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Nato ships sent to tackle traffickers

February 11, 2016 - 12:30pm
Nato is sending ships to deter people-smugglers from taking migrants from Turkey to Greece, in its first intervention in Europe's migrant crisis.
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Iranian parade mocks American captives

February 11, 2016 - 12:29pm
How one Iranian city marked a revolutionary anniversary
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VIDEO: Parliament brawls around the world

February 11, 2016 - 12:26pm
As Julius Malema's EFF group disrupt the opening of South Africa's parliament, we look at parliamentary brawls around the world - from throwing eggs to throwing fists.
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Police guard for Suu Kyi after threat

February 11, 2016 - 11:21am
Police in Myanmar decide for the first time to give protection to Aung San Suu Kyi after she received a death threat.
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Ayrault is new French foreign minister

February 11, 2016 - 11:21am
French President Francois Hollande names former PM Jean-Marc Ayrault as his new foreign minister, replacing Laurent Fabius.
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Former Auschwitz guard goes on trial

February 11, 2016 - 10:52am
A 94-year-old former Nazi SS guard at the Auschwitz death camp goes on trial in Germany over the murder of at least 170,000 people.
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Six children killed in France bus crash

February 11, 2016 - 10:38am
Six teenagers die after parts of a lorry crash into their school bus in Rochefort, western France.
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'Ripples' from black holes detected

February 11, 2016 - 10:32am
For the first time, scientists have detected tiny, rhythmic distortions in space and time - gravitational waves - predicted by Einstein 100 years ago.
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VIDEO: Former Auschwitz guard goes on trial

February 11, 2016 - 10:30am
A 94-year-old former Nazi SS guard at the Auschwitz death camp has gone on trial in Germany over the murder of at least 170,000 people.
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Shooting at Saudi office 'kills six'

February 11, 2016 - 10:24am
An attacker has opened fire at an education department office in Saudi Arabia's southern Jazan province, killing six employees, officials have said.
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N Korea to cut hotlines with South

February 11, 2016 - 9:31am
North Korea vows to cut two crucial military communication hotlines with the South, as tension rises after the North's recent rocket and nuclear tests.
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Is the tax tide beginning to turn?

February 11, 2016 - 8:47am
Is it becoming harder for international firms to avoid tax?
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Two in court over Alan Kurdi smuggling

February 11, 2016 - 7:49am
Two suspected people-smugglers are on trial in connection with the death of Syrian boy Alan Kurdi and four other people.
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VIDEO: What is a 'super-confessor'?

February 11, 2016 - 7:35am
Pope Francis sends more than 1,000 priests on a global mission to forgive grave sins that normally only he, or a top Church official, may pardon.
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Delhi announces fresh car rationing

February 11, 2016 - 7:16am
India's capital Delhi announces a second round of car rationing aimed at curbing alarming pollution levels.
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VIDEO: Cruise passengers on 'terrifying experience'

February 11, 2016 - 6:51am
Passengers on board a cruise ship battered by a major Atlantic storm off the US east coast, have been speaking about their voyage on the high seas.
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'Iron Boy' granted superhero wish

February 11, 2016 - 6:15am
A young Australian boy with cystic fibrosis was given the chance to save Sydney from a super villain on Thursday.
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Pro-Erdogan Turkish papers 'attacked'

February 11, 2016 - 5:36am
Assailants hurl petrol bombs and fire shots at the offices of two pro-government Turkish newspapers in Istanbul, the papers and the police say.
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VIDEO: WW2 lovebirds' emotional reunion

February 11, 2016 - 5:24am
A couple who were separated following the Second World War have been reunited after more than 70 years apart.
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India schools shut over leopard fears

February 11, 2016 - 4:35am
More than 100 schools are closed in Bangalore after reports that another leopard is sighted on the outskirts of the Indian city.
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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.