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Living on the edge: Inside a South Korea border town

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/08/2017 - 18:15
What is life like on South Korea's front line, with Kim Jong-un's artillery just a few miles away?

Taking relatives' bodies for a dance in Madagascar

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/08/2017 - 18:09
The "turning of the bones” is one of the country’s most important and joyful occasions.

Nate floods Alabama and Mississippi

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/08/2017 - 17:25
Cities in the south-eastern United States saw heavy flooding as Storm Nate made landfall.

Las Vegas shooting: Rate of fire - inside America's arsenal

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/08/2017 - 06:00
The rapidity of the gunfire in Las Vegas shocked many - but everyday Americans own these weapons too.

Some news stories that may have passed you by this week.

BBC World News feed - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 20:32
Some news stories that may have passed you by this week.

Inside the ruins of one of Africa’s first 5-star hotels

BBC World News feed - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 18:50
The Ducor hotel in Monrovia, Liberia, used to attract the world's rich and famous. Could it still play a part in Liberia's future?

Rohingya crisis: Born into chaos

BBC World News feed - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 18:48
A Rohingya refugee describes the daily struggle she faces to keep her newborn son alive.

Passengers scramble from flood-hit bus

BBC World News feed - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 14:50
Video shows bus passengers in Nicaragua climbing out of the windows after the vehicle was stranded in floods.

Moscow protesters march towards Kremlin, but blocked by police

BBC World News feed - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 12:45
Supporters of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny are blocked by police in central Moscow.

Tens of thousands attend political rallies over Catalonia

BBC World News feed - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 08:45
Tens of thousands attend political rallies following the disputed Catalan referendum.

Iraq's Hawija: Where have IS fighters gone?

BBC World News feed - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 04:10
Thousands of civilians have fled Hawija, including hundreds of men who are thought to be IS fighters.

Catalan referendum: Yes or No?

BBC World News feed - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 20:44
Catalonia voters reveal which way they went.

How roller skating became a political issue

BBC World News feed - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 18:41
A documentary tells how Venice Beach's roller skating dance scene of the 70s and 80s was shut down after the 1991 Los Angeles riots.

Happy Meme Day, President Putin

BBC World News feed - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 18:35
As Russia's leader turns 65, a new exhibition in Moscow celebrates him in meme form.

Why holidays can be tough for S Korea's LGBT community

BBC World News feed - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 18:13
Many in South Korea's LGBT community fear going home this holiday period.

Las Vegas shooting: Victims face a different kind of trauma

BBC World News feed - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 14:53
When the motive for a massacre is unknown, victims face a different kind of trauma that can last years.

Toronto Zoo's tumbling panda cubs

BBC World News feed - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 13:58
The Canadian zoo releases a compilation video of their giant panda cubs falling and tumbling.

Las Vegas shooting: Tearful reunion after heroism

BBC World News feed - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 12:29
A Canadian woman reunites with the stranger who saved her after she had been shot in Las Vegas.

Huyang trees in China turn to gold

BBC World News feed - Fri, 10/06/2017 - 11:50
This forest of Huyang trees is a big tourist attraction for its autumn leaves.

Trump's prototypes for Mexico border wall appear

BBC World News feed - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 18:07
Construction has begun near San Diego of test models for the president's proposed border wall.