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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:42:23 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Libya militia take US embassy pool  Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:03:44 GMT
Armed militia have taken over the US compound in Tripoli and discovered the embassy pool, a month after American staff left for security reasons. 
VIDEO: China rules out open Hong Kong poll  Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:04:13 GMT
China rules out open nominations for the next Hong Kong leadership election, in a move that has dismayed pro-democracy activists. 
VIDEO: Long queues to leave Mariupol  Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:01:47 GMT
The Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is in Brussels to discuss the ongoing crisis in his country with EU leaders. 
VIDEO: IRA ceasefire: 20 years on  Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:48:55 GMT
Two decades ago the Provisional IRA announced a ceasefire that marked the end of a quarter of a century of what it called its "armed struggle". 
Guardians is top US film of 2014  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:03:35 GMT
Sci-fi blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy rules the US box office, becoming the biggest film of the year so far. 
VIDEO: Meet Japan's Batman - Chibatman  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:17:45 GMT
The BBC's meets Chibatman - a Japanese man who dresses as Batman to make Japanese people smile and who has become an internet sensation 
Euro manufacturing at 13-month low  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:06:04 GMT
Manufacturing growth in the eurozone slowed to a 13-month low in August, according to a closely-watched survey. 
China factory growth misses forecast  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:13:05 GMT
China's manufacturing activity misses expectations in August, indicating that the country's economy may be losing momentum. 
BBC begins push to help kids code  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:02:25 GMT
The BBC unveils plans to support England's computer coding curriculum with a new section of its Bitesize learning site and tech-themed TV shows. 
MSN Messenger to end after 15 years  Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:48:01 GMT
Microsoft's MSN Messenger will be switched off in China in October, bringing a final end to the 15-year-old service. 
Bush sets new album chart record  Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:21:04 GMT
Kate Bush follows her stage comeback to become the first woman to have eight albums in the chart at the same time. 
Original Jethro Tull bassist dies  Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:33:48 GMT
Bassist Glenn Cornick, a founding member of the British rock band Jethro Tull who played on their biggest hits, has died at his home in Hawaii. 
Greenhouse gas fear over meat eating  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:56:06 GMT
New research estimates greenhouse gases from food production will go up 80% if meat and dairy consumption continues to rise at its current rate. 
Iceland issues new volcano alert  Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:17:46 GMT
Iceland issues an aviation alert after a fresh lava eruption from a fissure near the Bardarbunga volcano, but the warning is later lowered.