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Rod Rosenstein denies voicing plot to remove Trump
But a source tells the BBC Mr Rosenstein was being sarcastic when he suggested wiretapping Mr Trump.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 21:19:59 GMT)

Lake Victoria Tanzania ferry disaster: Divers hunt for survivors
At least 136 people have died after the overcrowded vessel overturned on Lake Victoria on Thursday.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:26:01 GMT)

Rihanna appointed as ambassador by Barbados
The pop icon, designer, actress says she "couldn't be more proud" to take on the government role.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:23:51 GMT)

Brett Kavanaugh nomination: Trump challenges accuser
The president demands "date, time and place" of the sexual assault Brett Kavanaugh is accused of.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 21:43:02 GMT)

Report slams 'high flying' UN environment chief
Erik Solheim is criticised for risking the UN's reputation by extensive use of expensive air travel.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:49:18 GMT)

Canadian politician says a family can eat on $75 a week
Quebec's Liberal leader is pilloried for his awry estimate on working families' grocery budgets.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 22:30:22 GMT)

Man killed in electric scooter crash in Washington DC
The death is thought to be the second in the nation while using the popular electric scooters.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 22:06:58 GMT)

Chinese anger at US sanctions for Russian weapons purchases
China tells the US to withdraw sanctions on its military over Russian weapons purchases.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:29:31 GMT)

Kenya briefly lifts ban on lesbian film Rafiki ahead of Oscars
A judge temporarily allows the screening of a film about a lesbian love affair ahead of the Oscars.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:40:43 GMT)

India bishop accused of rape arrested in Kerala
Franco Mulakkal is accused of repeatedly raping a Kerala nun, sparking unprecedented angry protests.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:46:51 GMT)

James Ricketson: Jailed Australian filmmaker pardoned in Cambodia
James Ricketson is granted a royal pardon after he was jailed in Cambodia on spying charges.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:25:04 GMT)

Peggy Knobloch: Man admits dumping missing German girl's body
He left the body of nine-year-old Peggy Knobloch in a forest 17 years ago, prosecutors say.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:57:51 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)

The British jihadis who won't leave Syria
Two British extremists who have lived in the country for years, on why they won't lay down their weapons.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:13:14 GMT)

Anxious wait for relatives in Tanzania ferry disaster
Dozens of people have died after a ferry capsized on Lake Victoria in Tanzania.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:40:43 GMT)

Westgate mall attack survivors reunited in Nairobi
Katherine and Kadzo met in Nairobi to reflect on that day, and those who saved them.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 05:37:09 GMT)

CCTV shows hillside collapse in Philippines landslide
A landslide in the Philippines has killed more than 20 people, reducing hillside homes to rubble.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:49:35 GMT)

Meghan Markle praises women at Grenfell cookbook launch
The Duchess of Sussex celebrates with the Hubb Community Kitchen at the Grenfell cookbook launch.
(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 23:22:29 GMT)

Puppies steal spotlight at Chile military parade
All eyes were on nine young golden retrievers at Chile's annual military parade in Santiago.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:46:18 GMT)

Octopuses on ecstasy drug 'become more social'
The experiment may give insights into how social species have evolved, US scientists suggest.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:37:24 GMT)

Hayabusa-2: Japan hopes for historic asteroid landing
Officials believe the spaceship Hayabusa-2 has put rovers on an asteroid's surface, making history.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:18:45 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)

Viewpoint: What India's first newspaper says about democracy
Founded in 1780, Hicky's Bengal Gazette notoriously dogged the most powerful men in India.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:07:32 GMT)

Week in pictures: 15 - 21 September 2018
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:40:08 GMT)

How do you solve catastrophic hyperinflation?
What could Venezuela's government learn from these five historic cases of hyperinflation?
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:49:26 GMT)

Maniac: The new James Bond director's experimental Netflix drama
Cary Fukunaga and stars Emma Stone and Justin Theroux discuss the mind-bending Maniac.
(Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:45:15 GMT)

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