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Is extremism on the rise in Bangladesh?

Wed, 2016-05-04 20:13
Death of Bangladesh activist raises fears of violent extremism

VIDEO: 'Terrifying' flight from Canadian fire

Wed, 2016-05-04 20:00
A man who escaped from the wildfire that is raging in Fort McMurray in Canada said the experience was "very terrifying".

Australian IS recruiter killed in Iraq

Wed, 2016-05-04 19:58
Australia's most-wanted militant and IS recruiter Neil Prakash has been killed by a US airstrike in Iraq.

Has EU found solution for flawed asylum rule?

Wed, 2016-05-04 19:20
The BBC's Gavin Lee asks whether the European Commission's plan for a revamped asylum rule - known as Dublin Plus - can survive opposition from Central and Eastern Europe.

VIDEO: The dying art of headhunting tattoos

Wed, 2016-05-04 18:52
The dying art of headhunting tattoos

VIDEO: Liberal Bangladesh under threat?

Wed, 2016-05-04 18:43
The BBC's Sanjoy Majumder reports on the fear amongst liberals in Bangladesh following a spate of killings.

Tesla boosts mass market car production

Wed, 2016-05-04 18:31
Electric carmaker Tesla Motors says it is on track to produce 500,000 vehicles in 2018, two years earlier than expected.

VIDEO: Migrant children 'dream of getting to UK'

Wed, 2016-05-04 18:24
Lyse Doucet speaks to Afghan and Syrian teenagers in Calais, who are hoping to rebuild their lives in Britain.

Reinventing China's abortion police

Wed, 2016-05-04 18:09
Six months pregnant and forced to have an abortion

Crocodile eyes are built for lurking

Wed, 2016-05-04 18:01
Scientists in Australia discover how crocodiles' eyes are adapted to lurking at the water surface to watch and wait for prey.

Real Madrid 1-0 Manchester City (agg 1-0)

Wed, 2016-05-04 17:00
Manchester City fail to reach their first Champions League final after an uninspiring semi-final display at Real Madrid.

N Carolina LGBT law 'breaks civil rights'

Wed, 2016-05-04 16:55
The US Justice Department tells North Carolina that its law limiting protections for LGBT people violates national civil rights laws.

Turkish leadership split spoils the party

Wed, 2016-05-04 16:42
A rift between President Erdogan and Prime Minister Davutoglu squanders an EU announcement backing visa-free travel for Turks in most of Europe.

Future of Turkish PM in doubt

Wed, 2016-05-04 16:21
Turkey's ruling party will hold an extraordinary congress in the coming weeks, media say, amid speculation over the future of PM Ahmet Davutoglu.

Obama drinks water in crisis-hit Flint

Wed, 2016-05-04 16:11
President Barack Obama drinks filtered water on a visit to the Michigan city of Flint, which has been wracked by a public health crisis.

VIDEO: Who won the police dance-off?

Wed, 2016-05-04 16:03
New Zealand Police challenged other forces to take part in the 'running man' internet craze - and the invite was taken up by the NYPD.

Syria truce 'extended to Aleppo'

Wed, 2016-05-04 16:02
A partial, shaky truce between Syria and non-jihadist rebels is extended to embattled Aleppo, after US and Russian pressure.

What has gone wrong in Brazil?

Wed, 2016-05-04 14:32
BBC News takes a closer look at the problems Brazil is facing as senators discuss whether to launch an impeachment trial against President Dilma Rousseff.

'Unmanned sewing machine' does surgery

Wed, 2016-05-04 14:00
An unmanned robot has successfully stitched together a pig's bowel, moving science a step closer to automated surgery, say experts.

Addiction doctor made Prince 911 call

Wed, 2016-05-04 13:55
Prince's team requested emergency support from a leading addiction specialist just a day before the singer died, the doctor's lawyer reveals.