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VIDEO: One-minute World News

Wed, 2014-07-09 02:55
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.

VIDEO: Bolivia lowers age of child workers

Wed, 2014-07-09 02:52
Bolivia has passed a new law, lowering the age of child workers to 12, and in some cases, to 10 years old.

US-China clash would be 'disaster'

Wed, 2014-07-09 02:35
Confrontation with the US would be a "disaster", Chinese President Xi Jinping says, opening an annual dialogue between the two countries.

Shock in Brazil after German rout

Wed, 2014-07-09 00:57
No attempt to justify Brazil's crushing World Cup defeat

VIDEO: Inside Sloviansk security service HQ

Wed, 2014-07-09 00:24
Steve Rosenberg reports from the cellar of the security service building in the city of Slovyansk, the city recently retaken by the Ukrainian army.

Ancient arachnid 'walks again'

Wed, 2014-07-09 00:15
Computer graphics are used to show how one of the first land predators on Earth would have moved 410 million years ago.

Iraq confirms chemical site seized

Wed, 2014-07-09 00:13
Rebels control a disused factory with deadly nerve agents, Iraq's government confirms, warning it cannot fulfil commitments to destroy the weapons.

England 'exposed' to climate risks

Tue, 2014-07-08 23:44
England is still not doing enough to tackle the risks from climate change, government advisers say.

Gang rape bodies 'to be exhumed'

Tue, 2014-07-08 23:04
Police in India are to exhume the bodies of two teenage cousins who were gang-raped and murdered in May for a fresh autopsy, media reports say.

Device check advice for any UK flight

Tue, 2014-07-08 22:27
All passengers flying into or out of the UK are advised to make sure electronic devices carried as hand luggage are charged before they travel.

Butterfly wings inspire cosmetics and bomb detectors

Tue, 2014-07-08 21:09
Shiny butterfly wings yield tech surprises

VIDEO: Indonesia presidential portraits

Tue, 2014-07-08 20:57
Who's in the running as world's third largest democracy votes?

VIDEO: Customers line up for 'pot shop'

Tue, 2014-07-08 20:54
Customers in Washington have been lining up for the first day of legal marijuana sales.

Georgian roots of Isis commander

Tue, 2014-07-08 20:30
The unusual past of a feared Isis commander

'I'm single because of the bus'

Tue, 2014-07-08 20:26
What's it like to travel on public transport with a disability?

Councils want bigger schools role

Tue, 2014-07-08 20:17
All state schools, including academies and free schools, should be overseen by the same local bodies in England, urges the Local Government Association.

My friend the student killer

Tue, 2014-07-08 20:17
How I tried to help student killer find a girlfriend

Brazil cracked up, says Germany coach

Tue, 2014-07-08 20:00
Brazil "cracked up" during Tuesday's stunning 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat, according to Germany coach Joachim Low.

Vatican bank chief to step down

Tue, 2014-07-08 19:59
The BBC's David Willey says the president and four non-executive members of the governing board of the Vatican bank will step down on Wednesday.

TB in children 'much more common'

Tue, 2014-07-08 19:53
Researchers say TB rates in children may be 25% higher than current estimates by the World Health Organization.