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History destroyed: The ruins of Mosul Museum

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 12:10am
The battle for Mosul reveals the priceless Sumerian antiquities looted by so-called Islamic State.

Colombia landslide: Rescue teams race to reach survivors

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 12:05am
More than 250 people have been killed and hundreds are still missing after unexpected floods.

Prince Charles to visit Italian town hit by deadly earthquake

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 11:36pm
The Prince of Wales will lay a wreath in the town of Amatrice where more than 200 people died.

Here is the news

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 7:53pm
Social media is allowing Russian activists to sidestep the state-controlled media, finds Sarah Rainsford.

Place of refuge

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 7:51pm
Afghanistan has been labelled one of the most dangerous places in the world to be a woman. One place in Kabul offers hope to women escaping abuse.

Untouchable heir

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 7:50pm
The heir of the energy drink empire who struck and killed a police officer has yet to face charges.

Appeal to Trump

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 7:50pm
Some deny one of the US's worst mass shootings ever happened. Now the victims are fighting back.

Paraguay president sacks top officials after protests

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 7:21pm
One man was killed during the protests against a bill allowing the president to run for re-election.

Baby photographer Anne Geddes on her career

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 7:08pm
New book, Small World, celebrates 30 years of snapping little people.

France carnival explosion injures many

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 5:50pm
A bonfire at the carnival blew up seconds after being ignited, hurting at least 18.

Bob Dylan finally accepts Nobel Prize, months after ceremony

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 5:45pm
Dylan accepted his medal at a small, private meeting while on tour in Stockholm.

Desperate calls

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 5:27pm
Colombians made desperate calls from rooftops as landslides moved in to wreck their sleeping town.

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