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Belgians race boats made of giant pumpkins

October 23, 2023 - 03:23
Thrills and spills as kayakers use pumpkin power in a competition near the city of Antwerp.
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Family of missing UK teen say she was murdered in Hamas attack

October 23, 2023 - 01:32
Noiya Sharabi, 16, disappeared after Hamas attacked Kibbutz Be'eri, killing her mother and sister.
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Dead and wounded strain Gaza hospitals as air strikes intensify

October 23, 2023 - 01:26
As the Israel-Hamas war continues into a third week, doctors in Gaza battle to save who they can.
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Iran warns Israel to stop war in Gaza or region will 'go out of control'

October 23, 2023 - 00:36
Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian also criticised the US for providing military support.
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Rushdi Abualouf reports from a Gaza camp where thousands live in tents

October 22, 2023 - 23:12
Around 2,000 families who've fled their homes are struggling to find water, food and medication.
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Iran hijab police accused of beating girl into coma

October 22, 2023 - 22:41
Activists say morality police assaulted her for not wearing a hijab, but officials say she fainted.
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Detroit synagogue president Samantha Woll found murdered

October 22, 2023 - 21:49
Samantha Woll's body was found in a city park not far from her home with stab wounds.
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Venezuela opposition holds primary to pick unity candidate

October 22, 2023 - 20:01
Opposition groups aim to pick one figure to take on the government's candidate in the 2024 election.
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Argentina votes in election rocked by radical candidate

October 22, 2023 - 20:01
An outspoken anti-establishment economist has put his two main rivals on the defensive in the campaign.
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Léopold Sédar Senghor: Senegal delays auction in France

October 22, 2023 - 18:52
Dakar wants to buy rings, watches and military decorations belonging to the nation's first president.
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Israel carries out air strike on West Bank city Jenin

October 22, 2023 - 17:36
The Israeli military says space under a mosque was being used by Hamas to prepare "imminent" attacks.
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South China Sea: China coast guard hit Philippine ship, Manila says

October 22, 2023 - 14:36
Beijing retorts that Manila is deliberately stirring trouble in disputed South China Sea waters.
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Kuda Bux: The Indian magician who charmed the West with his 'X-ray eyes'

October 22, 2023 - 11:49
Kuda Bux found fame after claiming he was able to read with his face covered like an Egyptian mummy.
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Vinicius Junior: Real Madrid star praises Sevilla after ejecting fan for racism

October 22, 2023 - 10:43
The Real Madrid footballer said he has also been sent a video of a second fan being abusive towards him.
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Ukraine fears drone shortages due to China restrictions

October 22, 2023 - 09:44
Volunteers in Ukraine say it is harder to access Chinese-made drone parts after Beijing clamped down.
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Mario v Sonic: Rivals launch similar games in same week

October 22, 2023 - 09:32
It is the first time for more than 30 years that the two rivals have released games in the same week.
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Pepper X: Eating world's hottest pepper was euphoric, says creator

October 22, 2023 - 09:27
Ed Currie describes eating peppers "all day long", and his record-breaking feat.
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Prince's Diamonds and Pearls: An oral history

October 22, 2023 - 09:18
The story of Prince's biggest-selling album in the UK, told exclusively by the people who were there.
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England 15-16 South Africa: Springboks fightback settles World Cup semi-final

October 22, 2023 - 08:07
England fall agonisingly short of a supreme upset and a fifth Rugby World Cup final as South Africa snatch victory in Paris.
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Why Indonesia can’t stop crocodile attacks

October 22, 2023 - 07:27
The country sees the most crocodile attacks in the world - and the problem could get even worse.
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