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Why French Jewish people are moving to London

Mon, 2016-02-01 04:49
There has been a rise in the number of French Jewish people moving to London in recent months, many concerned about growing anti-Semitism in their home country.

Nigeria seeking World Bank loan

Mon, 2016-02-01 04:30
Nigeria is holding talks with the World Bank to help it fund a forecast record $11bn (£7.7bn) budget deficit as it copes with falling oil revenue.

China pastor probed for corruption

Mon, 2016-02-01 04:26
A prominent Chinese pastor is under investigation for corruption, in a move that some have linked to a crackdown on Christian protesters.

Ai Weiwei poses as drowned Syrian boy

Mon, 2016-02-01 04:25
Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei recreates the image of drowned Syrian toddler Alan Kurdi that provoked global debate about the plight of refugees.

VIDEO: Final attempt to tow stranded cargo ship

Mon, 2016-02-01 04:20
A cargo ship which has been drifting for several days off the French coast could hit the shores if a final attempt to salvage it fails, a maritime official says.

White House hopefuls in final Iowa plea

Mon, 2016-02-01 04:04
US presidential candidates make a final pitch to people in Iowa, where the first votes for party nominations will be cast on Monday.

Condolence books for Sir Terry Wogan

Mon, 2016-02-01 03:41
Books of condolence are opening for Sir Terry Wogan in his home city of Limerick, as his breakfast show successor Chris Evans pays tribute on air to "radio's Eric Morecambe".

Challenger and the misunderstanding of risk

Mon, 2016-02-01 03:11
How Nasa managers' lack of understanding over the concept of risk led to the Challenger disaster.

VIDEO: Is Zika a public health emergency?

Mon, 2016-02-01 02:49
The World Health Organization is holding an emergency meeting in Geneva today to decide whether to declare the Zika outbreak an international public health emergency.

Deadline day transfer deals

Mon, 2016-02-01 02:04
Track all the latest signings as they happen in England, Scotland and across the world.

VIDEO: White House hopefuls in final Iowa plea

Mon, 2016-02-01 02:00
Today people in Iowa will vote on the candidates for the two main parties ahead of the US Presidential election.

China arrests 21 for $7.6bn 'scam'

Mon, 2016-02-01 01:44
China arrests 21 people involved in an online finance scam alleged to have robbed some 50bn yuan ($7.6bn) from around 900,000 investors.

Nikon takes down plane photo after row

Mon, 2016-02-01 00:49
Nikon says it is taking down a competition-winning entry in Singapore after it was widely mocked as a poor editing job.

Many dead at Mexico teen birthday party

Mon, 2016-02-01 00:10
At least 11 people were shot dead at a girl's 15th birthday party in Mexico's Guerrero state, its governor says.

All eyes on Iowa in unpredictable race

Sun, 2016-01-31 23:01
After months of hype, the crucial Iowa vote will give some answers to a surprisingly unconventional race for nominations, says the BBC's North America editor Jon Sopel.

VIDEO: New prayer space for Western Wall

Sun, 2016-01-31 22:29
A new area where men and women can pray together at the Western Wall in Jerusalem has been approved by the Israeli government.

VIDEO: Security tightened at Venice carnival

Sun, 2016-01-31 21:58
Security has been tightened at the annual carnival in Venice this year with armed police on patrol across the city.

China punishes 27 for wrongful execution

Sun, 2016-01-31 21:53
Twenty-seven Chinese officials are being penalised for the wrongful execution of a teenager, state news agency Xinhua says.

VIDEO: The man creating castles out of ice

Sun, 2016-01-31 21:43
One ice sculptor in the United States has turned his hobby in to a business.

Myanmar set for historic new parliament

Sun, 2016-01-31 21:38
Hundreds of MPs are gathering for a new session of Myanmar's parliament, set to choose its first democratically elected government in more than 50 years.

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