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Belarus protests: Hundreds arrested after defying ban

24 min 11 sec ago
Demonstrators opposed to a tax on the under-employed take to the streets despite a ban.
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Battle for Mosul: US investigating deadly air strike

29 min 38 sec ago
Coalition says it hit area where many were reportedly killed as fears over civilian casualties grow.
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Praise and protests

1 hour 13 min ago
Europeans take to the streets of London, Rome, Warsaw and other cities, as EU marks 60th anniversary.
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Donald Trump: Tax reform next after healthcare failure

1 hour 24 min ago
Having failed to scrap Obamacare, Donald Trump says he will focus on tax reform and "big tax cuts".
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EU summit: Leaders stress unity on Rome anniversary

1 hour 40 min ago
Celebrations mark 60 years since the EU's founding treaty, but the UK stays away as Brexit looms.
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Brazil teacher changes hairstyle to support bullied girl

2 hours 46 min ago
"A boy had told my pupil her hair was ugly, and she was sad. I told her she was wonderful."
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Trump defiant after healthcare bill pulled before vote

5 hours 36 sec ago
US President Donald Trump suffers a major setback as his healthcare bill is withdrawn from Congress.
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Italy sex case dropped because woman 'did not scream'

5 hours 49 min ago
Italy's justice minister is investigating the Turin judge's decision, which has caused outrage.
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Trump's ex-national security adviser 'discussed Gulen removal'

7 hours 39 min ago
Ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn met Turkish officials during the election campaign.
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US and UK laptop bans on some Middle East flights come into effect

8 hours 10 min ago
The US and UK bans affect direct flights from some Middle East airports.
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Mass graves

8 hours 13 min ago
Up to 400 people have reportedly been killed in the central DR Congo provinces of Kasai - what is going on?
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Thousands flee Mosul over fear of air strikes

8 hours 21 min ago
Eyewitnesses say that many Iraqi civilians have been caught up and killed in the US led air strikes against so-called Islamic State in the battle for Mosul.
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Afraid of spiders? Charity's steps to tackle arachnophobia

10 hours 2 min ago
A charity is hoping to help sufferers in south Wales by launching the first self-help group of its kind in the area.
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Singapore teen blogger Amos Yee granted US asylum

10 hours 39 min ago
A judge rules the 18-year-old can stay in US as he faces political persecution in Singapore.
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Harrison Ford: 'I'm the schmuck that landed on the taxiway'

11 hours 48 min ago
Harrison Ford explains to air traffic control why he landed on a taxiway, just missing a passenger jet.
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Venezuela asks the UN to help boost supply of medicines

March 24, 2017 - 8:48pm
Amid a worsening economic crisis, President Maduro of Venezuela asks the United Nations for help.
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Cardboard cribs

March 24, 2017 - 8:29pm
What evidence is there that Finland's famous baby boxes actually reduce infant mortality rates?
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Curse of the diamonds

March 24, 2017 - 8:23pm
How illegal diamond mining is threatening the way of life of the Cinta Larga indigenous group in Brazil.
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Bid to legalise 'magic' mushrooms

March 24, 2017 - 8:22pm
An astrologer in South Africa is fighting to get "magic" mushrooms legalised for use in spiritual ceremonies.
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The boy who lost his legs playing at home

March 24, 2017 - 8:21pm
How children are bearing the brunt of the war in Yemen.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.