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VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:06:16 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.

VIDEO: India votes on biggest polling day 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:46:07 GMT 
    Indians are voting in the biggest day of the general election, pitting the ruling Congress party against the main opposition BJP.

AUDIO: The world's first homoerotic stamps 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:48:46 GMT 
    Estelle Lovatt and David Bailey discuss Finland's decision to produce the "world's first" homoerotic stamps

VIDEO: Helmet cam captures Chile blaze 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:15:18 GMT 
    New footage captured on firefighter helmet cameras has emerged showing the full extent of the deadly fires that swept through a town in western Chile.

VIDEO: Royals visit bush fire-ravaged town 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:50:36 GMT 
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have visited an area of the Blue Mountains in Australia devastated by bush-fires six months ago.

Chelsea Clinton announces pregnancy 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:20:21 GMT 
    The daughter of former US President Bill Clinton and former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces she is pregnant with her first child.

VIDEO: CCTV reveals dog as hunted car vandal 
  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:57:34 GMT 
    A vandal responsible for puncturing more than two dozen vehicle tyres in a quiet Cumbrian village has been unmasked as a dog.

US banking giants see mixed results 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:34:30 GMT 
    US banking giant Goldman Sachs reports a drop in net earnings while Morgan Stanley sees profits jump.

Weibo shares surge on US debut 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:10:20 GMT 
    Shares in China's largest Twitter-like service, Weibo, went up by almost 20% on the first day of its listing in the US, despite a disappointing start.

German media boss criticises Google 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:20:24 GMT 
    In an open letter to Google's Eric Schmidt the boss of German publishing firm Axel Springer says it is afraid of the search giant.

Lavabit loses contempt appeal 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:37:07 GMT 
    A US appeals court upholds a contempt of court ruling against the secure email service provider Lavabit used by whistleblower Edward Snowden.

BP Portrait Award shortlist unveiled 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:48:04 GMT 
    Three artists are shortlisted for the BP Portrait Award 2014, for work featuring a homeless man, a reluctant mother and a mature fashionista.

Leigh and Loach selected for Cannes 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:52:05 GMT 
    Veteran British directors Mike Leigh and Ken Loach see their new films selected for competition at this year's Cannes Film Festival.

EU green light for UK carbon project 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:12:16 GMT 
    A British project to capture CO2 and bury it under the North Sea looks set to receive a 300m-euro boost from the EU.

'Most Earth-like planet yet' found 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:04:42 GMT 
    A planet that is close in size to the Earth and that could hold water on its surface has been identified by the Kepler telescope.
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