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Viral video makes case for 'US first, India second'

February 17, 2017 - 6:35am
India is the latest nation vying to be "second" after Donald Trump vowed to put America First.
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'I only had basic painkillers'

February 17, 2017 - 5:45am
A patient and a doctor in Kenya tell their stories of the dispute that is now into its 10th week.
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Giving Aleppo a voice

February 17, 2017 - 5:40am
The teacher forced to leave Aleppo after teaching while bombs fell and food ran short
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Severe drought in Bolivia leaves thousands short of water

February 17, 2017 - 5:28am
Thousands of people in Bolivia have been affected by the worst drought in decades.
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Fake news city

February 17, 2017 - 5:09am
After a "fake news" town was rumbled, residents turned their attention to a new form of media.
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Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong arrested in South Korea

February 17, 2017 - 2:58am
The case is linked to a scandal that led to the impeachment of President Park Geung-hye.
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Dan Carter: Racing 92 fly-half sorry after drink-driving reports

February 17, 2017 - 1:53am
Ex-New Zealand fly-half Dan Carter apologises for "a massive error of judgement" after reports he was stopped by police for drink-driving in Paris.
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Zealandia: Is there an eighth continent under New Zealand?

February 17, 2017 - 1:25am
It's almost all under water, but Zealandia should be considered a continent, say researchers.
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Tony Blair calls for people to 'rise up' against Brexit

February 17, 2017 - 1:23am
The former prime minister says his "mission" is to persuade Britons to change their minds on Brexit.
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Thai police fail to find monk in Dhammakaya temple raid

February 17, 2017 - 12:28am
Police say they will continue their search of the sprawling temple complex near Bangkok.
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Scientists appeal for more people to donate their brains

February 16, 2017 - 11:13pm
They say they are lacking the brains of people with disorders such as depression and PTSD.
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Hong Kong police officers jailed for beating protester

February 16, 2017 - 10:11pm
The seven officers were jailed for two years each over the 2014 assault, which was caught on camera.
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Pakistan: IS attack on Sufi shrine in Sindh kills dozens

February 16, 2017 - 8:53pm
At least 72 people are killed in a blast at a Sufi shrine in one of the worst attacks in the past year.
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Three people found dead in water tank in Australia

February 16, 2017 - 7:58pm
One man collapsed before another man and a woman went to his aid and also died, police say.
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Leopoldo Lopez: Venezuela court upholds 14-year prison sentence

February 16, 2017 - 7:51pm
The Supreme Court ruling comes a day after Donald Trump called for the opposition leader's release.
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Victim of Soviet test wants all nuclear weapons destroyed

February 16, 2017 - 7:38pm
Kazakh survivor of the Soviet's largest weapons testing wants all nuclear weapons destroyed.
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EU's elusive heart

February 16, 2017 - 7:13pm
The EU's geographical heart lies in Germany - but the location will shift again with Brexit.
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Donald Trump aide accuses BBC of 'fake news'

February 16, 2017 - 7:07pm
Watch the heated exchange between Newsnight's Evan Davis and an aide to the president.
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Sky jam

February 16, 2017 - 7:05pm
UK air traffic control is investing £600m in a new cloud-based system to cope with rising demand.
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Back for an encore

February 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
Five years after Akhilesh Yadav led his Samajwadi Party to a spectacular win, can he do an encore?
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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.