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    Brexiteers in warning to German business

    Brexiteers in warning to German business


    German firms are told they will pay a "high price" if the EU makes life hard for the UK over...

    German firms are told they will pay a "high price" if the EU makes life hard for the UK over Brexit.
    The Gambia's Yahya Jammeh 'to quit and leave'

    The Gambia's Yahya Jammeh 'to quit and leave'


    The Gambian strongman Yahya Jammeh has agreed to step down, officials involved in negotiations...

    The Gambian strongman Yahya Jammeh has agreed to step down, officials involved in negotiations say.
    Donald Trump inauguration speech was ‘angriest ever’

    Donald Trump inauguration speech was ‘angriest ever’


    An expert in US politics has claimed President Donald Trump’s inauguration speech was the angriest he had ever...

    An expert in US politics has claimed President Donald Trump’s inauguration speech was the angriest he had ever heard.
    US President Donald Trump's first speech

    US President Donald Trump's first speech


    It was 20 minutes long and touched on jobs, patriotism, rebuilding, radical Islam and winning. We have boiled it down to two and a...

    It was 20 minutes long and touched on jobs, patriotism, rebuilding, radical Islam and winning. We have boiled it down to two and a half.
    Barack Obama: 'Yes we did, yes we can'

    Barack Obama: 'Yes we did, yes we can'


    Former US President Obama addresses staff and supporters before heading off on holiday to...

    Former US President Obama addresses staff and supporters before heading off on holiday to California.
    Compare 2017 and 2009

    Compare 2017 and 2009


    It's been eight years since a new president took the oath of office at the US Capitol. Here's some side by side comparisons of Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009 and Donald Trump's in...

    It's been eight years since a new president took the oath of office at the US Capitol. Here's some side by side comparisons of Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009 and Donald Trump's in 2017,
    Donald Trump: 'America first, America first'

    Donald Trump: 'America first, America first'


    "A new vision will govern... it's going to be only America first, America first", the US president told the crowd at his...

    "A new vision will govern... it's going to be only America first, America first", the US president told the crowd at his inauguration.
    Trump: 'People became the rulers of this nation again'

    Trump: 'People became the rulers of this nation again'


    Donald Trump said his inauguration day would be known as the day "the people became the rulers of this nation...

    Donald Trump said his inauguration day would be known as the day "the people became the rulers of this nation again".
    Trump tracker: Can he deliver?

    Trump tracker: Can he deliver?


    Donald Trump begins his presidency with a far lower approval rating than his three predecessors. Can he turn that...

    Donald Trump begins his presidency with a far lower approval rating than his three predecessors. Can he turn that around?
    Full text of speech

    Full text of speech


    The full speech delivered by new US President Donald Trump after taking the oath of...

    The full speech delivered by new US President Donald Trump after taking the oath of office.
    World news in one minute

    World news in one minute


    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a...

    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
    Gambia political crisis: What happens next?

    Gambia political crisis: What happens next?


    The Gambia is in crisis, with long-time leader Yahya Jammeh refusing to step down and allow the elected leader to take...

    The Gambia is in crisis, with long-time leader Yahya Jammeh refusing to step down and allow the elected leader to take power.
    Survivors pulled from avalanche hotel after two days

    Survivors pulled from avalanche hotel after two days


    Rescue workers cheer as they pulled the first survivors from the buried ruins of the Italian...

    Rescue workers cheer as they pulled the first survivors from the buried ruins of the Italian hotel.
    Africa's top shots

    Africa's top shots


    A selection of the best photos from across Africa this...

    A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
    Borderline behaviour

    Borderline behaviour


    A website is juxtaposing selfie-takers at a Holocaust memorial with concentration camp scenes, but is there a right way to behave at such...

    A website is juxtaposing selfie-takers at a Holocaust memorial with concentration camp scenes, but is there a right way to behave at such sites?
    East Timor punished for changing birth certificates to hire Brazilian players

    East Timor punished for changing birth certificates to hire Brazilian players


    The national team of East Timor is found to have fielded 12 ineligible Brazilian players across as many as 36 matches after changing birth and baptism...

    The national team of East Timor is found to have fielded 12 ineligible Brazilian players across as many as 36 matches after changing birth and baptism documents.
    Melbourne car deaths: Mobile footage shows driver

    Melbourne car deaths: Mobile footage shows driver


    A bystander films the driver of a car arrested in Melbourne in connection with the death of three pedestrians struck by a...

    A bystander films the driver of a car arrested in Melbourne in connection with the death of three pedestrians struck by a vehicle.
    'I saw dead children'

    'I saw dead children'


    An eyewitness relives the horror of an erroneous bombing by Nigeria's military of a camp for displaced...

    An eyewitness relives the horror of an erroneous bombing by Nigeria's military of a camp for displaced people.
    Getting it right

    Getting it right


    When children in Shanghai took part in the Pisa tests of educational attainment, the world was shocked by their maths results. Should the rest of the world be teaching maths the same...

    When children in Shanghai took part in the Pisa tests of educational attainment, the world was shocked by their maths results. Should the rest of the world be teaching maths the same way?
    7 days quiz

    7 days quiz


    A weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7...

    A weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
    The granny solution

    The granny solution


    In France, some students are snapping up cheap rents in exchange for helping old people out in their...

    In France, some students are snapping up cheap rents in exchange for helping old people out in their homes
    'Huge leap' in prostate cancer testing

    'Huge leap' in prostate cancer testing


    A quarter of men "could be spared invasive prostate biopsies" if gland was scanned...

    A quarter of men "could be spared invasive prostate biopsies" if gland was scanned first.
    Intimate questions

    Intimate questions


    A transgender woman who offered people the chance to ask "invasive questions" on an internet forum has been overwhelmed by the...

    A transgender woman who offered people the chance to ask "invasive questions" on an internet forum has been overwhelmed by the response.
    Happy hookah

    Happy hookah


    Lebanon's capital Beirut has had a troubled past, but it's now becoming the Middle East's tech...

    Lebanon's capital Beirut has had a troubled past, but it's now becoming the Middle East's tech hub.
    'Born to move'

    'Born to move'


    Many of the bosses at the World Economic Forum in Davos are not just obsessed by corporate success, but also physical...

    Many of the bosses at the World Economic Forum in Davos are not just obsessed by corporate success, but also physical fitness.
    'Martyrs of marriage'

    'Martyrs of marriage'


    In India, where crimes against women are rampant, a female activist speaks up for harassed...

    In India, where crimes against women are rampant, a female activist speaks up for harassed men.
    Finding home

    Finding home


    The man whose Google Earth hunt inspired a Hollywood film says his life has changed once...

    The man whose Google Earth hunt inspired a Hollywood film says his life has changed once more.
    Lords of the ruins

    Lords of the ruins


    Photographs taken by BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen as he takes a journey through eastern Aleppo's largely deserted...

    Photographs taken by BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen as he takes a journey through eastern Aleppo's largely deserted streets.
    Alkaline swindle

    Alkaline swindle


    Naima Houder-Mohammed believed Robert O Young, the father of the alkaline diet, could cure her. It didn't turn out as she...

    Naima Houder-Mohammed believed Robert O Young, the father of the alkaline diet, could cure her. It didn't turn out as she hoped.
    Virus lottery: What could be next epidemic?

    Virus lottery: What could be next epidemic?


    Scientists have shortlisted three little-known diseases that they think could become the next global health...

    Scientists have shortlisted three little-known diseases that they think could become the next global health emergency.
    In pictures: Prize pigeons

    In pictures: Prize pigeons


    Photographs from inside a Turkish pigeon auction in...

    Photographs from inside a Turkish pigeon auction in Sanliurfa.
    Ways world could change

    Ways world could change


    Seven ways Donald Trump's presidency could change the US and its relationship with the...

    Seven ways Donald Trump's presidency could change the US and its relationship with the world.
    Week in pictures: 7-13 January 2017

    Week in pictures: 7-13 January 2017


    A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past...

    A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.