'Support helped me become chief constable'

'Support helped me become chief constable'

The UK's first black chief constable, Michael Fuller, reflects on his experiences inside the police.
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Students perform Haka for attack victims

Students perform Haka for attack victims

Schools across Christchurch perform the traditional Maori war dance to pay respects to those killed.
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Why Mesut Ozil sent a boy football boots

Why Mesut Ozil sent a boy football boots

A chance photo of a makeshift football shirt changed a Maasai boy's life.
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My life sewing for a 15-inch 'diva'

My life sewing for a 15-inch 'diva'

Puppeteer Mark Mander explains the challenges of creating miniature couture for a very special lady.
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New Zealanders rallying for attack victims

New Zealanders rallying for attack victims

Among those offering support, church-goers are fundraising to help their Muslim neighbours.
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'The river has eaten my land'

'The river has eaten my land'

Thousands of people still live on the Indian island, which has shrunk in size to just 4.5 sq km.
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'My father took a bullet for me'

'My father took a bullet for me'

Ali Adeeba was praying at the Al Noor Mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, when a gunman opened fire.
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Cardiff ready for Grand Slam party

Cardiff ready for Grand Slam party

Watch pubs, hotels and even the match-day male voice choir prepare for rugby's big day.
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Baby polar bear debuts at Berlin zoo

Baby polar bear debuts at Berlin zoo

A baby polar bear takes its first steps in front of the press at Berlin zoo.
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'In football, people do everything for you'

'In football, people do everything for you'

Former Ivory Coast football star Bonaventure Kalou is the latest West African sportsman to make the transfer from sport to politics.
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'I don't want to go back to Syria'

'I don't want to go back to Syria'

Eight-year-old Rouaa used to dream about leaving Lebanon and returning home, but the "shelling and war" there has changed her mind.
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Walkers narrowly avoid cliff collapse

Walkers narrowly avoid cliff collapse

Over 1,000 tonnes of rock and debris fell on East Beach in Dorset, although no-one was injured.
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'The saxophone is life to me'

'The saxophone is life to me'

10-year-old Demilade Adepegba says he can juggle school work and his passion for playing music.
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Christchurch rocked by mosque shootings

Christchurch rocked by mosque shootings

The city in New Zealand is on high alert after shootings at two mosques killed at least 49 people.
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Ice diving: 'An otherworldly experience'

Ice diving: 'An otherworldly experience'

The activity allows you to explore an underwater world below the ice.
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On patrol with Afghan Special Forces

On patrol with Afghan Special Forces

At least 45,000 Afghan police and soldiers have died over the past four years.
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Leo Varadkar's pro-LGBT message for US

Leo Varadkar's pro-LGBT message for US

The openly gay Irish PM called out various forms of discrimination in front of Vice President Mike Pence.
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Shane Williams teaches DJ Welsh anthem

Shane Williams teaches DJ Welsh anthem

Rugby star Shane Williams attempts to teach Radio DJ Scott Mills to sing the Welsh national anthem - to mixed results.
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'We want genuinely free elections in Venezuela'

'We want genuinely free elections in Venezuela'

Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido in BBC interview following sabotage accusations.
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Who is Beto O'Rourke?

Who is Beto O'Rourke?

The former Texas Congressman has announced that he's running for US president in the 2020 election.
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Army is loyal to Maduro out of 'fear'

Army is loyal to Maduro out of 'fear'

The military is not happy with what has been happening in Venezuela, says opposition party deputy.
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False prophets shake South African faith

False prophets shake South African faith

Rape and fraud scandals involving fake pastors have prompted calls for regulation of the church.
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'Rap music is a universal language'

'Rap music is a universal language'

Five rappers from Bradford discuss their passion, friendships and how their city has changed in recent years.
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Thanaka: Myanmar's ancient beauty secret

Thanaka: Myanmar's ancient beauty secret

People in Myanmar have been using thanaka on their faces for generations, but habits are changing.
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One man's knife amnesty

One man's knife amnesty

Faron Paul exchanges vouchers for knives in order to get the blades off the streets of London.
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Brexit 'anger and apathy' in Sunderland

Brexit 'anger and apathy' in Sunderland

As MPs hold crunch votes in parliament, people in pro-Leave Sunderland share their Brexit frustrations.
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Why can't I have my baby in my village?

Why can't I have my baby in my village?

Women from Mamfe Dove in Ghana can't have babies in their village because it's considered taboo.
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'Women can do great things if given a chance'

'Women can do great things if given a chance'

We asked Indians about increasing female representation in national politics.
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Venezuela blackout: 'It's like living in the apocalypse'

Venezuela blackout: 'It's like living in the apocalypse'

Venezuela's blackout has lasted several days and with poverty levels already high and 40C heat, how is the country coping?
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The photos that made Moon landings possible

The photos that made Moon landings possible

Fifty years after the Neil Armstrong moment, these pictures show the value of photography to that mission.
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'Everybody had to run for their lives'

'Everybody had to run for their lives'

Eyewitnesses describe their terror as a building containing a school collapsed in Lagos, Nigeria.
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Students react to admissions scandal

Students react to admissions scandal

Georgetown University was targeted in the scam that helped students get into college through cheating.
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Would Trump make a good comedian?

Would Trump make a good comedian?

Two comedians rate the president's humour after he accused the media of not appreciating his jokes.
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Explaining the Trudeau crisis to a Trump reporter

Explaining the Trudeau crisis to a Trump reporter

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is facing a political crisis. But would it move the needle in the US?
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Why are Algerians still protesting?

Why are Algerians still protesting?

Demonstrations have continued despite Abdelaziz Bouteflika saying he would not stand for a fifth term.
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Ethiopian Airlines CEO wants Max 8 grounded

Ethiopian Airlines CEO wants Max 8 grounded

Tewolde Gebremariam says Boeing's 737 Max 8 aircraft shouldn't fly until their safety is established.
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Rescue operation after Lagos school collapse

Rescue operation after Lagos school collapse

Emergency workers and locals are working to rescue those trapped under the rubble.
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How India's women achievers are shutting down mansplaining

How India's women achievers are shutting down mansplaining

We've all been there. Pretty much every woman knows what it feels like to be "mansplained" or "manterrupted" - when a man explains something to a woman in a condescending or patronising way or cuts her off in the middle of a sentence. Lots of men ...
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'Plastic pollution is kind of like marriage'

'Plastic pollution is kind of like marriage'

Vasu Primlani is an Indian environmentalist and stand-up comedian who promotes issues such as tackling plastic pollution by convincing people that they can save money from it. Hear more about Vasu on the WorklifeIndia podcast.
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The designer turning trash metals into jewellery

The designer turning trash metals into jewellery

Aanchal Sukhija is a sustainable fashion designer, who collects and recycles waste from Indian kabadiwallas (garbage buyers) and turns it into jewellery. Hear more about Aanchal on the WorklifeIndia podcast.
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Cardinal guilty of sex abuse 'had staggering arrogance'

Cardinal guilty of sex abuse 'had staggering arrogance'

A judge in Australia has sentenced senior Catholic Church figure George Pell to six years in jail.
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Meet the robot with 50 facial expressions

Meet the robot with 50 facial expressions

BBC's Africa business editor Larry Madowo went to meet Sophia, one of the world's most famous robots.
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Algeria: Protests continue despite talks

Algeria: Protests continue despite talks

Bouteflika drops fifth term bid and announces talks to oversee the country's political transition, draft a new constitution and set the date for elections.
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Electrifying Kenya's safari experience

Electrifying Kenya's safari experience

Kenya's electricity surplus could be capitalised on by a company reconditioning electric vehicles.
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'Women-only ridesharing restored my hope'

'Women-only ridesharing restored my hope'

With limited mobility, Katy had felt "pretty grey" after enduring an accident and sexual assaults.
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Venezuela police clash with protesters

Venezuela police clash with protesters

Riot police in the capital, Caracas, clash with opposition supporters in a day of rival demonstrations.
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I apologise to Britain, says Shamima Begum's dad

I apologise to Britain, says Shamima Begum's dad

Ahmed Ali spoke to the BBC in a village in Bangladesh - in an interview recorded before he found out Ms Begum's baby son had died.
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Japanese ferry 'hits whale'

Japanese ferry 'hits whale'

En route to Sado Island in the Sea of Japan, the ferry hit what is thought to have been a whale.
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