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Jallikattu: Five gored to death at Indian bull-taming event

January 17, 2018 - 7:12am
The men were spectators at the controversial sport, known as Jallikattu, which is held in Tamil Nadu.
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UN alarmed as US cuts aid to Palestinian refugee agency

January 17, 2018 - 7:10am
Officials warn the dignity and human security of millions of Palestinian refugees are at stake.
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Japan warns over North Korean 'charm offensive'

January 17, 2018 - 7:07am
Tokyo says talks over Olympics participation should not lead to reduced sanctions.
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Van Gogh drawing unveiled in the Netherlands after 100 years

January 17, 2018 - 6:56am
The previously unknown drawing sat in a private collection for almost 100 years.
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Merera Gudina, Ethiopia opposition leader, freed

January 17, 2018 - 6:56am
Merera Gudina is the first of more than 500 prisoners the government has said it will release.
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Divers in Mexico have discovered the 'world's longest' cave

January 17, 2018 - 5:54am
The cave is 216 miles long and could be the longest underwater cave system on the planet.
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YouTube toughens advert payment rules

January 17, 2018 - 5:17am
The video-clip platform will require creators to have more than 1,000 subscribers to feature adverts.
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Myanmar police kill seven Buddhist protesters in Rakhine

January 17, 2018 - 4:36am
The victims are from the Buddhist Rakhine ethnic group and had taken part in a nationalist protest.
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Trump's cognitive ability is normal, says White House doctor

January 17, 2018 - 2:43am
The US president, 71, displays no abnormal signs following a cognitive exam, his doctor says.
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A hologram president for Catalonia may beckon

January 17, 2018 - 2:16am
As the Catalan parliament re-opens, supporters of the ex-president insist he can rule from Belgium.
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Bitcoin: South Korea sways cryptocurrency prices - but how?

January 17, 2018 - 2:16am
The Asian nation has been a big adopter of virtual currency, so developments there have a global impact.
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Jessica Falkholt: Home and Away actress has died, hospital says

January 17, 2018 - 12:51am
Jessica Falkholt was injured in a Christmas crash which killed her parents, sister and another driver.
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Pope Francis meets sex abuse victims in Chile

January 17, 2018 - 12:14am
A private meeting with victims is held, amid a papal visit overshadowed by Church sex scandals.
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Father of two deported after 30 years in US

January 17, 2018 - 12:14am
Jorge Garcia was brought illegally to the US aged 10.
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Australia files WTO complaint over Canada wine sales

January 16, 2018 - 11:51pm
Canberra joins the US in complaining to the World Trade Organization about sales in Canada.
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Joshua Wong receives second jail term over 2014 protests

January 16, 2018 - 11:14pm
Joshua Wong, a leader of the protests, was found guilty of obstructing clearances of barricades.
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Nestle sells Crunch, Nerds and other US brands to Ferrero for $2.8bn

January 16, 2018 - 10:39pm
Ferrero will pay $2.8bn for brands such as Crunch, Nerds, Runts and Butterfinger.
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Can anyone open a school at home in California?

January 16, 2018 - 8:54pm
The couple who allegedly held their own children captive registered a private school at their home.
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Memories and beauty captured in Africa

January 16, 2018 - 8:33pm
Memory is among the themes featuring at the African Biennale of Photography in Mali's capital.
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Aanchal Thakur: Meet the girl who won India's first skiing medal

January 16, 2018 - 8:28pm
Aanchal Thakur talks about the significance of winning India's first winter sports medal.
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