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'Cholera cover-up'

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 9:37pm
In our series of letters from African journalists, Yousra Elbagir criticises the Sudanese government's failure to get to grips with a cholera pandemic.

'Deport yourselves!'

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 9:33pm
Moscow's plan for mass demolition of old housing is causing much anguish, Sarah Rainsford writes.

Qatar row: Trump urges Arab unity in call to Saudi Arabia's King Salman

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 9:08pm
A White House official says the president called for "unity in the region to fight extremism".

Diplomacy in 140 characters

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 7:55pm
President Trump's latest foray into Twitter diplomacy is belied by the complex reality of Gulf politics.

Executed for espionage

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 7:11pm
In 1953, Americans Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were executed for spying for the USSR, leaving two young sons

London attack: Australia confirms death of two citizens

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 7:08pm
One victim was a nurse from South Australia, her family said, while the other has not been named.

Pulse massacre survivor: 'Blood donations saved my life'

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 6:35pm
Survivors of America's worst mass shooting are using their experience to encourage others to donate blood.

Peacock trashes liquor store in California to tune of $500

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 6:30pm
The peacock strutted into the shop of its own volition but then failed to find its way out again.

Woman on trial for texts 'driving boyfriend to suicide'

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 6:21pm
Michelle Carter urged her boyfriend's death so she could play a "grieving girlfriend", a court hears.

Sexist slur inflames Canada village school's dress code row

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 5:35pm
Male students use an offensive acronym in a note about girls' attire in an Alberta school.

Uber fires more than 20 staff after harassment investigation

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 3:14pm
The taxi-hailing firm sacks more than 20 people after an ex-employee went public about her time at the firm.

Qatar reacts to Trump tweet supporting Saudi Arabia

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 3:13pm
Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al-Thani tells the BBC there is "no evidence" that Qatar is supporting radical Islamists.

Woman 'damaged after Cosby sex attack'

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 2:44pm
The mother of a witness says her daughter was withdrawn socially after Bill Cosby's alleged attack.

Adnan Khashoggi: Saudi billionaire arms dealer dies aged 82

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 1:46pm
The arms dealer known for his lavish lifestyle had been suffering from Parkinson's disease.

Medieval aqueducts fight drought in Indian state

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 1:41pm
Medieval aqueducts help beat dry spells in the Indian state of Karnataka, as Sanjoy Majumder reports.


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