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VIDEO: 'I'd rather die than go back to Syria'

January 15, 2016 - 2:31am
A BBC investigation has found that the Turkish authorities have detained and deported refugees back to Syria.
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Delhi anti-pollution car trial ends

January 15, 2016 - 1:40am
India's capital Delhi is ending a trial imposing major restrictions on private cars to curb alarming levels of pollution.
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China governor suspected of corruption

January 15, 2016 - 12:53am
The governor of China's Sichuan province, Wei Hong is suspected of "severe disciplinary violations", according to a senior official.
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Why we chose to stay in a bushfire's path

January 15, 2016 - 12:21am
Australian family chose to stay in a bushfire's path
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New Ebola case emerges in Sierra Leone

January 14, 2016 - 11:49pm
A new death from Ebola is confirmed in Sierra Leone, hours after the World Health Organization declared the latest West Africa outbreak over.
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VIDEO: Juliet Stevenson: Rickman an inspiration

January 14, 2016 - 10:50pm
Juliet Stevenson has paid tribute to actor Alan Rickman, who has died at the age of 69.
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Ex-comic assumes Guatemala presidency

January 14, 2016 - 10:35pm
Guatemalan former TV comedian Jimmy Morales is inaugurated as the country's new president.
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Turkey 'acting illegally' over Syria refugees

January 14, 2016 - 10:05pm
BBC investigates claims that Turkey is returning Syria refugees
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How first coup still haunts Nigeria 50 years on

January 14, 2016 - 10:03pm
How ghosts of its first coup still haunt Nigeria
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Twitter campaign to get all France wearing Jewish skullcaps

January 14, 2016 - 9:57pm
French Jews urged to wear headwear in defiance
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Has Belgium created 'a system of apartheid'?

January 14, 2016 - 9:53pm
Has Belgium created 'a system of apartheid'?
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VIDEO: When is it not OK to use Lego?

January 14, 2016 - 8:26pm
Lego upset Chinese artist Ai Weiwei when he tried to bulk buy bricks, but it is not the first time the company has been embroiled in controversy.
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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.