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Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh and Myanmar agree repatriation timeframe

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 4:09am
Bangladesh and Myanmar have reached an agreement - but the UN has raised concerns.

Colombia motorway bridge collapses killing nine workers

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 3:08am
The bridge was under construction when it collapsed into a ravine south-east of the capital, Bogotá.

California: Shackled siblings parents arrested

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 2:45am
Police arrest the parents of 13 children allegedly held captive in their California home.

Japanese city on alert for deadly fugu blowfish

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:39pm
The fugu fish, which can be more poisonous than cyanide, was sold without the toxic parts removed.

Australian father's instinct helps find trapped son

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:18pm
The Australian man hired a helicopter after suspecting his son had been in a car crash.

Pope Francis in Chile at start of Latin America visit

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 10:26pm
The visit is overshadowed by child sexual abuse accusations against some member of Chilean clergy.

Wallaby hops across Sydney Harbour Bridge

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 10:02pm
The unusual sight of a wallaby bounding across the Sydney Harbour Bridge has surprised early-morning motorists.

Gospel star Edwin Hawkins dies, aged 74

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 9:33pm
The American Grammy-winning singer was best-known for the 1969 hit Oh Happy Day.

Man ruptures throat by stifling a sneeze

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 8:06pm
Clamping your nose and mouth shut when you need to sneeze is dangerous, doctors warn the public.

Letter from Africa: Inside the gated communities of WhatsApp

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 8:04pm
Joseph Warungu peeps into WhatsApp groups to find out who the group administrators really are.

Edible insects: Where to find the world's tastiest insects

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 8:00pm
Insects are often portrayed as a sustainable superfood - but do they taste any good?

Winter Olympics: How good is North Korea at sport?

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:58pm
Reality Check looks at the sporting skills of the secretive state.

Pulse trawling in the EU: Is it ok to 'electrocute' fish?

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:48pm
Some say it's an innovation, others say it's like dropping a Taser in water.

What were you wearing? Rape victims' clothes exhibited

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:45pm
The powerful ‘Is it my fault?’ exhibition in Brussels aims to show clothing doesn't cause rape.

Chile reception: Why Pope's trip is a challenge

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:43pm
The pontiff faces his most difficult official overseas visit, but what are his biggest challenges?

I found my baby's father on Craigslist

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:42pm
Thirty-something Jessica was eager to get pregnant, but her relationships kept failing. It was time for a totally new approach.

The Indian woman who chose a bull over marriage

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:30pm
Selvarani Kanagarasu, a daily wage labourer from India, shuns marriage to take care of a bull.

Shackled children found in Perris, California home

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:27pm
Two parents are arrested after police find in their house 13 people who were allegedly held captive.

Convicted Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening pleads for mercy

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:09pm
A German court has sentenced "Auschwitz bookkeeper" Oskar Groening, 96, to four years in prison.

Trump voters grade president's first year

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 6:49pm
Four Donald Trump supporters share their views on the president's first year in office.


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