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Pro-Russian armed men stand guard inside mayor's office in Donetsk, 16 Apr 14 Kiev reaches out to eastern rebels

Ukraine's interim authorities appeal for unity, promising to meet some demands of pro-Russian protesters occupying buildings in the east.

Residents after Mexico City quake Mexico shaken by powerful earthquake

A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake hits several states in southern and western Mexico, shaking buildings in the capital and causing panic, but there are no reports of casualties or damage.


Doncaster v Derby Championship football

Live text commentary as Derby play Doncaster knowing anything other than a win will see Burnley promoted to the Premier League.

Formula 1

Hamilton top in second practice Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during a practice session ahead of Sunday"s Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai.

Lewis Hamilton heads Ferrari's Fernando Alonso as the Mercedes driver sets the pace in Friday practice at the Chinese GP.


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Holiday villas Haute holiday: Where the rich go

Where do some of the world's wealthiest people go to unwind? BBC Capital takes a look at five places on their super-luxe must-go list.

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Woman smoking shisha Burning issue

Should a woman have a male guardian with her at a shisha cafe? That's the debate raging on social media in Saudi Arabia.

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Tech tools Tech tools open up the world

It's never been cheaper or easier for small businesses to get their message out to the world, using everything from viral video to motion-tracking video games.


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