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Australia asylum: UN criticises 'cruel' conditions on Nauru

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Francois Crepeau, the UN's special rapporteur on the human rights of migrants





Australia's offshore detention policy for asylum seekers has been criticised by a top-ranking UN official.

Australia sends asylum seekers who arrive by boat to centres in Nauru and Papua New Guinea's Manus Island.

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Barcelona signs sponsorship deal with Rakuten

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Barcelona's president Josep Maria Bartomeu (L) and chief executive of Japanese company Rakuten, Hiroshi Mikitani (R), display Barcelona's new shirt



Barcelona has struck a shirt sponsorship deal worth £47m ($58m) a year with Japanese online firm Rakuten.

It is one of the biggest football shirt sponsorships yet seen and could make Barcelona wealthier than Real Madrid, currently the world's richest club.

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US election: Clinton wanted to curl up after Trump win

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Mrs Clinton paid tribute to children's charity founder Marian Wright Edelman while reflecting on her defeat



Hillary Clinton has laid bare her disappointment at her election defeat to Donald Trump in her first public appearance since she lost a week ago.

The Democratic candidate said she had wanted to "curl up with a good book and never leave the house again".

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Nintendo shares rise on Super Mario iPhone game date

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Shigeru Miyamoto, creator of Nintendo's Super Mario, announced the app during an Apple launch event




Shares in Nintendo have climbed after it announced a launch date for its new Super Mario game for the iPhone.

Super Mario Run will be released in Apple's App Store on 15 December, with users having to pay $10 (£8) for the full game.

Read more: Nintendo shares rise on Super Mario iPhone game date


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