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Wife's joy at India climber's Everest escape

4 hours 9 min ago
Indian climber Sangeeta Bahl speaks to the BBC's Geeta Pandey about her joy at mountaineer husband Ankur Bahl's escape from Saturday's earthquake in Nepal.
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Furious 7 stays top of US box office

4 hours 12 min ago
Furious 7 tops the US and Canada's box office for a fourth week, as Avengers: Age of Ultron tops the international chart a week ahead of its US release.
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Juventus boss angry over violence

4 hours 17 min ago
Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri says "only a madman" would bring children to games after trouble in the Turin derby.
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St Mirren captain 'spears' team-mate

4 hours 21 min ago
St Mirren captain Steven Thompson says he is "mortified" after 'spearing' team-mate John McGinn in a training ground prank
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Woman denied $41.8m jackpot payout

4 hours 33 min ago
A 90-year-old woman is denied a $41.8m (£27.6m) penny slot machine bonus after the casino blames it on a computer error.
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EU-Ukraine summit as shelling worsens

4 hours 36 min ago
The EU holds talks in Kiev amid concern about the ailing Ukrainian economy, as observers report intense shelling in the country's east.
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Nepal quake toll rises above 3,000

4 hours 39 min ago
At least 3,617 people are now known to have died in a massive earthquake which hit Nepal on Saturday, police say.
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UK gives £5m to help Nepal victims

4 hours 45 min ago
The UK government is giving £5m to help those affected by the Nepal earthquake, which has killed more than 3,600 people.
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Oil price hovers at four-month high

4 hours 52 min ago
Oil price hovers at a four-and-a-half month high amid concerns over disruption to supplies from the Middle East.
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Germany 'failed to warn' before MH17

5 hours 9 min ago
Germany was told of the risk of flying over eastern Ukraine before flight MH17 was shot down, but failed to pass on the alert, reports say.
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Chile town covered by volcanic ash

5 hours 14 min ago
Residents of the Chilean town of Ensenada are trying to save their livestock and their homes after tonnes of ash from the Calbuco volcano rained down.
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Sturridge doubt for rest of season

5 hours 19 min ago
Injured Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge may not play again before the end of the season, says boss Brendan Rodgers.
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'Mayweather should retire after fight'

5 hours 30 min ago
Floyd Mayweather should retire after Saturday's super-fight against Manny Pacquiao, according to his father.
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Penny Dreadful, Sherlock win Baftas

5 hours 43 min ago
Supernatural horror Penny Dreadful wins three Bafta Television Craft Awards, while BBC One's Sherlock wins two and Mackenzie Crook wins his first Bafta.
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Israel 'kills militants' in Golan

5 hours 43 min ago
An Israeli air strike has killed four militants armed with a bomb along the Israeli-Syrian frontier in the Golan Heights, the Israeli military says.
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Lee Chong Wei given doping ban

6 hours 31 min ago
Former world number one Lee Chong Wei is handed an eight-month ban for doping by the Badminton World Federation.
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Dad says Amy Winehouse film 'tainted'

7 hours 32 min ago
Amy Winehouse's dad has distanced himself from a documentary about the singer, saying it's 'misleading'.
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VIDEO: 'Super-jumbo' A380 marks 10 years

7 hours 37 min ago
The 'super-jumbo' Airbus A380 celebrates its 10th anniversary
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Bjorkman set for bigger Murray role

7 hours 56 min ago
Andy Murray says new coach Jonas Bjorkman will spend the whole hard-court season with him until the end of the US Open.
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Carver wants 'protection from abuse'

8 hours 10 min ago
Newcastle boss John Carver calls for more protection from his club after saying he was "abused" by supporters.
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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.