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Erdogan protesters beaten and ejected from New York speech

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 06:17
Violence erupts at a New York hotel as protesters heckle Turkey's leader with chants of "terrorist".

France's Macron signs labour reforms in law, defying protests

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 05:19
Protesters have condemned France's new labour laws, but they are a key part of the president's plans.

Hurricane Maria eye nears Turks and Caicos Islands

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 04:59
The storm remains a dangerous category 3, as Puerto Rico counts the costs of its devastation.

Syrian activist and journalist daughter 'murdered' in Istanbul

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 04:55
The bodies of Orouba and Halla Barakat were found in their flat in Istanbul, Turkish police say.

Alarm as 'super malaria' spreads in South East Asia

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 04:25
The usual treatments are failing 60% of the time in some regions of Cambodia, scientists say.

Mexico earthquake: Girl who captivated the nation never existed

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 03:41
The Mexican Navy apologised on Thursday for conflicting reports about survivors.

Hurricane Maria: Woman and children stranded on vessel rescued

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 03:30
A British helicopter lifted a woman and two children from a vessel to safety as Hurricane Maria hit the Caribbean.

Saipan campaigns for controversial Earhart statue

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 02:46
Doubts surround a Pacific island campaign for a statue of pilot Amelia Earhart.

In pictures

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 01:51
A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans this week.

Pacific threat

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 01:16
Pyongyang threatens a nuclear test in the Pacific - how real is this threat and what would it mean?

'Dotard' Trump?

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 00:09
The 14th Century term has never been so popular after North Korea's leader used it to insult Trump.

Kim says 'deranged' Trump shows need for nuclear programme

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 23:05
In unprecedented address, North Korea's leader says he is convinced developing weapons is "correct".

Donations soar to 'dress day' school

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 19:56
A politician said asking students to wear a dress for charity was "absurd" but it caused a donations surge.

Kexit? Iraqi Kurdistan referendum explained

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 19:19
It's highly controversial, but these Kurds are adamant they will vote for their own state on Monday.

Mexico quake: Rescuers dig through rubble

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 19:17
Rescuers are frantically removing rubble - by machinery and by hand - in a race to reach survivors.

The refugee camp babies of the displaced Rohingya

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 19:13
The Rohingya children born in Bangladeshi camps after their mothers fled the violence in Myanmar.

Deadly fire engulfs Russian hotel

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:15
Two people died when the three star Torn House hotel in Rostov-on-Don caught fire.

Philippines protesters burn Duterte effigy

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:10
Thousands of protesters demand an end to the war on drugs, and martial law on the island of Mindanao.

New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:45
It will enter clinical trials to prevent and treat the infection next year.

Neanderthal brains 'grew more slowly'

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:44
A new study shows that Neanderthal brains developed more slowly than ours.


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