BBC News - World
China denounces Japan military plans
Sat, 21 Dec 2013 05:12:53 GMT
China accuses Japan of using concerns about its national security for military expansion, days after Tokyo announced a rise in defence spending.
South Sudan talks 'productive'
Sat, 21 Dec 2013 04:59:10 GMT
African mediators in South Sudan say they have held "productive" talks with President Salva Kiir, as efforts to avert a civil war continue.
Obama hints at rethink on NSA spying
Sat, 21 Dec 2013 00:24:10 GMT
US President Barack Obama suggests a possible review of NSA surveillances but declines to say if leaker Edward Snowden may be offered an amnesty.
Freed Khodorkovsky flies to Germany
Fri, 20 Dec 2013 18:07:33 GMT
Russian ex-tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky arrives in Germany, hours after being pardoned by President Putin from a decade in jail.
Bolivians cheer satellite launch
Sat, 21 Dec 2013 04:57:07 GMT
Thousands of people in La Paz celebrate the launch of Bolivia's first telecommunications satellite from a base in China.
US blocks Iran presence at Geneva II
Fri, 20 Dec 2013 18:56:37 GMT
Diplomats preparing for Syrian peace talks next month have failed to agree on whether Iran should attend, the UN-Arab League envoy on Syria says.
Canada prostitution laws struck down
Fri, 20 Dec 2013 17:39:47 GMT
Canada's Supreme Court unanimously strikes down the nation's anti-prostitution laws, giving the government one year to craft new legislation.
Mexican president signs energy law
Sat, 21 Dec 2013 04:54:14 GMT
Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto signs a law that changes the constitution to allow foreign companies to drill for oil and gas for the first time since 1938.
Obama denies this was his worst year
Fri, 20 Dec 2013 22:09:03 GMT
In his annual end-of-year news conference, Barack Obama brushes aside a suggestion that this has been the worst year of his presidency.
Spain mulls tougher abortion law
Fri, 20 Dec 2013 21:16:08 GMT
The Spanish centre-right government approves a proposal for a tougher abortion law, outraging pro-choice campaigners and the political opposition.
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