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Reeta Chakrabarti: Chile's president defiant over abortion changes

BBC World News - Thu, 29/09/2016 - 12:26am
Chile's first female president, Michelle Bachelet, has made it her mission to change her country's restrictive abortion laws.

An excuse to shop

BBC World News - Thu, 29/09/2016 - 12:25am
Tourists continue to flock to the UK after the Brexit vote, but could an exit from the EU have long-term ill-effects on tourism?

Hugh Schofield: Sarkozy ex-adviser's revenge on 'fake tough guy'

BBC World News - Thu, 29/09/2016 - 12:24am
The poisonous memoirs of a right-wing adviser at the Elysee Palace embarrass ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy as he plans for a presidential comeback.

Tommy Wright: Barnsley suspend assistant manager over alleged corruption

BBC World News - Thu, 29/09/2016 - 12:22am
Barnsley suspend assistant manager Tommy Wright after he is named in a Daily Telegraph investigation alleging corruption in football.

Feeling the cold

BBC World News - Thu, 29/09/2016 - 12:22am
People who lost their homes in the Italian earthquake disaster are still living in tents but they have the support of a vast relief team.

Thirsty business

BBC World News - Thu, 29/09/2016 - 12:09am
A look at continuing efforts to reduce the water and energy needed to cool the world's data centres.

Aleppo: Brain surgery carried out on hospital floor

BBC World News - Thu, 29/09/2016 - 12:07am
BBC Newsnight has obtained distressing footage which shows the grim reality inside an Aleppo hospital. John Sweeney's report has upsetting footage and scenes of surgery.

Ryder Cup 2016: Europe & US captains searching for pairings at Hazeltine

BBC World News - Thu, 29/09/2016 - 12:06am
As the protracted Ryder Cup build-up nears its conclusion, Tom Fordyce hunts for clues as to who will be paired with whom on Friday morning.

Sir Tom Jones to return to The Voice with ITV

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 11:58pm
ITV invites Sir Tom Jones to return as one of the judges on talent show The Voice after he was dropped by the BBC.

'Mr Jimmy'

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 11:52pm
Kurt Russell says his latest film, Deepwater Horizon, shows "we don't live in a perfect world" when it comes to getting oil out of the ground.

Celtic 3-3 Man City: Display 'showed how much Celtic have improved' - Rodgers

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 11:28pm
Manager Brendan Rodgers says Celtic's "outstanding" performance in the 3-3 draw with Manchester City shows their improvement.

James Anderson ruled out of England's Tests in Bangladesh

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 11:23pm
England's all-time leading Test wicket-taker James Anderson is ruled of the Test series against Bangladesh with a shoulder injury.

'Mosaic house' is culmination of 20 years' work

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 10:58pm
A vibrant "mosaic house" in Los Angeles represents a 20 year collaboration between two married artists, who have covered almost every surface in tiles and ceramics.

Congress rejects Obama veto of Saudi 9/11 lawsuits bill

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 10:44pm
The US president says the congressional override of his veto on a bill allowing 9/11 lawsuits against Saudi Arabia sets "a dangerous precedent".

Child abuse inquiry counsel Ben Emmerson QC suspended

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 10:20pm
The most senior lawyer for the independent inquiry into child sexual abuse in England and Wales is suspended over concerns about "aspects" of his team leadership.

Arsenal 2-0 FC Basel

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 10:14pm
Theo Walcott scores twice as Arsenal put in a dominant home display against Basel in the Champions League.

Celtic and Man City share six goals

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 9:35pm
Celtic claim their first Champions League Group C point as Pep Guardiola's perfect record in charge of Manchester City is ended.

Michelle Obama: 'We need an adult in the White House'

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 9:15pm
Michelle Obama takes aim at Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump, saying "a president can’t just pop off" when he or she is upset.

Ryder Cup 2016: Danny Willett upset by brother's 'US fans imbeciles' rant

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 8:25pm
Europe's Danny Willett is said to be "bitterly disappointed" with an article written by his brother which calls American Ryder Cup fans "imbeciles".

Gorilla guessing game: What sex is new baby?

BBC World News - Wed, 28/09/2016 - 7:32pm
An endangered western lowland gorilla has been born at Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire.

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