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Turkmen police stop women drivers

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 12:04pm
Turkmen police are taking away women's driving licences in the capital Ashgabat.

Crans-Montana: Rescuers hunt for skiers in Swiss avalanche

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 11:34am
The avalanche was reported at the popular Crans-Montana resort on Tuesday afternoon.

Alabama newspaper editor calls on KKK to lynch Democrats

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 10:00am
The editor said the Ku Klux Klan should lynch "socialist-communist" Democrats and raid Washington DC.

Obituary: Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel's iconic fashion designer

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 9:47am
The German-born designer's creative flair and business acumen made him a worldwide icon.

'Ivory Queen' Yang Fenglan jailed in Tanzania

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 9:22am
The Chinese businesswoman was sentenced to 15 years in prison for operating an ivory-smuggling ring.

How many IS foreign fighters are left in Iraq and Syria?

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 8:29am
More than 40,000 jihadists from 110 countries are thought to have travelled to Syria and Iraq.

IS 'trapping 200 families' in last bastion in Syria

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 8:03am
The UN says women and children are apparently being actively prevented from leaving Baghuz.

Roger Stone sorry for judge crosshair post

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 8:00am
An Instagram post featuring the image has since been taken down.

Bernie Sanders announces second US presidential bid

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 7:55am
The 77-year-old senator and self-declared socialist announces a second bid for the White House.

Sixteen rescued from broken gondola ride

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 7:17am
Firefighters have rescued 16 people trapped in gondolas at SeaWorld in San Diego.

After Kashmir attack, what are India's options?

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 7:09am
India's government is under pressure to respond to the attack on its forces in Kashmir.

Jewish graves desecrated near Strasbourg in eastern France

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 6:49am
Some 80 graves are damaged at a Jewish cemetery, ahead of nationwide marches against anti-Semitism.

Fashion designer Lagerfeld dead at 85

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 6:45am
Superstar fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dies, aged 85, in Paris, French media report.

Channel storm damaged Russian S-400 missiles bound for China

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 6:31am
The anti-aircraft missiles were on a Russian ship, but two other missile ships did reach China.

Tiny South Africa beach restaurant Wolfgat wins top award

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 6:13am
A beachside eatery wins top prize at the inaugural World Restaurant Awards in Paris.

The French château you part own for €50

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 5:48am
A 13th Century French castle that has lain in ruins since the 1930s is set for a new lease of life.

Pakistan warns India against attack

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 3:49am
PM Imran Khan also urges Delhi to provide evidence to support its claims that Pakistan was involved.

SeaWorld rescue: Firefighters rescue 16 people from San Diego ride

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 3:49am
US firefighters bring down 16 people trapped on an airborne ride at the San Diego amusement park.

Chinese slowdown hits HSBC profits

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 3:33am
Profits at Europe's largest bank rise by less than forecast after a challenging end to 2018.

Hollywood hitmaker's fight for an Oscar

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 11:24pm
I'll Fight, a song written for documentary RBG, is Diane Warren's tenth Oscar-nominated song.


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