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Tom Hanks: The film industry will have to change

BBC World News feed - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 11:29
Tom Hanks talks to the BBC about the Harvey Weinstein scandal, saying there will now be a "sea change" in Hollywood.

Myanmar's Kandawgyi Palace hotel destroyed by fire

BBC World News feed - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 10:58
A huge blaze guts an iconic Yangon hotel, as hundreds of firefighters try to contain it.

Whale in beach grave to be dug up in Australia

BBC World News feed - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:25
Buried whale to be dug up by Australian authorities over shark fears.

Malta journalist death: 'My friend has been killed'

BBC World News feed - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:00
A friend of murdered Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia on her death and corruption in Malta.

Monitoring DR Congo's deadly Nyiragongo volcano

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 18:25
Celestin Mahinda's eruption predictions are so good that locals panic if his family leaves town.

What does China's Congress think of Kim Jong-un?

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 18:16
Getting views on Kim Jong-un proved quite a challenge for our correspondent at the Communist Party Congress.

Somalia: Mogadishu bomb victim killed day before graduation

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:48
Maryam Abdullah's father was flying out for her graduation, but ended up attending her funeral.

Rohingya crisis: Refugees tell of 'house by house' killings

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:32
Refugees continue to pour into Bangladesh, adding to the world's fastest-growing humanitarian crisis.

Awkward moments as Sessions questioned by Senate

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:07
The US attorney general appears lost for words as he fields questions connected to the Russia probe.

Tearful Trudeau mourns Canada rock icon

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 14:44
The Canadian prime minister pays tribute to the Tragically Hip frontman as "one of the best of us".

Malta PM 'shocked' by Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 12:34
Joseph Muscat said he was "flabbergasted" when he heard Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed in a car bomb.

Air Berlin plane does 'lap of honour' in Düsseldorf

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 07:56
The incident took place on the bankrupt airline's final long-haul flight.

Bull escapes New York slaughterhouse

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 04:21
It ran around a Brooklyn park before being caught by police.

JJ Abrams: 'Harvey Weinstein can't be a lone operator'

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 03:53
The Star Wars director says he knew producer Harvey Weinstein was a bully

Roselyn Akombe flees Kenya ahead of election re-run

BBC World News feed - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 03:27
Election commissioner Roselyn Akombe explains why she fled Kenya ahead of poll re-run.

Inside Raqqa after IS pushed out

BBC World News feed - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 22:19
The BBC's Feras Kilani was with Syrian Democratic Forces as they took control of the centre of Raqqa, Syria.

No, Islamic State group has not been defeated

BBC World News feed - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 18:46
US-backed forces may be celebrating after taking back another city, but fighting will not end soon.

What's it like to live in North Korea?

BBC World News feed - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 18:22
Four young North Korean defectors explain what life was like back home and what they miss most.

China congress: The Communist slogans praising Xi Jinping

BBC World News feed - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 18:14
Ahead of China's party congress, Beijing is plastered with posters praising leader Xi Jinping.

Driver stun-gunned after race car brawl

BBC World News feed - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 15:49
A fight erupts after one car is driven over another, ending with both drivers being arrested.