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Rodrigo Duterte is sworn in as Philippines president

June 30, 2016 - 3:43am
Rodrigo Duterte has been sworn in as president of the Philippines, after a landslide election victory in May.
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US election: Michael Sandford who 'wanted to shoot Trump' charged

June 30, 2016 - 3:38am
A British man, who allegedly snatched a police officer's gun at a rally for Donald Trump, has been charged, but not with plotting to kill him.
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Alvin Toffler, futurologist guru, dies at 87

June 30, 2016 - 3:14am
Alvin Toffler, the author of Future Shock and other works predicting social, economic and technological change, dies at 87.
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Diamonds aren't forever

June 30, 2016 - 2:47am
The huge rough diamond that went on sale on Wednesday was one of three big diamonds found recently after a break of more than a century. The BBC's Clare Spencer asks why.
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Battle of the Somme centenary

June 30, 2016 - 2:36am
Allan Little looks at the enduring significance of the Battle of the Somme fought between 1 July and 18 November 1916.
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Iraq air strikes 'target militant convoy' near Falluja

June 30, 2016 - 2:24am
Iraq's Ministry of Defence has released footage which it says shows air strikes on a convoy of Islamic State militants trying to flee the city of Falluja.
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Brexit: Obama warns on global growth after UK vote

June 30, 2016 - 1:45am
US President Barack Obama says that the British vote to leave the European Union raises "longer-term concerns about global growth".
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Disney's Moana: Anger over 'fat' depiction of Polynesian demigod

June 30, 2016 - 1:44am
One of the characters in Disney's upcoming film Moana is Maui, a legendary figure from Pacific Island culture. But some say his 'overweight' depiction is offensive.
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'Psychic' crocodile predicts Australia's election

June 29, 2016 - 10:20pm
A notorious tabloid newspaper claims a "psychic" crocodile has predicted the outcome of Australia's election.
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Sweatshop risk

June 29, 2016 - 9:55pm
Tim Whewell visits the special schools springing up in Turkey to help the refugee children of Syria's "lost generation".
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US compensates Cameroon family for child killed by UN car

June 29, 2016 - 9:48pm
The US has compensated the family of a Cameroon boy who was struck and killed by a vehicle in UN Ambassador Samantha Power's motorcade.
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World's largest uncut diamond fails to sell at auction

June 29, 2016 - 9:23pm
The world's largest uncut diamond has failed to sell at an auction in London after bids fell short of the reserve price.
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Deutsche Bank and Santander fail US stress test

June 29, 2016 - 8:50pm
Nearly all large US banks pass the Federal Reserve's annual stress test, with only Europe's Deutsche Bank and Santander failing.
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Somme battlefields from the air 100 years on

June 29, 2016 - 8:02pm
A century after the Battle of the Somme, see some of the key landmarks, battlefields and memorials from the air.
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'Brexit blow' for Pakistan bagpipe makers

June 29, 2016 - 7:46pm
The economic volatility following the UK's vote to leave the EU has apparently been felt as far as Pakistan, where a bagpipe manufacturer says profits have been damaged.
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Novel brew

June 29, 2016 - 7:34pm
A new book shop-cum-cafe in a picture-perfect setting in Indian-administered Kashmir is attracting local residents as well as tourists.
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'We love UK'

June 29, 2016 - 7:27pm
Silly walks and queues are some of the reasons why Germans say they still love Britain after the Brexit vote.
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Earn as you snooze

June 29, 2016 - 7:00pm
As businesses become ever more concerned about the impact of sleep deprivation, one company is now paying its staff to get a good night's shut-eye.
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UK's 'glaring absence' at EU summit after referendum

June 29, 2016 - 6:13pm
European Union leaders have warned that the UK will have to accept the free movement of people if it still wants access to the single market.
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Istanbul Ataturk airport attack: Deaths rise to 42 as Turkey mourns

June 29, 2016 - 5:03pm
Turkey observes a national day of mourning as the death toll in a suicide gun and bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk airport rises to 42, including 13 foreign nationals.
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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.