordon Lewis dies aged 87

Tue, 2016-09-27 04:10
Herschell Gordon Lewis, the horror filmmaker known as the "godfather of gore," has died at the age of 87.

Why everyone will be singing 'pen-pineapple'

Tue, 2016-09-27 03:39
How a catchy tune about a pen and a pineapple and an apple and a pen took over the internet.

How does the election work?

Tue, 2016-09-27 02:50
In January 2017, the most powerful nation on earth will have a new leader, after a drawn out and expensive campaign - so what's it all about?

Australian police urge mooning enthusiasts to 'keep pants on'

Tue, 2016-09-27 02:36
A group of mooning enthusiasts planning to protest legislation passed on Monday banning baring your buttocks is told by Victoria police to keep their pants on.

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