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Anger on streets over royal wedding row – BBC News

Theresa May has entered into the debate about “aggressive begging” in Windsor ahead of the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. The prime minister said she disagreed with council leader Simon Dudley, who urged police to tackle the issue before the St George’s Chapel ceremony on 19 May. The BBC visits Windsor to find out what people there think. ...

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Is this safest place in the world? BBC News

A special vault has been built in the Arctic to store thousands of seeds, as scientists fear the impact of climate change and prolonged conflicts could have devastating consequences on food crops around the world. Subscribe to BBC News HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Check out our website: http://www.bbc.com/news Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bbcworldnews Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bbcworld Instagram: http://instagram.com/bbcnews source

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Canada officially apologises: BBC News Review

More here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/course/newsreview/unit-1/session-31 In 1864, five First Nation chiefs were tried and hanged over the killing of 14 white settlers. Now the Canadian prime minister has apologised to the indigenous Tshilhqot’in people. Neil and Dan bring you the language you need to talk about this story. Key words and phrases exonerates officially states someone is not guilty unjustly unfairly overdue ...

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The Disruptors – BBC News

The space race of the Cold War pitted the world’s two superpowers against one another to explore what lies beyond Earth. Now anyone with enough money and enterprise can get there. But this race isn’t between countries – it’s between companies. Tim Bowler reports #bbcnews #disruptors Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog source

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Hinglish taught in UK ‘for first time’ – BBC News

Students in the UK are being taught a new language that is a mixture of Hindi and English. Portsmouth College is thought to be running the first Hinglish course in the country. India is the seventh largest economy and the hybrid language is widely spoken in the business community. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog source

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Syria air strikes: Latest updates- BBC News

The US, UK and France have carried out air and missile strikes in Syria in retaliation for a suspected chemical weapons attack last Saturday The US says three targets were struck – a research facility in Damascus and storage facilities near Homs Russia said missiles were also aimed at other targets but many were intercepted by air defences President Trump ...

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Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancee on his murder – BBC News

Hatice Cengiz says she waited for hours for her fiancee, Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, outside of the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. The Saudi journalist was killed in the Kingdom’s embassy in Istanbul on 2 October. He had gone to the consulate to obtain documents proving he was divorced from his ex-wife. Turkish officials have said the journalist was tortured and ...

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