Europe migrant crisis: Germany expects 'up to 300,000' this year

BBC World News - 1 hour 38 min ago
Germany expects up to 300,000 migrants to arrive in the country, according to the head of Germany's Federal Office for Migration and Refugees.
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Italy earthquake: Museums to donate Sunday revenue to quake relief

BBC World News - 2 hours 45 min ago
Sunday's proceeds from state museums across Italy are to be donated to relief work in the earthquake zone as the country rallies around those affected.
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UK's last BHS stores to close for final time

BBC World News - 3 hours 5 min ago
The last BHS stores are set to close their doors for the final time, ending an 88-year presence on the High Street.
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Appeal for new UK nuclear plant go-ahead

BBC World News - 3 hours 31 min ago
The energy company hoping to build a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset pleads with the government to give it the go-ahead.
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Solo pilot, 18, completes around-the-world flight

BBC World News - 3 hours 46 min ago
Australian teenager Lachlan Smart has become the youngest person to fly solo around the world in a single-engine aircraft.
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Police in Spain dismantle 'illegal Chinese immigration ring'

BBC World News - 6 hours 19 min ago
Police in Spain say they have dismantled a nationwide network that illegally regularised the working status of Chinese immigrants.
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Export ban placed on Queen Victoria's wedding coronet

BBC World News - 6 hours 38 min ago
A temporary export ban has been placed on a sapphire and diamond coronet that belonged to Queen Victoria, preventing it from being sold abroad.
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Venezuela opposition leader Daniel Ceballos sent to prison again

BBC World News - 6 hours 48 min ago
A prominent opposition leader in Venezuela, Daniel Ceballos, is sent back to prison for allegedly planning political acts of violence.
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Colombia Farc: The Norwegian who helped broker peace

BBC World News - 6 hours 55 min ago
The BBC's Will Grant meets the Norwegian man who played a central role in years of negotiations between Farc rebels and the Colombian government
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US elections: Trump details plans to track illegal immigrants

BBC World News - 7 hours 26 sec ago
US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says he will develop a "tracking system" to remove illegal immigrants who outstay their visas.
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Special power

BBC World News - 7 hours 15 min ago
A photography project takes on a deeper meaning for a father whose son has Down's Syndrome
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In pictures

BBC World News - 7 hours 19 min ago
As Notting Hill Carnival marks its 50th anniversary, BBC News looks back at how the event became what organisers claim is the largest street party in Europe.
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The reverse exodus of Pakistan's Afghan refugees

BBC World News - 7 hours 34 min ago
Pakistan has told all three million Afghan refugees within its borders to leave - causing chaos on its borders, the BBC's M Ilyas Khan reports.
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Mariachi's holiday snaps with a message

BBC World News - 7 hours 45 min ago
Karim Hauser's Instagram account, 'Mariachi in transit' sees him place himself as a mariachi in unexpected settings.
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Born a refugee: Syria's war babies

BBC World News - 7 hours 49 min ago
More than 300,000 babies have been born as refugees since the start of the Syrian civil war.
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First Turkish death in Syrian campaign

BBC World News - 8 hours 30 min ago
Turkey suffers its first loss of life in an intensifying campaign in northern Syria, when a soldier is killed in a Kurdish attack on a tank unit.
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Colombia peace deal: Farc to announce ceasefire on Sunday

BBC World News - 8 hours 49 min ago
The main leftist rebel group in Colombia, the Farc, is set to announce a ceasefire at midnight on Sunday after a peace deal with the government.
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Suspected rebels kill eight soldiers in ambush in Paraguay

BBC World News - 9 hours 2 min ago
Eight soldiers are killed in an ambush in northern Paraguay in an attack blamed on a Marxist rebel group.
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UK motorway shut after bridge collapse

BBC World News - 10 hours 51 min ago
A footbridge collapses on the M20 motorway in Kent after it was hit by a lorry carrying a digger, on one of the busiest travel days of the year.
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American Football star Kaepernick refuses to stand for anthem

BBC World News - 11 hours 9 min ago
American Football player Colin Kaepernick refuses to stand for the national anthem at a game in protest against racial injustice.
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