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N Korea 'planning satellite launch'

February 2, 2016 - 1:19pm
North Korea has declared a plan to launch a satellite later this month, a UN agency says, in a move condemned by Washington.
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Putin accused of encouraging threats

February 2, 2016 - 1:02pm
Russian politician Mikhail Kasyanov accuses President Putin of "silently encouraging" intimidation as a row over a menacing video continues.
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Actor in coma following stage accident

February 2, 2016 - 12:53pm
An Italian actor is in a coma in Pisa after a hanging scene went wrong on stage, resulting in his strangulation.
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Zimbabwe chief prosecutor charged

February 2, 2016 - 12:47pm
Zimbabwe's chief prosecutor is charged with obstructing the course of justice, accused of dropping a case involving an alleged plot to bomb the president's dairy.
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US 'to boost Europe defence budget'

February 2, 2016 - 12:40pm
The Pentagon is to propose quadrupling its budget for European defence in 2017 in the light of "Russian aggression", the US defence secretary says.
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Somali plane lands with hole in its side

February 2, 2016 - 12:02pm
A passenger plane makes an emergency landing in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, with a gaping hole in its fuselage.
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Uganda ex-spy chief court-martialled

February 2, 2016 - 11:02am
Uganda's former intelligence chief, who is a strong critic of President Yoweri Museveni, is charged with insubordination at a military court.
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Club finds right-back on LinkedIn

February 2, 2016 - 10:03am
Slovenian club NK Domzale post LinkedIn advert for an "offensive right-back" and get 150 applications for the position.
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France school smoking 'cuts terror risk'

February 2, 2016 - 9:31am
Some French schools are allowing students to smoke on their grounds to prevent them becoming terror targets on the street, a union says.
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Trump dealt blow by Cruz in Iowa vote

February 2, 2016 - 8:52am
Ted Cruz wins the Iowa Republican caucuses, beating frontrunner Donald Trump in the first US vote on the road to the White House, but the Democratic race is a virtual tie.
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Clashes at Karachi airport 'kill two'

February 2, 2016 - 8:36am
Pakistani security forces and protesters have clashed at Karachi airport, leaving at least two dead, officials say.
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Air strikes hit IS radio in Afghanistan

February 2, 2016 - 7:33am
US air strikes in eastern Afghanistan have destroyed a radio station used by the Islamic State militant group, US and Afghan officials say.
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Belgium's ageing nuclear plants worry neighbours

February 2, 2016 - 7:27am
Belgian plan to extend life of reactors worries neighbours
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Tata to rename Zica car over virus woes

February 2, 2016 - 7:22am
India's Tata Motors is to rename its forthcoming Zica hatchback after the similarly-named Zika virus sparked a global health emergency.
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Israel ends Ramallah entry restrictions

February 2, 2016 - 6:56am
The Israeli military lifts the restrictions on access to the West Bank city of Ramallah that were imposed following a shooting on Sunday.
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Chechen leader lashes out at Instagram

February 2, 2016 - 6:52am
Chechnya's Ramzan Kadyrov says US pressure forced Instagram to remove his video showing a Russian opposition politician as a sniper's target.
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Australia MPs can breastfeed in chamber

February 2, 2016 - 6:40am
The Australian House of Representatives changes its rules to allow lawmakers to breastfeed and bottle-feed in the chamber.
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VIDEO: Microcephaly patient: 'I survived'

February 2, 2016 - 6:17am
Brazilian journalist Ana Carolina Caceres tells of her life with microcephaly, the congenital malformation by which babies have abnormally small heads and may suffer from delayed brain development.
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India court reopens case on gay sex

February 2, 2016 - 6:12am
India's Supreme Court agrees to revisit a previous judgement upholding a colonial-era law criminalising gay sex.
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China snow strands 'nearly 100,000'

February 2, 2016 - 5:34am
Heavy snow disrupts public transport in China, stranding tens of thousands outside a rail station in Guangzhou, police 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.