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California wildfires: Why are so many listed as missing?
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 14:30:31 GMT
Local officials say more than 1,200 people reported missing - but that number could fluctuate.

France's Macron: Europe must unite to prevent 'global chaos'
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 18:33:39 GMT
Speaking in Berlin, France's president said Europe stands at a crossroads, and urged closer EU ties.

World Falconry Day: Eagle and falcons soar over desert show
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 18:54:18 GMT
Egyptian falconers meet in the desert to celebrate World Falconry Day and highlight an ancient sport.

Jamal Khashoggi: Trump won't listen to 'terrible' murder recording
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 20:34:47 GMT
He says he was briefed on a recording of the murder, but will not listen to the "terrible tape" himself.

Yellow vests: Hundreds injured as France fuel protests continue
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:00:53 GMT
Protests against rising fuel prices spill into Sunday after almost 300,000 took to the streets.

US mid-terms: Rick Scott wins contested Florida Senate race
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 21:30:25 GMT
Democratic Senator Bill Nelson concedes after a fraught and protracted recounting process.

Kenya bans Marie Stopes from offering abortion services
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 20:42:58 GMT
Authorities say complaints were made that the Marie Stopes organisation was promoting abortion.

Australian wedding magazine White shuts after LGBT row
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 15:46:29 GMT
Australian wedding magazine White was dropped by advertisers for refusing to feature gay couples.

Ukraine transgender rally disrupted by far-right militants
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 16:53:42 GMT
Organisers were forced to call off their demonstration after disruption by far-right counter-protesters.

'Indiana Jones of art' finds stolen Cyprus mosaic
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 12:36:48 GMT
The Dutch investigator says he is proud to be able to return the sixth-Century mosaic to Cyprus.

South Africa's Ramaphosa to repay campaign donation
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 15:25:55 GMT
President Cyril Ramaphosa is to repay a $35,000 campaign donation after misleading MPs.

Netanyahu warns of danger of early Israel election
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 19:25:55 GMT
Mr Netanyahu has rejected his partners' ultimatum and assumed the Israel's defence post for himself.

Khashoggi murder: What's next for Mohammed bin Salman?
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 14:38:10 GMT
The US is yet to reach a final conclusion on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, officials say, despite reports the CIA believes it was ordered by the Saudi crown prince.

India's first elephant hospital
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 13:31:51 GMT
The charity-run centre aims to treat elephants rescued from captivity and injured in accidents.

Domestic slave's bid for freedom after 10 years
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 10:23:36 GMT
'Marish' has been kept by a family as a a domestic slave for over a decade but now she's prepared to leave the unbearable oppression behind and attempt to escape.

California wildfires: Trump visits Paradise
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 21:25:55 GMT
Speaking in the devastated town of Paradise, President Trump praised the efforts of recovery teams.

France fuel protest: Thousands march in yellow vests over diesel tax
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 17:27:10 GMT
Thousands of people have marched in high-visibility yellow vests to protest a price rise in diesel.

Nigerian special effects makeup artist on creating gore for Nollywood
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:18:17 GMT
Meet the special effects makeup artist creating blood and gore for the Nigerian film industry.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: Imams divided over video game fatwa
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 02:44:39 GMT
Some imams in Kurdistan have officially banned a hugely popular video game — but others are hitting back.

Sheikh Hasina: Lawsuit threat over Bangladesh PM 'tail' error
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 14:06:23 GMT
A supporter of the Bangladeshi PM threatened to sue a cinema over a "humiliating" spelling error.

Golden Horse awards hit by controversy over Taiwan
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 12:55:26 GMT
The Golden Horse awards recognise the best Chinese films - but this time there's a row over Taiwan.

Elvis Presley gets US Presidential Medal of Freedom
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 21:58:31 GMT
President Donald Trump awarded the star and six other recipients the Medal of Freedom.

Hailey Baldwin and Justin Bieber appear to confirm marriage
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 13:03:56 GMT
The couple have both referenced marriage on Instagram, just months after getting engaged.

Police dance delights Russian viewers
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:06:06 GMT
A Siberian police dance routine has captivated Russian viewers.

Swedes debate period-proofed workplaces
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:59:10 GMT
Swedes are divided over a proposal to have workplace menstruation spaces.

Russia minefield found by major road
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:11:33 GMT
A Russian wartime minefield has been found alongside a major highway.

Biden's adopted new dog - and other political pets
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 15:56:46 GMT
The former US vice-president has adopted Major, a German Shepherd, from a shelter.

Jonestown: Rebuilding my life after surviving the massacre
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:31:44 GMT
Laura Johnston Kohl reflects on surviving the events of November 1978, when more than 900 died.

The women keeping peace... in the deadliest place
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:31:53 GMT
The UN wants to recruit more women as peacekeepers. In Mali at present they make up just 3% of a 15,000-strong force.

Palm oil: One woman's fight to save 'the last place on Earth'
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:05:18 GMT
Farwiza Farhan on efforts to protect the forests where orangutan, rhinos, elephants and tigers co-exist.

Delhi's rickshaw pullers: Toxic air is killing us but we can't quit
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 01:24:07 GMT
Delhi's rickshaw pullers say they don't contribute to air pollution, but are still the worst affected.

Olympic Games: Why cities are snubbing the 'greatest show on Earth'
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:26:32 GMT
Bids to host the summer and winter Games are falling. Is time up for the 'greatest show on Earth'?

The women smashing Ethiopia's glass ceiling
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 01:45:51 GMT
Male dominance in Ethiopia is being challenged with the appointment of women to powerful government posts, writes Hana Zeratsyon.

Vienna, nest of spies: Why Austria is still centre for espionage
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:06:31 GMT
Austria's capital has long been a hotbed of espionage, and it continues up to the present day.

Welcome sight: Why some Jamaicans want the army to stay
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:17:50 GMT
The Jamaican government has deployed the army to patrol some streets and residents are welcoming it.



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