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Rich heritage

June 21, 2017 - 7:37pm
Mumbai is believed to have the second highest number of art deco buildings after Miami.
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Battle for Mosul: IS 'blows up' al-Nuri mosque

June 21, 2017 - 7:09pm
The al-Nuri Mosque was where the leader of IS proclaimed its so-called "caliphate" in 2014.
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Michigan airport knife attacker shouted 'Allahu Akbar', says FBI

June 21, 2017 - 7:08pm
The 50-year-old suspect allegedly cried "Allahu Akbar" before stabbing a police officer in the neck.
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Race to the bottom

June 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
The obscure and difficult to reach tracts of the seabed being claimed in the hope they contain mineral riches.
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North America prepares for August solar eclipse

June 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
Nasa scientists are very excited about the eclipse happening in the United States later this summer.
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Jailed and ransomed

June 21, 2017 - 5:48pm
Migrants are falling prey to criminal gangs in Libya - the BBC hears one man's horrific story.
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Peace at last

June 21, 2017 - 5:40pm
Fifteen years ago there was no such thing as palliative care - care for the dying - in Mongolia. Now there is, thanks to Odontuya Davaasuren.
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Florida car burglar caught with his pants down

June 21, 2017 - 4:48pm
A Florida car burglar is literally caught with his pants down as a wardrobe malfunction sends him crashing to the floor during a hapless getaway.
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Driving gloves, closed zoos

June 21, 2017 - 4:10pm
What are the more unlikely ways the blistering conditions are affecting the southwest of the US?
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When handshakes go wrong...

June 21, 2017 - 3:17pm
Politicians may have their hands on the levers of power, but can they control them?
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Russian defence minister's plane 'buzzed' by Nato jet

June 21, 2017 - 2:47pm
But a Russian escort jet then intervenes, chasing away the Nato aircraft, Russian media reports say.
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Venezuelan baseball season should be cancelled, manager says

June 21, 2017 - 2:26pm
Manager Alfredo Pedrique says the baseball season should be cancelled due to the national crisis.
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Gay torment made NFL star Ryan O'Callaghan plan suicide

June 21, 2017 - 2:25pm
The former New England Patriot built a cabin, stocked it with guns and wrote a suicide note.
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George Clooney's tequila firm Casamigos sells for $1bn

June 21, 2017 - 2:11pm
It has been a busy time for the actor, whose wife Amal gave birth to twins earlier this month.
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Top Macron ally Bayrou quits French government

June 21, 2017 - 2:07pm
Centrist leader François Bayrou is the latest to resign as the president finalises his cabinet team.
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Wimbledon champion Boris Becker declared bankrupt

June 21, 2017 - 1:54pm
The three-time champion owed a substantial sum to an investment company.
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US inmates who saved guard's life to have sentences cut

June 21, 2017 - 1:30pm
Six inmates called an ambulance and performed CPR on the officer assigned to guard them.
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US official: Russia 'hacked' 21 US states in election

June 21, 2017 - 12:43pm
A US official confirms nearly two dozen states were targeted in the US election hack.
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'Otto Warmbier wouldn't have broken law' in North Korea

June 21, 2017 - 12:39pm
A woman who was with Otto Warmbier when he was taken by security says she doesn't think the American was guilty.
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Brussels bomb suspect was Moroccan and 'known to police'

June 21, 2017 - 12:15pm
The man was a 36-year-old Moroccan from an area of Brussels that spawned several jihadist attackers.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.