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How the 1993 blasts changed Mumbai forever

July 30, 2015 - 3:42am
How the 1993 blasts changed Mumbai for ever
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Formula 1 gossip

July 30, 2015 - 3:41am
Button set for Top Gear role, McLaren frustration with testing plans, Massa cannot explain Wililams performance, plus more.
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Joshua best in 25 years - Klitschko

July 30, 2015 - 3:26am
World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko says Anthony Joshua is the most promising boxer he has seen in 25 years.
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Sony's net profit more than triples

July 30, 2015 - 3:23am
Japanese tech giant Sony sees its net profit more than triple in the April-to-June quarter, helped by strong sales of its PlayStation 4 games.
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Chung wants to be Fifa president

July 30, 2015 - 3:12am
The major shareholder of South Korean industrial giant Hyundai wants to replace Sepp Blatter as Fifa president.
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Myanmar frees almost 7,000 prisoners

July 30, 2015 - 3:12am
Myanmar releases 6,966 prisoners, including 210 foreigners, ahead of polls in November - but it is not clear if political prisoners are among those freed.
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VIDEO: Night patrols to deter Calais migrants

July 30, 2015 - 3:04am
Security forces in Calais have been working to prevent a third successive night of mass incursions into the Channel Tunnel by migrants trying to reach Britain.
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RBS reports 27% quarterly profit rise

July 30, 2015 - 2:29am
Royal Bank of Scotland reports a 27% increase in second-quarter profit after booking more mortgage business.
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De Gea saga unfavourable - Van Gaal

July 30, 2015 - 2:07am
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says goalkeeper David De Gea's link to Real Madrid has caused a problem.
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Immigration fuels rising tension in Germany

July 30, 2015 - 2:06am
Germany's uncomfortable refugee debate
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Deadly landslides hit Nepal villages

July 30, 2015 - 1:58am
At least 16 people are killed after torrential rain triggers landslides in western Nepal, with fears the toll could rise.
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Samsung suffers 8% profit drop

July 30, 2015 - 1:47am
Electronics giant Samsung sees its net profit drop by 8% for the second quarter of the year.
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Plane part tested for MH370 link

July 30, 2015 - 1:34am
A Malaysia team is on its way to the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion to see whether washed up debris is from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
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Zayn Malik signs solo record deal

July 30, 2015 - 1:28am
The former One Direction singer posts a picture of him signing a contract with RCA Records.
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Runaway lorry kills Mexico pilgrims

July 30, 2015 - 1:13am
A lorry in central Mexico ploughs into a religious procession, killing at least 16 pilgrims and injuring about 30, officials say.
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Thunderbirds 'return' for anniversary

July 30, 2015 - 1:01am
Gerry Anderson's Thunderbirds are set to return to the site where they were originally created to mark the show's 50th anniversary.
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Maradona accuses ex-wife of theft

July 29, 2015 - 11:29pm
Argentine football legend Diego Maradona accuses ex-wife Claudia Villafane of stealing $9m (£6m) from his bank accounts, a claim she denies.
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The reinvention of an Australian circus

July 29, 2015 - 8:35pm
A routine that is all jazz, ballet and acrobatics
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Aurora found beyond our Solar System

July 29, 2015 - 7:48pm
An aurora resembling the 'northern lights' has been spotted outside the Solar System for the first time, scientists report.
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'Epidemic' of US children sold for sex

July 29, 2015 - 7:46pm
The vast majority of children bought and sold for sex every night in the United States are American, a BBC investigation finds.
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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.