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Losing hope amid Uganda doctors' strike

November 16, 2017 - 8:06pm
The BBC's Catherine Byaruhanga finds abandoned hospitals and desperate patients in Uganda.
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Flag hoax

November 16, 2017 - 7:37pm
The failure of a 4chan prank shows how the extremist site's influence is on the wane.
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Dying to fit in

November 16, 2017 - 7:36pm
So far in 2017 four fraternity members have died on US college campuses.
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Fighting for their faith

November 16, 2017 - 7:36pm
As the palm oil industry grows, some Orang Rimba have had to abandon their nomadic forest lifestyle.
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Weekly quiz

November 16, 2017 - 7:24pm
7 days quiz: It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?
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Turkey coup trial: The lives on hold

November 16, 2017 - 7:19pm
As the mass trial over 2016's attempted coup continues, the BBC meets those left behind.
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Yemen crisis: Where power cuts threaten babies' lives

November 16, 2017 - 7:07pm
Hospitals in Yemen could run out of fuel in three weeks. The BBC reports from one of them.
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Yemen blockade: Saudi foreign affairs minister defends sanctions

November 16, 2017 - 6:44pm
Saudi Arabia's foreign affairs minister defends sanctions on Yemen, as the UN warns millions will die.
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Saudi women on what life's really like

November 16, 2017 - 5:16pm
Does the world have the right idea about women in Saudi Arabia?
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Nicolas Leoz: Conmebol ex-chief to be extradited from Paraguay

November 16, 2017 - 4:39pm
Former football official Nicolás Leoz is a main suspect in a bribery and money-laundering scandal.
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Diplomat falls to his death in New York

November 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
Julian Simpson accidentally slipped from a balcony, in what US media say followed a "trust game".
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Kuwait Airways 'within its rights' to ban Israeli - German court

November 16, 2017 - 3:56pm
A German court rules airline was within its rights to refuse to carry an Israeli, sparking outrage.
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Zimbabwe latest: Mugabe in crunch talks over his future

November 16, 2017 - 3:27pm
As talks are held to resolve the crisis, Zimbabwe opposition leader says Robert Mugabe must resign.
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House Republicans pass $1.4tn tax overhaul bill

November 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
Critics say the proposal is a give-away to big business and the wealthy.
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Apology after Japanese train departs 20 seconds early

November 16, 2017 - 2:45pm
Management on the Tsukuba Express line "sincerely apologised for the inconvenience" caused.
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Rafael Nadal wins damages over doping claim by Roselyne Bachelot

November 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
Former French Sports Minister Roselyne Bachelot is ordered to pay the tennis star 12,000 euros.
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Vancouver driver had phone and tablet tied to steering wheel

November 16, 2017 - 2:04pm
Vancouver police say they pulled the motorist over when they noticed him wearing headphones.
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Any change will do

November 16, 2017 - 1:47pm
In the depths of an economic abyss, the political crisis now offers hope to many Zimbabweans.
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Rolling Stones: Police raid officials in Hamburg over free tickets

November 16, 2017 - 12:47pm
Investigators raid district offices and an event company over free concert tickets.
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Algeria football coach vents at journalist

November 16, 2017 - 12:07pm
Algeria head coach Rabah Madjer loses his temper when a journalist asks Leicester City midfielder Riyad Mahrez a question about the team's recent displays.
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