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Unrest follows US police acquittal

6 hours 27 min ago
US police say they have made multiple arrests in protests in Cleveland after an officer was cleared over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black couple.
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What should be done with Rohingya migrants?

7 hours 8 min ago
How different countries view the Rohingya 'problem'
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PM announces freeze in ministers' pay

7 hours 16 min ago
Government ministers will face a further five years of frozen pay, Prime Minister David Cameron says.
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Activists make rare Koreas crossing

8 hours 15 min ago
A group of 30 female activists cross the demilitarized zone separating North and South Korea to promote peace but are criticised over their initiative.
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Nepal flood alert after landslide

8 hours 41 min ago
Thousands flee their homes in western Nepal following a landslide which blocked a river, causing fears of flash flooding.
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Cameron urged to make case for EU

9 hours 41 min ago
One of Europe's most senior politicians warns David Cameron to make a positive case for Europe if he wants successful negotiations with other leaders.
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Perfectly scripted: Eurovision 2015

10 hours 14 min ago
The twists and turns of Eurovision 2015
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US officer cleared over deaths

May 23, 2015 - 11:48pm
A US policeman who fired repeatedly at unarmed black occupants of a car is cleared of all charges, prompting angry protests and some arrests.
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VIDEO: US policeman cleared over deaths

May 23, 2015 - 11:37pm
A US police officer who climbed onto the hood of a car and fired repeatedly at its unarmed occupants has been acquitted of manslaughter charges.
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VIDEO: El Salvador's Romero beatified

May 23, 2015 - 10:31pm
The Catholic Archbishop Oscar Romero has been beatified at a ceremony in El Salvador attended by huge crowds.
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VIDEO: Fans react to Sweden's Eurovision win

May 23, 2015 - 10:20pm
Swedish singer Mans Zelmerlow has triumphed at this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, beating Russia's Polina Gagarina.
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Putin signs 'undesirable' NGOs bill

May 23, 2015 - 9:04pm
President Putin signs a bill allowing Russian authorities to ban foreign NGOs deemed undesirable from operating inside the country.
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Sweden scoops Eurovision 2015 crown

May 23, 2015 - 8:51pm
Swedish singer Mans Zelmerlow triumphs at this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, beating Russia's Polina Gagarina.
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VIDEO: Sweden wins Eurovision Song Contest

May 23, 2015 - 8:08pm
Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow has been crowned winner of the 60th annual Eurovision Song Contest, held in Vienna, Austria.
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'No peace dividend' for Panama border force

May 23, 2015 - 7:31pm
Farc deal "no cure" for Panama's border problems
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VIDEO: 'A tale of two skirts'

May 23, 2015 - 7:26pm
One short, one long, both hotly debated online
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Robert Mugabe and the Crocodile

May 23, 2015 - 7:21pm
The story of Robert Mugabe, Gucci Grace and the Crocodile
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Saving coffee from extinction

May 23, 2015 - 7:17pm
Breeding a new plant to save coffee from extinction
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VIDEO: Militias stage fightback against IS in Iraq

May 23, 2015 - 7:13pm
Pro-government fighters in Iraq have begun to fight back against IS militants in a bid to recapture the town of Ramadi.
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Ben Carson wins Oklahoma straw poll

May 23, 2015 - 7:07pm
Newcomer Ben Carson wins US Republican straw poll
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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.