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VIDEO: Thai murder police to quiz Britons  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:47:12 GMT
Police investigating the murders of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller in Thailand say two British men are "possible suspects" and will face questioning. 
VIDEO: Fijians cast first votes since 2006  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:28:38 GMT
Voting ends in the first election in Fiji since former military ruler Frank Bainimarama took power in a coup in 2006. 
VIDEO: Ebola: The scale of the challenge  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:08:24 GMT
The fight against the deadly Ebola virus is shaping up to be one of the greatest challenges modern medicine has faced in many years. The BBC takes a look at the scale of the challenge. 
VIDEO: 'I volunteered for trial Ebola vaccine'  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:16:18 GMT
The first healthy UK volunteer has received a candidate Ebola vaccine in Oxford on Wednesday in a safety trial carried out by the University of Oxford. 
Europeans drawn from three 'tribes'  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:46:29 GMT
Most present-day Europeans are a mixture of three ancient populations, according to a major study published in the journal Nature. 
Indian villagers mourn dead monkey  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:48:21 GMT
Nearly 200 Indian villagers shave their heads to try to ward off bad luck as they mourn the death of a monkey from their local temple. 
NewsCorp: Google platform for piracy  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:05:51 GMT
NewsCorp's chief executive writes strongly worded letter calling for a tougher approach from the EU to search giant Google. 
VIDEO: BBC World News business headlines  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:47:42 GMT
The latest international business headlines from BBC World News. 
Apple toughens iCloud security  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:04:15 GMT
Apple has extended the use of two-step verification checks to iCloud back-ups, preventing the use of a tool to download iPhone and iPad back-ups. 
VIDEO: Lasers deliver brighter 3D films  Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:16:04 GMT
BBC Click looks at a new laser projector that promises to deliver brighter and clearer pictures. 
Artists' personal collections on show  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:55:22 GMT
The Barbican is to host the first major exhibition in the UK of the personal collections of post-war and contemporary artists, including Damien Hirst, Andy Warhol and Sir Peter Blake. 
Easy Rider chopper goes under hammer  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:12:50 GMT
The customised chopper Peter Fonda rode in 1969 film Easy Rider is expected to fetch more than $1 million (£613,000) when it goes up for auction next month. 
Chin strap turns chewing into power  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 01:27:12 GMT
Engineers build a chin strap that harnesses the energy produced by jaw movements, and could one day power hearing aids or bluetooth earpieces. 
Better mobility key for clean cities  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 01:29:09 GMT
Effective urban transit systems can encourage people out of their cars and provide a cost-effective way to tackle climate change, a report suggests. 
US waists 'grow an inch in a decade'  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:29:25 GMT
Girths are continuing to expand in the US, despite obesity appearing to be reaching a plateau, data suggests. 
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