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VIDEO: Woolly mammoth skeleton up for auction 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:33:41 GMT 
    A rare skeleton of a woolly mammoth is set to be sold at auction in the UK in November with a guide price of £150,000 to £250,000


VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:16:56 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.


VIDEO: WW1 bus retraces Ypres battle routes 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:15:11 GMT 
    A London bus used in the Allied war effort of 1914 is retracing its route in Belgium.


VIDEO: Paralysed father 'walks' at wedding 
  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:42:47 GMT 
    A wheelchair user was able to stand up to deliver his speech at his daughter's wedding celebration thanks to a special robotic suit.


AUDIO: Pink Floyd unveil new album cover 
  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:13:06 GMT 
    As the artwork for the new Pink Floyd album is unveiled, the band's creative director Aubrey Po speaks to BBC 6 Music about finding the right cover.


VIDEO: Many Islamabad state schools closed 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:18:22 GMT 
    Weeks after the start of term, many state schools in the capital, Islamabad, are still closed, after being taken over by police drafted in to deal with ongoing political protests.


Jack Ma heads China rich list 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:37:52 GMT 
    Alibaba founder Jack Ma is China's richest person following his company's record listing, according to a wealth survey by the Hurun Report.


Cape Town shuts pro-gay mosque 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:46:02 GMT 
    A gay-friendly mosque opened in Cape Town last week is closed because it does not have any parking spaces, a South African official tells the BBC.


Eurozone growth 'slows in September' 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:57:36 GMT 
    Eurozone business growth cooled again in September, with activity expanding at its slowest pace since December, a closely-watched survey indicates.


Air France pilots protest in Paris 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:35:55 GMT 
    Up to 200 Air France pilots have demonstrated in Paris over the company's plan to expand its low-cost airline.


Google warned over anti-trust fine 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:17:24 GMT 
    EU competition commissioner says that "the next logical step" in Google anti-trust case is a fine.


Museum reunites Colossus veterans 
  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:56:14 GMT 
    The largest gathering of veterans who operated the Colossus code-cracking computer in World War II has been held at Bletchley Park.


Singer to direct new X-Men outing 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:36:02 GMT 
    Film-maker Bryan Singer is to direct X-Men: Apocalypse, the next movie in the long-running blockbuster franchise.


Four Mobo nominations for Sam Smith 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:12:33 GMT 
    Sam Smith and Krept & Konan lead the way with four nominations each for this year's Mobo Awards.


India gears up for big Mars moment 
  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:50:37 GMT 
    India hopes to make history shortly by putting its first satellite in orbit around the Red Planet.
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