Cricket: Australia and India gear up for first test

Cricket: Australia and India gear up for first test

Australian and Indian Cricket teams train ahead of the first Test at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide.
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Walkers have been flooding to the Californian desert to admire the "Superbloom" of wild flowers, a rare phenomenon due to heavy rains that hit the region in winter.
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World's largest tequila tasting enters Guinness book of records

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The Mexican state of Jalisco, birthplace of tequila, earns a place in the Guinness book of records for the largest tasting of this drink in the world, with the participation of 1,486 people who gathered in the main square of Guadalajara.
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Catholic school sex abuse case goes to trial in Spain

Catholic school sex abuse case goes to trial in Spain

A former gym teacher at a Catholic school accused of sexually assaulting students goes on trial in Barcelona, as a growing trickle of abuse allegations shakes the Church in Spain.
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French 'Spiderman' climbs Paris tower to "save Notre Dame"

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French "spiderman" Alain Robert, 56, climbs to the top of the 185-metre, 37-storey Engie Tower in the Paris business district of La Defense, "to save Notre-Dame-de-Paris". The veteran freeclimbing specialist's endeavour is to help raise awareness ...
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Slovakian presidential candidate Caputova on campaign trail

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Chinese president Xi Jinping arrives at Elysee for talks

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Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives at the Elysee where he is welcomed by Emmanuel Macron. The two leaders will discuss several international and bilateral issues, including the signing of cooperation agreements and commercial contracts worth "bi...
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Chinese President Xi Jinping was welcomed Monday under the Arc de Triomphe in Paris by French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, who hopes to convince him to join a "new international order" in a coordinated manner with fellow European member states.
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China International Fashion Week kicks off in Beijing

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Israel candidate Gantz says willing to use force on Iran

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Benny Gantz, who is posing a stiff challenge to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in upcoming elections, says he would not hesitate to use force on Iran to contain the regional rival.
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Shots of the US Congress after Mueller report finds no collusion

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EU "prepared" for a no-deal Brexit

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The European Commission says it is "prepared" in the event of Britain crashing out of the bloc without a divorce accord, as fears of a chaotic "no-deal" Brexit grow.
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Rise and fall of the Islamic State group’s “caliphate”

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Thai junta chief Prayut Chan-o-cha stays silent after his party took a surprise lead in the country's first election since the 2014 coup.
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The appeals trial of Abdelkader Merah, the brother of Mohamed Merah, begins in Paris over his role in the attacks carried out by his brother. Mohamed Merah shot three soldiers dead in March 2012, before killing four more, including three children,...
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Police in Moroni, Comoros carry an unconscious man as protests erupt in the city after an election this past weekend caused escalating tensions.
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