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VIDEO: Prohibition plans for Kerala

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 15:42
The southern Indian state of Kerala has said it will ban the sale and consumption of alcohol to tackle the problem of excessive drinking.
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White House security stepped up

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 13:48
The US Secret Service says it has launched a comprehensive review of security at the White House after two attempted breaches in 24 hours.
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UK woman dead after Mexico hurricane

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 12:51
The body of a British woman missing since a hurricane hit the Mexican coast last weekend has been found, state prosecutors say.
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What now for Britishness?

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:01
What now for the sense of Britishness?
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The volunteers of Baghdad's peace carnival

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:54
How do you celebrate World Peace Day in Baghdad?
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UN chief on streets for climate deal

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:38
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will take part in a protest march this weekend to highlight global inaction on climate change.
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Nato: Ukraine truce 'in name only'

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:12
A two-week-old ceasefire between Ukraine and pro-Russia separatists in the east is a truce "in name only", says Nato top commander Philip Breedlove.
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How to go viral at Fashion Week

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:35
How to go viral at New York fashion week
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Detroit cuts off water for families

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:30
Detroit cuts off water to non-payers of bills
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Black America and the spanking debate

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:27
Racism, spankings and an American legacy
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Salmond: 'No' voters were 'tricked'

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:20
Scotland's first minister says "No" voters in last week's independence referendum were "tricked" by UK politicians' late vow of more devolved powers.
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From toilet to table, overcoming the ‘yuk’ factor

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:19
How Haitians overcame the 'yuk' factor
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Scottish ministers 'back Sturgeon'

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:19
Half the Scottish cabinet are publicly backing Alex Salmond's deputy, Nicola Sturgeon, to replace him as SNP leader and first minister.
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How Liberia lost its handshake

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:15
How Ebola has prevented the traditional Liberian handshake
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Getting a driving licence without a test

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:03
In most places you need to pass a test to get a driving licence - for now Mexico City is an exception.
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VIDEO: Singing the Western Sahara blues

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:01
Aziza Brahim, a singer from the disputed territory of Western Sahara, uses haunting melodies to draw attention to the plight of her people.
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VIDEO: Westgate mall attack - 60 seconds

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:01
Background to the Westgate mall attack in 60 seconds
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VIDEO: Cheetah cubs unveiled in San Diego

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:00
A pair of three-week-old cheetah cubs are unveiled at San Diego Zoo's Safari Park.
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66,000 Syrians flee into Turkey

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 07:21
Turkey says at least 66,000 Syrians have crossed the border in 24 hours, as the UN warns hundreds of thousands more may flee an Islamic State advance.
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Blast hits Hezbollah checkpoint

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 06:40
A suicide blast has targeted a checkpoint manned by the Shia Hezbollah group in eastern Lebanon, killing three people, state media says.
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