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Jallikattu: Five gored to death India bull-taming sport

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 7:12am
The men were spectators at the controversial sport, known as Jallikattu, which is held in Tamil Nadu.

UN alarmed as US cuts aid to Palestinian refugee agency

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 7:10am
Officials warn the dignity and human security of millions of Palestinian refugees are at stake.

Van Gogh drawing unveiled in the Netherlands after 100 years

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 6:56am
The previously unknown drawing sat in a private collection for almost 100 years.

Merera Gudina, Ethiopia opposition leader, freed

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 6:20am
Merera Gudina is the first of more than 500 prisoners the government has said it will release.

Divers in Mexico have discovered the 'world's longest' cave

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 5:54am
The cave is 216 miles long and could be the longest underwater cave system on the planet.

Belgium 'abduction': Woman uses phone map to provide her location

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 5:47am
A 19-year-old woman finds her location in Charleroi in Belgium and alerts her brother.

Trump Russia: Steve Bannon refuses to answer at Congress hearing

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 5:33am
The Trump ex-strategist stonewalls at a Russia collusion hearing, prompting claims of a White House gag.

YouTube toughens advert payment rules

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 5:17am
The video-clip platform will require creators to have more than 1,000 subscribers to feature adverts.

Myanmar police kill seven Buddhist protesters in Rakhine

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 3:49am
The victims are from the Buddhist Rakhine ethnic group and had taken part in a nationalist protest.

Bayeux Tapestry to be displayed in UK for the first time

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 3:19am
President Macron is understood to have agreed to let it leave France for first time in 950 years.

A hologram president for Catalonia may beckon

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 2:16am
As the parliament re-opens, supporters of the exiled Catalan leader insist he can rule from Belgium.

Bitcoin: South Korea sways cryptocurrency prices - but how?

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 2:16am
The Asian nation has been a big adopter of virtual currency, so developments there have a global impact.

Japanese train barks like a dog to prevent accidents

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 1:26am
Railway experiment hopes to put an end to collisions with deer drawn to the track.

Father-of-two deported after 30 years in US

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 12:14am
Jorge Garcia was brought illegally to the US aged 10.

Japan warns over North Korean 'charm offensive'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:56pm
Japan told an international meeting that Korean Olympics talks should not lead to reduced sanctions.

Australia files WTO complaint over Canada wine sales

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:51pm
Canberra joins the US in complaining to the World Trade Organization about sales in Canada.

Joshua Wong receives second jail term over 2014 protests

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:14pm
Joshua Wong, a leader of the protests, was found guilty of obstructing clearances of barricades.

Nestle sells Crunch, Nerds and other US brands to Ferrero for $2.8bn

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:39pm
Ferrero will pay $2.8bn for brands such as Crunch, Nerds, Runts and Butterfinger.

Can anyone open a school at home in California

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 8:54pm
The couple who allegedly held their own children captive registered a private school at their home.

Pope Francis meets sex abuse victims in Chile

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 8:47pm
A private meeting with victims is held, amid a papal visit overshadowed by Church sex scandals.


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