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VIDEO: The most future-proof profession? 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:01:16 GMT 
    BBC News talks to Ian Lowe, a blacksmith who teaches other people an ancient art he believes to be future-proof.

VIDEO: China's museum of roast duck 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:58:25 GMT 
    In 2013 China had a new museum open almost every day of the year on average, resulting in some slightly bizarre attractions

VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:11:34 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.

VIDEO: Footage of powerful solar flares 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:44:43 GMT 
    The US Space Agency Nasa has released new footage showing a series of powerful solar flares.

VIDEO: Could Horseball gain Olympic glory? 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:33:38 GMT 
    Horseball, a mix of rugby and basketball, was invented in France in the 1970s, and now there are attempts to get it into the Olympics, as the BBC's Ollie Williams reports.

VIDEO: Embracing animation in Africa 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:57:20 GMT 
    There are already animation studios in Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa, but only a very limited number of good schools teach art and animation techniques on the African continent.

VIDEO: 'Hero' cat saves owner from fire 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:16:32 GMT 
    A tabby cat has been hailed a hero after she woke up her owner to alert him to a fire which destroyed his home in Melbourne, Australia.

Cave yields Neanderthal 'artwork' 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:41:59 GMT 
    An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art.

Beauty queen wants apology for crown 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:08:58 GMT 
    A dethroned Burmese beauty queen is refusing to hand back her crown until she receives an apology from South Korean organisers.

Japan wage growth surges in July 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:14:02 GMT 
    Japanese wages unexpectedly log their strongest increase since 1997, which may provide a boost to consumer confidence and spending.

Obama renews minimum wage push 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:28:14 GMT 
    President Barack Obama says he will continue to press Congress to raise the federal minimum wage in line with recent economic improvements.

Google 'discourages' old browser use 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:28:47 GMT 
    Google has started showing old versions of its search page to people using out-of-date versions of web browsers.

VIDEO: FBI to investigate celebrity hacking 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:59:23 GMT 
    The FBI are investigating after many famous women have had their nude photographs posted online anonymously after being hacked.

McDormand picks up Venice award 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:49:42 GMT 
    Oscar-winning actress Frances McDormand is honoured with the visionary talent award at the Venice Film Festival.

Spain returns Colombian treasure 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:08:27 GMT 
    Spain returns to Colombia hundreds of indigenous artefacts that were seized from drug gangs in 2003, but later smuggled out of the country.
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