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Cut-back crew for ISS launch

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:30am
Russia scales back staff on the ISS until a long-delayed space lab is sent to the outpost in 2018.

Ann Coulter vows to speak at Berkeley after speech cancelled

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:13am
The conservative author's upcoming speech in Berkeley, California was cancelled over safety concerns.

The man who has President Trump's ear

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:07am
Jared Kushner is probably the most powerful 36-year-old in the world. Here Radio 4's PM profiles him.

New evidence in France of harm from epilepsy drug valproate

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 9:47am
A preliminary French study suggests valproate caused serious malformations in up to 4,100 children.

Vast iceberg looms over Canada's Newfoundland coast

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 8:47am
The iceberg has attracted tourists and created a few problems for local fishermen.

N Korea tension: Volleyball spotted in nuclear test site

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 8:46am
Satellite images suggest volleyball being played at a nuclear site amid fears of an imminent test.

Saudi 'should be blacklisted' over Yemen hospital attacks

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 8:46am
The UN should put Saudi Arabia back on a list of violators of child rights, two rights groups say.

Nigeria 'gay wedding' bust leads to charges

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 8:30am
The charges are brought against people for conspiring to celebrate a gay wedding.

US and South Korea carry out Max Thunder military drill

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 8:23am
The US and South Korea are carrying out a combat training exercise.

Russia's Aeroflot airline accused of 'sex discrimination'

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 7:55am
The airline is fighting claims by some stewardesses that it prefers to employ slim, attractive women.

Italy acid attack model Gessica Notaro braves TV show

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 7:50am
An ex-Miss Italy finalist goes on national TV three months after acid was thrown in her face, allegedly by an ex-boyfriend.

Egypt '500kg woman' loses half her weight after India surgery

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 7:29am
The hospital says she can now fit into a wheelchair and sit up for longer periods of time.

Too close to call

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 7:03am
As a tight campaign ends, the vote depends on an unpredictable electorate.

New Zealand earthquake gives unexpected benefit

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 6:31am
Raised coastline could end the threat of sea erosion for the time being.

Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai and Mujuru in anti-Mugabe alliance

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 6:00am
Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai and ex-VP Joice Mujuru will join forces in next year's poll.

Mosul violinist Ameen Mukdad returns to play amid ruins

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 5:13am
Musician plays in public in the city for the first time since Islamic State jihadists banned music.

Meet the man who watches volcanoes

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 5:13am
Boris Behncke lives near Mount Etna and monitors the volcano.

Violinist brings music back to Mosul

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 5:11am
Musician Ameen Mukdad gives his first public performance in the Iraqi city of Mosul since IS banned music and seized his instruments.

China says Interpol seeks arrest of tycoon Guo Wengui

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 5:11am
Billionaire government critic Guo Wengui has denied allegations that he bribed a top official.

Lauren Hutton, 73, models CK underwear

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 5:03am
The American Gigolo star appears alongside Kirsten Dunst in a new advert directed by Sofia Coppola.

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