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Tunisia set to hold second free presidential election

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 11:16pm
It's seen as a test of one of the world's newest democracies, and two women are among those running.

Saudi oil strikes: US blames Iran for twin attacks

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 11:10pm
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tweeted that there was no evidence the attacks came from Yemen.

Nigerian magician Babs Cardini: 'I want to be the best'

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 7:55pm
Nigerian magician Babs Cardini wows audiences on the streets of Lagos.

Why thousands are flocking to corgi cafes

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 7:50pm
Corgi cafes are all the rage, with these dog-themed businesses popping up across Asia.

Battling for survival on the frontier of climate change

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 7:23pm
How farmers in Jamaica are using smart technology to cope with more unpredictable weather patterns.

Which countries have banned pesticides used in suicide?

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 7:19pm
Pesticide self-poisoning is one of the leading causes of suicide in Asia.

Shinjiro Koizumi: A rising star in Japanese politics

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 7:10pm
Shinjiro Koizumi, 38, keeps grabbing the headlines. Does he have his eyes on the country's top job?

Obituary: Joan Johnson, the leader of a black hair care revolution

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 7:05pm
Joan Johnson created a business empire that used hair to champion African American identity.

Mexico Jalisco: Forensics identify 44 bodies in well

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 6:24pm
The corpses were found among 119 black bags containing human remains.

Sackler family 'funnelled $1bn into different bank accounts'

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 12:51pm
The family owns OxyContin-producer Purdue Pharma, which is accused of fuelling the US opioid crisis.

Saudi Arabia oil production reduced by drone strikes

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 12:06pm
The kingdom's output is reportedly reduced by five million barrels a day - nearly half its output.

Hamza Bin Laden: Trump confirms al-Qaeda leader's son is dead

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 10:17am
Donald Trump confirms he was killed in a counter-terror operation after his death was reported in August.

Malaysia queen denounces arrest of online critics

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 9:12am
The Raja Permaisuri Agong briefly returned to Twitter to urge police not to detain anyone else.

Ocean Viking: Italy allows migrants to disembark

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 8:21am
It signals a change of approach to migration from the new coalition which took office on Tuesday.

Kylie Moore-Gilbert named as British-Australian academic held in Iran

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 7:00am
Kylie Moore-Gilbert, a Middle East specialist at Melbourne University, was detained "months ago".

US baby born on 9/11 at 9:11 weighs 9lbs 11oz

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 4:13am
"Christina is a little miracle during such a sad time," her mother said.

Eddie Money, Two Tickets to Paradise singer, dies at 70

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 3:47am
The Two Tickets to Paradise singer, who sold some 30 million records, had been diagnosed with cancer.

Saudi Arabia oil facilities ablaze after drone strikes

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 2:01am
The fires are now under control at Abqaiq and Khurais, state media say.

'I fled Boko Haram and had to leave my son behind'

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 7:40pm
Nigerian mother Asibi faced an impossible choice when she was forced to flee Boko Haram.

Glory to Hong Kong: How the protestors got a new song

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 7:31pm
The man behind the pro-democracy song hopes it will re-inject energy and boost public morale.


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