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Fresh air strikes hit Yemen rebels

March 27, 2015 - 10:47pm
Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition bomb Yemen for a third night, targeting Shia Houthi rebels as they advance in and around the port of Aden.
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VIDEO: Pao loses Silicon Valley bias case

March 27, 2015 - 10:01pm
A jury finds that a Silicon Valley firm did not discriminate against a female employee.
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VIDEO: Lubitz in hospital two weeks before crash

March 27, 2015 - 9:58pm
Details have emerged to show Andreas Lubitz was receiving hospital treatment until two weeks before he crashed a plane into the Alps, killing everyone on board.
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Duo begin year-long space trip

March 27, 2015 - 9:53pm
US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko arrive for a 12-month tour of duty on the International Space Station.
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VIDEO: Boko Haram Nigeria HQ 'retaken'

March 27, 2015 - 9:24pm
Nigeria's army says it has recaptured Islamist group Boko Haram's headquarters in the town of Gwoza.
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Singapore in a post-LKY future

March 27, 2015 - 9:10pm
Where will Singapore go after Lee Kuan Yew?
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'Friendship message' from SNP to UK

March 27, 2015 - 9:05pm
Nicola Sturgeon is expected to send a message of "friendship and solidarity" to the rest of the UK during her speech to the SNP conference.
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VIDEO: Knox's lawyer: Amanda 'is very happy'

March 27, 2015 - 8:31pm
One of Amanda Knox's defence lawyers, Carlo Dalla Vedova has told the press she is very happy and has been crying with happiness.
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Silicon Valley firm wins bias case

March 27, 2015 - 8:16pm
A California jury has found that a venture capital firm did not discriminate against a female employee in a closely watched case in Silicon Valley.
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VIDEO: Who is behind the 'perfect boyfriend'?

March 27, 2015 - 8:14pm
Why do people exchange texts with imaginary partners?
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What drives people to murder-suicide?

March 27, 2015 - 8:13pm
What drives people to murder-suicide?
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Why Singapore banned chewing gum

March 27, 2015 - 8:12pm
Why did Singapore ban chewing gum?
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From Liverpool to Bollywood

March 27, 2015 - 8:11pm
British teenager who became an unlikely Indian movie star
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Russia keeper Akinfeev hit by flare

March 27, 2015 - 7:59pm
Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev is struck by a flare as their Euro 2016 qualifier with Montenegro is abandoned.
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Ten dead in Somali hotel attack

March 27, 2015 - 7:30pm
Militants storm a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, killing at least ten people including a senior diplomat.
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England 4-0 Lithuania

March 27, 2015 - 5:56pm
Harry Kane scores on his international debut as England beat Lithuania 4-0 for their fifth Euro 2016 qualifying win.
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Northampton Saints 52-30 Wasps

March 27, 2015 - 5:47pm
Northampton beat 14-man Wasps but their victory is soured by a worrying head injury suffered by Wales winger George North.
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Banned girls from Syria trio's school

March 27, 2015 - 5:29pm
Four girls barred from travelling abroad attend the same east London school as three teenagers feared to already be in Syria, it is revealed.
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Italy court to rule on Kercher death

March 27, 2015 - 4:08pm
Italy's top court is to rule whether to uphold the convictions of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito for the 2007 murder of UK student Meredith Kercher.
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Apple boss criticises 'anti-gay' law

March 27, 2015 - 4:06pm
Tim Cook criticises a 'religious freedom law' in the US state of Indiana, which it is argued could allow companies to discriminate against gay and lesbian customers.
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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.