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World News From BBC

Day in pictures: 22 April 2014  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:28:47 GMT
News photos from past 24 hours: 22 April 
In pictures: Rural murals  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:03:36 GMT
Huge murals in Dumfries and Galloway 
In pictures: Garcia Marquez tributes  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:30:56 GMT
Memorials Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez 
In pictures: Easter celebrations  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:49:13 GMT
Christians mark Easter Sunday 
Day in pictures: 21 April 2014  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:45:39 GMT
News photos from past 24 hours: 21 April 
Week in pictures: 12-18 April 2014  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:01:46 GMT
News photographs from around the world 
Day in pictures: 16 April 2014  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:54:07 GMT
News photos from past 24 hours: 16 April 
In pictures: South Korea ferry sinks  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:43:18 GMT
Passenger ferry in South Korea capsizes 
Why Palestinians love St George  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:14:26 GMT
Why St George is a hero on the West Bank 
VIDEO: Meet Brazil's silver surfers  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:15:37 GMT
Meet the Brazilian pensioners who live for the big wave 
Niger hit by Nigeria's Boko Haram fallout  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:25:10 GMT
Gangsters cross border to fight for Nigerian Islamists 
What's at stake with the TPP?  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:07:39 GMT
Key points at stake with the world's biggest free trade deal 
Indian elections: Hope and anger in transgender community  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:57:24 GMT
Can voting bring respect to India's transgender people? 
VIDEO: My friend Robert Mugabe  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:49:11 GMT
How Zimbabwe's leader changed once in power 
My Day: Pakistani station master  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:54:09 GMT
Keeping the trains on time in a little corner of Pakistan 
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National News From NPR
U.S. Clears Egypt For Some Military Assistance  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:11:00 -0400
Obama Tours Mudslide Devastation, Pledges Solidarity With Families  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:18:00 -0400
Supreme Court Gives Police New Power To Rely On Anonymous Tips  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:27:00 -0400
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US threatens more Russia sanctions  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:20:22 GMT
Survivor's regret over ferry students  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:54:16 GMT
Dancer's death sparks Rio clashes  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:44:35 GMT
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