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Rivals to rally as Greek vote looms

10 min 53 sec ago
Greek "Yes" and "No" camps are set to hold major rallies in Athens ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on bailout terms.
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VIDEO: ‘Irreversible change’ to sea life from CO2

16 min 54 sec ago
A major report warns that life in the seas will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions from industrial society are drastically cut.
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Adelaide Crows coach knifed to death

46 min 17 sec ago
The coach of Australian Football League team Adelaide's Crows, Phil Walsh, dies in a stabbing at his home, with his son charged with murder.
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NHS 'lags behind other nations'

53 min 15 sec ago
The NHS lags behind other countries when it comes to preventing unnecessary hospital admissions and improving survival rates, a report suggests.
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VIDEO: Ice lollies to keep zoo animals cool

58 min 12 sec ago
Zoo animals across Europe are being fed frozen treats to keep them cool and hydrated during the current heatwave.
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S Korea to pump $10bn into economy

58 min 39 sec ago
South Korea will inject billions of dollars into its economy as it continues to struggle with falling exports and the outbreak of Mers.
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NHS to reveal missed appointment cost

1 hour 14 min ago
Patients who miss appointments will be told how much they have cost the NHS, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says.
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Blast at S Korea plant kills four

1 hour 39 min ago
At least four people are killed in an explosion at the chemical plant in Ulsan, in South Korea.
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Silence to be held for Tunisia dead

July 2, 2015 - 10:34pm
A minute's silence is to be held across the UK at midday to remember the 38 people killed in the Tunisian beach attack a week ago, including 30 Britons.
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Cystic fibrosis gene therapy boost

July 2, 2015 - 9:58pm
A gene therapy has stabilised and slightly improved cystic fibrosis in some of 136 patients in a trial.
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Foreigners and locals lament Sousse's dwindling tourism

July 2, 2015 - 9:57pm
Tunisians and foreigners lament dwindling tourism
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Asia shares down on US jobs report

July 2, 2015 - 9:53pm
Shares in Asia were trading in negative territory on Friday after a mixed jobs report from the US, described by analysts as "solid but far from great".
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Malaysia pushes for MH17 tribunal

July 2, 2015 - 9:19pm
Malaysia says it wants to set up an international criminal tribunal to prosecute those suspected of having shot down flight MH17.
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Hong Kong-to-NI 'spoof' revealed

July 2, 2015 - 8:56pm
A tongue-in-cheek plan to move the entire population of Hong Kong to Northern Ireland is revealed in newly released National Archives files.
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Airbus plans new China plant

July 2, 2015 - 8:49pm
Airbus has signed a deal for its second factory in China, further expanding its growing relationship with the world's second largest economy.
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Pre-pay energy users 'paid £226 more'

July 2, 2015 - 8:36pm
Energy customers on pre-payment meters have been paying an average of £226 a year more than they would have done on the cheapest direct debit tariff, Citizens Advice says.
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VIDEO: India fails to publish UN health report

July 2, 2015 - 7:44pm
The Indian government is not publishing the results of a vast national survey of the health of the country's citizens.
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Mystery surrounds India health survey

July 2, 2015 - 7:31pm
The BBC's Justin Rowlatt asks why India has still not published a vast survey of women and children carried out by the government in Delhi and the UN.
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VIDEO: Views from a Greek fish market

July 2, 2015 - 7:14pm
Yianna Sorou runs a fishmonger's at a market in Aegina, a popular holiday destination among Greeks.
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Riot reignites prison smoking debate

July 2, 2015 - 7:07pm
Australia debates cigarettes in jail after riot
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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.