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North Korea refuses Olympic offer from South

8 hours 2 min ago
South Korea's new president supports proposals for a unified team at the Winter Olympics.
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Battle for Mosul: Iraq forces repel IS counter-attack

8 hours 29 min ago
The group deploys suicide bombers in different parts of the city, but their counter-attack is defeated.
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Spain wildfires threaten Doñana nature reserve

8 hours 35 min ago
About 2,000 people have been evacuated as the fires near the Unesco heritage site.
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Blue shark spotted on holiday resort in Majorca

9 hours 2 min ago
The shark was reportedly 8ft long and had to be put down after it was caught because of a head injury.
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Trump breaks White House Eid dinner tradition

9 hours 3 min ago
The White House breaks an almost 20-year tradition, failing to host a dinner marking the end of Ramadan
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South Africa moves 'coffin' assault case to high court

9 hours 19 min ago
A July date is set for the trial of white farmers accused of forcing a black man into a coffin and threatening to burn him alive.
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Bill Cosby tour 'not about sex assault'

10 hours 37 min ago
The embattled comic's publicity team claim his summer speaking tour is about "restoring his legacy".
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Retired UK ambulances saving lives in Syria

12 hours 27 min ago
Volunteers from the 'Unity Convoy' have delivered 100 ambulances to the devastated country.
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Takata: Airbag-maker files for bankruptcy

13 hours 9 min ago
Japanese firm faces billions of dollars of liabilities linked to the biggest ever automotive recall.
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Colombia boat sinking: Six killed and 16 missing

13 hours 23 min ago
Sixteen people are missing after the crowded vessel sinks on a reservoir near an Andean resort town.
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Narendra Modi: India PM talks tough on terror ahead of Trump meeting

13 hours 31 min ago
India's PM says his country "proved its power" in its strikes on militant bases in Pakistan.
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Ohio sites hacked with IS message

14 hours 30 min ago
Governor John Kasich's site is one of those attacked, posting a threat to President Donald Trump.
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First Disneyland map sells for £555,000

14 hours 56 min ago
The map was given to a production assistant and remained out of public view for more than 60 years.
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Trump gift leaves Australian PM Turnbull bemused

15 hours 14 min ago
Malcolm Turnbull receives a cheeky church gift - a tie emblazoned with the words "Donald Trump".
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Great Barrier Reef 'valued at $42bn'

June 25, 2017 - 9:27pm
The struggling icon is critical to supporting economic activity in Australia, a report finds.
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China landslide: More than 90 missing as search continues

June 25, 2017 - 9:19pm
Thousands of rescuers are digging through rocks in Sichuan, with fading hope of finding survivors.
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Modi in Washington

June 25, 2017 - 8:21pm
How Mr Modi deals with Mr Trump will partially shape the future of the US-India relationship.
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Blood brothers

June 25, 2017 - 8:06pm
A decades-old murder and how a Supreme Court decision means freedom for one man, and life in prison for the other
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The moment Colombia passenger boat sank

June 25, 2017 - 7:43pm
Several people died when a passenger boat sank on a reservoir near the town of Guatapé in north-western Colombia.
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How Syrian refugees battle against cancer

June 25, 2017 - 7:26pm
Ammash, 4, has leukaemia and the funds for his treatment are running out.
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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.