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Anzac Day: Aboriginal flag row in Western Australia

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 11:10pm
Critics say the policy to prohibit indigenous displays at war commemorations is offensive.

Iran hardliners set to sweep parliamentary polls

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 9:27pm
Thousands of moderates were barred from standing, with the outcome likely to weaken the president.

Germany shooting: Vigils held for victims of racist attack

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 9:14pm
Germany's government is facing calls to do more to combat far-right extremism following the attack.

How Hollywood movies saved a gay Russian teenager

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 8:04pm
A mail order bride moved to the US with her gay son, but her conservative husband had a surprise in store.

British pianist James Rhodes drives child abuse reform in Spain

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 8:03pm
Spain's child abuse laws are set for an overhaul under the new government thanks to James Rhodes.

The place where you must talk to your neighbours

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 7:58pm
A block of flats in Sweden is tackling loneliness by mixing age groups - and making socialising an obligation.

Coronavirus: Ukraine protesters attack buses carrying China evacuees

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 7:44pm
President Volodymyr Zelensky urged people to show solidarity and remember "we are all human".

Blind Portsmouth astronomer shares his love of space

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 7:42pm
Nic Bonne, who uses 3D-printed models to study galaxies, wants more people to stargaze.

Can computers ever beat speaking a foreign tongue?

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 7:21pm
Developers say you can now converse effortlessly using translation tech, but others are not so sure.

Abandoned seafarers: Hungry, penniless and far from home

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 7:19pm
Hundreds of seafarers are stranded around the world on board ships abandoned by their owners.

Hinds: The band who answered The Strokes' last-minute call

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 7:11pm
A crazy week in the world of Spanish act Hinds, who are on the road with the New York indie icons.

Soot in Nigeria's Port Harcourt endangers residents' health

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 7:03pm
Port Harcourt resident Kalio says air pollution in the Nigerian city is damaging her health.

Germany shooting: Vigils held for victims

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 7:01pm
People gathered to remember the nine people killed in a gun attack in Hanau.

The complicated truth behind Trump’s ‘American comeback'

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 6:01pm
President Trump hailed the "great American comeback", so why are working families still struggling?

Germany shooting: 'It was a shock but not a surprise'

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 5:26pm
Three German Kurds talk to the BBC about the aftermath of the attack and racism in Germany.

Workers found trapped in illegal tobacco factory in Spain

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 1:51pm
Twelve British nationals suspected of running the underground factory in Spain were arrested.

Trump ally Roger Stone sentenced to prison

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 1:44pm
The "disgust at the defendant's belligerence should transcend party," a US judge said of Stone.

Germany shooting: Investigation into 'deeply racist' gunman's links

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 11:50am
The suspected gunman killed nine people "of migrant background" in shisha bars on Wednesday night.

UK says Russia's GRU behind massive Georgia cyber-attack

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 11:12am
The UK Foreign Office said October's attack was designed to undermine Georgia's sovereignty.

Human brain seized in mail truck on US-Canada border

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 11:04am
The item was in a mail package sent from Canada and labelled "Antique Teaching Specimen".


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