BBC World Service
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WHO declares Zika spread a global emergency; Cologne police prepares for carnival; Chinese blacklist for misbehaving tourists
Scientists allowed to modify human embryos, French President frees abused killer, mixed prayer area at Western Wall, lions found in Ethiopia
Dozens of Nigerians killed in suspected Boko Haram attacks, Iowa caucuses herald start of US election, A new hope for MH370 ?
MSF describes starving in besieged city of Madaya, attacks on migrants in Sweden, Obama film review
We ask why the groups are keen to take part in Syria talks now, Moldova protesters want government to resign, Two of Mafia's most wanted are caught, Vultures used as weapons in fight against rubbish
How Zika virus was first found in Ugandan forest, how will Japan's 'negative interest-rates' work?, Indian cops use humour to cut crime