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Ex-president of Hungary dies at 93

4 hours 34 min ago
Hungary's first democratically elected president Arpad Goncz, a former dissident who was jailed under communist rule, dies aged 93.
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Burgess left out of England squad

4 hours 34 min ago
Sam Burgess is left out of England's 23 for their final World Cup match against Uruguay, while Henry Slade starts in midfield.
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PepsiCo profits beat expectations

5 hours 6 min ago
PepsiCo reports better than expected quarterly profits after seeing rising demand for its drinks and snacks in North America.
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May pledges asylum rules reform

5 hours 10 min ago
Home Secretary Theresa May unveils a reform of the UK's asylum rules in an uncompromising speech to the Conservative conference.
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Lord Sugar missed out on US Apprentice

5 hours 16 min ago
Sir Alan Sugar reveals he missed out on fronting the US version of The Apprentice because he wasn't well known enough in the States.
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VIDEO: Why did HK fans boo their anthem?

5 hours 33 min ago
The Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) has been fined $40,000 Hong Kong dollars ($5,160; £3,400) by Fifa.
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Fifa fines HK over China anthem booing

5 hours 41 min ago
The Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) is fined HK$40,000 ($5,160; £3,400) by Fifa after its fans booed the Chinese national anthem during a match.
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Yemen PM escapes Aden hotel attack

5 hours 51 min ago
Islamic State claims attacks in the Yemeni city of Aden - including one on a hotel used by the prime minister - that killed 15 Gulf and Yemeni troops.
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VIDEO: Life as a South African hawker

5 hours 54 min ago
On the streets of Johannesburg hawkers sift through items of waste to sell for recycling.
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Ukraine rebels 'delay disputed poll'

5 hours 56 min ago
Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine say they have agreed to postpone disputed elections until February - a key issue that has hindered the peace process.
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Libor trial of six City brokers begins

6 hours 4 min ago
Six City brokers have gone on trial, accused of rigging the lending rate used between banks.
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IMF cuts forecast for global growth

6 hours 11 min ago
The International Monetary Fund cuts its forecast for global growth in 2015 to 3.1% from 3.3%.
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Outcry as Austria jails Jewish writer

6 hours 21 min ago
Holocaust historians condemn Austria jailing of Jewish writer
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Shakespeare cycle to run at Barbican

6 hours 23 min ago
David Tennant is to reprise his award-winning Shakespearean role as Richard II as part of a Cycle of Kings season at London's Barbican theatre in 2016.
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Knife attack on Bangladesh pastor

6 hours 25 min ago
A Bangladeshi pastor survives an attempt to slit his throat by men who visited his home pretending to want to learn about Christianity.
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Spain drops tax charges against Messi

6 hours 46 min ago
Prosecutors in Spain drop tax charges against Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi but will pursue a case against the star's father.
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EU lawyer backs UK on migrant benefits

6 hours 51 min ago
A top EU legal adviser backs the UK government in a court battle with the European Commission over the UK's right to reside test for EU migrants.
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UK prisoners 'could challenge vote ban'

7 hours 4 min ago
UK prisoners could challenge the blanket ban on them voting in European elections after a European Court of Justice ruling on a case in France.
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Settled squad for Scotland's women

7 hours 5 min ago
Defender Chloe Arthur is the only change in Scotland's squad for the Euro 2017 qualifiers against Belarus and Macedonia.
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Neutrino 'flip' wins physics Nobel

7 hours 30 min ago
The 2015 Nobel Prize in physics goes to Takaaki Kajita and Arthur McDonald, who discovered that neutrinos switch between different "flavours".
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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.