Tokyo Olympics: Kenya's runners form 'mum's club'

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 17:31
Top Kenyan female athletes have been juggling parenting and training for the Tokyo Olympics.
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China interest in Afghanistan could be 'positive', says US Blinken

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 16:00
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken's comments came after Taliban envoys went on a visit to China.
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I am more than my accomplishments, Biles says

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 15:04
US gymnast Simone Biles reacts to the widespread support she has received after withdrawing from Thursday's all-around final.
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Australian athletics team isolating in Tokyo

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 14:26
Multiple members of the Australian athletics team are isolating after coming into close contact with American pole vaulter Sam Kendricks, who has tested positive for Covid-19.
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Outspoken billionaire Sun Dawu jailed for 18 years in China

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 13:10
He has in the past been vocal in criticising authorities and has spoken out about human rights.
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Tokyo Olympics: Caeleb Dressel breaks Olympic record on way to second gold

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 13:07
USA's Caeleb Dressel sets an Olympic record on his way to winning the men's 100m freestyle gold as he aims to become one of the most successful swimmers at a Games.
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Tokyo Olympics rowing: Ireland's Paul O'Donovan & Fintan McCarthy win lightweight men's double sculls

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 12:05
Ireland win their first gold medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as Paul O'Donovan and Fintan McCarthy claim the lightweight men's double sculls.
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Gaza photographer hopes digital art boom can help raise aid money

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 08:11
A Palestinian photographer wants to help children by selling an image from May's conflict.
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South Africa riots: The inside story of Durban's week of anarchy

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 08:10
The worst unrest since white-minority rule ended has left deep scars, especially in the coastal city of Durban.
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Covid vaccines: Tourists head to the US to get vaccinated

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 08:05
Some tourists are spending thousands of dollars to travel to the US to get a coronavirus vaccine.
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Why cannabis is still a banned Olympics substance

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 08:03
US sprinter Sha'carri Richardson won't compete due to a positive marijuana test. People are asking why.
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Arthur: Popular children's show to end after 25 years

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 06:32
US public broadcaster PBS confirmed the final episode will air in winter 2022.
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Dusty Hill: ZZ Top bassist dies aged 72

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 05:51
Dusty Hill played bass for the iconic US blues rock band for more than five decades.
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Colorado officer arrested after threatening to shoot suspect during stop

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 02:57
The Colorado officer was filmed striking a man with his gun, saying "if you move, I will shoot you".
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Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue and his love of Buggatis and Michael Jackson

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 02:23
Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, tipped as Equatorial Guinea's next leader, is under sanctions in the UK and France.
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Bosnian Serbs defy top UN official Inzko over genocide denial

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 02:02
Ethnic Serb leaders, accused of playing down the Srebrenica massacre, will now boycott parliament.
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Pedro Castillo: The primary school teacher who became Peru's president

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 01:59
The meteoric rise of leftist Pedro Castillo has shaken Peru's political and business elite.
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Man on scooter steals millions from upmarket Paris jeweller

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 00:06
The middle-aged armed robber targets a store in an upmarket area of the French capital.
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Simone Biles: What are the twisties in gymnastics?

BBC World News - July 29, 2021 - 00:00
US gymnast Simone Biles reportedly said she was "having a little bit of the twisties".
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Remington: US gunmaker offers $33m to Sandy Hook shooting victims

BBC World News - July 28, 2021 - 23:54
Victims' families from Sandy Hook elementary school sued Remington for the sale of the rifle.
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