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Srebrenica survivor: 'The soil is soaked with blood'

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 11:20pm
A man who played dead to escape Srebrenica returns to where hundreds were taken to be killed.

The photographer who became a warrior

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 11:00pm
A photographer reveals how the stereotype of the "strong, black woman" led her to depression and how a warrior helped her accept her vulnerability.

Senators: Kushner 'withheld WikiLeaks and Russia emails'

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:23pm
Senators say Mr Kushner received emails about WikiLeaks in 2016 that he forwarded to the Trump team.

The worst bullies: 'My friends called me Ugly Betty'

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 9:37pm
Bullying by friends is 'really harmful and teachers should take it more seriously', says a victim.

The degrees that make you rich... and the ones that don't

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 9:35pm
Huge numbers of young people are making a big decision about university - and their future income.

A very British weekend

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 9:32pm
From breakfast in bed to dancing at a carnival, showing how the UK spends its time.

Zimbabwe crisis: Reality Check debunks false rumours and fake photos

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 9:08pm
Reality Check looks at the fake news shared online after the military takeover in Zimbabwe.

A failed 'Swedish flag' hoax shows the decline of the extremist 4chan message board

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:37pm
The failure of a 4chan prank shows how the extremist site's influence is on the wane.

The deadly problem with US college fraternities

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:36pm
So far in 2017 four fraternity members have died on US college campuses.

Indonesia's Orang Rimba: Forced to renounce their faith

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:36pm
As the palm oil industry grows, some Orang Rimba have had to abandon their nomadic forest lifestyle.

Coptic Christian: 'I forgive the people who killed my granddaughter Maggie'

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:27pm
Samir Abdo's granddaughter was killed in a terror attack at an Egyptian chapel in 2016.

7 days quiz: Why did the Japanese train leave the station early?

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:24pm
7 days quiz: It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?

The 10-year-old Liberian girl dreaming of Real Madrid

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:24pm
Jessica Quachie was spotted by an academy and now plays in international tournaments against boys.

Why supermarket chiller aisles may soon not be so chilly

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:08pm
A simple innovation is helping to cut supermarkets' refrigeration costs by 15%.

Yemen crisis: Where power cuts threaten babies' lives

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 8:07pm
Hospitals in Yemen could run out of fuel in three weeks. The BBC reports from one of them.

Saudi women on what life's really like

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 6:16pm
Does the world have the right idea about women in Saudi Arabia?

Zimbabwe yearns for change of any kind

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 2:47pm
In the depths of an economic abyss, the political crisis now offers hope to many Zimbabweans.

Sandbach house fire: Mother 'could not go on' without son

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 2:41pm
An inquest hears Kelly-Anne Carter killed herself two weeks after her son Lucas died in a house fire.

Your pictures: Rooftops

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 2:02pm
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "rooftops".

Poor Mahrez! Is this the angriest interview outburst ever?

BBC - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 1:07pm
Algeria head coach Rabah Madjer loses his temper when a journalist asks Leicester City midfielder Riyad Mahrez a question about the team's recent displays.