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Bobi Wine back in Uganda 'to fight'

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:31am
The Ugandan pop star-turned-MP is back at his home after a medical trip to the US.

Russia reinstated by Wada after doping scandal suspension

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:00am
A decision to lift the suspension of Russia's anti-doping agency (Rusada) is labelled "the greatest treachery" of clean athletes.

Five surprising reasons prisoners have been freed

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 9:59am
After a US man's golf drawings lead to freedom, here are some other reasons prisoners have been freed.

Marine Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric testing

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 9:24am
The court order is part of a probe into the far-right leader sharing images of IS atrocities.

More fake diploma claims for Spanish university

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 9:07am
A Madrid university allegedly granted fake law diplomas to hundreds of Italian nationals.

Girl killed as troops shoot to clear traffic

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 8:16am
The nine-year-old Somali girl died after soldiers fired shots to clear a traffic jam in Mogadishu.

Hayabusa-2: Japan's rovers ready for touchdown on asteroid

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 8:11am
If successful, the Japanese mission would be the first rover landing on the surface of an asteroid.

France torn over video of driver slapping boy for 'disrespect'

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 7:47am
Thousands back a Paris bus driver after he was caught on camera slapping a boy, 12, for "disrespect".

Facebook told to speed up changes or face 'sanctions'

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 7:30am
Brussels says Facebook must improve its information flow by 31 December or face sanctions.

North Korea's Kim wants fast denuclearisation, South's leader says

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 7:29am
North Korea's leader also wants a second summit with Donald Trump soon, the South's president says.

Your pictures: My favourite room

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 7:02am
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "my favourite room".

3D-printed gun pioneer Cody Wilson charged with sexual assault

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 6:21am
Cody Wilson flew to Taiwan before he could be detained, police in Texas say.

Trump urged Spain to 'build a wall' across Sahara, says minister

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 6:12am
The Spanish foreign minister says he disagreed with the idea, put to him during a visit to the US.

James Bond: Cary Joji Fukunaga to direct next Bond film

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 6:01am
The man behind Netflix series Maniac is replacing Danny Boyle as the new 007 director.

Dutch rail crash: Four children killed on cargo bike

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 5:49am
Four children from a Dutch day-care centre have died in a collision involving a train and a cargo bike.

Maine restaurant sedates lobsters with marijuana

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 5:44am
A lobster restaurant in Maine says the process is more humane as it lessens their pain before death.

Rugby World Cup: Cover up your tattoos in Japan, players told

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 5:25am
World Rugby has warned that body ink is associated with gangsters in Japan, host of the 2019 World Cup.

Ex-Malaysia PM Najib hit with 25 charges of money laundering and abuse of power

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 4:59am
Najib Razak denies all charges linked to the alleged transfer of $556m from a state fund to his account.

Queensland shark attacks: Two injured in 24 hours at tourist spot

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 3:38am
A girl and a woman have been seriously injured in separate incidents within 24 hours.

New York Review of Books editor leaves over Jian Ghomeshi article

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 3:13am
The New York Review of Books editor had defended publishing a contentious piece by an ex-broadcaster.

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