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Ukraine war: Predicting Russia's next step in Ukraine

2 hours 40 min ago
A decisive shift in southern Ukraine is unlikely in the coming months, says a top UK intelligence official.

Puck Fair: Wild goat removed from festival 'throne' amid Irish heat alert

2 hours 41 min ago
The goat is taken down from its pedestal on Friday for the second day in a row as temperatures soar.

Salman Rushdie attacked on stage in New York

3 hours 32 min ago
Author Salman Rushdie, who suffered years of death threats after writing The Satanic Verses, attacked on stage in New York state.

Drought hits Germany's Rhine River: 'We have 30cm of water left'

5 hours 28 min ago
There are fears water levels could dip to the lowest ever recorded on the key German shipping route.

Freya the walrus could be put down unless public back off, Norway warns

7 hours 10 min ago
Freya the walrus, a popular attraction in the Oslo Fjord, is in danger from too much attention.

Suspected bank robber rescued from tunnel near Vatican

7 hours 24 min ago
Police believe the alleged gang member could have been burrowing his way into a bank near the Vatican.

German ex-leader Gerhard Schroeder sues parliament over lost perks

7 hours 55 min ago
The former chancellor has faced criticism over his links to Russian energy companies.

Bear cub high on hallucinogenic 'mad honey' rescued by park rangers

8 hours 32 min ago
The animal was found incapacitated after consuming hallucinogenic rhododendron plants.

Ukraine war: Crimea blasts significantly hit Russian navy - UK

9 hours 41 min ago
The Ministry of Defence says the blasts have "significantly degraded" Moscow's Black Sea Fleet.

Brazilians march in defence of democracy over Bolsonaro election fears

11 hours 12 min ago
Thousands take part in marches amid fears the president may dispute October's election result.

Anne Heche: US actress not expected to survive, says family

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 21:23
Her family says she suffered a severe brain injury when her car crashed into a house.

Lee Jae-yong: Why did South Korea pardon the Samsung 'prince'?

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 19:29
Lee Jae-yong, who was convicted for bribery and embezzlement, has been granted a presidential pardon.

J&J to replace talc-based powder with cornstarch after cancer lawsuits

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 19:14
By 2023 J&J will make all its baby powder using cornstarch following legal battles over talc's safety.

Lebanon man hailed hero for holding Beirut bank hostage over savings

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 17:10
The suspect demanded the Lebanon bank release his money, in anger at restrictions on withdrawals.

Armed man shot dead after trying to 'breach' Ohio FBI office

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:52
The suspect fled the scene in Cincinnati and was gunned down after an hours-long standoff.

Who is Sir Ganga Ram and why his legacy lives on in India and Pakistan?

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:50
Hospitals built by Sir Ganga Ram still exist in both countries but not much is known about him.

Darlings: Bollywood's dark comedy on domestic violence wows India

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:44
Darlings, starring Alia Bhatt, is the story of a young couple in love - and violence and revenge.

Why Hong Kong is seeking solace in Cantopop

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:42
Traumatised by political upheaval, Hong Kongers are reviving their interest in local pop music.

Malta: 'I was scared to even search the word abortion'

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:38
Malta is the only EU state with a total ban on abortion, but some believe change could be coming.

The librarian who defied the Taliban

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:31
Wahida Amiri became one of the leading voices against the Taliban's assault on women's rights.

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