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London Marathon 2017: Mary Keitany & Daniel Wanjiru win

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 8:14am
Mary Keitany breaks Paula Radcliffe's women's-only world record to win the London Marathon, while Daniel Wanjiru takes victory in the men's race.

Political party helps Georgians dodge the draft

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 7:14am
Group sets up a religious order to exploit a loophole in the law.

IMF meeting drops anti-protectionism pledge

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 5:58am
But the global body believes protectionist policies could choke off improving global growth.

Kuki Gallmann shot and wounded at Kenya conservation park

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 5:30am
Kuki Gallmann, author of I Dreamed of Africa, is flown to hospital after an ambush, media say.

North Korea 'detains American citizen'

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 4:14am
The detention of a third US man comes amid heightened tension on the peninsula.

Saudi Arabia's King Salman reverses public sector pay cuts

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 2:39am
In a raft of decrees, King Salman fires his civil service minister and makes his son US ambassador.

Thousands turn out for Washington March for Science

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 2:10am
Thousands of scientists have taken part in a demonstration in Washington DC in protest against what they see as a global political assault on facts.

Happy Days actress Erin Moran dies at 56

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 1:19am
Erin Moran also starred in the show's spin-off series Joanie Loves Chachi.

Ecuador fines media for not publishing a story

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 11:54pm
Outlets that did not cover an opposition politician's alleged offshore banking were sanctioned.

France prepares to vote for new president amid high security

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 10:19pm
Thousands of police will be on duty as voters cast ballots in a hotly-fought presidential election.

Beaten by a mob

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 8:02pm
Journalism student Mashal Khan was beaten to death by a mob who accused him of blasphemy.

'More revolution'

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 7:48pm
The BBC's Will Grant speaks to the people behind Cuba's new Canal Caribe news channel.

Trash on the tracks

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 7:34pm
Austria is providing an ingenious solution to the desperate problem of overflowing rubbish in Rome.

Sewol sinking

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 7:29pm
A new film about the Sewol ferry sinking criticises the South Korean government for the tragedy.

Brand Masha

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 7:27pm
Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova returns to action next week looking to boost her sponsor appeal.

The scramble for Somalia

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 7:21pm
Many different countries are trying to get a toehold in Somalia as it slowly emerges from chaos.

Gunshot survivors bare all for photographer

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 7:02pm
Photographer Kathy Shorr has photographed 101 gun shooting survivors throughout the US in a powerful new photography project.

How Rome's rubbish is powering Austrian homes

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 6:58pm
A deal has been struck to transport up to 70,000 tonnes of Roman household refuse to Austria this year.

Venezuela opposition holds silent march to honour dead

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 5:23pm
Venezuela's opposition march in silence to honour the dead in three weeks of anti-government protests.

Vietnamese villagers free police hostages

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 4:50pm
The remaining 19 people held captive are released following a week-long stand-off in a land dispute.

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