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Cardi B applies to trademark 'Okurrr'

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 5:12am
The star wants to use her catchphrase on merchandise, according to documents filed in the US.

North Korea quits Kaesong liaison office with S Korea

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 4:55am
Pyongyang withdraws from an office that enabled constant communication between the two Koreas.

Night parrot finding in Australia not backed up by evidence

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 4:23am
Conservationists retract their findings, after evidence for the bird's discovery is disputed.

Golan Heights: Syria condemns Donald Trump's remarks

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 4:12am
Syria criticises the US president for saying it is time to recognise the occupied Golan as Israeli.

Christchurch shootings: Women show headscarf 'solidarity'

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 2:35am
One week after the fatal shootings in two mosques, women in Christchurch demonstrate their support for Muslim women.

Garuda looks to scrap Boeing 737 Max 8 order after crashes

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 2:02am
The airline has asked to cancel an order for 49 jets after the plane was involved in two fatal crashes.

China chemical blast death toll rises to 44

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 11:07pm
A chemical factory explosion in eastern China killed 44 and injured at least 90, state media say.

Christchurch shootings: 'Thank you for your tears...your love'

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 10:54pm
Imam Gamal Fouda thanks the people of New Zealand in a ceremony marking one week since the Christchurch attacks.

Uber 'picks New York Stock Exchange' for stock listing

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 10:10pm
The firm's public stock offering is expected in the coming months and may be one of the biggest in 2019.

Cyclone Idai: What are the immediate dangers?

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 8:28pm
Aid agencies warn that it is becoming more dangerous, not less, in southern Africa after Cyclone Idai.

The engineer who went to the USSR and got stuck for 50 years

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 8:20pm
In 1929, an African-American Ford engineer, Robert Robinson, was recruited to work in the USSR. He had to stay there, against his will, for nearly 50 years.

Quiz of the Week: What's Belgium's fastest bird?

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 8:15pm
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?

How a bookshop wolf handles awkward customers

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 8:12pm
If you've ever worked in customer service, this comic about a wolf might resonate with you.

Yemen's ancient city where people escape civil war

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 8:08pm
Tens of thousands of Yemenis have died, but in amongst the conflict there is one place that’s prospering – the city of Marib.

A guide to Thailand's post-coup election

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 8:08pm
The country is split between pro-military forces and their opponents in the first vote since a 2014 coup.

Brexit: Three moments that raised a smile

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 7:37pm
Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker updated reporters at a press conference which had some lighter moments.

Christchurch shootings: Tributes paid to the victims

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 6:47pm
The victims of the Christchurch mosque shootings have been remembered at events throughout the week.

Christchurch shootings: New Zealand to broadcast call to prayer

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 6:42pm
New Zealand holds a national day of reflection to mark a week since the Christchurch mosque attacks.

Five former Stasi members quizzed over Lockerbie bombing

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 4:51pm
Individuals who worked for the East German intelligence service have been questioned as part of the ongoing inquiry.

Game of Thrones: Emilia Clarke's brain surgery ordeal

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 4:50pm
"Every minute of every day I thought I was going to die," said the actor, who suffered two aneurysms.


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