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'Left with nothing'

August 22, 2017 - 8:01pm
Nawal al-Maghafi meets Yemenis struggling to survive severe food and medical shortages caused by war.
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Population boom

August 22, 2017 - 6:50pm
Alastair Leithead assesses the consequences for a country where women have an average 7.6 children each.
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Acupuncture for pets

August 22, 2017 - 6:44pm
Thousands of vets now use the controversial method, which advocates say can aid chronic ailments.
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'Soul of the rose'

August 22, 2017 - 6:34pm
How synthetic smells are threatening the future of exquisite scents from the 'soul of the rose'.
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Selling citizenship

August 22, 2017 - 6:20pm
Amar Al-Sadi and her family escaped war-torn Yemen and are among thousands who have bought Maltese passports.
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'I made a hole in the roof'

August 22, 2017 - 6:05pm
Five survivors of Sierra Leone mudslide give harrowing accounts of their loss and how they escaped death.
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Has Harry Potter cursed these owls?

August 22, 2017 - 6:03pm
Conservationists say owls are taken as babies from their nests, then sold to Harry Potter enthusiasts.
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Mont Blanc marvel

August 22, 2017 - 6:00pm
In July 1965 an 11km tunnel deep beneath the Alps was opened to traffic.
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Barcelona attack: Suspects 'planned to hit key monuments'

August 22, 2017 - 4:40pm
The Sagrada Familia church was among the targets, a suspect tells a preliminary hearing in Madrid.
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How children are starving in Yemen's war

August 22, 2017 - 4:03pm
No food and intermittent electricity - a BBC team sees what medics are up against in a rebel-held city.
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Philippines drug war: Manila bells ring out against drug killings

August 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
Churches in Cubao will ring their bells to protest against the drug war for five minutes every night.
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Teenager arrested for dancing Macarena on Saudi street

August 22, 2017 - 2:43pm
A 14-year-old is arrested in Saudi Arabia after a clip of him dancing in the street went viral.
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Ischia earthquake: Three brothers pulled from rubble

August 22, 2017 - 2:08pm
The siblings, aged between seven months and 11 years old, were pulled from the rubble by fire crews.
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