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Police and vendors clash in Hong Kong

7 min 33 sec ago
Police have clashed with protesters in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong as street vendors tried to stop an operation to close illegal food stalls.
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'Miracle rescue' of avalanche soldier

27 min 58 sec ago
An Indian soldier who was buried after an avalanche struck the Siachen glacier six days ago has been found alive, officials say.
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VIDEO: Meet the world's oldest powerlifter

43 min 48 sec ago
Danish pensioner is world's oldest licensed powerlifter
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New questions for African force in Somalia

57 min 24 sec ago
Deadly attack raises questions for African forces in Somalia
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Portugal wrinkles its nose at UK's EU deal

59 min 3 sec ago
Portugal has more pressing concerns than UK and EU
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VIDEO: The couple trapped on Ukraine's frontline

1 hour 5 min ago
The elderly couple who will not leave the town of Peski on Ukraine's frontline despite shelling damaging their house.
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Is self-publishing coming of age?

1 hour 5 min ago
How easy is it for authors to self-publish?
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IS widow charged over US hostage death

1 hour 8 min ago
The widow of a former senior Islamic State leader is charged over the death of US hostage Kayla Mueller last year, the US justice department says.
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Man shot dead in Dublin 'reprisal'

1 hour 48 min ago
A man has been shot dead in Dublin in what police believe could be a reprisal for a murder at a boxing match weigh-in on Friday.
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Japan and the whale

2 hours 37 min ago
History, food, identity or perhaps bureaucracy?
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Sikh barred from flight 'over turban'

2 hours 58 min ago
Sikh actor Waris Ahluwalia claims he was barred from boarding an Aeromexico flight because of his turban.
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US to help S Korea missile defence

4 hours 36 min ago
The US will help South Korea deploy an advanced missile defence system as soon as possible, officials from the Pentagon have said.
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Migration dominates German carnival

6 hours 21 min ago
Some satirical floats in Germany spark criticism
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'No police role' in student's death

6 hours 33 min ago
Egypt's interior minister rejects accusations that security forces were involved in the killing of an Italian student in Cairo.
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Canada to end IS strikes by 22 February

7 hours 8 min ago
Canada will stop bombing targets in Syria and Iraq belonging to the Islamic State group by 22 February, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says.
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Migrants die as boat sinks off Turkey

7 hours 14 min ago
A migrant boat capsizes off Turkey, killing at least 27 people who were trying to reach the Greek island of Lesbos, Turkish media say.
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Video 'shows Somalia plane bomber'

7 hours 15 min ago
Somali intelligence officials release a video showing a passenger being given a laptop they say concealed a bomb that blew a hole into a passenger plane.
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Viewpoint: Brain tanning and the alchemy of road kill

7 hours 24 min ago
What one woman did with a kangaroo carcass
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Empire State Building hit by drone

8 hours 7 min ago
A man charged with crashing a drone into the Empire State Building has apparently tweeted that a policeman had told him it was "fine" to fly there.
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Syria 'exterminating detainees' - report

8 hours 11 min ago
The Syrian government has carried out a state policy of extermination against thousands of detainees, UN human rights investigators 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.