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Kim Jong-un and Vladimir Putin forge a 'pariah alliance' to 'poke a finger' at America and the West
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Cameron tells the FT he wants to lead a country in which people can feel ‘a deep national pride’
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Australian review of hundreds of research papers finds no reliable evidence to support homeopathy
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The leader of the Nigerian Islamist group pledges allegiance to Islamic State in his latest video
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Labour leader talked to The Guardian about snooker, Larry David and why ‘decency’ is not a weakness
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