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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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  • 16 Apr 14 Globalpod AM Ukraine Attack

    Wed, 16 Apr 14

    Duration:
    31 mins

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    30 days remaining

    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

    Duration:
    30 mins

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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

    Duration:
    31 mins

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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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  • 14 Apr 14 PM 'Dozens killed' in Nigerian blasts

    Mon, 14 Apr 14

    Duration:
    32 mins

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    Fresh pro-Russian attack in Ukraine / Robotic sub to search for MH370.

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  • 14 Apr 14 AM Ukraine Tension Mounts

    Mon, 14 Apr 14

    Duration:
    26 mins

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    Ukraine leader threatens military force against separatists / Libyan PM stands down/ Man ordered by court to wear 'bully' placard.

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  • 13 Apr 14 SUN Ukraine tackles pro-Russian rebels

    Sun, 13 Apr 14

    Duration:
    33 mins

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    UN panel's key report on climate change / Have lessons been learned from 1994 Rwandan genocide ? / BBC team on tour with futuristic music from 50 years ago.

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  • 12 Apr 14 SAT Ukraine police station seized

    Sat, 12 Apr 14

    Duration:
    30 mins

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    Iran stands by its new ambassador to UN / Election day in India's smallest state / The smartphone app that's meant to beat jet-lag

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  • 11 Apr 14 PM Pistorius: I heard no Reeva screams

    Fri, 11 Apr 14

    Duration:
    30 mins

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    Ukraine in offer to troubled east / Pope Francis asks Church abuse forgiveness / Chiwetel Ejiofor and Half of A Yellow Sun.

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  • 11 Apr 14 AM UN approves peacekeepers for CAR

    Fri, 11 Apr 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

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    Nigeria child bride 'poisons groom' / Man charged with Omagh bomb murders / Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell banned for failing drugs test.

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  • 10 Apr 14 PM Indians vote on key election day

    Thu, 10 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    Pistorius: I did not pick on Reeva / The effectiveness of Tamiflu questioned in report.

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  • 10 Apr 14 AM More killing in CAR

    Thu, 10 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    Dozens killed in fresh CAR violence / Obama visits Fort Hood / More unrest in Syria / Unravelling mummification.

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  • 09 Apr 14 PM Pistorius quizzed on Reeva evidence

    Wed, 9 Apr 14

    Duration:
    30 mins

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    Ukraine ultimatum to activists in eastern cities / Deadly bombing hits Pakistan market / Wrestling's Ultimate Warrior dies.

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  • 09 Apr 14 AM WHO: most challenging Ebola outbreak

    Tue, 8 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    WHO speaks of most challenging Ebola outbreak it has had to face / American anger over Russian actions in Ukraine.

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  • 08 Apr 14 PM Pistorius recounts moment of killing

    Tue, 8 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    NATO warns Russia over Ukraine / Irish president in historic UK visit / Windows XP security deadline arrives.

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  • 08 Apr 14 AM US concern over eastern Ukraine

    Tue, 8 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    Ukraine tensions rise/Rwanda remembers/Syrian priest/Peaches dead

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  • 07 Apr 14 PM Emotional Oscar Pistorious apologies

    Mon, 7 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    Rwanda genocide -- 20 years on / Donetsk 'people's republic' declared / India begins giant general election.

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  • 07 Apr 14 AM Ukraine emergency meeting

    Mon, 7 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    Kiev meeting on east Ukraine/Libya ports to re-open/India election

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  • 06 Apr 14 SUN New signals in Indian Ocean

    Sun, 6 Apr 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

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    Deadly clashes in Jordanian refugee-camp / Rwanda prepares to commemorate 1994 genocide / Counting begins after Afghan election / Dance maestro returns tap-dance to its roots.

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  • 05 Apr 14 SAT Afghans vote for new president

    Sat, 5 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    New lead in search for Malaysian plane/US reiterates its security committments to Japan/ London's Olympic Park opens to the public

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  • 04 Apr 14 PM Foreign photojournalist shot dead in Afghanistan

    Fri, 4 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    Schumacher has 'conscious moments' / Flash floods hit Solomon Islands / Kashmiri saffron.

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  • 04 April 14 AM Mideast peace stalls

    Fri, 4 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    Isreal cancels Palestinian prisoner release/controversial US social network in Cuba/Russia detains 25 Ukrainians/Remembering Rwandan genocide 20 years on

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  • 03 Apr 14 PM 'Police snipers' shot Kiev activists

    Thu, 3 Apr 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    'Million Syrian refugees' in Lebanon / Rise in Ugandan HIV sufferers buying fake test results / Ketamine 'has anti-depressant effects'.

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  • 03 Apr 14 AM: US political donations

    Thu, 3 Apr 14

    Duration:
    25 mins

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    US Supreme court quashes limits on political donations / US outrage at Iran envoy / Yanukovych says Crimea annexation 'a tragedy' / IMF fears years of low growth / Italian police find two lost art masterpieces / Srinigar cricket bats / Why do zebras have stripes?

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  • 02 Apr 14 PM Hollande ex partner Royal in French cabinet

    Wed, 2 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    Police chief dies in Cairo bombings / Malaysia plane mystery 'may not be solved' / Barcelona: FIFA issues 14-month sanction.

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  • 02 Apr 14 AM NATO suspends Russia links

    Tue, 1 Apr 14

    Duration:
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    NATO halts Russia ties/Kenya arrests/CIA tactics/Batman writer dies

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  • 01 Apr 14 PM 'No sign' of Russian pullout near Ukraine border

    Tue, 1 Apr 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

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    Malaysia plane search 'most challenging ever' / House music pioneer Frankie Knuckles dies.

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  • 01 Apr 14 AM Russia Ukraine border pullout

    Tue, 1 Apr 14

    Duration:
    33 mins

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    French President appoints new PM / Ebola outbreak / MH370: New account of cockpit last words.

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  • 31 Mar 14 PM: Climate Change Report

    Mon, 31 Mar 14

    Duration:
    37 mins

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    Climate threat to food and security / China corruption charges / Fabulous flotsam fortunes.

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  • 31 Mar 14 AM Ukraine:US and Russia talk

    Mon, 31 Mar 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    Kerry and Lavrov hold 'frank' talks on Ukraine / Turkish PM claims victory / Grieving for US mudslide victims / Debate over London's new skyscrapers

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  • 30 Mar 14 PM Searching for closure-Flight MH370

    Sun, 30 Mar 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    Elections in Turkey-who'll come out on top? / Why did a British man cut off his hand? / The diva of Damascus / Egypt's hashtag row

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  • 29 Mar 14 SAT Has plane debris been found?

    Sat, 29 Mar 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    Attack on Afghan election commission / Vitali Klitschko won't run for Ukraine Presidency / How our noses help us find true love.

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  • 28 Mar 14 PM 'Objects seen' in new Malaysian plane search

    Fri, 28 Mar 14

    Duration:
    36 mins

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    Can Obama's Saudi visit stem deteriorating ties? / Gay couples prepare for marriage in England and Wales / Italy auctions one thousand five hundred official cars on Ebay.

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  • 28 Mar 14 AM UN declares Crimea referendum illegal

    Fri, 28 Mar 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    UN declares Russian referendum in Crimea illegal;British inquest records open verdict into death of Boris Berezovsky;Syrian refugee sets herself on fire in Lebanon

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  • 27 Mar 14 PM Missing Malaysian plane -- '300 objects spotted'

    Thu, 27 Mar 14

    Duration:
    30 mins

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    Pope Francis meets US president Barack Obama / Tymoshenko to run for Ukraine leader / Japanese man granted retrial after 46 years on death row.

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  • 27 Mar 14 AM Al Sisi announces run for presidency of Egypt

    Wed, 26 Mar 14

    Duration:
    31 mins

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    Obama says Russia should not run roughshod over its neighbours/ International Forces step up their fight in the CAR/ Inside the Nazi art haul.

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  • 26 Mar 14 PM 122 objects sighted in missing MH370 plane search

    Wed, 26 Mar 14

    Duration:
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    Pakistan holds Taliban peace talks / Obama security agent 'found drunk' / Paltrow and Martin to separate: 'consciously uncoupling'.

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  • 26 Mar 14 AM Obama talks of Russia's weakness

    Tue, 25 Mar 14

    Duration:
    26 mins

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    Obama warns of further sanctions against Russia / China families vent missing plane fury / US mudslide death toll set to rise

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  • 25 Mar 14 PM China families vent missing Malaysia plane fury

    Tue, 25 Mar 14

    Duration:
    31 mins

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    Gunmen attack Afghan election office / Auroracoin.

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  • 25 Mar 14 AM Malaysia plane relatives anguish

    Tue, 25 Mar 14

    Duration:
    31 mins

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    How 'pings' tracked plane / G-8 grouping with Russia abandoned / What's the value of a camera that captured the moon?

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  • 24 Mar 14 PM Missing flight MH370 'crashed into ocean'

    Mon, 24 Mar 14

    Duration:
    32 mins

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    Egypt court sentences over five hundred to death / Ukrainian forces pull out of Crimea / 'The Great Escape' commemorated in Poland.

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  • 24 Mar 14 AM Turkish military: Syrian jet was warned

    Mon, 24 Mar 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    The far-right National Front in France has done better than expected in municipal elections / Turkish military says it warned a Syrian warplane several times before shooting it down near the border.

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  • 23 Mar 14 SUN Turkey shoots down Syrian jet

    Sun, 23 Mar 14

    Duration:
    32 mins

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    Erdogan's 'slap' warning / Missing plane search / Zimbabwe cancer campaign.

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  • 22 Mar 14 SAT Rising tension in Crimea

    Sat, 22 Mar 14

    Duration:
    31 mins

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    Confrontation at Crimean air force base / China spots debris in southern Indian Ocean / Africa Union troops take Somalia town.

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  • 21 Mar 14 PM EU seals closer ties with Ukraine

    Fri, 21 Mar 14

    Duration:
    35 mins

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    Turkish president condemns Twitter ban / UK's first FGM prosecutions announced / The horrific toll of America's heroin 'epidemics'.

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  • 21 Mar 14 AM Ukraine Crisis

    Fri, 21 Mar 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

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    US and Russia sanctions/CAR atrocities/MH370 search resumes/Anti-gay protester dies

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  • 20 Mar 14 PM Russia faces fresh Crimea sanctions

    Thu, 20 Mar 14

    Duration:
    27 mins

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    Malaysia plane searchers investigate debris / Frank Gossner: The archaeologist of African vinyl / Indian author Khushwant Singh dies.

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  • 20 Mar 14 AM A withdrawal from Crimea

    Thu, 20 Mar 14

    Duration:
    23 mins

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    Crimea: UN condemnation/ New information on vanished plane/ A Faberge nest-egg

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  • 19 Mar 14 PM Pro Russians seize Crimea naval base

    Wed, 19 Mar 14

    Duration:
    36 mins

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    Families dragged from Malaysia plane briefing / Israel attacks Syrian army sites / New look pound coin unveiled.

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  • 19 Mar 14 AM Crimea shooting

    Wed, 19 Mar 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

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    Crimea fatality/Egypt police ruling/CAR crimes/Dietrich love letter

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  • 18 Mar 14 PM Putin signs Russia - Crimea treaty

    Tue, 18 Mar 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

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    UN reports mass executions by jihadist rebels / Qatar defends 2022 World Cup bid after payment claims / The Rolling Stones axe concert over Scott death.

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  • 18 Mar 14 AM The "president" of Crimea

    Tue, 18 Mar 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

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    We speak to the first and only president of Crimea / Big bang theory and practice / What L'Wren Scott did for fashion.

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  • 17 Mar 14 PM European Union imposes Crimea sanctions

    Mon, 17 Mar 14

    Duration:
    32 mins

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    Navy Seals board rogue Libya tanker / Malaysia plane co-pilot 'spoke last words' / Car ban starts in polluted Paris.

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