Syria conflict: Aleppo evacuation corridors needed, WHO says

BBC World News - 21 min 27 sec ago
The World Health Organisation wants safe routes to be set up immediately to evacuate sick and wounded Syrians from besieged parts of Aleppo.
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Chris Froome: TUE system 'open to abuse' and athletes must take responsibility

BBC World News - 32 min 37 sec ago
Three-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome says the TUE system is "open to abuse" and athletes must not "push the boundaries of the rules".
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Polluted air affects 92% of global population, says WHO

BBC World News - 1 hour 26 min ago
The World Health Organisation says 92% of the planet's population is breathing polluted air outdoors, contributing to three million deaths a year.
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Sexism row grips German politics and shakes CDU

BBC World News - 1 hour 31 min ago
German CDU politician Jenna Behrends sparks a furore about sexism after a male colleague called her a "sweet mouse".
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Did Trump use the word ‘bigly’?

BBC World News - 1 hour 52 min ago
The Republican candidate appeared to use an unusual adverb in his debate against Hillary Clinton. Or did he?
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Colombia's vicious conflict in numbers

BBC World News - 2 hours 7 min ago
BBC News looks at the figures behind the Colombian armed conflict, the longest-running in the Americas.
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Colombia Farc leader apologises to victims at peace signing

BBC World News - 2 hours 21 min ago
The leader of the Farc rebel group in Colombia apologises to the victims of the 52-year-long conflict at the signing of a peace deal in the city of Cartagena.
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Viewers react to Clinton-Trump presidential debate

BBC World News - 2 hours 41 min ago
People watching in Seattle react to the Clinton-Trump presidential debate.
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Air France workers on trial in shirt-ripping case

BBC World News - 2 hours 46 min ago
Fifteen Air France employees go on trial almost a year after two company executives had their shirts torn from their backs at a jobs meeting.
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Where the US candidates stand

BBC World News - 2 hours 59 min ago
This election campaign has so far been driven more by personality clashes than differences in policy. But what are the key issues and where do Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand?
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Fifa: Man City's Yaya Toure criticises scrapping anti-racism taskforce

BBC World News - 3 hours 9 min ago
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure says players and fans may "suffer" following Fifa's decision to scrap its anti-racism taskforce.
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Theme park fined for rollercoaster crash

BBC World News - 3 hours 13 min ago
Alton Towers operator Merlin Attractions is fined £5m over the Smiler rollercoaster crash.
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Saudi Arabia unveils first public sector pay cuts

BBC World News - 3 hours 18 min ago
Saudi Arabia unveils pay cuts for government employees for the first time, as it attempts to further rein in spending at a time of low oil prices.
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Mali Islamist jailed for shrine attacks

BBC World News - 3 hours 24 min ago
Islamist who destroyed ancient shrines in Timbuktu jailed by Hague court for nine years in first case of its kind
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US and foreign media's verdict

BBC World News - 3 hours 46 min ago
The US media gives their verdict on who won the first debate, with most awarding victory to Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton.
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Modern Family will feature a transgender child actor in a forthcoming episode

BBC World News - 3 hours 48 min ago
The American series has cast its first transgender child actor for a forthcoming episode called A Stereotypical Day.
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Japanese ad showing girl turning into an eel gets pulled

BBC World News - 4 hours 37 sec ago
A Japanese ad to promote sustainable fishing which showed a teenage girl turning into an eel is pulled after being called sexist and "perverted".
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Key moments from the US presidential debate

BBC World News - 4 hours 33 min ago
Here are the key moments from the presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
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UFC: Conor McGregor to face Eddie Alvarez in New York

BBC World News - 4 hours 54 min ago
Conor McGregor will face lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez as he aims to become the first UFC fighter to hold two belts at the same time.
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Presidential debate 2016: Four ways gender played a role

BBC World News - 5 hours 29 min ago
Jessica Lussenhop in Washington DC looks at the how gender featured in the first debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
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