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SA visa laws : Paranoia or security?

Mon, 2015-06-01 08:15
Will tough new visa rules hit South Africa's tourism sector?

Scientists probe antelope deaths

Mon, 2015-06-01 08:03
Around half the world's Saiga antelope have died suddenly in Kazakhstan since May 10th, possibly due to stomach bacteria turning on their hosts.

IS Iraq bomb attack 'kills dozens'

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:56
Islamic State suicide bombers strike Iraqi army in Anbar province, killing at least 45 soldiers, security sources say.

The exquisite pain of life-changing throwaways

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:53
The pain of throwing away something valuable

Baby ashes report to be published

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:52
An investigation into why a Shropshire crematorium did not return babies' ashes to their bereaved families is due to publish its findings.

Could it all fall apart for Greece?

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:52
As the next large payment to the IMF is due on Friday, the BBC's Chris Morris asks whether this could be the end of the road for Greece and efforts to prop up its economy.

Rail strikes suspended after talks

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:51
Rail strikes by RMT union workers in the UK in June are suspended after talks over pay deal.

VIDEO: Islamic State 'tortures' Syrian boy

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:49
The group calling itself Islamic State is using children as young as 12 on the battlefield in the on-going conflict there.

In pictures: Exotic animal rescue

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:39
Reptiles rescued by the RSPCA centre in Brighton

Sharapova beaten in French Open

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:35
Defending champion Maria Sharapova is out of the French Open in the fourth round after losing to 13th seed Lucie Safarova.

Paris cuts 'love locks' from bridges

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:27
Paris has started removing padlocks symbolically fastened to one of the French capital's main bridges by couples, after part of the Pont des Arts collapsed last year.

Nigeria bankers held for 'mega scam'

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:25
Nigeria's anti-corruption agency arrests six senior central bank officials over an alleged $30m (£20m) currency fraud.

EU quotas for migrants raise concern

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:02
France and Germany say an EU Commission plan to redistribute 40,000 asylum seekers across the EU needs revision.

Video 'shows IS torturing Syria boy'

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:01
A graphic mobile phone video obtained by the BBC appears to show militants from Islamic State torturing a 14-year-old Syrian boy.

Indian tribal woman gang-raped

Mon, 2015-06-01 07:00
A tribal woman in central India is brutally gang-raped allegedly by six men who suspected her of practising witchcraft, police say.

Nigeria tanker fire kills dozens

Mon, 2015-06-01 06:54
More than 60 people are killed, many burnt to death, after a fuel tanker crashed into a busy bus station in Onitsha, south-eastern Nigeria, officials say.

VIDEO: Record for 92-year-old marathon runner

Mon, 2015-06-01 06:53
A 92-year-old cancer survivor becomes the oldest woman to complete a marathon after crossing the finish line of the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon in San Diego.

Have we cured cancer?

Mon, 2015-06-01 06:50
Immunotherapy is fast becoming a powerful new weapon against cancer. But is it the cure we've been waiting for?

Rare Apple computer wrongly recycled

Mon, 2015-06-01 06:46
A San Francisco recycling centre is seeking a woman who may have handed over a rare Apple I computer by mistake.

Slave ship artefacts discovered

Mon, 2015-06-01 06:28
Objects recovered from an 18th Century slave ship wrecked off the coast of South Africa are due to be revealed in Cape Town.