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Mexico earthquake: Girl who captivated the nation never existed

13 hours 59 min ago
The Mexican Navy apologised on Thursday for conflicting reports about survivors.

Erdogan protesters beaten and ejected from New York speech

14 hours 11 min ago
Violence erupts at a New York hotel as protesters heckle Turkey's leader with chants of "terrorist".

Saipan campaigns for controversial Earhart statue

14 hours 21 min ago
Doubts surround a Pacific island campaign for a statue of pilot Amelia Earhart.

In pictures

15 hours 16 min ago
A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans this week.

Pacific threat

15 hours 52 min ago
Pyongyang threatens a nuclear test in the Pacific - how real is this threat and what would it mean?

'Dotard' Trump?

16 hours 59 min ago
The 14th Century term has never been so popular after North Korea's leader used it to insult Trump.

Kim says 'deranged' Trump shows need for nuclear programme

19 hours 23 min ago
North Korea's leader says the president's threats have convinced him developing weapons is "correct".

Donations soar to 'dress day' school

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:56pm
A politician said asking students to wear a dress for charity was "absurd" but it caused a donations surge.

Kexit? Iraqi Kurdistan referendum explained

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:19pm
It's highly controversial, but these Kurds are adamant they will vote for their own state on Monday.

Mexico quake: Rescuers dig through rubble

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:17pm
Rescuers are frantically removing rubble - by machinery and by hand - in a race to reach survivors.

The refugee camp babies of the displaced Rohingya

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:13pm
The Rohingya children born in Bangladeshi camps after their mothers fled the violence in Myanmar.

Deadly fire engulfs Russian hotel

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 9:15pm
Two people died when the three star Torn House hotel in Rostov-on-Don caught fire.

Philippines protesters burn Duterte effigy

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 9:10pm
Protesters demand an end to President Duterte's implementation of martial law on the island of Mindanao. They also condemn the violence of the ongoing "war on drugs".

New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 7:45pm
It will enter clinical trials to prevent and treat the infection next year.

Neanderthal brains 'grew more slowly'

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 7:44pm
A new study shows that Neanderthal brains developed more slowly than ours.

Election shift

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 7:44pm
Sunday's election could see the first far-right party represented in Germany's parliament since WW2.

Political stink?

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 7:42pm
South Africa's Helen Zille made the shock revelation, arguing greasy hair is now a status symbol.

Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises as search for survivors goes on

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 6:59pm
Rescuers believe survivors could still be found beneath buildings toppled by Tuesday's tremor.

German election: How young voters are shaking up the election

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 6:35pm
"Ignored" by parties, here's how young German voters are mobilising ahead of the federal election.

Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez had 'most severe' brain disease

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 6:22pm
The former New England Patriot the worst case of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, his lawyer says.


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