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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:37:05 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Joko Widodo wins Indonesia election  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:53:37 GMT
Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo has been declared the winner of Indonesia's hotly-contested presidential election. 
VIDEO: 'Alien Cauliflower': Up close with jellyfish  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:41:47 GMT
The number of jellyfish in British waters could hit a record high this year, according to researchers. 
VIDEO: Could you beat Usain Bolt in a race?  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:06:48 GMT
Engineers are making it possible for spectators to race against the world's fastest man. 
VIDEO: Birthday celebrations for Prince George  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:01:06 GMT
Prince George celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday and to mark the occasion two new pictures have been released by Kensington Palace. 
Indigenous actor joins Neighbours  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:26:43 GMT
Australian soap Neighbours casts an indigenous actor in a leading role for the first time. 
Sea turtle migrates 2,472 miles  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:01:01 GMT
A green sea turtle migrated a staggering 3,979 km (2,472 miles) in a year, according to Swansea University researchers. 
EU to widen Russia sanctions  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:00:20 GMT
The EU will widen sanctions against Russia to include more individuals and consider targeting the defence sector, the Dutch foreign minister says. 
Non-stop Argentina debt talks demand  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:23:44 GMT
A US judge orders Argentina and its creditors to meet "continuously" to avoid the nation defaulting on its debts later this month. 
YouTube star sued over copyright  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:58:38 GMT
The entrepreneur is being taken to court for alleged copyright infringement by a record label whose own artist Kaskade has come forward to defend her. 
Nvidia unveils Shield gaming tablet  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:09:42 GMT
Nvidia confirms the release of a tablet targeted at "serious gamers" that can run Android games natively or stream them from a PC. 
Reporter 'made error' at crash site  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:44:53 GMT
Sky News reporter Colin Brazier admits he was wrong to handle victims' belongings at the MH17 crash site in Ukraine. 
British films to premiere at Toronto  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:07:47 GMT
A trio of major British films are to receive their world premieres at this year's Toronto Film Festival, including Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything. 
Beef's greater environment burden  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:08:53 GMT
A new study says the production of beef is around 10 times more damaging to the environment than any other form of livestock. 
Three person IVF plans 'progress'  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:35:39 GMT
A public review into the three person IVF technique has been broadly supportive, says the Department of Health.