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  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:47:27 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.

VIDEO: Time-lapse shows Costa on move 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:24:33 GMT 
    Time-lapse footage shows the wrecked Italian cruise ship, the Costa Concordia, being towed on its final journey to the port of Genoa for scrapping.

VIDEO: Relatives mourn Israeli soldier deaths 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:41:42 GMT 
    Relatives of soldiers killed in Israel in the on-going fighting with Palestinians have spoken to the BBC as the UN secretary-general calls for an end to the conflict.

VIDEO: Gaza: Why Rafah crossing matters 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:08:53 GMT 
    Lyse Doucet reports on the hardship of life in Gaza and the importance of Rafah Crossing, on the Gaza Egypt border.

VIDEO: Goodluck Jonathan meets girls' parents 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 02:42:26 GMT 
    Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has had his first meeting with the parents of the 219 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist extremists.

White flags stump New York police 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:26:09 GMT 
    Authorities in New York are investigating who raised two large white flags on the towers of the Brooklyn Bridge early on Tuesday.

Video teasing North Korean leader goes viral 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:58:51 GMT 
    Millions watch video poking fun at Kim Jong-un.

Glaxo profits hit by fall in sales 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:41:43 GMT 
    Glaxosmithkline profits fall as the drugs company is hit by a slide in sales and a bribery investigation in China.

Airline route assessments criticised 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:50:08 GMT 
    Safety assessments for risky air routes are "not good enough", the British Airline Pilots Association says.

Porn filter shunned by UK net users 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:30:42 GMT 
    The vast majority of new broadband customers are declining to sign up to "child friendly" filters when prompted to do so by UK service providers.

Windows systems set to be merged 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:31:19 GMT 
    Microsoft announces that it plans to create a single operating system to power smartphones, tablets, PCs and Xbox consoles.

Adele wins damages over photos of son 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:12:45 GMT 
    Lawyers representing Adele's two-year old son, Angelo Adkins, accept a five-figure sum in damages to settle a privacy case over paparazzi photos marking his "milestone moments".

Billy Joel to receive Gershwin prize 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:25:57 GMT 
    Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Billy Joel is to receive the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, the US Library of Congress announces.

Row over 'bonkers' EU energy plan 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:28:08 GMT 
    EU commissioners meet today to agree an energy savings target for 2030 amid serious disagreement about how ambitious it should be.

Bats 'fly by polarised light' 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:43:17 GMT 
    Zoologists find that bats use the pattern of polarised light in the sky at sunset to help them navigate.
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