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EU extends farm aid amid Russian ban

17 min 11 sec ago
The EU extends help for exporters of dairy produce, fruit and vegetables into next year to ease the impact of a Russian ban.
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Kids Company charity in police probe

23 min 43 sec ago
An investigation into a number of allegations of crime involving children's charity Kids Company has been launched by police, the BBC has learned.
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Kenya's Garissa campus 'must reopen'

28 min 1 sec ago
Peace activists in Kenya are calling for the reopening of the college where 148 people were killed by gunmen from the Somalia-based al-Shabab group.
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Plane debris being sent to France

28 min 49 sec ago
Debris found on an Indian Ocean island is being taken to France to determine if it is from the missing airliner MH370, Malaysia's PM says.
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'Repeat attack' at Jerusalem Gay Pride

30 min 40 sec ago
Police arrest an ultra-Orthodox Jew after six people are stabbed at the Gay Pride march in Jerusalem - the same man reportedly attacked marchers in 2005.
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Apprentice contestant found dead

37 min 44 sec ago
Apprentice star Stuart Baggs is found dead at his home in the Isle of Man, police say.
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US inquiry into African lion killer

37 min 49 sec ago
US wildlife agency launches an investigation into the killing of a lion in Zimbabwe but says it has been unable to reach the American involved.
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Spy leaks website being investigated

44 min 42 sec ago
Germany's federal prosecutors are investigating if a website that covers digital rights issues committed an act of treason.
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Cameron in warning to Calais migrants

55 min 2 sec ago
The UK will not become a "safe haven" for migrants in Calais, David Cameron warns, after hundreds continued attempts to reach the country overnight.
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China ex-general in corruption probe

1 hour 7 min ago
Former high-ranking Chinese army figure Guo Boxiong is expelled from the Communist Party amid corruption allegations.
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Top Gear: Ex-hosts sign Amazon deal

1 hour 20 min ago
Former Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May sign up to present a new show on Amazon's streaming service.
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VIDEO: Inside Calais migrant camp 'village'

1 hour 30 min ago
The makeshift migrant camp in Calais is now equipped with a school room, a canteen, and its shelters are becoming more permanent. Christian Fraser looks around.
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Kairat Almaty 2-1 Aberdeen

1 hour 32 min ago
Kenny McLean nets an away goal as Aberdeen lose narrowly to Kairat in the Europa League third qualifying round first leg.
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Obama wants world's fastest computer

1 hour 32 min ago
President Obama has signed an executive order calling for the US to build the world's fastest computer by 2025.
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Rebel flags found at US black church

1 hour 41 min ago
Police say two white males were behind the placing of four Confederate flags outside a church near the Martin Luther King Jr Center in Atlanta.
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'Abortion pill' legalised in Canada

1 hour 49 min ago
Canadian health authorities have approved the drug RU-486, commonly known as the abortion pill.
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US economic growth picks up to 2.3%

2 hours 5 min ago
The US economy grew at an annualised pace of 2.3% in the three months to June, official figures show.
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Ohio police officer denies murder

2 hours 7 min ago
A police officer who killed an unarmed black man during a traffic stop pleads not guilty to murder, as his bond is set at $1m.
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Taliban pick Mullah Omar's successor

2 hours 16 min ago
The Taliban appoint a successor to Mullah Omar and confirm that the veteran leader has died, as reported earlier by the Afghan government.
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Teen guilty of mass murder bomb plot

3 hours 10 min ago
A 19-year-old is found guilty of plotting mass murder at a Newcastle college using pipe bombs and a Glock handgun.
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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.