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Ferries resume after Calais blockade

38 min 40 sec ago
Ferry services resume at the Port of Calais following a fresh protest by former workers of a dissolved ferry company.
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Why does South Sudan matter so much to the US?

53 min 26 sec ago
Why South Sudan matters so much to the US
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Making sense of Middle East wars

56 min 10 sec ago
Making sense of the struggle against Islamic State
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VIDEO: One Egyptian's message of love to Israel

1 hour 10 min ago
One Egyptian's take on the traditional enemy
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Kabul families struggle to smile amid rising violence

1 hour 18 min ago
Kabul family life on hold amid violence
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The ice curtain that divides US families from Russian cousins

1 hour 23 min ago
The families left on either side of a superpower border
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Faslane deals 'to secure 6,700 jobs'

1 hour 26 min ago
Chancellor George Osborne announces more than £500m of contracts for the Royal Navy's submarine base at Faslane, securing 6,700 jobs.
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Fighting to save historic Sydney

1 hour 42 min ago
Fighting to save Sydney's historic waterside district
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Brazil WhatsApp mayor on the run

2 hours 6 min ago
A mayor in Brazil is on the run after police accused her of taking funds from the school system and running the town remotely through WhatsApp.
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Sharapova pulls out of the US Open

2 hours 26 min ago
World number three Maria Sharapova withdraws from the US Open on the eve of the tournament because of injury.
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'Severe damage' to Palmyra temple

2 hours 29 min ago
The Islamic State group has destroyed part of another temple at the ancient Syrian site of Palmyra, activists and witnesses say.
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Monaco 0-3 Paris St-Germain

2 hours 42 min ago
Angel Di Maria sets up a goal on his debut as Paris St-Germain beat Monaco to continue their perfect start.
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Migrants 'vanish' from Austria hospital

2 hours 55 min ago
Three Syrian children and their families disappear from an Austrian hospital where they were treated after being rescued from an overcrowded minivan.
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Daly out of hospital after collapse

3 hours 44 min ago
Two-time major winner John Daly leaves hospital after collapsing during a minor tournament in the USA on Saturday.
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No panic signings, says Van Gaal

4 hours 4 sec ago
Manchester United will not sign any players before Tuesday that they have not already targeted, says boss Louis van Gaal.
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Egypt election dates set for autumn

4 hours 57 min ago
Egypt's election commission says a long-awaited parliamentary election will be held in two stages in October and November.
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China punishes 197 over stock 'rumours'

5 hours 5 min ago
Chinese authorities punish 197 people for spreading rumours online about the recent stock market crash and fatal explosions in Tianjin.
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Friends named as Shoreham victims

5 hours 11 min ago
Two friends embarking on a cycle ride were victims of the Shoreham air crash that claimed 11 lives, it emerges.
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Union in 'mortal danger', says Brown

5 hours 24 min ago
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown says the next 12 months could determine the long-term fate of the union between England and Scotland.
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Roma 2-1 Juventus

5 hours 58 min ago
Juventus lose their opening two Serie A games of the season for the first time in their history, with Roma deserved victors.
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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.