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China coronavirus: Death toll rises as disease spreads

29 min 57 sec ago
Fifteen more people have been killed by the virus in China, as the country celebrates Lunar New Year.

Still seeking answers a year after Brazil dam collapse

1 hour 31 min ago
One year on from the dam collapse at Brazil's Corrego de Feijao mine, many are still seeking answers.

Facebook and YouTube moderators sign PTSD disclosure

3 hours 23 min ago
Content moderators review hundreds of disturbing images each day for social media sites.

Why China’s LGBT hide their identities at Lunar New Year

4 hours 14 min ago
Representation of China's LGBT community is improving but many still struggle during Lunar New Year.

Auschwitz: Searching for traces of my grandfather

4 hours 17 min ago
Meijer Nieweg was murdered in August 1942. It has taken decades for details of his death to emerge.

Coronavirus: How can China build a hospital so quickly?

4 hours 26 min ago
Wuhan is building a new hospital that will be finished within six days, according to China's state media.

Avalanche survivors in Pakistan-administered Kashmir tell of horror

4 hours 27 min ago
Journalist Sajid Mir trekked for hours to reach villagers cut off in Pakistan-administered Kashmir.

Chinese diasporas on edge over coronavirus

4 hours 55 min ago
Chinese overseas are concerned for their own health and that of their families back home.

French Christian charity says four employees missing in Baghdad

5 hours 47 min ago
SOS Chrétiens d’Orient says three French nationals and one Iraqi have been missing since Monday.

US Space Force logo looks like one from Star Trek

5 hours 51 min ago
George Takei, star of the original 1960s Star Trek TV series, is jokingly demanding royalties.

Turkey earthquake: At least 14 dead as buildings collapse

6 hours 13 min ago
At least 14 people are killed and buildings collapse after the 6.8 magnitude quake.

Six maps and graphics to explain the outbreak

6 hours 16 min ago
Six maps and graphics explaining how the respiratory virus has spread and how it is being dealt with.

Bodies of three children found in County Dublin

7 hours 2 min ago
A woman has been taken to hospital and gardaí described the deaths in Newcastle as 'unexplained'.

Man uses warm coffee to rescue kittens frozen to ground

7 hours 55 min ago
An oil worker in Alberta, Canada, rescued the animals while inspecting wells.

Iran raid left '34 US troops with traumatic brain injuries'

8 hours 49 min ago
The Pentagon announcement comes after President Trump dismissed the injuries as "headaches".

Trump impeachment trial: What happened so far

9 hours 58 sec ago
As prosecution gives way to defence, we look back at what you might have missed and what to expect.

Vanessa Nakate: Climate activist hits out at 'racist' photo crop

10 hours 12 min ago
Vanessa Nakate releases an emotional statement after being cut out of a photo with white activists.

Trump first president to attend anti-abortion March for Life

10 hours 19 min ago
The president says he wants to defend unborn children, but critics accuse him of distraction tactics.

Vietnamese police fine men filmed showering while riding motorbike

11 hours 20 min ago
Footage shows the men washing themselves with soap and a bucket of water in southern Vietnam.

Russian bedroom camera in aircon 'spied on activist'

11 hours 41 min ago
Anastasia Shevchenko has been under house arrest for a year and has found a spy-camera in her flat.

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