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US and UK laptop bans on some Middle East flights come into effect

18 hours 11 min ago
The US and UK bans affect direct flights from some Middle East airports.

Mass graves

18 hours 14 min ago
Up to 400 people have reportedly been killed in the central DR Congo provinces of Kasai - what is going on?

Thousands flee Mosul over fear of airstrikes

18 hours 22 min ago
Eyewitnesses say that many Iraqi civilians have been caught up and killed in the US led airstrikes against so-called Islamic State in the battle for Mosul.

Afraid of spiders? Charity's steps to tackle arachnophobia

20 hours 3 min ago
A charity is hoping to help sufferers in south Wales by launching the first self-help group of its kind in the area.

EU summit: Leaders meet for Rome anniversary

21 hours 39 min ago
Celebrations will mark 60 years since the EU's founding treaty, but the UK stays away as Brexit looms.

Harrison Ford: 'I'm the schmuck that landed on the taxiway'

21 hours 49 min ago
Listen to Harrison Ford explain to air traffic control why landed he on a taxiway, just missing a passenger jet.

Trump blames Democrats for failed healthcare bill

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 11:29pm
US President Donald Trump suffers a major setback as his healthcare bill is withdrawn from Congress.

Singapore teen blogger Amos Yee granted US asylum

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 10:10pm
A judge rules the 18-year-old can stay in US as he faces political persecution in Singapore.

Venezuela asks the UN to help boost supply of medicines

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 8:48pm
Amid a worsening economic crisis, President Maduro of Venezuela asks the United Nations for help.

Cardboard cribs

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 8:29pm
What evidence is there that Finland's famous baby boxes actually reduce infant mortality rates?

Curse of the diamonds

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 8:23pm
How illegal diamond mining is threatening the way of life of the Cinta Larga indigenous group in Brazil.

South African astrologer fights to legalise 'magic' mushrooms

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 8:22pm
An astrologer in South Africa is fighting to get "magic" mushrooms legalised for use in spiritual ceremonies.

The little boy who lost his legs while playing at home

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 8:21pm
How children are bearing the brunt of the war in Yemen.

'Stolen child'

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 8:17pm
Alberto Mohamed returns to East Timor to find his family after 32 years.

Hanged for having a phone

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 8:08pm
The BBC's Jeremy Bowen inside Mosul explains the challenges Iraq will face when IS are defeated.

A vote with few voters

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 8:05pm
Hong Kong chooses its next leader amid fierce divisions over stalled political reform in the city.

UN fears 200 died in coalition airstrike on Mosul

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 6:54pm
The UN looks into reports that 200 people, mostly civilians, died in an air strike in the past week.

President Trump's 'Obamacare nightmare' in his own words

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 6:34pm
Repeal and replace Obamacare - it was his number one campaign promise. So what happened?

Donald Trump's US healthcare bill vote withdrawn

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 4:55pm
It is seen as a huge blow to Mr Trump, who had pledged to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Switzerland investigates Turkey spying allegations

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 2:54pm
Prosecutors are looking into claims Turks living in Switzerland are being spied on.


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