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What is behind SA's #FeesMustFall protests?

Tue, 2016-10-11 12:53
A look at the reason why police and university students in South Africa are involved in running battles across the country.

Australia jury hears audio of balcony fall victim's last pleas

Tue, 2016-10-11 12:46
A jury in Australia hears an audio recording of a woman pleading with her Tinder date to be allowed to leave his apartment, before she fell 14 floors from the balcony and died.

Madagascar's lucrative cock-fights

Tue, 2016-10-11 12:18
Cock-fighting is banned in many countries, but its popularity endures in Madagascar where gamblers can win substantial amounts.

US election: Trump lashes out at Republican chief Paul Ryan

Tue, 2016-10-11 12:16
Donald Trump says the "shackles are off" as he rips into the most senior elected US Republican as a "weak and ineffective" leader.

Has Pokemon gone from Netherlands beaches?

Tue, 2016-10-11 11:33
The BBC's Anna Holligan reports on an apparent ban on Pokemon Go on some beaches in the Netherlands.

France's first drug room for addicts to inject opens in Paris

Tue, 2016-10-11 11:17
A Paris hospital opens France's first "shooting gallery" - a safe place where drug addicts can inject under medical supervision.

US men's toilets to get baby facilities

Tue, 2016-10-11 11:11
Male toilets in public buildings in the US must now have baby changing facilities, according to a new law signed by President Barack Obama.

The Syrians turning barrel bombs into power

Tue, 2016-10-11 09:46
Syrians are using barrels from barrel bombs to help create electricity.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: What went wrong?

Tue, 2016-10-11 09:14
Rory Cellan-Jones explains the decline and fall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone.

IS confirms death of propaganda chief Abu Mohammed al-Furqan

Tue, 2016-10-11 08:49
So-called Islamic State confirms the death last month of one of its most senior leaders, information minister Abu Mohammed al-Furqan.

Rod Stewart receives knighthood

Tue, 2016-10-11 08:49
Pop star Rod Stewart receives a knighthood from Prince William at an investiture ceremony in Buckingham Palace.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 flames out: Experts react

Tue, 2016-10-11 08:35
Experts question whether Samsung should have killed off the Note 7 and ask which rival will benefit most.