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South Africa: Danish 'FGM' man gets life in jail

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 2:03pm
Peter Frederiksen is handed two life sentences after women's genitals were found in his freezer.

Rihanna criticises Snapchat over abuse ad

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 1:54pm
The singer says Snapchat "let us down" over an advert that asked users if they would slap her.

France seeks arrest of Saudi king's daughter

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 1:36pm
The daughter of King Salman is accused of ordering a bodyguard to beat up a worker at a Paris flat.

Trump 'admitted making up figures to Justin Trudeau'

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 1:27pm
The president reportedly told donors: "I said, 'Wrong, Justin... I didn't even know. I had no idea."

Egyptian teenager's UK death sparks anger

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 12:12pm
Mariam Moustafa, 18, was assaulted in Nottingham three weeks ago and died on Wednesday.

US punishes 19 Russians over vote meddling and cyber-attacks

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 12:01pm
The US said the moves were an attempt to stop "nefarious attacks emanating from Russia".

Bad blood: The rise and fall of Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:59am
How a woman came up with an idea that could have revolutionised blood testing - if it had worked.

Slovakia journalist: Prime Minister Fico replaced amid scandal

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:59am
Robert Fico, Slovakia's PM for 10 of the last 12 years, resigns amid protests over a reporter's murder.

Trump says it 'looks like' Russia behind nerve agent attack

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:48am
The president spoke after the US and European allies said there was no other "plausible explanation".

Saudi Arabia pledges to create a nuclear bomb if Iran does

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:42am
Saudi Arabia's crown prince says that if Iran creates a nuclear weapon, his country will follow suit.

Russian aeroplane loses gold-silver bars on take-off

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 10:12am
Tonnes of precious metal fell from a plane in Siberia after a loading hatch broke off.

Oklahoma mother will go to jail for marrying her daughter

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 10:10am
Patricia Spann said she believed the union to her biological daughter, Misty, was legal.

Russia spy: Allies condemn nerve agent attack

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 10:08am
The UK, US, France and Germany say there is "no plausible alternative explanation" to Russian responsibility.

Syria war: Thousands flee Eastern Ghouta as army advances

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 9:50am
Civilians are leaving the town of Hamouria, which has come under intense government bombardment.

Besiktas charged by Uefa after cat wanders on to pitch during Bayern Munich game

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 9:43am
Besiktas have been charged after a cat wanders on to the pitch during the Champions League last-16 defeat by Bayern Munich.

Crown Prince warns Saudis will get nuclear bomb if Iran does

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 9:37am
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman also told CBS News that Iran's Supreme Leader was like Hitler.

Kenyan nurse handed brain surgeon the wrong patient

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 9:23am
She only realised her mistake hours into surgery - the patient has been left with memory loss.

Platypus milk: How it could combat superbugs

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 9:20am
The weird semi-aquatic creature's milk could lead to the creation of a new type of antibiotic.

'Elsa' from Frozen rescues police van

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 8:56am
He gave it a good push then let it go.

Uzbek transport police banned from hiding behind trees

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 8:48am
Uzbekistan is on a drive to make its transport police more visible.


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