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The best stories, interviews and on the spot reporting from around the world. Listen to up to 30 minutes of highlights from Newshour, World Update, Newsday, The Newsroom and Outside Source. Compiled twice a day from the 24 hour News coverage from BBC World Service.

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  • 24 Nov 14 AM Iran's nuclear deadline looms

    Mon, 24 Nov 14

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    Time runs out for deal on Iran's nuclear programme / Former Miss World describes trauma before contest / 12 year old boy shot dead in US city

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  • 23 Nov 14 Sun Brutal Boko Haram attack

    Sun, 23 Nov 14

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    Voting in Tunisia / Trierweiler's kiss and tell memoir / Paddington the bear: the film

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  • 22 Nov 14: Al Shabab attack Kenya bus

    Sat, 22 Nov 14

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    Flooding fears in US after heavy snowfall / US 'to expand' Afghan combat role / Indonesian President flies economy / Marking 75 years of Blue Note records

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  • 21 Nov 14 PM US Latinos hail Obama's reforms

    Fri, 21 Nov 14

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    Ukraine - 1 year after protests began / Wheelchair-bound Tunisian jihadi who went to Syria / Why Peruvian food is hot in London

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  • 21 Nov 14 AM Protest in Mexico over missing students

    Fri, 21 Nov 14

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    Obama offer to 5m illegal migrants / Fifa to analyse corruption report / Spain's richest duchess dies aged 88.

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  • 20 Nov 14 PM Rich nations pledge $9 billion to fight climate change

    Thu, 20 Nov 14

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    UN report on continuing Ukraine bloodshed / Family of 3 year-old Afghan rape victim demand justice / Economic costs of global obesity / Why New York is stamping out "manspread"

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  • 20 Nov 14 AM FIFA whistleblower in safety fear

    Thu, 20 Nov 14

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    India guru arrested after clashes / Catalan leader faces criminal charges / Motown singer Jimmy Ruffin dies.

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  • 19 Nov 14 PM Indian police besiege ashram

    Wed, 19 Nov 14

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    Jerusalem's troubled history / Why Jordan fears the rise of IS / Can crowd-funding pay for a moon-mission ? / How Asterix the Gaul learnt Irish

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  • 19 Nov 14 AM UN calls for N Korea rights probe

    Wed, 19 Nov 14

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    Israeli PM's vow in 'battle for Jerusalem' / Farc defends general's abduction / Fifa in World Cup criminal complaint / French chefs call for an end to kitchen bullying

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  • 18 Nov 14 PM Gunmen attack Jerusalem synagogue

    Tue, 18 Nov 14

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    Is global terrorism increasing ? / Cameroon army battles Boko Haram / Jailed mass-murderer Charles Manson given permission to marry / "Top Gear" comes to China

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