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Lithuania's 'Top Goat' beauty pageant

June 27, 2016 - 3:57am
An unusual beauty contest has been taking place in Lithuania. There were no swimsuits or speeches - instead, the contestants went down the red carpet on all fours, as the BBC's Tim Allman explains.
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Pound falls further over Brexit fears

June 27, 2016 - 3:17am
London's FTSE 100 share index opens down 0.8%, while the pound falls further against the dollar after Friday's record one-day loss.
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Giant panda in Macau gives birth to twins

June 27, 2016 - 2:41am
Xin Xin, a giant panda living in Macau, gives birth to two male twins fathered by Kai Kai, the first pandas to be born in the Chinese region.
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Fringe antics

June 27, 2016 - 1:54am
The leaders of Australia's major parties may be "boring", but there is still action to be found on the fringes of the country's election campaign.
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'I'm grateful to Europe for...'

June 27, 2016 - 1:26am
We might be leaving the EU, but there are some things about Europe we like.
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Clashes at white-supremacist rally in Sacramento leave 10 injured

June 26, 2016 - 11:46pm
At least 10 people are wounded, two seriously, in clashes between right-wing extremists and counter-protesters in Sacramento, California.
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Singapore Airlines plane catches fire after emergency landing

June 26, 2016 - 11:13pm
A Singapore Airlines plane bound for Milan catches fire shortly after making an emergency landing at Singapore's Changi airport.
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Footage shows Singapore Airlines engine fire

June 26, 2016 - 10:16pm
A Singapore Airlines flight caught fire while making an emergency landing. All passengers and crew were safely evacuated.
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'Fat cats'

June 26, 2016 - 8:20pm
Iranians have taken to publishing their payslips online, angered by revelations that managers in some state companies enjoy surprisingly high salaries.
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Pope Francis says Church should apologise to gays

June 26, 2016 - 7:47pm
Pope Francis says the Roman Catholic Church should apologise to gay people for the way it has treated them.
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Schezwan dosa anyone?

June 26, 2016 - 7:24pm
Food writer Samar Halarnkar explains what Indians have done to Chinese and other cuisines of the world.
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First voyage through expanded Panama canal

June 26, 2016 - 7:13pm
A Chinese container ship has become the first vessel to sail into the newly expanded Panama Canal.
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'Why England will beat Iceland'

June 26, 2016 - 7:02pm
'We will open Iceland up' - BBC pundit Danny Murphy gives his verdict on England's opponents in the last 16 at Euro 2016.
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50 years on

June 26, 2016 - 7:00pm
Fifty years ago this week Barclaycard issued the first credit cards in the UK. Simon Read looks at how the plastic card changed our relationship with money.
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Stock market rebel

June 26, 2016 - 7:00pm
A profile of stockbroker Brad Katsuyama, who devised a way to prevent the controversial practice of high frequency trading on the US financial markets.
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IS claims suicide attack against Jordanian troops

June 26, 2016 - 6:13pm
The so-called Islamic State group says it carried out a suicide attack that killed six Jordanian security personnel on the border with Syria.
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Madagascar stadium blast kills two

June 26, 2016 - 6:10pm
A grenade explosion kills at least two people and wounds dozens during Madagascar's national day celebrations in the capital, officials say.
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Euro 2016: Spain face 'almost perfect' Italy in last 16

June 26, 2016 - 5:19pm
Spain striker Alvaro Morata warns his side face an "almost tactically perfect" Italy in their last-16 tie.
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Sousse attacks: Survivor on anniversary

June 26, 2016 - 3:22pm
A ceremony has been held in Tunisia to remember the 38 tourists shot dead on a beach in Sousse exactly one year ago.
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Germany 3-0 Slovakia

June 26, 2016 - 2:49pm
World champions Germany overwhelm Slovakia in Lille to set up a Euro 2016 quarter-final against Italy or Spain.
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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.