Philippines economy slows sharply

BBC World News - 1 hour 11 min ago
Growth in the Philippine economy slowed sharply in the third quarter due to weaker growth in all sectors, the government announces.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Parrots find home in Caracas

BBC World News - 1 hour 32 min ago
Caracas, the Venezuelan capital, is notorious for its crime and pollution, but it also, somewhat strangely for a city, has a thriving population of macaws.
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Thai elections 'could be delayed'

BBC World News - 1 hour 45 min ago
Thailand's finance minister tells the BBC that elections to end military rule might now not take place until 2016.
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Lewis Hamilton: A photographer's view

BBC World News - 2 hours 24 min ago
Press Association photographer David Davies looks back at the race that clinched the Formula 1 title for Lewis Hamilton
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Whatever happened to the Brics?

BBC World News - 2 hours 25 min ago
Great things were predicted for the economies of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - but they haven't totally lived up to the hype, says Andrew Walker.
Categories: BBC World News

Potent and provocative symbol of the flag

BBC World News - 2 hours 26 min ago
Flags can convey powerful - and often very unpalatable - messages, says Mark Mardell,
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'Exciting' bladder cancer drug trial

BBC World News - 2 hours 28 min ago
A trial to help the immune system fight bladder cancer is showing "exciting" results with tumours completely disappearing in some patients.
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Colombia hippo sterilisations begin

BBC World News - 2 hours 32 min ago
Vets in Colombia begin to sterilise hippos descended from animals shipped to a private zoo which belonged to the infamous drug baron, Pablo Escobar.
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Russian oil industry facing deep freeze

BBC World News - 2 hours 57 min ago
Oil production in Russia is hard and getting harder
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Risk from extreme weather rises

BBC World News - 3 hours 11 min ago
Royal Society says combination of population growth and climate change will increase danger to cities.
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GPs 'failing' to find liver disease

BBC World News - 3 hours 14 min ago
Early detection of liver disease by GPs in the UK is "virtually non-existent", leading medical experts warn.
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Anxious times for Turkey's last Christians

BBC World News - 3 hours 23 min ago
Anxious times for Turkey's Christians as Pope visits
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Michael Brown and the pot debate

BBC World News - 4 hours 14 min ago
Why did Michael Brown prosecutors focus on marijuana?
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Embassy protesters condemn shooting

BBC World News - 4 hours 17 min ago
Hundreds demonstrate outside the US embassy in London in protest at the decision not to prosecute a police officer for killing black teenager Michael Brown in Missouri.
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Tracing the Ebola outbreak

BBC World News - 4 hours 21 min ago
Tracking first Ebola victim and and how virus spread
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Vultures could hold key to deadly bacteria

BBC World News - 4 hours 27 min ago
Vultures could help beat dangerous bacteria
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VIDEO: What is Opec? In 60 seconds

BBC World News - 4 hours 32 min ago
The challenges facing oil exporters as prices slump - in 60 seconds
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Drama in Vienna as Iran nuclear talks go down to the wire

BBC World News - 4 hours 32 min ago
Journalists watch from the sidelines as nuclear talks go to the wire
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Europe to vote on Google break-up

BBC World News - 4 hours 43 min ago
The European Parliament will later vote on whether Google's search business should be separated from its other services.
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Many elderly 'struggle' at home

BBC World News - 4 hours 46 min ago
Thousands of older people in England are struggling in their own home with little or no help, research suggests.
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