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El Salvador dog costume competition raises money for charity

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(El Salvador, Santa Ana-AFP) - A competition for the best-dressed dog aims to raise funds for a shelter for abandoned animals in El Salvador. Copyright (AFP RELAXNEWS/ AFPTV), 2015.


Cuban cemetery daiquiri contest celebrates Hemingway bar

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(Cuba, Havana-AFP) -- Cuban and American bartenders compete in a Havana cemetery to become the Daiquiri King, to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the cocktail bar and favourite hangout of writer Ernest Hemingway on the island. Copyright (AFP RELAXNEWS/ AFPTV), 2015.


US singer Lauryn Hill wooes Tunisian fans

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US singer Lauryn Hill performs at the 51st Carthage Festival in Tunisia. Copyright (AFP RELAXNEWS/ AFPTV), 2015.


Rio 2016 Olympic village nears completion

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(Brazil, Rio de Janeiro-AFP) -- The Olympic village that will house athletes in 2016 is taking shape: 85% of the works have been achieved. Copyright (AFP RELAXNEWS/ AFPTV), 2015.


Gabon: Messi lays first stone of 2017 African Cup venue

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Four-time world player of the year Lionel Messi linked up with Gabonese president Ali Bongo Ondimba on Saturday to lay the first stone at a future African Cup of Nations venue. Copyright (AFP RELAXNEWS/ AFPTV), 2015.


Future Japanese doctors tested with origami

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(Japan, Tokyo-AFP) -- Future doctors in Japan are making micro-origami and tiny sushi as a recruitment test of their dexterity and patience. Copyright (AFP RELAXNEWS/ AFPTV), 2015.


Race to get Rio streetcar back on tracks for 2016 Olympics

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(Brazil, Rio de Janeiro-AFP) - The city of Rio de Janeiro hopes works on the picturesque Santa Teresa streetcar will be done before the start of the 2016 Olympics, for tourists and residents to fully enjoy it. Copyright (AFP RELAXNEWS/ AFPTV), 2015.


France gears up for RoboCup in China

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(France, Talence-AFP) +- Developed by an IT lab in Bordeaux, these football players minted in aluminum and sporting square feet will represent France at the next RoboCup in China starting on July 19. The aim: to compete one day with France's flesh-and-blood players. Copyright (AFP RELAXNEWS/ AFPTV), 2015.


Jalan Sultan -A glimpse into the past

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Our Home, Malaysia

To Chinese Malaysians today, the question whether Malaysia is our home shouldn't be one that would invoke a second thought. Tang Lieuk Mui and her daughter, and granddaughter have different interpretations of their homeland. Copyright (Sinchew-i), 2012.