Lib Dem MP criticised for Gaza tweet

BBC World News - 35 min 51 sec ago
Lib Dem MP David Ward is accused of making "vile comments" on social media about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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VIDEO: Gaza: Why Rafah crossing matters

BBC World News - 38 min 22 sec ago
Lyse Doucet reports on the hardship of life in Gaza and the importance of Rafah Crossing, on the Gaza Egypt border.
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Suicide car bomb kills 21 in Iraq

BBC World News - 46 min 58 sec ago
A suicide car bomb has killed at least 21 people at a police checkpoint in Baghdad's Kadhimiya district, Iraqi police say.
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VIDEO: Can Middle East truce be reached?

BBC World News - 57 min 6 sec ago
High level diplomatic talks are taking place to try to end the violence between Israel and the Palestinians but so far with no breakthrough.
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VIDEO: Madrid fans joy at Rodriquez signing

BBC World News - 1 hour 12 min ago
Real Madrid have signed World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from French league club Monaco.
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Tajik spy charge academic freed

BBC World News - 1 hour 15 min ago
An academic working for a British university has been freed after being held for over a month in Tajikistan on suspicion of spying.
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New York 'white flags' stump police

BBC World News - 1 hour 21 min ago
Authorities in New York are investigating who raised two large white flags on the towers of the Brooklyn Bridge early on Tuesday.
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Apple earnings up on iPhone sales

BBC World News - 2 hours 1 min ago
Apple reports quarterly profits of $7.75bn up 12%, helped by strong sales of its iPhone.
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VIDEO: Relatives mourn Israeli soldier deaths

BBC World News - 2 hours 5 min ago
Relatives of soldiers killed in Israel in the on-going fighting with Palestinians have spoken to the BBC as the UN secretary-general calls for an end to the conflict.
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Gaza: How Hamas tunnel network grew

BBC World News - 2 hours 10 min ago
How Hamas spawned network of 'Viet Cong' tunnels
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Microsoft profit falls on Nokia loss

BBC World News - 2 hours 26 min ago
Technology giant Microsoft reports a 7% fall in profits to $4.6bn in the second quarter, hit by a $692m loss at its newly-acquired Nokia handset division.
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VIDEO: Concordia to be towed to Genoa

BBC World News - 2 hours 28 min ago
The wrecked Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia will be towed to its home port Genoa, where it will then be scrapped.
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Selfie 'sexters' face child sex rap

BBC World News - 2 hours 53 min ago
Young couples who send explicit pictures of each other are threatened with prosecution under child sex laws.
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Non-stop Argentina debt talks demand

BBC World News - 3 hours 23 min ago
A US judge orders Argentina and its creditors to meet "continuously" to avoid the nation defaulting on its debts later this month.
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Mass eviction of Venezuela squatters

BBC World News - 4 hours 38 min ago
Venezuelan soldiers remove hundreds of families from a notorious 45-storey Caracas skyscraper that dominates the city skyline.
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Queen's horse positive for morphine

BBC World News - 4 hours 43 min ago
Estimate, a racehorse owned by the Queen, has tested positive for the prohibited substance morphine.
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What does Jokowi win mean for Indonesia?

BBC World News - 4 hours 57 min ago
What does a Joko Widodo win mean for Indonesia?
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MH17 identification process begins

BBC World News - 5 hours 16 sec ago
Experts begin trying to identify the victims of the MH17 plane crash, as Dutch officials say only 200 bodies have arrived from the crash site.
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British films to premiere at Toronto

BBC World News - 5 hours 39 min ago
A trio of major British films are to receive their world premieres at this year's Toronto Film Festival, including Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything.
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Challenges of investigating MH17 crash site

BBC World News - 5 hours 59 min ago
Contamination and tampering could hamper MH17 investigation
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