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Australia PM Scott Morrison meets Trump for White House state dinner

2 hours 16 min ago
The two have heaped praise on each other and now Scott Morrison will get a rare state dinner.

Hong Kong police 'pushed to the limit'

2 hours 33 min ago
A senior officer has admitted that Hong Kong police are struggling to deal with months of protests.

Brazil dam disaster firms to face criminal charges

3 hours 11 min ago
Police say mining giant Vale and German auditor Tüv Süd used falsified documents to certify the dam.

Japan 30-10 Russia: Hosts win opening match at Rugby World Cup

4 hours 36 min ago
Kotaro Matsushima scores a hat-trick as hosts Japan begin the 2019 Rugby World Cup with victory against Russia in the tournament's opening game.

Germany plans €54bn climate deal amid 500 protests

4 hours 49 min ago
Angela Merkel's government agrees to cut CO2 emissions faster, but protesters say it is not enough.

Cuba's 'sonic weapon' may have been mosquito gas

5 hours 21 min ago
A mystery illness that has blighted diplomats in Havana may have been due to fumigation, a study says.

Bill de Blasio: New York mayor pulls out of US presidential race

5 hours 31 min ago
Bill de Blasio says it's "clearly not my time" as he drops out of the 2020 election campaign.

Jennifer Lopez stripper film Hustlers banned in Malaysia

5 hours 53 min ago
The country's film censorship board decrees that Hustlers is "not suitable for public screening".

North Korean held in Russia 'for poaching' dies

6 hours 22 min ago
The fisherman was one of six injured while resisting arrest, a Russian border official says.

Millions attend global climate strike

7 hours 5 min ago
Protesters demand "an end to the age of fossil fuels and climate justice for everyone".

Nigeria shuts Action Against Hunger aid group 'for feeding militants'

8 hours 37 min ago
Action Against Hunger denies accusations that it is supplying "food and drugs" to Boko Haram.

Climate protest student: 'I'm here to step up and say no more'

8 hours 44 min ago
Student Gina Hale is one of the protesters taking part in the day of climate action.

Taiwan loses another ally as Kiribati cuts ties

9 hours 21 min ago
Taiwan says Beijing is using "dollar diplomacy" to poach one of its last remaining allies.

YouTuber pays compensation after 'copycat' death

11 hours 41 min ago
The influencer has compensated the family of a dead 14-year-old girl - but denied responsibility.

Colt suspends AR-15 rifle production for civilians

11 hours 59 min ago
Colt suspends the production of sporting rifles including the AR-15, used in several US mass shootings

Gulalai Ismail: Activist in hiding flees Pakistan for the US

12 hours 11 min ago
Gulalai Ismail is accused of "anti-state activities" and is now in New York seeking asylum.

Climate change: Firms make green energy vows as call for action grow

14 hours 30 min ago
Amazon and Google are among global firms setting out new green energy plans as climate pressure rises.

The man who stopped a mega-dam and saved Borneo's rainforest

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 11:45pm
Peter Kallang has been awarded a top prize for stopping a mega-dam being built in Borneo.

Singapore Grand Prix: How will haze affect the drivers and fans?

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 10:44pm
F1 returns to Singapore this weekend - just as the city sees its worst air quality in three years.

Australian brothers guilty of IS plane bomb plot

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 9:37pm
The pair tried to blow up an Eithad flight with a bomb hidden inside a meat grinder, a court finds.


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