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Trump set for Republican nomination

40 min 23 sec ago
Victory in Indiana tightens Donald Trump's grip on the US Republican presidential nomination after defeat forces rival Ted Cruz from the race.
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Lula had 'key role' in Brazil scandal

49 min 51 sec ago
Brazil's Attorney General Rodrigo Janot asks the Supreme Court to authorise a corruption investigation against former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.
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Apple has to share 'iPhone' name in China

1 hour 19 min ago
A Chinese company is free to use the name "iPhone" on its handbags and leather goods after Apple loses a trademark court ruling in China.
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Fizzy drink polling in the Philippines

2 hours 53 min ago
What fizzy drink choices say about Philippines election
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Canada wildfire forces mass evacuation

3 hours 2 min ago
A huge wildfire forces the evacuation of about 60,000 people from Fort McMurray - the entire population of the city in the Canadian province of Alberta.
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Chanel stages fashion show in Cuba

3 hours 50 min ago
French fashion house Chanel holds a show in the Cuban capital Havana - the first such event since the communist revolution on the island in 1959.
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Abu Sayyaf hostages make video plea

May 3, 2016 - 11:50pm
Three hostages held by Islamist militants in the Philippines appear in a video pleading for their governments to meet the captors' demands.
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VIDEO: Olympic flame arrives in Brazil

May 3, 2016 - 10:21pm
The Olympic flame has arrived in Brazil for the start of a torch relay that will culminate with the opening of the Olympic Games in Rio in August.
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Asylum boat reaches Australia territory

May 3, 2016 - 9:54pm
A boat of asylum seekers has reached the Cocos Islands, a remote Australian territory in the Indian Ocean.
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EU Commission 'to support' Turkey deal

May 3, 2016 - 9:53pm
The European Commission is set to recommend granting visa-free travel for Turkish citizens, but the plan faces opposition from some EU lawmakers.
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US Navy Seal dies in IS attack in Iraq

May 3, 2016 - 8:55pm
A US Navy Seal advising Kurdish Peshmerga forces in northern Iraq is killed in an attack by Islamic State militants, US officials say.
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Unicef: 75m children deprived of school

May 3, 2016 - 8:30pm
Some 75 million school-age children in crisis areas around the world are in desperate need of educational support, according to a new report by Unicef.
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Trump crushes rivals in Indiana win

May 3, 2016 - 8:23pm
Donald Trump wins Indiana’s Republican presidential primary, dealing a huge blow to Ted Cruz and clearing a path to the nomination.
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A hunger for romance in northern Nigeria

May 3, 2016 - 7:24pm
Tackling polygamy, sex education and child marriage
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Why Kerala is the best place in India to die

May 3, 2016 - 7:20pm
Why Kerala is the best place to die in India
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Syrian refugee students rebuild from Beirut

May 3, 2016 - 7:18pm
Syrian refugee students rebuild from Beirut
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VIDEO: I was Ernest Hemingway's cook in Cuba

May 3, 2016 - 7:15pm
Home life in Cuba with the hard-drinking writer
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Repair businesses blossom in New York

May 3, 2016 - 7:11pm
The mending craze gripping New York
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The football club founded by Jules Rimet battles its way back

May 3, 2016 - 7:02pm
The football club founded by the World Cup's creator rises again
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Furious 'liar' row precedes Indiana poll

May 3, 2016 - 6:16pm
Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz brands his rival Donald Trump "a pathological liar" after the front-runner suggested Mr Cruz's father was linked to JFK's assassin.
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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.