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How the body copes with extremely high temperatures currently occurring in Australia
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The latest business and finance news from around the world, on the BBC.
What's Baghdad's notorious Al-Rasheed Hotel like today? Plus: English still means success
Is the worst of the Eurozone crisis really over?
Maryse Etrenne lost her lower leg and now helps other disabled people
Live news, business and sport from around the world.
Oscar-nominated American singer-songwriter Aimee Mann talks about her new album.
In 1973 the landmark decision was made in the US Supreme Court which made abortion legal
The daily drama of money and work from the BBC.
People in remote border villages in Tajikistan live on lucrative drugs route
Striker Osei Kofi on how the Ghanaian football team dominated Africa in the 1960s.
News and issues making the headlines each day.
We'll be discussing the ongoing hostage situation at a gas facility in Algeria.
Are we back to the bad old days of "Francafrique"? And how will life be after Chavez?
Hostage rescue operation in Algerian desert; the Lagarde list; the ethics of cooking crab
Mayor Abdullah Demirbas on family and political struggles as a Turkish Kurd
BBC sports correspondents tell the story behind today's top sporting news, with intervi...
The latest on the crisis at a gas facility in Algeria where workers were taken hostage.
We get the latest on the Algerian hostage situation.
Evidence that crustaceans feel and learn from pain, rather than just a reflex response
A new documentary film tackles the exploitation of talented young footballers in Africa
Hostage deaths during Algerian rescue attempt ; Kurdish funerals; lover who never was.
Programmes will resume at 00:00 GMT
Friday 18 January 2013