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Putin creates new National Guard

April 6, 2016 - 11:44am
The Kremlin announces the creation of a new National Guard security force but denies the move is linked to September's parliamentary elections.
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Panama Papers firm 'victim of hack'

April 6, 2016 - 11:01am
A partner at the Panamanian law firm at the centre of a huge leak of confidential financial data says it has been the victim of a hack.
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VIDEO: From translator to gravedigger

April 6, 2016 - 10:37am
Mustafa Dawa was working as a volunteer translator on the Greek island of Lesbos, but has taken on a new role - as a gravedigger.
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Le Pen fined over Holocaust remarks

April 6, 2016 - 8:45am
Former French far-right leader Jean-Marie Le Pen is fined 30,000 euros for describing the gas chambers as a detail of history.
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Turkish authorities 'probing data leak'

April 6, 2016 - 8:32am
Turkish prosecutors are investigating an alleged data leak of personal information of about 50 million citizens, according to reports.
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Uber v rickshaw: Who will win the race?

April 6, 2016 - 8:24am
A road race on Delhi's streets - who will win?
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Pfizer scraps $160bn Allergan deal

April 6, 2016 - 7:33am
Drugmaker Pfizer confirms it has "terminated" its planned merger with Ireland's Allergan following news of possible changes to US tax laws.
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VIDEO: 'Shall we go and drown in the sea?'

April 6, 2016 - 7:32am
The Turkish coast guard has intercepted a boat carrying around 40 Iraqi migrants who were trying to sail from Turkey to Greece.
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