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Greek far-right leaders go on trial

April 20, 2015 - 6:23am
Leaders of Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party are among 69 people put on trial on charges including murder and belonging to a criminal group.
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Norway in Arctic dispute with Russia

April 20, 2015 - 6:20am
Norway summons the Russian ambassador after a top Russian official defied a travel ban by visiting Svalbard in the Arctic.
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Bobbi Kristina Brown is 'awake'

April 20, 2015 - 6:17am
Bobby Brown tells an audience in Dallas that his daughter has woken up after being in a coma.
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Man held over women's murders

April 20, 2015 - 5:23am
A man is arrested on suspicion of murdering his mother and sister on Merseyside.
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India cricketer in fatal match clash

April 20, 2015 - 5:15am
A young cricketer dies in the Indian city of Kolkata after an on-field collision with a team mate during a club match.
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VIDEO: The drones that can float on water

April 20, 2015 - 5:06am
Researchers from MIT have created a drone that can float on water and communicate with other drones
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Stars praise Spacey's Old Vic reign

April 20, 2015 - 4:47am
Stars of the acting world have paid tribute to Kevin Spacey at a gala event at the Old Vic as he steps down as artistic director.
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Chinese stocks fall despite stimulus

April 20, 2015 - 4:34am
Chinese stocks are falling after the government steps up stimulus measures and cuts bank requirements for the second time this year.
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Post Office 'failure' over shortfalls

April 20, 2015 - 4:04am
The Post Office failed to discover the cause of large cash shortfalls at sub-post offices before starting civil and criminal proceedings against sub-postmasters, a report finds.
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VIDEO: Cuban opposition concede defeat

April 20, 2015 - 3:02am
The first opposition candidates in decades to stand in a Cuban election have conceded defeat.
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VIDEO: New glass frog has translucent skin

April 20, 2015 - 2:41am
A new species of glass frog has been found in the Talamanca mountains of Costa Rica.
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NZ's Cruden set to miss World Cup

April 20, 2015 - 2:29am
All Black fly-half Aaron Cruden is set to miss the World Cup after tearing cruciate knee ligaments playing for Waikato.
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Monday's gossip column

April 20, 2015 - 2:17am
Falcao agent contacts Liverpool, Saints eye Newcastle pair, Jose Mourinho pursues Hammers defender Aaron Cresswell & more.
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Migrant deaths renew pressure on EU

April 20, 2015 - 2:05am
Italy's PM leads calls for more EU action on migrants after the latest boat capsize in the Mediterranean leaves hundreds feared dead.
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Complaint over Australia terror raid

April 20, 2015 - 1:06am
Australian police investigate a complaint of excessive force by one of the suspects detained in an anti-terror operation in Melbourne.
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IS releases new 'killing' video

April 20, 2015 - 12:37am
Islamic State militants release a video purportedly showing the killing of up to 30 Ethiopian Christians seized in Libya.
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Environmental activist killings rise

April 20, 2015 - 12:35am
Killings of environmental activists have risen by 20% in the last year, according to campaign group Global Witness.
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Japan-Taiwan quake sparks alert

April 19, 2015 - 11:37pm
Japanese authorities briefly issue a tsunami alert after a 6.8 magnitude earthquake between Okinawa and Taiwan.
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VIDEO: Baby crocodiles going 'home' to Cuba

April 19, 2015 - 10:47pm
A Swedish zoo is sending 10 rare baby Cuban crocodiles to Cuba to be released into the wild.
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Iran to give Australia IS data

April 19, 2015 - 10:43pm
Australia and Iran will share intelligence about Australians fighting with militant groups in Iraq, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announces.
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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.