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British model in Cold War sex scandal dies

Mandy Rice-Davies, a model implicated in the Profumo affair that scandalised 1960s Britain and almost brought down the government, has died.

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Nigerian peacekeeper cured of Ebola

A Nigerian UN peacekeeper infected with Ebola and brought to the Netherlands for treatment has been cured, the Dutch authorities said.

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AP

No word yet from Fidel amid US-Cuba shift

Amid the excitement over the thaw in US-Cuba relations, one person has been conspicuously absent: Fidel Castro.

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Sierra Leone Ebola centres overflow
December 18 2014 at 09:54

Sierra Leone health workers are combing the streets of the capital Freetown for Ebola patients.

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Obama mistaken for waiter, valet
December 18 2014 at 09:23

US President Barack Obama has revealed his own experiences of racism, including being mistaken for a waiter.

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US offers support after Pakistan attack
December 18 2014 at 09:22

Barack Obama has offered the US's support to Pakistan in its fight against extremism after the Peshawa school attack.

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Lawmakers furious over Obama's Cuba move
December 18 2014 at 09:21

Some Republican and Democratic lawmakers expressed outrage over Washington's historic Cuba breakthrough.

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UN will help US, Cuba develop ties
December 18 2014 at 08:11

Ban Ki-moon welcomed the decision by the US and Cuba to normalise ties, and offered UN help to develop the relationship.

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Cubans cheer renewal of US relations
December 18 2014 at 08:10

Bells rang in celebration as Raul Castro told his country that Cuba was restoring relations with the US.

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Pope congratulates Cuba, US on new ties
December 18 2014 at 08:05

The Vatican says its diplomats facilitated talks between the US and Cuba, “resulting in solutions acceptable to both parties”.

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US, Cuba announce thaw in relations
December 18 2014 at 06:53

The US and Cuba have moved to end five decades of hostility, agreeing to revive diplomatic ties.

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Obama has been mistaken for valet
December 17 2014 at 18:25

“There's no black male my age, who's a professional, who hasn't come out of a restaurant and is waiting for their car and somebody didn't hand them their car keys.”

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Sydney siege opens wounds for SA man
December 17 2014 at 16:56

A former Durbanite says the hostage drama had opened old wounds that has resulted in him leaving South Africa.

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