In 360: Life on an Oil Rig- BBC News



Have you ever wondered what life is like on an oil rig in the North Sea? Well, in this immersive video, one worker takes you around the Shearwater platform. You control the camera – so look up, down, and around, and experience life aboard an oil rig.
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Can ice stupas solve the water crisis in the Himalayan Desert? – BBC News



Meet the engineers who build glaciers from scratch to help isolated villages in Ladakh, the northern most province of India.
Sonam Wangchuk’s team hope that when the man-made sculptures melt, they will provide water in times of need.

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Huawei founder: 'America doesn't represent the world' – BBC News



The founder of Huawei has said there is “no way the US can crush” the company, in an exclusive interview with the BBC.

Ren Zhengfei described the arrest of his daughter Meng Wanzhou, the company’s chief financial officer, as politically motivated.

The US is pursuing criminal charges against Huawei and Ms Meng, including money laundering, bank fraud and stealing trade secrets.
Huawei denies any wrongdoing.

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Baby accidentally given to wrong couple reunited with real parents – BBC News



A couple who were given the wrong baby by a hospital in El Salvador a year ago, have finally been allowed to travel home with the correct child. Rich Cushworth – who is British – and his wife, Mercedes – were only given a birth certificate for their son Moses a few days ago. They landed back home in Dallas, Texas this week where they have been speaking exclusively to our correspondent Matthew Price.

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Aral Sea: The sea that dried up in 40 years – BBC News



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The disappearance of the Aral Sea in Central Asia is one of the world’s greatest man-made disasters. In Kazakhstan, with the help of the World Bank, more than $80million have been spent trying to save the most northern part of the sea but this has only benefited a few hundred people. In this film, we speak to people still living in deserted fishing ports, to see how their lives have changed, and to find out whether they believe that they’ll ever see the sea again.

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China's uphill struggle fighting extreme poverty – BBC News



The country has radical plans to meet President Xi Jinping’s huge promise to lift 43 million people out of extreme poverty in three years.

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Coping with our daughter's new face – BBC News



Katie and her parents describe what it has been like adjusting to life since she underwent a face transplant last year.
Colm Flynn interviewed the family in Cleveland, where the 22-year-old is recovering.
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