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New York police arrest man with petrol in St Patrick's Cathedral

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 2:54am
Police arrest a man carrying petrol and lighters who entered St Patrick's Cathedral in New York.

How new tech might help rebuild

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 12:35am
Using modern technology to preserve a medieval building is nothing new in France.

Karen Ristevski killing: Husband jailed in high-profile Australia case

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 11:20pm
In a high-profile case, Borce Ristevski spent years denying that he had killed his wife Karen.

Nusrat Jahan Rafi: Burned to death for reporting sexual harassment

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 9:02pm
Nusrat was set on fire after accusing her headmaster of sexual harassment, but spoke out before dying.

Nicaragua refugees: 'I don't understand why people hate us'

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 9:00pm
Nicaraguans in Costa Rica face a backlash from those angry about the growing numbers seeking refuge.

Notre-Dame fire: How a cathedral became the heart of France

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 8:54pm
Why Notre-Dame will always have place in the hearts of Parisians and international visitors.

'The doctor wrote a question mark for my child's sex'

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 8:50pm
A child known as Baby A became the subject of a high court case that has prompted Kenya to start changing its approach to intersex children.

Federico Borella scoops first prize in the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 8:45pm
A project on Indian farmers has won this year's awards.

North Korea test fires new tactical guided weapon - state media

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 8:00pm
The announcement is the first public weapons test since US-North Korean talks collapsed.

Once destroyed by the Taliban, the Buddha statues live again

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 7:18pm
A team of conservators are working to breathe new life into a collection of Buddha statues destroyed by the Taliban.

Will AI kill developing world growth?

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 7:08pm
Automation could wipe out many jobs in developing countries, says globalisation expert Ian Goldin.

HIV used to cure 'bubble boy' disease

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 6:33pm
All eight infants now have fully functioning immune systems after undergoing treatment, say experts.

Madeira crash: At least 28 killed on tourist bus near Caniço

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 5:08pm
The bus had been carrying German tourists when it plunged off a road near the town of Caniço.

Ivanka Trump: I declined father's suggestion of World Bank job

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 3:58pm
She says her father suggested the role to her, but she told him she was happy in her work.

Ohio pastor sorry after inviting students to slap him in 'crucifixion lesson'

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 3:26pm
Students were invited to spit on, and use a knife to cut, the Ohio pastor during a church event.

Five numbers that explain US border crisis

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 1:57pm
As the US moves to expand indefinite detention for asylum seekers, here's what you need to know.

'Columbine-obsessed' woman accused of Denver school threats found dead

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 1:56pm
Denver schools shut as police sought the woman, who was allegedly obsessed with the Columbine shooting.

Windrush scandal: One year on

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 1:34pm
Paulette was threatened with deportation to Jamaica despite living in the UK for 50 years.

EU struggles over law to tackle spread of terror online

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 1:30pm
Law changes agreed by the European Parliament do not pass the "Christchurch test", an official says.

Michelle Obama on Notre-Dame fire: 'You have been through worse'

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 1:15pm
Former US first lady Michelle Obama talks about the Notre-Dame fire during her Paris book tour.

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