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Travelling 2,000 miles to cook for strangers

BBC World News feed - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 19:28
Ghafoor Hussain travels 2,000 miles to cook dinner for migrants on the Greek island of Lesbos.

Ghana's autistic models turn heads and win awards

BBC World News feed - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 19:16
They've won awards and been made brand ambassadors in Ghana, after experiencing prejudice at school.

Male make-up: Korean men have started a beauty revolution

BBC World News feed - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 19:10
Men in South Korea spend more on skincare per person than men anywhere else in the world.

Wind Games 2018: The indoor skydivers defying gravity

BBC World News feed - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 14:53
The Wind Games have been held in the Spanish town of Empuriabrava to find the best indoor skydivers.

US police officer run over by car thieves

BBC World News feed - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 06:02
The driver stopped at nothing to escape the police and avoid capture.

Winter Olympics 2018: Slovenia's flying man

BBC World News feed - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 03:23
Peter Prevc from Slovenia is the first man to ski jump over 250m and says breaking the World Record was 'just amazing'.

Dead Sea: Could sinkholes' eerie beauty draw tourists?

BBC World News feed - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 19:27
There are about 6,500 sinkholes in the area which caused devastation in their wake.

Charleroi: Ugliest city in the world?

BBC World News feed - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 19:19
Being labelled 'ugly' brought curious visitors to the Belgian city

4,400-year-old tomb discovered in Egypt

BBC World News feed - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 12:06
The tomb is believed to belong to an ancient priestess.

ICYMI: Peacock, flooding and a 'super Moon'

BBC World News feed - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 00:11
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How two gay penguins inspired a children's play

BBC World News feed - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 00:10
The story of two male penguins who fostered a baby penguin has inspired a new show.

Trucking on Siberia's risky ice roads

BBC World News feed - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 20:59
From November to April, truckers deliver vital supplies to remote villages in Russia's Yakutia region.

Hilary Knight: Olympic hockey player tackling body image

BBC World News feed - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 20:38
Hilary Knight will be competing as part of the US women's hockey team in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Why #MeToo isn't taking off in West Africa

BBC World News feed - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 19:24
Women in many African countries still feel unable to speak out about sexual abuse.

When France said ‘non’ to Britain

BBC World News feed - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 19:09
In 1963 the French President, Charles de Gaulle, vetoed Britain’s entry to the European Economic Community.

Searching for a cult leader

BBC World News feed - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 19:03
Does paradise exist? Reporter Ben Zand travels to Costa Rica to meet alternative communities.

The life-like Netflix advertisement turning heads

BBC World News feed - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 18:57
A Netflix advertisement resembling a human trapped in plastic is drawing attention in West Hollywood.

Sean Spicer on having Trump as boss

BBC World News feed - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 17:57
The former White House press secretary tells the BBC the president usually stood by him when he made mistakes.

Syrian refugee child survives being abandoned in blizzard

BBC World News feed - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 12:03
Meet the little Syrian refugee who made it out alive after most of her family froze to death on the way to Lebanon.

Ballet dancer playing Romeo proposes to real-life Juliet

BBC World News feed - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 11:37
Ksenia Zakharova and Nikolay Maltsev were taking a bow after a performance when it happened.