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35 year old who lives in 1946 - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Ben Sansum is 35. But he lives in 1946. His clothes, his house, the music he listens to - all come from an era before he was even born. BBC News went to meet Ben at home in Cambridgeshire Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/user/bbcnews Check out our website: http://www.bbc.com/news Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bbcnews Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bbcworld Instagram: http://instagram.com/bbcnews
Views: 2568098 BBC News
Jimmy Page: How Stairway to Heaven was written - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Stairway to Heaven was one of the biggest rock songs of the 1970s - loved, imitated and sometimes parodied. Now Led Zeppelin's classic track is back on the turntable, on a re-mastered version of the band's fourth album. 43 years after its release, the song continues to hold a place in many music fans' hearts. Guitarist Jimmy Page gives a personal account of how a rock anthem came together. Camera: Dave O'Neill, Richard Kenny. Editing: Dave O'Neill. Producer: Amanda Bruckshaw 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
Views: 5669258 BBC News
World's 'poorest president' Uruguay's Jose Mujica & his $1m VW
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Subscribe to BBC News HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Uruguay's President Jose Mujica says he has been offered $1m for his vintage Volkswagen Beetle. Mr Mujica, once dubbed "the poorest president in the world" because of his modest lifestyle, said the offer had come from an Arab sheikh. Ben Bland reports. 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
Views: 1369435 BBC News
'You killed a million people in Iraq' George Galloway tells Jacqui Smith - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews George Galloway told a former member of Tony Blair and Gordon Brown's cabinets she killed one million people in Iraq. The former Labour MP, now a Respect MP, turned on Jacqui Smith as they looked ahead to Friday's vote in Parliament on possible UK military action in the Middle East. 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
Views: 988628 BBC News
Brian Cox explains quantum mechanics in 60 seconds - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews British physicist Brian Cox is challenged by the presenter of Radio 4's 'Life Scientific', Jim Al-Khalili, to explain the rules of quantum mechanics in just a minute. Brian succeeds; while conceding that the idea that everything is inherently probabilistic, is challenging. Even Einstein found it difficult. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04hvx9z 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
Views: 885999 BBC News
New York's abandoned island - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews It's one of New York 's best kept secrets. Lying in plain sight of the city is an island which no one has inhabited for more than 50 years. Photographer Christopher Payne shares the secrets of North Brother Island. Archival photographs and maps courtesy New York Correction History Society, New York City Correction Academy, New York Public Library, New York Municipal Archives, UCLA Department of Geography, Benjamin and Gladys Thomas Air Photo Archives, Fairchild Collection. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 289953 BBC News
Blind painter Sargy Mann: Painting with inner vision - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Sargy Mann has been painting all of his professional life, first as a teacher and later as a professional artist. In his mid-30s he developed cataracts on both eyes, eventually leading to total blindness. He continued to paint.Twenty-five years later, Sargy's work is highly sought-after by collectors with paintings regularly selling for upward of £50,000 (US$80,000). He spoke to BBC News about his life and gave an insight into how he continues to work. Video journalists: James Dowd & Matt Margrett 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
Views: 56136 BBC News
Meet Japan's Batman - Chibatman a real life Dark Knight- BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Meets Chibatman - a Japanese man who dresses as Batman to make Japanese people smile and who has become an internet sensation. 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
Views: 2309858 BBC News
Smokejumpers: Into fire with California's elite firefighters - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews The BBC spends a day with California's "smokejumpers", the elite firefighters who parachute into the wilderness to get forest fires under control. Produced by the BBC's Jack Garland. Additional footage courtesy of Ben Elkind and Tye Erwin 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
Views: 414657 BBC News
Kevin Hart takes over BBC Breakfast - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Watch as US comedian Kevin Hart has BBC Breakfast presenters Bill and Susanna in stitches. He discuss his latest film 'Ride Along', his career and his entourage. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 537787 BBC News
The day my pop star wife Selena was killed - Witness - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews On 31 March 1995, at the age of 23, Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a rising Latino superstar, was murdered by her fan club manager in a Corpus Christi motel in Texas. Her death was met with widespread shock and disbelief by her fans. Earlier that year, Selena, as she was known, won a Grammy for her album Selena Live and was widely expected to break through into the US mainstream. Chris Perez, her husband and band member, describes the day his wife was shot by Yolanda Saldivar who was suspected of stealing from her boss. Ms Saldivar was convicted of murder and is serving a life sentence. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 360085 BBC News
Toy car that can reach 70mph (110km/h)..oh and it's roadworthy- BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews A roadworthy version of a children's toy car has been built. John Bitmead constructed an adult-sized copy of a Little Tikes toy car, which takes petrol, has a tax disc, and can reach speeds of up to 70mph (110km/h). Charlotte Stacey reports Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 984483 BBC News
LIFE AS A SOUTH KOREAN BORDER GUARD - BBC NEWS
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Kim Young Hoon, 20, a private in the South Korean Army, talks about what it is like to face the ever present danger from North Korea. In South Korea, military service is compulsory for all young men once they turn 18. The hostile relationship between North and South Korea means new recruits are on constant alert. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 699445 BBC News
London's 'super butlers' who can earn £100k
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews As a city among the world's top three for the super wealthy, London is seeing a growing rise in demand for so-called super butlers. BBC London's Gareth Furby reports the best butlers - who provide special shopping services and specialise in "making things happen" as well as serving meals - can be paid more than £100,000-a-year. "I think I'm pretty super, yeah," admits butler Mark Soar. Andrew Coy of the British Butler Academy, trainee butlers Conor and Eric also appear in this report. 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
Views: 515431 BBC News
Stephen Hawking: 'AI could spell end of the human race'
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Subscribe to BBC News HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Professor Stephen Hawking has told the BBC that artificial intelligence could spell the end for the human race. In an interview after the launch of a new software system designed to help him communicate more easily, he said there were many benefits to new technology but also some risks. 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
Views: 699929 BBC News
India's iconic Ambassador car - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews May this year marked the end of the line of one of India's most loved cars, the Ambassador. Production of the car that was once omnipresent on Indian streets has stopped following falling demand. The move has led to an outpouring of nostalgia among lovers of the Ambassador. Sanjoy Majumder reports on the passing of one of India's best known and trusted icons. 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
Views: 230526 BBC News
Ghetto Kids: 'Dance changed my life' - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Ghetto Kids from Kampala who've become a global online hit - we meet the children dancing their way from Uganda's slums to the stage. Catherine Byaruhanga went to meet them. 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
Views: 475463 BBC News
RARE PHOTOS OF REMOTE TRIBES AT RISK OF DISAPPEARING - BBC NEWS
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Photographer Jimmy Nelson spent over four years documenting 29 cultures and tribes at risk of disappearing, often in remote parts of the world, using a 50-year-old camera. BBC News Picture This looks at his book, Before They Pass Away, a collection of the images he made on this journey. He makes no apologies for the romanticised portrayal of his subjects, telling the BBC that he set out to create iconographic images in order to celebrate the beauty of these cultures and their traditional ways of life. Produced by BBC's Colm O'Molloy. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 141190 BBC News
Stephen Fry: Addiction, Al Pacino, Robin Williams & Philip Seymour Hoffman - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Stephen Fry talks to BBC Breakfast about missing afternoon tea with Hollywood actor Al Pacino, his struggle with drink and drugs. He also remembered the late Robin Williams & Philip Seymour Hoffman. 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
Views: 722821 BBC News
Video: Japan volcano shoots rock & ash on Mount Ontake - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Rescue teams in Japan have resumed their search for survivors of a volcanic eruption on Saturday. At least 31 people are believed to have died when Mount Ontake shot plumes of rock and ash into the air. Hundreds of hikers were on the volcano at the time of the eruption. Most walked down to safety but others were trapped. Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports. 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
Views: 656555 BBC News
Russell Brand & Nigel Farage clash over immigration on Question Time (11/12/2014)
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Comedian Russell Brand and UKIP leader Nigel Farage debate whether Britain is becoming overcrowded due to immigration. 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
Views: 600322 BBC News
Are electronic cigarettes safe? BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Is there any medical evidence which proves that electronic cigarettes are bad for your health? Figures suggest the number of people using electronic cigarettes in Britain has trebled in the past 2 years. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 324128 BBC News
Paralysed man walks after cell surgery - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews *This report contains scenes of surgery* A paralysed man has been able to walk again after a pioneering therapy that involved transplanting cells from his nasal cavity into his spinal cord. Darek Fidyka, who was paralyzed from the chest down in a knife attack in 2010, can now walk using a frame. The treatment, a world first, was carried out by surgeons in Poland in collaboration with scientists in London. The Panorama special - To Walk Again is on BBC One tonight at 10:35. 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
Views: 102120 BBC News
Climber films 20m crevasse fall in Himalayas - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Watch this dramatic video as seriously injured US climber John All struggles to survive after falling 70 feet (20m) into a crevasse in the Himalayas. He broke several ribs and fractured an arm. Crevasse video and stills courtesy of: Dr John All/America Climber Science Programme' Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 2692916 BBC News
The man who saved 600 people during Rwanda genocide - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews 20 years ago UN peacekeeper Capt Mbaye Diagne took huge risks to save 600 people as Rwanda descended into the madness of genocide. This is his story. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 30591 BBC News
What’s it like being a cat? BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews N.B. Certain parts of this film don't have any audio. Cats are at a crucial point in their evolutionary journey as they transform from solitary hunters to domestic pets, a study by the BBC and the Royal Veterinary College has revealed. Our felines are adapting quickly to life in densely-packed cities, changing their behaviour to fit in with our 21st Century lives. They are time-sharing territory with other cats, killing less prey and learning to communicate with each other and people, research for BBC Two's Cat Watch 2014 found. In the first of a three-part series on the lives of modern domestic cats, we look at how our pets experience 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
Views: 331606 BBC News
When BBC weather forecast goes wrong: Bloopers & funny incidents
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Here are some of the funniest moments & incidents from 2014. Happy holidays and a Happy New Year! 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
Views: 575648 BBC News
Chinese caligraphy: When children forget how to write - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Along with gunpowder and paper, many people in China consider the creation of calligraphy to be one of their primary contributions to civilisation. But is Chinese handwriting becoming a relic of history? As Celia Hatton reports from Beijing, many people there are forgetting how to write their own language. 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
Views: 83677 BBC News
Higgs boson explained in 120 seconds - BBC Radio 4 - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Peter Higgs explains the Higgs boson on the Radio 4 Programme Life Scientific . Listen to the full interview with Peter Higgs on The Life Scientific on BBC Radio 4 http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03vdx7m Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 173095 BBC News
80 years married and still in love - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews A couple who met in 1928 are celebrating their 80th wedding anniversary today and tell the BBC why they're still in love. 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
Views: 83162 BBC News
Flam: The most beautiful train journey in the world? BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews One of the most beautiful railways in the world has had one of its most successful summers on record. The 20km train ride from Flam, at the end of the Unesco-protected Aurlandsfjord, through precipices and past huge waterfalls to a height of 866m at Myrdal, in Western Norway, is regarded as an engineering marvel because of the steep gradient. BBC News took a ride in the company of veteran guard Knut Kvamme. Video Journalist: Malcolm Brabant 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
Views: 242026 BBC News
Ebola Virus: Film reveals scenes of horror in Liberia - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews There have now been more than 4,800 reported deaths from Ebola, with Liberia the worst affected country. Around 50 new cases are being reported every day in the capital Monrovia. Gabriel Gatehouse reports from Monrovia on the risks frontline workers are facing. 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
Views: 1980099 BBC News
'Governments are intentionally misleading us' on Malaysia plane - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews In a powerful interview the partner of Philip Wood, a passenger on #MH370, said the search for the flight 'feels like an intentional series of distractions'. Sarah Bajc wants the authorities to withdraw the original statement about the flight being down due to 'new evidence'. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 108071 BBC News
Boston Marathon: Meet the first woman to run it - BBC News
 
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In 1967, the American athlete Kathrine Switzer, became the first woman to run the Boston Marathon. At the time, athletics officials believed women were incapable of running more than a mile and a half. After crossing the finishing line, Switzer was disqualified. It was an experience that turned her into a campaigner for women's sport. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 60251 BBC News
HOW AN AGEING POPULATION WILL CHANGE THE WORLD - BBC NEWS
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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 The number of people across the world over 65 years old will triple by 2050, drastically altering some countries' demographic make-up, according to a new report by the Pew Research Center. The BBC's David Botti takes a look at the numbers in this week's edition of Face Facts.
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Mo Asumang: Confronting racism face-to-face - BBC News
 
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Mo Asumang, daughter of a black Ghanaian father and a white German mother, talks to BBC News about her experiences making her new documentary, The Aryans, in which she confronts racists, both in Germany and among the Ku Klux Klan in America. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 4412332 BBC News
Inside 'world's most dangerous' hospital in Guatemala
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews ***This report contains some disturbing images*** An undercover BBC investigation into conditions at a mental health institution in Guatemala has revealed patient suffering and abuse at the hands of those meant to care for them. Federico Mora Hospital has been described by campaigners as the world's most abusive and dangerous mental health institution. In 2012, Guatemala was ordered by an American Human Rights Commission to make emergency improvements to the Federico Mora Hospital to "save lives". The government promised to comply. But an undercover BBC investigation found little has changed. The government defends conditions in the hospital, says it has begun improving mental health care in the country and has ordered an investigation into sexual abuse claims. Report by Chris Rogers 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
Views: 1425044 BBC News
Taiwan's most unusual philanthropist? BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Meet Chen Shu-chu, the 63-year-old vegetable vendor who has quietly donated over 10 million Taiwanese dollars ($350,000) to her hometown. No matter how much money she makes, she spends no more than a few dollars a day on herself so that she can give away the rest. Her generosity has made many people wonder how someone who earns such a modest living selling vegetables, could give away so much.The BBC's Cindy Sui went to Taitung find out. 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
Views: 29152 BBC News
Apple accused of failing to protect workers
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews A BBC investigation for Panorama has exposed poor working conditions at factories making Apple products in China. The undercover team secretly filmed the iPhone production line and found Apple's promises to protect workers were routinely broken. One undercover reporter – making parts for Apple computers – had to work eighteen days without a day off. Other workers were filmed falling asleep. Apple say they will investigate any concerns brought to them. Richard Bilton reports. 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
Views: 1067944 BBC News
Sheikh Mohammed driving around Dubai with BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Take a look as Dubai's ruler, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, takes the BBC's Jon Sopel for a drive around Dubai. Find out how many mobile phones he has and what's the best way to reach him. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 1588809 BBC News
Record breaking twins meet after 78 years apart - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Twin sisters, who have spent 78 years apart have been reunited. Elizabeth Hamel and Ann Hunt were separated as babies when Ann was put up for adoption. The women met in California after the longest period of separation ever recorded for twins. 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
Views: 345807 BBC News
Chinese pianist prodigy Yuja Wang talks to BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews The Chinese pianist, Yuja Wang has been described as one of the most important artists of her generation, and her teacher has attributed her success in part to her charisma. She had her first lessons when she was six, and left Beijing on her own to study in Canada and the US when she was still a teenager. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 208145 BBC News
Nigeria's 'hero doctor' who spotted Ebola - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews With a population of more than 170 million, Nigeria is Africa's most populous nation. Partly due to the diligence of Dr Ameyo Stella Adadevoh, who identified Patrick Sawyer as having the virus and stopped him from spreading it, Ebola has been officially defeated in Nigeria. 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
Views: 28526 BBC News
AUSTRALIA'S DEADLIEST NATURAL HAZARD: RIPTIDES - BBC NEWS
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Statistics suggest treacherous Australian ocean currents kill more people every year than all of those combined. They're known as riptides. They sweep people hundreds of metres away from the shore in just seconds. Now new techniques are being used to identify the danger - as Phil Mercer reports. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
Views: 53227 BBC News
Malala's story - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Malala's very first interview after the shooting was with the BBC's Mishal Husain. Here's what she told Mishal last October: 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
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Inside Mexico's feared Sinaloa drugs cartel - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Mexico's war on drugs has claimed the lives of tens of thousands of people in the past decade. Countless attempts by authorities to stem the violence have so far failed. Mexico's President, Enrico Pena Nieto promised a lower-profile approach to tackling the cartels, focussing on local level gang members. To see if this approach has been working. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
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MEET THE SWORDSMITH OF BALTIMORE - BBC NEWS
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Ever wonder how the old weapons you see on stage and screen are made? Blacksmith Matt Stagmer may have played an important role in some of your favourite films. At the ranging workshops of Baltimore Knife & Sword - a company he co-owns with his brother Kerry - Matt works for collectors, theatre companies, film producers, even video game designers to breathe life into the legendary swords of history, literature and myth.
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The day a nation buried WW2 leader Winston Churchill - Witness - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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 On 30 January 1965, Britain's wartime leader Sir Winston Churchill was buried after a full state funeral. His granddaughter, Emma Soames, was just 14 years old at the time and remembers the day vividly. Witness is a World Service radio programme of the stories of our times told by the people who were there.
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19 year old invents quick charging battery - BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Last year, Eesha Khare invented a super-capacitor that charges more quickly and stores more energy than a conventional battery. Subscribe http://www.youtube.com/bbcnews 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
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How big is 'soccer' in the US? BBC News
 
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Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Benjamin Zand is living in six US cities over six months as part of BBC Pop Up. In every city, he has tried to find a place to watch his beloved Liverpool team, and to play a competitive game or two. While living in Boulder, he found diversity on the pitch - a contrast to the rest of the city, which felt overwhelmingly white. He talks to players and fans about what football means to Colorado. 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
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