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Russia with love?

July 27, 2016 - 11:42am
Is the Republican candidate for President too closely aligned with Russian president Vladimir Putin?
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Reagan would-be assassin John Hinckley Jr to be released

July 27, 2016 - 11:22am
John Hinckley Jr, who tried to assassinate US President Ronald Reagan in 1981, to be released next month after 35 years.
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Indonesia to execute 14 drug convicts despite protests

July 27, 2016 - 10:45am
UN human rights officials express grave concerns over planned executions in Indonesia, some of them of foreign nationals.
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New app connects Russian Orthodox Church to believers

July 27, 2016 - 10:43am
Developers say it will allow people to stay in constant contact with the Russian Orthodox Church.
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US election: Obama tells Democrats to be scared of Trump

July 27, 2016 - 10:28am
Democrats should be "running scared" at the challenge posed by Donald Trump, President Obama says.
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Turkey coup attempt: Nearly 9,000 soldiers joined plot - army

July 27, 2016 - 9:49am
Turkey says 8,651 members of the nation's armed forces - backed by 35 planes, 37 helicopters and 74 tanks - took part in the failed coup on 15 July.
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Somalia attack: Mogadishu suicide bomber 'was ex-MP'

July 27, 2016 - 9:33am
A former MP was one of two suicide car bombers who carried out Tuesday's deadly attacks in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, militants say.
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'Forgive them'

July 27, 2016 - 8:31am
Secular France has responded to Islamist attacks by promoting values inspired by its cultural and religious inheritance, writes the BBC's Hugh Schofield in Paris.
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MH370: Missing jet 'could be further north'

July 27, 2016 - 8:18am
The crashed remains from Flight MH370 could be as much as 500km further north than the current search area, argues a new modelling study.
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Venezuela opposition angry at recall referendum delays

July 27, 2016 - 7:52am
Venezuelan opposition leaders call for protest marches to the National Electoral Council, which they accuse of stalling their efforts for a recall referendum.
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Italy broadband plan for Unesco World Heritage Sites

July 27, 2016 - 7:37am
Beaches, airports and historic cities are also in line for public wi-fi.
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Dances with Wolves actor Chief David Bald Eagle dies at 97

July 27, 2016 - 7:34am
Native American Chief David Bald Eagle, who appeared in the Oscar-winning 1990 film Dances With Wolves, has died aged 97.
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Singapore university investigates 'simulated rape' claims

July 27, 2016 - 7:00am
Reports that first-year students were made to simulate a rape scene as part of their induction are to be investigated by the National University of Singapore (NUS).
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Aerial video of 'world's deepest' underwater sinkhole in South China Sea

July 27, 2016 - 5:49am
This stunning aerial video shows the world's deepest underwater sinkhole in the South China Sea, according to Chinese scientists. They say it's 300m deep.
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Ice Bucket Challenge funds gene discovery in ALS (MND) research

July 27, 2016 - 4:58am
The Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in 2014 has funded the discovery of an important gene in the neurodegenerative disease ALS, the ALS Association says.
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Israeli forces shoot dead Palestinian suspected of killing rabbi

July 27, 2016 - 4:58am
Israeli forces shoot dead a Palestinian who they said was behind a recent attack which killed an Israeli father-of-10 in the West Bank.
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Tesla offers peek into battery factory

July 27, 2016 - 4:37am
The BBC's Dave Lee visits the Gigafactory - Tesla's 3,000 acre battery manufacturing plant.
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Japan knife attack: Suspect's home searched by police

July 27, 2016 - 4:30am
Police search the home of Satoshi Uematsu, suspected of killing 19 people at a disability care centre in Japan's worst mass killing in decades.
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Air France warns of 'concern about France as a destination'

July 27, 2016 - 4:28am
Air France-KLM warns there is "special concern about France as a destination" as recent terror attacks weighed on sales in the second quarter of the year.
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Giant 1.2 metre wide dinosaur footprint discovered in Bolivia

July 27, 2016 - 3:57am
The huge footprint is one of the largest ever found in Bolivia in South America.
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