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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:56:30 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: World Cup takes over Beirut streets  Sat, 12 Jul 2014 09:05:11 GMT
As the World Cup draws to a close, football fans in Lebanon have been enjoying the action - despite the fact that their country has not been involved in the tournament. 
VIDEO: Israeli strikes death toll 'hits 100'  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:27:18 GMT
Israel's prime minister says his country is prepared to use all its military power to stop rocket attacks by Palestinian militants despite growing international pressure for a ceasefire. 
VIDEO: Video 'shows Ukraine bridge blown-up'  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:21:54 GMT
Amateur footage has emerged purporting to show the moment a Ukrainian bridge was blown-up. 
VIDEO: Meet man hunting sons lost to Isis  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:15:11 GMT
The BBC's Duncan Crawford meets a parent headed to Syria to try to persuade his son to abandon the militant group Isis and go home to Belgium. 
Naked selfies found on old phones  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:59:36 GMT
Thousands of pictures including "naked selfies" have been extracted from factory-wiped phones by a Czech Republic-based security firm. 
US sends draft notices to 1800s men  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:22:12 GMT
The US agency that manages the nation's dormant military draft apologises after sending draft registration notices to men born in the late 1800s. 
Portugal seeks to calm bank fears  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:56:58 GMT
Portugal's central bank seeks to steady investors' nerves, saying the country's largest listed bank, Banco Espirito Santo, does not need extra funds. 
Pizza Express sold to Chinese firm  Sat, 12 Jul 2014 16:33:45 GMT
British restaurant chain Pizza Express is sold to a Chinese private equity firm for around £900m. 
Eagle shot wins drone photo award  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:22:30 GMT
The striking prize-winners from a drone photography competition backed by National Geographic. 
Moshi Monsters boss stepping down  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:31:16 GMT
The boss of Mind Candy, the company known for children's social network Moshi Monsters, is to step down. 
Lohan 'will not miss London shows'  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:41:16 GMT
Actress Lindsay Lohan tells the BBC she will not miss any shows when she makes her West End debut in David Mamet's Speed-The-Plow next month. 
George Clooney rejects Mail apology  Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:55:40 GMT
Actor George Clooney refuses to accept an apology from the Daily Mail's website over a story claiming his fiancee's mother objected to their marriage. 
China 'admits' trading in tiger skins  Sat, 12 Jul 2014 16:20:25 GMT
China has publicly admitted permitting the trade in skins from captive tigers, an international convention to protect endangered species hears. 
Flexible nano-pixel screen patented  Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:22:14 GMT
Scientists patent a new way to make ultra-high resolution displays that are flexible and extremely thin.