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Brett Kavanaugh: Second allegation made against court nominee
A former Yale classmate of US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh accuses him of sexual misconduct.
(Mon, 24 Sep 2018 04:31:56 GMT)

The Aquarius: Migrant rescue ship has registration revoked
The move puts doubt on the future of the Aquarius, the last private rescue ship in the Mediterranean.
(Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:28:49 GMT)

US-China trade: US imposes biggest round of tariffs yet
About half of all Chinese products entering the US will be subject to the new duties after this round.
(Mon, 24 Sep 2018 04:32:07 GMT)

US tells Iran to 'look in the mirror' after Ahvaz attack
The US ambassador to the UN dismisses claims Gulf states and the US enabled a deadly attack in Iran.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 21:45:43 GMT)

Melbourne plane crash: Pilot error in fatal shopping centre incident
Five people died when the small plane struck a shopping centre last year.
(Mon, 24 Sep 2018 03:37:26 GMT)

France removes toxic tyres from failed reef project
Instead of teeming with marine life, the tyres were leaking toxic chemicals and fish avoided them.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 17:07:25 GMT)

UN agency's U-turn after unpaid internships row
The World Health Organization offers paid internships for the first time in 50 years, after a row.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:11:24 GMT)

Maldives election: Celebrations as opposition claims victory
Official results have not been announced, but Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has claimed an unexpected victory.
(Mon, 24 Sep 2018 05:18:33 GMT)

Abhilash Tomy: Rescue mission to reach injured Indian sailor
Solo yachtsman Abhilash Tomy is stranded 3,200km off Perth and is immobilised, unable to eat or drink.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 15:26:44 GMT)

Nigerian pirates kidnap 12 crew from Swiss cargo ship
Shipping firm Massoel says pirates boarded a cargo ship and kidnapped 12 people in the Niger Delta.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 17:59:53 GMT)

Swiss voters reject 'fair food' plans
Swiss voters have overwhelmingly rejected two proposals on ethical and sustainable food.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 17:53:47 GMT)

Ari Fuld killing: $1m raised for family by crowdfunders
An American Israeli stabbed to death in the occupied West Bank had a large social media following.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 14:33:58 GMT)

Will organic revolution boost farming in India?
Sikkim's been declared India's first fully organic state, so will this revolution boost farming?
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:19:27 GMT)

Long watch: What drives a mother to cross South America on foot?
The sight of hungry Venezuelan migrants on country roads has become commonplace in South America.
(Sat, 22 Sep 2018 23:41:19 GMT)

Will 'Modicare' be a success in India?
India has launched its new flagship health insurance scheme, dubbed "Modicare".
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 09:15:12 GMT)

Rare double-headed snake found in garden in Virginia
The rare copperhead was discovered in a garden in Virginia and is unlikely to survive in the wild.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 10:17:21 GMT)

'The next thing I knew I was in the water'
Survivors from a ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania, have spoken of their ordeal.
(Sat, 22 Sep 2018 10:48:21 GMT)

Sudanese poet Raja Bushra on the power of artistic expression
Raja Bushra says poetry enables her and others to openly express the challenges of life in Sudan.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:04:43 GMT)

ICYMI: Fashion that's off the (Great) Wall
A catwalk on the Great Wall of China plus other stories you may have missed this week.
(Sat, 22 Sep 2018 14:41:53 GMT)

Taiwan hair salon covers 'swastika' signs after outcry
A shop has covered its logos after being criticised by local German and Jewish communities.
(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:17:10 GMT)

Church protests halt Georgia cannabis law
Georgia rethinks legalising cannabis cultivation after church protests.
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:33:18 GMT)

Chinese city debuts 'bus-pooling' service
Ever felt the frustration of waiting for a bus that never comes? Beijing's got an answer to that.
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:00:49 GMT)

Cameroon atrocity: Finding the soldiers who killed this woman
In July 2018 a horrifying video began to circulate on social media. It shows two women and two young children being led away at gunpoint by a group of Cameroonian soldiers.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:17:43 GMT)

Seeing through Kim Jong-un's K-pop sign
The photo charmed South Koreans, but does that mean it's right to stop talking about human rights?
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:32:37 GMT)

Fentanyl crisis: Is China a major source of illegal drugs?
Is China now the major source for illegal synthetic drugs like fentanyl as the US claims?
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:08:41 GMT)

#WhyIDidntReport: The hashtag supporting Christine Blasey Ford
The hashtag was born after Donald Trump questioned the motives of his Supreme Court pick's accuser.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 19:24:52 GMT)

Glenn Close on playing The Wife and being a mother
The Hollywood veteran talks about The Wife, the title role she shares with her daughter.
(Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:26:54 GMT)

The Chinese storyteller loved by millions
Shan Tianfang was loved across China for his emotional storytelling through the ancient art of pingshu.
(Sat, 22 Sep 2018 23:10:42 GMT)

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