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A symbol of holding out

May 28, 2015 - 3:26pm
Tiny buildings that stand in the way of big developments
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Most-wanted Nazi 'unfit for trial'

May 28, 2015 - 3:05pm
Former SS lieutenant Gerhard Sommer, at the top of a most-wanted list of Nazis, has been declared unfit for trial by prosecutors in Germany.
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MEPs in new EU-US trade controversy

May 28, 2015 - 3:05pm
MEPs call for transparent and public handling of trade disputes with the US but soften their stance on controversial commercial courts.
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Are more people on the move?

May 28, 2015 - 3:03pm
Are more people on the move than ever before?
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Bangladeshi boat migrants doomed from the start

May 28, 2015 - 3:00pm
Migrants knowingly boarding ships to Thai prison camps
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McIlroy posts nightmare opening 80

May 28, 2015 - 2:46pm
Rory McIlroy faces a battle to make the cut at the Irish Open after slumping to a first-round nine-over-par 80 at Royal County Down.
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US charges Chinese in testing scam

May 28, 2015 - 2:35pm
The US Department of Justice has charged 15 Chinese nationals with developing a scheme to have imposters take university entrance exams.
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Concern over Mers spread in S Korea

May 28, 2015 - 2:21pm
Concern is growing in South Korea over the spread of the Mers virus after a man defied quarantine to travel to China.
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Blatter wants to stay as Fifa boss

May 28, 2015 - 2:18pm
Sepp Blatter refuses to resign as Fifa president and vows to stay to "restore trust" in the scandal-hit organisation.
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Top Angolan journalist sentenced

May 28, 2015 - 1:59pm
A renowned Angolan journalist is given a six-month suspended jail sentence for falsely linking military generals to the "blood diamond" trade.
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VIDEO: Why brave treacherous Bay of Bengal?

May 28, 2015 - 1:37pm
The BBC's Justin Rowlatt travelled to Teknaf on the southern coast of Bangladesh, from where hundreds of migrants begin the perilous journey across the Bay of Bengal.
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Murray tested but into third round

May 28, 2015 - 1:00pm
Andy Murray beats Portugal's Joao Sousa in four sets to secure his place in the French Open third round.
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EU withdraws Burundi poll observers

May 28, 2015 - 12:51pm
The European Union suspends its election monitoring mission in Burundi amid political unrest over the president's third-term bid.
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Swiss cheese hole origins solved

May 28, 2015 - 12:47pm
Scientists say they have discovered why Swiss cheese has holes in it: apparently, it is all down to how dirty buckets are when the milk is collected.
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VIDEO: Lighting the sun 10 billion times

May 28, 2015 - 12:46pm
Scottish scientists are working at Diamond, the UK's synchrotron light source, with light that is 10 billion times brighter than the sun.
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Frenchwoman jailed for man's torture

May 28, 2015 - 12:45pm
A 43-year-old woman who enslaved and abused her ex-boyfriend in her Paris flat for more than a year is jailed for 18 months.
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Blatter denies scandal responsibility

May 28, 2015 - 12:44pm
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says he cannot be held responsible for the current corruption scandal but vows to work to earn back trust.
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Zuma not liable for home upgrades

May 28, 2015 - 12:16pm
South African President Jacob Zuma will not have to repay state money spent to upgrade his private home in Nkandla, the police minister says.
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Cook wants win to welcome Bayliss

May 28, 2015 - 12:06pm
Alastair Cook wants to mark the appointment of "outstanding" new England coach Trevor Bayliss with a second-Test win over New Zealand.
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Pataki launches US presidential bid

May 28, 2015 - 11:38am
Former New York Governor George Pataki has entered contest for the Republican presidential nomination.
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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.