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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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  • 17 Dec 14 PM Sharif vows to end Pakistan terrorism

    Wed, 17 Dec 14

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    What action will Pakistan take on Taliban ? / The yard building world's largest vessel / First woman bishop for the Church of England

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  • 17 Dec 14 AM Peshawar mourns its dead

    Wed, 17 Dec 14

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    More funerals for school massacre victims/ Rouble freefall continues amid US sanctions threat / Jeb Bush for president? / Arctic squirrel outed

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  • 16 Dec 14 PM Massacre at Pakistani school

    Tue, 16 Dec 14

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    How will Pakistan tackle its radical Islamists ? / Erdogan accused of eroding Turkish democracy / How Sydney cafe gunman behaved during siege / What is an "earworm" ?

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  • 16 Dec 14 AM 3 dead as Sydney siege ends

    Tue, 16 Dec 14

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    28 mins

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    Russian interest rates leap to 17 percent / Germans protest against asylum-seekers / A long-forgotten Disney character is rediscovered

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  • 15 Dec 14 PM Gunman holds hostages in Sydney

    Mon, 15 Dec 14

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    Has Russian law triggered a rise in homophobia ? / Tackling FGM in Gambia / Young Iranians defying law by cohabiting

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  • 15 Dec 14 AM Sydney cafe siege

    Mon, 15 Dec 14

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    Police surround Sydney cafe where hostages taken / EU says Turkish newspaper raids against European values / Egypt pharaoh statue lifted

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  • 14 Dec 14 SUN Japan exit polls suggest Abe victory

    Sun, 14 Dec 14

    Duration:
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    Deal reached at UN climate talks / Turkey raids opposition-linked media / Western sanctions and the Kalashnikov.

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  • 13 Dec 14 SAT Climate summit goes into overtime

    Sat, 13 Dec 14

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    Shia pilgrims mark Arbaeen climax / India arrests man over pro-IS tweets / The dangers of cooking stoves.

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  • 12 Dec 14 PM: Climate talks - final day

    Fri, 12 Dec 14

    Duration:
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    Deal or no deal - climate deadline looms / Korean Airlines grovelling apology / A father's musical tribute to his murdered daughter

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  • 12 Dec 14 CIA chief defends techniques

    Thu, 11 Dec 14

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    CIA chief defends interrogation methods; Kabul bomb at French cultural centre; Paletinian minister burial; Early Apple computer auctioned.

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