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Trump and Kim set for second day of Vietnam talks

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 4:47pm
The US and North Korean leaders are due to discuss removing nuclear arms from the Korean peninsula.

India demands Pakistan release pilot as Kashmir crisis intensifies

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 3:26pm
Tensions rise over a fighter pilot being held following an exchange of fire over disputed Kashmir.

What we've learnt from the Nigerian election

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 2:32pm
Five lessons from a controversial election.

India Pakistan: Footage appears to show downed Indian jet

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 2:21pm
The downing of aircraft marks a significant escalation of the dispute between India and Pakistan.

Ukraine pulls out of Eurovision Song Contest 2019

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 12:46pm
Three acts had refused to represent the country at the contest in a political row involving Russia.

Selma Blair opens up about MS: 'People with disabilities are invisible'

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 12:24pm
The US actress stepped out at an Oscars party with a cane, four months after her diagnosis.

Athens to open up ancient river

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 12:16pm
Athens city planners aim to uncover an ancient river long hidden underground.

Nicaragua releases dozens of prisoners ahead of talks

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 11:38am
Dozens of people arrested during months of anti-government protests are released.

Melissa McCarthy's Oscars bunny dress criticised by top designer

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 11:32am
The outfit Melissa McCarthy wore to present best costume design is branded "tasteless and insulting".

Trump knew about email hack, Cohen expected to tell Congress

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 9:36am
According to prepared testimony, the ex-fixer will brand Mr Trump a "racist", "conman" and "cheat".

Nigeria election: Atiku Abubakar rejects Muhammadu Buhari's victory

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 8:23am
Atiku Abubakar rejects President Buhari's re-election, calling it a return to "military dictatorship" .

Trump and Kim meet for Vietnam summit

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 7:15am
The US president and North Korean leader shook hands at the start of their summit in Vietnam.

Ukraine's Eurovision woes deepen as more singers pull out

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 7:13am
The country is struggling to find an entry after the state broadcaster banned the public's choice.

Air-France KLM: Dutch surprise France by taking airline stake

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 6:26am
Shares plummet in Air-France KLM as the Dutch government buys 12.68% of the company's shares.

Alejandro G Inarritu: Revenant director to chair Cannes Film Festival jury

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 5:43am
Mexican Oscar winner Alejandro G Inarritu takes over from last year's Cannes chair Cate Blanchett.

'Tiniest baby boy' ever sent home leaves Tokyo hospital

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 5:18am
Doctors said the baby, born weighing just 268g, is the tiniest newborn ever to be sent home.

Egypt train fire: Deadly blaze at Cairo's main railway station

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 4:54am
Twenty people are killed after a train hits a platform at the central Ramses Station and explodes.

Joe's 100th birthday card appeal goes global

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 4:40am
Joe Cuba wanted 100 cards for his 100th birthday - but he received a few thousand instead.

Pakistan-India: Pakistan 'shoots down two Indian jets' over Kashmir

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 3:12am
Pakistan says the Indian planes were in its airspace in Kashmir and two pilots have been arrested.

Spotify launches in India to tap growing digital market

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 2:32am
The Swedish firm faces competition from several local rivals in the fast-growing digital market.

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