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Anthony Bourdain: Chef's mother plans memorial tattoo

Gladys Bourdain says she hopes to get "Tony" inked on her wrist by the chef's own tattoo artist. READ MORE

Unravelling the mystery of Akon's Wakanda

The US-Senegalese singer announced plans to build a new city with his own crytocurrency at the centre. READ MORE

Why many mums are better than one

They say you can't choose your family - but why not? Sometimes an extra mother figure is just what you need, says Sue Elliott-Nicholls. READ MORE

Meet Game of Thrones' woman of weapons

The show's only female armourer is in charge of swords, flaming arrows and giant catapults. READ MORE

The Aquarius: Migrant taxi service or charitable rescuers?

The BBC's Gavin Lee sails with the crew of a ship accused by Italy of encouraging illegal migration. READ MORE

The Kashmiri art bringing Hindus and Muslims together

A rare exhibition prompted those who had fled their homes to return for the first time since they left. READ MORE

Week in pictures: 16 - 22 June 2018

A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week. READ MORE

North Korean propaganda changes its tune

Pyongyang's propaganda changes from blasting the US as enemy to a much more conciliatory note. READ MORE

100 Women: 'You are truly free while freediving'

Egypt's record-breaking female freedivers explain their passion for the extreme sport. READ MORE

Migrant father describes moment his daughter was taken away

The BBC speaks to a detained migrant who has not spoken to his daughter since they were separated. READ MORE

Baron Edouard-Jean Empain who lost finger to kidnappers dies

Edouard-Jean Empain was an industrialist whose abduction and mutilation gripped France in 1978. READ MORE

World Cup 2018: 'That's outrageous!' How was that not a penalty?

Aleksandar Mitrovic's protests for a penalty go unanswered by the referee, despite seemingly being wrestled to the ground by two Switzerland defenders. READ MORE