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In pictures: Refugee stories

Fri, 2014-06-20 01:09
Photographers talk about their work on World Refugee Day

The market is asking - will TSB buy Co-op Bank?

Fri, 2014-06-20 00:55
The market is asking if TSB will buy Co-op Bank

VIDEO: Speedboat deaths: Mother's safety plea

Fri, 2014-06-20 00:35
A woman whose husband and daughter died in a speedboat accident in Cornwall has urged other boat users to wear a safety "kill cord".

HK votes in unofficial referendum

Fri, 2014-06-20 00:32
Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong are holding an unofficial vote on universal suffrage, with organisers saying 35,000 voted in its first hour.

VIDEO: Raw video shows BBC under Isis attack

Fri, 2014-06-20 00:26
The BBC's Paul Wood was reporting on Kurdish troops in Iraq when the group he was with came under fire from militant fighters.

VIDEO: Ukraine: At scene of unreported battle

Fri, 2014-06-20 00:08
The fighting between Pro-Russian militias and Ukrainian troops in the east of the country has left a scarred landscape with damaged infrastructure.

Painting with "keyhole" vision

Thu, 2014-06-19 23:29
How an artist who cannot see his own pictures pursues his painting

VIDEO: Could these be the next billionaires?

Thu, 2014-06-19 22:55
The BBC is taking a look at the next generation of potential billionaires and Samira Hussain has been meeting some young girls who are hoping to make it big in the world of technology.

Refugee figures 'highest since WW2'

Thu, 2014-06-19 22:23
The number of people living as refugees worldwide exceeded 50 million in 2013, for the first time since World War Two, the UN says.

VIDEO: The schools using Minecraft in lessons

Thu, 2014-06-19 22:19
Some schools are encouraging children to play computer games in lessons to help with more traditional subjects like creative writing in English.

Malaysia plane search to move south

Thu, 2014-06-19 22:04
The Australian authorities announce that the next phase of the hunt for the missing Malaysian plane will move hundreds of miles south.

VIDEO: War refugee numbers 'highest since WWII'

Thu, 2014-06-19 21:40
The UN refugee agency says the number of people displaced by war or persecution exceeded 50m last year - the highest figure since World War Two.

England 'despair' and US Iraq vow - the papers

Thu, 2014-06-19 20:43
England's defeat to Uruguay at the World Cup is reflected in Friday's papers, along with a US pledge on action in Iraq.

VIDEO: 'Normal' life continues in Mosul

Thu, 2014-06-19 19:57
Jim Muir visits the outskirts of Mosul to find out how people have been coping since it fell to ISIS fighters.

The train track that is the backbone of Britain

Thu, 2014-06-19 19:20
What do passengers think about the Scottish referendum?

'Fiasco' over disabled benefits - MPs

Thu, 2014-06-19 17:53
Changes to benefits for sick and disabled people have led to a "fiasco", causing unnecessary distress to thousands of people, MPs warn.

VIDEO: Mountain blasted to build telescope

Thu, 2014-06-19 17:05
The top of a 3,000m-high (10,000ft) mountain in Chile has been blown up to make way for the world's largest optical and infrared telescope.

Suarez revels in England retribution

Thu, 2014-06-19 17:02
Uruguay match winner Luis Suarez says the 2-1 World Cup win over England brought him retribution against his critics.

Today at the World Cup: Your at-a-glance guide

Thu, 2014-06-19 17:00
Who is playing? How can you watch? Who does our expert think will win? Everything you need on day nine of the 2014 Fifa World Cup.

VIDEO: World Cup pirate sites 'challenging'

Thu, 2014-06-19 16:52
Piracy control specialists, Irdeto, estimate nine million people watched the World Cup match between Germany and Portugal on illegal streams. How does the industry tackle it?

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