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Iran 'foils plot by Sunni militants to bomb Tehran'

June 20, 2016 - 4:49am
The authorities in Iran thwart a plot by Sunni militants to bomb targets in the capital. Tehran, the intelligence ministry says.
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Solar Impulse sets off on 90-hour Atlantic crossing

June 20, 2016 - 4:47am
Solar Impulse 2 sets off from New York to cross the Atlantic, one of the toughest stages of its attempt to fly around the globe using solar energy.
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Mexico teachers protest: Six killed in Oaxaca clashes

June 20, 2016 - 4:42am
Six people are killed and another 100 injured, including many policeman, in clashes at roadblocks set up by activists in the state of Oaxaca.
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Refugees at highest ever level, reaching 65m, says UN

June 20, 2016 - 4:36am
More than 65m people worldwide are displaced by conflict and war, the UN refugee agency says, half from Syria, Afghanistan and Somalia.
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Syrian refugees take up micro gardening in Lebanon

June 20, 2016 - 4:06am
A charity is helping refugees living in Lebanon, where they are unable to work or grow crops, to build their own micro gardens.
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Why gay clubs matter

June 20, 2016 - 2:57am
When a gunman killed 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando, he desecrated a space they'd considered safe. Here's why gay clubs are so important to LGBT people.
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Too opinionated?

June 20, 2016 - 1:04am
Economic analyst Vivek Kaul explains why India's central bank chief, Raghuram Rajan, may have been under pressure to quit.
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Australia mourns much-loved wombat

June 20, 2016 - 12:40am
Hundreds of Australians are paying tribute on social media to a popular "cuddle-loving" wombat after it died of kidney damage.
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Thousands flee Falluja amid 'humanitarian disaster' warning

June 20, 2016 - 12:26am
A humanitarian disaster is unfolding around the embattled Iraqi city of Falluja as the Iraqi army fights to drive the so-called Islamic State out of the city.
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MH370 search: Photos of possible personal items released

June 20, 2016 - 12:12am
Campaigners for relatives of those missing on flight MH370 release photographs of personal items washed up on a Madagascar beach, which may be from the plane.
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Indonesian navy fires on Chinese fishing boat in disputed waters

June 19, 2016 - 11:09pm
China says one person was injured when the Indonesian navy fired on a Chinese fishing boat, in the latest South China Sea confrontation.
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Wooing white America

June 19, 2016 - 8:30pm
Donald Trump's popularity with white America doesn't guarantee him the White House.
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Unlikely sanctuary

June 19, 2016 - 8:26pm
Ten of thousands of birds head to the North Korean coast during their biannual migration across the planet.
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Greek odyssey

June 19, 2016 - 7:19pm
The BBC's Nidale Abou Mrad reports on the forgotten refugees who fled the Nazi occupation of Greece and stayed in camps in the Middle East.
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Petrol, planes and tomatoes

June 19, 2016 - 7:15pm
As Nigeria allows its currency to trade freely in a move to tackle the financial crisis, financial blogger Feyi Fawehinmi looks at how it will affect people's lives.
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Beef or mutton?

June 19, 2016 - 7:11pm
Last year, a Muslim man in India was killed in a mob lynching over allegations he had been storing and consuming beef at home. Now, there's a fresh twist in the case.
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Triple taxes

June 19, 2016 - 7:09pm
For Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, the cost of living is rising as they face three lots of taxes, says the BBC's Rushdi Abu Alouf.
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The tribe standing up to illegal Amazon loggers in Brazil

June 19, 2016 - 7:04pm
Mairusa Ka'apor, a leader in the small Brazilian village of Giurupina, tells the BBC how the Ka'apor tribe lives - and talks about the fight to protect the forest.
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Russia Lake Syamozero: Children die after storm catches boating group

June 19, 2016 - 6:43pm
Fourteen people, mostly children, die after a storm catches a boating party on Lake Syamozero in northern Russia's Karelia region.
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Children die in Russian lake storm

June 19, 2016 - 6:37pm
Fourteen people, mostly children, die when a storm caught a boating party on Lake Syamozero in northern Russia's Karelia region.
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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.