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Russia restricts Nemtsov mourners  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:45:27 GMT
Several EU politicians and Russia's opposition leader are barred from attending the funeral of murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov. 
Obama seeks long Iran nuclear freeze  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 08:23:40 GMT
The US president says Iran should freeze nuclear activity for 10 years, ahead of a controversial Washington speech by Israel's prime minister. 
Coffee linked to 'cleaner' arteries  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:08:56 GMT
Drinking a few cups of coffee a day may help people avoid clogged arteries - a known risk factor for heart disease - South Korean researchers believe. 
Emwazi tape: I'm no extremist  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:05:51 GMT
A recording emerges in which the Islamic State fighter Mohammed Emwazi, known as Jihadi John, denied being an extremist. 
Chile's Villarica volcano erupts  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:23:31 GMT
The Villarica volcano, one of the most active in South America, erupts in southern Chile, spewing ash and lava into the air. 
'Cloudy' drug halts US execution  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 06:42:06 GMT
The execution of the first woman in Georgia in 70 years is postponed because the drug that was to be used appeared "cloudy", US officials say. 
Canadian 'missing in North Korea'  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 02:39:22 GMT
A pastor from a Canadian church has failed to return from a humanitarian visit to North Korea, an official from his church says. 
'Attractive jihadists lure UK girls'  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:58:06 GMT
"Attractive" jihadist fighters can be "eye candy" to lure in British Muslim girls, a woman who was radicalised online tells BBC Newsnight. 
'Monitoring deal' on Ukraine truce  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 04:37:30 GMT
Ukrainian, Russian, French and German leaders agree to send observers to areas of Ukraine where truce violations are reported, Kiev says. 
$80m for Sierra Leone to fight Ebola  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:58:54 GMT
The International Monetary Fund says Sierra Leone is to receive more than $80m (£52m) immediately to help the country overcome the Ebola outbreak. 
Homeless man 'reached for LAPD gun'  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:21:33 GMT
The Los Angeles police chief says a homeless man shot dead by police had reached for an officer's weapon before being killed. 
US told to cut 80 Caracas diplomats  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 01:06:48 GMT
Venezuela orders the United States to cut more than 80 staff from its diplomatic mission in the next two weeks. 
VIDEO: Chinese treasures stolen in France  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:52:01 GMT
More than a dozen artefacts have been stolen from a Chinese museum near Paris, including a replica of the King of Siam's crown that was given to Napoleon III. 
VIDEO: BBC retraces Selma rights march  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:57:15 GMT
America is closing in on the 50th anniversary of one of the seminal moments of the country's civil rights movement, the march from Selma to Montgomery. 
VIDEO: Japan seeks to reboot innovation  Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:39:49 GMT
Mariko Oi reports from Japan on the country's quest to rediscover its innovative spirit with "game-changing" products. 
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World News From BBC
Russia restricts Nemtsov mourners  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:45:27 GMT
Obama seeks long Iran nuclear freeze  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 08:23:40 GMT
Coffee linked to 'cleaner' arteries  Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:08:56 GMT
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