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Al-Shabab raid kills Kenya workers

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 19:17
At least 14 people are killed in a gun attack by Islamist group al-Shabab near Kenya's border with Somalia.
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Zambian writer to share prize money

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 19:08
Zambian writer Namwali Serpell promises to split the winnings for this year's Caine Prize for African Writing, regarded as Africa's leading literary award, with all the runners up.
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VIDEO: One killed in US ice cave collapse

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 19:03
Authorities in the US have reported one person dead and several others injured after part of an ice cave collapse in Washington.
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VIDEO: PM lays wreath in memory of 7/7 victims

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 18:59
Prime Minister David Cameron and London Mayor Boris Johnson lay wreaths in Hyde Park in memory of the victims killed in the 7/7 London bombings.
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Record chase as Pakistan win series

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 18:56
Pakistan complete their highest ever run chase in Test cricket to secure a 2-1 series win over Sri Lanka.
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Karate Kid producer Weintraub dies

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 18:23
Jerry Weintraub, the Hollywood producer of the Karate Kid and Ocean's Eleven films, dies in California aged 77.
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Hungary MPs aim to restrict migrants

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 18:18
Hungarian MPs pass legislation to give the government the power to close the borders to all migrants and build a border fence.
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China shares fall despite support

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 18:00
Mainland Chinese shares fall further despite more measures from the government attempting to stem the sell-off in the volatile market.
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Women's World Cup breaks TV records

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 17:50
A record 25.4 million TV viewers in the US watched the Women's World Cup final, the country's biggest ever audience for a football game.
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BBC boss defends licence fee deal

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 17:25
BBC director general Tony Hall defends the corporation's decision to take on the cost of free TV licences for people over the age of 75.
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UN set for South China Sea challenge

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 17:20
A UN tribunal is to begin deliberating whether it can hear a legal challenge over territorial claims in the South China Sea.
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Fraser a 'blatant racist' - Kyrgios

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 17:00
Nick Kyrgios calls Australian Olympic swimming great Dawn Fraser a "blatant racist" after comments on his Wimbledon exit.
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VIDEO: What can you do with a VR headset?

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 16:58
Kate Russell looks at some of the games, apps and films available for VR headsets
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India woman 'set on fire by police'

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 16:08
An Indian woman dies after alleging that she was set on fire by two policemen inside a police station when she refused to pay a bribe.
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Mayweather stripped of WBO title

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 14:42
Five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather is stripped of the WBO welterweight belt he won from Manny Pacquiao.
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Miss Universe defends keeping crown

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 13:51
The reigning Miss Universe defends keeping her crown despite a row between the pageant owner Donald Trump and her home country Colombia.
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Brazil introduces caesarean rules

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 12:33
New rules aimed at reducing Brazil's high number of caesarean births come into force.
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VIDEO: Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Ecuador

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 11:07
Hundreds of thousands of people gather in the Ecuadorean port city of Guayaquil to greet Pope Francis as he arrives to celebrate an open-air mass.
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VIDEO: Anniversary of Asia's biggest war

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 10:43
Commemorations are taking place to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second Sino-Japanese War in 1945 - the biggest war in Asia in the 20th Century.
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Markets resilient despite Greek vote

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 10:24
Global stock markets proved resilient on Tuesday, despite Greece's rejection of austerity demands - Japan's stock market opened 1.25% higher, and other markets closed stronger than expected on Monday.
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