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Iraqi Kurds seize two oilfields

July 12, 2014 - 11:50am
Iraqi Kurdish forces have taken over two oilfields amid a growing dispute with the government in Baghdad, Iraqi and Kurdish sources say.
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Senanayake banned over bowling action

July 12, 2014 - 11:36am
Sri Lanka's Sachithra Senanayake is banned from bowling by the ICC after he was found to have an illegal action.
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Yemen tribesmen attack oil pipeline

July 12, 2014 - 11:32am
Yemeni tribesmen blow up a major oil pipeline, disrupting supplies from the interior to the Ras Isa export terminal on the Red Sea.
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New Kenya travel warning for Britons

July 12, 2014 - 10:35am
The Foreign Office advises Britons to avoid travelling to areas of the Kenyan coast, after militant attacks left at least 87 people dead.
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Ramones punks founder Tommy dies

July 12, 2014 - 9:55am
Tommy Ramone, the drummer and last surviving original member of influential US punk band The Ramones, has died aged 65, the group announces.
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Anderson & Root set Test record stand

July 12, 2014 - 8:50am
England's James Anderson and Joe Root put on 198, the highest last-wicket stand in Test history, against India at Trent Bridge.
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China businessman 'hacked US firms'

July 12, 2014 - 8:13am
US officials charge a Chinese businessman with hacking into the systems of Boeing and other large defence contractors to steal military data.
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West Brom sign defender Pocognoli

July 12, 2014 - 7:56am
West Bromwich Albion sign Belgium defender Sebastien Pocognoli from Hannover 96 for an undisclosed fee.
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Lord Carey backs assisted dying

July 12, 2014 - 7:36am
The former Archbishop of Canterbury says he will back a bid to make it legal for terminally ill people in England and Wales to get help to end their lives.
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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.