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 Beji Caid Essebsi, leader of the Nidaa Tounes party, waving to supporters as he leaves a polling station in Tunis. Mr Essebsi was elected the new president of Tunisia with 55.68 per cent of votes. Photograph: EPA.

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Beji Caid Essebsi (centre), leader of the Nidaa Tounes party, outside the party’s headquarters in Tunis yesterday. Photograph: Zoubeir Souissi/Reuters

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Rory McIlroy holds up the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the PGA Championship  at Valhalla in Louisville, Kentucky. It was his second Major win of the year. Photo: John Locher/AP

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