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Britons caught up in Nepal disaster

7 hours 52 min ago
A UK couple on their honeymoon, who are among Britons caught up in the Nepal quake, tell of seeing an "avalanche coming straight" for them on Everest.
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SA anger over Nigeria envoy recall

8 hours 5 min ago
South Africa expresses regret over Nigeria's decision to recall its ambassador to South Africa over a spate of attacks targeting foreigners.
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Dundee United 0-3 Celtic

9 hours 5 min ago
Leigh Griffiths' hat-trick against Dundee United takes Celtic eight points clear at the top of the Premiership.
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Magic of London helped - Radcliffe

9 hours 8 min ago
Paula Radcliffe says running the London Marathon competitively for a final time was an "amazing" experience.
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Kipchoge and Tufa win in London

9 hours 13 min ago
Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge wins the men's London Marathon, with Tigist Tufa of Ethiopia victorious in the women's race.
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Bronze in WSL Team of the Year

9 hours 33 min ago
Lucy Bronze is the only player from Liverpool's Women's Super League-winning squad to be selected in the WSL Team of the Year.
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Russian twerking video women jailed

9 hours 52 min ago
A Russian court jails three women for performing a twerking dance in front of a World War Two memorial and posting it online.
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Harper Lee saves Mockingbird play

10 hours 29 min ago
Author Harper Lee starts a non-profit company to produce a play of To Kill a Mockingbird in her hometown of Monroeville, after a dispute threatened to end the show.
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Six Chelsea players in Team of Year

11 hours 2 min ago
Six Chelsea players are named in the Professional Footballers' Association Premier League Team of the Year.
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VIDEO: Chile volcano ash buries farmland

11 hours 14 min ago
Residents in the foothills of the Calbuco volcano in Chile survey the damage caused by its eruption.
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Ghana told to stop new oil drilling

11 hours 46 min ago
Ghana is told by an international tribunal not to begin any new offshore drilling for oil in disputed waters with the Ivory Coast.
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Howell second to Wu at China Open

12 hours 26 min ago
England's David Howell finishes second at the China Open as Wu Ashun wins his first European Tour title.
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VIDEO: Peru percussionists' world record bid

12 hours 37 min ago
Thousands of people in Peru have attempted to break the Guinness World Record for the largest cajon ensemble.
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Weir loses out in sprint finish

12 hours 46 min ago
David Weir loses out in a sprint finish to American Joshua George in the T53/54 wheelchair race at the London Marathon.
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Fellowes to adapt Trollope novel

12 hours 58 min ago
Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes is to adapt Anthony Trollope's Doctor Thorne - one of his favourite novels - for TV.
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VW chairman resigns in power struggle

13 hours 48 min ago
Ferdinand Piech, the chairman of VW, Europe's biggest carmaker, resigns after a power struggle with his chief executive.
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Klitschko eyes Fury title defence

13 hours 49 min ago
Wladimir Klitschko says Tyson Fury is set to be his next challenger after the latest successful defence of his world titles.
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Music boss tops Britain's rich list

14 hours 7 min ago
Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik is Britain's richest man with a £13.17bn fortune, but the Queen has dropped out of the top 300 for the first time, according to the Sunday Times.
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Baltimore protest turns violent

15 hours 17 min ago
A protest march in Baltimore a week after Freddie Gray, a black man, died in police custody, turns violent with at least a dozen arrests.
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VIDEO: Obama jokes at annual dinner

15 hours 21 min ago
President Obama has been poking fun at himself and his political friends and enemies at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner.
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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.