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Uzbekistan's answer to the selfie stick

May 23, 2015 - 09:09
Uzbekistan's answer to the selfie stick
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Spain's political masters face bloody nose

May 23, 2015 - 09:03
Spaniards are poised to give their political masters a bloody nose in a bumper election year, reports James Badcock.
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The 'Kabuliwala' Afghans of Kolkata

May 23, 2015 - 09:01
The Afghans who have made Kolkata their home
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Does a death sentence always mean death?

May 23, 2015 - 08:57
Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has joined thousands in the US on death row, only a fraction of whom will actually be executed.
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The element that made the 20th Century shine

May 23, 2015 - 08:53
Chromium is the chemical element of modernity - the key to innumerable gleaming, spotless surfaces. But it harbours a dark secret.
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Stage set for biggest ever Eurovision

May 23, 2015 - 08:50
Sweden, Russia and Italy are among the favourites to win the 60th annual Eurovision Song Contest, which takes place in Vienna later.
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Who was suicide bomber Luul Dahir?

May 23, 2015 - 08:46
The "friendly" mother of six who killed herself in a hotel
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US reality show taken off schedule

May 23, 2015 - 08:37
A US cable network pulls a long running reality TV show over allegations of sexual abuse by one of its members.
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Councils urge blanket legal high ban

May 23, 2015 - 08:02
Councils across England and Wales call on the government to introduce a ban on the sale of legal highs.
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VIDEO: Can Saudi coalition defeat IS?

May 23, 2015 - 07:43
The recent, dramatic gains by Islamic State fighters across Syria and Iraq are prompting fresh doubts over whether the coalition strategy to defeat them is working.
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Will Hull's season end on high note?

May 23, 2015 - 07:20
Hull face Manchester United looking to overhaul Newcastle and avoid relegation on the last day of the top-flight season.
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VIDEO: Ramadi residents pay price as IS advances

May 23, 2015 - 07:14
Several days after Islamic State militants captured the city of Ramadi, Iraqis are now asking why their army was unable to protect them.
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Dozens dead in Mexico gang shoot-out

May 23, 2015 - 06:37
At least 39 people are killed in a gunfight between security forces and an armed gang in one of Mexico's most violent states.
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California farmers agree water deal

May 23, 2015 - 06:31
California regulators accept an offer from farmers to reduce water usage by 25% in an effort to avoid deeper cuts in the state's battle with drought.
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Electro Velvet: In the swing for Vienna

May 23, 2015 - 06:15
Electro Velvet get in the swing at Eurovision
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Glasgow beat Ulster to reach final

May 23, 2015 - 05:38
Glasgow Warriors are through to the Pro12 final after a late DTH van der Merwe converted try sees off Ulster at Scotstoun.
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England rue missed chances - Agnew

May 23, 2015 - 05:00
A dropped catch and a costly no-ball changed the course of a day dominated by New Zealand batsmen, says Jonathan Agnew.
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Mourinho 'would join English club'

May 23, 2015 - 04:35
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says he would be prepared to manage another English club if Roman Abramovich no longer wanted him.
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Cholera hits 3,000 Burundi refugees

May 23, 2015 - 04:04
More than 3,000 Burundian refugees in Tanzania have contracted cholera, the UN says, with hundreds of new cases a day.
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Jeb Bush: 'I'm proud of my family'

May 23, 2015 - 04:03
Jeb Bush, Chris Christie and Lindsey Graham try personal touch on conservative activists in Oklahoma City.
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