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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:36:14 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Doctor on sister's Ebola death  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:48:33 GMT
Dr Olivet Buck died after contracting Ebola while treating patients in Freetown, Sierra Leone. 
VIDEO: New smart glasses 'look to rival Google'  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:25:58 GMT
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at the smart glasses on show at the annual Ceatec electronics exhibition in Japan. 
VIDEO: Halal lipstick launches in India  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:49:00 GMT
Religious women in India who want to wear make-up no longer have to struggle to find products that suit their faith. 
AUDIO: Nigeria's vibrant media industry  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:37:15 GMT
How Nigeria's media industry could become one of the world's most vibrant 
S Korea takes down 'Christmas tree'  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:42:33 GMT
South Korea takes down 'Christmas tree' 
Tractor beam breaks distance record  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:40:57 GMT
Scientists have turned a laser into a reversible "tractor beam" that can repel or attract objects. 
'Negligence' behind Total boss death  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:45:09 GMT
Russian investigators say "criminal negligence" caused the crash that killed the boss of oil firm Total and the three crew members of his private jet. 
Microsoft boss gets $84m pay package  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:15:40 GMT
Microsoft boss Satya Nadella has been given a pay package worth $84.3m, making him one of the top earners in the tech industry. 
Audi claims self-drive speed record  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:29:19 GMT
Audi says one of its self-drive test cars topped 149mph (240km/h) at a race track in Germany, beating a human-driven version. 
Students build Oculus Moon robot  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:26:05 GMT
US team develop a robot that can send back live pictures from the Moon as part of attempt to win Google's Lunar X-Prize. 
Ambassador demands Top Gear apology  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:55:10 GMT
The Argentine ambassador to the UK calls for the BBC to make a public apology following the row over an edition of Top Gear filmed in the South American country. 
Protests against controversial opera  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:18:52 GMT
Politicians including former Mayor Rudy Giuliani protest against controversial opera The Death of Klinghoffer. 
Slumbering lions win top photo prize  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:24:49 GMT
A black and white image of lions resting on a rock outcrop in the Serengeti has won the 2014 Wildlife Photographer of the Year award. 
Pesticide bans 'could hit UK crops'  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:19:57 GMT
The EU's decision to ban the use of some pesticides could threaten UK crops, increase food prices and hit farmers' profits, a report claims. 
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