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Happiness report: Norway is the happiest place on earth

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:43am
It's the international day of happiness - and the annual rankings have been published.

Adele fans cheer proposal during Melbourne concert

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:32am
The man surprised his boyfriend before 77,000 people at Adele's final Australian concert.

Australian MPs' private numbers mistakenly published online

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 3:42am
A large number of federal politicians were hit by the error on a government website.

Beijing park dispenses loo roll using facial recognition

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 3:39am
It has toilet paper dispensers with face recognition to stop visitors from taking too much loo roll.

Was Russia involved in the US presidential election?

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 2:47am
US lawmakers are to seek answers on Russian involvement in last year's presidential election.

Trump-Russia claims: US intelligence chiefs to give evidence

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 1:41am
FBI and NSA directors will give evidence on claims Moscow interfered with 2016's election campaign.

Sesame Street welcomes Julia, a muppet with autism

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 12:23am
The popular children's TV show plans to introduce Julia - a little girl with autism - in April.

Mosul offensive: Camps struggle to feed IS survivors

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 9:14pm
An estimated 550,000 people remain in western Mosul, where Iraqi troops are fighting so-called IS.

Sisterlocks struggle

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 9:07pm
Professional hairbraiders are putting up a fight over what they say are unnecessary regulations.

Orly airport: Drugs and alcohol found in gunman's blood

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 9:05pm
Tests show a man who attacked soldiers at a Paris airport consumed alcohol, cocaine and cannabis.

Brazil meat scandal: Temer tries to reassure partners

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 8:49pm
President Temer says plants accused of selling rotten produce for years are a tiny minority.

Ogled and dumped

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 8:22pm
Rehana Sultan took on some pioneering roles, but was typecast as a 'sexy' actress and forgotten.

Volunteers revive a 500-year-old dying language

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 8:17pm
A group of volunteers in Singapore are reviving Kristang, the language of the Portuguese Eurasians.

Duterte's bloody crackdown drives drug users to rehab

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 8:17pm
In the Philippines, drug users try to turn their lives around and stay safe amid Duterte's anti-drugs campaign.

'Out of control'

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 8:02pm
Australian Jessica May overcame acute anxiety by setting up a recruitment firm for people with mental and physical disabilities.

As easy as ABC?

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 7:56pm
A group of volunteers in Singapore are reviving Kristang, the language of the Portuguese Eurasians.

Teenager survives crocodile attack in Queensland

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 7:45pm
The 18-year-old man entered a river in Queensland apparently on a dare, authorities say.

Ghana waterfall: Many dead in Kintampo freak tree accident

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 7:04pm
High school students die at a popular waterfall in Ghana, after a tree falls on them in a storm.

Three years under Russian control

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 2:52pm
The BBC hears from those living in Crimea, three years it was annexed by Russia.

Ndileka Mandela: ANC rejection 'heart-wrenching' - brother

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 1:55pm
Ndileka Mandela is urged by her brother to reconsider her decision to no longer to vote for the ANC.


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