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Russian company ready to build oil-rig for Iran in Caspian Sea

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Campaign 2016 updates: Donald Trump insists that on Day 1 he'll deport criminals in the country illegally

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Living the dream down under... for free! How to escape grey Britain for Oz – by becoming full-time house-sitters (Just steer clear of those 10ft pythons)

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The Crafty Traveller: Don’t expect a cruise refund if you’re left all at sea - know your rights before you travel

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BBC Radio presenter Simon Mayo travelled to Iceland with his wife and son. While there, the family drove around the country, taking in sights like the Vatnajokull glacier and the Hekla volcano.
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A new way of exploring the rosier side of Cyprus: Visit the Mediterranean island for its floral celebrations in spring but don't miss its cultural sites

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