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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, Newsday and The Newsroom. Compiled twice a day from the 24 hour News coverage from BBC World Service.

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  • 24 Oct 14 PM Action promised on Ebola vaccines

    Fri, 24 Oct 14

    Duration:
    31 mins

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    Why Pakistan's polio problem is worsening / Life in a city under IS rule / Military entering Ukrainian politics / Is yodelling part of global cultural heritage ?

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  • 24 Oct 14 AM Canadian gunman 'acted alone'

    Fri, 24 Oct 14

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    28 mins

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    Ebola spreads to Mali / Soros warns EU over Russia / Human impact on Earth's oceans / English dictionary expands

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  • 23 Oct 14 PM Canada recovers from Ottawa shooting

    Thu, 23 Oct 14

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    30 mins

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    More abductions by Boko Haram / Ethiopia - 30 years after "Biblical" famine / Woman who earns a living performing FGM / The 7 year old skater-girl of Kabul

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  • 23 Oct 14 AM Ottawa shut down after shootings

    Thu, 23 Oct 14

    Duration:
    31 mins

    Available:
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    Education in Sierra Leone aiming to combat ebola / Eyewitness account from Kobani / What attracts young Western women to Islamist radicalism in Syria ?

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  • 22 Oct 14 PM How UN is responding to Ebola

    Wed, 22 Oct 14

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    Will internet make African newspapers obsolete ? / Remembering legendary editor Ben Bradlee / US city tries "feel-good" street-signs

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  • 22 Oct 14 AM Rioting in Sierra Leone over Ebola case

    Tue, 21 Oct 14

    Duration:
    31 mins

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    Canadian soldier was attacked by "Muslim convert" / Cricket dispute between India and W. Indies / Religious harmony in one Syrian city

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  • 21 Oct 14 PM Pistorius jailed for 5 years

    Tue, 21 Oct 14

    Duration:
    30 mins

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    Life as a fire-fighter in Baghdad / White Americans' racial attitudes under scrutiny / Could mobiles capture Africa's TV market ?

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  • 21 Oct 14 AM Paralysed man walks again

    Mon, 20 Oct 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    Oscar Pistorius' brother & sister speak / Is a Russian sub in Swedish waters ? / Cuba sends help to fight Ebola.

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  • 20 Oct 14 PM A surprising decision by Turkey

    Mon, 20 Oct 14

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    China anti-corruption campaign drives officials to suicide / Nigerian doctor's heroism / US ex-soldier helping Kurds fight IS / Changing sound of African radio

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  • 20 Oct 14 AM Spanish nurse: Ebola test negative

    Sun, 19 Oct 14

    Duration:
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    Outgoing EC president warns UK about leaving EU / When the earth met "Sliding Spring" / How video gaming draws big money

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