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Myanmar VP 'concern' over Rakhine

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:38
Henry Van Thio said there was a problem of "significant magnitude" in Rakhine but the cause was unclear.

Rihanna on diverse make-up: 'It's not rocket science'

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:24
We spoke with Rihanna about the response to her new beauty brand Fenty Beauty.

North Korea says Trump speech is 'a dog's bark'

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:18
North Korea's top diplomat was responding to the US president's vow to "totally destroy" the country.

Sri Lankan baby farms: Minister admits illegal adoption trade

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:23
An investigation by Dutch journalists uncovers thousands of illicit baby sales in the 1980s.

Impatient for change

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:42
Angola has publicly funded healthcare with state-of-the-art clinics. So why are some hospitals running out of drugs? The BBC's Mayeni Jones investigates.

Moving on up

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:27
The people of the Guna Yala archipelago, off the Panama coast, may be among the first island communities to leave their homes and move onshore.

Love and loss

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:22
Meeting the Kenyans affected by the illness.


Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:20
The Office québécois de la langue française has eased up on dozens of English language words.

'What I saw'

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:19
In this photo essay, photographer Clayton Conn shares his experience of the Mexico City earthquake.

Canada MP sorry for Catherine McKenna 'climate Barbie' remark

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 15:39
Conservative Gerry Ritz apologised over a remark he aimed at environment minister Catherine McKenna.

Catalonia referendum: Spain PM calls for 'escalation' to stop

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:52
Mariano Rajoy appeals to Catalan separatists in a televised speech after a day of unrest in Barcelona.

How Angela Merkel rose to power to lead Germany

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:15
Angela Merkel has led Germany since 2005 and she is tipped to win a fourth term as chancellor.

Fed to start unwinding bond portfolio

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 12:23
The Fed will start to reduce its $4.2trn balance sheet in October.

Hurricane Maria knocks out power in Puerto Rico

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:29
The powerful storm has cut off electricity to 3.5 million people.

Hurricane Maria: Whole of Puerto Rico without power

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:09
Hurricane Maria has knocked out electricity for the entire island, home to more than 3.5m people.

Iran's leader Rouhani slams Trump in UN speech

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 10:28
Iran's president hits back over the US president's criticism of his country and its 2015 nuclear deal.

Catalonia referendum: Protests over raids to halt vote

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:39
Spain's government has stepped up efforts to halt an independence vote in Catalonia they call illegal.

Iranian President Rouhani hits back at Donald Trump's UN speech

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:21
In his first speech at the UN on Tuesday, President Trump included Iran among "a small group of rogue regimes".

Jake LaMotta: Legendary Raging Bull boxer dies at 95

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:13
Jake LaMotta, the uncompromising boxer portrayed by Robert De Niro, dies aged 95.

Election annulled

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:08
Can a new election be held in the time allocated by Kenya's constitution?


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