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Prison for S Korea bullying soldiers

October 30, 2014 - 7:07am
A military court in South Korea gives prison sentences ranging from 25 to 45 years to four soldiers involved in the death of a junior soldier.
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Tunisia secularists win elections

October 30, 2014 - 7:03am
Tunisia's secularist Nidaa Tounes party wins 81 seats in parliament, pushing the Islamists of Ennahda into second place, official results show.
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VIDEO: Lava flow creeps toward Hawaii homes

October 30, 2014 - 7:00am
Molten lava from a volcano erupting on Hawaii's Big Island has been flowing slowly across the island.
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UK rubbish heats Danish homes

October 30, 2014 - 6:47am
Denmark burns UK waste for heating
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Norway's long wait for rockslide

October 30, 2014 - 6:29am
It could be a long wait for viewers, but Norwegian TV has set up a webcam in front of Mount Mannen in anticipation of a large rockslide.
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Barclays sets aside £500m in probe

October 30, 2014 - 6:04am
Barclays reports profits of £3.72bn for the first nine months of the year as it sets aside £500m relating to "investigations" into foreign exchange trading.
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VIDEO: Becoming a mother at 70 in India

October 30, 2014 - 6:01am
The BBC's Divya Arya reports from India, where women of 60 and 70 are becoming mothers for the first time.
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Shell appoints new chairman

October 30, 2014 - 5:54am
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell has appointed former Bank of America and DuPont chair Charles Holliday as chairman.
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VIDEO: Chinese Hollywood builds Forbidden City

October 30, 2014 - 5:53am
Hengdian, a small town on the east coast of China, has become the setting for one of the largest outdoor movie studios in the world.
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Kerala court upholds alcohol ban

October 30, 2014 - 5:32am
The high court in the southern Indian state of Kerala upholds the government's decision to ban the sale and consumption of alcohol to tackle the state's drink problem.
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Groups condemn Singapore gay ruling

October 30, 2014 - 4:23am
Human rights groups criticise a Singapore court's decision that a law banning gay sex is constitutional, saying it "tramples on basic rights".
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Japan princess back in public eye

October 30, 2014 - 4:11am
Japan's Crown Princess Masako - who has been hit by a stress-related illness - attends a banquet for Dutch royals, her first such appearance in 11 years.
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Giants beat Royals in World Series

October 30, 2014 - 3:50am
San Francisco Giants claim their third World Series in five years with a 3-2 win over Kansas City Royals and a 4-3 series triumph.
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India's Gujarat braces for cyclone

October 30, 2014 - 3:27am
Authorities in Gujarat begin evacuating tens of thousands of people as a powerful cyclone heads for the western coast.
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Nigerian president seeks re-election

October 30, 2014 - 2:02am
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan breaks his silence to confirm that he will run again in February's elections, his office says.
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Taiwan officials in China study ban

October 30, 2014 - 1:59am
Taiwan bans its senior government officials from higher studies in mainland China, citing "national security" reasons.
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Mexico head meets students' families

October 30, 2014 - 1:20am
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto meets the families of 43 students who went missing more than a month ago, sparking nationwide protests.
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VIDEO: Mexico tunnel reveals ancient relics

October 30, 2014 - 12:54am
Some 50,000 relics have been discovered in Mexico in the ancient city of Teotihuacan, archaeologists have said.
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Microsoft unveils fitness band

October 30, 2014 - 12:48am
Microsoft unveils a wearable device that can track a user's sleep and exercise as well connect to a fitness tracking service on smartphones.
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Data retention bill introduced

October 29, 2014 - 11:57pm
Data about phone and computer use will be kept by telecommunications companies for two years if a bill introduced to the Australian parliament is passed.
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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.