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Auschwitz 75 years on: Holocaust Day prompts new anti-Semitism warnings
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:14:58 GMT
World leaders warn of resurgent hatred, 75 years after the Nazis' Auschwitz death camp was liberated.

Kobe Bryant: Investigators work to determine crash cause
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 17:38:44 GMT
Nine people, including Bryant's daughter, were killed in the crash which happened in foggy weather.

Kobe Bryant: How his hometown is mourning
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:49:56 GMT
At Lower Merion High School in Philadelphia, people gather to pay tribute to the basketball hero.

Watch live: US President Trump's impeachment trial
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 17:59:13 GMT
Watch live coverage from Washington DC of US President Donald Trump's impeachment trial.

Prince Andrew 'uncooperative' over Epstein inquiry, US prosecutor says
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 18:02:02 GMT
US Attorney Geoffrey Berman says the FBI have contacted the Duke of York's lawyers.

Coronavirus: Death toll rises to 81 as China extends holiday
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 14:08:54 GMT
The new year holiday has been extended by three days, in an attempt to contain the outbreak.

Calls grow for Bolton impeachment testimony
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:50:36 GMT
The ex-national security adviser's evidence could undermine Donald Trump's trial defence, reports say.

Afghan plane crash: US jet comes down in Taliban territory
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 18:00:22 GMT
An aircraft has crashed and caught fire in eastern Afghanistan, but details remain unclear.

The Fighter and the Pimp: Fighting for Congo's most vulnerable girls in Kinshasa
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:01:06 GMT
Shaki is an inspiration for dozens of street children, and her home has become a refuge for girls.

Manzoor Pashteen: Activist who dared to challenge Pakistan army held
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:45:34 GMT
The Pashtun tribesman who became the face of protests alleging rights abuses by troops is in custody.

Iranian aircraft slides onto highway after pilot 'misses' runway
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:20:32 GMT
Two people are hurt as the Caspian Airlines plane carrying 136 passengers skids across a road.

German police probe Nazi-style beer brand
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:45:27 GMT
A beer with a label stating "German Reich Brewery" sells out in a store in eastern Germany.

Could John Bolton be an impeachment game-changer?
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 18:00:51 GMT
Democrats hope the ex-White House aide's book could deliver a plot twist in the president's trial.

Trump peace plan: High stakes and low chances
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 16:11:29 GMT
Donald Trump's long-awaited peace plan holds historic opportunity, but odds are stacked against it.

Kobe Bryant: 'Genius who had his controversies'
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:06:42 GMT
How Kobe Bryant, a genius on the basketball court, sometimes a flawed character off it, appeared to be solving his life after sport in a way that many of his contemporaries and antecedents could not.

Teenage adoption: The family that took in a 17-year-old girl
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:16:53 GMT
How a 17-year-old girl got out of foster care and found a permanent home with a loving family.

Auschwitz survivor: Playing the cello saved my life
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 17:30:38 GMT
Anita Lasker-Wallfisch's musical talent saved her from the gas chambers at Auschwitz.

Kobe Bryant: Sports stars and fans pay tribute to basketball star
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 06:04:17 GMT
Members of the public and celebrities reacted in shock to the death of basketball star Kobe Bryant.

China coronavirus: Road blocks and ghost towns
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 11:44:46 GMT
A BBC team travels into Hubei province, where the deadly new coronavirus originated.

Turkey earthquake: At least 20 dead as buildings collapse
Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:46:44 GMT
A devastating earthquake has hit Turkey's Elazig province, with over a thousand injured and many dead.

Chinese New Year: What you need to know
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:01:44 GMT
Here's what you need to know about one of the world's biggest celebrations

Man uses warm coffee to rescue kittens frozen to ground
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 20:34:06 GMT
An oil worker in Alberta, Canada, rescued the animals while inspecting wells.

'I was 90% dead': Henri's story of surviving Auschwitz
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:27:01 GMT
Henri Kichka lost his family in the Nazi death camp, but lived on to tell his own story of survival.

How the camp became centre of Nazi Holocaust
Thu, 23 Jan 2020 01:06:25 GMT
It is 75 years since Soviet Union troops liberated Auschwitz - now marked as Holocaust Memorial Day.

Three women who were part of a quiet resistance against the Nazis in Berlin
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 00:01:25 GMT
The three were part of a quiet resistance against the Nazis in Second World War Berlin.

Photos from families ripped apart by the Holocaust
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:39:09 GMT
Jewish survivors use family photos to describe their relatives murdered by the Nazis at Auschwitz.

Auschwitz: Searching for traces of my grandfather
Sat, 25 Jan 2020 00:11:45 GMT
Meijer Nieweg was murdered in August 1942. It has taken decades for details of his death to emerge.

Nambi Narayanan: The fake spy scandal that blew up a rocket scientist's career
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:01:02 GMT
Falsely charged with selling secrets to Pakistan, Nambi Narayanan's life was knocked off course.

The man teaching 300 million people a new language
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:29:02 GMT
Luis von Ahn is the founder and boss of Duolingo, the world's most popular language learning app.

'They are invaders': Brazil indigenous group takes on mining giant
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:08:53 GMT
Brazil's Mura indigenous group starts consultation that could reject a proposed mining project.

Boeing 777X: World's largest twin-engine jet completes first flight
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 02:08:52 GMT
The 777X test flight comes after Boeing's 737 Max plane was grounded following two fatal crashes.

Iran executes 'Crocodile of the Gulf' drug kingpin
Sat, 25 Jan 2020 15:41:00 GMT
The Gulf state executes an international drug dealer it caught smuggling 100 tonnes of drugs.



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