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VIDEO: Indian billionaire breaks into poem  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:02:42 GMT
Nadir Godrej, a top executive at one of India's biggest businesses, turns to poetry to describe the challenges facing India's economy. 
VIDEO: Bombers in historic Lincoln flypast  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:22:32 GMT
The world's only two flying Lancasters have been united with a Vulcan bomber in a formation flight described as a "never to be repeated" event 
VIDEO: Hanoi gardens' blooming trade  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:57:27 GMT
Vietnam's lotus gardens are capitalising on an increasingly popular source of revenue. In midsummer when the flowers bloom, young and old flock to the gardens to have their pictures taken. 
VIDEO: Ukraine crisis: Who controls what?  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:01:13 GMT
Pro-Russian rebels, who had taken control of eastern Ukraine, are under pressure as government forces fight to regain control. 
Miley banned in Dominican Republic  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:50:17 GMT
A Miley Cyrus concert scheduled for the Dominican Republic has been banned over the "morals" in her performances. 
Stench of decay turns coral away  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:44:24 GMT
Baby coral and fish can smell the difference between good and bad reefs, say marine ecologists. 
HSBC boss in 'capital flight' claim  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:28:12 GMT
Uncertainty over an independent Scotland's currency could lead to "capital flight" from the country, the chairman of HSBC claims. 
LSE rights issue to raise almost £1bn  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:03:01 GMT
The London Stock Exchange is raising £938m in a shareholders rights issue to help fund a £1.6bn US acquisition. 
NSA and GCHQ agents 'leak Tor bugs'  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:58:17 GMT
The Tor Project says it believes some NSA and GCHQ agents are surreptitiously leaking it information to protect anonymity on the net. 
Researchers hack into Gmail app  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:47:55 GMT
US researchers say they have been able to hack into Gmail accounts with a 92% success rate by exploiting a weakness in smartphone software. 
India blocks Gandhi murder film  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 02:31:03 GMT
India blocks the release of a film on the assassination of former Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi, after complaints it glorifies her killers. 
Singer accuser seeks case dismissal  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:49:01 GMT
A man who claims he was sexually abused by director Bryan Singer seeks to have his legal action dismissed due to problems securing a legal team. 
Europe expands Galileo network  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:51:32 GMT
Europe puts up the first "full operational capability" spacecraft in the Galileo satellite network - its version of the American GPS system. 
Urban areas are hives for wild bees  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:31:41 GMT
A study finds a "considerable richness" of bee species in urban habitats, suggesting cities could help maintain healthy populations of the vital pollinators.