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South Sudan: Clashes erupt in Juba hours after UN plea

Mon, 2016-07-11 04:47
Renewed fighting breaks out in South Sudan between forces loyal to the president and vice-president, hours after the UN Security Council calls for calm.

Kashmir 'mob drowns policeman'

Mon, 2016-07-11 04:42
There are fears of further violence in Indian-administered Kashmir after a policeman drowned when an angry crowd pushed his car into a river, police say.

Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry is taken ill on stage

Mon, 2016-07-11 04:35
Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry is taken to hospital after becoming ill on stage in New York.

Black Lives Matter protest

Mon, 2016-07-11 04:00
One image from the Black Lives Matter protest in Baton Rouge has been widely shared on social media. What do we know about the story behind it?

CEO Secrets: Travelex founder's recruitment advice

Mon, 2016-07-11 03:33
Lloyd Dorfman, who founded Travelex, offers the business advice he wishes he had been given before he started out, for the BBC News series CEO Secrets.

US Women's Open: Brittany Lang wins after play-off controversy

Mon, 2016-07-11 03:25
Brittany Lang wins her first major at the US Women's Open after Anna Nordqvist is penalised for touching sand in the play-off.

Pantsula: Learning South Africa's gangster dance

Mon, 2016-07-11 02:53
A South African dance academy is teaching students the Pantsula - a style invented by gangsters.

'Desperate' Venezuelans stream into Colombia to buy food

Mon, 2016-07-11 02:15
Colombian officials say 35,000 Venezuelans have crossed the border into their country over 12 hours to shop for basic supplies.

Bangladesh to ban Islamic TV channel, Peace TV

Mon, 2016-07-11 01:17
Bangladesh says it intends to ban the controversial Dubai-based Islamic television channel, Peace TV, in the wake of the deadly attack on a cafe in the capital, Dhaka.

Dallas shootings: 'The nation is at tipping point'

Sun, 2016-07-10 23:07
A black Christian leader in Texas has told the BBC the United States is "at a tipping point” in race relations.