EU assesses insects-as-food risks

BBC World News - 32 min 17 sec ago
The European Food Safety Authority publishes its initial risk assessment of using insects as a source of protein for human consumption and animal feed.
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France train terror hero stabbed in US

BBC World News - 48 min 17 sec ago
Spencer Stone, hailed as hero after French train terror attack, stabbed in California, US media reports say.
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Fifteen-year-old wins poetry hat-trick

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 23:45
Fifteen-year-old Magnus Dixon is selected as a winner of the Foyles Young Poets Competition for the third year in a row.
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UK firms develop drone-freezing ray

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 23:43
Three British companies have created a device to deter drones from entering sensitive areas by freezing them mid-flight.
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Whose fault is a driverless car crash?

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 23:21
Volvo says it will be 'one of the first' firms to take full responsibility for accidents involving driverless cars.
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IOC tells Fifa 'enough is enough'

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 23:11
IOC president Thomas Bach says Fifa must reform following the suspensions of Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini and Jerome Valcke.
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Messi to stand trial for tax fraud

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 22:58
Lionel Messi will stand trial on tax fraud charges, a court in Spain rules, rejecting a request to drop charges against the Barcelona striker.
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German prosecutors search VW offices

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 22:58
German public prosecutors search Volkswagen's Wolfsburg headquarters as part of their investigation into the emissions scandal.
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VIDEO: VW chief grilled at US hearing

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 22:55
Volkswagen's US boss is facing a congressional hearing in Washington amid revelations that he knew about emissions cheating in 2014.
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Modi breaks silence on 'beef' lynching

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 22:48
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says Hindus and Muslims should fight poverty, not each other, in his first comments on the lynching of a Muslim man.
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Israelis injured in more stabbings

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 22:42
Six Israelis have been wounded, and one assailant shot dead, in the latest in a spate of similar stabbing attacks, police say.
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Ancient horse-like foetus discovered

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 22:41
The 48-million-year-old fossilised remains of a horse foetus have been described by scientists.
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Hayatou in temporary charge of Fifa

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 22:26
Caf president Issa Hayatou takes temporary charge of Fifa after football's world governing body suspends Sepp Blatter.
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Rwanda court backs term limit change

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 22:22
Rwanda's highest court has ruled in favour of changing the constitution to allow President Paul Kagame to stand for a third seven-year term in 2017.
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Jewellery sold at record price in HK

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 22:11
A string of natural grey pearls and a Kashmir sapphire break world records at an auction in Hong Kong.
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Kosovo MPs stage tear gas protest

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 21:46
Opposition MPs let off tear gas in Kosovo's parliament chamber, in a noisy protest over a government deal with Serbia.
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Photographer defends 'migrant chic'

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 21:43
A Hungarian photographer defends his fashion shoot inspired by migrants making the arduous journey through Europe.
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Physics probe sent to spaceport

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 21:18
Europe's fundamental physics space mission, Lisa Pathfinder, arrives in French Guiana to prepare for its December Launch.
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Cambodia raises garment minimum wage

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 20:58
Cambodia's government raises the minimum wage for garment workers by nearly 10% following tense negotiations with the unions.
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Fury over Kenya parliament power cut

BBC World News - October 8, 2015 - 20:44
MPs in Kenya react furiously after the electricity supply to parliament was cut for three days apparently because of an unpaid $97,00 bill.
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