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South Korea's host bars - where female customers select and pay for male companions.
How a 1968 television special revived the career of the King of Rock and Roll.
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Will Ecuador finally grant Julian Assange asylum?
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Ecuador offers political asylum to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
Police fire on S Africa miners; UN ends Syria observer mission; Assange granted asylum
Friday 17 August 2012