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Kuwaitis pray for unity after attack

July 3, 2015 - 11:18am
Sunni and Shia Muslims in Kuwait hold prayers together in a show of unity, one week after a suicide bomber killed 27 people at a Shia mosque.
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Friday night slot for Villa-Man Utd

July 3, 2015 - 11:09am
Aston Villa will host Manchester United in a Friday night Premier League because of "unique circumstances", broadcasters say.
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Clifford faces indecent assault charge

July 3, 2015 - 11:05am
Former publicist Max Clifford is charged with an indecent assault allegedly committed in 1981, the Crown Prosecution Service says.
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Hamilton only fourth from Rosberg

July 3, 2015 - 10:41am
Lewis Hamilton is only fourth fastest in second practice at the British Grand Prix as Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg sets the pace.
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Sam Smith denies Bond involvement

July 3, 2015 - 10:18am
Sam Smith denies rumours he is singing the theme tune to the next James Bond film, saying "it's definitely not me".
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Kyrgios fights back to beat Raonic

July 3, 2015 - 10:16am
Australia's Nick Kyrgios wins the battle of the big servers against Canadian seventh seed Milos Raonic at Wimbledon.
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Shell to start Arctic oil drilling

July 3, 2015 - 10:15am
Oil and gas giant Shell is expected to begin drilling for oil in the Arctic within the next two weeks.
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Chelsea sign striker Falcao on loan

July 3, 2015 - 9:57am
Chelsea sign Monaco striker Radamel Falcao on a season-long loan deal, with the option to make the deal permanent.
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Parkinson given cancer all-clear

July 3, 2015 - 9:54am
Broadcaster Sir Michael Parkinson confirms he has been given an all-clear by doctors after two years of treatment for prostate cancer.
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Week in pictures: 27 June - 3 July 2015

July 3, 2015 - 9:49am
Some of the best news photos from around the world
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Rivals to rally as Greek vote looms

July 3, 2015 - 9:17am
Greek "Yes" and "No" camps are set to hold major rallies in Athens ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on bailout terms.
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Tunisia ceremony for Sousse victims

July 3, 2015 - 8:45am
A ceremony is held in the Tunisian resort of Sousse to remember the 38 people killed in an Islamist attack a week ago.
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VIDEO: Cargo ship blasts off for space station

July 3, 2015 - 8:35am
A Russian Soyuz space rocket, bound for the International Space Station, has launched successfully from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstann.
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Dutch police detain 200 after riot

July 3, 2015 - 8:18am
Dutch police detain about 200 people in The Hague after rioting sparked by the death of a Caribbean man in police custody.
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Court attack custody officer dies

July 3, 2015 - 8:15am
A "courageous and dedicated" custody officer dies after being attacked outside a court in London.
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Kenyan 'killer brew' crackdown

July 3, 2015 - 8:13am
Authorities in Kenya are beginning a four-day nationwide crackdown against illicitly brewed alcohol following a recent spate of deaths.
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Rosberg heads Hamilton at Silverstone

July 3, 2015 - 7:28am
Nico Rosberg pips team-mate Lewis Hamilton to set the pace in first practice at the British Grand Prix.
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McEnroe urges Nadal to change coach

July 3, 2015 - 7:25am
John McEnroe tells Rafael Nadal to "get a new damn coach", after the Spaniard's latest Grand Slam failure.
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Charity boss quits amid funding row

July 3, 2015 - 7:19am
The chief executive of charity Kids Company, whose funding has been withheld over concerns about its ability to manage itself, is to step down.
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Ronaldo's 'adopted son' joins Sporting Lisbon

July 3, 2015 - 7:08am
Martunis survived the 2004 tsunami and was befriended by Cristiano Ronaldo.
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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.