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Week in pictures: 15-21 November 2014

November 21, 2014 - 11:43am
A selection of the best news photos around the world this week
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Aereo files for bankruptcy protection

November 21, 2014 - 10:56am
Aereo, the TV streaming upstart meant to take on US cable firms, files for bankruptcy protection after a Supreme Court decision threw the company's legality into doubt.
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VIDEO: Football first for Pakistan women

November 21, 2014 - 10:43am
The South Asian Football Federation Championship is taking place in Pakistan
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Dutch 'Syria bride' custody extended

November 21, 2014 - 10:38am
A judge in the Netherlands agrees to extend the period police can hold a Dutch teenager who travelled to Syria to marry an Islamist fighter.
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Hamilton puts down title marker

November 21, 2014 - 10:09am
Lewis Hamilton is fastest in both practice sessions as he puts down a title marker ahead of the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
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World's biggest crane ship sets sail

November 21, 2014 - 10:02am
The world's largest crane ship, which is capable of lifting oil rigs, sets sail from its shipyard in Korea for Rotterdam port in the Netherlands.
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S Lanka health chief in election bid

November 21, 2014 - 9:55am
One of the most senior figures in the Sri Lankan government announces that he is to stand against President Mahinda Rajapaksa in presidential elections.
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Uganda uproar over toddler's death

November 21, 2014 - 9:01am
The funeral is held in Uganda of a boy of two, who was run over by a council vehicle after his mother was arrested for selling fruit.
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Tan says Wigan's Whelan is a racist

November 21, 2014 - 9:00am
Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan accuses Wigan counterpart Dave Whelan of being a racist following several controversial comments.
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PFA hopes Evans gets new club offer

November 21, 2014 - 8:15am
The PFA hopes Ched Evans will be "given an opportunity at another club" after Sheffield United withdraw training offer.
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Farage predicts more UKIP victories

November 21, 2014 - 8:00am
Nigel Farage says UKIP can become a major force at next year's general election after its victory in the Rochester and Strood by-election.
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China cuts rates to revive growth

November 21, 2014 - 7:52am
The People's Bank of China is cutting its one year deposit rate by 0.25% to try to revive the flagging economy
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Obama enforces immigration overhaul

November 21, 2014 - 7:41am
Barack Obama uses executive powers to force through immigration reform, removing the threat of deportation for roughly four million people.
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VIDEO: Fire engulfs factory in Sydney

November 21, 2014 - 7:31am
A large fire engulfed a factory in western Sydney, Australia, forcing some residents to move from the area.
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Audio-slideshow: Exploring Oman's beauty spots

November 21, 2014 - 7:26am
Stunning Oman beauty spots in a region marked by turbulence
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Police make computer hijack arrests

November 21, 2014 - 7:21am
Fifteen people have been arrested, including four in the UK, in connection with the hijacking of computers.
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Cruz to star in Zoolander sequel

November 21, 2014 - 7:16am
Oscar winner Penelope Cruz is set to star in the sequel to Ben Stiller's cult comedy about a hapless male supermodel.
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Smith ton helps Aussies win series

November 21, 2014 - 7:14am
Steve Smith hits a century as Australia beat South Africa by three wickets to win the one-day series with a match to spare.
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Mali doctor dies from Ebola virus

November 21, 2014 - 6:55am
A doctor has died in Mali after treating a patient who sparked a second wave of the deadly Ebola virus in the country.
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'Extremist risk' at Muslim schools

November 21, 2014 - 6:44am
Pupils at six east London schools are "vulnerable to extremist influences and radicalisation", Ofsted's Sir Michael Wilshaw says after snap inspections.
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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.