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Video: Residents in eastern Mosul attempt to return to semblance of normality

Monday, 16 January 2017 1:04 PM

As fighting goes on between ISIL militants and Iraqi soldiers in the city of Mosul, many people in eastern districts recaptured by government forces are attempting to return to some kind of normal daily life.

Politics & Economics»

Video: Jobs for Syrian refugees in Jordan

Monday, 16 January 2017 12:58 PM

Most refugees do not have the right to work. In Jordan they're running an experiment to find out what happens when they are given that right.

Sport»

Video: Questions surround unfinished football stadium in Gabon

Monday, 16 January 2017 12:58 PM

Gabon's government has spent hundreds of millions of dollars on stadiums for the 2017 Africa Cup Of Nations.

Politics & Economics»

Video: US airlines cut back on Cuba flights for economic reasons

Monday, 16 January 2017 12:58 PM

US courer company FedEx has added Havana to its network, two years after Cuba’s diplomatic relations with the US were announced.

Healthcare»

Video: Egyptians seek ancient cures amid medicine crisis

Sunday, 15 January 2017 12:47 PM

As Egypt's currency drop has hit the cost of medicine, people are turning to herbal remedies to cure their ailments.

Politics & Economics»

Video: Violent gangs threaten refugees in Greece

Sunday, 15 January 2017 12:47 PM

Refugees who fled to Greece for safety are facing a new threat. Violent gangs are intimidating and extorting asylum seekers in camps.

Technology»

Video: Apple planning to develop original TV, movie content - report

Sunday, 15 January 2017 12:47 PM

Apple is planning to build a significant new business in original television shows and movies.

Technology»

Video: Why Twitter should kick Donald Trump off

Sunday, 15 January 2017 12:45 PM

Stockwits co-founder and Chairman Howard Lindzon discusses the impact of President-Elect Donald Trump's tweets on Twitter and whether they can monetize his use of the company's product.

Leisure»

This US$21,500 wristwatch is made out of Swiss cheese

Thursday, 12 January 2017 10:31 AM

In protest of new regulations that determine whether or not a watch can be labelled 'Swiss made', H. Moser has created 'the most Swiss watch ever'

Arts»

Video: La La Land leads the way at this year's BAFTA nominations

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 1:02 PM

La La Land leads the way at this year's British Academy Film and TV Awards in 11 categories.

Healthcare»

Video: Smoking deaths to rise a third by 2030 - WHO

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 1:01 PM

Smoking will kill a third more people per year by 2030, and it costs the global economy more than $1 trillion per annum, a World Health Organisation study said Tuesday.

Technology»

Video: Snapchat picks London despite Brexit

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 1:01 PM

Messaging app Snapchat says it will make London the home of its international operations, delivering another vote of confidence in Britain's tech standing as the country prepares to leave the European Union.

Sport»

Video: FIFA to expand World Cup to 48 teams in 2026

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 1:01 PM

FIFA, football's international governing body, will expand the World Cup to 48 teams, adding 16 extra nations to the 2026 tournament.

Leisure»

The James Bond of Philanthropy: Charles 'Chuck' Feeney

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 9:41 AM

Think Bill Gates and Warren Buffet have given a lot to charity? Think again…

Transport»

Video: VW faces new legal headaches in US, UK

Tuesday, 10 January 2017 1:12 PM

British law firm Harcus Sinclair UK said Monday it was launching legal action in Britain against German carmaker Volkswagen, seeking compensation for British drivers affected by the diesel emissions scandal.


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