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'Suicide bomber' hits western Turkey

April 27, 2016 - 1:57pm
A suicide bomber blows herself up in the western Turkish city of Bursa, killing one and injuring 10, local media say.
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Paris attacks suspect in French court

April 27, 2016 - 1:33pm
Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam appears before a French judge hours after his extradition from Belgium.
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Putin scolds space officials over delay

April 27, 2016 - 1:16pm
Russia's president urges space officials to fix "hitches" after travelling across the country to see the first rocket launch from a new cosmodrome - only for it to be delayed.
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Cape Verde 'shooter' found after manhunt

April 27, 2016 - 1:03pm
A soldier suspected of killing 11 people at a military barracks in Cape Verde is arrested after a 24-hour manhunt, the authorities say.
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Two-year-old shoots mother dead in US

April 27, 2016 - 12:05pm
A two-year-old boy has accidentally shot and killed his mother in the US city of Milwaukee after finding a gun in the back of their car.
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Austria passes tough new asylum law

April 27, 2016 - 11:36am
The Austrian parliament passes a controversial new law restricting asylum rights and allowing most claimants to be rejected directly at the border.
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Spain’s 'Usual Suspects' line up again for fresh elections

April 27, 2016 - 11:20am
Fresh elections are due - but can anyone win?
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'We want peace - and ice cream'

April 27, 2016 - 11:18am
What South Sudanese want now that war has ended
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Venezuela's satirical take on power cuts

April 27, 2016 - 9:42am
Venezuelans poke fun at power rationing
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Why are HK journalists submitting blank columns?

April 27, 2016 - 8:46am
Why Hong Kong journalists are boycotting their columns
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Jordan bans rock band with gay singer

April 27, 2016 - 8:28am
A Lebanese rock band with a gay lead singer says it has been banned from performing in Jordan because its music supports religious and sexual freedom.
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Western Sahara warning over UN row

April 27, 2016 - 7:18am
A conflict in the disputed territory of Western Sahara may flare up again if the UN's mission is not fully restored, an African Union envoy warns.
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Surprise removal of German spy chief

April 27, 2016 - 6:33am
The head of Germany's foreign intelligence service, Gerhard Schindler, is to leave his job early amid reports that he was forced out.
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'Four civilians killed' in east Ukraine

April 27, 2016 - 6:21am
Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine say at least four civilians, including a pregnant woman, were killed in a shelling - an attack army chiefs deny.
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Secular pledge for Turkey constitution

April 27, 2016 - 6:07am
Turkey's secularist character is "not up for debate", its PM says, following a controversial call for its new constitution to be religion-based.
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VIDEO: 'I'm 50 and I've never seen a car'

April 27, 2016 - 5:50am
People living on one of the three islands that make up Zanzibar are calling for the government to build proper roads so they can have cars.
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Iran sentences four journalists to jail

April 27, 2016 - 5:36am
A media advocacy group condemns the sentencing by a court in Iran of four reformist journalists to between five and 10 years in prison.
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Prince's band The Revolution to reunite

April 27, 2016 - 5:02am
Members of Prince's former backing band The Revolution are to reunite for live shows following his death.
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Trump sweeps five US state primaries

April 27, 2016 - 4:55am
Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primaries in all five US states that voted, while Democrat Hillary Clinton notches four from five.
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VIDEO: Decoding Trump and Clinton's speeches

April 27, 2016 - 4:46am
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton won decisive victories in the race for their parties' presidential nomination - what did we learn from the speeches by the winners and losers?
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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.