BBC World Service
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Erdogan backs return of death penalty, Thai vote backs military's constitution, Celebrated Brazilian plastic surgeon dies at 93
Iranian nuclear scientist 'executed', South Africa's ANC loses capital, Bollywood Oscars
Official start of the Rio Games, Trump backtracks over Iran video, Huge French market axed amid security fears, Last Journalists bid farewell to London's Fleet Street
Organisers keep details of ceremony secret as the world prepares for Olympics to start, at least 13 people killed in attack on Assam marketplace, why some Russians revere Ivan the Terrible
Anxiety within ANC over election that's seen as referendum on Zuma presidency, why China jailed outspoken human rights lawyer, Boko Haram in leadership split, the bar where you can't use a mobile-phone
With most votes counted, ANC heading for its worst result since the end of Apartheid; Donald Trump's wife rejects claims she violated US visa restrictions when working as a model in the 1990s; Letting sleeping birds fly - how do they stay aloft and sleep at the same time ?