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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:35:54 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: The facts about global travel  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:11:12 GMT
BBC News looks at the facts about global travel. 
VIDEO: Dog friendly buses in Hong Kong  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:58:10 GMT
A new bus service has been launched in Hong Kong for pet lovers. 
VIDEO: Quick-thinking mother saves baby  Sun, 27 Jul 2014 07:33:56 GMT
A woman and her baby had a lucky escape, when they narrowly avoided being involved in a car accident in San Francisco. 
VIDEO: The wine collection with a Nazi past  Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:41:48 GMT
In a Moldovan vineyard cellar lies a collection of wine confiscated from Hermann Goering. 
Koala survives speedy ride under car  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:17:39 GMT
A koala has had an extraordinary escape clinging to the bottom of a car on a busy Australian highway. 
VIDEO: Old van turned into mobile sauna  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:36:28 GMT
An entrepreneur in Kyrgyzstan has converted a rusty old van into a mobile steam room. 
Strike ends in South Africa  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:01:30 GMT
A four-week strike in South Africa's steel and engineering industries has come to an end after the country's biggest trade union sealed a deal with employers. 
VIDEO: BBC World News business headlines  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:56:22 GMT
The latest international business headlines from BBC World News. 
Police placing ads on piracy sites  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:04:02 GMT
The City of London police has started placing banner advertisements on websites believed to be offering pirated content illegally. 
Hacker McKinnon turns search expert  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:52:33 GMT
Gary McKinnon, the computer hacker who was the subject of a 10-year legal battle over US extradition, reinvents himself as a search expert. 
Burma Top Gear breached Ofcom rules  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:00:36 GMT
Top Gear's Burma special in which Jeremy Clarkson used a racial term broke broadcasting guidelines, Ofcom rules. 
Sunshine sees Womad's record sellout  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:02:04 GMT
Wiltshire's annual Womad festival attracts a capacity crowd for the first time since relocating from Reading in 2007. 
Eggshells may act like 'sunblock'  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:17:10 GMT
Birds' eggs show adaptations in pigment concentration and thickness to allow the right amount of sun for embryos, scientists say. 
How faces drive first impressions  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:23:36 GMT
UK scientists model the physical attributes that underpin our social judgements about strangers.