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Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:24:17 GMT
Canada "will never be intimidated", PM Stephen Harper says after two deadly attacks on soldiers - including one that ends in a shootout inside parliament. 
Military heads admit Afghan mistakes  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:40:51 GMT
Military leaders failed to calculate the magnitude of the conflict in Afghanistan, the former head of the British army, Gen Sir Peter Wall, tells the BBC. 
Mystery of giant arm dinosaur solved  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:31:16 GMT
Two dinosaur skeletons have been unearthed in Mongolia, solving a mystery that has baffled palaeontologists for 50 years. 
Nato jets 'intercept Russian plane'  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:08:21 GMT
Nato warplanes have intercepted a Russian spy plane over the Baltic Sea, the alliance says, amid heightened tensions between the West and Russia. 
Jerusalem car 'attack' kills baby  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:42:36 GMT
A baby girl is killed and eight others injured after a car hits pedestrians in Jerusalem, in what Israeli police describe as a "terrorist attack". 
Mexico orders Iguala mayor's arrest  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:58:58 GMT
Mexico orders the arrest of the mayor of the southern town of Iguala, where 43 students disappeared after clashing with police last month. 
Obama 'optimistic' over Ebola in US  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:59:41 GMT
President Barack Obama expresses cautious optimism about the Ebola situation in the US, as new screening rules are introduced in the country. 
India's Modi visits Siachen glacier  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:04:04 GMT
Indian PM Narendra Modi makes a brief visit to the Siachen glacier on his way to Indian-administered Kashmir to spend the Diwali festival looking at the damage caused by last month's floods. 
DNA yields secrets of human pioneer  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:06:04 GMT
DNA analysis of a 45,000-year-old human has helped scientists pinpoint when our ancestors interbred with Neanderthals. 
VIDEO: 'Britain will support IS strategy'  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:04:46 GMT
The US envoy tasked by President Obama with leading the fight against the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria tells BBC Newsnight says Britain will "support us". 
VIDEO: Louisiana's vanishing voodoo culture  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:55:59 GMT
The BBC Pop Up bureau explores the rich heritage of voodoo culture among the Cajun and Creole communities of Louisiana. 
VIDEO: Ukraine elections: 'We've had enough of looking east'  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:43:28 GMT
Ukrainians go to the polls this weekend in a key parliamentary election. The BBC's Steve Rosenberg is reporting from across the country. 
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VIDEO: Military reburials for WW1 soldiers  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:33:08 GMT
A reburial service has been taking place in northern France for 15 British World War One soldiers, exactly one hundred years after they were killed in battle. 
VIDEO: Can King Khan top Diwali box office?  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:16:31 GMT
Farah Khan's much-anticipated new film, Happy New Year, is released for Diwali.