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VIDEO: 7/7 survivor meets officer who saved her 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:36:08 GMT 
    Gill Hicks, a survivor of the 7/7 bombings, has a surprise reunion with the police officer who pulled her from the wreckage that day.


VIDEO: How spies eavesdrop on secret talks 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:10:38 GMT 
    BBC Arabic's Reda El Mawy reports on fears that sensitive talks on Iran's nuclear programme could be being spied on.


VIDEO: Battle scars: Gaza war's legacy 
  Sun, 05 Jul 2015 21:53:43 GMT 
    One year on, Lyse Doucet speaks to a 12-year-old boy who survived a defining moment of the 2014 war between Israeli forces and Palestinian militant groups in Gaza.


VIDEO: Ending extreme poverty in Africa 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:31:39 GMT 
    The BBC's Mike Wooldridge reports from Uganda on the progress of the Millennium Village project.


VIDEO: Service held for Srebrenica victims 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:55:06 GMT 
    A service has been held at Westminster Abbey to remember more than 8,000 Muslim men and boys from Srebrenica killed by Bosnian Serb forces 20 years ago.


David v Goliath as islands dispute goes to court 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 20:07:20 GMT 
    The South China Sea dispute goes to a UN tribunal on Tuesday, but so far China has refused to take part.


48 hours to keep Greece in euro 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:54:10 GMT 
    Greece's economy minister tells me, in an exclusive interview, how the Syriza government hopes to keep his country in the euro, after the "no" vote.


Combative new star of the French right 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 01:23:05 GMT 
    Hugh Schofield interviews Florian Philippot, the man credited with a major role in the rise of the Front National in France.


Peeking into the brain's filing system 
  Sun, 05 Jul 2015 01:08:32 GMT 
    Neuroscientists are building up a surprisingly clear picture of exactly where our memories live.


Puerto Rico: The Caribbean's Greece? 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:03:12 GMT 
    With $72bn debt, Puerto Rico is being called "the Greece of the Caribbean". The BBC's Gary O'Donoghue looks at what went wrong - and what happens next.


Damon Albarn removed from stage 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 10:39:27 GMT 
    Blur's Damon Albarn is removed from stage by security at the Roskilde festival after a mammoth five-hour set.


NZ police hunt for doomed deer 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:04:17 GMT 
    Police in the New Zealand town of Mosgiel are hunting for a dozen deer which are on the run after escaping from an abattoir.


Markets ride out Greek vote storm 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:05:02 GMT 
    Global stock markets proved resilient on Monday despite Greece's shock rejection of the terms of an international bailout.


Panic and blame in China's markets 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:16:15 GMT 
    After several days of erratic trade on Chinese bourses, the BBC’s Carrie Gracie assesses how the authorities have reacted.


Thousands flock to 'sin free Facebook' 
  Mon, 06 Jul 2015 17:33:57 GMT 
    A group of Evangelical Christians in Brazil has launched a social network where swearing and erotic content is completely banned.
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