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The struggling farmer who planned his own funeral

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 9:45pm
Malappa was one of the thousands of indebted Indian farmers who killed themselves last year.

What to expect other than Brexit this week

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 9:29pm
The Oscars get down to business at last, and D-Day looms on Russian doping.

France and Germany to seal new deal as Brexit looms

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 9:16pm
A new treaty between two of Europe's closest friends - but why now, and what's in it?

Why are so many people still dying from snake bites?

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 9:14pm
Most of the world's population lives near venomous snakes - but some are at greater risk than others.

Trump wall - all you need to know about US border in seven charts

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 9:09pm
A standoff over funding for the US president's promised border wall has led to a shutdown. What's going on?

'The bed that saved me from the Taliban'

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 9:08pm
On 20 January 2018 Taliban gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Kabul that was popular with foreign guests - Vasileios Vasilieiou was one of them.

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria - military

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 8:15pm
The operation targets the elite Quds force of Iran's Revolutionary Guards, Israel military says.

WW2 wreckage found by grandson on Norwegian mountainside

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 7:05pm
Royal Navy pilot Phil Richardson found the wreckage of his grandfather Ron's WW2 plane in Norway.

10 things you didn't know about Davos

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 7:01pm
What is Davos and why do people go? Here are 10 handy facts about the annual gathering in Switzerland.

Mali: Ten UN peacekeepers killed in 'jihadist' attack

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 6:41pm
The gunmen, said to be from an al-Qaeda-linked group, tried to storm a UN camp in the north.

Colombia protest: Thousands march for peace after cadet killings

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 4:15pm
President Iván Duque joins the protests, called after a car bomb attack killed 20 police cadets.

Sudan president defiant as deadly protests continue

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 3:50pm
Security forces fire tear gas at demonstrators calling for President Omar al-Bashir to resign.

Macedonia and Greece: Clashes flare over name change

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 2:49pm
Protesters have clashed with police in the Greek capital Athens over plans to rename neighbouring Macedonia.

Why are there fuel shortages in Mexico?

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 12:10pm
After a deadly pipeline blast, a new policy designed to crackdown on fuel theft is drawing scrutiny.

Tony Mendez, the real CIA spy behind Argo dies aged 78

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 11:40am
Tony Mendez is best known for a daring rescue mission which inspired a film by Ben Affleck.

Macedonia and Greece: Clashes in Athens over neighbour's name change

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 11:15am
Tens of thousands rally in Athens to oppose ratification of a deal on the Macedonia name issue.

Israel's PM Netanyahu signs deals with Chad's President Deby

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 11:08am
Israel and Chad renew diplomatic ties in Israel's latest move to strengthen links with Africa.

US shutdown: Trump angered by Democrat rejection of 'compromise'

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 9:26am
The president says they dismissed his plan to end a government shutdown before he even presented it.

Zimbabwe protests: Crackdown is just a 'taste of things to come'

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 8:14am
At least 12 people reportedly died in protests sparked by a sharp rise in fuel prices.

Courchevel fire: Footage shows deadly blaze at French ski resort

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 7:50am
Two people were killed and more than 20 injured in the blaze at Courchevel in France.


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