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Islamic State 'execution' stopped by RAF drone in Syria

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 04:28
This is the moment an RAF drone stopped a public killing staged by so-called Islamic State in Syria.

Saudi Arabia to lift ban on internet calls

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 02:52
Apps such as WhatsApp and Skype had been blocked for failing to comply with "regulations".

India rape: Second uncle held in 10-year-old pregnant child's case

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 02:42
The search for a second suspect began when the baby's DNA did not match that of another uncle in jail.

Iraqi refugee in Berlin praised for handing over cash find

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 02:09
The 16-year-old Iraqi refugee found thousands of euros in a handbag on the subway.

Time to go?

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 02:01
Protesters want an end to the rule of President Faure Gnassingbé, who succeeded his father in 2005.

Catalonia referendum: Spanish police target Catalan government

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 01:01
A top official is held as officers enter ministries involved in organising a banned secession vote.

Tata and ThyssenKrupp agree steel merger

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 01:00
The tie-up will create Europe's second-biggest steelmaker, but will also lead to job losses.

Hurricane Maria: Aerial footage shows devastation in Dominica

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 00:29
Fallen trees, flattened building and strewn debris can been seen after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria.

Australian school discriminated against turban-wearing boy

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 23:24
A tribunal says the Christian school discriminated against the boy by not letting him wear a turban.

Mexico earthquake as it struck

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 23:04
A strong earthquake has struck central Mexico, killing more than 220 people and toppling dozens of buildings in the capital, Mexico City.

Suu Kyi Rohingya speech criticised by global leaders

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 22:23
Myanmar's de facto leader faces growing pressure for not addressing allegations of ethnic cleansing.

First Australia refugees approved for US resettlement

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 21:37
About 50 refugees held in offshore detention centres will be the first to be resettled in the US.

Mississippi's path

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 18:07
Road trips along the second longest river in North America.

Men only

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:24
The case of a woman fined for peeing in an Amsterdam alleyway has sparked a debate about sexism.

'Abandoned wives'

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:15
Photographer Deepti Asthana documents the lives of a family of fisherwomen whose husbands deserted them.

Trump's first UN speech met with criticism from some leaders

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:43
The US president's first key speech at the UN was denounced by some member nations he had singled out.

Shots fired

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:43
The shooting of a Georgia student raises a question - why do US police shoot people carrying knives?

'We are not happy being here'

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:38
Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh have told the BBC's Jonathan Head they would return to Myanmar if it was safe for them to be there.

Russian army rocket 'hits spectators'

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 13:34
A Russian army helicopter has accidentally fired a rocket at bystanders, according to Russian regional news website 66.RU.

Catalonia referendum: Spanish raid on Unipost deals blow to vote

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:13
Police discover a mass of documents directly related to the banned independence referendum.


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