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Tying down roofs ahead of typhoon

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 2:34am
People in the Philippines are preparing for the worst as Typhoon Mangkhut powers towards them.

Email scam: Nigerian 'ran ring from Sydney detention centre'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 2:21am
The Nigerian ringleader directed a multi-million dollar operation via 16 phones, police say.

Trump says US under 'no pressure' for China trade deal

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 12:22am
The comments follow reports that the US and China may hold talks on the escalating trade conflict.

Hurricane Florence: 'Life-threatening' storm starts to lash US

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 10:15pm
Officials warn Hurricane Florence could kill "a lot of people" as it nears the US East Coast.

Scott Morrison: Australia PM puts hands up over 'not OK' lyrics

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 9:51pm
Scott Morrison had been ridiculed for posting a video that was set to a famous hip-hop song.

Gas explosions set homes ablaze

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 9:03pm
More than 30 homes and buildings caught fire after a series of explosions rocked three towns.

Being 18 on UK's Rathlin Island

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 8:50pm
Benedict Anslow talks about what life is like as one of the few young people on Rathlin Island.

Hurricane Florence: What it’s like as the storm sets in

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 8:47pm
BBC correspondents show us what they're seeing as the storm nears the coasts of the Carolinas.

Ig Nobel win for kidney stone removing roller-coaster

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 8:04pm
It's a scream: Riding on some types of roller-coaster is an effective way of removing kidney stones.

'Gas-related explosions' set fire to homes near Boston

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 8:01pm
Police are evacuating residents after at least 39 homes and businesses caught fire across three towns.

Why Afghanistan is more dangerous than ever

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 7:21pm
The Taliban are mounting deadly attacks across Afghanistan, and the 17-year war has no clear end in sight.

Africa's week in pictures: 7-13 September 2018

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 7:17pm
A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere this week.

French heritage lottery aims to save national treasures

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 7:16pm
France's new lottery is raising money for hundreds of historic buildings - borrowing a British idea.

Brazil meeting votes to protect world's whale population

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 7:11pm
The non-binding declaration by the International Whaling Commission angers pro-whaling nations.

The Skripal suspects' walk through Salisbury

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 7:03pm
Two suspects in the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in the UK have said they were merely tourists.

Lehman anniversary: The five most surprising consequences

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 5:53pm
A decade on, some of the big consequences of the financial crisis are also the most surprising.

David Keyes: Netanyahu aide steps aside amid sexual misconduct claims

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 2:29pm
Several women have accused David Keyes, a spokesman for the Israeli PM, of inappropriate behaviour.

Zakynthos rockfall: Greece tourists film aftermath of cliff collapse

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 2:03pm
Several people were hurt when a cliff collapsed on a popular beach on the Greek island of Zakynthos.

Putin visits Russia's biggest war games and vows to boost army

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 1:55pm
The president says Russia's biggest war games since the fall of the Soviet Union are purely defensive.

Venezuelan ex-officials charged in Andorra over $2.3bn graft scheme

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 1:27pm
Andorra alleges companies doing business with Venezuela's state oil company were overcharged.


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