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McDonald's workers strike over sexual harassment policy

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 8:08am
American employees call on the fast food giant to do more to tackle workplace sexual harassment.

The heartbreaking photo that raised $43,000 in one day

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 8:02am
Indians were moved by the photo of the son of a sewer worker grieving next to his father's body.

Amanda Reid: Australian Paralympian 'exaggerated symptoms'

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 7:09am
A former coach and other athletes tell the BBC of suspicions about Paralympic athlete Amanda Reid.

South Africa legalises cannabis use

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 6:37am
Pro-marijuana activists in South Africa cheer in court following the landmark ruling.

Nicolás Maduro: Fury over Venezuela leader's Salt Bae 'feast'

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 6:35am
Video of Nicolás Maduro eating in an Istanbul steak restaurant causes anger in crisis-hit Venezuela.

BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen face EU diesel emissions probe

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 6:17am
BMW, Daimler and VW are being investigated to see if they agreed to restrict emissions control systems.

Belgian chips cut down to size by hot weather

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 5:53am
Potato crop yields have been reduced by 25% in Belgium, threatening the country's signature dish.

The Japanese billionaire who wants to fly to the moon

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 5:50am
Yusaku Maezawa wants to take a group of artists along with him on a voyage into space.

Celia Barquín: European golf champion murdered in Iowa

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 5:19am
A man is charged with murder after Spanish golfer Celia Barquín is found dead on an Iowa golf course.

Australia strawberry needle scare: Apple and banana fuel 'copycat' fears

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 3:18am
Authorities are already investigating the "evil" sabotage of strawberries in every state.

Emmy Awards 2018: Sandra Oh's mother rocks hanbok on red carpet

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 2:14am
Young-nam Oh delights social media by wearing a traditional Korean dress to support her daughter.

Russian military plane vanishes from radar over Syria

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:39am
An aircraft with 14 people on board has disappeared from radar screens, Russia's defence ministry says.

Emmy Awards 2018: Thandie Newton and Claire Foy among British winners

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 11:23pm
Thandie Newton, Charlie Brooker and Claire Foy are among the winners at the 70th annual Primetime Emmys.

Elon Musk unveils first tourist for SpaceX 'Moon loop'

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:19pm
The first private passenger to fly around the Moon with SpaceX will be a Japanese billionaire.

The India fishermen using cheap smartphones to map the coast

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 9:07pm
Indian fishermen are using cheap smartphones to map the coastline and stop encroachment.

South Africa crime: Can the country be compared to a 'war zone'?

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 8:31pm
Recent data shows that the national murder rate in South Africa is going up.

Zimbabwe's cholera emergency: 'Stench of sewage' in Harare

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 8:30pm
Amidst a collapse in public services, water supplies have become contaminated with untreated sewage.

Alexander Perepilichnyy possible MI6 links to stay secret

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 7:55pm
An inquest is taking place into the death of Alexander Perepilichnyy, who collapsed in 2012 in Surrey.

In pictures: Stars arrive for Emmy Awards

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 7:49pm
Take a look at the stars - and, just as importantly, what they're wearing.

Tariq Ramadan: #MeToo in the Muslim world

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 7:35pm
Several women have now come forward to accuse Tariq Ramadan, one of the Muslim world’s most famous thinkers, of sexual assault.

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