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How Malawi reduced infant mortality

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 09:31
Every year 2.6m babies around the world don't survive beyond a month but Malawi's number is dropping.
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How lasers and robo-feeders are transforming fish farming

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 09:20
Fish farming is big business and producers are adopting new technologies to expand and cut costs.
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France to let wolf population grow despite farmers' fears

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 08:18
The government wants the number to rise from 360 to 500 by 2023 but farmers are unhappy.
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'Devil incarnate' Barry Bennell sentenced to 31 years

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 08:07
Ex-football coach Barry Bennell is sentenced for 50 counts of child sexual abuse.
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Wigan Athletic 1-0 Manchester City

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 08:05
Wigan Athletic end Manchester City's hopes of a Quadruple as Will Grigg's goal secures a famous FA Cup win.
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Do male strip dancers feel objectified?

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 07:34
Where does the #MeToo movement leave male strip dancers? Newsnight's Emily Maitlis finds out.
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Jennifer Lawrence: Five times she's spoken out

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 07:24
She's taking a break from acting to focus on activism, here's a reminder of the causes she supports.
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Photographer Stephen Wilkes shows day to night in one image

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 07:04
Wilkes shoots more than 1,500 images of a scene and then blends them into a single photograph.
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FA Cup: Will Grigg's goal against Manchester City send Wigan into quarter-finals

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 06:50
Wigan's Will Grigg scores the goal that seals a remarkable upset as League One Wigan beat runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City.
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FA Cup: Fabian Delph red card - MOTD pundits discuss Manchester City defender's sending off

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 06:34
Gary Lineker asks BBC Match of the Day pundits Alan Shearer, Roberto Martinez and Joleon Lescott if Anthony Taylor's decision to send off Fabian Delph was correct.
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Florida school shooting: Trump 'supportive' of better gun background checks

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 06:34
There are growing calls for gun control reform after 17 people died in a Florida school shooting.
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Iran: Three police officers die in clashes with dervishes

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 05:01
Three policemen were hit and killed by a bus during a protest at a police station in Tehran.
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Latvian central bank boss released on bail

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 04:39
The Baltic state's anti-corruption agency suspects Ilmars Rimsevics of seeking a €100,000 bribe.
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Runaway cow escapes slaughterhouse to live on Polish island

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:59
The animal was on its way to the slaughterhouse when it rammed a gate and swam to an island.
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Winter Olympics: Rowan's redemption, a super coach & 'extraordinary' dead heat

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:12
Watch the best of the action from day 10 of the Winter Olympics as Britain's Rowan Cheshire qualifies for the halfpipe final.
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Afrin: Syria 'sending fighters to help Kurds against Turkey'

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 02:38
Pro-government forces will support Kurds fighting a Turkish offensive in Afrin, state media says.
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Major Russian mafia trial opens in Spain

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 02:18
A Russian MP and 17 others go on trial in Madrid accused of mafia money-laundering.
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Mozambique rubbish dump collapse 'kills at least 17' people

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 02:12
The dump is home to some of Mozambique's poorest people, who earn their living reselling rubbish.
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Chicken chaos as KFC closes outlets

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 02:11
Hundreds of the chicken chain's UK outlets are shut following "issues" with new delivery firm DHL.
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DNA secrets of how vampire bats became bloodthirsty

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 01:51
New research shows how vampire bats evolved to survive on a diet of blood alone.
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