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VIDEO: 'Spiderman' climbs Dubai tower

April 13, 2015 - 4:28am
Alain Robert, the man known as the French "Spiderman", has successfully climbed the highest twisted tower in the world.
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Monday's gossip column

April 13, 2015 - 3:59am
Mancini eyes Man City trio, Chelsea move for defender Miranda, West Ham want Arsenal's Jenkinson, plus more.
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VIDEO: Kanye West jumps in lake during gig

April 13, 2015 - 3:17am
Rapper Kanye West is mobbed by fans after jumping into a lake during a gig in Armenia.
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India retailer in lunchbox crew deal

April 13, 2015 - 2:50am
India's biggest online retailer Flipkart teams up with Mumbai's famous lunchbox delivery men to help them get parcels to customers.
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Mets pitcher Mejia gets 80-game ban

April 13, 2015 - 2:41am
New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia is banned for 80 games without pay after testing positive for a banned substance.
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MTV Movie Awards: All you need to know

April 13, 2015 - 2:37am
Fault in Our Stars is the big winner at the MTV Movie Awards and Marvel's latest film gets a preview.
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China's former energy chief on trial

April 13, 2015 - 2:36am
A court in Hubei province says China's former energy chief Jiang Jiemin has gone on trial for bribery and abuse.
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VIDEO: Uganda's challenge to Mickey Mouse

April 13, 2015 - 2:14am
Ugandan animators hope their cartoon character, Katoto, can challenge the global might of Mickey Mouse.
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China restricts Hong Kong visits

April 13, 2015 - 1:53am
China scraps unlimited Hong Kong entry permits for Shenzhen residents, as repeated shopping trips spark growing anti-mainland sentiment.
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VIDEO: Lansbury and Spacey honoured at Oliviers

April 13, 2015 - 1:33am
Dame Angela Lansbury picked up her first Olivier award last night after a 40 year absence from the West End.
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VIDEO: Far-right Jobbik wins first Hungary seat

April 13, 2015 - 12:32am
The far-right Jobbik party wins its first ever individual constituency seat in the Hungarian parliament.
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China exports miss expectations

April 13, 2015 - 12:21am
China's monthly trade data shows exports fell in March from a year ago by 14.6% in yuan terms compared to expectations for a rise of more than 8%.
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Second Tripoli embassy targeted

April 13, 2015 - 12:05am
A bomb explodes outside Morocco's embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli, hours after two people were shot dead at the South Korean embassy.
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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.