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Zimbabwe's ruling party sacks Robert Mugabe as leader
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 13:59:41 GMT
Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF removes Robert Mugabe and gives him a day to resign as president.

US nuclear chief would resist 'illegal' presidential strike order
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 09:52:55 GMT
Gen John Hyten says that instead he would work to agree a legal alternative with a president.

Argentina missing submarine: Satellite signals detected
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 04:57:48 GMT
The Argentine naval submarine went missing on Wednesday with 44 crew on board

Beijing housing block fire: Nineteen people killed
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 11:16:31 GMT
The blaze broke out in the city's southern Daxing district, mostly inhabited by migrant workers.

Lena Dunham sorry for comment on writer accused of sexual assault
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 11:48:07 GMT
The Girls star admits she was "naive" in supporting a colleague after a sexual assault claim.

Chile to elect President Bachelet's successor
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 11:12:33 GMT
Eight candidates are standing, with ex-president Sebastián Piñera seen as a clear favourite.

David Cassidy: Ex-Partridge Family star suffers organ failure
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 07:16:23 GMT
He is reported to require a liver transplant and has kidney problems.

French policeman kills three and himself north of Paris
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 12:46:30 GMT
The 31-year-old used his service gun against his girlfriend, her family and passers-by near Paris.

Palestinians 'could freeze US ties' over Washington office closure
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 22:44:19 GMT
The US says the Palestinians can't have an office if they pursue Israelis at an international court.

Bristol sailor dies in Clipper Round the World Race
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 12:23:00 GMT
Clipper Round the World Race team says Simon Speirs was swept overboard in the Southern Ocean.

Zimbabweans gather for 'death of a dynasty'
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 22:00:17 GMT
Thousands in Zimbabwe have gathered to celebrate the army's takeover of the country.

Bosnia's silent killer: The coal industry
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:17:39 GMT
The Balkan country has the world's second highest death rate caused by air pollution.

Zimbabwe crisis: 'People sense Robert Mugabe is gone'
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:13:13 GMT
Protests turn to celebrations on the streets of Zimbabwe's capital Harare.

Zimbabwe: 'Freedom has finally come to Zimbabwe'
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:52:38 GMT
There is widespread jubilation in the capital Harare, as people take to the streets calling on President Mugabe to stand down.

The world's biggest lithium battery farm
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:59:02 GMT
The plant in the US state of California stores enough energy to power 20,000 homes for four hours.

Drone footage captures extent of US oil leak
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:12:43 GMT
Five thousand barrels leaked from the Keystone pipeline.

Gamer predicts that eSports is going to be 'bigger than soccer'
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:04:09 GMT
A day in the life of Travis "Castaway" Waters, the South African who gets paid to play video games.

Rare Tintin art fetches $500,000 at Paris auction
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:50:31 GMT
The picture from the album King Ottokar's Sceptre was among items by Belgian artist Hergé

Algeria football coach vents at journalist
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:07:03 GMT
Algeria head coach Rabah Madjer loses his temper when a journalist asks Leicester City midfielder Riyad Mahrez a question about the team's recent displays.

Massive meatball accident closes Swedish road
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:58:06 GMT
A lorry accident involving 20 tonnes of meatballs closed a road in Sweden.

Siberian capsule says noodles, flash drives define 2017
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:41:07 GMT
Siberian time capsule says instant noodles and memory sticks define our age.

Spanish nuns face fine for restoring church organ
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:01:19 GMT
A Spanish convent faces a fine for restoring an historic organ without permission.

History's mirror
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:22:23 GMT
Arrivals from Syria have awakened old memories about what it means to flee.

Satellite spotlight
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:30:35 GMT
Satellite images appear to show North Korea developing a submarine launched ballistic missile

War and waste
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:36:42 GMT
Yemen is on the brink of famine - so how come when markets there are full of fresh food?

Family affair
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:39:09 GMT
With Robert Mugabe's hopes of handing power to his wife over, which political dynasties are still going strong elsewhere in Africa?

Jesus in heels?
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 01:01:46 GMT
Katy Watson reports on how the growing polarisation in Brazilian society is affecting the arts.



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