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Bielsa quits straight after defeat

August 8, 2015 - 4:48pm
Marseille boss Marcelo Bielsa announces his resignation minutes after their opening-day Ligue 1 defeat by Caen.
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Carphone Warehouse in data breach

August 8, 2015 - 4:38pm
Personal details of up to 2.4 million Carphone Warehouse customers may have been accessed in a cyber-attack, the retailer says.
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Ukraine blacklists Russian artists

August 8, 2015 - 4:20pm
Ukraine names 14 Russian singers and actors, including French-born Gerard Depardieu, whose work will be banned from TV, radio and cinemas.
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Mourinho angry at Blues medical team

August 8, 2015 - 3:59pm
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho criticises his "naive" medical staff for treating Eden Hazard in their draw with Swansea.
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Trump backlash over blood jibe

August 8, 2015 - 3:10pm
A key US conservative forum drops Donald Trump as a speaker, saying he was wrong to suggest a journalist was tough on him because she was menstruating.
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VIDEO: On board with Rio water protesters

August 8, 2015 - 2:40pm
A flotilla of boats sails across Rio's Guanabara Bay to protest against water pollution ahead of the 2016 Olympics - the BBC's Julia Carneiro was on board.
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Chelsea 2-2 Swansea City

August 8, 2015 - 2:24pm
Chelsea finish with 10 men and are held as their title defence gets off to a frustrating start against Swansea City.
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Rio Olympic water pollution protest

August 8, 2015 - 1:42pm
A flotilla of more than 30 vessels cruises across Rio de Janeiro's Guanabara Bay to protest against water pollution a year before the 2016 Olympics.
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Russian activists end hunger strike

August 8, 2015 - 1:16pm
Six Russian opposition activists end a hunger strike in protest at being barred from regional elections after one of them is taken to hospital.
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Pumas secure historic win in Durban

August 8, 2015 - 12:58pm
Argentina beat South Africa for the first time in their history in the final match of the Rugby Championship.
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Rider killed at Ulster Grand Prix

August 8, 2015 - 12:17pm
A rider dies during the second Supersport race at the Ulster Grand Prix.
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VIDEO: 'Blood coming out of her wherever'

August 8, 2015 - 11:44am
A major US conservative forum has dropped Donald Trump as a speaker, saying it was unacceptable for him to suggest that a journalist was tough on him because she was menstruating.
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Powerful Typhoon Soudelor hits China

August 8, 2015 - 11:40am
A powerful typhoon brings chaos to parts of south-eastern China, after earlier killing at least five people in Taiwan.
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Bobbi Kristina 'given toxic cocktail'

August 8, 2015 - 11:32am
Bobbi Kristina Brown's former boyfriend is being accused of giving her a "toxic cocktail" before her death.
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Ashes win 'beyond belief' - Cook

August 8, 2015 - 11:09am
England captain Alastair Cook admits his side "surprised" him by regaining the Ashes in the fourth Test at Trent Bridge.
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Teacher 'swept out to sea' in Bulgaria

August 8, 2015 - 10:55am
A 24-year-old teacher from Nottingham is swept out to sea while on holiday in Bulgaria.
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VIDEO: Pinochet's ex-spymaster dies at 86

August 8, 2015 - 10:44am
Manuel Contreras, notorious former head of Chile's intelligence services during the military government of Augusto Pinochet, has died at the age of 86.
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Rwanda soldier kills four colleagues

August 8, 2015 - 10:28am
A Rwandan peacekeeper in the Central African Republic has shot dead four colleagues before killing himself, Rwanda's Defence Ministry says.
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Ireland hammer Wales in Cardiff

August 8, 2015 - 10:28am
Ireland beat Wales 35-21 at the Millennium Stadium as the two nations begin their World Cup build-up with experimental sides.
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Female jockeys win Shergar Cup

August 8, 2015 - 10:08am
A trio of female jockeys beat three all-male sides to win racing's Shergar Cup at Ascot for the first time.
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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.