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  • VIDEO: One-minute World News

    BBC News - Home
    31 Jul 2014 | 1:57 pm
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
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    BBC News - News front page
    31 Jul 2014 | 12:40 pm
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
  • VIDEO: Mother and baby saved after landslide

    BBC News - World
    31 Jul 2014 | 10:19 am
    Rescue workers in western India are working to locate survivors of a landslide that has claimed at least 30 lives and buried up to 200 people.
  • WHO sounds alarm over W Africa Ebola

    BBC News - Africa
    31 Jul 2014 | 11:48 am
    The World Health Organization and presidents of West African nations affected by the Ebola outbreak are to announce a joint $100m response plan.
  • Police urged to carry drugs antidote

    BBC News - US & Canada
    31 Jul 2014 | 1:34 pm
    US Attorney General Eric Holder has urged federal law enforcement agencies to equip some of their officers with the heroin overdose antidote Naloxone.
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    BBC News - Home

  • VIDEO: One-minute World News

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:57 pm
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
  • Taiwan gas blasts kill at least 15

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:50 pm
    A series of gas explosions in the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung kill at least 15 people and injure scores of others.
  • WHO sounds alarm over W Africa Ebola

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:49 pm
    The World Health Organization and presidents of West African nations affected by the Ebola outbreak are to announce a joint $100m response plan.
  • Power station fire damages tower

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:40 pm
    A large fire breaks out at Ferrybridge C power station in West Yorkshire, causing the partial collapse of a tower.
  • Tory disquiet over Israel action

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:38 pm
    Conservative MPs put pressure on David Cameron to take a more robust stance with Israel over its actions in Gaza.
 
 
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    BBC News - US & Canada

  • Police urged to carry drugs antidote

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:34 pm
    US Attorney General Eric Holder has urged federal law enforcement agencies to equip some of their officers with the heroin overdose antidote Naloxone.
  • US ex-governor's wife 'sought gifts'

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:27 pm
    The star witness in the corruption trial of Virginia ex-governor Bob McDonnell says the ex-first lady sought gifts in return for business help.
  • Tesla and Panasonic to build factory

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:09 pm
    Electric carmaker Tesla is to team up with Japanese electronics firm Panasonic to build a battery manufacturing plant in the US.
  • Memo reveals response to CIA 'abuse'

    31 Jul 2014 | 11:07 am
    A still-secret Senate report on CIA enhanced interrogations "tells a story of which no American is proud", a leaked White House memo states.
  • Met Opera in late union talks

    31 Jul 2014 | 10:20 am
    The Metropolitan Opera in New York says it hopes last minute negotiations with unions over a pay dispute will avoid a staff lockout.
 
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    BBC News - Asia

  • Explosions shake Taiwanese city

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:21 pm
    A series of suspected gas explosions in the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung kill at least 15 people and injure scores of others.
  • Greeks cleared of shooting migrants

    31 Jul 2014 | 10:34 am
    The owner and head foreman of a farm in southern Greece are cleared over the shooting and wounding of a group of Bangladeshi migrant workers.
  • VIDEO: Mother and baby saved after landslide

    31 Jul 2014 | 10:19 am
    Rescue workers in western India are working to locate survivors of a landslide that has claimed at least 30 lives and buried up to 200 people.
  • Filipinos urged to leave Libya

    31 Jul 2014 | 10:11 am
    A top diplomat from the Philippines is to oversee the evacuation of 13,000 citizens from Libya after a Filipino worker was beheaded and a nurse raped.
  • Israeli Iron Dome firms 'hacked'

    31 Jul 2014 | 8:44 am
    The BBC has seen evidence that appears to confirm hackers stole secret military documents from two Israeli government-owned companies.
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    BBC News - Middle East

  • Gaza school attack unacceptable - US

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:34 pm
    The shelling of a UN shelter in Gaza by the Israeli military is "totally unacceptable and totally indefensible", the White House says.
  • Filipinos urged to leave Libya

    31 Jul 2014 | 10:11 am
    A top diplomat from the Philippines is to oversee the evacuation of 13,000 citizens from Libya after a Filipino worker was beheaded and a nurse raped.
  • VIDEO: Gaza-Israel: Views from both sides

    31 Jul 2014 | 9:26 am
    Israel is committing genocide against the people of Gaza, the Palestinian representative to the UN has said. The Israeli ambassador to the UN defended the country's actions.
  • Israeli Iron Dome firms 'hacked'

    31 Jul 2014 | 8:44 am
    The BBC has seen evidence that appears to confirm hackers stole secret military documents from two Israeli government-owned companies.
  • VIDEO: Quarter of Gaza population displaced

    31 Jul 2014 | 7:12 am
    The BBC's Martin Patience reports from Gaza, where the total number of displaced residents stands at 25% of all of Gaza's 1.7 million inhabitants.
 
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    BBC News - Asia

  • Explosions shake Taiwanese city

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:21 pm
    A series of suspected gas explosions in the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung kill at least 15 people and injure scores of others.
  • Greeks cleared of shooting migrants

    31 Jul 2014 | 10:34 am
    The owner and head foreman of a farm in southern Greece are cleared over the shooting and wounding of a group of Bangladeshi migrant workers.
  • VIDEO: Mother and baby saved after landslide

    31 Jul 2014 | 10:19 am
    Rescue workers in western India are working to locate survivors of a landslide that has claimed at least 30 lives and buried up to 200 people.
  • Filipinos urged to leave Libya

    31 Jul 2014 | 10:11 am
    A top diplomat from the Philippines is to oversee the evacuation of 13,000 citizens from Libya after a Filipino worker was beheaded and a nurse raped.
  • Israeli Iron Dome firms 'hacked'

    31 Jul 2014 | 8:44 am
    The BBC has seen evidence that appears to confirm hackers stole secret military documents from two Israeli government-owned companies.
 
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    BBC News - Health

  • WHO sounds alarm over W Africa Ebola

    31 Jul 2014 | 11:48 am
    The World Health Organization and presidents of West African nations affected by the Ebola outbreak are to announce a joint $100m response plan.
  • S Leone declares Ebola emergency

    31 Jul 2014 | 6:39 am
    Sierra Leone's president declares a public health emergency to curb the deadly Ebola outbreak and order epicentres of the disease to be quarantined.
  • AUDIO: Ebola 'attacking way of life'

    31 Jul 2014 | 4:19 am
    Lewis Brown, Liberian minister of information, discusses the prevention techniques being used in Liberia to prevent the spread of Ebola.
  • 'E-cigs less harm than cigarettes'

    30 Jul 2014 | 4:34 pm
    An analysis of the current evidence available on e-cigarettes suggests they are safer than conventional cigarettes.
  • 'Tape measure test' call on diabetes

    30 Jul 2014 | 4:32 pm
    People are being urged to take out the tape measure to assess their risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
 
 
 
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    BBC News - Have Your Say

  • Tags plan to cut alcohol-linked crime

    31 Jul 2014 | 9:52 am
    Repeat offenders convicted of alcohol-related crimes could be forced by courts to wear ankle tags to monitor whether they are still drinking, under a new pilot scheme.
  • Gatwick staff to help with baggage

    31 Jul 2014 | 9:39 am
    Gatwick Airport will bring in up to 45 of its own staff to help with luggage handling to ensure there is no repeat of last weekend's delays.
  • Israel 'to destroy Gaza tunnels'

    31 Jul 2014 | 9:00 am
    Israel says it will not halt its Gaza operation until tunnels built by Hamas are destroyed, as the UN warns Gaza is "facing a precipice".
  • S Leone declares Ebola emergency

    31 Jul 2014 | 6:39 am
    Sierra Leone's president declares a public health emergency to curb the deadly Ebola outbreak and order epicentres of the disease to be quarantined.
  • World War One Centenary: Your stories

    31 Jul 2014 | 3:59 am
    It is the centenary of the start of WW1 in August. We want to hear your family recollections from the time.
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    BBC Sport - Football

  • St Johnstone 1-2 Spartak Trnava

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:36 pm
    St Johnstone face an uphill struggle to progress in the Europa League after losing at home to Spartak Trnava of Slovakia.
  • Real Sociedad 2-0 Aberdeen

    31 Jul 2014 | 1:27 pm
    Aberdeen fall to their first defeat of the season against an impressive Real Sociedad side in the Europa League.
  • AS Trencin 0-0 Hull City

    31 Jul 2014 | 12:39 pm
    Tom Huddlestone has a penalty saved as Hull City draw 0-0 against AS Trencin in Slovakia on their European debut.
  • Thai consortium to invest in Reading

    31 Jul 2014 | 11:33 am
    A Thai consortium is to invest in Reading after chairman Sir John Madejski confirms a deal has been struck.
  • Blackpool agree deal for Cubero

    31 Jul 2014 | 10:44 am
    Blackpool agree a deal to sign Costa Rica midfielder Jose Miguel Cubero, subject to a work permit being granted.
 
 
 
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