VIDEO: Mussolini bunker opens to public

BBC World News - 1 hour 36 min ago
A Second World War bunker used by the Italian fascist leader Benito Mussolini is being opened to the public for the first time.
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Uruguay votes for new president

BBC World News - 2 hours 33 min ago
Uruguayans will elect a new president to replace outgoing Jose Mujica who is barred by the law from running for a second term.
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Brazil votes in presidential run-off

BBC World News - 2 hours 41 min ago
Brazilians will choose between Dilma Rousseff and Aecio Neves in what correspondents say is the tightest presidential election for decades.
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Ukraine to vote in snap elections

BBC World News - 3 hours 39 sec ago
Ukrainian voters will go to the polls to elect a new parliament, amid the continuing conflict with pro-Russian rebels in the east.
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Tunisia set for historic election

BBC World News - 3 hours 14 min ago
Tunisia is set to hold its first election under a new constitution passed earlier this year following a 2011 uprising.
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Botswana's ruling party wins polls

BBC World News - 4 hours 21 min ago
The ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) wins the general elections for the world's largest diamond producer with 33 of the 57 seats.
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Inmate planned escape with hostage

BBC World News - 4 hours 58 min ago
Detailed plans to kidnap a prison officer in a bid to escape from prison on the Isle of Wight were found the cell of a Muslim inmate, the BBC can reveal.
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US nurse angry over Ebola quarantine

BBC World News - 5 hours 24 min ago
A US nurse quarantined for Ebola after working in Sierra Leone criticises her treatment, as the US's UN envoy starts a visit to West Africa.
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VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

BBC World News - 6 hours 19 min ago
Americans debate skin colour, and other trends of the week
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VIDEO: Rooted music aims to plant trees

BBC World News - 6 hours 24 min ago
Voice of the campaign to save Madagascar's forests
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French World War One bedroom of soldier who never returned

BBC World News - 6 hours 28 min ago
French soldier's bedroom untouched for 100 years
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VIDEO: WWI soldier's bedroom frozen in time

BBC World News - 6 hours 28 min ago
The bedroom of a First World War soldier, killed on the battlefield almost a century ago, has been kept virtually untouched by successive owners of the house up to the present day.
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Jose Mujica: Rebel turned president

BBC World News - 6 hours 32 min ago
A look back at Jose Mujica's time as president
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10 things you may not know about laughter

BBC World News - 6 hours 40 min ago
Things you may not have known about being amused
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Labour row: Salmond blames Miliband

BBC World News - 6 hours 45 min ago
Ed Miliband is to blame for Johann Lamont quitting as leader of the Scottish Labour Party, Alex Salmond has claimed.
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What's the appeal of a caliphate?

BBC World News - 6 hours 50 min ago
Why the idea of a single Muslim state keeps coming back
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What's been lurking in the Baltic Sea?

BBC World News - 6 hours 51 min ago
What's been lurking beneath the waves in the Baltic Sea?
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Most UK profit warnings since 2008

BBC World News - 6 hours 52 min ago
Profit warnings by UK-listed firms rise to the their highest summer level for six years, according to forecaster EY.
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'Record number' of low-paid Britons

BBC World News - 6 hours 55 min ago
A record five million UK workers are now in low-paid jobs, a rise of 250,000 in the last year, research from a left-of-centre think tank suggests.
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VIDEO: Russia turns back clocks for good

BBC World News - 7 hours 7 min ago
Russia prepares to turn back the clocks, moving the country on to "permanent winter time" - a move which has divided opinion
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