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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:56:35 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: The day Ivan got hitched to Ove  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:08:36 GMT
It is 25 years since Denmark became the first country to celebrate same-sex civil unions. 
VIDEO: 'I hid from boulders as volcano erupted'  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:37:26 GMT
A mountain guide who was on Mount Ontake when it erupted speaks about the moment it exploded without warning. 
VIDEO: Gates 'optimistic' for Ebola sufferers  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:27:37 GMT
Microsoft founder Bill Gates has said he is "optimistic" about increasing the treatment capacity for Ebola in West Africa. 
VIDEO: Henning's wife makes new mercy plea  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:12:05 GMT
The wife of British hostage Alan Henning has made a renewed direct appeal to the IS militants holding her husband. 
Tom and Jerry carries racism warning  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:37:02 GMT
Tom and Jerry cartoons on television are being accompanied by a warning that they may depict scenes of "racial prejudice". 
Chimp culture captured on camera  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:13:11 GMT
Researchers capture the social spread of a new type of tool use in a wild population of chimps for the first time. 
France to shrink deficit by 2017  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:08:39 GMT
The French government says it will reduce its budget deficit to below the EU threshold of 3% of GDP by 2017, two years later than promised. 
US dollar rally 'has years to go'  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:29:38 GMT
The US dollar continued its rally on Wednesday, hovering near a four-year high against major currencies, and analysts say there is more to come. 
Counterfeit Xbox One makers charged  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:21:43 GMT
Five men accused of being part of a hacking ring that stole pre-release video games and put a prototype Xbox One on sale have been charged. 
Microsoft unveils Windows 10 system  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:56:47 GMT
Microsoft announces the next version of its core operating system, called Windows 10, which will reintroduce the Start Menu. 
SA soap on hiatus after cast sacking  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:53:05 GMT
South African soap fans are cut off from the country's most popular programme following the August sacking of its entire cast. 
Roses reteams Cumberbatch and Scott  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:36:53 GMT
Benedict Cumberbatch will be joined by his Sherlock co-star Andrew Scott in the cast of BBC Two's next major Shakespeare adaptation. 
Sites vie for European Mars landing  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:42:47 GMT
The European Space Agency produces a list of four possible locations on Mars where it could send a rover in 2018. 
US and India sign space agreement  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:09:56 GMT
The space agencies of India and the US sign an agreement on future co-operation at Mars and at Earth.