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Pakistan International Airways flight 'crashes in north'

14 min 37 sec ago
A Pakistan Airlines flight with more than 40 people on board crashes in the north of the country.
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Trump says Air Force One Boeing order should be cancelled

33 min 1 sec ago
Donald Trump says he wants to cancel the "out-of-control" order with Boeing for presidential planes.
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Air Force $

39 min 39 sec ago
Military gear, special shielding and its own defence systems - Air Force One is two of a kind.
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Mexican party invitation goes viral, attracting 1.2 million

1 hour 4 min ago
More than a million people say they will attend a Mexican girl's party after the invitation goes viral.
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Aleppo battle: Syria rebels 'withdraw from old city'

1 hour 24 min ago
Syrian rebels withdraw from Aleppo's old city and call for a truce to allow civilian evacuations.
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Row over table manners training for Tbilisi officials

1 hour 56 min ago
Georgians unimpressed by dress code and table manners training for city officials.
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YouTube's $1bn royalties are not enough, says music industry

1 hour 59 min ago
The music industry attacks YouTube after the site revealed it paid $1bn in royalties last year.
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Mourners shave heads for India's Jayalalitha

2 hours 26 min ago
Indians shave their heads as a mark of respect to late charismatic politician J Jayalalitha.
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Deadly quake wrecks homes in Aceh

2 hours 46 min ago
An earthquake off Indonesia's northern Aceh province kills at least 97, say military officials.
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Italy bank shares rise on bailout hopes

3 hours 13 min ago
Italian bank shares rise further after falling in response to the government's referendum defeat.
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Apple says iPhones safe despite China fires

3 hours 15 min ago
Apple has blamed "external factors" for a handful of iPhone battery fires in China.
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BBC 100 Women 2016: Who are our forgotten women? Join our edit-a-thon

4 hours 12 min ago
BBC's 100 Women is holding an international edit-a-thon to increase female biographies on Wikipedia - tell us who you want to add.
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Ghana elections: Polls open with tight race predicted

4 hours 26 min ago
Voting starts in Ghana's presidential elections, after candidates made a peace pledge.
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Amy Schumer's message to body shamers: I am strong and proud of how I live my life

5 hours 21 min ago
The 35-year-old has faced criticism after it was announced she'll play Barbie in an upcoming film.
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Australian court approves intersex child's surgery

7 hours 11 min ago
A five-year-old child born genetically male will grow up as a sterilised female after a court ruling.
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Myanmar Rakhine: Inside the closed Rakhine region

7 hours 18 min ago
The BBC has obtained footage from inside Myanmar's Rakhine state, where allegations have emerged of ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya community.
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Oakland fire: Refrigerator fault may have been cause

December 6, 2016 - 11:50pm
A deadly fire in Oakland may have been caused by a refrigerator, US investigators say.
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Trolls and triumph

December 6, 2016 - 11:24pm
Politics and social media has collided under President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines.
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Defence secrets

December 6, 2016 - 10:56pm
Ukraine's defence contracts are cloaked in secrecy and reformers complain of corruption, David Stern reports.
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Gridlocked city

December 6, 2016 - 10:53pm
The hot topic of conversation in India's Bangalore city these days is the unending traffic jams.
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Images from Cuba before Fidel Castro's 1959 revolution.