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How I found my biological mother

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 7:02pm
Andre Kuik was a baby when he was adopted by a Dutch family, 40 years later he is flying back to Indonesia to meet his birth mother.

PC Sorcar: India's 'maharajah of magic' who terrified the UK

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 7:01pm
PC Sorcar's shows redefined what Western audiences expected from an Indian magician.

North Korea’s human rights: What Trump and Kim won't talk about

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 7:01pm
All eyes are on the planned Trump-Kim summit, but human rights are unlikely to get a look in.

G7 ministers criticise US tariffs and warn of trade war

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 6:47pm
The EU and Canada threaten retaliation and France's finance minister says a trade war is days away.

Thousands attend funeral for Palestinian nurse killed in Gaza

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 5:17pm
Razan al-Najar was shot whilst on duty during recent border protests.

Cuba to begin constitutional reforms to formalise ''opening-up'

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 4:44pm
Presidential term limits and the legalisation of same-sex marriage are on the agenda in Cuba.

US teacher 'who fed sick puppy to snapping turtle' charged

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 4:32pm
The action of the American teacher in Idaho, charged with animal cruelty, has drawn rival petitions.

Whale that died off Thailand had eaten 80 plastic bags

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 1:40pm
The pilot whale vomited five of them as Thai conservation officials tried in vain to save it.

Gaza violence: Thousands attend funeral for Palestinian medic

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 12:00pm
Israel says it will investigate after volunteer medic Razan al-Najar was shot dead during protests.

South China Sea dispute: Beijing attacks 'irresponsible' US comments

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 11:20am
Beijing says it has the right to deploy "on its own territory" after US accusations of intimidation.

Australia alert after ship loses 83 containers

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 11:20am
Sanitary products, surgical masks and nappies begin washing up on beaches north of Sydney.

Egypt's Sisi sworn in for second term with vow to fight terrorism

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 10:21am
The Egyptian president's second term comes after a landslide win and amid a crackdown on opponents.

Pedro Sánchez is sworn in as Spain's new prime minister

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 7:15am
Pedro Sánchez takes the oath with Spain's King Felipe VI after the ousting of Mariano Rajoy.

Kashmir unrest as protester run over by police dies

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 6:16am
Anti-India protests flare at the funeral of a man run over by police in the summer capital Srinagar.

Buffalo Wild Wings apologises over 'awful' tweets in targeted hacking

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 5:33am
Restaurant chain Buffalo Wild Wings apologises for 'awful' posts after its Twitter account is hacked.

Google 'to end' Pentagon Artificial Intelligence project

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 4:57am
Employees have quit over Project Maven, aimed at improving the precision of US drone strikes.

Brian De Palma: Hollywood director writing Weinstein 'horror film'

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 2:49am
Brian De Palma, who directed the crime film Scarface, says he is following the scandal "very closely".

US-North Korea: Trump gets a strangely large letter

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 12:52am
In the meeting with North Korea's envoy, President Donald Trump was hand-delivered a huge letter.

South China Sea dispute: Mattis says China 'intimidating neighbours'

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 11:55pm
The US defence chief says Beijing's South China Sea actions raise questions about its broader goals.

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