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VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:38:31 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.


VIDEO: Badminton hero on doping claim 
  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 23:10:50 GMT 
    Malaysia's national hero, Lee Chong Wei, says he will retire from the sport of badminton if he is given a two-year suspension for allegedly doping.


VIDEO: 'I lost a week': UK Ebola nurse 
  Sat, 24 Jan 2015 18:00:03 GMT 
    The first Briton to be diagnosed with Ebola in the UK has been given the all clear and discharged from hospital.


VIDEO: Baseball's unhealthy habit 
  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 03:13:11 GMT 
    Greater efforts are being put into ridding US baseball of the tradition of chewing tobacco which has been linked to cancer deaths.


VIDEO: Australian Open feels like home - Nishikori 
  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:36:39 GMT 
    Japan's Kei Nishikori says the Australian Open feels like "home" ahead of his fourth round match against David Ferrer.


Why aren't markets panicking about Greece? 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:29:31 GMT 
    Will Syriza succeed in persuading its eurozone and IMF creditors to write off some of their huge debts, or will it be forced to leave the currency union?


Election that is impossible to call 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 04:18:03 GMT 
    The 2015 general election will be unlike any other - and is close to impossible to predict, says David Cowling.


Is there a diversity dividend? 
  Sun, 25 Jan 2015 11:25:26 GMT 
    Studies have shown that diversity in the workplace leads to higher revenues and dividends, but there are still road-blocks on the route to achieving a more balanced labour force.


VIDEO: Alexis Tsipras: Profile in 45 seconds 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:27:36 GMT 
    Greece will have a new leader after radical left-wing party Syriza won the general election - but who is Alexis Tsipras?


VIDEO: Greek elections: What next? 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:38:01 GMT 
    A closer look at the Greek elections and what the result means for the country.


VIDEO: How was Malaysia Airlines 'hacked'? 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:43:13 GMT 
    The website for Malaysia Airlines was rendered inaccessible thanks to a cyber-attack. But how did it happen? BBC technology reporter Dave Lee explains.


India PM dons pinstripe 'name suit' 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:06:21 GMT 
    Pinstripes on Narendra Modi's traditional bandhgala suit were actually tiny letters spelling out his name


Australia to knight Prince Philip 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 06:35:43 GMT 
    Prime Minister Tony Abbott uses Australia Day to announce a knighthood for Prince Philip, sparking criticism from lawmakers.


Mattel boss resigns on sales slide 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:55:30 GMT 
    Mattel removes chief executive as Barbie falls out of favour, sending sales in the crucial Christmas season down 6%.


Aer Lingus considers higher IAG bid 
  Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:33:51 GMT 
    Irish airline Aer Lingus says it is considering a revised offer of €2.55 a share from British Airways owner IAG.
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