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Dog named Trigger shoots owner

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 0:05
related countries: United States United States
related places: Indiana

A woman in the US state of Indiana is recovering after being shot by her dog - called Trigger - in a bizarre hunting accident, a conservation official says.
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VIDEO: Nigeria's school for aspiring musicians

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 0:23
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

A leading Nigerian musician has established a college to help improve the country's musical exports.
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Where does UK aid to Syria actually go?

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 0:43
related countries: Syria Syria, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Where does UK aid to Syria actually go?
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Australia appoints new chief scientist

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 1:06
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia names Dr Alan Finkel as its next chief scientist, an engineer and vocal advocate of nuclear power who set out a vision of a future with "no oil, gas or coal".
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VIDEO: Journalist finds friend in refugee camp

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 1:20
related countries: Jordan Jordan

BBC Arabic producer Mahmoud Ali Hamad travelled to a refugee camp in Jordan, where he found his old school friends and next door neighbours stuck there.
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Colombia rebels kill 12 security staff

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 1:34
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Leftist rebels in Colombia ambushed a group carrying regional election ballots, killing 12 members of the security forces, officials say.
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Argentina run-off campaign starts

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 2:04
related countries: Argentina Argentina

The two men bidding to be Argentina's next president begin their campaigns for November's run-off vote.
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Shares in Asia down on Tuesday

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 2:37
related countries: United States United States
related places: Wall Street, Asia

Shares in Asia were mostly in negative territory in early trade on Tuesday following a mixed lead from Wall Street and as investors looked ahead to the US Federal Reserve's policy meeting this week.
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India's biggest airline in share offering

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 2:55
related countries: India India

Indian budget airline IndiGo has plans to conduct an initial share offering this week as it seeks to raise as much as 32.68bn rupees ($500m; £325.6m), according to reports.
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Indonesia 'will join TPP trade deal'

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 2:58
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia, United States United States

Indonesia's president says his country will join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade deal, but cuts short his US visit because of Indonesia's worsening haze situation.
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Venezuelan Lopez trial prosecutor fired

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 3:14
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuela's attorney general sacks a prosecutor who fled the country after criticising the trial and imprisonment of the opposition leader, Leopoldo Lopez.
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US ship passes disputed China islands

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 6:50
related countries: United States United States, Spratly Islands Spratly Islands, China China
related places: South China, Navy

A US Navy ship has sailed close to islands built by China in the disputed waters of the South China Sea, defence officials say, in a move Beijing condemned as "illegal".
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VIDEO: Migrant journeys in the onset of winter

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 8:03
related countries: Syria Syria

The BBC's Alex Deakin reports on the winter conditions faced by people trying to cross to Europe from Syria and the Middle East.
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Rashid not to blame - Bayliss

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 8:45
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Trevor Bayliss says no-one is blaming Adil Rashid for the manner of his dismissal in England's second Test defeat by Pakistan.
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Guatemala's new leader has the last laugh

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 8:59
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

How a comedian became Guatemala's new president
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NSA warns of state cyber-attack risk

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 9:24
related countries: United States United States

The deputy director of the US National Security Agency warns of the increasing danger of destructive cyber attacks by states.
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Turkey confirms shelling Syrian Kurds

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 9:48
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Syria Syria

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu confirms that the Turkish military has attacked Kurdish fighters in northern Syria.
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BASF cuts full-year profits forecast

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 10:03
related countries: Germany Germany

Shares in Germany's BASF dip 5% after the chemicals group cuts its full-year profit forecast and reports disappointing sales.
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VIDEO: Officer 'throws student across room'

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 10:13
related countries: United States United States

A US sheriff's department says it has begun an investigation after videos emerged, apparently showing an officer throw a female pupil across a classroom.
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Congo third-term bid gets 92% backing

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 10:33
related countries: Republic of the Congo Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

More than 92% of voters in Congo-Brazzaville's referendum approve President Denis Sassou Nguesso's bid to run for a third term, results show.
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Bikini islanders seek US relocation

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 10:33
related countries: United States United States

About 1,000 Bikini islanders are hoping to relocate to the United States as rising seas threaten their adopted home.
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India cricketer Amit Mishra arrested

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 10:46
related countries: India India
related places: Bangalore

India cricketer Amit Mishra is arrested for allegedly assaulting a woman in the southern Indian city of Bangalore, police say.
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Duggan family to appeal over death

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 10:47
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The family of Mark Duggan, who was shot dead by police in 2011, win the right to appeal over an inquest's finding he was lawfully killed.
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England women beat Australia in China

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 10:53
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Australia Australia, China China

Izzy Christiansen's goal earns England's women's team a 1-0 win over Australia in the CFA International Tournament.
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VIDEO: End of S Africa's 'rainbow nation'?

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 10:57
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Alastair Leithead considers if the new black consciousness movement marks the end of the idea of the "rainbow nation" in South Africa.
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French 'drugs' pilots flee Caribbean

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 10:58
related countries: France France, Dominican Republic Dominican Republic, Dominica Dominica

Two French pilots sentenced to jail in the Dominican Republic after their plane was found to contain hundreds of kilograms of cocaine flee to France.
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IS 'blows up captives in Palmyra'

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 11:06
related countries: Syria Syria

Islamic State militants have killed three captives in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra by tying them to columns and blowing them up, activists say.
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UK economic growth slows to 0.5%

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 11:09
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

UK economic growth slowed in the third quarter of the year, weighed down by the performance of the construction and manufacturing sectors, official figures show.
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The Weeknd fined for punching cop

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 11:32
related countries: Canada Canada

Canadian star The Weeknd avoids jail over claims he punched a police officer in the head.
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Whale boat 'no time to send Mayday'

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 11:52
related countries: Canada Canada

A whale-watching boat sank so quickly off the coast of Canada - killing five Britons - there was no opportunity to send a Mayday call, its operator says.
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Police seize hearse full of caviar

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 11:54
related countries: Russia Russia

A speeding hearse carrying half a tonne of caviar is seized by Russian police.
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Anger at Walmart's Israeli army costume

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 12:05
related countries: Israel Israel, United States United States

US supermarket Walmart causes controversy by stocking an Israeli army Halloween outfit for children, as well as a "Sheikh Fagin nose".
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VIDEO: Quake injured treated in hospital

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 12:17
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Pakistan Pakistan

People injured in Monday's earthquake in Afghanistan and Pakistan are being treated in hospital, as the search for survivors in more remote areas continues.
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UK to extend Afghanistan troops' stay

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 12:20
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK is to extend the stay of its 450 troops in Afghanistan to the end of next year, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon tells MPs.
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Alibaba sees revenues rise sharply

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 12:30
related countries: China China

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba reports a sharp rise in sales as more customers spend money through the online retailer.
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Ford doubles profit as US sales surge

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 12:34
related countries: United States United States
related places: Ford

US carmaker Ford reports a near-doubling of profit in the third quarter of 2015.
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Sexwale vows to 'shake things up'

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 12:52
related countries: South Africa South Africa, Japan Japan

South Africa's Tokyo Sexwale is "ready to take on the world" in his bid to become Fifa president and aims to repair the "damaged" organisation.
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Netflix boss: Beasts seen by 3m in US

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 13:29
related countries: United States United States

Netflix boss Ted Sarandos says he is "thrilled" by the success of Beasts of No Nation, adding it has been viewed by more than three million US subscribers.
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Art binned by Italy cleaner 'restored'

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 13:38
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Bolzano

An art installation showing party leftovers in Bolzano, northern Italy, is restored after it was accidentally binned by a cleaner.
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Pakistanis killed in cross-border fire

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 13:55
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan says seven of its soldiers have been killed in the South Waziristan tribal region by fire from across the border with Afghanistan.
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US Congress reaches budget deal

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 14:20
related countries: United States United States
related places: White House

Republicans in the US Congress reach a compromise budget deal with the White House to avert the prospect of a renewed government shutdown.
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VIDEO: Bumper crop: Six pairs of panda twins

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 14:49
related countries: China China

Six pairs of giant panda twins, born in China's Sichuan province, make their public debut.
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Scotland women win in Macedonia

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 14:49
related countries: Macedonia Macedonia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Rachel Corsie scores twice as Scotland win 4-1 in Macedonia to go top of their Euro 2017 qualifying group.
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Libya helicopter crash 'kills 12'

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 15:12
related countries: Libya Libya
related places: Tripoli

At least 12 people are reported dead after a helicopter crashed west of the Libyan capital Tripoli, security sources say.
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GB's Bedene beats Chardy in Valencia

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 15:17
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British number two Aljaz Bedene upsets eighth seed Jeremy Chardy to reach the second round of the Valencia Open.
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Springbok De Villiers joins Tigers

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 15:38
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: Villiers

Leicester Tigers sign ex-South Africa captain Jean de Villiers, who will link up with the Premiership club in December.
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Jimi Hendrix house opens to public

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 15:43
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Jimi Hendrix's London home is to open as a permanent museum for the public to visit on 10 February 2016.
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Poland conservatives can govern alone

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 16:12
related countries: Poland Poland

Final results show Poland's conservative Law and Justice party won enough votes in Sunday's parliamentary elections to govern alone.
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China fury at US 'illegal' ship passage

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 16:21
related countries: China China, United States United States
related places: Beijing

Beijing condemns a US guided-missile destroyer's passage near disputed artificial islands in the South China Sea as an "illegal" act.
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Probe into US officer-pupil clash

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 17:11
related countries: United States United States

A US sheriff's department says it is investigating a video showing an officer throwing a female student across a classroom.
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Afghan-Pakistan quake rescue expands

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 17:14
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Pakistan Pakistan

Afghanistan and Pakistan step up efforts to help those affected by Monday's magnitude-7.5 earthquake, which killed more than 360 people.
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MEPs sanctioned for Hitler salutes

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 17:42
related countries: Italy Italy, Poland Poland

The European Parliament suspends MEPs from Poland and Italy who gave Nazi salutes during parliamentary sessions.
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VIDEO: The priest who escaped IS captivity

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 17:52
related countries: Syria Syria

A Syrian priest, who was released three months after being abducted by militants of the so-called Islamic State in May, tells BBC Arabic about his ordeal.
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FBI to probe 'tossed student' case

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 17:53
related countries: United States United States

The US Justice Department and FBI investigate why a female black student in South Carolina was dragged through class by an officer.
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Drug maker gets key investor support

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 18:06
related countries: Canada Canada

Shares of troubled Canadian drug company Valeant Pharmaceuticals rose on the support of a key shareholder who bought 2 million additional shares.
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US still isolated at UN over Cuba

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 18:26
related countries: Cuba Cuba, United States United States

The UN votes almost unanimously to condemn the US embargo on Cuba, in the first such motion since the two nations restored diplomatic ties.
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Yemen air strikes destroy MSF clinic

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 18:33
related countries: Yemen Yemen

Medecins Sans Frontieres says a hospital in north Yemen has been destroyed by several air strikes, but the Saudi-led coalition denies responsibility.
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Delhi 'beef raid' causes outrage

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 18:46
related countries: India India

Indian police rush to a Kerala state government building after being told that its canteen was serving beef - angering the Kerala government.
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Shock poll defeat for Tanzania ministers

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 18:50
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania

Nine Tanzanian government ministers lose their parliamentary seats to the opposition Ukawa coalition, partial results from Sunday's vote show.
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Iran 'to be invited' to Syria talks

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 19:25
related countries: Syria Syria, Iran Iran, United States United States

The US says it expects Iran to be invited to international talks over the Syria conflict, marking a shift in policy.
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VIDEO: 'We took 10 people off the life raft'

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 19:51
related countries: Canada Canada

A fisherman who was in the area when a whale-watching boat sank near Tofina, Canada, explains how he managed to rescue some survivors.
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Parliament review after Lords defeat

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 20:00
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The government announces a review into the workings of Parliament after its defeat in the House of Lords over tax credit cuts.
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All-time top scorer Wambach retires

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 20:02
related countries: United States United States

Women's football's all-time international leading goalscorer, United States striker Abby Wambach, will retire in December.
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VIDEO: The 'trippy' propaganda message from China that went viral

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 20:53
related countries: China China

The net reacts to China's 'trippy' video message
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The night time 'McRefugees' of Hong Kong

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 21:02
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

The night time residents of fast-food restaurants
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Fifth Briton named in boat sinking

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 21:50
related countries: Canada Canada
related places: Stephen

Five Britons who died when a whale-watching boat sank off the coast of western Canada are named as David Thomas, his son Stephen, Jack Slater, Katie Taylor and Nigel Hooker.
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VIDEO: Caviar stashed in speeding hearse

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 22:20
related countries: Russia Russia

Police in Russia stopped a hearse speeding on a highway - only to find half a ton of caviar stashed inside.
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VIDEO: Whale boat tragedy: Britons named

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 22:32
related countries: Canada Canada

All five of the British people killed during a whale watching trip in Canada on Sunday have been named.
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VIDEO: Saudi-UK relations becoming 'strained'

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 23:06
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Diplomatic relations between the UK and Saudi Arabia have become 'strained' in recent weeks.
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Torture claims 'nasty lies' - Salman

Tuesday 27th of October 2015, 23:11
related countries: Bahrain Bahrain

Fifa presidential candidate Sheikh Salman says accusations of complicity in the torture of footballers are "nasty lies".
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