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Kung fu grandma is China's new internet sensation

February 23, 2017 - 7:25pm
The 94-year-old who has become China's latest internet sensation.
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UN promises to stamp out abuse after child rape allegations

February 23, 2017 - 7:08pm
Child abuse allegations have been made against French and UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic.
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Bosnia appeals against UN court's Serbia genocide ruling

February 23, 2017 - 6:56pm
Bosnian Serbs warn that the challenge at the UN's top court would trigger a "serious crisis".
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Trump singer Evancho 'disappointed' by transgender policy

February 23, 2017 - 6:53pm
Jackie Evancho wants to "enlighten" Donald Trump about problems faced by transgender students.
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Trump adviser hails 'new political order'

February 23, 2017 - 6:38pm
Steve Bannon, Donald Trump's top adviser, says the president is "maniacally focused" on his agenda.
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Mexico foreign minister vents 'irritation' at Rex Tillerson

February 23, 2017 - 5:33pm
Mexico's foreign minister tells the top US diplomat they are worried about immigrants' rights.
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Steve Bannon's three goals for the Trump presidency

February 23, 2017 - 4:58pm
The president's senior adviser was speaking at a conservative conference in Washington DC.
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Mosul offensive: Iraqi forces recapture airport in bid to retake city

February 23, 2017 - 4:16pm
Government forces are now less than a mile from the western part of the jihadists' stronghold.
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Flybe plane landing gear fails at Schiphol Airport

February 23, 2017 - 1:59pm
A Flybe flight from Edinburgh ends up leaning on its wing at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport.
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Islamic State battle: Fierce gunfight outside Mosul airport

February 23, 2017 - 1:35pm
The BBC's Quentin Sommerville joins Iraqi forces as they recapture Mosul airport from so-called Islamic State.
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Castaways rescued 'by chance' after month in north Pacific

February 23, 2017 - 1:28pm
A tuna-spotting plane makes a chance sighting of two fishing boats in a remote part of the north Pacific.
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Fox show apologises for Kenya Westgate attack video

February 23, 2017 - 12:31pm
The producers of 24: Legacy say footage of the 2013 Nairobi attack will be cut from all broadcasts.
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Pakistan blast: At least eight dead in Lahore

February 23, 2017 - 12:12pm
Police are investigating the cause of the blast, which ripped through a shopping area.
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Rare interview: US Supreme Court justice

February 23, 2017 - 11:55am
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says the US is "not experiencing the best of times".
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Syria conflict: Turkey says capture of IS stronghold of al-Bab nearly complete

February 23, 2017 - 11:39am
Turkish-backed forces besieging the town of al-Bab have reached the centre, Turkey says.
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'Form of prohibition'

February 23, 2017 - 11:32am
Bar "lockouts" have helped reduce violence, but critics say they have created new dangers.
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Fruit and veg: For a longer life eat 10-a-day

February 23, 2017 - 11:23am
More fruit and veg might prevent nearly eight million premature deaths each year, researchers say.
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Ex-IMF chief Rodrigo Rato gets 4.5 years for embezzlement

February 23, 2017 - 11:05am
Mr Rato and 64 other bankers were accused of misusing corporate credit cards at Spain's two banks.
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South Africa plans drive against illegal foreign workers

February 23, 2017 - 10:02am
The crackdown follows recent attacks on foreigners which has led to protests in Nigeria.
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North Korea says China 'dancing to the tune of the US'

February 23, 2017 - 9:41am
China is accused of "dancing to the tune of the US" after blocking North Korean coal imports.
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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.