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Syria conflict: Inside the final rebel stronghold

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 2:57am
Millions of people who have long opposed the Syrian regime are trapped at the border with Turkey.

Mahathir Mohamad: Malaysian prime minister in shock resignation

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 2:49am
The 94-year-old's surprise move comes amid rumours that he may form a new coalition.

Donald Trump in India: US president begins first official trip

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 2:35am
The US president's visit is expected to focus on ties between the world's two largest democracies.

Coronavirus: North Korea quarantines foreigners

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 11:44pm
Meanwhile, South Korea has quarantined 7,700 troops after an outbreak in the military.

Komla Dumor Award 2020: Seeking a rising star of African journalism

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 11:27pm
BBC seeks future star of African journalism for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award 2020.

Virus credit crunch hits millions of Chinese firms

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 11:06pm
Prolonged shutdowns for businesses in China are bringing many firms to the brink of survival.

Israel says it struck Islamic Jihad sites in Gaza and Syria

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 9:26pm
The Israeli military says it launched the air strikes in response to rocket fire from Gaza.

Canary Islands sandstorm: Flights disrupted as dust cloud strands tourists

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 7:30pm
Flights to and from the Spanish islands have been disrupted, leaving tourists stranded at airports.

What Donald Trump gets out of his trip to India

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 7:15pm
The US president's first official trip to the world's largest democracy will be a photo-op and a half.

How Africa hopes to gain from the 'new scramble'

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 7:05pm
The continent's leaders have been globe-trotting to attend Africa-themed summits, but do they have a plan?

Earth Harp: The man behind the unique instruments 'epic' sound

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 7:05pm
The inventor of the world's longest string instrument explains its unique and majestic sound.

'My journey to accept being a childless woman' in Niger

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 7:03pm
Filmmaker Aicha Macky from Niger is on a journey to determine her role in society as a childless woman.

New questions over Farah's relationship with Salazar

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 7:01pm
Fresh questions over Mo Farah's relationship with his disgraced former coach Alberto Salazar are raised in a new BBC Panorama investigation.

Hamburg election: Merkel party 'slumps as Greens surge'

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 5:52pm
The CDU suffers its worst-ever poll result in the city state, as the left consolidates power.

Hunters: Jewish groups criticise Holocaust portrayal in Amazon show

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 2:25pm
The drama series draws ire for a gruesome and fictitious human chess scene at Auschwitz.

Canary Island sandstorm: Flights cancelled due to Saharan sand

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 1:55pm
Passengers have been left stranded after a strong sandstorm caused poor visibility.

Coronavirus: Italy imposes lockdown to tackle new outbreak

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 12:24pm
About 50,000 people cannot enter or leave several towns in northern Italy without permission.

Togo opposition alleges 'fake' polling stations

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 12:17pm
Voting ended on Saturday for a president in Togo which has been led by the same family for 53 years.

Tyson Fury: 'Maverick Fury can do no wrong but Anthony Joshua fight will seal immortality'

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 9:51am
After his seventh-round defeat of Deontay Wilder, a unique place in sporting history awaits Tyson Fury if he secures a unification fight against Anthony Joshua.

Earthquake kills at least 9 in Turkey, injures many in Iran

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 8:07am
The quake kills at least nine in eastern Turkey, with injuries and collapsed buildings in Iran.

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