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  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:38:15 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.

VIDEO: 'Most Earth-like planet yet' found 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:39:18 GMT 
    A planet that is close in size to the Earth and that could hold water on its surface has been identified by the Kepler telescope.

VIDEO: Babylab studies development of ADHD 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:22:51 GMT 
    Scientists at a London laboratory carry out tests to try to discover how and why some people develop Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

VIDEO: 'We want to be part of Russia' 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:24:18 GMT 
    The BBC's Natalia Antelava visits a camp site of the self-declared people's Republic of Donetsk.

VIDEO: Jerusalem's holy sites in 2.5 minutes 
  Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:52:16 GMT 
    Guided tour of Jerusalem's holiest sites in two-and-a-half minutes.

Female cave insects have 'penises' 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:51:03 GMT 
    Female insects with 'penises' have been discovered in Brazil - the first example of an animal with sex-reversed genitalia.

Gold found in Indian man's stomach 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:51:01 GMT 
    A stack of 12 bars of gold were recovered from the stomach of a businessman in the Indian capital, Delhi, a surgeon treating him tells the BBC.

US banking giants see mixed results 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:34:30 GMT 
    US banking giant Goldman Sachs reports a drop in net earnings while Morgan Stanley sees profits jump.

Weibo shares surge on US debut 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:10:20 GMT 
    Shares in China's largest Twitter-like service, Weibo, went up by almost 20% on the first day of its listing in the US, despite a disappointing start.

German media boss criticises Google 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:20:24 GMT 
    In an open letter to Google's Eric Schmidt the boss of German publishing firm Axel Springer says it is afraid of the search giant.

Lavabit loses contempt appeal 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:37:07 GMT 
    A US appeals court upholds a contempt of court ruling against the secure email service provider Lavabit used by whistleblower Edward Snowden.

Kelpies lit up for launch event 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:41:52 GMT 
    The Kelpies, a massive new art installation overlooking the M9 near Falkirk, are lit up as part of a pyrotechnic launch event.

Easter funeral for Peaches Geldof 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:04:22 GMT 
    Peaches Geldof's funeral is to be held on Easter Monday at the church where she was married and her mother's funeral held, her family says.

Ancient life 'frozen' by impacts 
  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:54:53 GMT 
    Ancient grasses from the Pampas of Argentina were preserved when asteroids struck the area, scientists report.

EU green light for UK carbon project 
  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:12:16 GMT 
    A British project to capture CO2 and bury it under the North Sea looks set to receive a 300m-euro boost from the EU.
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