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UK's 'hypocrisy' over Russia - front pages

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:40
Claims that European leaders are not being strict enough with Moscow over arms supplies feature on front pages - along with rebuttals from France.
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The curious world of street furniture

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:21
The curious world of England's street furniture
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Labour's Frank Dobson to quit as MP

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:16
Former Labour cabinet member Frank Dobson announces he will stand down as an MP at the general election next year.
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Will MH17 air disaster damage Putin?

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:16
Will MH17 disaster tarnish Putin's reputation?
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Call for greater silica safeguards

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:13
Academics at the University of Stirling call on the Health and Safety Executive to tighten workplace exposure limits on harmful silica dust.
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Leaders hail Glasgow 2014 legacy

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:12
The Prime Minister David Cameron and First Minister Alex Salmond have been focusing on the legacy of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
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VIDEO: The Commonwealth Games in 60 seconds

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:12
As the Commonwealth Games kick off in Glasgow, the BBC explains the background to the action - in 60 seconds.
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The deaths uniting women across the world

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:10
The deaths that unite women across the world
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VIDEO: Heroin antidote offers cities hope

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:02
As the US grapples with a resurgence of heroin addiction, emergency workers and addicts' families are turning to an "antidote" called Naloxone to prevent overdose.
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Fly on the Facebook wall documentary

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:01
How to make a documentary in the social media age
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How many Greek legends were really true?

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:00
How spartan were Spartans? Did the Trojans have a horse?
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Glasgow set for opening ceremony

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 04:00
Athletes from 71 nations will compete in the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, which get under way with the opening ceremony on Wednesday.
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VIDEO: Rodriguez hugs fan who invades pitch

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 03:59
Colombian football star James Rodriguez hugged a fan who invaded the pitch as he was presented as a new player for Real Madrid.
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Suicide car bomb kills 21 in Iraq

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 03:36
A suicide car bomb has killed at least 21 people at a police checkpoint in Baghdad's Kadhimiya district, Iraqi police say.
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Man City U21s walk off in racism row

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 03:29
Manchester City Under-21s walk off in a pre-season friendly in Croatia after an alleged incident of racial abuse.
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Queen's horse fails drugs test

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 03:14
Estimate, a racehorse owned by the Queen, has tested positive for the prohibited substance morphine.
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Lib Dem MP criticised for Gaza tweet

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 03:11
Lib Dem MP David Ward is accused of making "vile comments" on social media about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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Microsoft profit falls on Nokia loss

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 03:00
Technology giant Microsoft reports a 7% fall in profits to $4.6bn in the second quarter, hit by a $692m loss at its newly-acquired Nokia handset division.
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Guest house landlady was stabbed

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 02:35
A guest house landlady in Bridlington who was found dead in one of her rooms died from a single stab wound to the chest, police say.
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Tajik spy charge academic freed

bbc Urdu News - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 02:31
An academic working for a British university has been freed after being held for over a month in Tajikistan on suspi