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Malaysian PM Najib Razak says the movements of missing passenger plane were consistent with a deliberate act by someone.
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Kim Dotcom’s political party to start accepting members within weeks, with membership priced at $1.29.
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Foreign Affairs Minister says vote on joining Russia was organised "hastily, under threat of force". | Russia seizes border village, gas plant
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Inventor came up with a skintight rugby jersey years before adidas - but never made a cent off it.
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