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'Torture' cricketer asks for end of ban

April 28, 2016 - 12:06pm
A Bangladeshi cricketer asks to be allowed to return to the sport after being charged with torturing his 11-year-old maid.
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DNA tests 'link' Spanish bullfighters

April 28, 2016 - 11:13am
A DNA test proves that two celebrated Spanish bullfighters known as 'El Cordobes' are father and son, a court hears.
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China passes controversial NGO laws

April 28, 2016 - 10:21am
China passes new regulations for non-governmental organisations (NGOs), state media say, amid criticism it is further cracking down on civil society.
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VIDEO: Boy, two, accidentally shoots mother

April 28, 2016 - 10:09am
A two-year-old boy has accidentally shot and killed his mother in the US city of Milwaukee, as Andy Moore reports.
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Man jailed for failing to decrypt data

April 28, 2016 - 9:47am
A man is held in prison for seven months after failing to decrypt two hard drives that investigators suspect contain indecent images of children.
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MSF-backed Syria hospital bombed

April 28, 2016 - 9:01am
At least 14 patients and three doctors die in an air strike on a hospital in the Syrian city of Aleppo, the charity Medecins Sans Frontieres says.
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Papa Wemba's body arrives home in Congo

April 28, 2016 - 8:41am
Hundreds of mourners welcome the body of Papa Wemba, one Africa's best known singers, back to the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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The film sending shockwaves through Pakistan

April 28, 2016 - 8:15am
The film sending shockwaves through Pakistan
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Nigeria crackdown on cattle raiders

April 28, 2016 - 7:59am
Nigeria's president orders the security forces to crack down on cattle raiders accused of killing hundreds of people this year.
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Cologne drives reform of sex attack laws

April 28, 2016 - 7:21am
German MPs debate new laws to give women more protection from sexual violence, after the New Year's Eve assaults in Cologne caused outrage.
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Computer viruses infect nuclear plant

April 28, 2016 - 7:05am
A German nuclear power plant has been found to be infected by several different computer viruses.
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UN chief condemns EU migrant curbs

April 28, 2016 - 6:17am
UN chief Ban Ki-moon criticises "restrictive" EU migrant policies in a speech to Austrian MPs, a day after they approved fresh curbs.
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Sam Mendes to head Venice film jury

April 28, 2016 - 6:10am
James Bond director Sam Mendes will head the jury at this year's Venice International Film Festival.
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VW to pay chiefs £49m despite losses

April 28, 2016 - 6:06am
Twelve current and former Volkswagen managers will be paid about $71m for 2015 despite record losses.
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'Second NK mid-range missile test fails'

April 28, 2016 - 5:53am
North Korea fires a second test mid-range ballistic missile which crashed a few seconds after launch, say South Korean military officials.
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Torture trial over Mexico choking case

April 28, 2016 - 5:51am
Five Mexican security officials face torture charges after a video emerged showing them choking a woman by placing a plastic bag over her head.
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Lego admits 'mistake' in Ai Weiwei row

April 28, 2016 - 5:35am
Lego's decision to reject Chinese artist Ai Weiwei's request for a bulk order of its bricks last year was a "mistake", the toy company admits.
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Japan holds rates in surprise move

April 28, 2016 - 4:46am
Japanese shares fell and the yen surged after the Bank of Japan decided against any extra monetary easing.
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Trump lists 'America First' foreign plan

April 28, 2016 - 4:45am
Donald Trump gives details of his foreign policy in a speech, a day after sweeping to a win in five US Republican primaries.
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Sanders begins campaign lay-offs

April 28, 2016 - 4:19am
The campaign of US Democrat Bernie Sanders starts laying off staff members, after a series of losses to Hillary Clinton in key states.
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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.