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Aleppo's 'last paediatrician' remembered

31 min 27 sec ago
Killing of top Aleppo paediatrician touches a nerve
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Spain pipe-layers find Roman coin hoard

33 min 43 sec ago
Construction workers laying pipes in a park in southern Spain unearth a 600kg trove of Roman coins, in what experts call a hugely important discovery.
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Eleven dead in Norway helicopter crash

41 min 40 sec ago
Eleven people are found dead and two are missing after a helicopter carrying 13 people crashed near the Norwegian city of Bergen, rescuers say.
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China bars US carrier from Hong Kong

50 min 59 sec ago
China denies permission for a US aircraft carrier to visit Hong Kong, the US State Department says.
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Zuma should face corruption case - judge

57 min 57 sec ago
President Jacob Zuma should face 783 corruption charges, the High Court rules, adding it was "irrational" of the state prosecutor to drop them in 2009.
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Clashes near Trump rally in California

1 hour 2 min ago
Hundreds of demonstrators block traffic outside a venue in California where Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump was holding a rally.
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Russia lambasts Poland over bikers ban

1 hour 57 min ago
Russia summons the Polish ambassador in Moscow to protest against a ban on Russian bikers from entering Poland as part of World War Two commemorations.
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New fighting rocks Syria's second city

2 hours 6 min ago
Deadly fighting resumes in Syria's second city of Aleppo after a brief lull overnight, as the government announces a "regime of calm" in other regions.
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Ex-Auschwitz death camp guard 'ashamed'

2 hours 33 min ago
A former Auschwitz Nazi death camp guard apologises at his trial in Germany to victims, saying he feels "ashamed" of his work at a "criminal organisation".
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Eurozone recovery picks up speed

4 hours 17 min ago
The eurozone's economy grew by a faster-than-expected 0.6% in the first three months of the year, but deflation returns.
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Russia jails space centre manager

4 hours 30 min ago
A Russian court jails a construction boss for corruption at Vostochny, a prestigious new cosmodrome.
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Tashkent bids sad farewell to trams

4 hours 41 min ago
People in Uzbekistan's capital Tashkent are mourning the end of the city's trams on social media, after local officials decided to take them out of service.
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Platini optimistic as ban appeal begins

5 hours 22 min ago
Uefa president Michel Platini says he is optimistic of overturning his six-year ban from football as he begins his appeal.
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US 'drops Pakistan fighter jet subsidy'

5 hours 27 min ago
The US will no longer subsidise the sale of eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan, a senior state department official tells the BBC.
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John Wayne Day scrapped over race row

5 hours 39 min ago
Plans to declare 26 May as John Wayne Day in California are rejected in a State Assembly vote over racist comments the actor made in a Playboy interview.
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Kenyan call to stamp out ivory trade

6 hours 39 min ago
President Kenyatta of Kenya urges action to end Africa's illegal trade in ivory as he prepares to host a summit on saving elephants from extinction.
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Saved circus lions head to SA sanctuary

7 hours 2 min ago
More than 30 lions rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru are to be flown to a sanctuary in South Africa - in what is said to be the largest such airlift.
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US man jailed for spying in N Korea

8 hours 39 min ago
North Korea has sentenced Kim Dong-chul, a naturalised US citizen, to 10 years of hard labour for spying.
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Panda-suit man shot after bomb threat

8 hours 44 min ago
A man wearing a panda costume and a surgical mask is shot and wounded by US police after allegedly making a bomb threat against a TV station.
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What is the most expensive object on Earth?

9 hours 5 min ago
What is the most expensive object on Earth?
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.