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New research shows early treatment of patients reduces the risk of transmitting HIV virus
BBC Sport brings you all the latest stories and results from around the world.
Shell and Friends of the Earth go head to head over a ruling over pollution in Nigeria.
Logging still despoiling the rainforest in Uruara; deft diplomacy on a flight to Tel Aviv
What if genetically modified food is the solution to world hunger?
Abdoul Kader Toure on watching his own death reported on TV
Live news, business and sport from around the world.
Alec Baldwin of WNYC talks to the writer and star of the huge successful TV series Girls.
How the young Tsar's visit to 17th Century England inspired him to modernise Russia
What will Europe's financial institutions look like in five years time?
Why are so many Roma children being taken into care in Britain?
How millions of Indians mourned the death of Mahatma Gandhi
News and issues making the headlines each day.
Israeli fighter jets target a military research centre north-west of Damascus.
What working for the BBC means for an Iranian; why Swedes know so much about each other
Interviews, news and analysis of the day's global events.
Bahraini investment banker turned human rights campaigner Jihan Kazerooni on her new life
BBC sports correspondents tell the story behind today's top sporting news, with intervi...
The latest business and finance news from around the world, on the BBC.
Is Israel getting involved in Syria's civil war?
Natural global warming causes different rainfall patterns than warming by greenhouse gases
The Syrian writer Nihad Sirees talks about his new novel The Silence and the Roar
Chuck Hagel takes tough stance on Iran; NYT hacking; Virtual Reality "makes you helpful".
Programmes will resume at 00:00 GMT
Friday 1 February 2013