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HSBC half-yearly profits fall by 12%

August 4, 2014 - 4:57am
HSBC profits fall by 12% in the first half of the year, as the bank says it paid out $234m to cover the cost of "customer redress".
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Lineker 'sickened' by corruption claims

August 4, 2014 - 4:28am
Ex-England striker Gary Lineker says he is 'sickened' by alleged corruption in world football and criticises Fifa chief Sepp Blatter.
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Navy takes Britons from Libya to Malta

August 4, 2014 - 4:23am
A Royal Navy ship helping Britons to leave Libya amid worsening violence in the country has arrived in Malta, the Foreign Office says.
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India MPs protest over Lanka article

August 4, 2014 - 4:05am
India's parliament is adjourned repeatedly over an article and uncomplimentary illustration of PM Narendra Modi and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa published on a Sri Lankan government website.
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Spirited Away maker halts production

August 4, 2014 - 3:38am
Japanese animated film-maker Studio Ghibli, responsible for hits including Oscar winner Spirited Away, announces a halt in production.
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VIDEO: WW1 anniversary marked in Singapore

August 4, 2014 - 3:26am
Dignitaries gathered at the Singapore Cenotaph on Monday to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the start of World War One, from which 124 Singapore residents never returned.
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Guardians swoops to top box office

August 4, 2014 - 3:19am
Disney's Marvel adventure, Guardians of the Galaxy takes $94m (£55.8m) to top the North American box office in its debut weekend.
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India evacuations over flood fears

August 4, 2014 - 1:23am
Authorities in India evacuate 60,000 people in Bihar amid flash flood fears after a landslide blocks a river in Nepal, officials say.
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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.