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  • Gunman arrested at Dutch TV station

    BBC News - Home
    29 Jan 2015 | 1:05 pm
    A gunman is arrested in a studio of Dutch news broadcaster NOS after disrupting the main evening news programme, reportedly demanding airtime.
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    BBC News - News front page
    29 Jan 2015 | 1:36 pm
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
  • VIDEO: Aerial video after Mexico gas blast

    BBC News - World
    29 Jan 2015 | 11:59 am
    A gas tank lorry has exploded outside a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City causing dozens of casualties.
  • Sudan blocking aid work, says MSF

    BBC News - Africa
    29 Jan 2015 | 10:46 am
    The Brussels-based branch of the medical charity MSF ends its operations in Sudan, saying its work had been made impossible by the authorities.
  • Google profits up nearly 30%

    BBC News - US & Canada
    29 Jan 2015 | 1:31 pm
    Internet giant Google reports fourth-quarter profits of $4.76bn, up nearly 30% from the same period a year before, but revenue misses Wall Street expectations.
 
 
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    BBC News - Africa

  • Sudan blocking aid work, says MSF

    29 Jan 2015 | 10:46 am
    The Brussels-based branch of the medical charity MSF ends its operations in Sudan, saying its work had been made impossible by the authorities.
  • Ivorian pledge to hunt child killers

    29 Jan 2015 | 9:00 am
    Police in Ivory Coast set up a special unit to investigate a series of suspected ritual killings of children and to patrol areas near schools.
  • South Sudan leader fit for summit

    29 Jan 2015 | 8:47 am
    South Sudan's President Salva Kiir meets regional leaders at a peace summit in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, after earlier being taken ill.
  • Chad 'forces Boko Haram from town'

    29 Jan 2015 | 8:13 am
    Chad's army has driven Boko Haram militants out of Malumfatori town in north-eastern Nigeria, a senior official from Niger tells the BBC.
  • Guinea through in drawing of lots

    29 Jan 2015 | 7:39 am
    Guinea reach the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals at the expense of Mali after the drawing of lots.
 
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    BBC News - Europe

  • Gunman arrested at Dutch TV station

    29 Jan 2015 | 1:26 pm
    A gunman is arrested in a studio of Dutch news broadcaster NOS after disrupting the main evening news programme, reportedly demanding airtime.
  • Russian jets 'disrupted UK aviation'

    29 Jan 2015 | 11:18 am
    Russian military planes flew near UK airspace, causing "disruption to civil aviation" and prompting RAF jets to "escort" them, the Foreign Office says.
  • Denmark, Deutschland and deflation

    29 Jan 2015 | 11:06 am
    Our economics correspondent Andrew Walker explains how developments in Germany and Denmark are hallmarks of strange times in the eurozone.
  • Greece to seek 'common ground'

    29 Jan 2015 | 10:22 am
    European Parliament President Martin Schulz says Greece will seek "common ground" with its European partners after meeting Alexis Tsipras.
  • Kabardino-Balkaria profile

    29 Jan 2015 | 9:37 am
    Provides an overview, basic information and key events for this Russian republic
 
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    BBC News - UK

  • Sleeping driver caused fatal crash

    29 Jan 2015 | 1:36 pm
    A man admits falling asleep at the wheel seconds before his car crashed into another, killing the driver.
  • Snow continues to cause disruption

    29 Jan 2015 | 12:58 pm
    Snow showers are continuing to affect the road network across Northern Ireland on Thursday and there is also the risk of ice on roads.
  • Cars stuck in snow amid ice warning

    29 Jan 2015 | 12:48 pm
    Several cars stuck in snow on the A470 in north Wales after snow caused hazardous driving conditions are able to move on.
  • Murder 'may be linked to flat row'

    29 Jan 2015 | 12:22 pm
    A man who was found stabbed to death in Belfast may have been involved in a row in a nearby flat that spilled out onto the street, police say.
  • Murray in fourth Aussie Open final

    29 Jan 2015 | 12:02 pm
    Andy Murray comes storming back after a poor start to beat Tomas Berdych and reach his fourth Australian Open final.
 
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    BBC News - Business

  • Google profits up nearly 30%

    29 Jan 2015 | 1:31 pm
    Internet giant Google reports fourth-quarter profits of $4.76bn, up nearly 30% from the same period a year before, but revenue misses Wall Street expectations.
  • Amazon profits miss on holiday sales

    29 Jan 2015 | 1:26 pm
    The online retail giant Amazon reports weaker-than-expected profits for the busy Christmas period, despite a 15% rise in sales.
  • Denmark, Deutschland and deflation

    29 Jan 2015 | 11:06 am
    Our economics correspondent Andrew Walker explains how developments in Germany and Denmark are hallmarks of strange times in the eurozone.
  • Sky to launch mobile phone service

    29 Jan 2015 | 8:23 am
    Pay-TV firm Sky is launching a mobile phone service next year as the battle for a slice of the UK's telecoms market intensifies.
  • Alibaba's sales figures miss targets

    29 Jan 2015 | 7:42 am
    Shares in the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba fell 7% after sales fall short of targets
 
 
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    BBC News - Technology

  • Google profits up nearly 30%

    29 Jan 2015 | 1:31 pm
    Internet giant Google reports fourth-quarter profits of $4.76bn, up nearly 30% from the same period a year before, but revenue misses Wall Street expectations.
  • Amazon profits miss on holiday sales

    29 Jan 2015 | 1:26 pm
    The online retail giant Amazon reports weaker-than-expected profits for the busy Christmas period, despite a 15% rise in sales.
  • Bill Gates insists AI is a threat

    29 Jan 2015 | 10:05 am
    Microsoft's founder says we should worry that AI escape our control, despite claims to the contrary by a Microsoft Research chief.
  • Sound tech for blind film-lovers

    29 Jan 2015 | 9:34 am
    Researchers use sound technology as an alternative to audio descriptions to try to improve film-watching for blind people.
  • Office puts chips under staff's skin

    29 Jan 2015 | 9:01 am
    Rory Cellan-Jones visits a building where microchipped workers gain entry and use photocopiers by holding up their hands - and trials the tech himself.
 
 
 
 
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