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Moscow rap becomes most-disliked Russian YouTube video

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 8:14am
A rap song in praise of Moscow becomes the most-disliked Russian video on YouTube before its removal.

Delivery driver accused of stealing 1,000 cakes

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 8:07am
He is alleged to have stolen some $90,000 worth of the highly Instagrammable Lady M Confections pastries.

Sex lives of app users 'shared with Facebook'

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 7:43am
Some period-tracking apps are sharing intimate details with Facebook, says Privacy International.

Bolivian wildfires destroy two million hectares of forest

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 7:11am
Scientists from La Paz estimate that regeneration of the local ecosystem will take about 300 years.

Iran's 'blue girl' dies after setting herself on fire

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 6:47am
She was on trial for entering a football stadium disguised as a man - a punishable offence in Iran.

Tracking down a UK paedophile on the run in Bulgaria

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 6:20am
The BBC confronts a British paedophile, who breached strict court orders by fleeing to Bulgaria.

US extracted high-level spy from inside Russia in 2017, reports say

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 4:55am
The mole had high-level Kremlin access but was pulled amid fears their cover could be blown, reports say.

Britney Spears' father steps down as conservator

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 4:47am
A judge approves Jamie Spears' request to be relieved of his role as Britney's conservator.

Kevin Hart is "doing very well" after car crash

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 4:47am
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson confirms acting friend is recovering from accident.

Sarah Palin's husband 'files for divorce'

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 4:46am
The ex-Alaska governor and her husband found it "impossible to live together", court documents show.

Trump Dorian tweets: Weather staff 'faced sacking threat' over Alabama

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 4:18am
The US commerce chief had threatened firings at the federal weather agency, the New York Times says.

Taylor Swift 'tried to sue' Microsoft over racist chatbot Tay

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 2:33am
The singer's legal team claimed the holocaust-denying AI's name implied a link with the singer.

Australia fires: Hundreds evacuated from coastal blaze

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 2:09am
The intense blazes in Queensland mark the worst start to the fire season on record say authorities.

Jack Ma: Alibaba begins new era as founder departs

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 12:15am
The charismatic Chinese businessman led Alibaba to become one of the world's biggest internet firms.

North Korea 'willing to restart' nuclear talks with US

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:54pm
Hours after the comments North Korea launched two short-range projectiles off its east coast.

Climate change: 'Invest $1.8 trillion to adapt'

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 7:36pm
Global Commission calls for trillions of dollars to help the world adapt to climate change.

Climate change: Five ways to be resilient

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 7:35pm
The Global Commission on Adaptation - a group of 34 leaders in politics, business and science say the world urgently needs to be made more "climate change resilient".

'It will be OK': The amputees helping each other

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 7:26pm
When Lisa became an amputee, she noticed the lack of support for amputees. She decided to do something about it.

Rohingya crisis: Villages destroyed for government facilities

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 7:22pm
The BBC finds evidence entire villages in Rakhine, Myanmar, have been replaced by relocation camps.

Italy’s new women ministers challenge macho politics

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 7:20pm
Women get some top posts in Italy’s new government, signalling that macho politics is out of favour.

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