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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:47:11 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Confidence returns to Kashmir  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:13:37 GMT
As Indians vote in the biggest day of the general election, the BBC's Mike Wooldridge reports from Pakistan-administered Kashmir. 
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. 
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: NYPD shuts down Muslim 'spying' unit  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:50:56 GMT
A secret New York Police Department programme designed to eavesdrop on Muslims to identify potential terrorism threats has been disbanded. 
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. 
Royals visit bush fire-ravaged town  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:42:46 GMT
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge meet families whose homes were destroyed by bush fires that ravaged parts of Australia last year. 
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. 
Weak start for Weibo US share sale  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:15:17 GMT
China's largest Twitter-like service, Weibo, has a lukewarm reception on the first day of its listing on the US stock market. 
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. 
Kim Dotcom wins back cars and cash  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:11:17 GMT
Kim Dotcom, the multimillionaire founder of closed file-sharing site Megaupload, has won back cars, cash and property seized in a January 2012 raid. 
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. 
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. 
Birth of 'new Saturn moon' witnessed  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:44:31 GMT
Scientists say they have discovered what could be the birth of a new moon in the rings of Saturn. 
EU Sentinel returns first images  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:23:05 GMT
The first images come back from the radar satellite launched as part of the European Union's new flagship Earth-observation project.