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—François Maurice Mitterrand (b. 1916) President of France
- VIDEO: One-minute World News Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:58:31 GMT
- Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
- VIDEO: Greenhouse gas fear over meat production Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:41:26 GMT
- Global consumption of meat needs to fall to ensure future demand for food can be met and to help protect the environment, a study says.
- VIDEO: Saying 'I do' underwater in China Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:24:16 GMT
- Why Chinese couples are queuing up to put on waterproof make-up and get their wedding pictures taken underwater.
- VIDEO: Are e-cigarettes safe? Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:31:20 GMT
- Inside Out goes to the lab to investigate what is in e-cigarettes while we unwrap the arguments surrounding them.
- VIDEO: Libya militia take US embassy pool Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:03:44 GMT
- Armed militia have taken over the US compound in Tripoli and discovered the embassy pool, a month after American staff left for security reasons.
- Guardians is top US film of 2014 Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:03:35 GMT
- Sci-fi blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy rules the US box office, becoming the biggest film of the year so far.
- VIDEO: Meet Japan's Batman - Chibatman Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:17:45 GMT
- The BBC's meets Chibatman - a Japanese man who dresses as Batman to make Japanese people smile and who has become an internet sensation.
- Euro manufacturing at 13-month low Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:06:04 GMT
- Manufacturing growth in the eurozone slowed to a 13-month low in August, according to a closely-watched survey.
- China factory growth misses forecast Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:13:05 GMT
- China's manufacturing activity misses expectations in August, indicating that the country's economy may be losing momentum.
- Samsung phones to get Nokia maps Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:23:00 GMT
- Samsung has signed a deal with Nokia to use its Here mapping service on its smartphones and the Gear S smartwatch.
- BBC begins push to help kids code Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:02:25 GMT
- The BBC unveils plans to support England's computer coding curriculum with a new section of its Bitesize learning site and tech-themed TV shows.
- Bush sets new album chart record Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:21:04 GMT
- Kate Bush follows her stage comeback to become the first woman to have eight albums in the chart at the same time.
- Original Jethro Tull bassist dies Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:33:48 GMT
- Bassist Glenn Cornick, a founding member of the British rock band Jethro Tull who played on their biggest hits, has died at his home in Hawaii.
- Xenon and argon banned for athletes Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:53:44 GMT
- Doping experts have yet to find an effective test to uncover athletes using the gases xenon and argon to boost performance, as a ban is introduced.
- Antarctic waters 'rising faster' Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:16:15 GMT
- Melting ice is fuelling sea-level rise around the coast of Antarctica, a new report finds.