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Smile please, but hold your breath

15 hours 52 min ago
Chinese couples told to smile, but please hold your breath
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Bush sets new album chart record

15 hours 54 min ago
Kate Bush follows her stage comeback to become the first woman to have eight albums in the chart at the same time.
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Bahrain journalist's sentence upheld

16 hours 9 min ago
A court in Bahrain upholds a 10-year sentence imposed on photojournalist Ahmed Humaidan, as human rights activist Maryam al-Khawaja is arrested.
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Eurosceptics win German state seats

17 hours 28 min ago
Eurosceptic party 'Alternative for Germany' wins its first state parliament seats in the eastern state of Saxony, according to exit polls.
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Zimbabwe stun Australia in Harare

18 hours 11 min ago
Zimbabwe defeat Australia in a one-day international for the first time since 1983 after a three-wicket win in Harare.
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Leicester City 1-1 Arsenal

18 hours 21 min ago
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Key Thai ministries go to military

19 hours 59 min ago
Thai military leader and Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha appoints a new cabinet, with key posts going to serving or former generals.
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VIDEO: China rules out open Hong Kong poll

20 hours 11 min ago
China rules out open nominations for the next Hong Kong leadership election, in a move that has dismayed pro-democracy activists.
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Fifi Geldof: My battle with depression

August 31, 2014 - 23:51
Peaches Geldof's sister Fifi has spoken about her depression in a newspaper interview for the first time. She was diagnosed with the illness when she was 11 years old.
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Tottenham Hotspur 0-3 Liverpool

August 31, 2014 - 23:20
Brendan Rodgers celebrates his 100th match as Liverpool boss with a comfortable Premier League win against Tottenham.
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Protesters condemn Hong Kong ruling

August 31, 2014 - 22:59
Democratic groups in Hong Kong vow to fight a Chinese government decision that rules out open nominations for the next leadership election.
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UK businesses 'want new EU deal'

August 31, 2014 - 22:58
Most British businesses want the UK to renegotiate its relationship with the EU, according to a British Chambers of Commerce survey.
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Marquez wins exciting British MotoGP

August 31, 2014 - 21:53
World champion and championship leader Marc Marquez makes it 11 wins out of 12 at the British MotoGP at Silverstone.
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RAF planes help in Iraq food drop

August 31, 2014 - 21:32
RAF Hercules planes help in a humanitarian aid drop to besieged residents of the Iraqi town of Amerli.
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'No apology' over Ashya response

August 31, 2014 - 20:06
Police reject criticism of their search for a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour who was removed from a UK hospital by his parents against medical advice.
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McGuinness urges dissident ceasefire

August 31, 2014 - 19:57
Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness urges dissident republicans, on the IRA ceasefire 20th anniversary, to "take that same step into politics and away from conflict".
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Putin 'urges talks on east Ukraine'

August 31, 2014 - 19:37
President Putin calls for talks on "statehood" for eastern Ukraine and says it is "impossible to predict" the end of the crisis, Russian media report.
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Iraqi forces 'reach besieged Amerli'

August 31, 2014 - 19:32
Iraqi forces have reached the besieged town of Amerli where thousands of people have been trapped by jihadists, military officials say.
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VIDEO: Are e-cigarettes safe?

August 31, 2014 - 19:31
Inside Out goes to the lab to investigate what is in e-cigarettes while we unwrap the arguments surrounding them.
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PM may block return of UK jihadists

August 31, 2014 - 19:11
British PM David Cameron is considering temporary bans on British-born jihadists in Iraq and Syria returning to the UK.
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