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AfricaThousands of migrants rescued off Libya
About 6,500 migrants are rescued in a series of 40 co-ordinated operations off the coast of Libya, the Italian coast guard says.
bbc.co.uk | 29-Aug-2016 22:18
Kenya Olympic officials in court over 'Rio fiasco'
Two Kenyan Olympic officials are granted bail after appearing in court over alleged mismanagement of the national team at the Rio Olympics.
BBC News | 29-Aug-2016 16:44
Pretoria Girls High racism protest backed by SA minister
A South African minister throws his support behind protesting female students in a row over an alleged racist hair policy at a prestigious high school.
news.bbc.co.uk | 29-Aug-2016 16:17
Ghana captain Gyan poised to join Reading on loan
Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan is set to join Reading on a season-long loan from Chinese side Shanghai SIPG.
BBC News | 29-Aug-2016 11:39
Rushing to vaccinate millions
An emergency yellow fever vaccination campaign in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Angola is coming to an end with millions of people reached.
BBC News | 29-Aug-2016 11:30
Sofiane Boufal: Southampton break transfer record to sign midfielder from Lille
Southampton sign Moroccan attacking midfielder Sofiane Boufal from Lille in a club-record £16m deal.
news.bbc.co.uk | 29-Aug-2016 11:10