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  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:40:59 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.


VIDEO: Film features plight of African park 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:22:06 GMT 
    The lethal realities of life in Virunga National Park are the subject of a British documentary which has just had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York.


VIDEO: Sudan hopes for bird-watching boost 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:34:06 GMT 
    Environmental campaigners in Sudan are promoting the country as a tourist destination for bird watchers in a bid to boost revenue, which could then be used to protect nesting sites and rare birds from extinction.


VIDEO: Calm returns to Rio favela after riots 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:07:33 GMT 
    The BBC's Wyre Davies visits the Pavaozinho complex the day after riots broke out following the death of a young man allegedly beaten by police.


VIDEO: Upcycling: Ethical way to do fashion 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:47:20 GMT 
    There is a drive to get us to be more ethical when it comes to buying clothes - and it involves spending less and recycling more.


Set of human glass eyes auctioned 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:49:27 GMT 
    A set of 74 antique prosthetic human glass eyes is auctioned in Lichfield.


Blood 'is not from headless king' 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:07:24 GMT 
    An elaborately decorated gourd thought to contain the blood of French King Louis XVI may not be authentic, scientists say.


Cost of recalls hits GM profits 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:09:43 GMT 
    General Motors sees first quarter profits hit by a $1.3bn charge to cover the cost of a huge recall of cars over defective ignition switches


Barclays wins pay package vote 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:24:31 GMT 
    Barclays shareholders vote to approve the bank's remuneration package, which includes higher bonuses despite a 30% fall in profits.


Warhol works found on Amiga disks 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 11:24:28 GMT 
    A dozen previously unknown works created by Andy Warhol have been recovered from 30-year-old Amiga disks.


Amazon profits thin as expenses jump 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:50:40 GMT 
    Internet retailer Amazon reports a 32% jump in profit to $108m in the first quarter, but investors worry over increasing expenses.


Tarantino Gawker case dismissed 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:00:14 GMT 
    A judge dismisses Quentin Tarantino's attempt to sue gossip website Gawker for $1m for helping to leak his The Hateful Eight screenplay.


Third Hobbit film title changed 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:11:26 GMT 
    Director Peter Jackson reveals he has changed the title of the final film in his Hobbit trilogy from There and Back Again to The Battle of the Five Armies.


Mystery of dazzling supernova solved 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:21:42 GMT 
    An exceptionally bright supernova that baffled scientists has been explained - its light is amplified by another galaxy acting as a "lens".


UK team to shoot for fusion record 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:38:27 GMT 
    The director of a UK science facility says it could set a new world record in nuclear fusion by the end of the decade.
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