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Farc suspends truce after attack

49 min 9 sec ago
Colombian Farc leftist rebel group suspends its unilateral ceasefire following army attack in which 26 fighters died.
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Kim Jong-un brother seen in London

1 hour 12 min ago
Footage has emerged showing North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un's elder brother in London - attending two Eric Clapton concerts.
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NZ batsmen punish profligate England

1 hour 19 min ago
New Zealand dominate England's bowlers to move into a strong position after two days of the first Test at Lord's.
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McIlroy misses cut at Wentworth

1 hour 22 min ago
World number one Rory McIlroy misses the cut in the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth after a second round of 78.
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Yellen: US rates may rise this year

1 hour 26 min ago
The chair of the US Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, says she expects the central bank to begin raising interest rates "at some point this year".
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VIDEO: Opera House light show wows visitors

1 hour 51 min ago
The Sydney Opera House has been used as a backdrop for a spectacular light show as part of the Vivid Sydney festival.
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Netherlands backs veil ban plans

2 hours 6 min ago
The Dutch cabinet backs plans for a partial ban on wearing face-covering Islamic veils in certain public places.
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First set of Clinton emails released

2 hours 10 min ago
State Department releases hundreds of emails - many relating to the attack in Benghazi, Libya - from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email account.
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Sturgeon condemns leak 'dirty tricks'

2 hours 18 min ago
Nicola Sturgeon calls on Alistair Carmichael to consider his position as an MP after he admits being behind the leak of a memo ahead of the election.
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IS 'carried out Saudi mosque attack'

2 hours 20 min ago
The Islamic State group says it was behind a deadly suicide bombing on a Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia, apparently its first attack in the kingdom.
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Van Gaal 'believes' De Gea will stay

2 hours 31 min ago
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal "believes" goalkeeper David De Gea will stay at the club next season.
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Is the campaign against Islamic State flawed?

2 hours 31 min ago
Shortcomings of the campaign against Islamic State
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Edmund & Konta into French Open draw

2 hours 38 min ago
Britain's Kyle Edmund and Johanna Konta qualify for the main draw in the French Open at Roland Garros.
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VIDEO: The view from One World Trade Center

2 hours 45 min ago
The observatory of New York's One World Trade Center, which was built on the site of the twin towers destroyed in the 9/11 attacks, opens for visitors this month.
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Breast-feeding protest at McDonald's

2 hours 51 min ago
Mothers with babies occupy a McDonald's restaurant in the Hungarian capital Budapest in protest after a woman was told not to breast-feed there.
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Murray hails 'best clay-court' form

3 hours 1 min ago
British number one Andy Murray believes he is playing the best clay-court tennis of his career ahead of the French Open.
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Walkout hits Eiffel Tower tourists

3 hours 8 min ago
The Eiffel Tower shuts down for six hours because of a staff walkout in protest against a surge in pickpocketing gangs.
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EU agrees 1.8bn-euro loan to Ukraine

3 hours 12 min ago
The European Union agrees a €1.8bn (£1.3bn; $2bn) loan to Ukraine - described as a landmark deal for a non-EU member.
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Ireland holds same-sex marriage vote

3 hours 50 min ago
Voters in the Republic of Ireland are voting in a referendum on whether to legalise same-sex marriage.
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NHS trusts' deficit rises to £822m

3 hours 59 min ago
NHS trusts in England report a total deficit of £822m for last financial year, compared with £115m the previous year
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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.