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Blast injures tourists on bus near Giza pyramids in Egypt

4 hours 39 min ago
At least 16 people are hurt near the Grand Egyptian Museum, with most said to be foreign tourists.

India election 2019: Exit polls suggest Narendra Modi back as PM

4 hours 55 min ago
Exit polls suggest a win for Prime Minister Narendra Modi as voting ends in the marathon election.

Swiss gun control: Projections suggest voters approve EU rules

4 hours 59 min ago
Sunday's referendum backed new gun restrictions to conform with EU rules, projections suggest.

Dutee Chand becomes first openly gay Indian athlete

6 hours 9 min ago
Dutee Chand says she was encouraged to speak out after India decriminalised gay sex in 2018.

Australian betting company pays out for wrong result

6 hours 17 min ago
Australia's Sportsbet handed out A$1m to those betting on a Labor win, two days before the vote.

Sudan crisis: Arrests over protesters' killings

6 hours 25 min ago
The suspects have confessed to shooting at least five pro-democracy activists, the military says.

Mali violence: Nigerian peacekeeper killed in Timbuktu

8 hours 13 min ago
The UN says unknown assailants carried out an attack in an area where Islamist militants are active.

Trump breaks silence amid Alabama abortion ban row

8 hours 45 min ago
He outlined "strongly pro-life" views on abortion, amid a row over strict new laws passed in several states.

Bodies of 'twins' found in clean-up of Kenya river

9 hours 28 min ago
Officials believe they were dumped in a river in Nairobi after an illegal abortion was carried out.

Republican Justin Amash calls for Trump impeachment

11 hours 14 min ago
Justin Amash is the first Republican congressman to call for the impeachment of the president.

2019 Australia election: Morrison's coalition seeking shock majority

14 hours 37 min ago
Conservative Scott Morrison's victory is a few seats from a majority as final votes are counted.

Eurovision 2019: The contest highlights from start to finish

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 8:48pm
The contest's highlights - from singing in the shower and bendy poles to the Netherlands' triumph.

Climate change: One man's fight to save a California tree

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 7:57pm
Cody tried to replant a San Diego forest destroyed by wildfire but climate change is making it hard.

Eurovision 2019: Netherlands wins 2019 Eurovision Song Contest

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 7:49pm
The Netherlands' Duncan Laurence wins the contest with his song Arcade, but the UK comes bottom.

The Brazilian street artist who brings history to graffiti

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 7:43pm
Eduardo Kobra is a Brazilian street artist known for colourful historical figures and places.

Argentine abortion campaigners take to Cannes red carpet

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 7:38pm
Activists and the film crew of Que Sea Ley documentary wore green and chanted "solidarity" in a pro-choice protest.

European elections 2019: Political climate may boost Greens

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 7:38pm
The environment is a hot topic in Europe now - so can Green parties turn that into more votes?

India elections 2019: Modi on ballot as polling ends

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 7:07pm
Voting takes place in the prime minister's seat at the end of a long, bruising election.

Clashes as ultra-orthodox Jews protest against Eurovision

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 5:38pm
Ultra-orthodox Jews in Jerusalem are angry that the contest was scheduled on the Jewish Sabbath.

Arnold Schwarzenegger drop-kicked at South Africa event

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 1:53pm
The actor tells fans there is "nothing to worry about" after he was attacked at a public appearance.

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