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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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  • 20 Apr 14 S Korean Ferry search goes on

    Sun, 20 Apr 14

    Duration:
    32 mins

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    Violence against women in South Africa / Homecoming of French journalists kidnapped in Syria / Artists highlight impact of drone attacks on civilians / The sounds of World War One and the impact on soldiers.

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  • 19 Apr 14 Weather hampers S. Korea ferry recovery

    Sat, 19 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    French journalists freed in Syria / Ukraine authorities suspend anti-militant operation / Nigeria schoolgirls 'still missing' /Campaign for gender-neutral toilets.

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  • 18 Apr 14 PM East Ukraine militants snub deal

    Fri, 18 Apr 14

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    30 mins

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    South Korea ferry captain arrest sought / Everest avalanche kills 12 guides / Pakistan library named 'Bin Laden'.

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  • 18 Apr 14 AM: Ukraine Geneva Agreement

    Thu, 17 Apr 14

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    24 mins

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    Deal reached on Ukraine; Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies; South Sudan UN base attacked; Aid workers freed in Mali; Abu Hamza on trial in New York; New earth-like planet discovered.

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  • 17 Apr 14 PM Putin cautions on force in Ukraine

    Thu, 17 Apr 14

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    Weather blights South Korea ferry search / Fresh Syria gas attack alleged / Matisse exhibition at Tate Modern.

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  • 17 Apr 14 AM Ukraine: NATO military measures

    Thu, 17 Apr 14

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    NATO boosts its military presence along eastern borders / Syria's on-line jihadists / Banksy graffiti saves youth club.

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  • 16 Apr 14 PM Hundreds missing as South Korea ferry sinks

    Wed, 16 Apr 14

    Duration:
    31 mins

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    Ukraine crisis: Nato steps up eastern defences / Migrants attempting to enter Spain's enclave of Melilla - On a hill, in sight of Europe.

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  • 16 Apr 14 AM Ukraine Attack

    Wed, 16 Apr 14

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    Ukraine forces act against pro-Russia militants / Over 100 girls abducted in Nigeria / 25th anniversary of Hillsborough disaster.

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  • 15 Apr 14 PM Ukraine begins 'anti-terror' action

    Tue, 15 Apr 14

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    Mladic trial keeps genocide charges / Berlusconi to do community service / India court recognises third gender.

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  • 15 Apr 14 AM Obama Putin call on Ukraine

    Tue, 15 Apr 14

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    President and Obama and President Putin speak by telephone about the tense stand off in eastern Ukraine / Snowden revelations win Pullitzer / Asia's air pollution is linked to stronger Pacific storms.

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