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VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:16:24 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.


VIDEO: Train with MH17 bodies on the move 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:40:35 GMT 
    A Ukrainian train with bodies from the Malaysia Airlines plane crash heads for the eastern city of Kharkiv from rebel-held areas amid worsening fighting.


VIDEO: Clashes go on amid Israeli funerals 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:49:10 GMT 
    Israel's defence minister says that the offensive in Gaza will continue 'as long as necessary to stop the Hamas rocket attacks.


VIDEO: Graffiti revitalises Miami neighbourhood 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:01:20 GMT 
    Miami's Wynwood Arts District invited graffiti artists from around the world to paint the walls. Restaurants, design shops and co-working spaces soon followed.


VIDEO: Birthday celebrations for Prince George 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:01:06 GMT 
    Prince George celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday and to mark the occasion two new pictures have been released by Kensington Palace.


Indigenous actor joins Neighbours 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:26:43 GMT 
    Australian soap Neighbours casts an indigenous actor in a leading role for the first time.


Sea turtle migrates 2,472 miles 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:01:01 GMT 
    A green sea turtle migrated a staggering 3,979 km (2,472 miles) in a year, according to Swansea University researchers.


Yahoo buys app analytics firm Flurry 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:03:34 GMT 
    Yahoo acquires an app analytics firm, Flurry, in an attempt to help boost its advertising revenue from smartphones.


China signs Venezuela oil deal 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:44:39 GMT 
    Chinese President Xi Jinping has signed an oil deal with Venezuela, as part of a four-day tour of Latin America.


Chinese team wins $5m gaming prize 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:21:19 GMT 
    Chinese team NewBee takes home $5m in prize money after winning the world's most lucrative gaming contest.


MH17: Facebook scams exploit crash 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:19:16 GMT 
    Links masquerading as posts about the recent Malaysia Airlines crash lead users to pornographic sites and spamming scams, experts warn.


Reporter 'made error' at crash site 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:44:53 GMT 
    Sky News reporter Colin Brazier admits he was wrong to handle victims' belongings at the MH17 crash site in Ukraine.


Weir named as Master of the Queen's Music 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:59:06 GMT 
    Composer Judith Weir CBE is to become the first female Master of the Queen's Music.


New alien world has longest year 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:04:54 GMT 
    Astronomers in the US have discovered a distant world with the longest year of any planet outside our Solar System.


Seals 'feed' at offshore wind farms 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:07:25 GMT 
    Some seals prefer to forage for food at offshore wind farms, UK study suggests.
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