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Mosul offensive: Iraqi army resumes advance on IS bastion

30 min 33 sec ago
The second day of the government's assault on the IS stronghold begins with artillery fire.
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North Korea Kim Jong-nam killing: Malaysia recalls Pyongyang envoy

1 hour 34 sec ago
The mystery over Kim Jong-nam's killing has intensified tensions between Malaysia and North Korea.
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Iran 'will not instigate hostilities' - foreign minister

1 hour 13 min ago
The Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif, has called on the United States to stop threatening Iran.
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Prince of Hutt River

February 19, 2017 - 11:59pm
The Principality of Hutt River in Western Australia draws curious tourists and just crowned a new "prince".
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Ecuador election: Ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno in lead

February 19, 2017 - 10:34pm
But Lenin Moreno may not have enough votes to avoid a run-off ballot, partial results show.
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East Ukraine ceasefire due to take effect

February 19, 2017 - 10:16pm
There have been many such agreements in the past and the omens for peace are not good.
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Hitler's phone sold for $243,000 at US auction

February 19, 2017 - 10:07pm
The red phone, which has the Nazi leader's name engraved on it, was sold to an anonymous bidder.
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Alt-right v anti-fascist

February 19, 2017 - 9:31pm
In a divided America, two groups at the extreme ends of the political spectrum are doing battle online, and on the streets.
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Syria conflict: Rebels warns truce may collapse after attacks

February 19, 2017 - 9:28pm
Rebel groups that supported recent peace moves warn they will respond to shelling.
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'I survived Khmer Rouge torture prison'

February 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
Chum Mey was one of the few people who left Cambodia's notorious Tuol Sleng torture prison alive.
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Trump tries to explain remark about Sweden amid ridicule

February 19, 2017 - 7:55pm
Sweden sought clarification after he referred to a security incident there which did not happen.
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'We'll cut you up'

February 19, 2017 - 7:19pm
Bela Bhatia is the latest in a series of activists, lawyers and journalists who have come under pressure to leave.
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Trapped in Raqqa: Sri Rahayu's story

February 19, 2017 - 7:17pm
Indonesian Sri Rahayu was forced to live under the control of so-called Islamic State.
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Baby Ciao

February 19, 2017 - 7:12pm
Catherine Gazzoli is producing a range of organic baby food influenced by her Italian roots.
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Sir David Attenborough to present Blue Planet sequel

February 19, 2017 - 7:01pm
The sequel to 2001's ocean series is due to be shown later this year on BBC One.
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Kraft Heinz drops Unilever takeover bid

February 19, 2017 - 6:02pm
Kraft Heinz "amicably" agrees to withdraw plans to buy Anglo-Dutch giant Unilever.
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Man survives 20m fall down cliff in Sydney

February 19, 2017 - 5:53pm
He was winched to safety almost five hours later in a complicated rescue in dense bushland.
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Angelina Jolie on Cambodia, politics and a 'difficult year'

February 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
The actress spoke to the BBC ahead of the release of her new film, First They Killed My Father.
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Angelina Jolie on Cambodia, film and family

February 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
Angelina Jolie on her new film - based on the genocide in Cambodia - politics and her family.
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Bogota explosion: Many injured in blast near bullring

February 19, 2017 - 3:48pm
Animal rights activists were due to hold an anti-bullfighting march close to where the blast happened.
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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.