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VIDEO: Baby pandas wrestle with their keeper

October 31, 2014 - 21:23
A breeder in China's Chendgu province was trying to give these two baby pandas medicine instead of their usual bamboo leaves- and they were having none of it.
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Rockets 'destroy chemical weapons'

October 31, 2014 - 21:22
A team has developed micro-sized rockets, powered by seawater, that can neutralise chemical and biological weapons.
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Deadly blast at Nigeria bus station

October 31, 2014 - 20:57
At least eight people die in an explosion at a major bus station in Gombe state in north-eastern Nigeria, witnesses tell the BBC.
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Former Android boss leaves Google

October 31, 2014 - 20:57
Andy Rubin steps down from Google, while his former colleague Daniel Graf is demoted at Twitter
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VIDEO: Stories of Sri Lankan survivors

October 31, 2014 - 20:41
Following devastating landslides in Sri Lanka, Yogita Limaye visits a shelter and hears the stories of some of the survivors.
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Russia raises interest rates to 9.5%

October 31, 2014 - 20:32
Russia's central bank raises interest rates to 9.5% from 8%, a much bigger rise than expected, as it seeks to combat inflation.
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Millions hit in Drupal hack attack

October 31, 2014 - 20:30
Software firm Drupal warns millions to "assume" they have been hacked if they have not applied a patch for a recently discovered bug.
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Eurozone inflation edges up to 0.4%

October 31, 2014 - 20:22
Inflation in the eurozone rose slightly in October, giving some hope that the spectre of deflation can be staved off.
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Government to 'retire' some WW1 debt

October 31, 2014 - 20:17
The UK Government has said that it will 'retire' £218m of the UK's £2bn First World War debt by refinancing bonds issued in 1917. It is the first payment of its kind for 67 years.
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French town bans clowns after scares

October 31, 2014 - 20:08
French town bans clowns after violent incidents
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Blurred Lines dispute to go to trial

October 31, 2014 - 19:43
A US judge rules the long-running dispute between Marvin Gaye's family, Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams over claims of plagiarism should go to trial.
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BOJ boosts monetary stimulus measure

October 31, 2014 - 19:34
Japan's central bank, the Bank of Japan, surprises markets by announcing an expansion of its monetary stimulus policy.
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AUDIO: 'Don't praise struggling pupils'

October 31, 2014 - 19:26
Popular teaching practices "harmful to students' learning".
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Police boss in gross misconduct probe

October 31, 2014 - 18:59
A police chief will face an internal charge of gross misconduct after an allegation of inappropriate behaviour towards women.
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Dench and Watson honoured in LA

October 31, 2014 - 18:57
Actors Dame Judi Dench, Emma Watson and Robert Downey Junior are among the stars honoured at the Britannia Awards hosted by Bafta in LA.
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Beijing bans Halloween on metro

October 31, 2014 - 18:52
Beijing police say people wearing Halloween-themed fancy-dress on the city's metro could face arrest, state media report.
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VIDEO: The dancers who light up the stage

October 31, 2014 - 18:12
The Japanese dance group using wearable technology to lighten up their act.
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Hungary shelves toxic internet tax

October 31, 2014 - 18:08
Hungary shelves a proposed tax on internet data traffic after tens of thousands of Hungarians marched against it.
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Lawsuit over Malaysia missing plane

October 31, 2014 - 17:40
Two children whose father was on Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 which disappeared file a lawsuit against the airline and Malaysia's government.
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Gerrard open to move from Liverpool

October 31, 2014 - 17:27
Steven Gerrard says he could join another club next summer if Liverpool do not offer him a new contract.
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