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Yemen conflict: Cholera outbreak 'kills 500'

May 31, 2017 - 6:01am
A cholera outbreak is spreading in Yemen, where two years of conflict means hospitals are struggling to cope.
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Russia fires cruise missiles at IS targets in Syria

May 31, 2017 - 5:50am
The strike - the first since November - targeted militants and hardware near Palmyra.
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Undercover activist detained at Ivanka Trump shoe supplier

May 31, 2017 - 4:25am
Hua Haifeng was investigating alleged rights violations at factories producing Ivanka Trump-branded shoes.
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Flawed justice?

May 31, 2017 - 3:47am
The use of the death penalty in India has been flawed and arbitrary, writes Gopika Bashi of Amnesty International.
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Deadly explosion hits Kabul's diplomatic quarter

May 31, 2017 - 2:36am
Images on social media show a large cloud of black smoke over the city and destroyed vehicles.
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Healthy Harold: Nostalgia helps save Australia's drug-fighting giraffe

May 31, 2017 - 1:51am
A threat to cut funding for Healthy Harold, Australia's face of health education, sparks a U-turn.
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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.