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VIDEO: Singapore's changing landscape

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 07:26
Singapore's skyline has dramatically changed in the past 50 years, reflecting changes in the fortunes of the country.
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Joshua Wong: 'We had no clear goals' in Hong Kong protests

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 07:08
What became of Hong Kong's youngest protest leader
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VIDEO: The tram that survived Hiroshima

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 07:06
The tram that survived the Hiroshima atomic bomb
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China stocks trader counts his losses

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 06:59
How the roller coaster Chinese stock market hit one investor
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Suicide attack hits Turkish troops

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 06:00
Two Turkish soldiers are killed and dozens are wounded in a suicide attack near the border with Iran blamed on Kurdish PKK militants.
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Saudi king cuts short French holiday

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 05:57
King Salman of Saudi Arabia cuts short a holiday on the French Riviera where the closure of a beach for his security caused an uproar.
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Minichiello queries lack of action

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 05:08
British athletics coach Toni Minichiello questions why the sport has failed to act on data that appears to expose widespread doping.
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Israel teen stabbed at Gay Pride dies

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 05:06
A teenage girl stabbed at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem on Thursday dies from her wounds, doctors say.
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Zimbabwe seeks second 'lion killer'

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 04:53
Zimbabwe says it is seeking a second American over the illegal killing of a lion, as the outcry over the death of famed animal Cecil continues.
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Arsenal overcame big hurdle - Wenger

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 04:09
Arsene Wenger says his Arsenal players overcame a big mental hurdle by beating Chelsea in the Community Shield.
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Call to widen MH370 debris hunt

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 03:50
Malaysia urges other Indian Ocean islands to be on the lookout for more possible MH370 debris, after a wing part washes up on Reunion.
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Coe wants 'robust' doping response

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 03:09
Lord Coe says the International Association of Athletics Federations will react robustly to allegations of doping in the sport.
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Inbee wins seventh major at Turnberry

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 02:26
Inbee Park sees off the challenge of fellow South Korean Ko Jin-young to win the Women's British Open at Turnberry.
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Ottawa: Canada's cheating capital?

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 02:26
Is Ottawa really Canada's hotbed of infidelity?
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Arsenal 1-0 Chelsea

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 01:56
Arsenal win the Community Shield for a second season in a row as they beat Premier League champions Chelsea at Wembley.
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Mexican photojournalist found dead

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 01:49
A Mexican photojournalist who said he was being threatened and harassed is found shot dead with four other people in a flat in Mexico City.
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Canadian PM calls general election

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 00:25
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper announces he is dissolving parliament and calling a parliamentary election for 19 October.
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PM criticised over Calais 'politics'

Sun, 08/02/2015 - 23:49
The Swedish justice and migration minister accuses David Cameron of "playing politics" with the migrant crisis in Calais.
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Government may begin RBS sale

Sun, 08/02/2015 - 22:48
The Treasury could begin the process of selling part of the government's stake in Royal Bank of Scotland from Monday, according to BBC sources.
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Duchess gets scuba qualification

Sun, 08/02/2015 - 22:24
The Duchess of Cambridge is now an advanced scuba diver, a Kensington Palace official says.
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