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How an 11-year-old came to swim the Channel

Mon, 2016-02-01 20:35
How an 11-year-old came to swim the English Channel

VIDEO: Pakistan's female CEO breaking barriers

Mon, 2016-02-01 20:18
Shaimaa Khalil meets Maheen Rahman, Pakistan's most successful investment banker.

France debate over Sauvage murder: Should presidents pardon?

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:58
President Hollande's decision to release a woman jailed for murdering her abusive husband early is widely welcomed, but there are dissenting voices.

VIDEO: Falling oil: Is history repeating itself?

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:56
The falling price of a barrel of oil has made headline news around the world as demand fails to match supply. But have we been here before?

Tech firms shudder as watchdogs meet

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:53
EU data protection regulators are meeting to decide how to restrict data transfers in light of last year's Safe Harbour ruling.

Could Vietnam become the next Silicon Valley?

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:49
Why tech entrepreneurs are choosing South East Asia

My life with microcephaly

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:45
They said I would die but now I play the violin

Landmark deal for Canada rainforest

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:39
Indigenous tribes, timber firms and environmental groups in western Canada hail a deal to protect one of the world's largest temperate rainforests.

Tackle cold homes, ministers told

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:28
Insulating buildings should be a key infrastructure priority alongside roads, rail, flood defences and energy, ministers have been told.

Why Asia should worry about Zika too

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:27
India and Asia have a surprisingly long history with the Zika virus, which is currently making headlines across the world.

Black South African cricket comes of age

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:21
Can black players' success bring cricket revolution in South Africa?

Are humans driving evolution in animals?

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:18
Is human activity driving evolution in animals?

VIDEO: Getting nostalgic with Dad's Army cast

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:12
The stars of the new Dad's Army film, Toby Jones and Catherine Zeta Jones, talk about how they grew up watching the show on TV.

Fighting crime with puns and hashtags

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:12
How the Mumbai police have won Twitter in India

When I grow up, I want to be...

Mon, 2016-02-01 19:01
When I grow up I want to be...

Rio Olympics 'to go ahead' despite Zika

Mon, 2016-02-01 18:34
Brazil says there is no risk to the Rio Olympics because of Zika, amid warnings a disease linked to the virus poses a global health emergency.

VIDEO: Polls tight for Iowa caucuses

Mon, 2016-02-01 18:30
US presidential candidates make their final pitches to people in Iowa, where the first votes for party nominations are taking place.

Briton dies in France 'ski accident'

Mon, 2016-02-01 18:22
A British woman has died in France, reportedly in a skiing accident in the Alps.

New Zealand gains Australia migrants

Mon, 2016-02-01 18:12
More people are moving from Australia to New Zealand than vice versa for the first time in 24 years, officials say.

Brazil Petrobras ex-director jailed

Mon, 2016-02-01 17:53
A former director of the Brazilian state-owned oil company Petrobras has been sentenced to 12 years in jail as part of a huge corruption probe.