Global News

BBC  |  News , ±29 min episodes every 13 hours
The best stories, interviews and on the spot reporting from around the world including highlights from News hour, The World Today and World Briefing. Up to 30 minutes compiled twice a day from the 24 hour News coverage from the BBC World Service.
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US Bombers Fly Close to North Korea's East Coast

US Bombers fly close to North Korea's east coast. North Korea's foreign minister tells UN that sanctions won't force his country to change its nuclear policy. Also, hundreds of civilians flee from the Democratic Republic of Congo to Zambia because of increased violence.
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7pm

PM Sets Out Vision for Brexit

Theresa May calls for a 2 year transition period after Britain leaves the EU. Also, we look ahead to the German elections, we report from Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria, and visit an exhibition celebrating the work of Jean-Michel Basquiat.
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11am

Uber Stripped of London Licence

Transport for London says Uber is not "fit and proper" to hold a London private hire operator licence. Also: British PM urges two-year Brexit transition deal and octopuses are surprisingly social.
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7pm

Amps up sanctions

The US targets individuals and firms, including banks, that trade with North Korea. Also, the search continues for survivors of the Mexico earthquake, and the French chef who no longer wants his Michelin three stars.
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11am

South Korea to Send Humanitarian Aid to North

Seoul plans to provide $8m through UN programmes aimed at children, pregnant women and improving medical supplies. Also: Mexico has appealed for international help following Tuesday's devastating earthquake and a "stop-smoking" campaign in UK backs e-cigarettes.
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7pm

A big earthquake has struck central Mexico

Prolonged shaking sent thousands running into the streets of the capital for safety. Also: President Trump condemns Iran and North Korea at the UN, and we hear about a new softer robot with far ranging possibilities
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10am

Hurricane Maria Regains Strength After Battering Dominica

Devastating hurricane has powered back to category Five strength after pounding Caribbean island of Dominica.Also, Aung San Suu Kyi speaks out on the Rohingya crisis, millions of Yemenis face famine and cholera, remembering 'the man who saved the world', and what's the secret of happiness ?
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6pm

Trump says UN Not Reaching Its Potential

The US president Donald Trump has said the United Nations could become stronger if all worked together. Also: Maria an 'extremely dangerous' hurricane and cyclist breaks around the world record.
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10am

Donald Trump's First Official Visit to the UN

How will UN respond to US President's address ?Also, controversy in Turkey over new school curriculum that emphasises religion, Eastern Caribbean braces itself for new hurricane, Nigerian teacher honoured by UN for educating children of Islamist fighters and government soldiers, and 'The Handmaid's Tale' wins top drama awards at the Emmys.

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