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Ukrainian soldier, Sloviansk,, 24 April New Russia drills after Ukraine raid

Russia announces new military exercises on its border with Ukraine, after Kiev orders troops to move against separatists in the east.

An ambulance carrying victims of the shooting leaves through the gate of the Cure hospital in Kabul US medics killed in Kabul attack

Three American medical staff are shot dead by a policeman guarding a hospital in the Afghan capital, Kabul, officials say.


Cost of recalls hits GM profits GM logo

General Motors sees first quarter profits hit by a $1.3bn charge to cover the cost of a huge recall of cars over defective ignition switches


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Sid Vicious mugshot, 1978. The jacket that broke all the rules

Once the garb of 'bad boys', the leather jacket has crossed over to high fashion. Katya Foreman looks at the evolution of the outerwear icon.

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The Pont des Arts footbridge. 'Killing the bridge with love'

The padlocks that adorn Paris' Pont des Arts footbridge are a universal symbol of enduring love. But are 'love locks' as eternal than they seem?

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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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