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Iran nuclear talks: 'They must agree now'

June 30, 2015 - 8:38pm
What ordinary Iranians think of the prospects of a nuclear deal
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Viewpoint: Watching the lesbians in India

June 30, 2015 - 8:24pm
How revolutionary is an Indian advert featuring lesbians?
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The deal to sell your home and get paid to stay

June 30, 2015 - 8:15pm
The deal where you sell your home and get paid to stay there
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Light crystals clinch physics medal

June 30, 2015 - 8:08pm
US physicist Eli Yablonovitch, who first created "photonic crystals" to repel, trap and steer light, will receive the Newton Medal from the UK's Institute of Physics.
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Law firms refuse legal aid work

June 30, 2015 - 8:04pm
A number of criminal law firms are refusing to take work funded by legal aid in protest against government cuts coming into force this month.
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VIDEO: Inside Tunisia killer's college

June 30, 2015 - 7:52pm
The man who killed 38 at the beach resort of Sousse in Tunisia was "a student like any other", according to an official at his university.
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Police end Australian prison riot

June 30, 2015 - 7:41pm
A riot at a prison in Melbourne has been ended by heavily-armed police.
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VIDEO: Five graphs that explain Greek crisis

June 30, 2015 - 7:29pm
To help make sense of the severity of Greece's financial position, the BBC's Dani Sinha looks at five graphs that explain the debt crisis.
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VIDEO: How to organise a referendum in a week

June 30, 2015 - 7:06pm
Greece will vote on Sunday 5th July in a referendum which may decide the future of the country in the Euro.
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VIDEO: When Iran and US wrestled for real

June 30, 2015 - 7:06pm
When US and Iran settled their differences on the floor
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Sweden 0-0 Portugal ( win 4-3 on penalties)

June 30, 2015 - 6:32pm
Sweden claim their first European Under-21 Championship title thanks to a penalty shootout victory over Portugal in Prague.
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VIDEO: Fighting for a free press in HK

June 30, 2015 - 6:32pm
Thousands of people are expected to take to the streets on Wednesday during the annual pro-democracy protest that marks Hong Kong's return to China.
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Ukraine stops Russian gas purchases

June 30, 2015 - 5:59pm
Russian gas purchases are suspended by Ukraine following a breakdown in talks aimed at keeping supplies running for the next three to six months.
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VIDEO: Why is Tunisia vulnerable to extremism?

June 30, 2015 - 5:47pm
In Tunisia security has been increased at major venues - and many mosques, suspected of fomenting trouble, are being closed.
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VIDEO: 'I feel like I can fly forever'

June 30, 2015 - 5:16pm
A solar-powered plane that is attempting to cross the Pacific Ocean is encountering its first weather front.
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Easy wins for Federer and Nadal

June 30, 2015 - 5:11pm
Second seed Roger Federer and 10th seed Rafael Nadal easily progress to the second round at Wimbledon.
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What not to miss on day three

June 30, 2015 - 5:07pm
Your essential guide to day three of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at the All England Club.
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Eurozone rejects Greek bailout appeal

June 30, 2015 - 4:52pm
Eurozone finance ministers reject a Greek government call to extend its bailout, just hours before it expires and a payment to the IMF falls due.
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US and Brazil set big energy goals

June 30, 2015 - 4:44pm
The United States and Brazil unveil ambitious energy goals in a sign of growing co-operation after a spying scandal damaged ties two years ago.
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Virgin Atlantic to cut 500 jobs

June 30, 2015 - 4:20pm
Virgin Atlantic sheds about 500 managerial and support jobs just months after the airline announced a return to profit.
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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.