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The OTHER killer disease in Zika mosquitos: Virus sweeping South America can also cause Guillain-Barré syndrome with doctors seeing a huge increase in cases of muscle-paralysing disorder

As scientists continue to investigate the link between the Zika virus and microcephaly, concerns remain that the mosquito-borne threat may cause another deadly condition which can affect anyone.
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Syrian Foreign Minister threatens to send foreign ground troops home in COFFINS and warns against ‘act of aggression’ as Bahrain joins Saudi Arabia in pledging to send troops into warzone as part of a coalition 

The Syrian Foreign Minister has warned that any foreign ground troops who enter the warzone without official approval would be sent home to their countries 'in coffins.'
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Gina Lollobrigida, 88, taught her toyboy boyfriend accused of marrying her in a fake wedding to say 'let's f***' in Italian, he says as he rubbishes her claims they never had sex

Javier Rigau, 54, who is on trial in Rome accused of tricking Gina Lollobrigida into marriage, said the first words the 88-year-old taught him in Italian translated as: 'Let's be together. Let's f***'.
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Sister of Pc David Rathband is prepared to go to prison if she has to pay £250,000 legal costs after losing a claim against police over his shooting by Raoul Moat 

Pc Rathband, who later killed himself after spiralling into despair, was attacked by Raoul Moat in Newcastle minutes after the murderer had phoned 999 to say he was hunting for police.
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Is this proof of a Spanish YETI? Shaky camera footage and pictures appear to show an abominable snowman in the Pyrenees 

Spanish ski resort bosses have combed part of the tourist spot after a skier posted the image appearing to show an abominable snowman in Formigal in Spain.
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Death in Bucharest of 'perfect English eccentric' and gay rights activist with links to Syrian opposition is being treated as suspicious

David St Vincent (pictured) was found in his Bucharest apartment nearly a month ago and police original thought it was due to natural causes, but are now treating the death as suspicious.
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Julian Assange's 'rape victim' blasts UN ruling that he was being illegally detained as 'offensive' and says WikiLeaks founder needs to 'take responsibility' and face Swedish authorities 

Julian Assange's alleged rape victim has criticised the UN for ruling the WikiLeaks founder has been illegally detained, saying she wants 'vindication' and called for him to 'take responsibility'.
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Brazil's Rio carnival of dancing and wild costumes gets underway despite Zika fears

Mayor Eduardo Paes handed a big golden key to Rio's carnival ceremonial King Momo, who promised a spectacular show.
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Iraqi migrant raped a 10-year-old boy at a swimming pool in Vienna

The migrant, 20, arrived in Austria via the Balkans in September, and after being arrested at the Resienbad pool (pictured), he told police he couldn't help himself as he had not had sex since arriving.
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Danniella Westbrook's ex Tom Richards charged for 'threatening behaviour' towards her... as she parties until the early hours after leaving the CBB house

Daniella Westbrook's ex-fiance Tom Richards has been released on bail after allegedly using threatening words and behaviour towards her. Tom, 26, was held at an station on Tuesday.
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Megan McKenna fails to give Scotty T any affection as he secures a kiss from Jeremy McConnell after CBB win

On Friday evening as Scotty T was crowned the winner of the series, Megan McKenna failed to show the Geordie Shore star any affection when they were finally reunited.
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Manchester City 0-1 Leicester PREMIER LEAGUE LIVE: Follow all the action from the Etihad Stadium in this top-of-the-table clash

The Barclays Premier League's top two collide in a clash at the Etihad Stadium that could decide where the title will end up as Manchester City and Leicester lock horns on Saturday.
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Real Madrid eye Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski and could make him the second highest earner at the club behind Cristiano Ronaldo

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST: Robert Lewandowski Real Madrid target, but will demand wages that would make him their second highest paid player behind Cristiano Ronaldo.
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Bella Hadid does military chic in camouflage dress on date with The Weeknd

The 19-year-old model looked incredible in a camouflage print minidress as she dined out with her singer beau at Craigs restaurant in West Hollywood on Friday.
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Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet vows to get 'nasty' against opposition players

Simon Mignolet has been criticised throughout this season of failing to command his penalty area as Liverpool's form continues to stutter in all competitions.
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Teenager, 19, convicted of murdering a 14-year-old love rival in a 'brutal and sustained attack' in a cemetery after becoming obsessed with his girlfriend  

Jordan Watson was found with serious injuries to his head and neck after being lured to the cemetery in Carlisle, Cumbria, in June last year. George Thomson, 19, (pictured) was found guilty of murder.
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Ringleader of gang who repeatedly raped a 13-year-old schoolgirl in Yorkshire 'has fled to Bangladesh before being sentenced' 

The alleged ringleader (pictured) of a gang who repeatedly raped a vulnerable 13-year-old schoolgirl in Yorkshire is believed to have fled abroad to Bangladesh before being sentenced.
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Mother fails in court bid to make Middle Eastern royal who fathered her son to pay £800,000 in annual maintenance including boxes at Arsenal FC and Ascot

Mr Justice Bodey said he ranks 'pretty clearly among the super-rich' and seems to move 'naturally within a world of opulence', but rejected her claims at the High Court, London.
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Too fat to work couple the Beers back together - and EXERCISING after his affair with transgender taxi driver was revealed in Jeremy Kyle lie detector test

Plymouth couple Stephen and Michelle Beer, who hit the headlines when they appeared on the Channel 5 show 'Too Fat to Work' last year, both failed lie detector tests when asked if they had been unfaithful.
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Jamie Vardy is a threat but he's no 'killer' like Sergio Aguero, Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart gears up for key clash 

Joe Hart understands the damage Jamie Vardy can inflict on any team but insists that Sergio Aguero is more lethal in front of goal. Aguero is five goals behind Premier League top scorer Vardy on 18.
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The TV map of Britain: Graphic designer creates outline of the UK showing where all our favourite television shows have been set and filmed

When Tim Ritz was asked by his wife, Kolleen, where Hastings, the setting for ITV's 1940s drama Foyle's War was, he drew a map on a post-it note.
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Primary school deputy headteacher who raped and sexually molested young girls in lessons is jailed for 17 years 

Former Nottingham teacher Roger Caffrey, 70, from Orkney, would trap young girls in his store cupboard before abusing them. He preyed on a number of young girls during the 1980s.
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Danniella Westbrook hugs son Kai Jenkins at CBB final as she vows to make her children proud

She went on Celebrity Big Brother to make her children proud. And it seems her stint in the most famous house in Britain did just that for Danniella Westbrook, 42, as she was greeted by her son.
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Pixie Lott looking ladylike in printed midi skirt and black polo neck jumper

The chart star looked effortlessly chic as she slipped into a printed midi skirt and a plain black top for her night spent at the theatre in the capital's West End district on Friday.
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Neymar to Manchester City? Pep Guardiola wants Barcelona superstar to be his first major signing when he arrives at Etihad 

With Lionel Messi considered unrealistic – partly due to his strained relationship with Pep Guardiola towards the end of his time at the Nou Camp – attention has turned to Neymar.
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Diego Costa pushes his luck but he hasn't been sent off in 147 games! The Chelsea striker's attitude is fitting for the fixture as he faces Manchester United for the first time

KIERAN GILL - THE NUMBERS GAME: For all Diego Costa's clashes and confrontations, the combative Chelsea striker is not a red card waiting to happen. His record speaks for itself.
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South Africa vs England SCORECARD LIVE: Follow the second ODI in Port Elizabeth

Eoin Morgan's rapidly-improving England face South Africa in the second of five One-Day Internationals in Port Elizabeth on Saturday. South Africa won the toss and elected to bat first.
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Mumbai Indians splash the cash on Jos Buttler in IPL auction to tune of £385,000

England's Jos Buttler will play for Mumbai Indians after being bought for £385,000, while Australia's Shane Watson attracted the highest bid at the Indian Premier League auction at £950,000.
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Cindy Crawford recreates 1992 Super Bowl Pepsi ad and James Corden tags along

The 49-year-old donned her Daisy Dukes with The Late Late show host to recreate her 1992 Pepsi Super Bowl commercial. The supermodel shared a peek on her Instagram Thursday.
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Denver Broncos keen to make 'Papa' Wade Phillips proud ahead of Super Bowl 50 

PETER CARLINE: Wade Phillips, the laid-back 68-year-old has a Texan drawl, seldom shouts, but when he is angry his players know about it.
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Ellie Goulding takes to the stage in leather hot-pants in Barcelona

She is hardly the shy and retiring type. So fans of Ellie Gouldig were surely not surprised when she put on a leggy display at her latest live show on Friday night.
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Vladimir Putin is grooming Alexei Dyumin become future Russian president

Deputy defence minister Alexei Dyumin, 43, was this week handed the job of governor of Tula region, as previously unknown details of his ‘courage’ were suddenly leaked to the media.
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State schools grow in popularity among wealthy parents

State schools have become more attractive to wealthy parents in comparison to 30 years ago, according to the editor-in-chief of the Good Schools Guide.
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Litter-strewn streets heighten expectations of violence and vandalism

The authors urge local authorities to treat litter as a more urgent priority and say they could save millions of pounds by simply investing in the area.
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Michael Moore hospitalized with pneumonia for a week in New York ICU

Things 'didn't look good' when Moore was admitted in a New York ICU on Sunday night. He credited 'good doctors, decent hospital food and 2nd-term Obamacare' for his recovery.
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How giving up alcohol for one month banished Helen McGinn's wrinkles  

Wine critic Helen McGinn has given up alcohol for a month and as a result the wrinkles around her eyes reduced by up to 12 per cent in length and depth.
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Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti sells at auction to unknown buyer for £25M

An auction room applauded a classic Ferrari after it sold for almost £25 million to become the world's most expensive car.
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Young women prompt huge surge in Women's Institute's popularity

The Women's Institute, once famous for its jam and knitting, is now attracting a new breed of young, urban women who do yoga (file photo) and hold their meetings in the pub
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Dorset woman may lose her £355,000 home in Dorchester

Joy Williams (pictured), 69, faces losing her well kept three bedroom bungalow in Dorchester, Dorset, because the man she lived with for 18 years never divorced his wife and never updated his will
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Little Mix perform with Jason Derulo at London's 02 Arena 

R&B star Jason Derulo, 26, invited Little Mix to the stage during his gig at London's 02 to perform the track, much to the delight of 20,000 adoring fans.
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Google pay staff an average salary of £160,000 for UK workers

Google spent more than half a billion pounds on wages for its 2,000 plus UK staff, its latest accounts reveal.
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Deadpool's Ryan Reynolds describes filming a YEAR's worth of sex scenes in one day

The Canadian actor, 39, revealed that he filmed 'a year's worth of sex in one day' with co-star Morena Baccarin, 36, earlier this week
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British Airways' female cabin crew now allowed to wear trousers at work

Female cabin crew working for British Airways will now be allowed to wear trousers at work following a ruling described as bringing the airline into the '21st century'.
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Frank Bruno says he wants to return to the ring on ITV's This Morning

Boxer Frank Bruno announced his comeback at the age of 54. He retired in 1996 after losing heavyweight title to Mike Tyson. Now his daughters are worried about his health and sanity
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Reese Witherspoon makes a stylish errand run with son Deacon

The 39-year-old Wild star dressed up her navy jeans with a creamy knit sweater that was bunched up at the elbows and tan fedora with black band going round the crown.
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Inside the Chinese farms where monkeys are taught to perform for tourists

These are the disturbing pictures of terrified monkeys in a Chinese village, where they have been trained from sunrise to sunset to perform for tourists to make money. 
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How Dylan Hartley is embracing fatherhood following arrival of daughter 

New England captain Dylan Hartley has been banned for more than 52 weeks of his professional career or punching, biting and headbutting other players.
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Artem Lobov bids to kickstart UFC career with victory after incredible journey from Russia to Conor McGregor's Dublin gym

MARTIN DOMIN: Artem Lobov was born in Russia but made his way to Dublin via two years in Argentina with his mum and step-dad. Lobov has his second fight in the UFC when he faces Alex White in Las Vegas.
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CM Punk is a superstar but that won't stop me beating him up, says Mickey Gall

The 24-year-old takes on Mike Jackson on Saturday night in just his second professional fight but should he win, he will be officially named as the first opponent for former WWE star CM Punk.
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UFC fighter Alex Nicholson proposes to his girlfriend before weigh-in

As if making weight was not stressful enough for Alex Nicholson, he gave himself even more to think about in fight week by planning his proposal. Nicholson popped the question before he stepped on the scales.