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Missing history

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 3:18am
The disappearance of a key part of Thai history has puzzled and angered democracy activists.

Panama Papers: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif awaits ruling

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 3:01am
The Supreme Court is to rule on claims which could determine the fate of Nawaz Sharif.

Credit card with a fingerprint sensor revealed by Mastercard

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 2:38am
A biometric sensor on the card will be used to verify users' identities when making purchases.

India French envoy Pascal Mazurier acquitted of raping daughter

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 12:53am
Diplomat Pascal Mazurier, who was accused of raping his three-year-old daughter, was arrested in 2012.

India bans use of red beacon lights on cars

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 12:17am
From 1 May, no vehicle will be allowed red beacons, shaking up India's fabled "VIP culture".

Multiple Arkansas executions blocked by judge

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 10:48pm
First one inmate got a stay, then another court blocked all seven executions temporarily.

Venezuela state oil company gave cash to Trump inauguration

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 10:35pm
Its state-owned oil firm gave $500,000 to the Trump's inauguration, newly released records show.

US accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations'

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 9:15pm
The US secretary of state says Iran seeks to destabilise the Middle East and hurt US interests.

Australia unveils major changes to citizenship process

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 8:21pm
Applicants will face stricter tests on their English and "Australian values", the government says.

Ballistic threat

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 8:17pm
Pyongyang's missile programme has grown, but what do we really know about its capabilities?

Defying the embargo

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:49pm
Judy Ingels is defying the embargo by flying to Havana for treatment.

Gambian wife's anguish over missing husband

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:40pm
Days after Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh lost the December election, the prisons started emptying but Isatu Kanyi is still waiting for her husband.

French politician appears in seven places at once

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:26pm
Jean-Luc Melenchon appears in seven places simultaneously as a “holographic” projection.

Five Trump changes you may have missed

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:20pm
Many of Donald Trump's policies have made a lot of noise, but here are some changes you might have missed.

Arkansas victim's husband: 'My wife suffered big time'

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:15pm
James Phillips' wife Mary was raped and murdered in 1996 and her tormentor is now on death row.

Syria war: Sarin used in Khan Sheikhoun attack, OPCW says

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 7:11pm
The chemical weapons watchdog OPCW says samples from 10 victims of the deadly attack were analysed.

Canadian woman faces human smuggling charges

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 6:50pm
Police say they seized "a significant amount of cash" after searching her home.

Extreme violence

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 4:34pm
Born in the barrios of Los Angeles, MS-13 has risen to become one of the world's most feared gangs.

Fox News: Bill O'Reilly loses job over harassment claims

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 3:02pm
Fox News presenter Bill O'Reilly leaves over allegations of sexual harassment of female colleagues.

North Korea: Pentagon addresses confusion over strike group

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 3:00pm
Defence Secretary James Mattis says that the USS Carl Vinson is now sailing towards North Korea.


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