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Iran's Rouhani fumes at US after Ahvaz parade attack

1 hour 39 min ago
President Rouhani says Gulf States, backed by the US, enabled the deadly gun attack that killed 25.

Nigerian pirates kidnap 12 crew from Swiss cargo ship

1 hour 55 min ago
Shipping firm Massoel says pirates boarded a cargo ship and kidnapped 12 people in the Niger Delta.

Rare double-headed snake found in garden in Virginia

2 hours 53 min ago
The rare copperhead was discovered in a garden in Virginia and is unlikely to survive in the wild.

Australia fruit scare: Needles found in New Zealand strawberries

3 hours 52 min ago
The Australian scare over needles in strawberries spreads as needles are found in Auckland fruit.

Will 'Modicare' be a success in India?

3 hours 55 min ago
India has launched its new flagship health insurance scheme, dubbed "Modicare".

British 'pharmacist who joined IS' is detained in Syria

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 11:31pm
The man, who says he is from Birmingham, has been captured in Syria on suspicion of being an IS member.

'Cat Grandpa' goes viral for napping with shelter pets

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 8:14pm
Photographs of Terry Laurmen, 75, napping with his furry friends have been shared thousands of times.

The killers caught by their families’ DNA

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 7:51pm
From the Gladys Godfrey case to the alleged Golden State Killer - catching criminals through their relatives' DNA.

Spain's La Liga sets global goals

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 7:47pm
Plans to play top flight competitive Spanish games in North America are only part of a plan for worldwide growth.

Switzerland considers tighter rules on sustainable 'fair food'

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 7:46pm
In a country where food is already expensive, the people are set to vote on tighter quality control.

Long watch: What drives a mother to cross South America on foot?

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 7:41pm
The sight of hungry Venezuelan migrants on country roads has become commonplace in South America.

Abhilash Tomy: Rescue mission to reach injured Indian sailor

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 7:34pm
Solo yachtsman Abhilash Tomy is stranded in the Indian Ocean 3,700km off Perth in Western Australia.

The Chinese storyteller loved by millions

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 7:10pm
Shan Tianfang was loved across China for his emotional storytelling through the ancient art of pingshu.

Asian rivals eye 'flawed' Maldives poll

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 4:43pm
The island nation's Chinese-backed leader seeks another five-year term, with India watching closely.

Sky: Comcast outbids Fox with £30bn bid for broadcaster

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 4:09pm
US cable giant wins rare blind auction process set by the UK's Takeover Panel with £30bn offer.

Brett Kavanaugh: Judge accuser agrees to testify next week

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 3:37pm
Christine Blasey Ford agrees to appear at a Senate panel over the Supreme Court nominee allegations.

Iran blames Gulf rivals for deadly Ahvaz attack

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 1:11pm
Supreme Leader Khamenei says "regional US puppets" were behind a gun assault in Ahvaz that killed 25.

Italy acquits Tunisian 'migrant smuggling' fishermen

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 10:53am
Italy arrested the six fishermen at sea earlier this month on suspicion of smuggling migrants.

ICYMI: Fashion that's off the (Great) Wall

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 10:41am
A catwalk on the Great Wall of China plus other stories you may have missed this week.

Hong Kong express rail link launches amid controversy

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 10:41am
It cuts the journey time to mainland China - but Chinese police will be allowed to operate in Hong Kong.

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