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Ugly side

August 26, 2016 - 7:21pm
The deep divisions in Croatian football, between fans and the national federation, were exposed by an ugly incident at Euro 2016, as Guy Delauney reports.
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Tear gas fired at anti-Mugabe protest

August 26, 2016 - 5:18pm
Police in Zimbabwe fire tear gas and water cannon at opposition supporters gathered for a protest march in the capital Harare.
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Is Trump's pitch to black voters a lost cause?

August 26, 2016 - 5:11pm
For the first time, Donald Trump is making a direct pitch to African-American and Hispanic voters, but will it work?
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Violence erupts in Zimbabwe after anti-Mugabe protest

August 26, 2016 - 5:10pm
Zimbabwe's riot police have fired tear gas and beaten up opposition protesters in central Harare.
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Pawn addiction

August 26, 2016 - 4:52pm
As designer handbags receive record prices at auction, women are increasingly taking them to pawn shops to borrow money against them.
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Canadian couple forced to live apart after 62 years

August 26, 2016 - 4:33pm
An elderly Canadian couple who have been married for 62 years are forced to live in separate care homes.
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High-energy worship

August 26, 2016 - 4:04pm
Twice a week, Muslims from the North Caucasus region of Russia pray using a unique group movement. BBC Pop Up asked them what Zikr means to them.
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Italy quake: Emergency declared as hopes for more survivors fade

August 26, 2016 - 3:21pm
Italy declares a state of emergency in the regions worst hit by Wednesday's earthquake, in which at least 268 people died, as hopes fade of finding survivors.
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France burkini: Highest court suspends ban

August 26, 2016 - 2:22pm
France's highest administrative court suspends a ban on controversial full-body "burkini" swimsuits in a town on the Mediterranean coast.
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Czechs and Hungarians call for EU army amid security worries

August 26, 2016 - 1:17pm
The leaders of the Czech Republic and Hungary say a "joint European army" is needed to bolster security in the EU.
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Ex-rugby man foils robbers with mug

August 26, 2016 - 12:19pm
A 78-year-old former England rugby player foils a robbery attempt by three men, chasing them out of his house in Malta armed only with a mug of tea.
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'They all died in their sleep'

August 26, 2016 - 12:03pm
An Italian man who survived the earthquake in Amatrice, killed more than 200 people, describes the "shocking and traumatic" effect it has had on the close-knit community.
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US swimmer Lochte 'won't respond' to Brazil false claim charge

August 26, 2016 - 11:48am
Ryan Lochte has no plans to publically respond despite Brazilian police charging him with making a false statement over a robbery, his lawyer says.
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Evacuation of Syrian city Darayya begins

August 26, 2016 - 11:35am
The rebel-held city of Darayya is being evacuated by government forces after the last rebel fighters agreed to hand over their weapons and leave.
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No hiding

August 26, 2016 - 11:34am
During her year of breast cancer, Sydney woman Alison Habbal occupied hours of nausea and exhaustion by planning for her post-sickness rebirth.
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Ultra marathon runner's reunion with stray dog

August 26, 2016 - 11:26am
Their story had already captured hearts across the world - the marathon runner and the stray dog that stuck by his side through a gruelling desert race in China.
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Sarah Palin warns Donald Trump on deportation U-turn

August 26, 2016 - 11:01am
Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin warns Republican Donald Trump of "massive disappointment" if he backs down on his plan to deport undocumented immigrants.
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Indonesian man arrested as 650 pangolins found dead in freezers

August 26, 2016 - 10:12am
Indonesian authorities seize the frozen bodies of more than 650 critically endangered pangolins and arrest a man.
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Embracing couple among victims

August 26, 2016 - 10:08am
As hopes fade of finding more survivors of the devastating 6.2-magnitude earthquake that hit central Italy, details emerge of the dead.
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Syria Darayya: Evacuation of siege town begins

August 26, 2016 - 10:04am
The evacuation of the Damascus suburb of Darayya begins after a deal between the Syrian government and rebel fighters to end four years of siege.
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