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    VIDEO: Ebola: Scenes of horror in Liberia

    There have now been more than 4,800 reported deaths from Ebola, with Liberia the worst affected country. Around 50 new cases are being reported every day in the capital Monrovia.

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    VIDEO: Egypt's battle to end FGM

    A court date is set for a verdict in Egypt's landmark trial in a case of female genital mutilation (FGM).

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    VIDEO: Future-gazing at TechCrunch London

    As the annual TechCrunch event for tech start ups comes to London for the first time, David Grossman goes to investigate.

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    VIDEO: One-minute World News

    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.

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    VIDEO: Meet your virtual girlfriend

    Spencer Kelly discovers how technology can ensure you don't have to be alone in a city full of strangers.

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    VIDEO: Remembering Ethiopia's famine

    Thirty years ago the BBC broadcast the first television reports of a devastating famine in Ethiopia. Tesfatsion Dalellew saw the reports and coordinated World Vision's response.

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    VIDEO: Louisiana's vanishing voodoo culture

    The BBC Pop Up bureau explores the rich heritage of voodoo culture among the Cajun and Creole communities of Louisiana.

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    VIDEO: Who is the top dog at Westminster?

    The Daily Politics meets some of the contestants, and their political owners, in the Westminster dog of the year contest.

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    VIDEO: Ukraine elections: 'We've had enough of looking east'

    Ukrainians go to the polls this weekend in a key parliamentary election. The BBC's Steve Rosenberg is reporting from across the country.

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    VIDEO: Trapped in toys: Toddler's arcade adventure

    Firefighters had to free 18-month-old Colin Lambert after the toddler climbed inside an arcade game in Maryville, Tennessee.

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    VIDEO: 'Britain will support IS strategy'

    The US envoy tasked by President Obama with leading the fight against the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria tells BBC Newsnight says Britain will "support us".

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    VIDEO: Can King Khan top Diwali box office?

    Farah Khan's much-anticipated new film, Happy New Year, is released for Diwali.

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    VIDEO: Battle over the Great Barrier Reef

    Expanding coal mining operations along the Queensland coast could threaten Australia's treasured Great Barrier Reef.

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    VIDEO: Military reburials for WW1 soldiers

    A reburial service has been taking place in northern France for 15 British World War One soldiers, exactly one hundred years after they were killed in battle.

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    VIDEO: Kurds' fury as Kobane battle rages on

    The fighting in Kobane has pushed relations between the Turkish government and Turkey's Kurdish population to the lowest point for years

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    VIDEO: Is it sinful to pet a dog?

    Many people in the Muslim-majority nation of Malaysia believe it's sinful to be in contact with a dog, but one man is trying to change that perception by putting on a canine event.

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    VIDEO: Oscar buzz for Michael 'Birdman' Keaton

    Critics are already hailing Michael Keaton's latest film Birdman a success, with many tipping it for an Oscar as Talking Movies' Tom Brook reports.

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    VIDEO: Orphan baby elephant rescued from well

    An elephant calf has been air rescued after he fell down a well in the remote region of Milgis Lugga in Northern Kenya.

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    VIDEO: Baby bear filmed in US store

    A black bear cub found in the aisles of an Oregon drugstore will be raised with the goal of releasing him into the wild next year.

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    VIDEO: Paralysed man walks after cell surgery

    A paralysed man has been able to walk again after a pioneering therapy that involved transplanting cells from his nasal cavity into his spinal cord.

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    VIDEO: Pistorius: The unanswered questions

    South African athlete Oscar Pistorius begins serving time in jail, after being sentenced for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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    AUDIO: Nigeria's vibrant media industry

    How Nigeria's media industry could become one of the world's most vibrant

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    VIDEO: Halal lipstick launches in India

    Religious women in India who want to wear make-up no longer have to struggle to find products that suit their faith.

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    VIDEO: New smart glasses 'look to rival Google'

    BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at the smart glasses on show at the annual Ceatec electronics exhibition in Japan.

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    VIDEO: Baghdad: Where one bomb is a quiet day

    The regularity of bombings in Baghdad makes fire-fighting a busy and dangerous profession.

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    VIDEO: Designer Oscar de la Renta dies

    US fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who dressed former first ladies Jackie Kennedy and Hillary Clinton, has died aged 82, US media report.

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    VIDEO: Bondi Beach surfers fight depression

    Grant Trebilco started Fluro Fridays on Australia's Bondi Beach to help fight his own bipolar disorder - now more than 100 surfers join him each week.

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    VIDEO: Investigation into US 'pumpkin riot'

    An annual pumpkin festival in Keene, New Hampshire, turned violent as the event descended into a night of rioting.

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    VIDEO: Women break mass skydive record

    The record for the largest all-female skydive formation has been broken by 117 women in California.

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    VIDEO: Mobile screens to help the short sighted

    Scientists at MIT are working on trying to create "superhuman vision".

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    VIDEO: Ebola survivors’ blood 'saving lives'

    Blood from survivors of the Ebola virus is being used to treat patients suffering from the disease.

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    VIDEO: Big league for gamers in Seoul

    Tens of thousands of fans turn out to watch competitors play each other at the League of Legends World Championship in Seoul, South Korea.

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    VIDEO: Donetsk rocked by chemical plant blast

    A powerful explosion at a chemical plant in the rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine has reverberated across the city.

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    VIDEO: Panorama: Inside Taliban stronghold

    BBC Panorama has gained unique access inside a Taliban stronghold, little more than an hour's drive from the capital, Kabul.

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    VIDEO: Robot dragon versus giant spider

    Two mythical creatures, a giant spider and a huge dragon, have faced one another in battle at Beijing's Olympic Park.

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    VIDEO: 'Hero' rescues man from burning house

    A man has been rescued from a burning house in California in the US.

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    VIDEO: Cliff diving champions crowned

    There were spectacular scenes in Yuctan, Mexico, this Saturday for the final event of the 2014 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series.

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    AUDIO: What next for Africa's radio industry?

    BBC Newsday presenter Alan Kasujja examines how Africa's radio industry is coping with huge changes in technology.

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    VIDEO: Running a marathon in a smog mask

    The Chinese capital has been suffering under heavy smog for the past few weeks, but the 34th edition of the Beijing marathon still went ahead on Sunday.

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    VIDEO: Pitt: Fury 'depicts reality of war'

    The London Film Festival closed on Sunday evening with a screening of Brad Pitt's new film Fury.

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    VIDEO: 'I'd be lost without poetry'

    Writer and broadcaster Clive James talks about his new volume of essays and how poetry helps him deal with his terminal cancer.

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    VIDEO: Top secret space plane lands in US

    A unmanned US plane on a top-secret, two-year mission to space has returned to Earth and landed in California.

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    VIDEO: Ebola: Cuba to send medics to Africa

    Cuba's former President Fidel Castro says his country will send almost 300 extra doctors and nurses to Africa.

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    VIDEO: The secret lives of mannequins

    A new exhibition displays life-size mannequins, dolls and over 180 remarkable artworks from collections across the world and explains the life and evolution of the artist's mannequin.

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    VIDEO: Space dogs were first Soviet 'pop stars'

    Some of the earliest heroes of the Soviet space programme were homeless dogs from the streets of Moscow.

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    VIDEO: A 'cloud of glass' in Paris

    Frank Gehry's "cloud of glass", otherwise known as the Louis Vuitton Foundation, has finally been unveiled in Paris.

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    VIDEO: Why are protesters targeting Mong Kok?

    The BBC's Celia Hatton reports on why pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong see the Mong Kok district as key to their movement.

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    VIDEO: Huge fire destroys Belgian church

    A church in the centre of the West Flanders town Anzegem, in Belgium, is hit by a huge fire.

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    VIDEO: The umbrella made of air

    BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights

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    VIDEO: The world's fastest ambulance?

    The world's fastest ambulance has been revealed at the Gitex technology show in Dubai.

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    VIDEO: Will thumbprint tech mean end of PIN?

    Credit and debit cards with thumb print sensors built in could one day do away with the need to use codes, PINs and passwords.

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