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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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February 16, 2017 - 7:02pm
Maryam Sharif is tipped to follow her father into politics but could the Panama leaks derail her?
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Tillerson and Mattis in guarded approach to Russia

February 16, 2017 - 6:46pm
Senior US officials say Washington will work with Moscow, but only in certain policy areas.
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Trump launches stinging attack on media

February 16, 2017 - 6:40pm
The president says the media is distorting the truth about his achievements, amid criticism about his first month.
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Trump to BBC: Here's another beauty

February 16, 2017 - 5:44pm
President Donald Trump has made a dig at the BBC in a sharp exchange during a heated White House press conference.
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Zuckerberg: My Facebook manifesto to re-boot globalisation

February 16, 2017 - 4:01pm
Mark Zuckerberg talks to the BBC about globalisation, fake news, and a new Facebook manifesto.
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YouTube star PewDiePie rejects anti-Semitism claims

February 16, 2017 - 3:10pm
Disney cut ties with the YouTube star over allegations his videos contained Nazi references.
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Dozens dead in Baghdad car bomb attack

February 16, 2017 - 2:02pm
A car bomb at a used car market in Bayaa in southern Baghdad kills at least 48 people.
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Tea, pokers and umbrellas

February 16, 2017 - 1:03pm
Assassination is one of the oldest tools in the book - and there are many ways to do it.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Medals get makeover

February 16, 2017 - 1:01pm
Organisers of the Tokyo Games come up with a novel way to make the prizes more sustainable.
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Flynn resignation: Republicans seek probe into leaks

February 16, 2017 - 12:50pm
The politicians say they are worried about potentially classified information being published.
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Helicopter pilot lands to ask for directions in Kazakhstan

February 16, 2017 - 12:15pm
A military helicopter pilot gets some help from a lorry driver after losing his bearings during a training exercise in Kazakhstan.
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Baghdad car bomb kills at least 48

February 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
A car bomb in southern Baghdad kills at least 48 people - the third such blast in three days.
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Trump's mental health

February 16, 2017 - 11:29am
Is it right to discuss Donald Trump's mental health? Professionals are divided.
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New York fashion week

February 16, 2017 - 11:25am
As New York Fashion Week draws to a close, here are some highlights from the catwalk.
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Stolen Humboldt penguin found dead in Germany

February 16, 2017 - 10:27am
The dead bird is found near a car park in the south-western German city of Mannheim.
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Israel-Palestinian conflict: UN warns Trump over two-state reversal

February 16, 2017 - 9:35am
UN head Antonio Guterres says there is 'no alternative' to the long-held US goal for peace.
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Fifa boss 'not concerned' about hooligans

February 16, 2017 - 9:29am
Fifa president Gianni Infantino says he is "not at all concerned" about the threat of hooliganism at next year's World Cup in Russia.
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Christchurch fires: Homes destroyed and residents evacuated

February 16, 2017 - 8:52am
Huge wildfires on the edge of the New Zealand city have left one dead and destroyed several homes.
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Yemen conflict: 'Deadly strike' hits funeral party

February 16, 2017 - 8:46am
Eight women and a child are reported to have died in an overnight air strike on Yemen's capital.
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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.