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A child stands in a refugee camp Ban blames all Syria sides over aid

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accuses all parties in Syria's civil war of "flagrant violations" of international law over the delivery of aid.

Mark Zuckerberg Facebook earnings surge on mobile ads

Social networking giant Facebook reports better than expected profits, as a surge in mobile advertising helps boost its revenues.


Apple profits beat expectations Apple logo

Technology giant Apple plans a share buyback after it reports profits of $10.2bn, selling a more than 43 million iPhones in the second quarter of 2014.


Man Utd believe Moyes timing right David Moyes

Manchester United reject "unprofessional" claim, insisting they did not want to search for a successor behind David Moyes's back.


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London skyline Is London safe?

London and the UAE are closely connected, but reports of two attacks on Emirati families in the city have prompted a viral hashtag that questions its safety.

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Portland. The most relaxed business city?

Some of the world’s top companies call this West Coast city home. Discover where to go, what to see and what to eat when you get there.

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Drinking coffee The world’s top coffee cities

These six places are known for their top-notch brews and caffeine-focused cultures - perfect for those on an extended stay.

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