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Migrant trains reach Munich station

September 1, 2015 - 4:26am
Trains carrying more than 1,000 migrants arrive in Germany, as Hungary closes a major rail station in an attempt to bring the crisis under control.
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The grandeur of Tokyo's Hotel Okura in pictures

September 1, 2015 - 3:18am
Images then and now of much-loved but doomed Hotel Okura
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VIDEO: 'River of humanity' on Hungary border

September 1, 2015 - 3:15am
The UN says the number of migrants arriving in Hungary is increasing every day.
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New insecticide method '100% effective'

September 1, 2015 - 2:54am
A new method of applying insecticide to nets has proved 100% effective against certain resistant mosquitoes, an international study reports.
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VIDEO: Palmyra temple damage an 'appalling loss'

September 1, 2015 - 2:49am
Historian Dan Cruickshank says any damage done to to the the Bel Temple by the Islamic State (IS) group is on a par with destroying the Parthenon in Greece or Chartres Cathedral in France.
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Tuesday's gossip column

September 1, 2015 - 2:39am
Tottenham plan late Berahino bid, Valdes move collapses, West Ham and Villa want Adebayor, West Brom chase Lopez, plus more.
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VIDEO: Migrants arrive at German rail stations

September 1, 2015 - 2:05am
Hundreds of migrants thought to be from Syria arrive German stations after being held for several hours at the Hungarian border.
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NZ unveils flag contest final four

September 1, 2015 - 1:27am
New Zealand unveils four finalists in the contest to design what could become the national flag, but it's fair to say not everyone has embraced them.
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Thai court acquits Phuket reporters

September 1, 2015 - 12:24am
A court in the southern Thai island of Phuket acquits two journalists of defaming the navy in a 2013 article on human trafficking.
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Obama in plea for climate deal

August 31, 2015 - 11:57pm
President Obama pushes for a global deal on cutting carbon emissions, saying it is time "to protect the one planet we've got while we still can".
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Serena & Nadal through at US Open

August 31, 2015 - 11:43pm
Serena Williams, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic win at US Open but men's fourth seed Kei Nishikori suffers surprise loss.
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The journalists sued by the Thai navy

August 31, 2015 - 11:15pm
The journalists being sued by the Thai navy
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VIDEO: 'We had to cover migrant story'

August 31, 2015 - 11:01pm
Two independent journalists in Thailand are cleared of defaming the navy over reporting they did on the issue of human trafficking.
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Google in India antitrust probe

August 31, 2015 - 10:02pm
Indian authorities accuse internet giant Google of abusing its dominance in search advertising.
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Meningitis jabs start for UK babies

August 31, 2015 - 10:00pm
Meningitis B vaccination for all newborn babies starts to take place across the UK.
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Fresh data confirms China slowdown

August 31, 2015 - 9:51pm
China's factory activity contracts at its fastest pace in three years in August, confirming fears that the country's growth is continuing to slow.
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Nauru centre 'unsafe' for children

August 31, 2015 - 9:51pm
A senate committee report urges Australia's government to remove children from its migrant detention centre on Nauru island in the Pacific.
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US clerk loses gay marriage battle

August 31, 2015 - 9:45pm
A Christian official who refused to issue marriage licences to same-sex couples in Kentucky is ordered to do so by the US Supreme Court.
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Argentina 'Dirty War' baby found

August 31, 2015 - 9:40pm
Campaigners in Argentina find another child abducted from left-wing political prisoners during military rule between 1976 and 1983.
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US stock markets end lower again

August 31, 2015 - 8:06pm
US stocks close lower again, reflecting continuing concerns about the Chinese economy and uncertainty over US interest rates.
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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.