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Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks

Footage from the Toronto Globe and Mail show a hail of bullets being fired inside the Canadian parliament building

Canada "will never be intimidated", PM Stephen Harper says after two deadly attacks on soldiers - including one that ends in a shootout inside parliament.

British troops in AfghanistanMilitary heads admit Afghan mistakes

Military leaders failed to calculate the magnitude of the conflict in Afghanistan, the former head of the British army, Gen Sir Peter Wall, tells the BBC.

Reconstruction of Deinocheirus mirificusMystery of giant arm dinosaur solved

Two dinosaur skeletons have been unearthed in Mongolia, solving a mystery that has baffled palaeontologists for 50 years.

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