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Saudi Arabia ends Yemen air campaign

25 min 56 sec ago
A Saudi-led coalition ends its month-long bombing campaign against rebels in Yemen, saying its aims have been achieved.
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VIDEO: From above: The waters where migrants perish

28 min 38 sec ago
The BBC's Richard Bilton has travelled by helicopter to explore the waters near Libya where so many migrants have died.
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Yahoo earnings miss expectations

35 min 9 sec ago
Internet search giant Yahoo reports worse-than-expected profits for the first three months of this year, adding to investor concern.
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UK arrest over US 'flash crash'

45 min 14 sec ago
A financial trader is arrested in the UK after US authorities allege he contributed to the 2010 Wall Street "flash crash" that wiped billons of dollars off the value of shares.
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US court issues writ for chimpanzees

1 hour 7 min ago
A judge in New York issues a writ of habeas corpus in a case brought by animal rights activists trying to free two chimpanzees.
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UK will aid Med searches, PM says

1 hour 19 min ago
The UK will contribute to search-and-rescue efforts in the Mediterranean, to help stop migrants becoming "cargoes of death", David Cameron says.
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Med migrant boat 'hit rescue ship'

1 hour 23 min ago
The captain of a migrant boat that sank in the Mediterranean killing more than 800 crashed it against a rescue vessel, Italian prosecutors allege.
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Kenya suspends police over Garissa

2 hours 34 min ago
Seven policemen are suspended over failures to act on intelligence about a possible attack on Garissa University College where 148 people were killed.
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Tories and Labour in SNP election row

2 hours 42 min ago
Ed Miliband accuses David Cameron of "demeaning" his office by "talking up the SNP" - as Sir John Major warns the nationalists could "blackmail" a Labour government.
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Conflicting reports on IS head fate

3 hours 4 min ago
There are conflicting reports about the fate of Islamic State head Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, with some officials saying he was badly injured in an air strike.
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Zeman exits Cagliari for second time

3 hours 4 min ago
Cagliari boss Zdenek Zeman leaves his post at the Serie A strugglers for the second time this season.
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Brown 'might miss rest of season'

3 hours 5 min ago
Harlequins' England full-back Mike Brown might not play again this season because of concussion, says Quins boss Conor O'Shea.
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SA army to tackle foreigner attacks

3 hours 20 min ago
South Africa's army is being deployed to volatile areas to prevent attacks on foreigners as an emergency has developed, the defence minister says.
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Russia will not be banned - IAAF

3 hours 26 min ago
Russia will not be banned from major competitions because of doping allegations, says IAAF president Lamine Diack.
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O'Sullivan risks fine playing in socks

3 hours 27 min ago
Ronnie O'Sullivan risks being fined for playing with no shoes on, and goes close to a 147 break in his Crucible opener.
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Dozens killed in Yemen air strikes

3 hours 27 min ago
Two Saudi-led coalition air strikes in Yemen kill almost 30 people, as the UN warns that the country's health system is on the brink of collapse.
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Mayweather-Pacquiao tickets mystery

4 hours 7 min ago
Promoter Bob Arum is unable to explain why there are still no tickets on sale for Floyd Mayweather versus Manny Pacquiao on 2 May.
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Ethiopia mourns victims of IS killings

4 hours 9 min ago
Ethiopia starts three days of national mourning following the killing by Islamic State of more than 20 migrant workers in Libya.
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Sienna Miller to join Cannes jury

4 hours 10 min ago
Sienna Miller, Jake Gyllenhaal and Guillermo del Toro will join chairmen, the Coen Brothers, on the Cannes Film Festival jury, organisers say.
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Iraq 'pushes IS from Ramadi areas'

4 hours 52 min ago
Iraqi security forces battling Islamic State (IS) militants retake key areas in the western city of Ramadi, including a hospital, officials say.
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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.