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VIDEO: Selma civil rights march begins 
  Sun, 02 Aug 2015 01:17:22 GMT 
    Civil rights campaigners in the US start an 860-mile (1,385 km) march from Selma, Alabama to Washington DC to highlight what they say is a fresh attack on equal rights for African Americans

VIDEO: Myanmar journalist braves floodwaters 
  Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:08:45 GMT 
    A journalist for the Democratic Voice of Burma files a report on the country's floods whilst chest-deep in water.

VIDEO: Iraqi Kurdistan warning to PKK 
  Sun, 02 Aug 2015 01:19:42 GMT 
    The government in Iraqi Kurdistan urges the Kurdish separatist group, the PKK, to leave civilian areas in northern Iraq amid continuing Turkish air strikes.

VIDEO: Keeping track of HIV in Malawi 
  Sat, 01 Aug 2015 23:04:08 GMT 
    People living with HIV in Malawi are being given access to vital tests thanks to a simpler way of transporting blood.

VIDEO: Volcano erupts on Reunion 
  Sat, 01 Aug 2015 13:46:33 GMT 
    A volcano on the French island of Reunion - where debris believed to be from missing flight MH370 was found - has erupted.

Does Merkel retain a stranglehold on power? 
  Sat, 01 Aug 2015 00:10:05 GMT 
    It has been a bruising few months for the German chancellor, but she is still popular with the public, says Jenny Hill.

It's one-way fight between Clinton and Bush - for now 
  Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:00:35 GMT 
    It was billed by some as a preview of next year's general election showdown, but Hillary Clinton was the only candidate looking for a fight - and it wasn't really about Jeb.

What we know about the Litvinenko case 
  Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:06:49 GMT 
    Gordon Corera on what we have learned about the death of Alexander Litvinenko.

Why are Americans hooked on SoulCycle? 
  Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:59:36 GMT 
    The US indoor cycling craze, Soulcycle has filed for an IPO. But what makes it so popular?

IOC recognises 'Ultimate Frisbee' 
  Sun, 02 Aug 2015 12:35:14 GMT 
    Flying disc sports, including Ultimate Frisbee, are officially recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

Viagra 'added to Chinese alcohol' 
  Sun, 02 Aug 2015 11:59:34 GMT 
    Two distillers in China added Viagra to thousands of bottles of spirits and told customers it had "health-preserving qualities", food officials say.

Government may begin RBS sale 
  Sun, 02 Aug 2015 13:48:29 GMT 
    The Treasury could begin the process of selling part of the government's stake in Royal Bank of Scotland from Monday, according to BBC sources.

Bitcoin chief arrested in Japan 
  Sat, 01 Aug 2015 07:27:20 GMT 
    The founder of MtGox - once the world's biggest bitcoin exchange - is arrested by Japanese police investigating losses of nearly $400m.

Ashley Madison hack aids spammers 
  Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:01:55 GMT 
    Spammers are exploiting the Ashley Madison hack by posting links that offer stolen data but lead to booby-trapped web pages and scams.

Facebook's Zuckerberg to have child 
  Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:10:08 GMT 
    Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby girl.
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