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Abu Sayyaf hostages make video plea

May 4, 2016 - 11:14
Hostages plead for ransom demands to be met in a video released by Islamist militants in the Philippines, one week after a Canadian man was beheaded.
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Asylum boat reaches Australia territory

May 4, 2016 - 10:54
A boat of asylum seekers has reached the Cocos Islands, a remote Australian territory in the Indian Ocean.
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EU Commission 'to support' Turkey deal

May 4, 2016 - 10:53
The European Commission is set to recommend granting visa-free travel for Turkish citizens, but the plan faces opposition from some EU lawmakers.
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VIDEO: Trump: 'Cruz is one hell of a competitor'

May 4, 2016 - 10:50
Donald Trump has won the Indiana primary.
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Ted Cruz pulls out of Republican race

May 4, 2016 - 10:06
Ted Cruz gives up his campaign for the US Republican presidential nomination, clearing the way for Donald Trump to claim his party's crown.
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VIDEO: Cruz: 'We are suspending our campaign'

May 4, 2016 - 09:50
Ted Cruz announces he is ending his campaign for the US Republican presidential nomination, after losing heavily to Donald Trump in the Indiana primary.
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Unicef: 75m children deprived of school

May 4, 2016 - 09:30
Some 75 million school-age children in crisis areas around the world are in desperate need of educational support, according to a new report by Unicef.
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Lula had 'key role' in Brazil scandal

May 4, 2016 - 09:15
Brazil's Attorney General Rodrigo Janot asks the Supreme Court to authorise a corruption investigation against former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.
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Five young people describe their dream internet

May 4, 2016 - 09:04
Young people around the world offer their thoughts on what the internet should be.
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Broadband ads mislead and must change

May 4, 2016 - 08:48
The Advertising Standards Authority rules that broadband ads need to be clearer, following evidence the public don't understand current ones.
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App to store old family photos launched

May 4, 2016 - 08:46
Two British entrepreneurs launch an app to store old photographs that are gathering dust around the country.
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Canada wildfire forces mass evacuation

May 4, 2016 - 08:43
A huge wildfire forces the evacuation of tens of thousands of people from the city of Fort McMurray in the Canadian province of Alberta, officials say.
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Will building sites be run by robots?

May 4, 2016 - 08:42
What future for the construction industry?
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Israel-Palestinian tensions return to boiling point

May 4, 2016 - 08:41
Months of unrest between Israel and the Palestinians is bringing the communities to boiling point, writes the BBC's Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen.
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Trump projected to win in Indiana

May 4, 2016 - 08:33
Donald Trump is set to win Indiana’s Republican presidential primary, dealing huge blow to Ted Cruz's hopes, US media project.
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A hunger for romance in northern Nigeria

May 4, 2016 - 08:24
Tackling polygamy, sex education and child marriage
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Why Kerala is the best place in India to die

May 4, 2016 - 08:20
Why Kerala is the best place to die in India
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Syrian refugee students rebuild from Beirut

May 4, 2016 - 08:18
Syrian refugee students rebuild from Beirut
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What is Boris Johnson's legacy?

May 4, 2016 - 08:18
Boris Johnson's allies say he helped London come through the economic crash and surfed an Olympic wave to make the capital feel good about itself again. But what legacy does he leave for the capital?
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VIDEO: I was Ernest Hemingway's cook in Cuba

May 4, 2016 - 08:15
Home life in Cuba with the hard-drinking writer
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