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US 'exaggerated' al-Shabab deaths

March 8, 2016 - 8:39am
Militant Islamist group al-Shabab dismisses as exaggerated US claims that more than 150 of its fighters were killed in an air strike in Somalia.
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Nike suspends contract with Sharapova

March 8, 2016 - 8:31am
Sponsors Nike and Tag Heuer move quickly to distance themselves from Maria Sharapova after the five-time Grand Slam tennis champion admits failing a drug test.
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Are Sharapova and sponsors heading for break point?

March 8, 2016 - 8:16am
What now for Maria Sharapova and sponsors Nike
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Thailand drops HK journalist charge

March 8, 2016 - 7:16am
Thailand withdraws criminal charges against a Hong Kong journalist detained last year for carrying body armour used in reporting on the Bangkok blasts.
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Netanyahu rejects Obama talks criticism

March 8, 2016 - 7:13am
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu rejects a White House claim that it was surprised by his decision to turn down the offer of talks with President Obama.
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US man jailed for abusing Kenyan orphans

March 8, 2016 - 6:52am
A 21-year-old ex-US missionary is sentenced to 40 year in jail by an US court for sexually abusing children at an orphanage in Kenya's capital.
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EU-Turkey 'one-in one-out' migrant plan

March 8, 2016 - 6:51am
The EU and Turkey agree principles of a deal on the migrant crisis that includes a radical one-in, one-out plan for Syrians fleeing the conflict.
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Ex-Stones bassist Wyman has cancer

March 8, 2016 - 5:47am
Former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman is diagnosed with prostate cancer, his family says in a statement.
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Russian TV militarises Women's Day

March 8, 2016 - 5:30am
Seemingly innocent terms have military and nationalist significance for many Russians.
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India female fighter pilots in June

March 8, 2016 - 5:21am
India's air force will induct its first female fighter pilots in June, the country's air force chief says.
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MH370 searchers remain 'hopeful'

March 8, 2016 - 3:46am
Malaysia and Australia say they remain "hopeful" that flight MH370 will be found, as relatives mark two years since the plane disappeared.
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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.