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Death sentence for Nigeria mutineers

September 16, 2014 - 8:26am
Twelve Nigerian soldiers are sentenced to death for mutiny after shots were fired at their commanding officer in the city of Maiduguri in May.
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Seven truly shocking sports strips

September 16, 2014 - 8:21am
Newsbeat takes a look at some of the worst kits worn by teams through the years after the Colombian cycling team caused quite a stir with their latest strip.
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'Number of suspects' in Thai deaths

September 16, 2014 - 8:04am
Police investigating the deaths of two Britons in Thailand say they are looking for a number of suspects - but rule out other British tourists.
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MTV EMA 2014 nominations announced

September 16, 2014 - 7:50am
Katy Perry and Ariana Grande are up for the most awards at this year's ceremony in Glasgow, this November.
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Guinea-Bissau army chief sacked

September 16, 2014 - 7:34am
Guinea-Bissau's president dismisses the head of the armed forces, Gen Antonio Indjai, who has been indicted in the US on drugs-trafficking charges.
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Injured Clarke out of Pakistan ODIs

September 16, 2014 - 7:28am
Australia will be without captain Michael Clarke for their three one-day internationals against Pakistan in the UAE.
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Morrissey bemoans acting elitism

September 16, 2014 - 7:26am
Actor David Morrissey says that people from poorer backgrounds are being excluded from entering the acting profession due to a lack of funding.
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VIDEO: Northern Nigeria emir speaks to BBC

September 16, 2014 - 7:21am
In his first interview since becoming emir of Kano in northern Nigeria, Muhammad Sanusi II tells the BBC about his plans for the area, where Nigeria's government has been battling an insurgency.
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UK inflation rate falls to 1.5%

September 16, 2014 - 6:42am
Cheaper food and fuel prices helped to push down the UK consumer price inflation rate to 1.5% in August, official figures show.
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Thai woman in crocodile pit suicide

September 16, 2014 - 6:15am
A 65-year-old woman from Bangkok has killed herself by jumping into a pit of crocodiles at a reptile farm, police say.
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Pakistan name Afridi as T20 captain

September 16, 2014 - 6:15am
All-rounder Shahid Afridi is reappointed as Pakistan's Twenty20 captain - three years after he was sacked from the role.
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Police to probe actress handcuffing

September 16, 2014 - 5:57am
Police in Los Angeles are conducting an internal investigation over accusations officers violated a US actress's rights by handcuffing and detaining her.
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Ukraine and EU to ratify key pact

September 16, 2014 - 5:57am
Ukrainian MPs and the European Parliament are set to ratify a key EU association pact criticised by Russia.
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Forbidden Broadway 'only spoofs hits'

September 16, 2014 - 5:35am
Forbidden Broadway, a musical which spoofs other shows, opens in the West End following a transfer from the Menier Chocolate Factory.
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Peterson set to return for Vikings

September 16, 2014 - 5:10am
Minnesota Vikings reinstate Adrian Peterson despite the running back facing charges of allegedly hitting his child.
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VIDEO: UN security council to discuss Ebola

September 16, 2014 - 4:56am
The president of Ghana calls for the easing of restrictions on West African countries fighting the Ebola epidemic.
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Cat Stevens to play US concerts

September 16, 2014 - 4:25am
Cat Stevens - also known as Yusuf Islam - is to perform a series of dates in the US for the first time since 1976.
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Stephen's £5m to fund cancer units

September 16, 2014 - 4:08am
Plans for spending almost £5m raised by teenage cancer sufferer Stephen Sutton are revealed.
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Surviving childhood in Africa

September 16, 2014 - 4:03am
Why are more children in Africa living beyond five?
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Six police killed in Egypt bombing

September 16, 2014 - 3:47am
Six Egyptian policemen have been killed by a roadside bomb in the Sinai peninsula, the interior ministry says.
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