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Black marching band braves backlash

Thu, 2017-01-19 18:01
The only black college marching band to play at the Trump inauguration reaches Washington, braving an intense backlash.
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Jonathan Head: Is Malaysia dragging its heels over MH370 search?

Thu, 2017-01-19 17:10
Might the search for missing airliner MH370 resume, and if so who would pay for it?
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Born to move

Thu, 2017-01-19 17:08
Many of the bosses at the World Economic Forum in Davos are not just obsessed by corporate success, but also physical fitness.
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'Martyrs of marriage'

Thu, 2017-01-19 17:05
In India, where crimes against women are rampant, a female activist speaks up for harassed men.
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Who will succeed Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness?

Thu, 2017-01-19 16:17
As Martin McGuinness steps down, who will take over as Sinn Féin's leader in Northern Ireland?
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Six Britons killed in Saudi crash

Thu, 2017-01-19 08:12
Six Britons have been killed in a road crash while on a pilgrimage to Mecca, the Foreign Office says.
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Rolf Harris trial: Ex-TV star 'grabbed woman's breasts'

Thu, 2017-01-19 08:07
An alleged victim tells the ex-TV star's trial he assaulted her in a "quick opportunistic grope".
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Gambia crisis: Barrow inauguration in Senegal as Jammeh stays put

Thu, 2017-01-19 08:02
Adama Barrow says he will be sworn in as Gambian president in Senegal as Yahya Jammeh refuses to go.
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Tunisia attack: Tour operator TUI 'not aware of security risk'

Thu, 2017-01-19 07:57
Tour operator TUI was not made aware of a security risk prior to the 2015 Tunisia hotel attack, an inquest is told.
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Cybercrime and fraud scale revealed in annual figures

Thu, 2017-01-19 07:55
Police recorded an 8% rise in all offences in England and Wales as a survey shows figures in cybercrime and fraud.
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Tory council plans 15% tax hike

Thu, 2017-01-19 07:51
The rise will add nearly £200 a Band D bill, bringing it to about £1,500.
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Italy Rigopiano avalanche: Dozens missing under snow and rubble

Thu, 2017-01-19 07:37
Three bodies are removed from the ruins of a luxury mountain hotel as a desperate search continues.
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May: Inequality fuels politics of division

Thu, 2017-01-19 07:36
The prime minister says mainstream politicians must tackle a backlash against globalisation.
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Donald Trump's big day: Who is performing?

Thu, 2017-01-19 07:01
Donald Trump has put together a star-studded line-up for his official inauguration celebrations.
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What time will Trump be president? A guide to the day

Thu, 2017-01-19 06:21
The world watches as Mr Trump is sworn in as the 45th US president on 20 January.
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Drug cost-saving plans may hit patients

Thu, 2017-01-19 05:56
Patients in England may face delays getting new drugs or go without them under NHS cost-cutting plans.
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Poppy Widdison death: Mother and partner jailed for 13 years

Thu, 2017-01-19 05:41
A mother and her ex-partner are sentenced to 13 years each over the death of Poppy Widdison.
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Novak Djokovic: Australian Open champion knocked out by world 117 Denis Istomin

Thu, 2017-01-19 05:25
Defending champion Novak Djokovic is beaten in five sets by world number 117 Denis Istomin in the Australian Open second round.
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Going boldly? Star Trek star's new role

Thu, 2017-01-19 05:13
From Captain Picard to poo - the surprising new role for Sir Patrick Stewart.
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Tehran high-rise collapses after being engulfed by fire

Thu, 2017-01-19 04:23
A landmark high-rise building in the Iranian capital, Tehran, collapses after being engulfed by fire.
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