Singapore bids Lee Kuan Yew farewell

BBC World News - 41 min 52 sec ago
Singapore is preparing to bid farewell to its founding father Lee Kuan Yew, with a funeral procession followed by a state funeral attended by world leaders.
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Rescued Chilean miner loses home

BBC World News - 1 hour 44 min ago
A Chilean miner who was trapped underground for 69 days in 2010 has lost his home in flash floods in the Atacama desert region.
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Woman injured in Tunisia attack dies

BBC World News - 2 hours 17 min ago
A Frenchwoman wounded in the attack on Tunisia's national museum dies of her injuries, bringing the total number killed to 22.
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A very Singaporean send-off

BBC World News - 2 hours 38 min ago
A very Singaporean farewell for Lee Kuan Yew
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Israel 0-3 Wales

BBC World News - 3 hours 55 min ago
Gareth Bale scores twice to send Wales two points clear at the top of Group B as they beat 10-man Israel 3-0 in Haifa.
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VIDEO: Nigeria elections: Key points

BBC World News - 6 hours 35 min ago
It has been an eventful day for Nigeria, as the country votes in long-awaited presidential elections. BBC Africa looks back at the day's key developments.
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Spectator killed at Nurburgring race

BBC World News - 6 hours 56 min ago
A spectator is killed in a crash involving British driver Jann Mardenborough during an endurance race at the Nurburgring.
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Briton's father in plea to airlines

BBC World News - 7 hours 14 min ago
The father of a British man killed in the Alps air crash urges airlines to look after pilots "properly", saying the victims of the disaster should "never be forgotten".
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Kenya ministers suspended over graft

BBC World News - 7 hours 15 min ago
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta suspends four ministers and 12 other high-ranking officials after they were implicated in corrupt deals.
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Corden hails US chat show reaction

BBC World News - 8 hours 3 min ago
James Corden has talked of the "overwhelming" reaction to his US late night talk show, saying he had feared a "terrible onslaught" of criticism.
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James Bond star denies racism

BBC World News - 8 hours 40 min ago
Sir Roger Moore, star of seven Bond movies, denies there was any implication of racism towards Idris Elba.
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Iran nuclear talks 'enter endgame'

BBC World News - March 28, 2015 - 23:25
Talks aimed at restricting Iran's nuclear programme in exchange for sanctions relief enter their final days, ahead of an end of March deadline.
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Wrong to restart game - Capello

BBC World News - March 28, 2015 - 23:25
Fabio Capello does not think Russia's qualifier in Montenegro should have restarted after Igor Akinfeev was hit by a flare.
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Jihadists 'capture Syria's Idlib'

BBC World News - March 28, 2015 - 23:24
Islamist militants have captured the north-western Syrian city of Idlib for the first time, monitoring groups say.
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Olympic 400m runner Barnaby dies

BBC World News - March 28, 2015 - 23:19
Canadian Olympic 400m runner Daundre Barnaby dies in a swimming accident on the Caribbean island of St Kitts, aged 24.
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Graphene light bulb set for shops

BBC World News - March 28, 2015 - 22:51
A light bulb made from graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.
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VIDEO: Chocolatier creates giant Easter egg

BBC World News - March 28, 2015 - 22:31
A chocolatier in Lincolnshire has created a seven-foot (2.1-metre) Easter egg, which he will sell in pieces to raise money for charity, the BBC's Jill Archbold reports.
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Czech tourists freed in Pakistan

BBC World News - March 28, 2015 - 20:47
Two Czech women tourists kidnapped two years ago in Pakistan have been released and have returned home, the Czech PM says.
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Three miss England's trip to Italy

BBC World News - March 28, 2015 - 20:20
Raheem Sterling, Leighton Baines and James Milner have all been ruled out of England's friendly with Italy on Tuesday.
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Somalia ends al-Shabab hotel siege

BBC World News - March 28, 2015 - 20:15
At least 14 are killed as Somali special forces end the siege of a Mogadishu hotel by the Islamist militant group al-Shabab
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