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Mumbai sweet shop fire kills 12 in India

2 hours 40 min ago
The victims were reported to be workers who were employed at the shop and were also living there.

Gujarat: BJP increases lead in India state election

3 hours 38 min ago
PM Narendra Modi's ruling BJP takes a lead as votes are counted in India's Gujarat state.

Indonesia recaptures US citizen after Bali prison break

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 11:45pm
Held on drugs charges, he escaped a Bali prison but was caught on the neighbouring island of Lombok.

'Nice' Australian was a 'loyal agent' for North Korea

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 11:36pm
Further details have emerged about the man accused of being an economic agent for North Korea.

Hernández announced winner of disputed Honduras election

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 10:05pm
The main opposition contender accuses electoral authorities of tampering with the results.

Russia's Rosneft wins gas licences in Venezuela

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 9:49pm
The deal paves the way for Rosneft to develop two offshore gas fields in the Caribbean Sea.

Barry Sherman: Murder unit to probe Canadian mystery deaths

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 9:07pm
Canadian police confirm a homicide unit will investigate the deaths of a billionaire and his wife.

Russia inquiry: Trump denies he plans to fire Robert Mueller

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 8:25pm
The US president says he won't sack the man probing possible Russian interference in US elections,

Capturing East Harlem

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 7:35pm
Photographer Joseph Rodriguez's images of the characters of East Harlem in the 1980s.

IMAX boss' warning

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 7:17pm
IMAX's Richard Gelfond says firms shouldn't try and change the world with new technology, but make it fit the market.

Inspired by comics

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 7:14pm
Ilse Valfre’s quirky fashion designs have attracted famous fans, but she’s had to overcome many challenges.

France's new export

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 7:10pm
Emmanuel Macron has wasted no time in raising his profile as a major international leader.

Water wars

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 7:06pm
China is accused of withholding crucial river data that is essential to prepare for floods.

Chile election: conservative Piñera elected president

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 6:04pm
Sebastián Piñera wins the election in Chile, as his opponent concedes with nearly all votes counted.

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson airport power cut grounds flights

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 4:59pm
The world's busiest airport says the cause of the blackout is being investigated.

Recapturing the swagger

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 4:22pm
How one of Australia's best Aboriginal boxers overcame a time when his life unravelled.

Iran TV broadcasts jailed doctor 'confessing to spying'

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 3:38pm
Sweden-based doctor Ahmadreza Djalali is shown confessing to spying - a charge he has always denied.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi takes $450m on opening weekend

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 2:11pm
It is the second biggest grossing opening weekend in North America.

Ryanair to meet Irish pilots' union in bid to halt strike

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 1:44pm
The Irish pilots' union says it will meet Ryanair this week but is not yet ready to call off a strike.

CIA 'helped stop Russia terror attack'

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 12:14pm
The CIA helped Russia foil a planned terror attack on a St Petersburg cathedral, Russian media say.


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