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Women terrorists are 'probably the future', says ex-CIA agent

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Malian jihadist jailed for nine years for destroying ancient Timbuktu shrines

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Juncker and Schulz debate the future of Europe

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Latest update : 2012-08-07

Calling couch potatoes... your time is up

Wrinklies are doing it for themselves. William Bell in Arkansas is making pole vaulting history at 90 years of age. Talk about inspiring a generation. We also look at what's next for Phelps, and the podium for the "laziest" countries in the world. Click on MediaWatch to find out more.

By Nicholas RUSHWORTH

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2016-09-27 Hillary Clinton

Hillary wins debate but Trump 'wins undecideds'

Some analysts say last night's presidential debate was almost like two parallel debates, as Clinton and Trump's styles and discourses were so different. Indeed, depending on...

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2016-09-26 Donald Trump

Anticipating the debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will for the first time face off in a televised debate tonight - many are saying Hillary will be more closely scrutinised and criticised. We take...

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2016-09-23 Hillary Clinton

Clinton's comedy turn

MediaWatch takes a look at Hillary Clinton's comedy turn on "Between Two Ferns". The US presidential hopeful was aiming to drum up interest among young voters with an appearance...

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2016-09-22 Italy

Italy's 'Fertility Day' campaign causes a stir... Again

We start tonight's MediaWatch with a look at the emblematic photos emerging from the riots in Charlotte, in the US. Next, we take a look at a campaign to promote a higher...

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2016-09-21 Nicolas Sarkozy

'Our ancestors the Gauls'

Nicolas Sarkozy's remarks that immigrants should adopt the Gauls as their ancestors continues to create controversy - we take a look at some of the reactions.

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